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- Turkey Against Kurdish Participation in Intra-Syria Talks
- Italian Police Arrest Suspected Terrorist During Counterterrorism Raid
- Tale of Two Monetary Policies: Russian, Turkish Central Banks Compared
- Putin: Russia's Only Interest in Syria is in Fighting Terrorism
- Russian Jets Carry out 169 Sorties in Syria Hitting 484 Terrorist Targets
04:05 - Jan 26 2016
Turkey Against Kurdish Participation in Intra-Syria Talks
TEHRAN (FNA)- Turkey opposes the participation of the Democratic Union Party (PYD), a Kurdish party concentrated in northern Syria, in upcoming UN-sponsored talks on settling the Syrian crisis, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Monday.
03:02 - Jan 26 2016
Italian Police Arrest Suspected Terrorist During Counterterrorism Raid
TEHRAN (FNA)- A counterterrorism unit of the Italian State Police has detained a Moroccan, suspected of having links with international terrorism, local media reported Monday.
02:40 - Jan 26 2016
Tale of Two Monetary Policies: Russian, Turkish Central Banks Compared
TEHRAN (FNA)- While the Russian economy has managed to withstand the hiatus in financing that has resulted from foreign sanctions, concerns about the Turkish government and monetary policy are causing worries about the Turkish lira, the Wall Street Journal said.
01:05 - Jan 26 2016
Putin: Russia's Only Interest in Syria is in Fighting Terrorism
TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia has no intention to interfere in Syria's internal affairs, the Russian president said.
00:50 - Jan 26 2016
Russian Jets Carry out 169 Sorties in Syria Hitting 484 Terrorist Targets
TEHRAN (FNA)- Combat aircraft from the Russian air group in Syria carried out some 170 sorties in the last three days hitting over 480 terrorist targets, the Russian General Staff said Monday.
21:32 - Jan 25 2016
Turkey Shrouding Troop Deployment in Syria with Russian Airbase Rumors
TEHRAN (FNA)- Russian Defense Ministry spokesman said that media reports on a new Russian base in Syria may be an attempt to cover-up information about Turkey's deployment of a large group of troops to the Syrian border.
18:38 - Jan 25 2016
UN Syria Envoy: Direct Talks between Damascus & Opposition to Start January 29
TEHRAN (FNA)- Direct talks between Damascus and the Syrian opposition will begin on January 29, the UN's Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura has told journalists in Geneva. The peace talks will focus on a broad ceasefire, stopping ISIL militants and increasing aid, he added.
18:17 - Jan 25 2016
Military Strategist: Syrian Army Readying to Free Besieged Shiite Towns in Aleppo
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army is preparing to launch a massive attack on al-Nusra Front to break the siege of the Shiite-populated towns of al-Zahra and Nubl in Northwestern Aleppo soon, as retired Lebanese General said on Monday.
17:40 - Jan 25 2016
Syrian Army Gains Control of 90 Percent of Sheikh Meskeen
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army made significant advances in city of Sheikh Meskeen in the Northern part of Dara'a province and gained control of more than 90 percent of the city.
17:36 - Jan 25 2016
Syrian Army Takes Full Control of District Near Kuweires Airbase in Aleppo
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army, popular forces (NDF) and Hezbollah fighters liberated an important district Northwest of Kuweires airbase in Aleppo province, an informed source said on Monday.