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Evacuations of opposition fighters resume in Syria's Homs

Syrian state TV says scores of opposition fighters and their families have left the central city of Homs after being evacuated from the last rebel-held neighbourhood.

Syria ex-Qaeda says opposition leaders must `step aside`

Fateh al-Sham Front split from al Qaeda in July 2016 in a move analysts said was an abortive attempt to end its blacklisting by the United Nations and Western governments.
 

Syrian Army retakes key gas field from ISIS

The Syrian Army has captured the Hayan gas field in central province of Homs following battles with the Islamic State (IS) militants, the media reported on Tuesday.

ISIS beheads five youths suspected of working as spies in Syria

The Islamic State executed five youths on accusations they were spying within the ISIS-controlled territory. 

Russia strikes kill at least 30 jihadists in Syria: Ministry

The deadly war in Syria has killed more than 300,000 people since it started in March 2011 with a wave of anti-government protests.

IS cuts regime supply route to Syria's ancient Palmyra

IS and the regime both control parts of the area between Homs and Palmyra.

IS seizes full control of gas field in Syria

IS seizes full control of gas field in Syria

Despite the radicals' seizure of the gas field, clashes between the two sides are continuing in the vicinity of the field, of which soldiers are trying to regain control.

Nine killed in twin bombings in Syria

At least nine people were killed in twin bombings that rocked Syria`s central province of Homs on Thursday, a military source said.

Two Russian military pilots killed in Syria helicopter crash

Two Russian military pilots died when their helicopter crashed near the central Syrian city of Homs, the defence ministry said on Tuesday, adding that the aircraft was not shot at.

Islamic State blasts kill more than 150 as US, Russia press Syria truce

Islamic State blasts kill more than 150 as US, Russia press Syria truce

The Islamic State group said it was behind the carnage.

IS blasts kill more than 140 as US, Russia press Syria truce

IS blasts kill more than 140 as US, Russia press Syria truce

A string of suicide bombings near a Shiite shrine outside Syria`s capital and in Homs claimed by jihadists killed at least 142 people Sunday, as Washington and Moscow worked to secure a ceasefire.

Bombings kill at least 87 in Syria as John Kerry pushes ceasefire

Bombings kill at least 87 in Syria as John Kerry pushes ceasefire

US Secretary of State John Kerry said a provisional deal had been reached on the terms of a truce, as violence intensified on the ground.

Twin car bombs kill 46 in Syria's Homs, truce efforts flounder

Double car bomb attacks killed at least 46 people in Syria`s central city of Homs on Sunday as international efforts to bring about a ceasefire in the war-torn country floundered.

16 people killed in Syria air strikes

 Sixteen people were killed on Friday in air strikes against towns in Syria`s central province of Homs, a monitor group reported.

UN probe accuses Syria govt of `exterminating` detainees

UN probe accuses Syria govt of `exterminating` detainees

The report painted a particularly stark picture of prisons and detention centres run by the Syrian authorities.

Islamic State bombing kills two dozen in Syria's Homs

Islamic State bombing kills two dozen in Syria's Homs

A double suicide bombing killed at least 22 people Tuesday in the central Syrian city of Homs, state media said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

'17 dead in blasts at Army checkpoint in Syria`s Homs'

'17 dead in blasts at Army checkpoint in Syria`s Homs'

At least 17 people were killed in a double suicide bomb blast at an Army checkpoint in the Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday, the provincial governor said.

Bomb explosions in Syria's Homs kill 32, wound 90: Monitoring group

At least 32 people were killed and 90 wounded in two bomb explosions in the Syrian city of Homs on Monday.

'People exit rebel-held area in Syrian peace deal'

'People exit rebel-held area in Syrian peace deal'

Dozens of people left the last insurgent-held area in the Syrian city of Homs on Wednesday under a local peace deal between the government and insurgents, a group monitoring the war said.

Syrian Army pushes offensive in central Homs

Syrian regime forces backed by Russian air strikes launched an offensive in the central province of Homs on Thursday, Syria's state media said.