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Posts Tagged: Ghouta Syria

July 25, 2018 10:32 am

After Denial, UN Says Now Ready to Help Deliver French Aid in Syria

The United Nations' Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Syria said on Tuesday it was ready to provide support to a Franco-Russian initiative...

June 20, 2018 12:04 pm

UN: Both Sides Committed War Crimes During Siege of Syria’s Ghouta

Syrian government troops and affiliated forces committed war crimes and a crime against humanity in their long siege of eastern Ghouta through heavy bombardment and...

April 23, 2018 9:32 am

Syrian Army Targets South Damascus Insurgent Enclave

The Syrian army bombarded a jihadist enclave in south Damascus on Monday, state television and a war monitor said, as President Bashar al-Assad seeks to...

April 19, 2018 9:53 am

Syria’s Assad Steps Up Efforts to Crush Last Besieged Rebel Enclaves

The Syrian government on Thursday stepped up its efforts to retake the opposition's last besieged enclaves, as rebels prepared to withdraw from one and a...

April 17, 2018 10:12 am

Syria’s Assad Prepares to Assault Last Rebel Enclave Near Damascus

The Syrian army began preparatory shelling for an assault on the last area outside its control near Damascus on Tuesday, a commander in the pro-government alliance said, building on its recent capture...

April 4, 2018 11:28 am

UN Seeks Access to Douma in Eastern Ghouta, People ‘on Their Knees’

The UN humanitarian adviser for Syria called on Wednesday for access to the eastern Ghouta town of Douma, where he said some 80,000-150,000 civilians were...

April 3, 2018 10:09 am

Russia, Assad Give Ultimatum to Syria Rebels Northeast of Damascus

Syrian rebels in a besieged area northeast of Damascus have been told they must accept state rule or leave, a rebel group said on Tuesday,...

April 2, 2018 9:31 am

Syrian State Media: Last Rebel Group Starts Leaving Ghouta

The last Syrian rebel group in eastern Ghouta near Damascus began withdrawing on Monday under an agreement with the government, state media said, though a military...

March 30, 2018 11:06 am

Syrian Rebels Deny Deal With Russia to Leave Douma Town

The last Syrian rebel group in the eastern Ghouta near Damascus denied reports it had agreed with Russia to leave the town of Douma, after...

March 29, 2018 9:28 am

Operation in Syria’s Ghouta ‘Nearly Over,’ Russia Says

The massive Russian-backed Syrian military offensive in suburbs east of Damascus is almost over, with rebels holed up in just a single town after abandoning the...

March 28, 2018 10:54 am

Syrian Army Prepares ‘Huge’ Operation in Last Rebel Bastion as Pressure Mounts

The Syrian army is preparing to launch a "huge" operation against the last rebel-held town in eastern Ghouta unless the Jaish al-Islam insurgent group agrees...

March 27, 2018 9:24 am

Thousands Leave Ghouta in Surrender of Enclave to Syrian Government

Thousands of people departed eastern Ghouta for Syrian rebel territory near the Turkish border on Tuesday, the third group to leave under a deal brokered...

March 23, 2018 9:34 am

Syrian Rebels, Russians Said to Be Negotiating End to Ghouta Suffering

A Syrian rebel group in one besieged eastern Ghouta pocket said on Friday it would try to negotiate an end to an army assault there,...

March 22, 2018 9:53 am

Assad Closer to Ghouta Victory, as Some Rebels Prepare to Quit

The Syrian government moved closer to ending rebel resistance in eastern Ghouta as civilians streamed out of one of its besieged, bomb-battered towns on Thursday...


Adidas Resumes Selling ‘Yeezy’ Shoes Months After Cutting Ties With Rapper Ye

Adidas is again selling shoes designed by rapper Ye, formerly known...

Backstreet Boys Announce Full Cancellation of Israel Concert

The Backstreet Boys said that following their cancelled May 13 concert in Israel, which they were forced to call off...


Three Europeans Return Home After Release by Iran in Prisoner Swap

Three Europeans returned home on Saturday a day after being released by Iran in a prisoner swap, and Tehran said there was no reason for Europeans to be arrested if...


Netanyahu Vows Inquiry Will Get to Bottom of ‘Anomalous’ Egypt...

i24 News - The joint Israeli-Egyptian inquiry into the cross-border attack that saw a Egyptian policeman kill three Israeli soldiers...

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