The Russian invaders plan to hold St. George's ribbon rallies in the cities of Aleppo and Latakia in the coming days.
U.S. forces in Afghanistan employed the largest non-nuclear bomb against an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan on Thursday.
Kremlin propagandists issued a calendar showing 12 Syrian girls expressing gratitude to the Russian military for their actions in Syria.
At least 34 civilians, including seven children and six women, were killed in the airstrike against the village of Kafr Nabal in the Syrian province of Idlib.
The Syrian government aviation and Russia's warplanes have carried out new strikes on residential areas of Aleppo, killing 46 people and wounding 325.
Turkey says the Assad forces killed three and wounded 10 of its soldiers in Syria. The injured troops were quickly evacuated.
The hospitals in Aleppo area controlled by the Syrian opposition have suspended their activity due to the ongoing bombing of the city.
Nine civilians were killed by Russian airstrikes on Friday in Syria’s northwestern province of Aleppo.
The strike targeted Aleppo's western opposition-held towns of Atarib and Darat Izzah and Ibbin villages.
Recent opinion polls showed that the air strikes committed by the Russian Aerospace Forces in Syria were viewed favorably by 52 percent of respondents.
Fighting continues in the besieged, rebel-held neighborhoods of eastern Aleppo, a day after the end of a 72-hour "humanitarian" cease-fire that had been declared by Syria's government and its main ally, Russia.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned Russia about the introduction of a new set of European sanctions in case it proceeds with air strikes in Syria.
UN human rights chief Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein says the siege and bombing of eastern Aleppo in Syria constitute "crimes of historic proportions" that have caused heavy civilian casualties amounting to "war crimes".
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said that she did not rule out discussion of sanctions against Russia at the upcoming EU summit.
Russian and Syrian military have declared an eight-hour cessation of violence to allow civilians, as well as the wounded, to flee the besieged rebel-held sector of Aleppo.