The ISIS group has released 270 of more than 400 civilians it had abducted during its assault on the eastern Syrian city of Deir Ezzor, a monitor said.
21 Jan 2016 6:10 AM
The ISIS group confirmed on Tuesday the death of British extremist “Jihadi John”, saying he was killed in a drone strike in their Syrian stronghold of Raqa in November.
21 Jan 2016 6:09 AM
Residents are slowly starving while troops and militias supporting President Assad exploit their suffering.
20 Jan 2016 2:40 PM
ISIS has laid siege since last March to remaining government-held areas in the city of Deir al-Zor.
20 Jan 2016 10:39 AM
ISIS described Emwazi as 'martyr' and prayed to 'Allah... to envelop him with His mercy and enter him into the highest levels of paradise'.
20 Jan 2016 9:16 AM
Jihadists from the Islamic State group have abducted more than 400 Syrian civilians after capturing new ground in a major assault on the city of Deir ez-Zor that left dozens dead.
18 Jan 2016 6:05 AM
At least 35 Syrian soldiers and pro-regime militiamen were killed Saturday in a multi-front attack by the Islamic State group on the eastern city of Deir Ezzor, a monitor said.
17 Jan 2016 3:25 AM
Syria’s Army and allied forces on Tuesday took full control from rebel groups of the strategic town of Salma, in the northwestern province of Latakia, state television reported.
13 Jan 2016 5:37 AM
Syria’s Al Qaeda affiliate stormed a radio station and abducted two prominent media activists from a rebel-held northwestern town on Sunday, an Opposition official told AFP.
11 Jan 2016 3:14 AM
Syria’s government told a UN envoy on Saturday it was ready to participate in Geneva peace talks later in January but said officials wanted to know who would take part from the Opposition.
10 Jan 2016 2:31 AM
An ISIS militant executed his mother in public in the Syrian city of Raqqa because she had encouraged him to leave the group, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Friday.
09 Jan 2016 4:56 AM
She had warned her son that US-backed alliance would wipe out IS.
08 Jan 2016 3:15 PM
04 Jan 2016 9:18 AM
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Sunday Saudi Arabia’s execution of a Shia cleric was a “message of blood”, and Riyadh sought to create sectarian strife across the world.
04 Jan 2016 2:46 AM
Saudi Arabia’s execution of a leading cleric from the Shia minority drew warnings of a backlash against the ruling Al Saud family and threatened to further intensify a wave of sectarian conflict in th
02 Jan 2016 11:27 PM
Syrian troops fought their way into a rebel-held town in the southern province of Deraa on Wednesday in an assault which rebels said was supported by the heaviest Russian aerial bombing campaign so fa
31 Dec 2015 5:45 AM
The ISIS group on Saturday released a new message purportedly from its reclusive leader, claiming that his self-styled “caliphate” is doing well despite an unprecedented alliance against it and critic
28 Dec 2015 6:05 AM
Powerful Syrian rebel chief Zahran Alloush was killed in a regime air-strike east of Damascus, dealing blows to both the nearly five-year uprising and a fragile peace process.
27 Dec 2015 5:10 AM
Syria ready for Geneva peace talks ‘without foreign intervention’, sets preconditions for Opp.
25 Dec 2015 6:01 AM
The Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group has expanded its control inside an eastern Syrian city after clashes and suicide attacks killed at least 26 regime fighters, a monitor said.
25 Dec 2015 5:59 AM