Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 17:59
Six children were among at least 15 civilians killed in overnight bomb attacks by government and rebel forces in the divided city of Aleppo, a monitoring group said on Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 16:14
Syrian president Bashar al-Assad was given a warm reception by the faithful on Monday when he joined in Eid al-Fitr prayers in Damascus, to mark the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 04:41
Jihadists from the Islamic State group killed at least 50 Syrian soldiers in an ambush today, summarily executing most of them after their capture, a monitoring group said.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 01:09
An unprecedented effort to destroy Syria`s most dangerous chemical agents aboard a US naval ship in the Mediterranean is making progress, the Pentagon said Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 00:50
A Syrian Air Force strike on the border with Lebanon killed around 20 Syrian rebel fighters on Friday, security sources said, in the latest spillover of violence into the area.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 17:10
European Union foreign ministers agreed Tuesday to expand sanctions on Syria over the government`s "violent repression" of its civilian population.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 13:46
A Lebanese-Swedish man wanted in connection with a June hotel bombing was killed on Sunday by a grenade he was handling as police moved to arrest him, a security official said.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 20:49
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad Saturday appointed Najah Attar as the new vice president, media reported.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 18:05
Jihadists have killed 270 Syrian regime fighters, civilian security guards and staff since seizing a gas field in Homs province, most of whom were executed, a monitoring group said Saturday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 16:13
President Bashar al-Assad will be sworn in and set out his plans for a new seven-year term, state media reported, after his victory in an election that affirmed his grip on power more than three years into Syria`s civil war.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 21:54
British anti-terror police have arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of terrorism offences as he attempted to board a flight to Turkey, which is a common route from the UK to war-torn Syria.
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