President Bashar al-Assad on Wednesday denounced Israel’s responsibility for the Russian plane shot down by the Syrian army’s anti-aircraft defence, which was activated to intercept missiles from the Jewish state. “This unfortunate incident is the result of Israeli arrogance and depravity,” the Syrian president assured the Syrian president, in a letter of condolence sent to…

On 15 July, US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are scheduled to meet in Vienna. One of the main issues to be addressed should be the situation in Syria. In fact, it is a question of defining the structure of the post-war Syrian State. According to the London-based newspaper Al-Hayat, which refers…

Syrian President Bashar Assad gave an interview to the Iranian television channel Al-Alam. In a conversation with the journalist, the Syrian leader paid great attention to the situation in the border area with Israel. According to him, the United States and Israel are hindering Russia’s efforts to reach an agreement that would allow return without…

A minister in the Israeli security cabinet said on Monday 7 May 2018 that Israel could kill the Syrian president and overthrow his government if Iran, which supports Bashar al-Assad, used the Syrian territory to attack Israel. “Israel has not been involved in the (Syrian) civil war so far,” Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz told the…

U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley gave an interview on Sunday, April 15 to Face the Nation on CBS News, and during a conversation with host Margaret Brennan, she answered questions about the situation in Syria. Brennan recalled that since last April in Syria, at least 30 chemical attacks, including the use of sarin,…

Violent fighting on Sunday 11 March 2018 pitted the Syrian pro-government forces against the rebels entrenched in the eastern Ghouta, where more than 1,100 civilians have been killed since the start of the offensive launched by the Damascus regime, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). The progression of the troops supporting Assad…

The Syrian army “advanced on several” fronts in the rebel enclave of the eastern Ghouta, announced Sunday 4 March 2018 a military source quoted by the official agency Sana, as the regime has just made a breakthrough in this insurgent stronghold. Supported by the Russian ally, the regime of Bashar al-Assad tries to reclaim this…