Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 18:51
Syrian rebels have regained control of a strategic base near Aleppo international airport in fierce fighting that left more than 50 people dead, a monitoring group said today.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 24, 2013, 08:45
A 14-year-old boy was arrested today following the murder of a young math teacher whose body was found in the woods behind a US high school, officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, October 21, 2013, 19:23
Oslo has launched a global hunt for two Norwegian teenage girls of Somali origin who have allegedly travelled to Syria to support the rebels in the war-torn country, police said on Monday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 08, 2013, 11:55
In a rare show of goodwill, Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday said that Washington and Moscow had a “common understanding” on Syria chemical weapons destruction.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 11:06
US President Barack Obama will now send assistance to Syrian rebels to protect them from any such future attack that might take place in the war-torn country.
Last Updated: Monday, September 16, 2013, 09:05
Jihadists and members of hardline Islamist groups make up almost half of forces fighting against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, according to extracts from a British defence study published in today`s Daily Telegraph.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 10:29
Syria`s top rebel commander in a television interview today accused President Bashar al-Assad`s regime and Moscow of deceit after Syria welcomed a Russian proposal to hand over its chemical weapons.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 08, 2013, 15:54
Syrian rebels, including jihadists, have taken control of the historic Christian town of Maalula, north of Damascus, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights watchdog and a resident said on Sunday.
Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 15:08
Syrian rebels who seized an entry to a Christian town north of Damascus this week have now withdrawn to protect religious and archaeological sites there, an opposition statement said.
Last Updated: Monday, September 02, 2013, 23:58
Nearly 90 rebels were killed near the Syrian capital over the past 48 hours, a watchdog said on Monday, as fighting raged ahead of possible foreign military action against the regime.
Last Updated: Monday, September 02, 2013, 08:54
Syrian government forces on Sunday launched air raids on rebel targets near Damascus after its positions came under attack, a watchdog said, reporting dozens of people killed in unrest across the country.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 08, 2013, 13:47
Syria state television showed Assad unharmed and the government denied he had been attacked.
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