• Smoke rises after explosions hit the Syrian city of Tartous, in this handout picture provided by SANA on May 23, 2016. SANA/Handout via REUTERS
    Multiple blasts hit two coastal cities in Syria

    Multiple explosions hit the Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous on Monday, killing and wounding a number of people in an area that has up to now escaped the worst of the conflict, monitors and state-run...

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  • Russian military jets flying from Syria are seen shortly before landing on the runway of an airbase in Buturlinovka in Voronezh region, Russia, March 15, 2016. REUTERS/Russian Ministry of Defence/Olga Balashova/Handout via Reuters
    Russia wants U.S.-led coalition to initiate joint airstrikes in Syria

    (TRUNEWS) Russia wants a U.S.-led coalition to initiate joint airstrikes in Syria, starting next week.  It may be a sign Moscow is trying to build better relations with the West. But, it may also cause problems with...

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  • Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (R) speaks to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as they arrive for a news conference at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Harnik/Pool
    Progress in Syrian peace talks according to Kerry, Lavrov

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry have stated that there is progress in Syria peace talks after a meeting in Vienna, also saying that the powers there agreed to turn the...

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    Syrian Christians fear jihadists wanting to destroy them

    (TRUNEWS) Christians in Syria are in a constant fight for their life. As reported by CNN, Muslim jihadists have declared they will remove Christ followers at any cost, even if it means destroying artifacts and burning down...

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  • Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L), U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (C) and United Nations special envoy on Syria Staffan de Mistura (R) attend the ministerial meeting on Syria in Vienna, Austria, May 17, 2016.   REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
    Germany says Syria talks to focus on truce, aid

    Major power talks on Syria aim to restore a truce across the country and get aid into besieged areas to encourage opposition groups to return to negotiations in Geneva, Germany’s foreign minister said on Tuesday. “We must...

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    Countries backing Syria talks to meet in Vienna on Tuesday

    The 17-nation group backing Syria peace talks will meet next week with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday, a day after he and his Russian counterpart agreed to work to revive a “cessation of hostilities”...

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    Syrian priest describes Christian suffering in Aleppo

    Amid the worst violence since the Syrian conflict began more than five years ago, a local Syrian Catholic Archbishop has joined in raising attention to the situation facing Christians in the city of Aleppo. “More than half...

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  • Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (R) speaks to U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry as they arrive for a news conference at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, March 24, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Harnik/Pool
    Russia reportedly agrees to Assad departure from Syria

    Russia has finally agreed to discuss the possibility of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad stepping down. According to DEBKAfile, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov seemed open to the possibility.  He and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry have...

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    New film exposes alliance between Turkey, Saudi Arabia and ISIS

    A new documentary released by RT shares eye witness testimony of the horrors of ISIS, as well as the intimate oil, weapons and manpower alliance between ISIS, Turkey and Saudi Arabia. Titled, “In the Name of the...

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    Israeli mines found in captured ISIS cache

    On Wednesday morning Assad’s forces intercepted a vehicle en-route to ISIS fighters containing Israeli-made mines. According to Syrian media, the vehicle was seized while heading out of the eastern suburbs of the Syrian city of Daraa, and...

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