Cholera outbreak in Syria

An outbreak of cholera has been recorded in various parts of Syria. According to the Kurdish autonomous administration, not recognized by Damascus, three people were killed. This was reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the local TV channel. It is noted that the dead fell ill with cholera in Raqqa and in the area Deir ez-Zor. At least…

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Putin urges US to stop exporting oil from Syria

The US should stop plundering Syria by smuggling oil out of that country. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin following a meeting with the leaders of Iran and Turkey, RIA Novosti reports. “We (Russia, Turkey and Iran.— RBC) and general positions on the Trans-Euphrates, related to the fact…

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Turkey closes skies to Russian planes flying to Syria

The Turkish Foreign Minister said that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan had previously warned Russian leader Vladimir Putin about this. At the same time, he stressed that Ankara does not participate in sanctions against Moscow Istanbul, Turkey Turkey has closed the airspace for Russian military and civilian aircraft flying to Syria….

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What did the expedition of Russian scientists find in Syria?

For the third year now, Syrian specialists and researchers from Sevastopol University and Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, with the assistance of the Ministry of Defense and Russian Geographical Society, have been studying the largest island of Syria — Arvad. The next stage of underwater archaeological research has recently been…

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Syria claims Israel targeted area outside Damascus in missile strike resulting in ‘material losses’ – state media

Follow RT on The Damascus countryside has come under a missile attack, Syria’s state media reported, blaming Tel Aviv for carrying out “aggression” with a number of missiles. The strike reportedly inflicted material damage outside the capital. The alleged attack took place early on Wednesday, Syria’s state-run SANA news agency…

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