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Sep 30, 2017
Air strike against jihadists kills 28 civilians in northwestern Syria, says UK-based watchdogAt least 28 civilians were killed in air strikes on northwestern Syria where a safe zone has been overshadowed by a bombing campaign against jihadists
Sep 10, 2017
Syria conflict: Islamic State holds 11,100 blank Syrian passports, says German reportGerman authorities believe the Islamic State group holds some 11,100 blank Syrian passports that can be completed with any individual's details.
Aug 13, 2017
Fall of Islamic State: Russia says Syrian government has doubled territory it controls in two monthsRussian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu says the Syrian government has increased the size of the territory under its control by 2 1/2 times in just two months.
Jul 27, 2017
Vladimir Putin signs Syria air force base deal, cementing Russia's presence there for half a centuryPresident Vladimir Putin has signed a law ratifying a deal with the Syrian government allowing Russia to keep its air base in Syria for almost half a century, official documents show.
Jun 14, 2017
US-led air strikes on Raqqa displaced 1,60,000 people: UN war crime investigatorsThe United States-led coalition air strikes on Raqqa has resulted in a “staggering loss” of civilian lives with as many as 1,60,000 people being internally displaced, United Nations war crime investigators said on Wednesday.
Apr 26, 2017
Russia says US airstrike on Syria damages prospects of peace settlementRussian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says the airstrike that the United States launched at a Syrian military base earlier this month damages the prospects of a political settlement for the war-torn country.
Mar 12, 2017
Bashar al-Assad questions US actions in Syria, calls American troops 'invaders'Syria's President Bashar al-Assad scoffed and questioned the US actions in Syria, terming as 'invaders'.
Feb 07, 2017
Syria military prison witnessed 13,000 'secret' hangings, says Amnesty reportAt least 13,000 opponents of Syrian President Bashar-al-Assad were secretly hanged in a government jail, where mass executions of upto 50 people at a time occur every week, the Amnesty International said in a report on Tuesday
Nov 21, 2016
Syrian family, pupils among dozens killed in Aleppo attacksHundreds of people have been killed since Tuesday in a concerted push by the government and its allies to quash resistance in the rebel-held eastern part of Aleppo to reestablish control over Syria's biggest pre-war city
Mar 27, 2016
Major win against IS: Syrian government reclaims historic city of Palmyra from DaeshSyrian government forces recaptured the famed ancient city of Palmyra on Sunday in a major symbolic victory over the Islamic State jihadist group, a military source said.