Showing posts with label civil war. Show all posts
Showing posts with label civil war. Show all posts

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Displaced families stranded in Sanaa after fleeing war in Yemen's Hodeidah

Displaced families stranded in Sanaa
Thousands of families arrived on Saturday in the rebel-held capital Sanaa, after fleeing military confrontations between pro-government forces and armed rebels in Yemen's Hodeidah port city.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Monday, December 4, 2017

Yemen confirms ex-president Saleh killed

Yemeni popuolar forces
Yemeni interior ministry on Monday confirmed that former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has been killed in clashes with the country's popular forces, the Arabic-language media reported.

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Iraq's PMF Commander Warns of “Inevitable” Civil War after Referendum

Kurdistan Region
A senior commander of Iraqi mobilization forces said Thursday that civil war would become “inevitable” in Iraq if Kurdistan Region’s government proceeds with a planned referendum on independence from Iraq.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

"Opposition" infighting in Syria's Idlib kills at least 14: Monitor

terrorrists/opposition-held Idlib province
Infighting between two of the most powerful factions in Syria's terrorrists/opposition-held Idlib province has killed at least 14 people in the past 24 hours, a monitor said Wednesday.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Ceasefire holds for second day in South Sudan capital

A ceasefire in South Sudan's capital appeared to hold for a second straight day Wednesday after intense fighting that killed hundreds of people and forced tens of thousands to flee their homes.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Peacekeepers from China killed, injured in S. Sudan

The UN Security Council said Sunday that several UN peacekeepers from China and Rwanda were killed or injured in attacks in the wake of the recent escalating fighting in Juba, capital of South Sudan.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

White House says Assad role in Syria unity government a 'non-starter'

The White House on Wednesday indicated Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should not be part of any transitional unity government, echoing views from regime opponents inside the war-shattered country.

Assad: New Government Should Include Opposition and Regime

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, whose government has been bolstered by a series of recent military gains, is striking an optimistic tone about the prospects of peace talks aimed at ending his country's five-year-long civil war.

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Syrian Truce Takes Hold With Few Violations Reported

A cessation of hostilities took hold in Syria on February 27 with few violations reported in the first few hours, raising hopes for a resumption of United Nations peace talks.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Davutoğlu slams Russian complaint to UN, says its ’disgraceful’ planes bomb civilians in Syria

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu stepped up his criticism of Russia on Tuesday, calling its latest move to take Turkish shelling of Kurdish militia positions in northern Syria to the UN Security Council as “shameless.”

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

’Syria Donors’ Meet in London to Negotiate Refugee Crisis

World leaders - who formed the so-called 'Syria donors' - will gather in London on Thursday to try to raise $9 billion (8.3 billion euros) for the millions of Syrians affected by the global war on their country and a refugee crisis spanning Europe and the Middle East.

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Russia slams end of EU arms embargo, calls S-300s ‘stabilizing factor’ in Syria

The failure of the European Union to agree on a new arms embargo for Syria is undermining the peace process, Moscow says. But the delivery of S-300 surface-to-air missiles may help restrain warmongers.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

UN mission chief congratulates Libyans and Presidency Council on formation of unity government

UN, 19 January 2016 – The most senior United Nations official in Libya today strongly welcomed the formation of the Government of National Accord by the Presidency Council as a significant step forward in the quest to end the political divisions and the armed conflict.

Friday, December 18, 2015

Syria crisis: Powers 'agree Syria peace process resolution'

The five permanent UN Security Council members have agreed the text of a draft UN resolution for the Syrian peace process, diplomats say.

Major powers struggle to agree UN resolution ahead of Syria talks

The five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council were struggling to agree on a draft resolution endorsing an international bid to end the five-year-old civil war in Syria ahead of ministerial talks taking place in New York on Friday.

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