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The offensive in Aleppo shows little sign of slowing down.
Monitors say Syria's government and its Russian backers have stepped up air attacks on rebel-held parts of the city since the end of a ceasefire last week.
The Syrian military announced a new offensive against the city of Aleppo on Monday .
Aid convoys have reached some besieged areas of Syria where hundreds of thousands of civilians are trapped.
Embattled Syrian President Bashar al Assad has hit out at the US, saying it has no will to work with Russia to defeat ISIL and other groups seen as terrorist in…
An aid convoys which had been trying to reach a remote rebel-held area is hit in an airstrike - 18 of the 31 trucks are struck with many casualties reported, mostly drivers
A fragile ceasefire in Syria appears largely to be holding, but tensions are rising between its brokers.
In Syria, trucks carrying humanitarian aid to Aleppo are waiting for fighters to pull back from the Castello Road, the last remaining supply line to the city.
The Russia-US-brokered ceasefire which took effect across Syria from Monday night appears largely to be holding.
Aleppo shook to falling bombs right up to the very last minute before the ceasefire.
Hours before a US-Russian ceasefire deal was due to take effect, the Syrian president said the Syrian state was determined to recover all areas from terrorist…
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Operation Euphrates Shield will "continue decisively". A truce is due on Monday.
Video posted to social media shows rescuers searching through the debris of damaged buildings hit by airstrikes said to be in the town of Douma in Syria’s Damascus…
The main body representing Syrian opposition groups has set out its plan to end the war under which President al-Assad would step down after six months of talks.
People lounge around a hotel swimming pool as a singer entertains them… It is not the sort of scene you would expect to see in Aleppo, the divided city that has become the focus of fighting in Syria’s
Syrian civilians and opposition fighters have continued to evacuate Daraya for a second day.
It has long been suspected and now an official investigation reportedly concludes that government troops were behind two toxic gas attacks in Syria.
The Pentagon says US-led coalition aircraft have been scrambled in Syria to protect American special ground forces from attack by government jets.
There has been heavy fighting in Aleppo as Syrian government forces and rebels battle for control of the city.
US-backed forces battling ISIL near the Turkish border in northern Syria say they have launched a final assault to flush the remaining jihadists out of the city of Manbij.
Despite their differences, the foreign ministers of Turkey and Iran are pledging greater cooperation on trying to resolve the Syrian crisis – after meeting in…
The United Nations says it is talking to Russia about getting a longer halt to hostilities, to help the two million people trapped in the divided Syrian city of…
Syrian rebels have released video footage of a suspected chlorine gas attack in Syria.
Syrian rebel fighters, linked to jihadists, have begun a major assault on government-held areas of Aleppo.
Syrian state media reports dozens of families have begun to leave the besieged north-western city of Aleppo.
The Syrian government is to open humanitarian corridors to let civilians flee the besieged northern city of Aleppo, its ally Russia said on Thursday.