Middle-East Desk

Syria war pause plan agreed by world powers

Damascus, World powers have agreed to seek a nationwide “cessation of hostilities” in Syria to begin in a week’s time, after talks in Munich, Germany. The halt will not apply to the battle against jihadist…

Russian airstrikes kill 15 in Syria’s Aleppo

ALEPPO, Syria Fifteen civilians were killed and another 22 injured on Tuesday evening when Russian warplanes struck two villages in an opposition-held district of Syria’s northwestern Aleppo province, local Civil Defense sources told Anadolu Agency….