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July 16, 2018 1:56 AM Syria accuses 'ENEMY' Israel of launching 'MISSILE ATTACK' on military outpost in Aleppo

SYRAIN STATE media has accused Israel of bombing a military position in Aleppo province on Sunday evening, in what would be a rare Israeli attack so far north in Bashar al Assad’s war-torn nation. State news agency SANA, citing a military source, said the missile hit near a strategic air base. They said in a statement missiles struck near Neirab military 7

June 30, 2018 12:14 AM UN calls for armed groups to leave Golan 'area of separation'

The UN Security Council on Friday unanimously renewed for six months its mission to observe the ceasefire in the Golan Heights, calling for armed groups to leave the area separating Syrian and Israeli forces. UNDOF, which comprises nearly a thousand personnel, was created in 1974 after an agreement on the departure of Israeli and Syrian forces from Golan 6

June 26, 2018 3:33 PM Trump and Erdogan talk on phone after Turkey elections

ISTANBUL (AP) - The Turkish presidency says President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke on the phone to U.S. President Donald Trump following Sunday's elections. The statement on Tuesday said Trump congratulated Erdogan for his election victory and wished him success. Erdogan was voted into an executive presidency with sweeping powers Sunday, garnering more than half of the country's 5

June 26, 2018 12:39 AM Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport: Syrian state media

Two Israeli missiles struck targets near Damascus airport early Tuesday, Syrian state media said, while a monitoring group said they hit arms depots for Hezbollah. In a report in the early hours of Tuesday, Syria's state news agency Sana said "two Israeli missiles came down near Damascus international airport". The head of monitoring group Syrian Observatory 8

June 24, 2018 5:14 PM Syria forces impose 'curfew' in Raqa fearing instability, IS

Security forces in Syria's Raqa announced a two-day curfew starting Sunday, citing instability and fears of Islamic State group attacks in the jihadists' former stronghold. But they also used the curfew to act against a rival rebel group in the northern city, according to the targeted faction and a war monitor. IS was kicked out of its de facto Syrian 10

June 24, 2018 11:27 AM Israel fires missile at drone near Syria frontier

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Israeli military says it fired a Patriot missile at an unmanned aircraft that approached its airspace near the Syrian frontier in the Golan Heights. The army said Sunday that the missile did not hit the drone, and the aircraft "retreated from the border." It was not immediately clear who launched the drone, but in February Israel 10

June 22, 2018 2:53 AM World War 3: US airstrike ‘KILLS 8 people’ in Syria as regime violates de-escalation pact

US-LED airstrikes in the Deir ez-Zor province of Syria have killed at least eight people according to Syrian state-run media, after the coalition targeted the village of al-Shaafa. The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported numerous homes, as well as other infrastructure, were destroyed in the attack. Violence escalated after the Syrian government moved 11

June 21, 2018 1:31 PM More Syrian refugees start new lives in Kent

Seven refugee families from Syria have been welcomed to Kent in the last four months. It brings the total number of vulnerable Syrian families settling in the county to 48, since 2014. The figures, from Kent County Council, are revealed as Refugee Week runs across the UK. The groups have started new lives here as part of the Syrian Vulnerable Persons 16

June 18, 2018 9:39 PM Brad Pitt was 'thrilled to see his kids' on Father's Day because he has been 'missing them like crazy'... as Angelina Jolie was in Iraq

Brad Pitt was able to spent Father's Day with his children in London amid his contentious custody battle with ex Angelina Jolie. The family is in London because that is where Jolie is filming Maleficent 2 with Elle Fanning and Michelle Pfeiffer. But on Sunday the Oscar-winning actress was in Iraq to talk about Syrian refugees. Angelina has a house in the Los Feliz 8

June 17, 2018 11:35 PM World War 3 fears ESCALATE as 'US BOMB' Syrian military site killing forces

A US-LED coalition aircraft has bombed a military base in eastern Syria, leading to deaths and injuries according to local media, in a move that could escalate tensions between President Assad’s forces and the US. Syrian military have said there are a number of casualties after a US air-strike targeted a military position in al-Harri south East of Al-Boukamal 15