Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said his military "won't stop" efforts to oust Syrian Kurdish fighters from Syria's north, as the leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran met for talks on the conflict.
Wed, 04 Apr, 2018
Turkey's president has announced that a Turkish military helicopter was "downed" in northern Syria during Ankara's offensive on Syrian Kurdish militia in the region.
Sat, 10 Feb, 2018
The UN in Syria says it has delivered emergency food assistance to 40,000 people trapped in a government siege in the suburbs of the capital, Damascus.
Mon, 30 Oct, 2017
The delivery of humanitarian aid to half a million displaced civilians in north eastern Syria is under threat from fighting between Iraqi forces and Kurdish fighters near the border, a medical charity has warned.
Sun, 29 Oct, 2017
An attack by Islamic State on an area held by the Syrian government in southern Aleppo province has been repulsed by troops and allied fighters, the military reports.
Sat, 29 Apr, 2017
A suspected government chemical attack in an opposition-held town in northern Syria has killed dozens of people.
Tue, 04 Apr, 2017
Sat, 30 Apr, 2016
A Syrian opposition leader called on world leaders to take “immediate action” to end government attacks on rebel-held suburbs of Damascus, amid reports that some 150 people have been killed in government airstrikes in the past 10 days.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015
Syrian government troops have captured a fiercely contested suburb of the capital Damascus.
Thu, 14 Aug, 2014
UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon has deplored the use of chemical weapons in Syria and demanded that those responsible are held accountable.
Sat, 14 Dec, 2013
Chemical weapons were probably used in four locations in Syria this year, in addition to the confirmed attack near Damascus in August which forced the government to abandon its secret chemicals stockpile, UN inspectors have said.
Fri, 13 Dec, 2013
Syrian President Bashar Assad said a United Nations report finding “clear and convincing evidence” that sarin nerve gas was used in Syria painted an “unrealistic” account, and he denied his government orchestrated the attack.
Thu, 19 Sep, 2013
The US, Britain and France have said they believe that the Assad regime was responsible for a chemical weapons attack in Damascus last month.
Tue, 17 Sep, 2013
UN inspectors say there is “clear and convincing evidence” that chemical weapons were used on a relatively large scale in the attack last month in Syria that killed hundreds of people.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2013
We all like to believe that we live in societies that try to behave decently, ones that try to observe basic standards of humanity and justice.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2013
Syrian rebels made a new push into Damascus today, clashing heavily with troops in the rebellious suburbs of the capital and firing mortars at a presidential palace and a Palestinian refugee camp, activists said.
Wed, 07 Nov, 2012
Syrian warplanes are pounding opposition strongholds around Damascus and in the north, activists said today, as President Bashar Assad’s regime intensifies air strikes against rebels seeking to topple him.
Wed, 31 Oct, 2012
Syrian soldiers killed 19 people in fighting to retake Damascus suburbs from rebels, activists said, a day after the Arab League suspended its monitoring mission in Syria because of mounting violence.
Mon, 30 Jan, 2012
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