At least 56 civilians were killed on Tuesday in air strikes north of the besieged Islamic State-held city of Manbij in northern Syria, and residents said they believed the attack was carried out by US
20 Jul 2016 12:13 AM
At least 13,000 civilians have fled ISIS bastion of Manbij in northern Syria since the launch of a US-backed offensive there, a monitor said Monday.
05 Jul 2016 12:38 AM
Fierce government bombardment of an Opposition-controlled Syrian town has killed 43 people, among them children and medical staff, a monitoring group said pn Sunday.
04 Jul 2016 5:39 AM
Heavy regime bombardment of a rebel-held Syrian town on Saturday killed more than 30 people, including two medical staff, as a two-year local truce broke down.
03 Jul 2016 6:06 AM
When it was found by its saviours, the turtle had a very evident spot on the top of his head where he was hit by the tourists.
24 Jun 2016 4:08 PM
The Syrian government said on Wednesday that German special forces were present, alongside French and American military personnel, in northern Syria, an accusation denied by Germany.
16 Jun 2016 9:26 AM
Last week, IS fighters had sent reinforcements of fighters and weapons into Tabqa in anticipation of a fierce battle to defend the town.
14 Jun 2016 10:55 AM
Thousands of civilians on Tuesday fled a key town along ISIS supply lifeline in northern Syria as US-backed fighters closed in from three sides.
08 Jun 2016 7:18 AM
More than a billion Muslims observed the start of Ramzan on Monday, but in the besieged cities of Syria and Iraq residents were struggling with how to mark the holy month.
07 Jun 2016 10:02 AM
Russian-backed Syrian troops pushed into the ISIS group’s bastion province Raqa on Saturday, threatening to catch the jihadists in a pincer movement as US-backed Kurdish-led fighters advance from the
05 Jun 2016 7:23 AM
Civilians fleeing an ISIS offensive in northwestern Syria have been prevented by Syrian Kurdish authorities from entering areas under their control in response to rebel shelling of a Kurdish-held ar
01 Jun 2016 1:49 AM
Thousands of civilians have fled an offensive by ISIS against Opposition rebels in northern Syria into territory controlled by a US-backed Kurdish-led alliance, a monitor said on Sunday.
30 May 2016 7:07 AM
Warplanes from a US-led coalition have conducted at least 150 air strikes on the Islamic State group to bolster a major offensive on the jihadists’ Syrian stronghold of Raqqa, a monitor said on Friday
28 May 2016 6:15 AM
US-backed Syrian fighters and Iraqi forces pressed twin assaults against the ISIS group on Wednesday, in two of the most important ground offensives yet against the jihadists.
26 May 2016 3:22 AM
Two Syrian rebel groups which have been fighting each other near Damascus have negotiated a ceasefire in Qatar, statements published by the two groups said.
26 May 2016 3:20 AM
Toll in Monday bombings hits 161
25 May 2016 6:31 AM
Bomb blasts killed scores of people in Jableh and Tartous on Syria’s Mediterranean coast on Monday and wounded many others in the government-controlled territory that hosts Russian military bases, mon
24 May 2016 4:25 AM
ISIS on Saturday overran a government-controlled hospital in eastern Syria, killing 20 members of pro-regime for-ces and taking medical staff hostage, a monitor said.
15 May 2016 6:55 AM
The slaying though, was unlikely to lead Hezbollah to reduce its role in Syria.
14 May 2016 11:49 AM
Insurgents captured an Alawite village from government control in western Syria on Thursday and abducted civilians living there, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
13 May 2016 5:15 AM