Syrian Arab Red Crescent

Members of the Syrian Red Crescent escort Syrians and aid supplies from a rebel-controlled area to a regime held area of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on December 10, 2015 through the Garage al-Hajz crossing in the Bustan al-Qasr district. / AFP / KARAM AL-MASRI (Photo credit should read …

First Evacuees Leave Battered Aleppo

Ambulances and buses carrying the first evacuees from Aleppo left remaining rebel-held territory in the city on Thursday under a fragile exit deal, an AFP correspondent reported.

ussian aircraft-carrier Admiral Kuzhetsov is seen during a military exercises of the North Fleet, 17 August 2005. Two submarines, the Northern Fleet's flagship Pyotr Veliky cruiser and Russia's only aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, as well as long-range aircraft, were taking part in the Barents Sea manoeuvres, the first of four …

Russia to Deploy Aircraft Carrier to Syrian Coast

Russia has announced it is sending its only aircraft carrier to waters off Syria’s coast, as diplomats met at the United Nations in an effort to revive Syria’s failing ceasefire.

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Blast at Turkish Border Crossing Kills Dozens of Syrian Rebels

A bomb blast at a border crossing between Syria’s opposition-held Idlib province and Turkey killed at least 10 Syrian rebel fighters on Sunday, activists said, as a wave of airstrikes pounded the region and fighting raged in the contested northern city of Aleppo.