Syria rescue group says 10 killed in airstrike on shelter
18 July, 2018, 10:14 | Author: Diane Mills
The Syrian army is pressing a Russian-backed offensive against rebels in the area. "Go back, we don't want to hurt you", a soldier called out to them.
Israel occupied a large part of this key strategic Syrian land following its 1967 war with Syria and other Arab states.
Now that Dara'a is under the Syrian government's control again, the much reported collaboration between anti-Damascus militants and the Israeli regime would effectively be disrupted.
Both Israel and Jordan have said they would not allow Syrians to cross into their territories.
According to the same sources, regime forces on Sunday attacked the town of Mashara in Syria's eastern Quneitra province, which is situated close to the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.
Speculation has been building that Mr. Putin and President Trump may be preparing a deal Monday in their Helsinki summit on the future of Syria as the Bashar Assad government appears close to winning the country's brutal seven-year civil war, a deal that would include the withdrawal of Iranian units that have been backing Mr. Assad. Putin cited the need to restore the situation along the Golan borders to the state that prevailed before the outbreak of the Syrian crisis in 2011.
The crowd, which included women and children, then walked back slowly toward the refugee encampment.
Assad has advanced swiftly, unopposed by his foreign adversaries. Government fighters waved rifles and held aloft pictures of Assad as they celebrated.
The Russian president told reporters during a joint press conference that his U.S. counterpart had raised the issue of Israel's security during their talks.
Still, there are major questions about Putin's ability to enforce any agreement involving Iran's actions in Syria, even if he offers to deploy troops to police the border areas in question.
In addition to retaking the main border crossing between Damascus and the Jordanian capital of Amman, the Syrian regime has retaking dozens of villages in the Daraa province and on Monday clashed with rebels over the strategic Tel al-Haara which overlooks the Golan Heights.
President Donald Trump told reporters on Monday after meeting President Vladimir Putin of Russian Federation on Monday in Helsinki that both had agreed to work together on helping ensure Israel's security.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu huddled with President TrumpDonald John TrumpReporters defend CNN's Acosta after White House says he "disrespected" Trump with question Security costs of Trump visit to Scotland sparks outrage among Scottish citizens Ex-CIA officer: Prosecution of Russians indicted for DNC hack "ain't ever going to happen" MORE on Saturday to discuss Syria and Iraq ahead of the USA president's planned summit with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin.
Emery has been revamping his squad at The Emirates as he prepares for his first season in charge of the north London club. Pires, who played under Wenger for six years, told Sky Sports: "The best signing for me is Unai, the manager".
Once special counsel Robert Mueller found out about his text messages he fired him from the Russian Federation investigation. But despite the generally complimentary mood toward Page, Republicans weren't feeling any warmer toward Strzok.
The White House correspondent for the Associated Press became the hero we all needed when he boldly went where Mr Trump would not. Predictably, the President was upset when he saw negative coverage of the summit airing on television aboard Air Force One.
But they also go into the clash after three tense and tiring extra-times, two of which they won thanks to a penalty shootout. This match saw a nervy France pick up an unconvincing win as Kylian Mbappe scored the goal of the contest.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Putin in Moscow on Wednesday for talks focusing on Iran's presence in Syria . Tel Aviv has warned Damascus of any kind of approaches towards the Golan Heights, occupied by Israel in 1967.
About 17 rockets were fired at Israel, the military said, five of which were intercepted by the Iron Dome aerial defence system. Palestinian health officials said two people were killed and 12 injured in an air strike in Gaza City on Saturday.
The first round of tariffs covered Chinese products ranging from farming plows to machine tools and communications satellites. Worryingly, there have been few signs that either Beijing or Washington are prepared to ratchet down the trade frictions.
Southgate was giving little away about whether any of the squad's senior players will be calling time on their global careers. England returned to Birmingham on Sunday having emulated their best finish at a tournament on foreign soil.
Some of the boys lost as much as 5 kg (11 lb) but had started to regain weight in hospital, Piyasakol told reporters. The cave's 6-mile-long labyrinth of chambers and passageways stretch all the way into neighboring Myanmar.
Novak Djokovic admits he is "grateful" to Wimbledon for scheduling his quarter-final match with Kei Nishikori on Centre Court . That initial burst gave Federer 34 successive sets won at Wimbledon, equalling his own record set between 2005 and 2006.
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Anti-Trump protesters lined the road up to the building, but it is unlikely the Trumps - who arrived via helicopter - saw them. Mr Trump said ahead of his visit that he could meet Boris Johnson , who resigned earlier this week over Mrs May's Brexit plan.