At least 23 civilians were killed when missiles hit three hospitals and a school in rebel-held Syrian towns on Monday, residents said, as Russian-backed Syrian troops intensified their push toward the
16 Feb 2016 6:03 AM
Russia on Sunday made clear it would continue bombing Syrian rebel targets, raising doubts that a planned ceasefire would bring much relief.
15 Feb 2016 2:47 AM
An ambush by Syrian rebels on pro-regime forces near Damascus this week killed 76 fighters, a monitor said on Saturday, in one of the deadliest attacks of its kind since the conflict began.
14 Feb 2016 5:32 AM
Major powers were beginning a new round of Syria peace talks on Thursday focusing on calls for a ceasefire and access for humanitarian aid.
12 Feb 2016 5:17 AM
Tens of thousands of Syrians were still stranded at the Oncupinar border crossing to Turkey, which remained closed.
11 Feb 2016 3:18 PM
Riyadh open to sending special forces into Syria
10 Feb 2016 5:58 AM
Any hopes of a ceasefire were dampened by Assad’s foreign minister, who said it would be all but impossible to stop the fighting.
07 Feb 2016 9:31 AM
Russia's military intervention in Syrian conflict in support of Assad has helped Damascus to reclaim territory previously lost to rebels.
07 Feb 2016 9:28 AM
Refugees push each other as they wait for tents in Bab-Al Salam, northern Syria, near the Turkish border crossing on Saturday. — AFP
07 Feb 2016 1:06 AM
At a stall in a Beirut exhibition hall, Syrian businesswoman Reem Abu Dahab displays her workshop’s lacy pink and white nightgowns, hoping to attract increasingly elusive buyers.
05 Feb 2016 2:21 AM
Kurdish-Arab alliance halts Geneva participation
02 Feb 2016 6:28 AM
Several dozen more residents of the town are in 'danger of death' because of severe malnutrition, the humanitarian group warned.
30 Jan 2016 2:42 PM
The Syrian Opposition cast doubt on whether it would go to peace talks planned for Friday, throwing UN diplomatic efforts into question as it accused the United States of adopting unacceptable Iranian
27 Jan 2016 6:29 AM
Malaysia sees ‘very real’ threat from Daesh offshoot
26 Jan 2016 6:27 AM
The video posted on jihadist websites is entitled 'Kill wherever you find them'.
25 Jan 2016 9:17 AM
At least 63 people, including nine children, have died in air strikes believed to be carried out by Russian warplanes on a town in eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Sunday
25 Jan 2016 5:55 AM
The strikes come as the regime battles IS jihadists who launched a major assault on Deir Ezzor city over the weekend.
23 Jan 2016 10:04 AM
The Saudi-backed Syrian Opposition ruled out even indirect negotiations with Damascus before steps including a halt to Russian airstrikes, contradicting US secretary of state John Kerry’s insistence t
23 Jan 2016 6:38 AM
In Syria’s coastal Latakia province, Abu Mohammad sends a warning from his phone to a secret network of colleagues: “Caution: A Russian plane just took off in your direction.”
21 Jan 2016 11:44 PM
The assassination is the latest in a series of targeted killings of senior Islamist rebels.
21 Jan 2016 2:14 PM