Jim W. Dean – This is the game-changing day, with the main road open for civilian and military supplies to flow into Deir Ezzor. There is great news below that ISIS is not going to fight for every inch of Deir Ezzor.
By Sophia Mangal for Veterans Today According to the statements of local authorities, Zabadani resort town in Damascus province, which is located 25 kilometers from the Syrian capital, is now fully liberated after the fierce clashes between Syrian Army and Hayat Tahrir al-Sham militants (ex. Al-Nusra front). Residents who left the city more than five […]
The Syrian Foreign Ministry on Wednesday accused the US and the UK of supplying CS, CN toxic agents to terrorist groups operating in the war-hit country.
A leading Jordanian newspaper referred to the recent developments and the Syrian army’s victories against the terrorists, and underlined that the Damascus government will regain control of entire Syria in the near future.
Turkey has stopped supporting the Syrian coalition of opposition forces. According to analyst and journalist Musa Özuğurlu, this decision is likely to contribute to normalization between Ankara and Damascus.
The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the National Defense Forces (NDF) are attempting to separate Jobar and Zamalka areas in eastern Damascus countryside. They have advanced along the M5 highway and claimed capturing some buildings in the process.
On Saturday, a diplomatic source told Sputnik that officers of the Center for Syrian Reconciliation have collected solid evidence to prove that Syrian militants use foreign-produced weapons and ammunition.
The deputy chairman of China-Arab Exchange Association stated that he governments of China and Syria are discussing the start of direct flights between Damascus and a range of Chinese big cities. Russia, China Call for Unbiased Probe Into Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria BEIJING (Sputnik) – Syrian and Chinese governments are negotiating direct flights between Damascus and […]
Jim W. Dean – We saw this coming. The FSA has nowhere to go, and maybe their paychecks stop if they go back to Jordan. Will the US risk an air engagement with the Russians over denying them control over their own roads and crossroads?
Jim W. Dean – We are in kind of an in-between situation with the Syrian war, where news outlets are wanting predictions on how various battles will turn out, but there are more balls in the air to juggle now.
By Gordon Duff with Nahed al Husaini, VT Damascus In the wake of the terror attack in Manchester, Damascus is waiting for the other shoe to drop as well. For those unfamiliar, and almost all are, Damascus is a modern city and Syria is a quite western democracy, a thousand times over more democratic than […]
Gordon Duff – As the US has now changed sides and is clearly working with ISIS and al Qaeda, who are openly Saudi allies, it is the United States that needs a regime change and Trump that needs to go to Russia for political asylum.
A large explosion has hit the area of Damascus International Airport, with some reports pointing to a possible Israeli airstrike.
On Tuesday evening, Israeli F 15 fighter/bombers attacked the air defenses surrounding the Palace of the Lion, residence of Syrian President Assad and his family. Israeli sources say the raid was authorized by President’s Trump and Putin.
Syrian War Report – March 20, 2017: Govt Forces Fight ISIS In Homs And Aleppo, Al-Qaeda Attacks In Damascus
The Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF), backed up by the Russian Aerospace Forces’ attack helicopters, further advanced against the ISIS terrorist group in the countryside of Palmyra.
Gordon Duff – Today, inside the city of Damascus, VT’s news bureau was attacked and computers were stolen. Was it Israeli agents, typically Palestinians working for Israel as part of the dozens of terror cells inside Damascus itself.
Mike Harris: Nahed Al-Husaini and Dr. Bassam Barakat are the guest Nahed is VT Damascus Bureau Chief. She is a member of American Institute for Middle East Strategic Studies (USA) and serves as Assistant Director of Arab-American and Muslim Congress (Detroit, USA). She has a Diploma in English Literature from Damascus University (1987). She’s […]
A foreign-backed Syrian opposition figure says members of his militant group are training with US troops in preparation for a joint operation to recapture Daesh-held Raqqah.
…from SouthFront Syrian government forces are preparing to launch a military operation in another pocket near the capital of Damascus – the Beit Jinn pocket, according to pro-government sources. The operation is allegedly set to be launched in February. On January 31, 30 ISIS terrorists were killed in a failed counter-attack against the Syrian army […]
Jim W. Dean – Mr. al-Ja’afari has confirmed what I have been posing in my interviews on the peace talks, that one of the main goals was to flush out which groups were in or out of the political negotiations.
Israeli forces delivered military strikes against the Mezzah military air facility near the Syrian capital of Damascus early on Friday. The strikes targeted an ammunitions hub, producing an enormous explosion.
Syrian state news agency SANA says Israeli jets have bombed the Mezzeh military airport west of Damascus, accusing Tel Aviv of supporting terrorism.
…from SouthFront Syrian army troops, backed up by warplanes and artillery units, have entered the villages of Ayn Al Fijah and Baseema and seized notable parts of them. Firefights were also reported near Dayr Miqrin and Kafr Az Zayat. At the same time conflicting reports are circulating that militants in Ayn Al Fijah and Baseema […]
Jim W. Dean – I love the White Helmets as they are a slam dunk example of industrialized Fake News, and where we see the age old scam of the perpetrators presenting themselves as the victims, borrowed from the Israeli Lobby.
Government forces are preparing to take control of a key region near the Syrian capital, Damascus.
A Syrian military source has said Israeli rockets hit an air base near Damascus. No casualties have been reported, however. Reuters reports the Israeli rockets hit the Mezzeh military airport at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday. Syrian state media Syrian Arab News Agency also confirmed the report. A source said the attack caused a fire […]
Now that the Syrians with their Russian, Iranian, Kurdish and Hezbollah allies are turning the tide and actually winning the war, we are starting to see the Israelis taking a more active role in the conflict. First they launched an airstrike, now it is is a missile strike, both targeting areas near the Syrian capital, Damascus.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – An Israeli raid targeted a Syrian military post and a Hezbollah position early Wednesday near Beirut-Damascus highway, a security source told The Daily Star. The source said that Israeli warplanes flying in from Lebanon fired four air-to-surface missiles at the targets. There were no immediate reports of casualties. Witnesses in the area […]
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that the Turkish Army entered Syria to end the rule of President Bashar Assad, whom he accused of terrorism and causing the deaths of thousands.