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Russian embassy in Syria attacked by insurgents  Oct 13, 2:06 pm
New York, Oct 13 (ANI): Russian embassy in Syria has been attacked today by insurgents who fired two shells, as many supporters of the Syrian Government gathered outside the compound to show gratitude to Moscow for its intervention in Syria. (ANI)
Iraq claims senior ISIS leaders killed in air strike  Oct 12, 10:41 am
London, Oct. 12 (ANI): The Iraqi military have claimed to have killed senior commanders of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in an air strike operation by their military.
US, Russia make progress on 'safe flight zone' over Syria  Oct 11, 2:52 pm
London, Oct 11 (ANI): Defence officials of the United States and Russia held a 90-minute long video conference to discuss the safe flight zone over Syria with 'progress' during the talks.
Syrian troops backed by Russia retake key town from Islamist rebels  Oct 11, 9:52 am
Johannesburg, Oct 11 (ANI): Syrian government troops have retaken a strategic town from Islamist rebels with the assistance of Russian airstrikes in the central province of Hama, a group that monitors Syrian conflict said.
US, Russia expected to hold talks on air safety procedures in Syria  Oct 10, 12:54 pm
London, Oct. 10 (ANI): The United States of America (US) is expected to hold talks with Russia over the weekend, on air safety procedures in Syria to avoid accidental air crashes.
US pauses its Syrian rebel training programme  Oct 10, 9:35 am
Washington D.C., Oct. 10 (ANI): The United States of America (U.S.) has decided to freeze its programme to train Syrian rebels to fight the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) as it will now provide aid to rebels who are presently fighting against the ISIS.
ISIS seizes villages of Aleppo city in Syria  Oct 9, 5:47 pm
New York, Oct. 9 (ANI): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Thursday captured several villages of Aleppo city from rival insurgents.
Russia denies US claim that 4 Syria-bound missiles crashed in Iran  Oct 9, 10:48 am
New York, Oct 9 (ANI): Russia has denied US claims that four of its Syria-bound cruise missiles that were fired from the Caspian Sea crashed in Iran.
Chilling ISIS video shows child jihadi threatening to behead 'Dog of Rome' Obama  Oct 8, 1:47 pm
London, Oct 8 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has released a new chilling video showing a child jihadi, armed with a rocket-propelled grenade, threatening to behead US President Barack Obama, calling him the 'Dog of Rome', meaning servant of the Vatican.
Defense Secretary Ash Carter says US won't work with Russia in battle against ISIS  Oct 8, 1:02 pm
Washington D.C., Oct 8 (ANI): U.S. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter has said that the US-led coalition against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has not agreed to cooperate with Russia in the battle against the terrorist group, as Moscow continues to conduct airstrikes that target opposition groups in Syria instead of ISIS.
US claims majority of Russian strikes targeting rebels, not ISIS in Syria  Oct 8, 12:30 pm
London, Oct. 8 (ANI): More than 90 percent of Russian airstrikes in Syria have targeted Syrian rebels instead of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants, the US State Department has claimed.
Man Mohan Bhanot appointed India's ambassador to Syria  Oct 7, 12:10 pm
New Delhi, Oct.7 (ANI): Senior Deputy Secretary in the finance division of External Affairs Ministry, Man Mohan Bhanot, has been appointed India's next ambassador to the Syrian Arab Republic.
Three million more refugees to flee Syria, Turkey warns EU  Oct 6, 5:58 pm
New York, Oct. 6 (ANI): Turkey has warned the European Union that an estimate of three million more refugees might flee from Syria.
Growing number of refugees returning to war torn Syria after aid cuts  Oct 5, 2:15 pm
New York, Oct 5 (ANI): Increasing numbers of Syrian refugees are returning to their homeland from Jordan due to drastic aid cuts, homesickness and inability to pay smugglers to sneak them into Europe.
ISIS blows up 2,000-year-old arch in Syrian city of Palmyra  Oct 5, 12:39 pm
London, Oct. 5 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has blown up a nearly 2,000-year-old arch in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra.
Russian airstrikes hit target around western Syrian town of Talbiseh  Oct 4, 4:46 pm
New York, Oct 4 (ANI): Russian airstrikes in western Syria have targeted the area around the town of Talbiseh, according to residents and a group which monitors the civil war in Syria.
Jordanian MP says his son carried out suicide attack in Iraq after joining ISIS  Oct 4, 2:41 pm
New York, Oct 4 (ANI): Jordanian parliament member Mazen Dalaeen has said that his son joined the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and carried out a suicide attack in Iraq, three months after dropping out of medical school.
Putin reportedly sending 150,000 troops to Syria to wipe out ISIS  Oct 4, 2:41 pm
London, Oct 4 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir Putin is reportedly sending 1,50,000 soldiers to Syria to wipe out the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).
Russia launches air strikes in Syria against Bashar's opponents  Sep 30, 8:12 pm
Moscow, Sept.30 (ANI): Russia on Wednesday launched its first airstrike in Syria following a build up of its forces in the embattled country against opponents of President Bashar al-Assad.
ISIS planning nuke warfare, claims German journalist after spending 10 days with group  Sep 30, 1:59 pm
Sydney, Sept. 30 (ANI): A veteran German journalist, who spent ten days with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), has claimed that the terrorist group is planning a nuclear warfare strategy as its end game, with plans for the "largest religious cleansing in history"
Russia preparing to launch airstrikes in Syria, say US officials  Sep 29, 11:29 am
Washington D.C., Sept. 29 (ANI): Russia is reportedly preparing to conduct airstrikes in Syria but according to their movements, their targets are not Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), said US officials.
France confirms launching first air strikes on Islamic State in Syria  Sep 27, 1:21 pm
Paris, Sept.27 (ANI): In a statement issued on Sunday, the French Government confirmed launching its first air strikes on specified Islamic State (IS) targets in Syria's Palmyra region.
ISIS luring jihadi brides by opening their 'furniture stores'  Sep 17, 5:38 pm
London, Sept. 17 (ANI): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants are trying to lure jihadi brides to join the terrorist organisation by opening their own furniture stores.
Charlie Hebdo stirs new controversy with Aylan Kurdi's cartoons  Sep 16, 12:58 pm
New York, Sept. 16 (ANI): French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has stirred fresh controversy after illustrators from the publication were criticised on social media for mocking Europe's response to the migrant crisis with cartoons of dead Syrian boy Aylan Kurdi whose body washed up on a beach in Turkey this month, prompting an outpour of sympathy for refugees.
`Generous` Benedict Cumberbatch urges people to donate for refugees  Sep 12, 3:04 pm
London, Sept. 12 (ANI): Condemning the government's slow response to the refugee crisis in Syria and in other neighbouring countries, Benedict Cumberbatch has urged the people to donate money to refugees.