Tunisia has sent signals of openness to repairing relations with Syria since President Kais Saied seized power in July 2021.
Cairo and Damascus are conducting "advanced discussions" to restore diplomatic ties and to hold a top-level meeting between the two countries, US newspaper Wall Street Journal reports.
Faisal Mekdad and his Egyptian counterpart Shoukry discussed means of advancing their bilateral relations and a host of regional and international issues of mutual interest, a ministry statement said.
World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus urges international community to help earthquake-hit northwest Syria, on his first ever visit to opposition-run areas of the war-ravaged country.
The head of the Syrian opposition-run main rescue group lambasted the UN’s decision that gave Bashar al Assad a say in sanctioning their aid deliveries, saying it gave him “free political gain.”
Three children are among at least nine people killed after Syrian regime rocket fire hit refugee camps west of the city of Idlib in Syria's northwest.
Air strike "targeting Damascus airport and some points south of Damascus" leaves five soldiers dead and damages some material, regime media say.
White Helmets, or Syrian Civil Defence, officials said initial reports suggested seven civilians, including five children, were killed and 13 others injured in the attack.
UNSC allows UN aid deliveries to some four million people in northwest Syria, diplomats say, after days of wrangling with Russia over how long to let the huge operation continue.
The number is equal to about 83 civilians suffering violent deaths due to conflict every day for the past 10 years, according to a latest UN report.
Moscow-Tehran relations are shaped and constrained by ideological and geopolitical developments in the Middle East and beyond.
Rome’s stance on the Syrian regime has diverged from its Western counterparts, but rapprochement is unlikely to happen soon.
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