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Mar 20, 2018
15 children, 2 women killed as air strike hits school in Syria's Ghouta; human rights group suspects Russian involvementAn air strike on a school in Syria's Eastern Ghouta late on Monday killed 15 children and two women who were using its basement as a bomb shelter, a monitor said
Jan 14, 2018
Syrian army seizes dozens of villages from jihadist fighters, says Human Rights monitorSyrian troops have recaptured dozens of towns and villages from jihadist fighters, a monitor said on Sunday, bringing them closer to a key military airport in the country's northwest.
Oct 14, 2017
Syrian forces, allies retake city of Mayadeen from Islamic State, kill 'large number of terrorists'Syrian troops and allied forces captured Mayadeen from the Islamic State group on Saturday, state media said, in the latest blow to the jihadist group
Dec 11, 2016
Russia says its air force helped Syrian troops repulse Islamic State attack on PalmyraRussia says its air force has helped Syrian troops repulse an Islamic State attack on the historic town of Palmyra.
Feb 16, 2016
At least 10 killed as missile hits children's hospital in Syria, dozens injuresOpposition activists say a missile has struck a children's hospital in a north Syrian town, killing at least 10 people and wounding dozens on Monday.
Oct 03, 2014
Syria: 23 soldiers killed in clashes with anti-govt rebelsAt least 23 troops in Syria were killed on Friday during clashes with anti-government rebels in the town of Deir al-Ades, south of Damascus.
Jan 07, 2014
Syria violence: Assad's troops kill 27 rebelsThe Syrian troops on Monday killed 27 rebels in the northwestern province of Idlib, as part of a series of "precise" operations by the army against rebel positions in Idlib and Aleppo provinces, media reported.
Nov 15, 2013
Syrian troops regain two rebel held towns in HomsThe troops recaptured the towns of Muhin and Hawariyen in the eastern countryside of Homs city, Xinhua reported citing the state-run SANA news agency. It added that the armed groups there had suffered grave losses.
Aug 13, 2013
Government forces have killed at least 18 rebels in SyriaThe Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Tuesday the fighting took place overnight near the town of Morek in Hama province.
Jul 27, 2013
Govt troops capture historic mosque in SyriaState TV quotes an unnamed military official as saying that troops took control Saturday of the 13th-century mosque of Khalid Ibn al-Walid in the heavily disputed northern neighborhood of Khaldiyeh.