Pentagon: US ready to down Syrian, Russian jets

The warning came after US fighter jets had tried to engage Syrian Arab Air Force aircraft in Syria last week, but the showdown was...

In pictures: ISIS attacks Philippine Army convoy in Marawi, many armored...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (3:30 P.M.) – Heavy clashes erupted once again in Marawi on Wednesday afternoon local time after ISIS insurgents ambushed a Philippine Army...

Russia to build new naval aircraft carrier based off experience in...

The experience the Russian Navy have had in Syria because of the involvement of the aircraft carrier The Admiral Kuznetsov in combat operations will...

US military deploys long-range missiles to combat the Syrian Army in...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (4:00 A.M.) – Moments ago, Pentagon officials confirmed the US military had moved its High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) from Jordan...

ISIS retakes key camp near Marawi: 50 Philippine soldiers killed

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (0:10 P.M.) – Another jihadist group based on the predominately Muslim Mindanao island has joined the insurgency against the Philippine Army after...

ISIL calls on supporters to kill Christians in Europe for Ramadan

BEIRUT, LEBANON (3:30 P.M.) - The Islamic State's (ISIL) leadership has called on its supporters in Europe to carry out attacks against Christian civilians. ISIL...

Source: Kyrgyzstan ponders over sending military contingent to Syria

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (12:15 P.M.) - Kyrgyzstan holds negotiations with Russia on sending troops to Syria, a source within Kyrgyz security structures told Interfax agency...

Czech ambassador: ‘There was no revolution in Syria’

Eva Filipi, the Czech Ambassador in Damascus, stressed that there was no "revolution" in 2012 and rather it was an attempt by some countries...

While the US drops bombs, China invests $2 billion in rebuilding...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (2:00 A.M.) – With virtually all Euphrates River bridges in Syria destroyed by the US-led coalition amid a wider bid to defeat...

In pictures: ISIS sets up checkpoints across Marawi, 80 Philippine soldiers...

DAMASCUS, SYRIA (9:45 P.M.) – New details have emerged regarding the ongoing battle for Marawi, a predominately Sunni city in the southern Philippines which...