Jordan plans to take part in the upcoming intra-Syrian peace talks in Geneva, a source in Jordan’s Foreign Ministry told Sputnik.
McCain travelled to Syria this week to visit US forces present there and discuss the campaign against Daesh.
An airstrike by the US-led coalition against Daesh in Iraq’s Mosul killed Abdula Sulyiamani al-Jaburi who was responsible for the terror group's anti-aircraft defense, Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Col. John Dorrian said in a briefing on Wednesday.
HNC spokesman Salem Meslet demanded to hold direct talks with the Damascus authorities on the issue of settling the crisis in the war-torn country.
The Pakistani authorities announced a countrywide counterterrorism operation with the participation of law enforcement agencies and the armed forces.
A Russian Instagram bombshell has landed herself in legal hot water after an audacious videoshoot atop a 1,000-foot tall skyscraper in Dubai, UAE. The building’s owner is bringing legal action against her for trespassing.
The UAE Federal Supreme Court of Appeals sentenced an Emirati to life imprisonment over attempted murder of a US citizen.
After a flurry of military drills that included artillery, tank, and helicopter exercises, an Iran Revolutionary Guard official warned that underestimating Iran’s military prowess could lead to the US being on the wrong end of a “strong slap in the face.”
US servicemen that supported Iraqi Security Forces (ISF) came under fire during the operation to liberate the city of Mosul from the Daesh, according to Operation Inherent Resolve spokesman Col. John Dorrian.
Last week marked the sixth anniversary of the start of the civil unrest referred to in Western countries as the 'Libyan Revolution', which culminated in the murder of Muammar Gaddafi and the destruction of Libyan statehood. Speaking to RIA Novosti, Gaddafi's cousin Ahmed Gaddaf al-Dam discussed the situation in Libya, and who was responsible.
Defense Ministry said that Russian representatives in the Russian-Turkish commission on the Syrian truce have registered nine violations of the ceasefire regime over the past 24 hours.
The US-led coalition air forces launched 32 strikes consisting of 93 engagements in Iraq and Syria against the Daesh targets, according to the statement of the Operation Inherent Resolve.
Central Command commander Gen. Joseph Votel said that United States may need to send more troops to fight the Daesh in Syria.
US President Donald Trump's suggestion of a one-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict makes sense in the light of Israel's continuing settler policy, which has made a two-state solution almost impossible, Professor Neve Gordon of SOAS University of London told Radio Sputnik.
Sergey Lavrov said that Moscow is ready to consider Washington's initiatives on cooperating to resolve the nearly six-year crisis in Syria.
The Daesh terrorist group (outlawed in Russia) claimed responsibility for firing two rockets on the Eshkol Regional Council in southern Israel earlier this week.
Damascus Countryside governor said that Syrian army has completely regained control of the town of Serghaya near Damascus.
The Russian Aerospace Forces have eliminated more than 3,000 militants, including 26 warlords, in Syria, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Wednesday. The aircraft have made 1,760 sorties in 2017. The minister underscored the key role of special task forces in the fight against terrorists.
Istanbul Counter-terrorism Directorate Branch agents have detained 35 suspects during an operation against the Daesh terrorist organization, local media reported Wednesday.
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