A top State Department official told Congress Wednesday that an attempt by Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces to encircle the city of Aleppo is causing "a humanitarian catastrophe" - but officials and outside experts tell NBC News the U.S. is not ...
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THE HAGUE - Syrian government forces backed by Russia are carrying out a deliberate policy of ethnic cleansing around the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said on Wednesday. At a news briefing in The Hague with ...
The U.S. military has no current plans to intervene against the Syrian regime and Russian assault on Aleppo or provide air drops to the starving civilians, a U.S.
Aleppo is the second oldest city in the Middle East, said Gordon, with a population of 1.2 million beaten down to 400,000 people with little hope of escaping.
Syrians are fleeing Aleppo under an intensifying Russian assault. Renee Montagne talks to Alexei Borodavkin, Russia's Ambassador to the U.N.
DAMASCUS (Reuters) - The Syrian government expects a tough battle for Aleppo, the city that has become the focal point of the country's long civil war, but is confident of victory and says it won't be a long fight.
Beirut - Camps for the displaced along Syria's border with Turkey are at full capacity, aid workers say, as tens of thousands flee a major government offensive in Aleppo province. In and around the border town of Azaz, families are sleeping in the ...
BEIRUT—Shiite fighters, largely from outside Syria, are advancing toward the country's largest city backed by Russian airstrikes, giving the Assad regime the most significant momentum it has had in years just days ahead of new cease-fire talks.
Syrians are fleeing to Turkey to seek safety from increased airstrikes around the city of Aleppo. But Turkey - already hosting more than 2 million Syrians - says it can't let them in yet.