Does al-Baghdadi's death spell the end of ISIS?

President Trump announced the death of ISIS founder and chief al-Baghdadi. But does that spell the death of ISIS as well?Yochanan Visser, 10/27/2019, 10:38 PM

Trump's SyrIa withdrawal is actually a stroke of genius

In the maelstrom of Trump-hatred, the pundits have focused on the 2% negative and ignored the 98% positive effects of Trump’s withdrawal. Mark Langfan, 10/27/2019, 2:15 PM

Trump declares success in Syria, lifts sanctions on Turkey

US President says Turkey has agreed to make temporary ceasefire with Kurdish forces permanent. 'US did it, no one else.'Gary Willig, 10/23/2019, 7:09 PM

Live: Trump makes a statement on Syria

Trump makes official announcement on conflict in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/23/2019, 6:09 PM

McConnell introduces resolution against Trump's Syria withdrawal

Senate Majority Leader, other top Republican senators, warn Trump's withdrawal from Syria benefits Assad, ISIS, Russia and Iran.Elad Benari, 10/23/2019, 4:54 AM

Turkey: No need to initiate another operation in Syria

Turkish defense ministry says it was informed by US that Kurdish withdrawal from Syria safe zone is complete.Ben Ariel, 10/23/2019, 2:53 AM

ANALYSIS - How the US killed the Kurdish autonomy project

Trump's pullout from Syria and green light to Turkish invasion is latest US betrayal of Kurdish efforts to achieve autonomy, independence.Yochanan Visser, 10/22/2019, 2:32 PM

Kurdish fighters leave besieged town in northern Syria

Dozens of Kurdish fighters leave town of Ras al-Ain as part of ceasefire deal agreed upon between the US and Turkey.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/20/2019, 6:47 PM

Pompeo, Netanyahu discuss Trump's Syria pullout, Iranian threat

Following ceasefire deal in northern Syria, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Binyamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 10/18/2019, 11:14 AM

Trump: ISIS is 'totally under control'

Trump defends Middle East policy following ceasefire agreement reached with Turkey.Elad Benari, 10/18/2019, 2:31 AM

'Israel should support the Kurdish in Syria'

Dilliman Abdulkader, a Kurdish policy expert, thinks that it would be in Israel’s interest to support Kurdish in northeastern Syria.Israel News Talk Radio, 10/17/2019, 6:34 AM

Trump to Erdogan: Let's work out a deal, don't be a fool!

In letter last week, US President urged Turkish President to make a deal with the US on Syria.Elad Benari, 10/17/2019, 12:30 AM

US Amb. to UN calls on Turkey to end attack in Syria immediately

Ambassador Kelly Craft addresses Security Council Stake Out on Syria, criticizes Turkish military action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 10:11 PM

Trump on Turkish invasion of Syria: 'It's not our border'

Trump continues to defend decision to withdraw troops from Syria, calling it "strategically brilliant." “Our soldiers are totally safe.”Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 8:45 PM

Erdogan: We'll never declare a ceasefire in Syria

Turkish President tells Trump Turkey will never declare ceasefire and will not negotiate with Kurdish forces.Elad Benari, 10/16/2019, 6:23 AM

House to vote on resolution condemning Syria withdrawal

Vote on resolution condemning President Donald Trump's decision to pull back troops in northern Syria likely to take place on Wednesday.Elad Benari, 10/16/2019, 4:02 AM

Trump to impose sanctions over Turkish action in Syria

US to raise steel tariffs, end negotiations for $100 billion deal over Turkey's attack on the Kurds in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2019, 11:22 PM

IDF fires towards suspected drone on Syria border

IDF soldiers open fire at suspicious object near the border with Syria. Investigation finds no drones infiltrated Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/13/2019, 10:07 PM

Analysis: Chaos in Syria intensifies after US abandons Kurds

Can America's allies in the Middle East continue to depend on the US after Trump clears way for Turkish attack on the Kurds?Yochanan Visser, 10/13/2019, 2:59 PM

Trump: Those who got US into Middle East quicksand are inept

US President responds to criticism of his withdrawal from Syria, allowing Turkish assault on the Kurds.Gary Willig, 10/13/2019, 7:55 AM

France, Germany suspend arms exports to Turkey

France and Germany announce arms exports to Turkey have been suspended in response to its offensive against Kurdish fighters.Ben Ariel, 10/13/2019, 4:11 AM

Erdogan: Syria operation won't stop

Turkish President declares operation against Kurdish militia in northern Syria will continue "no matter what anyone says."Elad Benari, Canada, 10/11/2019, 10:07 PM

'The rules of the game have changed'

MK Zvi Hauser (Blue and White) warned about two years ago against the US withdrawal from Syria: Israel has done nothing in these two years.103FM, 10/11/2019, 6:11 AM

Israel rips Turkish invasion of Syria, warns of ethnic cleansing

Prime Minister Netanyahu blasts Turkey's invasion of northern Syria, warns Turkey not to ethnically cleanse Kurds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2019, 5:11 PM

Pompeo: We didn't give Turkey a green light to invade Syria

Secretary of State dismisses criticism that decision to withdraw from northern Syria was an authorization for Turkey to invade.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2019, 6:25 AM

US moves two British ISIS members from Syria

Two members of the ISIS cell known as "The Beatles" moved out of detention center in Syria and are in American custody.Ben Ariel, 10/10/2019, 5:09 AM

Erdogan: Turkish army has begun operation in Syria

Turkish president confirms start of military campaign in Syria following US pullout.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2019, 7:48 PM

Graham threatens Turkey with 'sanctions from hell'

South Carolina Senator says Congress will impose devastating sanctions on Turkey if it launches operation in Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/8/2019, 10:40 PM

Trump: We're going to be watching Turkey

US President warns Turkey: If any of our people get hurt, big trouble.Elad Benari, 10/8/2019, 12:07 AM

ANALYSIS: Trump creates a new war zone in Syria

Pro-Assad, Russian forces prepare to face Turkish forces as US withdrawal clears way for new conflict.Yochanan Visser, 10/7/2019, 10:06 PM

Pentagon shocked, disappointed by US troop withdrawal in Syria

President Trump's surprise announcement to withdraw US troops from Northern Syria amid Turkey invasion plans blindsides the Pentagon., 10/7/2019, 8:24 PM

Trump: Time for other countries to sort out mess in Syria

'Time to get out of these ridiculous endless wars,' says President Trump, as US withdraws from northern Syria ahead of Turkish operation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2019, 2:56 PM

US opens door to Turkish takeover of northern Syria

President Trump speaks with Turkey's Recep Erdogan, confirms US forces to withdraw from northern Syria, sparking fears among local Kurds.David Rosenberg, 10/7/2019, 8:54 AM

Lebanon says Syrian who 'phoned' Israel arrested

Suspect 'contacted Israeli phone numbers,' Lebanese army says.AFP, 10/5/2019, 7:46 PM

Turkey downs drone on Syria border

Turkey's air force downs unidentified drone which breached Turkish air space six times.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/29/2019, 9:49 PM

Exiled Syrian director sends New Year's greetings to Israelis

Writer and Director Kamal Alhasson blesses "our Israeli brothers" with "a year of peace, security and victory over Iran."Mordechai Sones, 9/29/2019, 12:01 PM

Pompeo: Syria used a chemical weapon

Secretary of State says US concluded that the Assad regime used chlorine as a chemical weapon in an attack in May.Elad Benari, 9/27/2019, 3:11 AM

Syrian army sends reinforcements to border with Israel

Syrian government sends troops, tanks to border following claimed downing of two drones.Gary Willig, 9/22/2019, 11:06 AM

Damascus says second drone downed in 48 hours over south Syria

Drone shot down near Damascus was not Israeli, IDF spokesman says.AFP, 9/21/2019, 10:41 PM

Report: UAV destroyed in Syria

Syrian state TV reports that a drone was destroyed over a suburb of Damascus.Elad Benari, 9/19/2019, 11:25 PM

Report: Five killed in attack on pro-Iranian militias

Sky News reports attack on pro-Iranian Shiite militias in the Syrian city of Al Bukamal, near the border with Iraq.Elad Benari, 9/19/2019, 2:56 AM

Report: At least 10 killed in airstrikes in Syria

Airstrikes targeting pro-Iranian forces on Syria-Iraq border kill at least 10. Arab outlets claim Israel behind airstrikes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 1:42 PM

Israel and Iran: How will this end?

Iran is using Syria to try to erode Israel's security superiority in the Middle East. Are Israeli responses sufficient?Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2019, 6:41 AM

US: We have proof that Iranian tanker transferred oil to Syria

State Department says it has evidence that Adrian Darya 1 transferred its crude oil to the Syrian government, breaking assurances it gave.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2019, 5:00 AM

Iran places air defenses at base attacked in Syria

Revolutionary Guards forces accompany multiple vehicles with anti-aircraft batteries into base in Syria which serves Shi'ite militias.Gary Willig, 9/12/2019, 7:20 PM

'Iran stepping up attempts to attack Israel from Syria'

PM Netanyahu meets Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu, explains Israeli responses to Iranian buildup in Syria.Ido Ben Porat, Sochi, 9/12/2019, 6:50 PM

'We will not permit accurate missiles in Lebanon'

"The IDF will not allow Iran to establish itself in Syria or develop accurate missiles in Lebanon," says IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/11/2019, 5:02 AM

UK summons Iranian ambassador

UK govt. condemns Iran for violating its promise not to deliver oil to Syrian entities under EU sanctions.Gary Willig, 9/10/2019, 6:08 PM

18 Iranian-backed fighters killed in east Syria airstrikes

Airstrikes kill 18 pro-Iranian fighters in Syria, monitor group claims, after explosions reported on Iraq-Syria border.AFP, 9/9/2019, 11:12 AM

Iranian-linked groups launch rockets at Israel from Syria

IDF reports projectiles launched from Syrian territory at Israel by pro-Iranian militia groups.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2019, 10:58 AM

Report: Iraqi militias attacked near Syria border

Explosions heard near Syria-Iraq border. Arab media report they were the result of an attack on Iranian-affiliated Iraqi militias.Elad Benari, 9/9/2019, 3:31 AM

Druze delegation to Syria arrested at border

Dozens of Galilee and Carmel Druze attempting to reach Syria via Jordan arrested at Jordan River border crossing.Mordechai Sones, 9/5/2019, 12:22 PM

US sanctions Iranian shipping network

US Treasury sanctions 16 companies, multiple vessels as part of Revolutionary Guard-run network to ship oil to Syria.Gary Willig, 9/4/2019, 9:19 PM

Will Netflix make a joke of Israel's most legendary spy?

More than any other person, Eli Cohen, an Egyptian-born Jew, earned the Mossad its reputation as one of the best intelligence services in the world. Netflix begins a series on his life on September 6th. Moshe Phillips, 9/4/2019, 10:54 AM

Report: Iran building massive new military base in Syria

Base capable of housing thousands of troops, precision missiles months away from completion, largest base Iran has ever built in Syria.Gary Willig, 9/3/2019, 5:27 PM

Syria praises Hezbollah attack on Israel

Assad regime expresses 'pride' after Hezbollah terrorist organization fires anti-tank missiles at IDF base.AFP, 9/2/2019, 4:53 PM

Hezbollah attacks weren't retaliation for 'Israeli drone attack'

Arab reports: Hezbollah retaliated for attack on Iranian target in Syria, not alleged Israeli drone attack on Hezbollah site in Beirut.Chana Roberts, 9/2/2019, 1:26 PM