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Iran is safe for travelers according to 2019 Travel Risk Map

IRAN IS SAFE FOR TRAVELERS ACCORDING TO 2019 TRAVEL RISK MAP

Three of the five most dangerous countries in the world are in the Middle East - Syria, Yemen and Iraq. Iran is now paying a lot of...

Russian warplanes strike rebel-held areas in northern Syria after alleged poison gas attack

RUSSIAN WARPLANES STRIKE REBEL-HELD AREAS IN NORTHERN SYRIA AFTER ALLEGED POISON GAS ATTACK

DAMASCUS, Syria - Russian warplanes attacked rebel-held areas in northern Syria for the first time in weeks on Sunday, as Syrian officials...

 
 
 
Jordan's tourism revenue reaches to $4.5 billion in first 10 months of 2018

JORDAN'S TOURISM REVENUE REACHES TO $4.5 BILLION IN FIRST 10 MONTHS OF 2018

Jordan tourism is on right track and it is growing well after the revenues jumped to $4.5 billion or 12.6 percent growth during first...

British Veteran & The Dog He Rescued In Syria Reunite After 7 Months Apart

BRITISH VETERAN & THE DOG HE RESCUED IN SYRIA REUNITE AFTER 7 MONTHS APART

Sean Laidlaw was more than happy to leave war-torn Syria behind when his contract as an independent bomb disposal expert was cancelled...

 
 
 
Erdogan, Trump discuss Turkish bank, joint patrols in Syria

ERDOGAN, TRUMP DISCUSS TURKISH BANK, JOINT PATROLS IN SYRIA

ISTANBUL - Turkey's president says Donald Trump has promised to look into possible U.S. measures against a Turkish bank for evading...

Trump Responds To Migrant Caravan By Deploying 5,200 More Troops To Mexican Border

TRUMP RESPONDS TO MIGRANT CARAVAN BY DEPLOYING 5,200 MORE TROOPS TO MEXICAN BORDER

There will be more troops deployed to the border than are currently stationed in Iraq and Syria.

 
 
 
Japanese journalist returns to Tokyo after he's freed from Syria

JAPANESE JOURNALIST RETURNS TO TOKYO AFTER HE'S FREED FROM SYRIA

TOKYO - A Japanese journalist returned to Tokyo on Thursday after being freed from more than three years of captivity in Syria. Jumpei...

Japan confirms ID of journalist freed from 3 yrs. of Syrian captivity

JAPAN CONFIRMS ID OF JOURNALIST FREED FROM 3 YRS. OF SYRIAN CAPTIVITY

Japan has confirmed that a man freed from Syria is a Japanese freelance journalist who was kidnapped three years ago and says he appears...

 
 
 
The Russian military has backed down after the US Marine Corps called their bluff in Syria

THE RUSSIAN MILITARY HAS BACKED DOWN AFTER THE US MARINE CORPS CALLED THEIR BLUFF IN SYRIA

U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Roderick Jacquote Following a show of force by the US Marine Corps in Syria, Russia has backed off...

Syria reportedly shoots down a Russian plane on accident while fending off an Israeli missile strike

SYRIA REPORTEDLY SHOOTS DOWN A RUSSIAN PLANE ON ACCIDENT WHILE FENDING OFF AN ISRAELI MISSILE STRIKE

Hassan Ammar/AP Photo US military officials believe Syrian forces accidentally shot down a Russian aircraft, according to a CNN report. Russia...

 
 
 
Russian warships lurking off Syria are probably hanging around for cruise missile strikes in a major offensive

RUSSIAN WARSHIPS LURKING OFF SYRIA ARE PROBABLY HANGING AROUND FOR CRUISE MISSILE STRIKES IN A MAJOR OFFENSIVE

AP/Russian Defense Ministry Press Service Russia recently gathered its forces in the Mediterranean for combat exercises. The drills...

Activists: Turkey beefing up its troops in Syria's Idlib

ACTIVISTS: TURKEY BEEFING UP ITS TROOPS IN SYRIA'S IDLIB

BEIRUT - Syrian activists are reporting that new military reinforcements have arrived to beef up Turkish observation points inside...

 
 
 
Trump now plans to keep US troops in Syria until Iran gets out, which means America may never leave

TRUMP NOW PLANS TO KEEP US TROOPS IN SYRIA UNTIL IRAN GETS OUT, WHICH MEANS AMERICA MAY NEVER LEAVE

President Donald Trump is reportedly adopting a new strategy in Syria that will see US troops remain there indefinitely. The Trump...

Putin, Erdogan and Rouhani meet for high-stakes summit as Syria prepares all-out assault on rebels

PUTIN, ERDOGAN AND ROUHANI MEET FOR HIGH-STAKES SUMMIT AS SYRIA PREPARES ALL-OUT ASSAULT ON REBELS

ISTANBUL - The leaders of Russia, Turkey and Iran convened Friday in Tehran for a high-stakes summit that could shape one of the final...

 
 
 
Russia reportedly warned US forces in Syria it is prepared to attack a key base where dozens of US troops are located

RUSSIA REPORTEDLY WARNED US FORCES IN SYRIA IT IS PREPARED TO ATTACK A KEY BASE WHERE DOZENS OF US TROOPS ARE LOCATED

Russia has reportedly warned the US that its military and allied Syrian forces were ready to attack a key US-held base in Syria, according...

Trump Warns Syria's Assad, Russia, Iran Not to ‘Recklessly Attack' Idlib: A ‘Grave' Mistake

TRUMP WARNS SYRIA'S ASSAD, RUSSIA, IRAN NOT TO ‘RECKLESSLY ATTACK' IDLIB: A ‘GRAVE' MISTAKE

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Monday to warn Syrian President Bashar Bashar al-Assad against attacking Idlib, the final...

 
 
 
Russia sent a massive naval armada to Syria - and looks to be readying to fight the US

RUSSIA SENT A MASSIVE NAVAL ARMADA TO SYRIA - AND LOOKS TO BE READYING TO FIGHT THE US

Russia has positioned a considerable naval armada in the Mediterranean near Syria after accusing the US of plotting a false flag chemical...

Putin said victims are 'inevitable' when he was questioned about hundreds of thousands of civilian deaths in Syria

PUTIN SAID VICTIMS ARE 'INEVITABLE' WHEN HE WAS QUESTIONED ABOUT HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF CIVILIAN DEATHS IN SYRIA

Russian President Vladimir Putin deflected questions about Russia's involvement in Syria's civil war where, it's estimated, at least...

 
 
 
Vladimir Putin Has Trump Right Where He Wants Him

VLADIMIR PUTIN HAS TRUMP RIGHT WHERE HE WANTS HIM

The Russian leader will likely pledge progress on issues like Syria at their Helsinki summit. But officials from U.S.-allied countries...

The US Army is shelling ISIS fighters from a new fire base at Iraq's Syrian border

THE US ARMY IS SHELLING ISIS FIGHTERS FROM A NEW FIRE BASE AT IRAQ'S SYRIAN BORDER

Spc. Anthony Zendejas IV/US Army A U.S. Army artillery unit is pounding Islamic State fighters inside Syria from a remote desert camp...