Conflict in Syria
The Syrian Democratic forces said they had seized ISIL-held Tabqa airbase.
The fighting has underscored the bleak prospects for a fresh round of UN-brokered peace talks that are underway in Geneva.
At least 11 people from Syria, including five children, are dead after their plastic boat sank off Turkey
Round five of the Geneva peace talks on Syria has begun with a warning from the war-torn nation’s chief negotiator.
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.
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
By Sacha Myers, Save the Children, Greece One year since the implementation of the EU-Turkey deal, more than 13,000 refugees and migrants remain
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.
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.
Hundreds more American soldiers join the battle against ISIL militants in Syria
President Putin has hosted the Israeli prime minister in Moscow to discuss 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.
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.
Delegates for the Syrian opposition at UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva have suggested the recapture of Palmyra is comical.
Russia and China vetoes ensure proposed UN sanctions against the Syrian government for using chemical weapons fail to pass.
At least 11 people have been killed by an airstrike in the Syrian rebel-held province of Idlib, activists say.