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Rescue workers from Syria's White Helmets -- the subjects of an Oscar-nominated documentary -- said they received US visas to attend next week's prestigious Academy Awards ceremony (Thaer Mohammed / AFP).
AP 27 Feb 2017
A young volunteer in the Syrian search-and-rescue group featured in an Academy Award-winning documentary said Monday he...
Reuters 27 Feb 2017
The Syrian army and its allies made a sudden advance on Saturday and Sunday into areas held by Islamic State in...
AP 27 Feb 2017
An Israeli health official says Israel's hospitals will stop treating Syrian patients in non-emergency cases...
AP 27 Feb 2017
A new military strategy to meet President Donald Trump's demand to "obliterate" the Islamic State group...
AP 26 Feb 2017
A deadly terrorist attack in central Syria on Saturday threatened to thwart efforts to wrest a political solution at...
Reuters 25 Feb 2017
Militants attacked Syrian security forces in the western city of Homs on Saturday killing at least 14 people, the...
Reuters 23 Feb 2017
UN mediator Staffan de Mistura said on Wednesday he did not expect an immediate breakthrough when Syria peace ...
Delegations from Russia, Iran and Turkey hold talks on Syrian peace at a hotel in Astana, Kazakhstan, Monday, Jan. 23, 2017. The talks are the latest attempt to forge a political settlement to end a war that has by most estimates killed more than 400,000 people since March 2011 and displaced more than half the country's population.
Reuters 22 Feb 2017
When Syria peace talks restart in Geneva on Thursday after 10 months in the deep-freeze, familiar disagreements are...
Reuters 19 Feb 2017
Syrian warplanes bombarded a besieged rebel-held district of Homs, southern Deraa and insurgent areas in Damascus's...
Reuters 16 Feb 2017
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said President Donald Trump's ban on Syrians entering the United States...