At least 33 people have been killed in an airstrike that hit a school sheltering displaced people near ISIL-held Raqqa, a monitor said.
Two days before new Syria peace talks, rebels and jihadist allies stormed a government-held area in northeast Damascus on Tuesday.
Syrian forces engaged in fierce fighting with rebels and jihadists on Sunday, responding to an onslaught with intense bombardments.
Eyewitnesses say rebels and their families have begun leaving their last bastion in the Syrian city. The Russian-backed deal with the government is expected to be among the largest evacuations of its
Syria's economy is crippled by six years of civil war and sanctions mean China is increasingly stepping in to supply the country.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports air strikes have hit a mosque in the rebel-held village of al-Jina in the northwest of the country.
At least 42 people have been killed and dozens wounded, when an air strike hit a mosque in the rebel-held village of al-Jina, near Aleppo in Syria.
Six years to the day since the start of Syria’s conflict, twin suicide attacks brought terror to Damascus on Wednesday.
The UN's OHCHR hears of 'torture, executions and unfair trials' in Syria, while a separate UN commission accuses the Syrian Air Force of war crimes.
There may be little left of this eastern Aleppo railway station, but trains are starting to return to the war-torn city after a break of five years.
2016 was the most violent year on record for children in Syria, says UNICEF, with brutality sharply increasing nationwide.
At least 46 people have been killed and 120 injured in a double suicide bombing in the Syrian capital.
Hundreds more American soldiers join the battle against ISIL militants in Syria
In Syria warplanes have bombed rebel-held towns east of Damascus, striking residential areas where less than 24 hours earlier Russia declared a ceasefire.
Youngsters living in the war-torn country are self-harming, taking drugs and attempting suicide to escape the horrors they have endured after six years of conflict, according to a new report by Save t
Palmyra has been re-taken from ISIL, but booby traps left by the Islamist militants means residents have been reluctant to return.
Turkey's military chief-of-staff is meeting his US and Russian counterparts in the southern Turkish province of Antalya. Regional security, notably in northern Syria, is top of the agenda.
We are seeing a mental health crisis among Syrian children and if we do not act now, it will be very difficult to undo the damage done.
US-backed militias operating in the country say they have cut the road between the jihadist-held city of Raqqa and militant strongholds in Deir al-Zoor province.
The UN's Syria envoy said the inconclusive talks ended on a more positive note than previous rounds.
The UN outlines the agenda for the next round of Geneva peace talks on Syria after eight days of discussions produced little progress.
Russia’s Defence Ministry claims its forces played a decisive role in the recapture of Palmyra.
Delegates for the Syrian opposition at UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva have suggested the recapture of Palmyra is comical.
At least 11 people have been killed by an airstrike in the Syrian rebel-held province of Idlib, activists say.
Air strikes have been carried out on rebel-held areas across Syria.