Latest news Syria

  1. Syrian chemical arms at Italian port in 2-4 weeks, says OPCW
    • 17:16
    • 16 apr

    Syrian chemical arms at Italian port in 2-4 weeks, says OPCW

    15th consignment in Latakia, about 7 left to go

    • 11:52
    • 16 apr

    Syria: Greece concerned over chemical weapons destruction

    • 10:56
    • 16 apr

    Syria:UN Security Council discusses report on regime torture

    France pushes for Syrian referral to ICC; Russia, China against

    • 18:45
    • 15 apr

    Talal Derki's 'Return to Homs' wins Middle East Now

    Director at Florence film festival,'don't believe regime's lies'

    • 16:46
    • 15 apr

    Syrian army offensive in Homs Old City, reports SANA

    Rebel stronghold under siege for almost two years

    • 18:03
    • 14 apr

    Immigration: EU commitment needed in Med, says Pinotti

    'The Mediterranean is a high-conflict, high-migration area'

    • 15:30
    • 14 apr

    Syria has delivered 65% of its chemical arsenal to the OPCW

    Ten containers loaded on MV Ark Futura, headed to Gioia Tauro

    • 12:41
    • 11 apr

    Syrian chemical arms transfer 'secure' in Italian port

    Chemical agents onboard in protected and sealed containers

  2. Aboard Cape Ray ahead of chemical arms destruction
    • 18:34
    • 10 apr

    Aboard Cape Ray ahead of chemical arms destruction

    Ready to weigh anchor for Gioia Tauro, possibly in late April

    • 14:57
    • 10 apr

    ISIS jihadists enter Syria along Iraq border

    Battling Al-Qaeda affiliate Jabhat An-Nusra

    • 20:08
    • 09 apr

    Syria:embarassment in Turkey after Us journalist revelations

    Investigative piece by Hersh, '2013 massacre to spur US attack'

    • 15:37
    • 09 apr

    ICC collecting evidence of war crimes in Syria

    But no official inquiry without UN approval, says spokesman

    • 13:05
    • 09 apr

    Syria: "looming" drought threatens food security, WFP says