US to establish largest military base at Deir ez-Zor in Syria, claims leading Russian news agency

US to establish largest military base at Deir ez-Zor in Syria, claims leading Russian news agency

Moscow/Damascus: The United States has started building the largest military base in the oil-rich region of Deir ez-Zor with the objective to keep the region under its control. A leading Russian news agency claimed that the United States already had smaller military and air bases in the region. The seriousness of these allegations increase in […]

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Combined army of Islamic countries should attack Israel at the same time, appeals Turkish state’s mouthpiece

Combined army of Islamic countries should attack Israel at the same time, appeals Turkish state’s mouthpiece

Ankara: ‘Strength of the combined army of the member countries of ‘Organisation of Islamic cooperation’ (OIC) will be around 5.2 million and their ‘budget’ will be more than 175 billion. Therefore, all these Islamic countries should attack Israel from different directions at the same time,’ appealed the Turkish daily which is a mouthpiece of Turkish […]

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Dispute between the US and Turkey over Manbij in Syria escalates

Dispute between the US and Turkey over Manbij in Syria escalates

Washington: Senior US diplomats and military officials visited Manbij town in northern Syria. These officers have guaranteed continued deployment of the US army in Manbij. Turkey has demanded that the United States should not protect the Kurdish rebels who are based in Manbij town. Turkey had threatened that the Turkish army will certainly strike Manbij […]

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Turkey and allied Syrian rebels gain control in ‘Afrin’: President Erdogan

Turkey and allied Syrian rebels gain control in ‘Afrin’: President Erdogan

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Erdogan has declared that the Turkish army and the Turkish-backed rebel groups helping them have gained control of the ‘Afrin’ town in Syria. Turkey had initiated a campaign ‘Operation Olive Branch’ in the ‘Afrin’ area since January. Russia had supported this campaign whereas, the United States had asked Turkey to stop […]

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Syrian army attack in Eastern Ghouta kills 50; UN stops humanitarian aid

Syrian army attack in Eastern Ghouta kills 50; UN stops humanitarian aid

Beirut/Geneva: Even after the declaration of the ceasefire by the UN, the Syrian army attacks in Eastern Ghouta continued claiming 50 lives. The United Nations (UN) convoy, sent for relief operations in Eastern Ghouta, have returned from there after the attacks. There are about 400 thousand civilians trapped in Eastern Ghouta and the UN relief […]

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