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  • Syria welcomes Iran businessmen, envoy saysSyria welcomes Iran businessmen, envoy says

    Syrian Ambassador in Iran Adnan Mahmoud said that Syria's doors are open to Iranian economic activists during the reconstruction era of Syria.

    11:55 PM
  • US-led coalition investigating F-15 strike on Kurdish Unit in SyriaUS-led coalition investigating F-15 strike on Kurdish Unit in Syria

    The incident involving a US Air Force jet occurred on Thursday when an F-15 conducted an airstrike on Kurdish formations fighting the Islamic State (IS) terrorists in Syria, killing 6 Kurdish soldiers and wounding 15 more.

    07:26 PM
  • US sending heavy arms to Manbij: sourceUS sending heavy arms to Manbij: source

    The US is continuing its military buildup in Manbij in response to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's threats to clear the region of Syrian Kurds. Speaking on condition of anonymity to Sputnik, a Manbij Military Council representative disclosed that the US has sent heavy arms to the region.

    07:08 PM
  • Turkey will attack Syrian Kurds from Tel Abyaz, professor warnsTurkey will attack Syrian Kurds from Tel Abyaz, professor warns

    A US professor warned Turkey army would possibly attack the Kurdish forces in northern Syria from Tel Abyaz as the Kurds are weak in the region.

    03:02 PM
  • US coalition fighter jets hit Kurdish forces in SyriaUS coalition fighter jets hit Kurdish forces in Syria

    A military-diplomatic source told Sputnik that due to US Air Force incompetence, two coalition f-15 fighter jets made an airstrike on Kurdish formations fighting the Islamic State (IS) in Syria.

    08:58 AM
  • Staffan De Mistura to step down late NovemberStaffan De Mistura to step down late November

    United Nations Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura told the Security Council on Wednesday, October 17, that he plans to step down at the end of November for personal reasons after more than four years in the role.

    08:43 AM
  • Syrian President, Iraqi FM discuss latest developments Syrian President, Iraqi FM discuss latest developments

    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday received Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari and the accompanying delegationin Damascus where the two sides discussed the latest developments at the Syrian and Iraqi arenas and the regional and international situations, SANA reported.

    08:54 AM
  • Syria won’t give up on ‘vital’ oil-rich Kurdish-led  region: FMSyria won’t give up on ‘vital’ oil-rich Kurdish-led  region: FM

    Syria’s foreign minister said it’s “impossible” for Damascus to give up on the “vital” oil-rich eastern Syria, controlled by US-backed Kurdish-led forces.

    08:25 AM
  • Syria would open border crossing with Iraq soon: FMSyria would open border crossing with Iraq soon: FM

    Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem expressed hope on Monday, October 15, thar the Albu Kamal border crossing with neighboring Iraq would open as soon as possible, Reuters reported.

    03:32 PM
  • US sends 500 trucks of arms to YPG in a week, daily claimsUS sends 500 trucks of arms to YPG in a week, daily claims

    The U.S. administration has supplied the forces of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK)’s Syrian affiliate, the YPG, with a total of 500 trucks of arms in Syria’s Manbij in the past week alone, Yeni Safaq daily claimed in a report.

    10:32 AM
  • Russia warns about US plan for a unified KurdistanRussia warns about US plan for a unified Kurdistan

    The United States is bound to plunge into a dangerous game in Syria with idea of a unified Kurdistan, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with RT France, Paris Match and Le Figaro.

    10:21 AM
  • US senator trying to convince Trump to stay in Syria: expertUS senator trying to convince Trump to stay in Syria: expert

    A political expert believes some US senators are behind President Donald Trump’s decision to stay in Syria as they warn the president that the Kurds in Syria would be under Ankara or Damascus attacks if U.S. troops quit the war-torn country.

    04:11 PM
  • Syrian Kurds ready to negotiate with DamascusSyrian Kurds ready to negotiate with Damascus

    The co-chair of Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Council (SDC) said the council is always ready to negotiate with the Syrian government in order to achieve a political solution with Damascus.

    04:00 PM
  • 88 detained in Turkey for suspected links with PKK88 detained in Turkey for suspected links with PKK

    Turkish authorities have detained 88 people over suspected links to the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), the Interior Ministry said on Friday, October 5.

    09:17 AM
  • Syrian Kurds: Back to square one? / Sirwan KajjoSyrian Kurds: Back to square one? / Sirwan Kajjo

    As the fight against Islamic State winds down and Syrian President Bashar Assad looks like he will come out on top of the bitter seven-year civil war, Syria’s Kurds must navigate a delicate diplomatic path if they are not to lose the gains they have made.

    09:19 PM
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