Bashar Al Assad News

Four U.S. troops reported among 16 dead in north Syria attack

The attack, which took place in the town of Manbij, controlled by rebels opposed to Syrian President Bashar Al Assad, appears to be the deadliest on U.S. forces in Syria since they deployed on the ground there in 2015.

Reuters , Africa Jan 16, 2019

IS-claimed suicide attack kills 15 in north Syria

With military backing from Russia since 2015, President Bashar Al Assad's government has made huge gains against the jihadists and rebels, and now controls almost two-thirds of the country.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Trump threatens to 'devastate' Turkish economy over Syrian Kurds

A senior figure in Saudi Arabia's royal family, Prince Turki al-Faisal, told the BBC it would have a "negative impact" that would benefit Iran, Russia and Syria's President Bashar Al Assad.

The Star , Kenya Jan 14, 2019

Netanyahu confirms weekend strike by Israel on Iran target in Syria

Israel has pledged to prevent its main enemy Iran from entrenching itself militarily in Syria, where it is backing President Bashar Al Assad’s regime alongside Russia and Hezbollah.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 13, 2019

Netanyahu confirms weekend strike by Israel on Iran target in Syria

Israel has pledged to prevent its main enemy Iran from entrenching itself militarily in Syria, where it is backing President Bashar Al Assad's regime alongside Russia and Hezbollah.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 13, 2019

Regional powers stick with Bashir as Sudan protests mount

Just days before the protests erupted, he travelled to meet Syrian President Bashar Al Assad in the first visit to Damascus by any Arab leader since the Syrian civil war erupted in 2011.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 13, 2019

Regional powers stick with Bashir as Sudan protests mount

Just days before the protests erupted, he travelled to meet Syrian President Bashar Al Assad in the first visit to Damascus by any Arab leader since the Syrian civil war erupted in 2011.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 13, 2019

Netanyahu confirms weekend strike by Israel on Iran target in Syria | The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper - Nigeria and World News

Israel has pledged to prevent its main enemy Iran from entrenching itself militarily in Syria, where it is backing President Bashar Al Assad’s regime alongside Russia and Hezbollah.

The Guardian , Nigeria Jan 13, 2019

US congresswoman Gabbard, who met Syria’s Assad, says will run for president

US congresswoman Gabbard, who met Syria’s Assad, says will run for president Washington, United States | AFP | Democratic congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq war veteran who met dictator Bashar Al Assad in Syria during that country’s devastating civil war, said Friday that she is launching a US presidential bid.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 12, 2019

Pompeo says good outcome possible for both Turkey and Syrian Kurds

In a speech in Cairo on Thursday, Pompeo vowed that the United States would “expel every last Iranian boot” from Syria, where Tehran is supporting Syrian President Bashar Al Assad.

Reuters , Africa Jan 12, 2019