Two Steregushchiy-class corvettes, an ocean tug and a fleet oiler departed from the naval base in the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad on Saturday bound for the Eastern Mediterranean and likely Syria, the official told USNI News

Map. History of Syria conflict

22 September 2018
West Aleppo: Faylaq Al-Sham striking government fortifications in Al-Zahraa district  and  Layramoun.1 year ago
West Aleppo: Faylaq Al-Sham striking government fortifications in Al-Zahraa district and Layramoun.
Intense confrontation between Jaish Al-Islam and Syrian Army T-72s in Eastern suburbs of Damascus, Syria1 year ago
Intense confrontation between Jaish Al-Islam and Syrian Army T-72s in Eastern suburbs of Damascus, Syria
SAA pounding rebels in Hama countryside with MLRS GRAD. Syria1 year ago
SAA pounding rebels in Hama countryside with MLRS GRAD. Syria
SAA at Maardes in the northern countryside of Hama Syria1 year ago
SAA at Maardes in the northern countryside of Hama Syria
Syrian rebels destroyed an Assad government BMP-2 west of Aleppo with the TOW1 year ago
Syrian rebels destroyed an Assad government BMP-2 west of Aleppo with the TOW
Syrian rebels destroyed an Assad government BMP-2 west of Aleppo with the TOW
Russian, possibly Syrian air forces have been dropping incendiary bombs near Khan-Sheikhoun (Apr 4 chemical weapons attack site)1 year ago
Russian, possibly Syrian air forces have been dropping incendiary bombs near Khan-Sheikhoun (Apr 4 chemical weapons attack site)
1 year ago
Al-Hayat is reporting that a joint American-British-Jordanian operation is planned in southern Syria against an IS affiliate (Jaysh Khalid)
UK Royal air force Typhoons have supported the Syrian Democratic Forces consolidation the Tabqah Dam1 year ago
UK Royal air force Typhoons have supported the Syrian Democratic Forces consolidation the Tabqah Dam
Daraa: very intensive raids by RuAF/SyAF on Rebel-held Daraa since early morning.1 year ago
Daraa: very intensive raids by RuAF/SyAF on Rebel-held Daraa since early morning.
Heavy missiles strikes on rebels in Souran village north Hama countryside1 year ago
Heavy missiles strikes on rebels in Souran village north Hama countryside
East Damascus: remains of mine-clearing line charge in Qabun, confirming use by government of Russia supplied Ru-771 year ago
East Damascus: remains of mine-clearing line charge in Qabun, confirming use by government of Russia supplied Ru-77
Peskov slams Reuters for yesterday's alleged Syrian-Russian-Iranian statement, no idea where it came from.1 year ago
Peskov slams Reuters for yesterday's alleged Syrian-Russian-Iranian statement, "no idea where it came from".
1 year ago
Syrian Army launches counter-attack at Al-Manishiyah in Dara'a
SyAF/RuAF helicopter flying over Daraa1 year ago
SyAF/RuAF helicopter flying over Daraa
SyAF/RuAF helicopter flying over Daraa
1 year ago
Kremlin denied joint statement with Iran and Hezbollah on "red lines" for U.S military action
1 year ago
#WrathOfEuphrates fierce clashes between SDF fighters and ISIS in Ayda Qabîra village west Tabqa city
Airstrikes on Daraa are continuing1 year ago
Airstrikes on Daraa are continuing
Airstrikes on Daraa are continuing
1 year ago
Raqqa: warplanes targeted the city by two airstrikes
1 year ago
Shepherd and a child and number of sheep were killed in cluster bomb attack on a field near Hawar in Western Aleppo
1 year ago
SDF fighters have advanced 3km towards Tabqa city from the village of Safsafah
Russian airplanes targeting opposition-controlled areas in Daraa, South Syria1 year ago
Russian airplanes targeting opposition-controlled areas in Daraa, South Syria
Russian airplanes targeting opposition-controlled areas in Daraa, South Syria
Another airstrike on Al Balad district in Daraa1 year ago
Another airstrike on Al Balad district in Daraa
Another airstrike on Al Balad district in Daraa
Sham Legion have destroyed SAA BMP at Zahra association frontline1 year ago
Sham Legion have destroyed SAA BMP at Zahra association frontline
SAA/allies target the rebels car on a road near Western Ghariya1 year ago
SAA/allies target the rebels car on a road near Western Ghariya
SAA/allies target the rebels car on a road near Western Ghariya
Visual verification of the new rebel-government front in Daraa's Manshiyah district after rebel advance1 year ago
Visual verification of the new rebel-government front in Daraa's Manshiyah district after rebel advance
Visual verification of the new rebel-government front in Daraa's Manshiyah district after rebel advance
I'd prefer a more constructive approach from the Russian side, – Merkel chief of staff1 year ago
"I'd prefer a more constructive approach from the Russian side", – Merkel chief of staff
1 year ago
Assad warplanes targeted on Ein Tarma neighborhood, Damascus countryside by 2 airstrikes no casualties reported,
Many airstrikes on Daraa today1 year ago
Many airstrikes on Daraa today
Many airstrikes on Daraa today
SAA tank was destoyed in Northern Hama with TOW1 year ago
SAA tank was destoyed in Northern Hama with TOW
SAA tank was destoyed in Northern Hama with TOW
East Damascus: government renewed attempt to advance on Barzeh front. Reports mine clearing vehicle Ru-77 used.1 year ago
East Damascus: government renewed attempt to advance on Barzeh front. Reports mine clearing vehicle Ru-77 used.
1 year ago
SyAAF/RuAF Strikes on Zahraa, Dhahret Abedrabbou, Rashideen and Scientific Research. SAA assault led by Liwaa Al-Quds. Aleppo Syria
Heavy artillery shells targeted Almarj area in Damascus countryside, no casualties reported, but massive losses in properties1 year ago
Heavy artillery shells targeted Almarj area in Damascus countryside, no casualties reported, but massive losses in properties
Syria - Daraa: Airplanes launch air raids on Daraa Al Balad neighborhoods1 year ago
Syria - Daraa: Airplanes launch air raids on Daraa Al Balad neighborhoods
Syria - Daraa: Airplanes launch air raids on Daraa Al Balad neighborhoods
Hama Battle: Faylaq Al-Sham shelled Mt Zin Al-Abdeen with Grad rockets1 year ago
Hama Battle: Faylaq Al-Sham shelled Mt Zin Al-Abdeen with Grad rockets
1 year ago
Damascus says Turkey seeks private Tehran talks on Syria to keep its stance secret
1 year ago
At least two civilians were killed due mortar shelling by Daesh last night in AlJoura neighbourhood in besieged DeirEzzor
1 year ago
Tiger Forces recaptured Ma'ardes in Northern Hama
Airplanes are flying over Daraa1 year ago
Airplanes are flying over Daraa
Airplanes are flying over Daraa
1 year ago
West Aleppo: Rebels thwarted another pro-Government assault along Al-Zahraa district - Al-Rachidin axis.
1 year ago
#WrathOfEuphrates: fierce clashes between SDF and ISIS on Aleppo road,south Tabqa which is besieged from four sides
A technical was destroyed by Syrian Army in Ma'ardes Northern Hama1 year ago
A technical was destroyed by Syrian Army in Ma'ardes Northern Hama
Hama Battle: pro-Government forces failed attack South of Helfaya fleeing under Jaish Al-Izza fire1 year ago
Hama Battle: pro-Government forces failed attack South of Helfaya fleeing under Jaish Al-Izza fire
1 year ago
Syrian dioplomat welcomes suspension of Russian-US memorandum on aviation safety
Interesting footage from Helfaya. Assad mostly sends militia group of 20-40 with one tank. If the tank bites the dust, the troops run.1 year ago
Interesting footage from Helfaya. Assad mostly sends militia group of 20-40 with one tank. If the tank bites the dust, the troops run.
1 year ago
Russian officials criticise United Kingdom's Foreign Secretary @BorisJohnson for cancelling an upcoming trip to Moscow over Syrian tensions.
Aftermath of a Russian/government incendiary  munition strike in al Latamna, Hama1 year ago
Aftermath of a Russian/government incendiary munition strike in al Latamna, Hama
1 year ago
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster: U.S. wants to eliminate 'murderous government' in Syria
1 year ago
Two Steregushchiy-class corvettes, an ocean tug and a fleet oiler departed from the naval base in the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad on Saturday bound for the Eastern Mediterranean and likely Syria, the official told USNI News
1 year ago
Turkey-backed rebels repel an attempt by government forces backed w/ foreign militias to advance on the village of Tafriyat, east al-Bab, Syria.
1 year ago
McCain: Trump administration "partially to blame" for Syrian chemical attacks
1 year ago
Ex-Obama official: "We always knew" Assad kept some chemical weapons
Ethnographic map of Raqqah city neighborhoods by: @AryanNawzad1 year ago
Ethnographic map of Raqqah city neighborhoods by: @AryanNawzad
The pilot Gen Mhmd Hasoury who stands accused of carrying out the chemical massacre in Khan Sheikhoun on the 4th of April has been reportedly killed today by a bomb blast under his car.1 year ago
The pilot Gen Mhmd Hasoury who stands accused of carrying out the chemical massacre in Khan Sheikhoun on the 4th of April has been reportedly killed today by a bomb blast under his car.
1 year ago
The SDF repelled an IS attack between Tabqa and Tabqa airport this evening. A number of IS fighters were killed with 3 bodies in SDF possession. ANHA.
1 year ago
Rubio: Boeing deal should be canceled to hurt Russia and Syria
1 year ago
Lindsey Graham: Assad is telling Trump "F you"
US, coalition fights back ISIS attack on base in South Syria. ISIS used VBIED, 20-30 ISIS fighters, ground assault, suicide vests.1 year ago
US, coalition fights back ISIS attack on base in South Syria. ISIS used VBIED, 20-30 ISIS fighters, ground assault, suicide vests.
Saraqeb is on fire after Russia dropped thermite on the town1 year ago
Saraqeb is on fire after Russia dropped thermite on the town
Announcement of the general command of Osoud el-Sharqiya Army on the IS attack on the Tanf region in the Syrian desert.1 year ago
Announcement of the general command of Osoud el-Sharqiya Army on the IS attack on the Tanf region in the Syrian desert.
A lot of helicopters seen landing in Tartus base then headed to east1 year ago
A lot of helicopters seen landing in Tartus base then headed to east
1 year ago
Saraqib, Idlib: Russian aircrafts bombed the town with incendiary ammunition
Saraqib, Idlib: Russian aircrafts bombed the town with incendiary ammunition
1 year ago
#WrathOfEuphrateson going clashes southwest Tabqa between airport and city, SDF advancing against ISIS
Close call when RuAF drops incendiary bomb targeting Saraqib area. Idlib1 year ago
Close call when RuAF drops incendiary bomb targeting Saraqib area. Idlib
1 year ago
PYD leader Muslim: All groups in Syria with chemical weapons should be targeted and I hope the targeting of the Shayrat airfield in Homs by US missile strikes will have positive effects on reaching a political solution in Syria.
Aircrafts hit Saraqib town in Idlib with incendiary ammunition1 year ago
Aircrafts hit Saraqib town in Idlib with incendiary ammunition
1 year ago
Clashes btwn SAA/NDF/Hezboolah and ISIS militants in the vicinity of the field and Mount of Shaer in the Easter countryside of Homs Syria
Russian Su-34 attacked Sarmin town in Idlib1 year ago
Russian Su-34 attacked Sarmin town in Idlib
Russian Su-34 attacked Sarmin town in Idlib
Readout from the @WhiteHouse of last evening's phone call between @POTUS and Japan's @AbeShinzo.1 year ago
Readout from the @WhiteHouse of last evening's phone call between @POTUS and Japan's @AbeShinzo.
REUTERS/Rodi Said.. airplane parts inside Tabqa military airport after taking control of it from Islamic State fighters, west of Raqqa city1 year ago
REUTERS/Rodi Said.. airplane parts inside Tabqa military airport after taking control of it from Islamic State fighters, west of Raqqa city
1 year ago
U.S. officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack
Daraa: RuAF sent its most advanced jets in Syria (Su-35) to bomb Rebel-held Daraa after recent advances by Al-Bunian Al-Marsous op. room.1 year ago
Daraa: RuAF sent its most advanced jets in Syria (Su-35) to bomb Rebel-held Daraa after recent advances by Al-Bunian Al-Marsous op. room.
Daraa: 15 more pro-Assad confirmed killed by Al-Bunian Al-Marsous op. room in Al-Manshiyah. 1st one is Brig. General from Masyaf.1 year ago
Daraa: 15 more pro-Assad confirmed killed by Al-Bunian Al-Marsous op. room in Al-Manshiyah. 1st one is Brig. General from Masyaf.
Bombardment of Khan Shaykhun town in Idlib today1 year ago
Bombardment of Khan Shaykhun town in Idlib today
Bombardment of Khan Shaykhun town in Idlib today
2 helicopters flying over Daraa countryside1 year ago
2 helicopters flying over Daraa countryside
2 helicopters flying over Daraa countryside
Video from inside Al Manshiyah district of Daraa1 year ago
Video from inside Al Manshiyah district of Daraa
Video from inside Al Manshiyah district of Daraa
Violent strikes on Al Qabun district of Damascus this morning1 year ago
Violent strikes on Al Qabun district of Damascus this morning
Violent strikes on Al Qabun district of Damascus this morning
Video: Helicopter flying over Daraa city1 year ago
Video: Helicopter flying over Daraa city
Video: Helicopter flying over Daraa city
Moment when aircrafts targeted Daraa1 year ago
Moment when aircrafts targeted Daraa
Moment when aircrafts targeted Daraa
Aircrafts hit Zamalka, Qabun. Number of civilians were wounded1 year ago
Aircrafts hit Zamalka, Qabun. Number of civilians were wounded
Aircrafts hit Zamalka, Qabun. Number of civilians were wounded
1 year ago
Pakistan sending doctors to Turkey to treat Syrian refugees and money to support Syrian orphans
3 airplanes launched dozen of airstrikes on Eastern Damascus suburbs, also 18 surface-to-surface missiles hit1 year ago
3 airplanes launched dozen of airstrikes on Eastern Damascus suburbs, also 18 surface-to-surface missiles hit
3 airplanes launched dozen of airstrikes on Eastern Damascus suburbs, also 18 surface-to-surface missiles hit
20 killed as result of airstrike on Urum al-Jos town in Idlib1 year ago
20 killed as result of airstrike on Urum al-Jos town in Idlib
20 killed as result of airstrike on Urum al-Jos town in Idlib
Aircrafts targeted Al-Habit town1 year ago
Aircrafts targeted Al-Habit town
Aircrafts targeted Al-Habit town
Kiselev once dubbed Trump man of his word  and  Alpha male. Today he spoke of Trump's total failure & fabricated excuse for Syria strike1 year ago
Kiselev once dubbed Trump "man of his word" and "Alpha male". Today he spoke of Trump's "total failure" & "fabricated excuse" for Syria strike
UK defence minister: Russia responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths1 year ago
UK defence minister: Russia responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths
Hama Battle: Central Division destroyed with a TOW a 57 mm gun  and  killed several pro-Assad on Khattab front.1 year ago
Hama Battle: Central Division destroyed with a TOW a 57 mm gun and killed several pro-Assad on Khattab front.
1 year ago
McMaster says, US is prepared to take more military action in the case of further use of chemical weapons by Assad government.
Free Syrian Army forces expel Daesh from Tanf border crossing on the Syria-Iraq border1 year ago
Free Syrian Army forces expel Daesh from Tanf border crossing on the Syria-Iraq border
On the US airstrike on the Syrian air base .@SenJohnMcCain says, By the way, we should have cratered the runways.1 year ago
On the US airstrike on the Syrian air base [email protected] says, "By the way, we should have cratered the runways".
.@RepAdamSchiff to @ThisWeekABC: Russia absolutely complicit in Syrian chemical attack: Absolutely they know what the Syrians are doing.1 year ago
[email protected] to @ThisWeekABC: Russia "absolutely" complicit in Syrian chemical attack: "Absolutely they know what the Syrians are doing."
1 year ago
President Trump's National Security Advisor H. R. McMaster says Russia must question support for the 'murderous regime' in Syria.
1 year ago
Rex Tillerson says the strike was meant "to render that airbase... no longer usable." Seems like he's admitting the strike failed.
1 year ago
SDF has captured Abbad village from IS, Syria.
1 year ago
Tillerson said there is 'no hard evidence' that Russia was connected to this chemical weapons attack.
.@SenSanders: Yes, we have to get rid of Assad...But we cannot do it unilaterally.1 year ago
[email protected]: "Yes, we have to get rid of Assad...But we cannot do it unilaterally."
1 year ago
Rex Tillerson says the battle against IS "is being coordinated somewhat with the Syrian regime..."
1 year ago
Tillerson: "We are hopeful we can work with Russia and use their influence" to achieve peace in Syria.
1 year ago
US ambassador to the UN says US priorities in Syria are to 'get Assad out', 'defeat IS' and 'get Iranian influence out'.
1 year ago
It is "truly amazing" that Russia "continues to cover for Assad," says UN Ambassador Nikki Haley
1 year ago
UN Ambassador Nikki Haley: “We don’t see a peaceful Syria with Assad in there”
1 year ago
Putin discussed with Iranian President the situation in Syria
1 year ago
UN Ambassador Nikki Haley: "What we have seen at the UN is a huge sigh of relief" after Syria airstrikes
1 year ago
UN Ambassador Nikki Haley on Trump in Syria: “If he needs to do more, he will do more”
Russia's state TV is calling U.S. strike on Syria cruel, shameful and senseless, ominously pondering: What will America get in response?1 year ago
Russia's state TV is calling U.S. strike on Syria "cruel, shameful and senseless," ominously pondering: "What will America get in response?"
Assad's allies say U.S. attack crosses 'red lines'1 year ago
Assad's allies say U.S. attack crosses 'red lines'
1 year ago
Russia, Iran and Hezbollah military leaders release joint statement, threatens the U.S.
Convoys of Tiger Forces armored vehicles arrive in Hama1 year ago
Convoys of Tiger Forces armored vehicles arrive in Hama
Turkish FM Mevlut Cavusoglu: Russia and the United States are now competing in Syria not to let the YPG be engrossed in each other.1 year ago
Turkish FM Mevlut Cavusoglu: Russia and the United States are now competing in Syria not to let the YPG be engrossed in each other.
Hezbollah, Russia and Iran coalition is now threatening U.S. to not attack Assad1 year ago
Hezbollah, Russia and Iran coalition is now threatening U.S. to not attack Assad
Latakia: Rebel assault on Zuwayqat front was stopped w/ the involvement of Russian SOF. 3 Rebel BMPs and one T-72 was taken out.1 year ago
Latakia: Rebel assault on Zuwayqat front was stopped w/ the involvement of Russian SOF. 3 Rebel BMPs and one T-72 was taken out.
1 year ago
Coalition aircraft carried out raids on al-Mashlab neighborhood and the southern outskirts of Al-Raqqa city, there is information about wounded civilians.
Hama Battle: Ahrar Al-Sham declares Rebels repelled pro-Government forces assault on Helfaya.1 year ago
Hama Battle: Ahrar Al-Sham declares Rebels repelled pro-Government forces assault on Helfaya.
1 year ago
President Erdoğan urges Russia to stop supporting Assad government
Russia only doubling down on support for Assad after US strike; Medvedev still saying Assad's rule is legitimate1 year ago
Russia only doubling down on support for Assad after US strike; Medvedev still saying Assad's rule is "legitimate"
1 year ago
An artillery shell hits Saqba city in Damascus countryside , no casualties reported, but massive losses in properties.
Hama Battle: Jaish Al-Izza destroyed with a TOW a tank on Tell Sofouh, S. of Helfaya.1 year ago
Hama Battle: Jaish Al-Izza destroyed with a TOW a tank on Tell Sofouh, S. of Helfaya.
Tillerson tells .@GStephanopoulos there is no change to our military posture in Syria after airstrikes.1 year ago
Tillerson tells [email protected] "there is no change to our military posture" in Syria after airstrikes.
1 year ago
A meeting with Russia President Putin has been removed from Secretary of State Tillerson's Moscow schedule.
One of the wells burning around Hayan in East Homs just put out yesterday1 year ago
One of the wells burning around Hayan in East Homs just put out yesterday
At 01:30 tonight, a Russian jet struck the only hospital in Dael, Daraa knocking it out of operation  and  killing 1 nurse, Munther al-Jamus1 year ago
At 01:30 tonight, a Russian jet struck the only hospital in Dael, Daraa knocking it out of operation and killing 1 nurse, Munther al-Jamus
Daraa: 2 more government positions taken yesterday by Rebels in Al-Manshiyah. 1st one is Syriatel CP, completely wiped out.1 year ago
Daraa: 2 more government positions taken yesterday by Rebels in Al-Manshiyah. 1st one is Syriatel CP, completely wiped out.
Infographic of Assad government command chain in regards to authorization of the use of chemical weapons. By @ForeignPolicy1 year ago
Infographic of Assad government command chain in regards to authorization of the use of chemical weapons. By @ForeignPolicy
1 year ago
The Syrian opposition forces bombarded on early Sunday with heavy artillery and missiles, said to be targeting the Syrian regime positions in (Mehreda and Suqailba) cities held by the Syrian govt. forces in Hama countryside
Hama: FSA Jaish Nasr denouncing pro-government foreign militias using Christian towns of Muhardah  and  Suquaylbiyah to attack nearby locations1 year ago
Hama: FSA Jaish Nasr denouncing pro-government foreign militias using Christian towns of Muhardah and Suquaylbiyah to attack nearby locations
Assad had the phone call from Iranian President Al-Rouhani1 year ago
Assad had the phone call from Iranian President Al-Rouhani
1 year ago
Main hospital of Dael town bombed out of service
Bombardment of Daraa this morning1 year ago
Bombardment of Daraa this morning
Bombardment of Daraa this morning
Incendiary ammunition were used against Kafr Zita and Sayad villages in Northern Hama last night1 year ago
Incendiary ammunition were used against Kafr Zita and Sayad villages in Northern Hama last night
Incendiary ammunition were used against Kafr Zita and Sayad villages in Northern Hama last night
1 year ago
SAA tank was damaged with RPG as it attempted to attack near Halfaya, North Hama
1 year ago
Coordinated attack by Da'ish from the Rutbah desert in Iraq and Albu Kamal in Syria. 3 car bombs destroyed, multiple attackers dead.
Russia warplane killed 18 civilians including 5 children yesterday  in Urem Aljoz southern countryside of Idlib1 year ago
Russia warplane killed 18 civilians including 5 children yesterday in Urem Aljoz southern countryside of Idlib
Iraq's armed forces have repelled a Da'ish assault on the Al-Waleed border crossing with Syria.1 year ago
Iraq's armed forces have repelled a Da'ish assault on the Al-Waleed border crossing with Syria.
The MaT (NSyA) repelled 20 ISIL militants at At Tanf in Syria1 year ago
The MaT (NSyA) repelled 20 ISIL militants at At Tanf in Syria
Pro-Assad rally in Sydney, Australia1 year ago
Pro-Assad rally in Sydney, Australia
1 year ago
Trump preparing broad Syria strategy for Congress
1 year ago
Sean Spicer: Syria strikes poke holes in Democrat's Russia collusion theory
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