A peaceful uprising against the president of Syria almost eight years ago turned into a full-scale civil war. The conflict has left more than 360,000…View More Why is there a war in Syria?
BEIRUT — Multiple Airstrikes hit a busy market in a rebel-controlled town in northwestern Syria on Monday, killing at least 27 people and turning several…View More At least 27 killed by airstrikes in rebel-controlled Syrian town
DAMASCUS (DPA) – At least 190 bodies have been recovered from a mass grave in northern Syria where Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS)…View More Mass grave found in ISIS's former stronghold in Syria
Four civilians were killed and 21 injured in Israeli missile strikes near the Syrian cities of Damascus and Homs, Syrian state media said. The Syrian…View More Syria says four killed by Israeli air strike
GENEVA (Reuters) – U.N. human rights chief Michelle Bachelet said on Monday that 55,000 captured Islamic State fighters, including foreigners, and their families detained in…View More U.N.'s Bachelet says 55,000 linked to IS in Syria, Iraq should be tried or freed
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia has rescued the children and grandchildren of two dead Islamic State fighters from a Syrian refugee camp and will resettle them…View More Australia rescues children of dead Islamic State fighters from Syria
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres appealed to Russia and Turkey on Tuesday “to stabilize the situation without delay” in northwest Syria. “I…View More U.N. chief urges Russia, Turkey to stabilize Syria's Idlib 'without delay'
BEIRUT — A Syrian soccer star who became a symbol of the rebellion against President Bashar al-Assad has died after being wounded in a battle…View More Syrian Soccer Star, Symbol of Revolt, Dies After Battle
GENEVA (REUTERS) – Fighters have set fire to thousands of acres of wheat and other crops in north-west Syria in a campaign that has turned…View More Syrian fighters burning crops, using food as weapon of war: UN
BEIRUT/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – The Israeli military said its aircraft struck Syrian army targets on Sunday after rockets were fired at the Golan Heights, and Syria’s…View More Israel strikes Syria after rockets fired at Golan
LONDON (AFP) – A British journalist working for Sky News reported on Thursday (May 23) that her team was deliberately shelled by Syrian forces, while…View More UK journalists 'shelled' by Syrian forces
ATMEH, Syria (Reuters) – Camped on the Turkish border to escape bombardment by Russian and Syrian government forces, many displaced Syrians are angry and frustrated…View More Syrians displaced in the northwest call on Turkey to open border
Transition year students from Monaghan are calling on the Government to reunite a fellow student with her family that are trapped in Syria. A petition,…View More 'They don't deserve to suffer like this' – students petition for classmate from Syria to be reunited with family
BEIRUT/ANKARA (Reuters) – Syrian government forces and their Russian allies pounded the rebel-held northwest of Syria with air strikes on Saturday, sources in the area…View More Damascus presses Idlib attack, artillery hits Turkish position