Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 04:35
Twelve people were killed, among them a child, in Syrian army shelling late Wednesday on Douma, a rebel-held town near Damascus, a monitoring group said.
Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 23:04
Islamic State fighters have seized a Syrian army base in the northern province of Raqa, killing scores of troops and beheading some of them, a monitoring group said Saturday.
Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 12:22
The growing power of the ultra-hardline Islamic State means the Syrian Army is now having to confront a group it has until now been reluctant to attack for political reasons.
Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 17:01
Israeli air raids overnight targeting Syrian military facilities killed at least 10 government troops, an activist group said today.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 22, 2014, 23:08
Syrian troops backed by fighters from Lebanon`s Hezbollah on Sunday launched an assault to oust rebels from the foothills of the Qalamun mountains north of the capital, state television said.
Last Updated: Friday, May 23, 2014, 01:35
Syria`s army broke a siege of Aleppo prison Thursday, cutting off a major rebel supply route, as Damascus allies China and Russia vetoed a bid to refer Syria to the International Criminal Court.
Last Updated: Sunday, May 18, 2014, 00:32
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.
Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 18:38
Syrian solders Monday recaptured a historic Christian town, north of the capital Damascus, the country`s official SANA news agency reported.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 15:57
Syria`s Army seized the rebel-held town of Rankus on Wednesday, state media reported citing a military source, as the regime extends its control over the strategic Qalamun region.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 16:29
The rebel Free Syrian Army has confirmed the appointment of its new chief, Brigadier General Abdel Ilah al-Bashir, after former head General Selim Idriss had initially refused to step down.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 00:58
The Syrian Army recaptured on Monday an Alawite village in central Hama province where rebels "massacred" civilians earlier this month, state news agency SANA said.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 21:41
Syria`s Army and rebels agreed a truce in the capital`s southern suburb of Babbila on Monday, the latest in a series of local ceasefires in Damascus flashpoints.
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