Syrian capital

All Syrian sides confirm will attend peace talks: United Nations

Syrian government and rebel delegations have confirmed their attendance at peace talks set to resume in Geneva this week, the United Nations said on today, despite renewed fighting around Damascus.

Mar 21, 2017, 17:37 PM IST
Nine dead in ISIS Damascus car bombing: Monitor

Nine dead in ISIS Damascus car bombing: Monitor

A suicide car bombing killed nine people Tuesday at a police officer`s club in the Syrian capital, a monitor said, in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

Feb 09, 2016, 18:58 PM IST

Clashes near Syrian capital, Aleppo airport closed

Syrian troops and rebels fought in suburbs of Damascus as well as near Aleppo`s airport.

Jan 01, 2013, 22:28 PM IST

Mortar shell slams clinic in Syrian capital

Armed men fired a mortar shell that landed on a private clinic in the Syrian capital of Damascus Saturday evening.

Nov 10, 2012, 23:29 PM IST

Blast in Damascus kills judge

The blast came just hours after four mortar shells struck the Al-Mazzeh 86 district in Damascus causing material damage and injuring a few people.

Nov 07, 2012, 19:50 PM IST

Car bomb explodes near police HQ in Syrian capital

A car bomb exploded on Sunday near the police headquarters in central Damascus, killing at least one.

Oct 08, 2012, 11:08 AM IST