Syria: Death toll drops after truceMore than 360 civilians killed during first month of an Syria ceasefire, the lowest monthly toll in four years.
ISIS commander Shishani is 'clinically dead'Monitor reveals ISIS's 'most senior military commander' has been kept alive by machines ever since US airstrike found its mark.
ISIS 'defense secretary' survived Syria airstrikeTop ISIS commander Omar al-Shishani was seriously injured but not killed in American strike in northeastern Syria, says monitoring group.
It worked? 24 civilians dead in Syria ceasefireMonitor records 'huge drop' in deaths, with 24 dead in 5 days - well below the average death toll for a single day.
Russia pummels Syrian rebels before ceasefireMonitor warns Russia conducting 'more intense than usual' wave of strikes, including on moderate opposition targets, to 'score points.'
Report: Israel attacks military outposts in SyriaSyrian Observatory for Human Rights says Israel struck military outposts near Damascus. Syrian source denies.
Suspected Russian attacks kill 10 Syrian civiliansAir strikes in ISIS-held village kill 10 civilians, including three children.
ISIS jihadi executes his motherISIS fighter publicly executes his mother after she 'incited' him to quit ISIS.
Confirmed: Iran's terror commander was woundedMonitoring group and security source on the ground reveal reports on Qassem Soleimani are true, but he was lightly, not seriously, wounded.
Suspected Russian strikes kill 23 Syrian civiliansSuspected Russian airstrikes against Syrian rebels kill 23 civilians.
Monitor confirms airstrikes near Israeli borderSyrian Observatory for Human Rights notes this is first time Russian planes have carried out strikes in southern Daraa province.
Russia slams 'info war' on hospital bombing reportDeputy defense minister demands Western military attaches confirm or refute reports of mass civilian casualties and hospital bombings.
Airstrikes Kill 40 ISIS Jihadists in SyriaAirstrikes on an ISIS convoy kill at least 40 jihadists in central Syria.
Syria Death Toll Tops a Quarter MillionStaggering death toll of civil war includes at least 74,426 civilians, and among them 12,517 children and 8,062 women.
Barrell Bombs Kill 11 in ISIS Town in SyriaThree children were among 11 civilians killed by a regime attack on an ISIS-held town in northern Syria.
ISIS Hackers Take Down Human Rights Monitor SiteHackers claiming affiliation with Islamic State threatened and took down website of Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Syria, Hezbollah Retake Town on Lebanese BorderZabadani was the last rebel-held town on the Lebanese border.
Four Syrian Hospitals Shut Down After Regime RaidIntensive government airstrikes in southern Syria which killed at least 18 have also forced the closure of four hospitals.
Islamic State Making Gains Across SyriaISIS terrorists have re-entered battleground town Kobane on Thursday and also overrun two southern districts in provincial capital Hasakeh.
Over 230,000 Killed in Syria Since 2011Syrian Observatory for Human Rights estimates the death count could be far higher due to a bevy of inconclusive disappearances.
Rebels Advance on Regime in Northwest SyriaSyrian NGO points once again to rebel pushback as Assad's army falls in Muhambel.
ISIS Advances on Key Syrian Provincial CapitalIslamic State poised to take Hasakeh Friday; if successful, would mark second provincial capital taken by jihadists.
May Was the Deadliest Month of 2015 in SyriaSyrian Observatory for Human Rights says at least 6,657 people were killed in Syria in May.
NGO, Opposition Urge Probe of Deaths in Syria RaidA monitor and Syria's opposition call for probe of coalition airstrike that allegedly killed 64 civilians in northern Syria.
US Strikes Miss ISIS, Kill 52 Syrian CiviliansObserver group says US strikes hit town without any terrorists in it, killing 7 children, although more are still trapped in the rubble.
Assad Continues Binge of Barrel Bombing in Idlib24 people killed in regime airstrikes, including crude barrel bomb on shelter that killed 12, two of them children.
Prisoner Swap - Syrian StyleJaish al-Mujahideen commander who accidently entered regime territory goes free in exchange for 10 children and 15 women from Shi'ite towns.
15 Bodies Found in IdlibBodies of at least 15 people found in Idlib after Al-Nusra front takeover, believed to have been executed by Syrian regime.
ISIS 'Flaunts' its Child Soldier BrigadesISIS has already trained over 400 kids to be jihadists in 2015 alone, with all-child battle units to gather intel, go on suicide missions.
Rebel Aleppo Strike 'Mimics Ruthlessness of Assad'HRW criticizes 'indiscriminate' attack on civilians after over 12 killed in missile bombardment in divided Syrian city.
US-led Strikes in Syria Kill Over 1,600Strikes targeting ISIS have killed many in five months, mostly ISIS and Al-Qaeda affiliate jihadists, in expanding war on ISIS.
Rebels Hit Assad Clan's Hometown for First TimeCar bomb hits Qardaha hospital days after Assad's troops execute 48 including 10 children in northern village.
Syrian Army Cutting Aleppo Rebel Supply LineAssad's regime forces have taken two villages from rebel control and are looking to cut off a key highway between Aleppo and Turkey.
Snow Slows Hezbollah Advance Towards Golan HeightsFighting rages as Hezbollah approaches Israeli territory in Syria fighting for Assad, but stormy weather slows the terrorists down.
Kurds Seize Back Villages Around KobaneSyrian Kurdish fighters have recaptured a third of villages around Kobane from Islamic State terrorists.
Damascus: Regime Airstrikes Kill 82 PeopleOver 60 airstrikes from Assad's forces on the Syrian capital mark the deadliest onslaught since November, watchdog group says.
Kurds 'Expel ISIS' from Strategic KobaneAfter over four months of grueling fighting, ISIS suffers major setback in Kurdish Syrian border town.
ISIS Executes 17 Men in SyriaExecutions in 'revenge' for executions of other jihadists, alleged treason against ISIS in terror group's Raqqah headquarters.
Over 76,000 Reported Killed in Syria in 2014Among the dead in the civil war: nearly 18,000 civilians, among them 3,500 children.
ISIS Executes Nearly 2,000 in Syria in Six MonthsSyrian monitoring organization says ISIS has killed 1,878 people in Syria over the past six months.
ISIS Training Jets, US Reportedly Trains RebelsIraqi pilots teaching ISIS to fly MiG's captured in Syria; reports indicate US training 'Middle Eastern' pilots in Arizona to bomb Syria.
Double Standards? US Airstrikes Hitting CiviliansAfter slamming Israel for bombing Hamas, US strikes make Syrian fuel prices skyrocket; group says strike on civilians may be 'war crime.'
Syria: 42 Children Die in 36 HoursAt least 42 children killed in government air strikes and shelling across Syria, says British-based NGO.
Islamic State Slaughters, the World is SilentJihadists kill 700 tribesmen in Syria over the course of two weeks, massacre 400 Yazidis in north Iraq in two days.
Barrel Bombs Have Killed Nearly 2,000 in AleppoMonitoring group says five months of air raids on Aleppo have killed nearly 2,000 civilians, more than a quarter of them children.
Syria Death Toll Tops 160,000 and CountingThe death toll in Syria’s three-year conflict has exceeded 160,000 and no end is in sight, says an activist group.
Syria Death Toll Tops 150,000, Says WatchdogSyrian Observatory for Human Rights says it documented the deaths of 150,344 people in the three-year-old civil war.
Hezbollah Suffers Severe Losses in Syria120 Hezbollah fighters reported dead in the last several weeks of fighting over rebel-held town Yabroud.
Syria Death Toll Tops 130,000More than 130,000 people have been killed since the beginning of the conflict in Syria, new tally finds.
Syria: Aleppo Death Toll Tops 100Syrian aircraft pound rebel-held areas of Aleppo for a third day, with hospitals reporting that more than 100 people have been killed.
Syria Death Toll Tops 115,000At least 115,206 people have been killed in Syria's devastating 30-month conflict, says a human rights group.
Explosions Rock Ammunition Depots in SyriaExplosions rocked several army ammunition depots in Latakia, possibly after they were targeted with rockets.
Teen Executed by Islamists for Blasphemy in AleppoThe Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports Islamist rebels in Aleppo executed a 15-year-old in front of his parents for blasphemy.
NGO: Death Toll in Syria Conflict is 94,000More than 94,000 people have been killed in more than two years in Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says.
Lebanon Struck by Syrian ShellingResidents in eastern Lebanon raced for cover on Saturday as the border town of Hermel was hit by shelling from Syria.
Report: Assad Palace Hit by Mortar FireArab media are reporting that rebel forces have shelled the palace of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus.
Syrian Rebels Seize Part of Military Air BaseSyrian rebels captured part of the Abu Zhuhoor military air base in northern Idlib on Saturday, and attacked a military airport in Aleppo.