Syrian factions agreed to a cease-fire in southern Damascus as part of a deal brokered by Cairo and Moscow, Egyptian state media reported on Thursday. Continue reading
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov expects the next round of consultations on Syria in Astana to yield good results, just like the previous ones. Continue reading
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud agree during a meeting that fighting terrorism shoud be priority in Syria, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said. Continue reading
The Russian foreign minister has come down on the US for pursing a “double standard” approach towards the fight against terror in Syria, saying Washington encourages “bloody provocations” against Russian and Syrian government forces.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad welcomed today a Russian delegation in which the parties called for the strengthening of cooperation between the two countries in areas such as oil, gas, phosphate, transport and pharmaceutical industry. Continue reading
Conditions have been created in Syria allowing for the end of the war, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the TV channel Russia-24 reports.
Russian Defense Ministry said that it has built a bridge on Euphrates River in the countryside of Deir Ezzor for transferring humanitarian aid, military equipment and soldiers to the eastern bank of the river in order to participate in the ground military operations of the Syrian Arab Army against ISIS terrorists. Continue reading
The Russian Defense Ministry has called on the UN to increase its humanitarian supplies to Syria and contribute to the country’s restoration, the ministry’s press service reported on Tuesday.
The president of Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani had a telephone conversation with Russian president Vladimir Putin on Monday. The sides discussed the current situation in Syria.