Syrian Arab Red Crescent

Gunmen open fire on Syria aid convoy, no casualties reported

Syria's state news agency SANA says opposition gunmen have opened fire on aid vehicles in the besieged rebel-held town of Madaya, near the capital Damascus, but no casualties were reported.

Feb 10, 2016, 18:22 PM IST

Insurgents shell Russian embassy in Syria during rally

Insurgents fired two shells at the Russian embassy in the Syrian capital on Tuesday.

Oct 13, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Mortar shelling kills eight in Damascus suburbs

At least eight people were killed and 15 others wounded in a mortar shelling on suburbs of Syria`s capital of Damascus Tuesday evening, the pro-government Sama TV reported.

Mar 19, 2014, 02:35 AM IST

Over 350,000 families displaced in Syria

There are 350,177 internally displaced families living in shelters inside the country, the Syrian social affairs ministry has revealed.

Mar 04, 2014, 04:41 AM IST

Syria allows aid into 2 contested areas

The Syrian government allowed supplies to enter two contested front-line areas near the capital, a relief official said today.

Jan 17, 2014, 05:13 AM IST