Author Articles

October 29, 2016

Tunis - Algeria for years resisted raising its reference price for crude oil in state budget fore

October 23, 2016

Damascus - Even though the end of the war in Syria is nowhere in sight, individual restora­tion a

September 11, 2016

Damascus - No one in Syria has been spared the ongoing war, but the country’s 500,000 Palestinian

August 27, 2016

Damascus - The sudden flare-up of fighting in the previously obscure north-eastern city of Hasaka

August 20, 2016

DAMASCUS - Kobane, Palmyra, parts of rural Raqqa and, lately, Manbij in Syria have ex­perienced t

August 07, 2016

Damascus - Adnan has been watch­ing other children play­ing and running but has not been able to

July 23, 2016

DAMASCUS - With Washington and Moscow having reached an under­standing on how to get Syria’s peac

July 03, 2016

Damascus - When pope John Paul II travelled to Syria in 2001, he visited the Great Mosque of Dama

July 03, 2016

DAMASCUS - The relentless war in Syria has created divisions within the country’s mi­nority Druze

June 25, 2016

DAMASCUS - The unexpected visit by Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoygu to Damas­cus not only s

June 19, 2016

DAMASCUS - French and German forces are reported to be the lat­est newcomers to step into the Syr

June 11, 2016

DAMASCUS - The race to liberate Raqqa, the Islamic State’s de facto capital in Syria, has seen th

June 04, 2016

Damascus - More than five years of civil war in Syria has led to front lines and checkpoints spli

May 28, 2016

DAMASCUS - The US military presence in Syria is not a secret any­more.

May 14, 2016

DAMASCUS - North-eastern Syria was once considered the country’s bread basket but the war between

May 07, 2016

HOMS (Syria) - The scenes of utter de­struction recall those of Stalingrad and Berlin at the end

April 30, 2016

DAMASCUS - Syria is facing an alarming military escalation be­tween government troops and opposit

April 23, 2016

DAMASCUS - A conclusive battle ap­pears to be raging in the northern city of Aleppo amid a compli

April 16, 2016

Damascus - The Syrian pound has col­lapsed against the US dol­lar, reaching lows unseen since the

April 07, 2016

DAMASCUS - The Islamic State’s major defeat in Syria’s ancient city of Palmyra has trig­gered a r