Nearly a dozen people have lost their lives when a powerful car bomb explosion ripped through a northern Syrian border town seized by Turkish military forces and their allied militants in the aftermath of a cross-border incursion against militants of the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG).
The United States has reportedly dispatched dozens of truckloads of military and logistical equipment to oil-rich areas it has occupied in Syria’s Eastern Province of Dayr al-Zawr and the Northeastern Province of Hasakah as Washington and some of its regional allies are vying with one another to seize oil reserves and plunder natural resources in the war-battered country.
The United Nations says around 350,000 Syrians, mostly women and children, have been displaced in the country’s northwestern province of Idlib since early December last year.
The Syrian Army says it has intercepted and shot down several Israeli drones and missiles targeting a major military airport in the country’s Central Province of Homs.
President Hassan Rouhani has warned about US attempts to seize control of Syria’s oil wells, among its other interventionist policies in the region, urging regional nations to spare no effort to send the American military home.
The secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) says as long as terrorist forces of the United States are present in the region there will be no security and peace in West Asia.
Iran's First Vice President Is’haq Jahangiri says the best revenge for the United States' criminal act in assassinating Lt. Gen. Qassem Soleimani, is the expulsion of all American terrorist forces from the West Asia region.
Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani highlighted the US administration’s role in recent tensions and conflicts in West Asia and said insecurity will not end as long as the “terrorist forces” of the US are present in the region.
Senior Iranian Commander Lt. General Qassem Soleimani, who was recently assassinated in a US strike, was posthumously awarded Syria’s top Medal of Honor by the Arab country’s President Bashar al-Assad.
Donald Trump, the president of the United States, is blindly undertaking Israeli schemes in the region, says the political and media adviser to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.