Evacuation of three Syrian towns to go ahead on Monday under rare deal: Report

Besieged rebel fighters in a Syrian border town and families trapped in two Shi`ite towns in northern Syria are expected to be evacuated on Monday in the second stage of a rare, UN-backed deal between warring sides in Syria`s war, sources close to negotiations said.

Jets believed to be Russian hit Syrian town near Turkish border: Monitor

 Warplanes believed to be Russian carried out several air strikes on a Syrian town near the Turkish border on Friday, a monitoring group said, one of several reported close to the boundary this week.

35 killed in strikes on Syria hospitals: MSF

A "significant increase" of air strikes on Syrian hospitals recently has killed at least 35 patients and medical staff and wounded 72, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Wednesday.

Syrian army launches operation, kills 60 militants

At least 60 armed militants were killed on Tuesday during the Syrian forces ground offensive in the northwestern province of Idlib, Xinhua reported.

40 Islamic State targets have been hit in new Syria strikes, says Russia

 Russian jets hit 40 Islamic State targets in new strikes in Syria over the past 24 hours, destroying several ammunition depots and training camps, the defence ministry said on Wednesday.

'Intense' new Russian strikes in Syria: Monitor

'Intense' new Russian strikes in Syria: Monitor

Planes "believed to be Russian" hit at least four locations in central Hama province.

Children among dead in Russian strikes on Syria: Monitor

Two children were among at least seven civilians killed in air strikes carried out by Russian warplanes in Syria's northwestern province of Idlib, a monitoring group said on Thursday, citing witnesses.

Insurgents killed 56 govt troops at captured air base: Syria monitor

A group tracking the Syrian war said on Saturday that Islamist insurgents shot dead 56 members of Syrian government forces in a mass execution at an air base captured from the army earlier this month in northwestern Syria.

Qaeda in Syria takes last regime base in Idlib

Al-Qaeda`s Syrian affiliate has seized control of the last military base held by the regime in the northwestern province of Idlib, a monitoring group said Wednesday.

Al Qaeda in Syria takes last regime base in Idlib: Monitor

 Al Qaeda`s Syrian affiliate has seized control of the last military base held by the regime in the northwestern province of Idlib, a monitoring group said Wednesday.

Shelling hits Syrian towns as ceasefire breaks down

Shelling resumed on Saturday in two government-held villages in northwest Syria and a rebel town near Damascus, state media and a monitor said, as a ceasefire for the areas collapsed.

Syria rebels rain rockets on Shiite villages: Monitor

Syria rebels rain rockets on Shiite villages: Monitor

Syrian rebels, including Al-Qaeda-affiliated fighters, have fired hundreds of rockets and mortar shells on two besieged Shiite-majority villages in the northwestern province of Idlib, a monitor said Tuesday.

31 rebels killed in Syria blast

 An explosion at a rebels` meeting in Syria`s northwestern province of Idlib killed 31 of them, a monitor group reported on Saturday.

Syria rebels take army centre in regime-held Aleppo: Monitor

Syria rebels take army centre in regime-held Aleppo: Monitor

 Syrian rebels have seized a strategic military centre in government-held western Aleppo city, as fierce battles rage between opposition and regime forces, a monitor said Saturday.

49 dead in Syria regime raid in Idlib province: Monitor

At least 49 civilians, including six children, were killed on Monday in Syrian government air strikes on a town in Idlib province in the country's northwest, a monitoring group said.

20 dead in Syria regime raid in Idlib province: Monitor

At least 20 civilians, including three children, were killed on Monday in Syrian government air strikes on a town in Idlib province in the northwest, a monitoring group said.

40 militants killed in Syria's Idlib province

 At least 40 militants affiliated with the Al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front were killed in a series of military offensives in Syria`s Idlib province, authorities said on Thursday.

Syria regime barrel bombs kill 37, including children: Monitor

 At least 37 people, including 10 children, were killed in government barrel bomb attacks in northern Syria on Wednesday, a monitoring group said.

Syria regime barrel bombs kill 24, including children: Monitor

At least 24 people, including eight children, were killed in government barrel bomb attacks in northern Syria on Wednesday, a monitoring group said.

Qaeda, allies take last regime-held city in Syria`s Idlib: monitor

A rebel coalition led by Al-Qaeda`s Syria franchise on Thursday seized Ariha, the last remaining government-held city in the north-western province of Idlib, a monitor said.