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Iranian FM in Damascus to Discuss Syria Crisis

Iranian FM in Damascus to Discuss Syria Crisis

BAS News - 2019-04-16 12:57
ERBIL — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif travelled to Damascus on Tuesday to discuss the Iran-Syria ties and the ongoing crisis in the region, local media reported. Zarif met with Syrian regime President Bashar al-Assad on his arrival. “I am ...
Iranian FM in Damascus to Discuss Syria Crisis - BAS News

US Unsafe in the Middle East for Its Unpopularity: Iranian FM

BAS News - 2019-05-07 15:58
ERBIL — Washington’s concerns over the safety of its forces and interests in the Middle East comes from its unpopularity in the region not from Iran, said Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif. “If US and clients don’t feel safe, it’s because they’re des ...

Iran May Consider Retreating from Nuclear Treaty: FM

BAS News - 2019-04-28 15:44
ERBIL — Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif said on Sunday that Tehran could consider withdrawing from the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) as US is pressuring Iran with sanctions. “The Islamic Republic’s choices are numerous, and the cou ...

The control committee makes daily tours in the market in order to control the prices of the goods

SDF Press - 2019-04-22 02:37
Hasaka – The control committee of the municipality of the people in​​ Tal-Tamr region makes daily tours in the markets of Tal-Tamr in order to control the prices of goods and materials. Adnan Hassan, the co-chair of the control committee in the municipali ...

Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif met with Erdogan after Assad

ANF - 2019-04-17 14:16
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara following his 2-day visit to Syria. ...

Turkish Defense Minister Discusses Syria Safe Zone in Washington

BAS News - 2019-04-17 13:44
ERBIL — Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar on Tuesday met with his US counterpart Patrick Shanahan to discuss Syria and Washington-Ankara defense cooperations. Turkish Ministry of National Defense confirmed in a statement that Akar “reiterated Turkey’s ...

Russia Troops Clash with pro-Iranian Militias in Aleppo, 11 People Killed

BAS News - 2019-04-17 02:00
ERBIL - Clashes between Russia troops and pro-Iranian militias in the Syria's Aleppo city have resulted in the killing of 11 people, a report said on Tuesday. A couple of children and three women were among the 11 killed in the military confrontation whi ...

Iranian Foreign Minister visits Syria and Turkey

ANF - 2019-04-16 16:48
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif visited Syria as part of his tour in the region. Turkey is next. ...

Iran FM visits Damascus for talks with Syria’s Assad

Waar Media - 2019-04-16 12:23
WAAR_DUHOK Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif arrived in Syrian capital Damascus on Tuesday, according to the official IRNA news agency. Zarif is scheduled to meet with Bashar al-Assad and other top regime officials during the visit. The top diplomat’s ...

UN envoy holds ‘substantial’ talks with Syria FM in Damascus

Gulan Media - 2019-04-15 06:14

Iraqi National Security Advisor Discusses Cooperation with Syria’s Assad

BAS News - 2019-04-15 01:16
ERBIL — Iraqi Security Advisor Falih Fayyadh visited Damascus on Sunday where he met with Syrian regime president Bashar al-Assad to discuss joint efforts in combatting terrorism and closer cooperation to encounter the ongoing challenges. Assad stressed ...

The office of organizing Councils met with the Local Councils

SDF Press - 2019-04-14 21:00
Raqqa – The Office of organizing councils held an extensive meeting in Raqqa civil council for all the local councils which exist in the city and its countryside in order to discuss the last developments and study the projects that will be presented in th ...

A lot of works and efforts made in order to increase the beauty of the city

SDF Press - 2019-04-14 21:00
Raqqa – in coordination with the department of environment and Gardens in Raqqa the cleaning department clean the sidewalks, the roads and the western entrance of the city in order to restore the beauty and cultural splendor of the city by removing the di ...

Senior Syrian Kurdish official: Damascus talks going nowhere, Russia to blame

E-Kurd - 2019-04-12 17:21
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Efforts to forge a political deal between Kurdish-led authorities in Syrian Kurdistan (Roojava), and the Syrian government are at a standstill and President Bashar-al Assad’s ally Russia is to blame, a top Syrian Kurdish offi ...

French Mayor lands in Kurdistan to discuss Erbil-Paris cooperation, deliver humanitarian aid

Kurdistan24 - 2019-04-11 20:13

Turkey's Erdogan to discuss possible operation in Syria with Putin - RIA

Jerusalem Post - 2019-04-10 06:03
Erdogan has vowed to crush US-backed Kurdish fighters east of the Euphrates in Syria and said last year that preparations were complete for an operation. ...

PM Barzani Discusses Political, Security Affairs with US Delegates

BAS News - 2019-04-09 23:06
ERBIL - Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani received on Tuesday a US delegation, led by Joey Hood, chargé d'affaires at the US Embassy in Baghdad, to discuss a number of political and security issues in the region. During the meeting, where ...

Cambodia discovers ancient graves

Waar Media - 2019-04-08 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK Cambodia has discovered six ancient graves, which date back to between the first and fifth centuries AD, in the country’s southeastern region, local media reported on Monday. According to daily The Phnom Penh Post, the local archaeologists une ...

Iran Ready to Expand Economic Ties with Iraq: Rouhani

BAS News - 2019-04-06 20:54
ERBIL - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Tehran is ready to expand its gas and electricity deals with neighboring Iraq, state media reported. Rouhani met with Iraqi PM Adil Abdul-Mahdi who is in Iran for a two-day trip. "The plans t ...

Bashar al-Assad to Visit Iraq: Report

BAS News - 2019-03-19 11:02
ERBIL - President of the Syrian regime Bashar al-Assad is expected to pay a visit to neighboring Iraq in the near future, a report said on Tuesday. Al-Diyar, a Lebanese newspaper close to the regime of Assad, cited Syrian political sources as saying that ...