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Syrian army sends reinforcements to Hama province

Syrian army sends reinforcements to Hama province

The Syrian army is sending reinforcements to face a major rebel offensive in Hama province, a Syrian military source told Reuters on Wednesday, as insurgents pressed an attack in a western area critically important to President Bashar al-Assad.Bashar al-Assad.

Syrian army says it shot down Israeli jet

Syria`s army high command said in a statement on Friday.

Syrian Army announces recapture of Palmyra from Islamic State

The Syrian Army said on Thursday it had recaptured the ancient city of Palmyra from Islamic State for the second time in a year, with help from allied forces and Russian warplanes.

Syrian army captures Palmyra's ancient citadel

The Syrian Army captured the historic citadel of the country's ancient oasis city of Palmyra on Wednesday, after battles with the Islamic State, a military source told Xinhua.

Syrian Army retakes key gas field from ISIS

The Syrian Army has captured the Hayan gas field in central province of Homs following battles with the Islamic State (IS) militants, the media reported on Tuesday.

Syrian army chips away at ISIS on several fronts

Syrian troops and allied militia on Sunday chipped away at territory held by Islamic State jihadists on several fronts across the country, state media and a monitoring group said.

Syrian army retakes key rebel area near Damascus

The Syrian army said on Sunday that it had recaptured a flashpoint area from rebels near Damascus that supplies water to the capital.

Syria army, opposition announce nationwide truce

Syria army, opposition announce nationwide truce

Earlier, Russia`s President Vladimir Putin announced the deal, saying the Syrian regime and "main forces of the armed opposition" had signed on.

21 civilians 'executed' by rebels in Aleppo

21 civilians 'executed' by rebels in Aleppo

"The bodies were found in prisons run by the terrorist groups in Sukkari and al-Kalasseh, and they were found to have been executed by gunshot at very close range," Aleppo's forensic unit Zaher Hajjo said.

Syrian army, civilians reclaim ruined Aleppo streets

Syrian troops strengthened their hold over Aleppo on Friday after retaking full control of the city, as residents anxious to return to their homes moved through its ruined streets.

Aleppo evacuation suspended amid dispute over villages, rescue of wounded people

Aleppo evacuation suspended amid dispute over villages, rescue of wounded people

The rescue work was suspended after the militias demanded the evacuation of wounded people from two Shi'ite villages besieged by rebel fighters.

Aleppo ceasefire: Evacuation may be delayed until Thursday

Aleppo ceasefire: Evacuation may be delayed until Thursday

Rebel sources said the ceasefire remained in place despite the delay in the evacuation plan.

Syrian army says it could declare control of East Aleppo ''at any moment''

Syrian army says it could declare control of East Aleppo ''at any moment''

"The army continues to advance towards ... Sukkari, what remains of Seif al-Dawla, part of al-Amiriya and Tel al-Zarazir," a military spokesman told Reuters during a tour of recaptured parts of Aleppo.

Syrian government forces press attack in east Aleppo, Syria

The Syrian army pressed an offensive in Aleppo on Friday with ground fighting and air strikes in an operation to retake all of the city`s rebel-held east that would bring victory in the civil war closer for President Bashar al-Assad.

UN calls for Aleppo evacuation plan; Syrian Army advances

UN calls for Aleppo evacuation plan; Syrian Army advances

The United States and Russia must broker an evacuation from east Aleppo, UN Syria humanitarian adviser Jan Egeland said on Thursday.

Syria regime takes two more rebel districts in Aleppo

Syria regime takes two more rebel districts in Aleppo

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that nearly 1,700 civilians had fled to government-held parts of western Aleppo and another 2,500 to the Kurdish-controlled northern district of Sheikh Maksoud.

Syrian troops capture east Aleppo neighbourhood from rebels

Syrian troops capture east Aleppo neighbourhood from rebels

The army said troops "have seized full control" of the eastern district in Syria's largest city.

Syria regime steps up fierce Aleppo assault

Syria regime steps up fierce Aleppo assault

Streets were deserted and residents took refuge indoors as the government unleashed a fourth straight day of bombardment on opposition-held parts of Aleppo.

UN to begin evacuations from Aleppo if truce holds

The United Nations hopes to carry out the first medical evacuations from Aleppo on Friday, if a "humanitarian pause" in the Syrian army`s Russian-backed assault on the city holds.

Syria's Assad says taking Aleppo from rebels key to pushing ''terrorists'' back to Turkey

Syria`s President Bashar al-Assad said on Friday that the Syrian army`s capture of Aleppo, which has come under renewed bombardment in an effort to seize its rebel-held sector, would be "a very important springboard" to pushing "terrorists" back to Turkey.