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Mar 19, 2017
Syria: Fierce clashes in Damascus after surprise assault from rebelsBeirut: Heavy clashes rocked eastern districts of the Syrian capital on Sunday after rebels and jihadists launched a surprise assault on regime forces there, a monitor and state television said.
Mar 15, 2017
Syria: Suicide bomber rips apart Damascus court killing 25A suicide bomber on Wednesday attacked a courthouse in the centre of the Syrian capital, killing at least 25 people and wounding others, state media reported.
Mar 11, 2017
Syria attack: Twin bombings kill 44 in Damascus Old CityTwin bombs killed 44 people in the Old City of Damascus on Saturday, a monitoring group said, in one of the bloodiest attacks in the heart of the Syrian capital.
Feb 24, 2017
UN Security Council likely to vote next week on Syria sanctions on use of chemical weaponsThe UN Security Council is likely to vote next week on a draft resolution that would slap sanctions on Syria over the use of chemical weapons, but Russia is almost certain to veto the measure, diplomats said Thursday.
Feb 10, 2017
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad dismisses Amnesty report alleging mass executions in Damascus prisonSyrian President Bashar al-Assad dismissed a report by Amnesty International accusing the authorities of hanging up to 13,000 people over five years in a government prison.
Jan 13, 2017
Syria accuses Israel of firing rockets that hit near airport west of DamascusOn Friday, Syria accused Israel of firing rockets that hit near a major military airport west of Damascus, triggering a fire, and warned Tel Aviv of repercussions without specifying whether it would retaliate for the attack, the third such incident recently according to the Syrian government.
Jan 08, 2017
Massive tanker bomb rips through Syria border town killing 48A massive tanker truck bomb ripped through a market by a courthouse in the rebel-held Syrian town of Azaz on Saturday, killing 48 people and wounding dozens near the Turkish border.
Jan 03, 2017
Syrian army advances as rebels put peace talks on holdSyria's ceasefire appeared under threat as government forces intensified their attacks near Damascus and around 10 rebel groups said they were suspending talks about planned peace negotiations this month.
Dec 17, 2016
Thousands camp out in Aleppo desperate for resumption of evacuationThousands of civilians spent the night in bombed out apartment blocks in rebel Aleppo in desperate hope of a resumption of organised evacuations on Saturday, an AFP correspondent reported.
Dec 15, 2016
Syria: Efforts to evacuate last rebel-held areas in Aleppo underwayEfforts to evacuate the last rebel-held areas of Syria's Aleppo were underway on Thursday, with opposition fighters and civilians preparing to leave the city after years of fighting.