Syria rebels, Qaeda capture key southern town: Monitor

Syrian rebels and Al-Qaeda seized the southern town of Nawa Sunday from troops loyal to President Bashar al-Assad after months of intense fighting, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

Syria army kills 32 rebels in Daraa ambush: NGO

Syrian troops killed 32 rebels in an ambush in the southern province of Daraa early on Sunday, a monitoring group said.

Toll from Syria rebel attack on Daraa rally up to 37: NGO

The death toll from an attack by Syrian rebels on a campaign rally for President Bashar al-Assad`s re-election bid has risen to 37, a monitor said on Monday.

Syria Army pushes offensive in Daraa: Monitor

Syria`s army pressed a counter-offensive against rebels in the south of the country on Saturday, firing a surface-to-surface missile and carrying out numerous air strikes in the area, a monitoring group said.

At least 88 dead in two days of clashes in Syria`s Daraa: Monitor

At least 88 rebel and regime forces have been killed in two days of clashes for control of strategic sites in Syria`s southern Daraa province, an monitoring group said Saturday.

Minibus blast kills 21 in southern Syria: Activists

Twenty-one people, including four children and six women, were killed when a minibus exploded in the southern town of Noa.

Troops shell Syria’s Daraa, 15 killed

The UN said several weeks ago that at least 9,000 people have been killed since the crisis began in Syria in March last year.

Syria foils suicide bombing attempt in Daraa

Syrian authorities thwarted early an attempt by a suicide bomber to detonate his explosive-laden car in the southern province of Daraa, state-run SANA news agency reported.

Two killed in renewed shelling of Syrian city

A meeting in Tunisia is expected to bring together more than 70 nations to look at ways to assist Bashar Assad`s opponents.

Syria Army to quit protest town on Thursday: General

A rights activist said Syrian troops arrested more than 300 people in Saqba.