Tag Archives: warring

Syria, warring, sides, face off, Idlib city

Syria’s warring sides face off in town east of Idlib city

02 February, 2020 4:05 pm 4:05 pm

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian government forces battled rebels and weathered Turkish artillery barrages on Thursday as they tried to seize Saraqeb town in northwestern Idlib province in a new push to recapture the last rebel stronghold, witnesses and a war monitor said. President Bashar al-Assad’s swift military advance through Idlib province, backed by Russian air … Read More

UN, Yemeni, warring, sides, agree, port, ceasefire, moves

UN says Yemeni warring sides agree port ceasefire moves

07 July, 2019 4:45 pm 4:45 pm

GENEVA (Reuters) – Yemen’s warring parties have agreed new measures to enforce a ceasefire and facilitate a troop pullback from the flashpoint port of Hodeidah, the United Nations said on Monday. Representatives of the Iran-aligned Houthi movement and the Saudi-backed Yemeni government met on a UN ship in the Red Sea for talks on Sunday … Read More