A Turkish soldier was killed on Wednesday in Turkey near the Syrian border, by a shot of a sniper made from the territory controlled by the Syrian Kurds, Turkey's General Staff said in a statement obtained by Sputnik.
The US military involvement in Syria is likely to expand further under the administration of Donald Trump, who is reviewing plans for more ground troops and greater firepower in an unauthorized bid to recapture the Daesh (ISIL) stronghold of Raqqah in the country’s northeast.
At least one person has been killed as a bomb attack by Takfiri militants targeted a bus in the western Syrian city of Homs.
Russian officers overseeing the training of Syrian Kat'iab Al Baath - Fifth Corps soldiers - in Damascus province. [PHOTOS]
Aerial views of the strategic town of Al-Khafseh after Syrian government forces recaptured it from the ISIS.
Syrian forces have regained control over more than a dozen villages in the country’s northern province of Aleppo.
The latest round of the Syrian peace talks has concluded in the Swiss city of Geneva, with the United Nations hailing the negotiations as "substantive" and the talks yielding a “clear agenda” for the future of the war-ravaged Arab country.
The Syrian army has optimized its T-72 battlefield tanks to resist against an anti-tank missiles, media reports disclosed on Thursday.
The ISIL militants are trying to open a path to retreat from Palmyra (Tadmur) in Homs province as the Syrian army continues its massive raid and captured major parts of the ancient city, media reports said on Thursday.