Two rockets hit #Russian embassy compound in #Damascus

  Two rockets struck the Russian embassy compound in Damascus on Tuesday sparking panic as several hundred people gathered to express their support for Moscow’s air war in Syria, AFP journalists said. Some 300 people had begun to gather for … Continue reading Two rockets hit #Russian embassy compound in #Damascus

Breaking! #Syria says it would welcome #Russian army base in Latakia – Al Arabiya News

The Syrian ambassador in Moscow said on Wednesday Damascus would welcome the deployment of a Russian military base in the city of Latakia (Lattakia) if Moscow decides to build one there, Interfax news agency reported. Source: Syria says it would … Continue reading Breaking! #Syria says it would welcome #Russian army base in Latakia – Al Arabiya News

#Russia calls for ‘action’ after shell hits #Damascus embassy compound – Yahoo News

“The burden of Damascus. Behold, Damascus is taken away from being a city, and it shall be a ruinous heap.” Isaiah 17:1   Moscow (AFP) – Russia’s foreign ministry on Monday called for “concrete action” after a shell landed on its embassy compound in the Syrian capital, blaming forces battling Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Source: Russia calls for ‘action’ after shell hits Damascus embassy compound – Yahoo News Continue reading #Russia calls for ‘action’ after shell hits #Damascus embassy compound – Yahoo News

IS destroys ancient monastery in central Syria

Isaiah 17:1  “Behold, Damascus is taken away from being a city, and it shall be a ruinous heap”  DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Islamic State group on Friday demolished a monastery founded more than 1,500 years ago in central Syria, near a town where the extremists abducted dozens of Christians earlier this month, activists and a priest said. IS destroys ancient monastery in central Syria. Continue reading IS destroys ancient monastery in central Syria