Citizens remain wary of Russia but Idlib truce better than bombing

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Syria Surprise initiative welcome respite for Syrian opposition and people of the province Demonstrators in Idlib protest against a possible attack by government forces. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Relieved locals and rebel groups in Idlib have been trying to unpick details of an eleventh-hour Läs mer…

Russia loses contact with military aircraft over Syria

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Russia Defence ministry say the aircraft was carrying 14 servicemen A Russian Sukhoi Su-35S fighter jet performs a test flight ahead of 2018 Eastern Economic Forum. Photograph: Yuri Smityuk/TASS Russia’s defence ministry said it had lost contact with an IL-20 aircraft with 14 servicemen Läs mer…

Russia and Turkey to set up Idlib buffer zone to protect civilians

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Syria Plan lessens risk of humanitarian disaster affecting 3 million people in last major Syrian rebel enclave Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Vladimir Putin after a joint press conference following their meeting in Sochi. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images The immediate risk of a humanitarian disaster Läs mer…

Is compassion fatigue inevitable in an age of 24-hour news? – podcast

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; We have never been more aware of the appalling events that occur around the world every day. But in the face of so much horror, is there a danger that we become numb to the headlines – and does it matter if we do? Läs mer…

Israeli missiles strike near Damascus airport, says Syrian state media

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Syria A Syrian military source claims its activated air defences shot down some of the missiles A video released by Syrian state news agency SANA reportedly shows activated air defences. Photograph: AFP Photo/ HO/ SANA/AFP/Getty Images An Israeli missile attack targeted the Syrian capital’s Läs mer…

Developing games in a war zone: Chips with Everything podcast

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jordan Erica Webber looks at why people are using the medium of video games to depict the real life terrors of modern war How to listen to podcasts: everything you need to know Photograph: Sameer Al-Doumy/AFP/Getty Images Subscribe for free: Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Läs mer…