Syrian rebels withdraw from enclave northeast of Damascus

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Syrian rebels began withdrawing from an enclave northeast of Damascus on Saturday and will go to ......

Syrian warplane crashes near Damascus, cause unknown

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

A Syrian warplane crashed north of Damascus on Wednesday, but it was unclear if it had been shot ......

Al-Qaeda offers to free Lebanon troops for female prisoners

Sunday, 19 July 2015

Al-Qaeda’s Syrian affiliate has offered to release three Lebanese soldiers in exchange for an ......

Is Assad’s downfall imminent?

Friday, 19 June 2015

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Hezbollah, Syrian army make gains in border battle

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Lebanon’s Hezbollah and Syria’s army made big advances against insurgents in mountains ......

Lebanon’s Hezbollah says it killed 20 Syrian Al Qaeda militants

Sunday, 10 May 2015

The Lebanese Shiite group Hezbollah said on Sunday it had killed over 20 fighters from Syria’s ......

Israel raid hits missile depot in Syria

Saturday, 25 April 2015

An overnight Israeli raid has hit a missile depot in the strategic western Syrian region of ......

Syrian rebels claim downed regime warplane

Saturday, 02 August 2014

Syrian opposition fighters claimed they shot down a Syrian regime aircraft in the strategic Qalamoun ......

Syrian army seizes rebel town in Qalamun

Wednesday, 09 April 2014

Syria’s army seized the rebel-held town of Rankus on Wednesday, state media reported, citing a ......

Syrian army claims control of rebel town Yabrud

Sunday, 16 March 2014

Syrian troops on Sunday seized full control of the rebel bastion Yabrud in the strategic Qalamun ......