Syria strikes kill 25 as Damascus suburb surrenders

Thursday, 01 September 2016

Syria’s government secured a deal to restore its authority over another rebellious Damascus ......

UN slams Syria ‘strategy’ of forced evacuation of besieged towns

Thursday, 01 September 2016

The UN Syria envoy on Thursday criticized a Damascus “strategy” of forced evacuation ......

Jets hit rebel-held Homs area for first time in a year

Monday, 29 August 2016

Jets believed to be Syrian planes hit the besieged Al-Waer neighborhood in the city of Homs on ......

Fighters evacuated from besieged Syria town reach rebel city

Saturday, 27 August 2016

A first group of rebels and their families evacuated from the Syrian town of Daraya after four years ......

A junkyard brawl, a retreat and a calamity

Saturday, 27 August 2016

Hisham Melhem is a columnist and analyst for Al Arabiya News Channel in Washington, DC. Melhem has interviewed many American and international public figures, including Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, Secretaries of State Hillary Clinton and John Kerry, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates, and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen, among others. He is also the correspondent for Annahar, the leading Lebanese daily. For four years he hosted "Across the Ocean," a weekly current affairs program on U.S.-Arab relations for Al Arabiya. Follow him on Twitter : @hisham_melhem


Deal struck for rebels, civilians to quit Syria’s Daraya

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Thousands of rebel fighters and civilians are to evacuate the besieged town of Daraya near the ......

Incendiary bombs dropped on hospital, Syrian rebel group says

Saturday, 20 August 2016

A Syrian army helicopter dropped incendiary “barrel bombs” on the only hospital in ......

Assad forces ‘bombed Daraya’ after food delivery

Friday, 10 June 2016

The United States condemned Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime Friday, accusing it of bombing starving ......

UN: Syrian government still holding up food aid for besieged Daraya

Tuesday, 07 June 2016

The United Nations is still waiting for Syrian government agreement for an aid convoy to enter the ......

Syria’s besieged Daraya gets its first aid since 2012, but no food

Wednesday, 01 June 2016

The besieged Syrian town of Daraya, a rebel-held suburb of Damascus where President Bashar al-Assad ......

Red Cross says aid convoy denied entry to besieged Syrian town

Thursday, 12 May 2016

The Red Cross said an aid convoy was refused entry to a besieged Syrian town on Thursday, blocking ......

The return of the Syrian revolution to its beautiful youth

Sunday, 03 April 2016

Jamal Khashoggi is a Saudi journalist, columnist, author, and general manager of the upcoming Al Arab News Channel. He previously served as a media aide to Prince Turki al Faisal while he was Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States. Khashoggi has written for various daily and weekly Arab newspapers, including Asharq al-Awsat, al-Majalla and al-Hayat, and was editor-in-chief of the Saudi-based al-Watan. He was a foreign correspondent in Afghanistan, Algeria, Kuwait, Sudan, and other Middle Eastern countries. He is also a political commentator for Saudi-based and international news channels. Twitter: @JKhashoggi



Losing momentum in delivering aid to Syria, Egeland says

Thursday, 31 March 2016

The United Nations voiced concern on Thursday that it is losing momentum in gaining access to ......

WFP says Syrians eating grass in government-besieged Daraya

Friday, 18 March 2016

Some Syrians in the besieged areas of Daraya and Deir al-Zor have been reduced to eating grass ......

Truce or Dare? Assad moves to neutralize capital

Tuesday, 18 February 2014

It was less than 20 years ago, when Hussam Zayade climbed with his friends the old walls of ......