Moscow will pay each fighter $2,000 per month to join warlord Khalifa Haftar for 5 months, local sources say.
How a Syrian-Canadian professor of international relations and Mid East politics navigated the Assad regime's schizophrenic attitude toward social media.
An April report by a new investigations team at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons found the Syrian regime air force used sarin gas and chlorine on the village of Lataminah in March 2017.
Iran is gradually reducing its presence in the Middle East in the face of Israeli attacks and an economic crisis triggered by the pandemic and sanctions.
Recently, the US suggested that Assad does not necessarily have to go. Nonetheless, experts say it is still too early to ascertain whether the West's attitude towards the regime has changed.
A Russian media outlet accuses the Syrian regime of corruption and inefficiency, while reminding its leader Bashar al Assad that his only source of legitimacy is Moscow.
Reports allege that the UAE’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed was ready to pay the Assad regime billions in order to resume an offensive in northern Syria, which left the region on the brink of humanitarian catastrophe.
Turkey's Operation Spring Shield shows that a just war can be waged with minimum civilian casualties.
Thursday's airstrike on Turkish soldiers has left many traces hinting at Russian involvement in the ghastly attack, making the historic enmity between the two powers all too real.
Despite the opposition taking back the town of Saraqib alongside Turkish forces, there are still 900,000 refugees fleeing towards the Turkish border in the depths of a bitter winter.
Western powers continue to sit on the fence over Syria, giving a free hand to the marauding forces of the Russia-backed Assad regime.
While Moscow shows steady support to the Syrian regime offensive in Idlib, the last opposition stronghold, analysts argue it cannot risk a total falling out with Turkey.
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