Bus convoys on Wednesday resumed transporting residents out of the Syrian towns of Foua and Kefraya as part of an evacuation deal between the government and militants.
The Syrian Army take control of the town of Madaya in Damascus province after gunmen and their family members left the town for militant-held regions in the Northern parts of the country.
The Syrian government and militants are reportedly set to begin the evacuation of four towns in Idlib and Rif Dimashq as part of a deal they reached late last month.
Russia has reportedly sent a missile-armed frigate to its naval base in Syria’s Mediterranean coastal city of Tartus following a recent US missile strike against an airbase in the Arab country.
The UN has called on Iran, Russia and Turkey to convene a fresh round of peace talks between Damascus and opposition groups in Astana, Kazakhstan, to bring the situation on the ground under control amid increasing militant attempts to break into the heart of the Syrian capital in defiance of a countrywide truce.
Syrian army soldiers managed to regain control of all the points in Damascus province infiltrated by the terrorists. The Takfiri militants had captured the areas after launching an attack overnight through underground tunnels.
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.
Russian officers overseeing the training of Syrian Kat'iab Al Baath - Fifth Corps soldiers - in Damascus province.
The special forces of the Syrian army drill counter-terrorism operations in Adra, Damascus Countryside.
Dozens of Syrian civilians returned to their houses in the town of Dhiyabiya in Damascus countryside following the liberation of the region from terrorists by the army.