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Day after gas attack, warplanes launch fresh air strikes in Idlib area

The United States has blamed the chemical attack on Syrian government forces.

05 Apr 2017 2:06 PM

86 killed in ‘toxic gas’ air strike in Syria, including 30 children

However, the Britain-based monitoring group was unable to confirm the nature of the substance.

04 Apr 2017 12:56 PM

Blast near border town of Arsal kills 2 Syrians, 3 wounded: Lebanese officials

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to speak to the media.

30 Mar 2017 9:27 PM

UN official quits over ‘Israel apartheid’ report

Israel’s UN envoy Danny Danon and Washington’s ambassador to the world body, Nikki Haley, welcomed Khalaf’s resignation.

18 Mar 2017 10:59 AM

US claims deadly north Syria strike, denies targeting mosque

Rescue workers struggled to pull survivors from rubble, dozens of residents were still unaccounted for.

17 Mar 2017 1:11 PM

Syrian army responsible for Idlib school bombing, 21 children killed: UN

The commission said the October 26 attack on the Haas village school complex in the rebel-held province of Idlib constituted a war crime.

15 Mar 2017 8:12 AM

Syria crisis: 66,000 displaced in recent fighting

Many of those people sought refuge in areas around Manbij, a town controlled by the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces.

05 Mar 2017 1:46 PM

Syrian army retakes town of Palmyra from ISIS

It was also the second blow for ISIS group in Syria in a week, after Turkish fighters seized the Syrian town of al-Bab on Feb 23.

03 Mar 2017 7:53 AM

ISIS pulls back from Syria's Palmyra: monitor

ISIS had withdrawn to residential neighbourhoods in the east of the city, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

02 Mar 2017 3:22 PM

Syria regime hanged 13,000 in notorious prison: Amnesty

Most of the victims were civilians believed to be opposed to the government of President Bashar al-Assad.

07 Feb 2017 11:05 AM