54 rebels killed in Syria

Syrian government troops Monday killed at least 54 rebels in separate security operations across the country, the state media reported.

31 killed in Syrian air strikes

A total of 31 radical fighters were killed as the Syrian air force Sunday struck positions of the Islamic State (IS) militants in the country`s Raqqa province.

Syria regime raining death on Aleppo: HRW

Syrian regime forces are raining death on Aleppo, killing hundreds of people in air strikes that were either "criminally" indiscriminate or "deliberately" aimed at civilians, a rights group said on Saturday.

Rebels kill Syrian Air Force general

A senior Syrian Air Force general, Mahmoud al-Khalidi was shot dead by the rebels in a Damascus suburb, as per state television reports quoted by the BBC.