Half of Syria under ISIL control

ISIL militants dramatically expanded their control over eastern Syria, seizing the regime’s last remaining border crossing with Iraq one day after they took control of the central city of Palmyra, a world heritage site.

Syrian FM on Election: USA-West defeated, end of conflict ‘begins today’

Syria's Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid al-Moallem said that the massive turnout for the landmark presidential election imposes an unavoidable reality that no one can ignore, demonstrating the defeat of US and its allies and that the end of the three-year conflict in his country "begins today".

Syria genebank sends seeds to Global Seed Vault in Norway

More than 80 percent of the valuable crop seeds kept in a gene bank in the Syrian city of Aleppo have been shipped to the Global Seed Vault in Svalbard, Norway for safekeeping, the bank's director general.

US Scrambling, Assad Syrian Government Downfall Impossible Now

Assad’s victory in the upcoming elections would be a landslide victory due to all the humiliating losses of USA and its allies in Syria. Western intelligence circles are on a state of shock, not only because of the recent military achievements by the Syrian government, but because all their estimates about the collapse of the Syrian government proved shortsightedness and major blow to their studies and analysis.

Arms for Antiquities: Syrian Artifact Smuggling Bleeds Sites Dry

On August 31, the Directorate General for Antiquities in Lebanon returned 18 mosaics seized a year and a half ago to its Syrian counterpart. This is the exclusive story of the voyage of these archaeological treasures, as well as the current state of ancient sites in Syria like Apamea and Dura-Europos.

Syrian army finds chemical weapons in US-Israel backed militants’ tunnels

Syrian army soldiers have found chemical weapons agents in tunnels dug by the foreign-backed militants in a northeastern suburb of the capital, Damascus.

Assad slamdunks Israel: Syria army now got full control all militant positions in Latakia

The Assad regime is making US-Israel frustrated. The Syrian army has regained full control over three villages in the western province of Latakia, following heavy fighting with foreign-backed Takfiri militants. While Hezbollah has come out with an all out war against the Takfiri extremists, the US government has boosted its political and military support to them.

Free Syrian Army Militants in Israeli uniforms fight in Syria

August 11, 2013 (TSR) - A Syrian army officer has revealed that dozens of militants of the so-called Free Syrian Army (FSA) dressed in Israeli uniforms are fighting government...

Syrian Army Regains Full Control of Khaldiyeh in Homs, Major Victory for Assad

The Syrian army regained full control of Homs’ neighborhood of al-Khaldiyeh, one of the largest bastions for foreign-backed militants fighting Syrian government. The army unleashed a wide-scale offensive last Saturday against the strategic district, which is one of the few districts left under the rebels' control in the Homs province.

Saudi-linked Syria opposition chief to meet French president

The foreign-backed Syria opposition president and Saudi-linked Ahmad Assi Jarba set to meet French President Francois Hollande next week as he embarks on a tour of Western capitals,

Syrian Political Analyst assassinated by terrorists in front of his Lebanese home

Mohammad Dirar Jammo, a Syrian political analyst and head of the political and international relations division of the Global Arab Expatriates Organization was assassinated by armed terrorists in front of his home in South Lebanon during early morning of July 17, 2013.

Assad on Egypt’s ouster of Morsi: Using Religion for political interests will fall anywhere

Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has said that what is happening in Egypt is the fall of so-called "political Islam", adding that those who use religion for political interests or for the interests of one group will fall anywhere in the world.