Syrian Mirror

UN calls for ‘immediate’ access to thousands under siege in Syria

2017/01/17 At: 23:26

The UN has called for “immediate” access to besieged parts of Syria as more than half a million civilians continue to live under siege across the country. The warning comes …

Can Turkey and Russia push back Iran in Syria?

2017/01/04 At: 00:49

Not so long ago, the question on many people’s minds was whom the US would choose as partners in the liberation of the northern Syrian town of al-Bab from the …



Syrian army escalates campaign to capture Damascus water supply

2016/12/27 At: 17:47

The Syrian army escalated aerial bombing of a rebel-held valley northwest of Damascus in an offensive that began last week to recapture the strategic area where a major spring provides …

Turkey-backed rebels kill 68 Islamic State fighters near Syria’s al-Bab

2016/12/25 At: 17:49

Syrian rebels backed by Turkish warplanes killed 68 Islamic State (IS) militants in northern Syria overnight, the Turkish military said on Saturday, as intense fighting around the town of al-Bab …

2 child refugees die as heavy snow buries Idlib

2016/12/25 At: 17:08

Two children were killed Friday in a collapse of refugee tents in Syria’s northwestern city of Idlib due to heavy snowfall. The deaths occured when snow piled up on roofs …

Key Syrian rebel factions meet in Ankara to discuss ceasefire

2016/12/25 At: 17:03

Key Syrian rebel factions held talks in Ankara Saturday, seeking merger in one armed body and a planned ceasefire that will be able to face the new challenges resulted after …

Bana on why she took to Twitter: ‘for Aleppo children’s voices to reach the world’ – video

2016/12/25 At: 01:02

Seven-year-old Bana al-Abed, who drew global attention with her Twitter updates from besieged Aleppo, explains in an interview in Turkey on Thursday how her father helped her start tweeting. Bana …