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Jan 26, 2016
Twin bomb blasts by Islamic State leave more than 20 people dead in SyriaMultiple bombing claimed by Islamic State targeted a government-run security checkpoint in the central Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday.
Oct 14, 2014
Syrian security officials 'fired' after school bombingThe Britain-based monitoring group said the firings came after residents took part in angry demonstrations over the deadly October 1 attack at a school that killed 48 children, most of them under the age of 12, and four adults.
Oct 02, 2014
Syria: 31 people, including children, killed in bomb blasts near schoolSeveral children were among the 31 people killed in a pair of blasts near a school in the central Syrian city of Homs, a Syrian official said.
Sep 23, 2014
4,00,000 Syrian Kurds will flee to Turkey: UNHCRThe United Nations refugee agency said on Tuesday that it was making contingency plans for all 4,00,000 inhabitants of the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobani to flee into Turkey to escape an advance of Islamist militants.
Sep 19, 2014
Five out of six World Heritage sites in Syria are significantly damaged: ExpertsIn war-torn Syria, five of six World Heritage sites now “exhibit significant damage” and some structures have been “reduced to rubble”, reveals new high-resolution satellite image analysis.
Sep 18, 2014
Islamic State militants seize 16 Kurdish villages in Syria: OfficialIslamic State fighters have seized 16 Kurdish villages in northern Syria in a major advance towards the city of Ayn al-Arab at the border with Turkey, a Kurdish military official and a group that tracks the civil war said on Thursday.
Sep 17, 2014
Airstrikes in central Syria kill 48, death toll expected to rise: MonitorAn American doctor who survived Ebola said there's no time to waste as President Barack Obama outlined his plan to ramp up the US response to the epidemic in West Africa.
Feb 11, 2014
A rush to evacuate as truce extended in Syria cityAid officials rushed to evacuate more women, children and elderly from rebel-held areas that have been blockaded by government troops for more than a year in Syria's third-largest city, Homs
Jan 28, 2014
UN food agency to deliver month's worth of rations to Hom, SyriaThe United Nations food agency is ready to deliver a month of rations to the Old City of Homs in Syria for 2,500 people once it gets a green light from all sides, a World Food Programme (WFP) spokeswoman said on Tuesday
Jan 27, 2014
No progress on aid convoys reaching besieged city: Syrian oppositionSyria's opposition says there has been no progress on aid convoys reaching a besieged city in central Syria and the release of prisoners from government jails.