News Stories

Here you will find a compilation of articles on events taking place in Syria - alternative to corporate media, unless the information has not yet been covered by alternative media.

March 2016

Hunter News, 27 March 2016 - Syrian military correspondents shot an impressive video clip about the special operation on liberation of the ancient city of Palmyra of ISIS terrorists. The footage shot by a drone demonstrates the coordinated work of departments of government troops and allied militias, infantry, artillery and aviation.
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February 2016

Fars News 29 Feb 2016 - Around 250 militants in the Southern province of Dara'a laid down their arms on Monday and turned themselves in to the Syrian officials as the pro-government forces keep on advancing across the country.
250 Militants Surrender to Syrian Author
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Global Research 25 February 2016 - The UN World Food Program (WFP) aids for the restricted Syrian civilians in Deir Ezzor city have landed mostly in ISIS controlled territories, a source in the city’s administration said Thursday.
Syria-UN Aid Lands in ISIS Territory.pdf
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January 2016

December 2015

By Christof Lehmann, nsnbc, 26 Dec 2015 - Zahran Alloush, the commander of the Jaysh al-Islam alliance was killed in a Damascus suburb. August 21, 2013 the Saudi intelligence asset Alloush was commanding Liwa-al-Islam when he gave the order to launch the chemical weapons attack against the East Ghouta suburb of Damascus.
Zahran Alloush Killed.pdf
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SANA 11 November 2015 The Russian airstrikes granted the Syrian troops a push in its military campaign to break the siege on Kwairis airbase. After a 25-day offensive, three years of merciless siege has ended. Over 300 terrorists were exterminated on the outskirsts of Kwairis airport.
President Assad phones commander of Kwai
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Syria News 10 November 2015 Reports from a friend in Syria state that 23 people have been killed and 65 injured in a terrorist attack in Latakia. Four mortars fell at a bus stop outside Tishreen University, when many young university students were waiting to commute home after attending classes.
Terrorists shell Syrian city of Latakia.
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October 2015

Islamic Invitation Turkey, 18 October 2015 - Internationally wanted ISIL Commander Abu Seif al-Iraqi was killed in a counter-attack of the Syrian army near Deir Ezzur Airbase in Eastern Syria, intelligence forces declared on Sunday
Syrian Forces Kill Internationally Wante
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By Brandon Turbeville, Activist Post, 13 October 2015 - As Russian forces drop bombs and missiles on top of ISIS fighters all across Syria, lobbing cruise missiles from the Caspian, regular sortie missions, and combat helicopter attacks against ISIS and other “relatively moderate” cannibals and terrorists, the United States launched a bombing mission of its own against two power plants in Aleppo.
As Russia Bombs ISIS US Bombs Power Plan
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August 2015

Damascus countryside, SANA, 16 August 2015 - Hundreds of families began streaming back to their homes in al-Husseinieh town in Damascus southern countryside.
Locals of al-Husseinieh return.pdf
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July 2015

SANA 22 July 2015 - Priest David Smith, head of the delegation, that included activists, athletes and journalists, expressed admiration for the high morale of the Syrian youths he sensed during this visit to Syria, which is his fourth.
Australian Delegation Delivers 10000 Dol
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June 2015

Hands Off Syria, Sydney, 4 June 2015 - Hands off Syria welcomes Iran’s decision to help the brave Syrian Arab Army (SAA) to retake the Strategic province of Idlib from the terrorist group ‘ISIS. and her sisters,’ in Syria.
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May 2015

The Arab Source 31 May 2015 - On Sunday, the Syrian Arab Air Force (SAAF) appeared amid the gloomy skies above the provincial capital of Idlib for the first time in 24 hours, pounding multiple strongholds belonging to the Syrian Al-Qaeda organization “Jabhat Al-Nusra” and their allies from Harakat Ahrar Al-Sham, Jund Al-Aqsa, Ansar Al-Sham, Jaysh Al-Muhajireen, and the Free Syrian Army (FSA) in this northern Syria province.
The Syrian Air Force Rules the Skies in
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SANA 17 May 2015 - Homs Governor Talal al-Barazi on Sunday visited a military outpost in the northwestern outskirts of Palmyra city in Homs province. The Governor said that the Army and Armed Forces managed to protect Palmyra and its archeological sites from ISIS terrorists who had attempted to infiltrate them, asserting that the Governorate and the authorities in Palmyra are working hard to provide all the needs of citizens that were displaced by ISIS from al-Ameriye village.
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Al-Manar 10 May 2015 - The Islamic Resistance mujahidin (fighters) and the Syrian army troops regained control completely over al-Jibba barrens in Qalamoun, expelling the terrorists from the area.
Hezbollah, Syrian Army Control Qalamoun.
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PressTV 7 May 2015 - Turkey’s main opposition party says the Turkish government is set to send ground forces to Syria in the upcoming days to militarily intervene in its neighboring country.
Turkey troops to intervene in Syria cris
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April 2015

Damascus, SANA 24 April 2015 – A mass held in honor of the victims of the genocide which the Ottomans perpetrated against Armenian people a hundred years ago has started at the Armenian Orthodox St. Sarkis Church in Damascus.
Masses and prayers in Syrian churches in
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Press TV Friday 10 April 2015 - Russia says the United States, Britain, France, and Jordan have rejected Syria’s proposal to add ISIL to the United Nations Security Council’s sanctions list as a separate terrorist group
US Britain France Jordan refuse to name
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Voltaire Network | 3 April 2015 - On Wednesday April 1, 2015 at Yarmouk Palestinian camp in the outskirts of Damascus, a ceremony was held, organized by the Syrian Ministry of Reconciliation.
However, the camp was attacked by elements from the nearby village of Hajar al-Aswad, allied with some ex-militants of Hamas who first joined the Al-Nusra Front (al-Qaeda) and who have now joined Daesh.
Fighting between Palestinians near Damas
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March 2015

The Arab Source by Leith Fadel 31 March 2015 - The Syrian Arab Army’s Special Forces unit known as the “Tiger Forces” has announced their deployment from Jabal Al-Sha’ar in east Homs to the Idlib Governorate, where they will assist the National Defense Forces (NDF) in re-establishing full control over the provincial capital.
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Christof Lehmann (nsnbc), Thu 19 March 2015: Evidence about the presence of U.S. special forces in the Syrian town Ayn al-Arab a.k.a. Kobani emerged. Troops are guiding U.S. airstrikes as part of U.S support for the Kurdish separatist group PYD and the long-established plan to establish a Kurdish corridor.
US Special Forces caught red-handed in S
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Damascus/Sweida, SANA 15 March 2015 – The armed terrorist organizations on Sunday targeted Abu Rummaneh and al-Jahez areas in Damascus, as well as Harasta neighborhood in Damascus countryside with mortar shells, causing material damage.
Material damage in terrorist attacks in
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Four people killed, fifteen wounded in a terrorist car bomb in Homs
Ground Sources 12 March 2015 - Four people were killed and 15 others were wounded when a suicide terrorist blew up on Thursday a car bomb near Sad Hannoura checkpoint on Palmyra-Homs road, 75 km to the east of al-Foroqlos town.
Four people killed in Homs.pdf
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The Arab Source by Leith Fadel 11 March 2015 - On Tuesday, as many as 85 wounded militants from the Syrian Al-Qaeda group “Jabhat Al-Nusra” (Victory Front) and the Free Syrian Army (FSA) were transported to Israeli and Jordanian hospitals after a powerful joint attack by the Syrian Arab Army’s 9th Armored Division and the Syrian Arab Air Force (SAAF).
Golan Heights.pdf
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February 2015

Damascus, SANA 27 February 2015 – Former U.S. Attorney General Ramsey Clark said Syria is on the side of justice and justice always has the upper hand over force. During his meeting with Minister of Justice Najm Hamad al-Ahmad on Thursday, Clark added that those who stand by Syria’s side should get united in the face of fighting terrorism and its backers.
Ramsey Clark on Syria.pdf
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SANA 23 February 2015 - Hasaka, SANA – The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) carried out armed attacks on Tal Hermez, Tal Shamiram, Tal Riman, Tal Nasra, al-Agibash, Toma Yalda and al-Haooz villages in the western countryside of Hasaka, burning one of the oldest churches in Syria in the process.
ISIS terrorists massacre civilians.pdf
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Al-Akhbar English by Elie Hanna 23 February 2015 - Turkish troops entered Syria, as part of a well-planned operation, to relocate the remains of Suleiman Shah. The “seamless” operation relied on alliances and understandings forged by Ankara with the Kurdish force in the region and the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
How Turkish Troops Entered Syria.pdf
Adobe Acrobat Document 21.5 KB by William Marsden 11 February 2015 - U.S. President Barack Obama has asked Congress to authorize a broader war against the Islamic State extremist group by employing “limited” U.S. ground troops in Iraq and Syria.
Endless war feared as Obama calls for gr
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Albawaba 9 February 2015 - The Syrian Arab Army has refused to allow foreign ground troops on Syrian soil in the fight against ISIS (Daesh), AFP reported, and said they will be "honorably undertaking" the responsibility to take down the terrorist organization themselves.
Syria says 'no' to foreign ground troops
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January 2015

Al-Akhbar 31 January 2015 - A report from the Washington Post on Friday confirmed that the CIA and Israel's spy agency Mossad were behind an elaborate plot to kill Hezbollah commander Imad Mughniyeh in a 2008 car bomb attack in Syria.
CIA-Mossad Behind Killing.pdf
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Russia Direct by Yuri Barmin 29 January 2015 - The four-day Syrian peace talks in Moscow lacked any defining breakthroughs, but the “Moscow Principles” signed by participants on Jan. 29 could help build momentum for a future solution to the Syrian crisis.
Moscow-11 principles for peace in Syria.
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SANA 25 January 2015 - A barrage of rockets and mortars fired by terrorists which poured down on various residential neighborhoods in the city of Damascus on Sunday has left three civilians dead, with the army responding by striking the sources of the attacks.
Nine civilians killed.pdf
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Al-Monitor By Vitaly Naumkin 20 January 2015 - On Jan. 26-29, Moscow is to host a consultative meeting between representatives of various groups of the Syrian opposition and the Syrian government on a “Moscow platform” provided by Russia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The meeting, which the world media has dubbed the Syrian peace talks, is expected to be a two-part affair.
Moscow prepares for meeting of Syrian le
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Al Alam 16 January 2015 - Turkey: The Gendarmerie General Command, which authored the reports, alleged, “The trucks were carrying weapons and supplies to the al-Qaeda terror organization.”
Hackers Reveals Turkeys Weapons Shipment
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SANA 16 January 2015 -
Units of the Army and Armed Forces continued crackdown on the dens and gatherings of terrorists across the country, inflicting debilitating losses on them.
The Syrian Arab Army strikes terrorists
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SANA 15 January 2015 - President Bashar al-Assad interview with Czech paper Literarni Noviny: "When you talk about terrorism, about killing civilians, and regardless of the political position, agreement or disagreement with the people who have been killed, this is a case of terrorism; and we are against killing innocent people anywhere in the world. This is our principle."
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Il Faro 15 January 2015 - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said up to 700 Turkish nationals have joined ISIL, sounding the alarm over the risk of attacks inside Turkey if the extremists return home.
Turkey Fears 700 Terrorists Return.pdf
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RT 14 January 2015 - Western states’ policies were responsible for the attacks by Paris gunmen last week, Syrian President Bashar Assad told a Czech newspaper, adding that countries should share intelligence concerning terrorism.
Presiaent al-Assad_ Paris attacks brough
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SANA 13 January 2015 – Havana: The five Cubans liberated from U.S. prisons expressed their appreciation of the bravery of the Syrian Arab Army in confronting the universal conspiracy of terrorism that is launched against Syria.
Cubans released from US prisons express
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