All posts tagged Syria

russia strikes syria photo russian defence ministry
October 2, 2015, by VOANews

Russia carried out more airstrikes in Syria Friday, as a U.S-led coalition urged Moscow to halt any attacks on the Syrian opposition and focus on Islamic State targets. “These military […]


HRW: Migrant crisis political because of Islamophobia

September 12, 2015, by VOANews

European countries, the United States and rich Persian Gulf nations are coming under criticism from human rights groups for not doing enough to help w ...

A constant steam of migrants arriving despite rain Thu in border town Roske Hungary from Serbia Photo A Tanzeem  VOA

US to accept 10 000 Syrian refugees

September 10, 2015, by VOANews

The United States said Thursday it will accept at least 10,000 Syrian refugees in the coming year and increase its humanitarian assistance for those f ...

Russian soldiers posing in Syria next to the banner showing Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Syrian counterpart Bashar al-Assad.-crop

Moscow confirms Russian ‘military experts’ are in Syria

September 10, 2015, by VOANews

Russia has confirmed that members of its military are present in Syria, amid growing concerns in the West that the Russian military is becoming more d ...

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    Bulgarian socialist MP Angelov defiant over Syria visit
    January 22, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Socialist Party member of Parliament Strahil Angelov, in television interviews on January 22 after his controversial visit to Syria, has insisted defiantly that he is accountable only to those […]