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Syria reports Israeli airstrikes in northern Aleppo province

July 20, 2021 9:58 am

Syrian opposition forces said the airstrikes targeted Iranian Revolutionary Guard bases and a weapons plant, in a continuation of Israeli attacks against Iranian military research and development activities over the past year.

Making the Shift

October 28, 2019 11:25 pm

Talk picks out a few favourite international films at the recently-concluded 21st JIO MAMI Film Festival 2019.

Syrian army says Israeli strikes hit northern Aleppo city, damages materials only

March 28, 2019 8:47 am

The blasts caused an electrical blackout in Aleppo, the country's second largest city and a major industrial hub that bore the brunt of years of fighting and heavy Russian and Syrian aerial bombardment on its former rebel-held areas.

Hard choices for Syrian industrialists in ruins of Aleppo

October 02, 2017 9:24 pm

The International Monetary Fund estimated last year that Syria's economy had shrunk by 57 percent during the conflict and its manufacturing sector by 77 percent.

Bashar al Assad congratulates Syrians on 'liberation' of Aleppo

December 15, 2016 9:25 pm

The city's "liberation" was "history in the making and worthy of more than the word 'congratulations'," he said in a video posted on the presidency's official social media accounts.

India would welcome any reduction in violence: MEA on Aleppo carnage

December 15, 2016 6:46 pm

There can be no military solution to the conflict and the focus should be on an inclusive Syrian-led political dialogue, MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup told media here.

Aleppo evacuation set to begin after new ceasefire deal

December 15, 2016 6:37 pm

The defence ministry in Moscow said that Syrian authorities had guaranteed the safety of the rebels leaving the city and confirmed preparations were underway.

Social media tells you the real story from besieged Aleppo

December 14, 2016 11:10 pm

As innocent civilians continue to suffer the worst kind of repression, people from across the world express anguish and offer their silent prayers on social media to whoever cares to listen.

Syrian leader Assad's Shi'ite allies helped him win in Aleppo

December 14, 2016 9:00 pm

"It's like you are fighting modern warfare with a sword. Bravery can only take you so far," a Syrian opposition figure said. "It's a complete failure of whoever is interested in seeing us win."

Aleppo is devastated, but the internet is keeping alive some strong voices

December 14, 2016 7:39 pm

In the midst of a bloodbath, people in Aleppo continue to have access to the Internet. Despite the airstrikes, despite the monumental infrastructural damage, civilians are tweeting and posting 'last message' videos.