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News Syria » Damascus: Iran, Syria to continue attacking 'terrorists' in Damascus suburbs: agency

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-ghouta-iran/iran-syria-to-continue-attacking-terrorists-in-damascus-suburbs-agency-idUSKCN1G907W
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran and Syria will continue attacks on Damascus suburbs held by “terrorists”, but elsewhere respect a U.N. resolution demanding a 30-day truce across Syria to allow aid access and medical evacuation, the Iranian military chief of ...

News Syria » Damascus: Damascus suburb strikes kill scores, UN votes for cease-fire

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/airstrikes-suburbs-syrian-capital-claim-move-lives-53326885
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

A new wave of airstrikes and shelling on eastern suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus left at least 22 people dead and dozens wounded Saturday, raising the death toll of a week of bombing in the area to 500, as the U.N. Security Council unanimously ...

News Syria » Damascus: 24 Killed in New Syrian Government Airstrikes East of Damascus

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/syria-ghouta-airstrikes/4268922.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Another wave of airstrikes pounded the Syrian rebel enclave of eastern Ghouta Saturday, killing at least 24 people and increasing the civilian death toll over the past week to more than 500, including more than 120 children, a Britain-based monitoring ...

News Syria » Damascus: Tehran, Damascus Committed to UNSC Resolution on Syria Ceasefire: Commander

News channel or source: https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2018/02/25/1666016/tehran-damascus-committed-to-unsc-resolution-on-syria-ceasefire-commander
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Hossein Baqeri said Tehran and Damascus would be committed to a United Nations Security Council resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire across Syria. Speaking to ...

News Syria » Damascus: UN Security Council votes for Syria ceasefire as Damascus suburb burns

News channel or source: http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/un-security-council-votes-for-syria-ceasefire-as-damascus-suburb-burns/article/2649968
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

by Joel Gehrke | Feb 24, 2018, 5:08 PM Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email this article Share on LinkedIn Print this article Syrian President Bashar Assad and pro-regime forces have subjected eastern Ghouta, a district on the outskirts of Damascus, to ...

News Syria » Damascus: As death toll soars, Syria cease-fire proposal hangs on Russia

News channel or source: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/syria-ghouta-damascus-ceasefire-russia-united-nations-security-council/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The proposed resolution, put in a final form Wednesday, expresses "outrage at the unacceptable levels of violence" and attacks on civilians in several parts of Syria, particularly in Idlib governorate and the rebel-held Damascus suburbs of eastern Ghouta.

News Syria » Damascus: Airstrikes on suburbs of Syrian capital claim more lives

News channel or source: http://ravallirepublic.com/news/world/article_79edf457-bdbf-5157-a2ac-0491341327f8.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

BEIRUT (AP) — A new wave of airstrikes and shelling on eastern suburbs of the Syrian capital Damascus left at least 22 people dead and dozens wounded Saturday, raising the death toll of a week of bombing in the area to 500, including scores of women and ...

News Syria » Damascus: Russian Air Force Preparing to Provide Back up for Syrian Army Operation in Eastern Damascus

News channel or source: http://en.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13961206000661
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Air Force is to provide support for the Syrian Army troops' imminent operation against terrorists in Eastern Ghouta, its defense ministry said amid reports on the dispatch of hundreds of fresh Syrian soldiers and military equipment to ...

News Syria » Damascus: America Washes Its Hands of Syrian Civilians

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/02/us-syria/554042/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The Security Council approved Saturday a resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire in Syria “without delay ... the rebel-held region outside Damascus that has come under sustained bombardment in recent days, where the death toll now stands at nearly ...

News Syria » Damascus: UN Unanimously Demands a 30-Day Cease-Fire Across Syria

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2018/february/damascus-suburb-strikes-kill-scores-un-votes-for-cease-fire
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Sweden, Kuwait and many other countries had been pressing for an immediate cease-fire as deaths mount in a Syrian bombing campaign in the rebel-held suburbs of Damascus known as eastern Ghouta where the death toll in a week of bombardment has risen to 500.