SDF releases pictures of British IS militants captured in Syria
SDF releases pictures of British IS militants captured in Syria.
Monitor says 23 killed, including five children, in Syria's Eastern Ghouta
Monitor says at least 23 killed, including five children, in Eastern Ghouta, amateur videos purport to show aftermath of air strikes.
Tillerson criticizes Russia over Syria weapon use
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Saturday the United States believed it was Russia's responsibility to curb Syria's use of chemical weapons. Speaking at a news conference in Poland, Tillerson stood by his earlier comments that the Russia-backed Syrian government may still be using chemical weapons against its own people following a suspected chlorine attack in a rebel enclave in Eastern Ghouta.
Chechnya braces itself for return of foreign fighters
Chechnya has been fertile ground for "Islamic State" militants seeking to recruit foreign fighters. Now that the terrorist group is facing defeat on the battlefield in Syria and Iraq, hundreds of Chechen jihadis could be on their way home.
Rescuers rush to save children following air strikes in Syria's Ghouta
New footage shows rescue attempts after air strikes hit Syrian suburb.
‘My real life is not in Germany’
Syrian journalist Yahya Alaous fled to Germany with the help of the organization Reporters Without Borders in 2015.
Mattis eyes moving away from arming Syrian Kurdish fighters
Speaking on a military plane en route to Cairo, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told reporters that as offensive operations against Islamic State in Syria entered their final stages, he expected the focus to move towards holding territory instead of arming Syrian Kurdish fighters.
France 24 meets foreigners fighting with Kurds in Syria
In Syria, hundreds of young Westerners have joined the YPG (Peoples' Protection Units), a Marxist-leaning Kurdish force which is fighting the Islamic State group in the north-east of the country. Our reporters met two of these volunteers: a young Frenchman from Bordeaux and an American from Charleston, South Carolina.
Russian President Vladimir Putin met with Syrian President Bashar Assad in Sochi
Following bilateral talks on the war in Syria, President Putin introduced his Syrian counterpart Bashar Assad to the Russian Defence Military leadership, who are in Sochi for a series of meeting on Russia's military development and arms program.