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Aug 22, 2018
In video shared online, Syria al Qaeda leader Abu Mohammed al-Golani vows to continue fight in Idlib provinceHis comments came as Syria government forces have been sending reinforcements into Idlib, in the country's northwest along the border with Turkey.
Aug 06, 2018
Syrian govt forces bomb southern Badiya desert to draw out Islamic State jihadists, says Syrian Observatory for Human RightsSyrian regime forces bombed the southern Badiya desert on Monday to draw out Islamic State jihadists according to the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights
Aug 06, 2018
Islamic State executes one of its dozen hostages captured from Syria's Sweida; killing prompts SDF to negotiate peaceIslamic State executed one of its dozen hostages captured from Sweida. This has prompted SDF to offer negotiations
Jul 26, 2018
Toll rises to 250 in Islamic State attacks in Syria's Sweida; 135 civilians among those killed in worst bloodshed since civil war beganWednesday's attacks hit Sweida, a Druze-majority province mostly held by the government which had remained relatively insulated from the country's seven-year civil war. The death toll climbed steadily throughout the day and into the night, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group
Jul 25, 2018
More than 150 killed in Islamic State attacks in Syria's Sweida; 'soldiers of the caliphate' set off blasts, shoot civilians in homesMore than 350,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since Syria's war started in 2011 with the brutal repression of anti-government protests.
Jun 25, 2018
Syrian conflict: Air strike launched by Russia kills five, damages two hospitals in rebel-held parts of DaraaRussian air strikes on Syria's Daraa killed five and demolished two hospitals. Russia attacked after brokering a year-long ceasefire deal
Jun 23, 2018
UN Secretary-General António Guterres calls for end to fighting in Southwest Syria, renewed ceasefire arrangementsUN Secretary-General has called for an to fighting in southwest Syria and a return to ceasefire arrangements agreed by Russia, the United States and Jordan
Jun 08, 2018
Islamic State attacks kill 22 pro-regime fighters, including 9 Iranian soldiers, in south Syria, claims reportIslamic State group jihadists on Thursday killed 22 pro-regime fighters including 11 soldiers among them two officers, in surprise attacks in southern Syria, a monitor said.