Advertisements
9.6 C
London
Thursday, April 2, 2020
- Advertisement -

CATEGORY

SYRIA

UN chief says initial coronavirus cases in Syria just ‘tip of the iceberg’

The UN humanitarian chief has warned that the 10 cases of Covid-19 and one death confirmed in Syria are just “the tip of the...

Turkey and Russia hold Syria talks as migrants head for Greek border

The presidents of Turkey and Russia have spoken over the phone to try to defuse tensions that rose significantly in Syria after 33 Turkish...

Assad predicts total victory after gains in northern Syria

Syrian President Bashar Assad has congratulated his forces over recent gains in north-estern Syria that led to his troops consolidating control over Aleppo province. And...

Assad predicts total victory after gains in northern Syria

Syrian President Bashar Assad has congratulated his forces over recent gains in north-estern Syria that led to his troops consolidating control over Aleppo province. And...

18 killed in air strikes on rebel stronghold in Syria

At least 18 people, including women and children, have been killed in air strikes on areas in the last major rebel stronghold in north-west...

Briton who went to fight Islamic State jailed for four years

A British Army reject who went to fight against the so-called Islamic State group to give his life meaning has been jailed for four...

13 killed in car bomb blast in Syrian town recently captured from Kurdish fighters by Turkish backed opposition

Thirteen civilians have been killed in a car bomb blast in a northern Syrian town along the border with Turkey. The Turkish defence ministry said...

US to move to protect Syrian oil fields

Pivoting from the dramatic killing of the Islamic State’s leader, the US is set to increase its efforts to protect Syria’s oil fields from...

US moves to protect Syrian oilfields from IS

The United States will send armoured vehicles and combat troops into eastern Syria to keep oil fields from potentially falling into the hands of...

Russia and Turkey strike deal to take control of part of Syrian border

The leaders of Russia and Turkey announced an agreement  for their two countries’ forces to jointly patrol almost the entire north-eastern Syrian border after...

Latest news

1,500 ventilators a week to roll off UK production lines by May, say manufacturers

At least 1,500 ventilators a week could be rolling off British production lines by the end of the month to help in the fight...

Effectiveness of school closures in historic pandemics put under the microscope

New research has given some insight into the effectiveness of school closures during a pandemic, by studying behaviours during disease outbreaks of the past. A...

Coronavirus poses existential threat to Africa, says health expert

African is facing an “existential threat” as some countries will have more than 10,000 coronavirus cases by the end of April, a health expert...

Lineker criticises Tottenham for furloughing staff

Gary Lineker has criticised his former club Tottenham after the Premier League club’s announcement that they will furlough 550 members of their non-playing staff. Lineker,...

Atletico Madrid players take pay cut to help support club’s staff

Atletico Madrid players will help supplement the salary of 430 club employees after agreeing a wage deal. Boss Diego Simeone and members of the club’s...
- Advertisement -