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Turkey: Russia, US failed to clear militia from Syria border

Wtop 02 Dec 2022
13 explosion in Istanbul that killed six people ... Turkey, which had once sought Syrian President Bashar Assad’s removal from office and has strongly backed the opposition in the Syrian conflict, has more recently said it is open to dialogue and reconciliation with Damascus ... He added. “I hope the (Syrian) regime will understand this ... Source .

Iran says senior IRGC officer killed in Syria

Anadolu Agency 23 Nov 2022
Colonel Daoud Jafari, a senior officer in the IRGC’s aerospace division, was killed in a roadside bomb explosion on the outskirts of the Syrian capital, Damascus, the IRGC said in a statement ... In March, two IRGC officers were ...

Iran accuses Israel of assassinating a Revolutionary Guard officer in Syria

Middle East Monitor 23 Nov 2022
The Iranian news agency, Tasnim, reported on Wednesday that Israeli agents assassinated an Iranian Revolutionary Guards officer, Davoud Jafari, near the Syrian capital, Damascus, on Tuesday.

Iran claims that Israel killed an Iranian officer in Syria

The Jerusalem Post 23 Nov 2022
An Iranian military officer was killed as the result of a roadside bomb blast in Damascus, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corp said on Wednesday morning ... The officer was identified as Colonel Davoud Jafari and served as an adviser of the ...

Senior Iranian military advisor killed in Syria

Xinhua 23 Nov 2022
Davood Jafari, an officer of IRGC's Air Force, was killed by a roadside bomb near the Syrian capital of Damascus on ...

Intruder apprehended at Lafayette Hall

Washington Square News 21 Nov 2022
He was found 20 minutes later by an officer from NYU’s Campus Safety Department and escorted from the building by the NYPD ... NYU junior Damascus Lee, who is a resident assistant at Lafayette, said he became aware of the intruder after a police officer arrived and told him to lock the door of his room ... When she isn’t at the office...

Hezbollah transporting hundreds of chemical weapons to Lebanon - report

The Jerusalem Post 20 Nov 2022
Unit 2250 was first reported on by Iran International in September, which claimed that alleged Israeli airstrikes targeted sites belonging to the unit near Damascus in mid-September ... The report identified a person known as "Seyyed Reza" as the head of the unit's office in Damascus and Abdollah Edabi and Meysam Katbi as employees in the office. .

Leaked execution videos strengthen case for Syrian war crimes prosecutions

Arab News 20 Nov 2022
An intelligence officer, ... Another officer, identified as Maj ... The most important piece of evidence was mobile phone footage depicting summary mass executions of civilians by Syrian military officers in Tadamon, a southern suburb of Damascus that had revolted against the regime.

Xinhua world news summary at 1600 GMT, Nov. 19 19 Nov 2022
- - - - ... The five detainees were involved in logistics operations after the bomb attack, Siyka Mileva, spokesperson for Bulgaria's prosecutor's office, told local media ... - - - -. DAMASCUS -- Four soldiers were killed on Saturday by an Israeli missile strike on military sites in central and coastal Syrian areas, the state news agency SANA reported.

Syria: Hundreds of refugees return from Lebanon via border crossing in Damascus countryside

Ruptly 06 Nov 2022
"The second batch is 329 people coming from the Al-Zamrani crossing in addition to 13 persons from the Jdeidet Yabous crossing and 16 from the Dabbousiya crossing," explained Dr Alaa Sheikh, a member of the Executive Office of Damascus ...

At reunion, local trio reflects on an epic hike through the Appalachian Trail

The Keene Sentinel 05 Nov 2022
Each of the local thru-hikers had their own trail magic stories, too, like when Chambers and his hiking companions at the time arrived in Damascus, Va., the same weekend the town was hosting a marathon, filling every available hostel and hotel bed ... Walking out of the post office, a local, this lady, says, ‘Welcome to Damascus.

Four Palestinians killed by security forces as tensions spike

La Prensa Latina 03 Nov 2022
The suspect, identified as Bader Amer, 20, entered the Muslim Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem from Damascus Gate and “pulled out a knife and stabbed one of the officers in his upper body” when he was stopped for questioning, police said. Two other officers opened fire ...

Townships, villages call upon voters to pass levies

The Vindicator 30 Oct 2022
The department has five full-time and five part-time officers ... Trustee Shawn Mesler, who also is a captain with the Salem Fire Department and assistant fire chief in Damascus, said officers aren’t paid a competitive wage, cruisers have high mileage and maintenance costs have increased.

Oxi Day celebrated in Damascus, Syria (PHOTOS)

Greek City Times 29 Oct 2022
Under the high auspices of His Beatitude Patriarch John X, the Divine Liturgy was held in the Maryamiyah Cathedral in Damascus, on the occasion of the October 28 National Day of Greece, Oxi Day, which was presided over by Bishop Youhanna (Batach) ... The President of the Greek community in Damascus, Mr.

Report finds sanctioned Syrians benefit from UN contracts

Arab News 27 Oct 2022
Among them is Fadi Saqr, who is close to Assad and heads the National Defense Forces in Damascus, a pro-government militia that notably executed dozens of ... The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Damascus, Syria, did not immediately comment on the report.

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