Poll: Majority of US citizens want troops to stay in Syria

Vast majority of Americans oppose Trump's decision to pull out troops from Syria, do not believe ISIS is defeated.Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2019, 8:02 AM

Iran to Netanyahu: We're not going anywhere

Iran vows to keep its military forces in Syria, following warning by Israeli premier. 'Watch out, one day Iranian missiles may hit you.'David Rosenberg, 1/16/2019, 2:20 PM

Israeli general warns US withdrawal from Syria is a red flag

Former NSA Yaakov Amidror warns that US pullout from Syria endangers Kurds, empowers Turkey, and sends troubling message to American allies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2019, 9:58 AM

Israel supplying weapons to Syrian rebels, says ex-IDF chief

Outgoing Israeli army chief says Israel armed Syrian rebels in ongoing civil war.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/16/2019, 7:27 AM

Netanyahu warns Iran: You had better leave Syria - now

After Iran denies it is has military presence in Syria, Netanyahu advises Iran to 'get out of there fast', vowing to intensify air campaign.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2019, 1:32 PM

Iran: We don't have a military presence in Syria

Iran dismisses claims by Israeli officials that Iranian targets in Syria were attacked.Elad Benari, 1/15/2019, 3:03 AM

Trump and Erdogan discuss Syria

Turkish President and US President discuss creation of "security zone" in north Syria.Elad Benari, 1/15/2019, 12:35 AM

Trump: We'll 'devastate' Turkey's economy if they attack Kurds

US President warns Turkey against harming Kurds after US pullout from Syria.Ben Ariel, 1/14/2019, 1:40 AM

Analysis: How Israel is winning the war against Iran

IDF no-holds-barred response to Al Quds commander Soleimani's tunnels, build up in Syria, and aid to Hamas has dealt a strong blow to Iran.Yochanan Visser, 1/13/2019, 9:20 PM

'No need to pretend that we're not behind Syria airstrikes'

Likud MK explains PM Netanyahu's decision to formally announce Israel's responsibility for attack on Iranian base in Syria.Benny Toker, 1/13/2019, 5:12 PM

Israel attacked Iranian weapon storehouses in Syria

PM confirms Israel attacked Iranian storehouses at Damascus airport.Tal Polon, 1/13/2019, 11:30 AM

Syria urges UN to take action against Israel

Syrian Foreign Ministry complains to UN following air strike near Damascus which it blames on Israel.Elad Benari, 1/13/2019, 4:41 AM

Israel reportedly attacks Syria

Syrian news agency says Israeli warplanes attacked Damascus on Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/12/2019, 8:48 PM

Eizenkot: Israel attacked Syria thousands of times

In an interview with the New York Times, IDF Chief of Staff sheds light on shadowy war with Iran in Syria.Tzvi Lev, 1/12/2019, 6:39 PM

American withdrawal from Syria begins

US forces begin pulling out of Syria, in accordance with President Trump's orders to end US deployment in war-torn country.David Rosenberg, 1/11/2019, 2:09 PM

'Trump is prepared to attack Syria again in the future'

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo delivers speech in Cairo, vows to continue fight against ISIS and Iran.Gary Willig, 1/10/2019, 5:11 PM

Russia blames US for Iranian presence near Israeli border

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister tells i24News deal to move Iranian military from Syrian border failed because of US oil sanctions.Gary Willig, 1/9/2019, 9:54 PM

Pompeo: US redoubling efforts to pressure Iran

During visit to Jordan, Secretary of State says withdrawal from Syria will not jeopardize efforts to pressure Iran and fight ISIS.Elad Benari, 1/9/2019, 2:10 AM

Israel to US: Recognize Israeli sovereignty in Golan

Report: Israel urging US to recognize sovereignty over Golan Heights to 'compensate' Israel for US pullout from Syria.David Rosenberg, 1/6/2019, 8:51 PM

Bolton: US forces to remain in Syria to counter Iran

Top Trump adviser US will not pull troops out of Syria until Turkey vows not to attack Kurdish forces, adds withdrawal could be partial.David Rosenberg, 1/6/2019, 6:49 PM

Bolton warns Syria against using chemical weapons

US National Security Adviser arrives in Israel, warns Syria there's no change in US position against the use of chemical weapons.Elad Benari, 1/6/2019, 2:30 AM

US has 'no timeline' for Syria withdrawal

State Department official says there's no timeline for the withdrawal of American troops from Syria as Pompeo visit to the region announced.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/4/2019, 8:18 PM

Trump: Iran can do what it wants in Syria

US President says predecessor Obama already lost Syria, all that is left is 'sand and death.'Gary Willig, 1/2/2019, 10:56 PM

ANALYSIS: Iranian axis exploiting Trump's pull out from Syria

Incidents in both northern and eastern Syria make it clear that Russian-Iranian-Assad coalition is using chaos to conquer more territory.Yochanan Visser, 1/2/2019, 12:57 AM

Risk in Syria, not just for Israel

What will the US pullout from Syria do to the Kurds? Which weak links will get wiped off the board?The Land Of Israel Network, 1/1/2019, 3:41 AM

'Netanyahu asked Trump to slow withdrawal'

Senior political source says Prime Minister asked US President for American withdrawal from Syria to be gradual.Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2018, 8:03 PM

Trump reassures Graham about plan to withdraw from Syria

South Carolina Senator meets Trump, shares concerns over Syria withdrawal planBen Ariel, 12/31/2018, 3:07 AM

US reiterates support for Israel's right to defend itself

State Department spokesman says US "fully supports" Israel’s right to defend itself against Iran's actions in the region.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/28/2018, 9:37 PM

ANALYSIS: Trump's actions in Iraq and Syria recipe for disaster

The president's actions show he is out of touch with Middle East reality.Yochanan Visser, 12/27/2018, 10:16 PM

The US exit from Syria: Between the spin and the truth

US foreign policy survey: Mattis out, Syria troops ordered out, Afghanistan in flux.NPR, 12/27/2018, 2:43 PM

Report: Syria to be readmitted to Arab League

Gulf nations reportedly moving to readmit Syria into the Arab League, after it was suspended in 2011 over its brutal repression of protests.Ben Ariel, 12/27/2018, 6:40 AM

Trump: We give Israel $4.5 billion every year, they'll be good

US President says Israel knows how to defend itself very well and so it will be fine even after the US withdrawal from Syria.Elad Benari, 12/27/2018, 4:33 AM

Lebanon threatens to complain against Israel

Lebanese minister says complaint will be filed with the UN Security Council over air strike in Syria.Nitsan Keidar, 12/27/2018, 2:07 AM

Israeli official confirms: We attacked in Syria

Israeli security official says Israel hit a series of Iranian targets in Tuesday's air strike in Damascus.Elad Benari, 12/27/2018, 12:36 AM

Trump on Syria: A lot of people are going to come around

Trump defends his decision to withdraw US troops from Syria during an unannounced visit to Iraq.Ben Ariel, 12/27/2018, 12:12 AM

Russia accuses Israel of 'gross violation' of Syrian sovereignty

Moscow condemns alleged Israeli airstrike on Hezbollah leaders in Damascus.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 3:51 PM

Turkey prepares for new offensive against Kurds

Turkey reportedly preparing offensive on Syrian border to attack Kurdish YPG forces.i24News, 12/26/2018, 3:00 PM

Did Israel request US withdrawal from Syria?

Report claims Israel preparing winter offensive against Hezbollah terror organization, offensive was factor in Trump's decision to withdraw.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 9:33 AM

Report: Syria airstrike targeted Hezbollah leaders

US official says airstrike on Damascus targeted several Hezbollah leaders, as well as Iranian ammunition supply points.Elad Benari, 12/26/2018, 6:37 AM

Shifting powers in Syrian theater after US withdrawal

With the US appearing to be out of Syria, Turkey may launch an offensive at any moment to attack Kurdish forces in northern Syria.i24News, 12/26/2018, 2:43 AM

Syria accuses Israel of attacking Damascus

Syrian media claims military intercepted Israeli missiles in attack on Syrian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 12:25 AM

'ISIS has been crushed, but the US does not withdraw its forces'

Russian FM expresses skepticism about US withdrawal from Syria. "Let's see how this ‘withdrawal’ will play out."Tal Polon, 12/25/2018, 9:07 AM

Trump: Turkey's Erdogan is the man for the job in Syria

Just hours after Netanyahu dubbed Erdogan 'anti-Semitic dictator, President Trump says Turkish leader the right man for the job in Syria.David Rosenberg, 12/24/2018, 9:11 AM

Report: Order to withdraw US forces from Syria signed

US defense official confirms order to withdraw US forces from Syria has been signed. No further details provided.Ben Ariel, 12/24/2018, 6:12 AM

Report: Trump told Erdogan Syria is 'all yours'

According to CNN report, Trump and Erdogan discussed US withdrawal from Syria before Trump announced the move.Elad Benari, 12/24/2018, 2:09 AM

ANALYSIS: How Trump aided Iran, Russia, Turkey and ISIS in Syria

If US forces leave Syria, Russia and Iran will fill the vacuum.Yochanan Visser, 12/23/2018, 10:06 PM

Our security guarantee: The IDF

Israel can defend itself and doesn't need favors of foreigners. We're no longer dhimmis who have to bend before every breeze. Opinion.Rabbi Dr. Chaim Shein, 12/23/2018, 1:25 PM

'We will continue to act against Iranian entrenchment in Syria'

Netanyahu addresses Trump's decision to pull troops from Syria at start of Cabinet meeting. 'I want to reassure those who are concerned.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2018, 1:07 PM

US Syria pullout: 'Significant event, but don't exaggerate'

Chief of Staff Eizenkot in first reference to Trump decision to withdraw forces from Syria: 'IDF acts independently.'Mordechai Sones, 12/23/2018, 11:13 AM

Report: Turkey sends troops to northern Syria

'Tanks and other heavy weapons' reportedly seen moving from Turkey into Kurdish area of Syria, following announcement of US pullout.Tal Polon, 12/23/2018, 9:31 AM

Iran: US presence in Syria was 'source of tension'

Iran welcomes US withdrawal of troops from Syria, says US military presence in Syria had been "a mistake".Elad Benari, 12/23/2018, 6:41 AM

PM: Erdogan can't lecture us on morality

Prime Minister reacts to Turkish President's claim Israel 'beats men, women and children when they are prostrate on the floor.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2018, 8:58 PM

'We were going to be there 3 months, that was 7 years ago'

US President: 'When I became President, ISIS was going wild. Now ISIS is largely defeated.'Mordechai Sones, 12/22/2018, 7:01 PM

Trump: I’ve done more damage to ISIS than anyone

US President defends decision to withdraw troops from Syria amid reports he made the decision hastily.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/21/2018, 8:43 PM

Trump's bombshell

How will the withdrawal of US troops from Syria affect the region, particularly Israel?Walter Bingham, 12/21/2018, 4:03 PM

'Mattis and I resigned for the exact same reason'

Former Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman reacts to news of resignation of US counterpart, says he has 'complete disconnect' with Netanyahu.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2018, 11:46 AM

'The Americans have nothing to look for in Syria'

Middle East expert David Bukay says Israel will have to accept the fact that it will not succeed in removing Iran from Syria.Benny Tocker, 12/21/2018, 4:37 AM