Syria

INSIGHT: Aleppo will eventually fall, but Syrian war will go on

    It may take weeks or months, but Aleppo is likely to fall to Syrian government forces backed by Russian air power and the most lethal bombardment in nearly

Syrian refugees could become Turkish citizens: Erdogan

"We are going to help our Syrian friends in offering them the chance, if they want it, to acquire Turkish nationality." Syrian refugees living in Turkey could eventually be granted

VIDEO: Insane battle footage shows major Jabhat al-Nusra offensive in rural Aleppo

Yesterday, Islamist insurgents led by Jabhat al-Nusra (Syrian al-Qaeda group) captured the village of al-Qarassi in southern Aleppo after amassing a handful of armored vehicles and dozens of fighters to

Islamist rebels in Syria’s Homs declare new battle against Syrian Army

Radical militants in Homs northern countryside officially announced a new counter-offensive against the Syrian Army and allied forces holed up in al-Zara village. A statement was made by the joint

Syrian Army turns the tables on ISIS in Deir Ezzor – Map update

Yesterday, government troops retook the Industrial District from ISIS fighters who had attempted to advance towards Deir Ezzor Airbase from the northern flank. Meanwhile, another major battle took place at

ISIS in trouble as Syrian Army strikes far east of Palmyra & Qaryatayn – Map update

Over the past 40 days, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has conducted a massive offensive in eastern Homs which effectively had government troops wrestle the cities of Palmyra and Qaryatayn

Syrian Air Force kills 8 Al-Qaeda leaders in rural Idlib

The Syrian Arab Air Force (SAAF) reportedly carried out a series of airstrikes above the Idlib Governorate over the last 24 hours, targeting a Jabhat Al-Nusra (Syrian Al-Qaeda group) and

$100m from World Bank to create 100,000 jobs in Jordan

Jordan will get a $100 million loan to help create 100,000 jobs for Syrian refugees and its own citizens, the World Bank president said on Sunday. The long-term loan, almost

Syrian Army, Daesh Engaged in Fierce Battles in Palmyra

Fierce fighting between the Syrian government troops and militants of the Islamic State group is taking place in almost all districts of the city of Syrian city of Palmyra, a

Syrian refugees denied critical healthcare in Jordan: Amnesty

LONDON — Syrian refugees in Jordan are finding it very difficult to get medical care because of Jordanian fees and bureaucracy, and shrinking humanitarian financial support, rights group Amnesty International said