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Jul 28, 2019
Syria’s US-protected Rukhban camp dwindles as Russia blocks supplies amid ongoing Moscow-Washington tussleThe population of Rukban camp in a US-protected desert zone in southeast Syria has dwindled to a quarter. The fate of the camp and its residents, highlights the tussle for influence in the region between Russia and the United States. 'The situation is very, very bad and food supplies are not available', said Mahmoud al Humeili, a prominent local figure in the camp who fled Homs.
Jul 05, 2018
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi's son killed fighting govt forces in Syria’s Homs, claims Islamic StateThe Islamic State news channel claimed on 3 June that the son on their chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in Syria's Homs
Apr 17, 2018
Syria's air defences confront new 'aggression', shoot down missiles in Homs region, says state mediaSyria's state-run media reported that the country's air defenses confronted a new "aggression," shooting down missiles over the central region of Homs early on Tuesday.
Oct 01, 2017
Islamic State seizes Al-Qaryatain town in central Syria in surprise attack, shows monitorThe Islamic State group on Sunday seized a town in central Syria known as a symbol of religious coexistence in a surprise attack against regime forces, a monitor said.
Sep 21, 2017
Syria conflict: 22 civilians killed in air strikes in Idlib, Hama provinces in 48 hours, says human rights monitorAt least 22 civilians have been killed in 48 hours of heavy air strikes by Syria's regime and its ally Russia in northwestern Syria
Aug 13, 2017
Syria conflict: Russia-backed operation kills 25 Islamic State militants, says human rights monitorA commando operation backed by Russian warplanes and helicopters has killed 25 members of the Islamic State jihadist group in central Syria.
Aug 03, 2017
Russia says truce reached in Syria's Homs province after safe zone agreementSyrian regime forces and "moderate" rebels will cease fire in northern parts of Homs province on Thursday after Russia struck a deal.
Jun 30, 2017
Syria conflict: Nearly half a million displaced Syrians return home, says UN reportThe agency said it had seen "a notable trend of spontaneous returns to and within Syria in 2017."
Jun 29, 2017
Islamic State has lost 60% of territory, 80% revenue since its inception in 2014: AnalystsIn January 2015, Islamic State jihadists controlled about 90,800 square kilometres, but by June 2017, that number dropped to 36,200, said IHS Markit.
May 23, 2017
Explosions in Syria's Damascus and Homs kill four, injure over two dozen; Islamic State claims responsibilityAn explosion claimed by the Islamic State (IS) group in the central Syrian city of Homs on Tuesday killed at least four people and wounded more than two dozen, Syria's state media and the militant group reported.