Syrian rebels blew up a tunnel packed with explosives in the northern city of Aleppo killing at least 20 pro-government fighters, activists and rebels has said.
Syrian Army has taken full control of a highway connecting Damascus to the coast which is needed to ship out chemical weapons from the country for destruction.
Syrian forces went on the offensive on Saturday against rebels positioned along a major highway linking the capital with the coast, rebels said, a strategic road that is likely to be used to extract chemical weapons from the country.
A Turkish cameraman captured by Syrian forces while covering fighting in the city of Aleppo in August has been released and would return to Turkey.
Government forces stormed a rebel-held town outside Damascus after days of fierce fighting, killing dozens of people including at least 31 fighters.
Syrian government troops have stormed the rebel-held city of Aleppo using tanks and armoured vehicles.
Eighty-five Syrian soldiers, including an artillery general and 14 lower-ranked officers, have defected and fled to Turkey.
Turkey warned of possible military retaliation if Syrian forces approach near its southern border.
Troops and militiamen loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad moved into a residential district of Homs.
Thousands of Syrian protesters appealed for international help in the face of a bloody government crackdown.
The United States imposed an oil embargo on Syria on Thursday in protest against Assad`s crackdown.
At least 1,700 civilians have been killed since uprising against Syrian Prez`s rule began in March.
The plight of Hama has prompted many Syrians to stage solidarity marches since the start of Ramadan.
Assad`s regime swept through several cities and towns to crush a pro-democracy uprising.
Syrian Army forces spread through a mountainous area near the Turkish border.
Security forces backed by tanks have laid siege to Rastan, a town of 60,000.
The deaths signalled no let-up from Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
At least 61 people have been killed in 10 days of anti-government protests .
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