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The Latest- Attack targets Russian embassy in Syria

The Latest- Attack targets Russian embassy in Syria

The Latest on the conflict in Syria, and the Russia-Turkey-brokered cease-fire agreement. Russia’s foreign ministry says a mortar round has exploded inside the Russian embassy compound in the Syrian capital Damascus. Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said in a statement Thursday that the mortar fired from a rebel-controlled suburb of Damascus fell near the entrance of […]

December 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
In revenge for Aleppo Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara

In revenge for Aleppo Russian Ambassador to Turkey shot dead in Ankara

Mr Karlov Russian Ambassador to Turkey was making a speech at a photo exhibit in the capital sponsored by the embassy when he was shot in the back. Three other people were reportedly hurt. He was shot dead after being attacked in an art gallery in the city, Russia’s foreign ministry has said. Andrey Karlov […]

December 19, 2016 | By | Reply More
Russia: Syrian regime officials may take part in peace conference

Russia: Syrian regime officials may take part in peace conference

May 24, BEIRUT (AP) — It was the first confirmation that President Bashar Assad’s government would be willing to take part in the talks with the opposition. But despite the announcement from Moscow, one of Assad’s staunchest allies, Damascus has not offered any definitive statement on the proposed talks. The Syrian government has agreed “in […]

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