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Elite government forces backed by Hezbollah converged Tuesday on the north Syrian city of Aleppo as rebels bolstered their own fighters in readiness for a major showdown, a monitor said.
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Syrian troops and armed rebels in a central Syrian district have agreed on a truce during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, media reported Friday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 20:09
President Barack Obama vowed Wednesday to increase US support for the rebels fighting Bashar al-Assad`s Syrian regime and to help them confront their extremist rivals.
Last Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014, 15:56
Syrian regime troops retook the ancient Christian town of Maalula on Monday, a day after President Bashar al-Assad said the conflict was turning in his government`s favour.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 07:48
At least 45 rebel fighters were killed Thursday in Syria`s central province of Homs, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reportedly said.
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Syrian troops backed by pro-regime militia killed at least 15 people in a Sunni village in the central province of Hama, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Last Updated: Monday, July 16, 2012, 18:23
Activists say opposition fighters are clashing with Syrian government forces in the capital Damascus for a second day.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 18, 2012, 16:27
Activists say Syrian government forces are pounding a rebel stronghold with mortar fire, violating week-old cease-fire.
Last Updated: Monday, April 02, 2012, 21:33
Sergey Lavrov`s statement appeared to reflect Moscow`s increasing impatience with Syrian ruler Bashar Assad.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 21:40
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad
on Tuesday announced a May 7 parliamentary election, even as
Last Updated: Friday, August 12, 2011, 00:26
The Syrian Army shot dead 11 people in a western town near the Lebanese border Thursday and stormed a northwestern town near Turkey`s border, activists said.
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