Two-Day Ceasefire in Three Syrian TownsFor the second time in two weeks, warring sides agree to a 48-hour ceasefire in the town of Zabadani and two Shiite villages in Idlib.
UN Envoy Condemns Syria Barrel Bomb SlaughterSyria envoy Staffan de Mistura calls for condemnation as regime bombards civilians in areas seized by rebels, killing scores.
Regime Bombs Kill 20 Civilians in Syria's IdlibBritish foreign secretary condemns Assad regime's 'indiscriminate killing' after roughly 100 killed in two raids.
Syrian Army in Retreat against Rebels in IdlibLast regime-held city taken by rebels in just a few hours as troops turn tail and run; Assad regime's manpower critically low.
Al Qaeda Captures Last Syrian Regime City in IdlibRebel coalition begins lightning conquest of last city in Idlib province on Turkish border still held by government.
Al Qaeda Conquers Regime-Held Hospital HoldoutAfter days of intense fighting Nusra Front captures hospital where senior troops and bureaucrats were holed up.
Rebels Seize Last Military Base in Syria's IdlibAl-Mastumah falls after regime forces retreat in face of advancing Islamist rebels; Idlib now almost entirely under rebel control.
Activists Report of Chlorine Attack in IdlibSyrian activists says several dozen people injured in chemical attacks in the northwestern province of Idlib.
Syrian Army Preempts Rebel Attack on Assad BastionRegime forces in Latakia attack rebel positions in attempt to block rebel assault from recently-captured Idlib.
Regime Troops Trapped in Hospital as Assad FlailsAl-Qaeda affiliate keeps gaining ground on Syrian army, as regime has lost almost entire province bordering Turkey.
Syrian Islamist Rebels Score Another Key VictoryHeavy weapons seized in Idlib's Al-Qarmid base, as Al Qaeda-led Islamist 'Army of Conquest' continues to make gains in the north.
Syria: Jihadists Take Key Regime StrongholdJihadists seize Jisr al-Shughur, last major city under regime control in Idlib; now closer than ever to regime heartland Latakia.
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.
Syria: Islamists Kidnap 300 Kurdish CiviliansAl-Nusra Front may be responsible for mass kidnapping in Idlib.
Al Qaeda, Allies Advance on Key Syrian Army BaseIslamist rebels including Nusra Front launch attack on Mastuma base in Idlib one week after capturing provincial capital.
Assad Finally Losing His Grip on Syria?Syrian regime suffering major losses, which experts say show its utter reliance on Iran and susceptibility to influence of its neighbors.
Syrian Troops Regroup After Islamists Take IdlibSyrian government forces regroup outside Idlib, which was taken by an Islamist coalition, including the Al-Qaeda-affiliated Al-Nusra Front.
Al-Qaeda Conquers Syrian Provincial Capital IdlibSyrian affiliate Nusra Front paves way for 'emirate' to rival ISIS's Raqa 'caliphate' headquarters; only second capital to fall.
Syria: Islamists Advance against Regime in IdlibIslamist alliance led by Al Qaeda's Nusra Front makes gains in Idlib city; regime airstrikes attempt to blunten advance.
Jihadist Syrian Rebels Capture Regime HelicopterRebels from the Al-Nusra Front capture four crew members of a regime helicopter which crashed in the Idlib province.
Syrian Rebel Video Shows Use of Attack TunnelDramatic footage shows massive Assad regime building being leveled, followed by use of M-40 recoilless rifle.
Syrian Rebels Launch Major Assault on IdlibSyrian rebels, led by the Al-Nusra Front, launched assault on the government-held city of Idlib.
Syria Tunnel Blast Proves Hezbollah Tunnel ThreatRebels obliterate army post and 60 soldiers using UN equipment and digging in rocky terrain - similar to that of Israel-Lebanese border.
Video Evidence of New Syrian Chemical Attack?Activists claim Assad regime killed over 100 in chemical attack in Idlib province; videos show victims and alleged chemical bombs.
Report: Al Qaeda Forces Syrian Druze to ConvertSyrian branch of Islamist terror group reportedly has forced 14 Druze villages to Islam - or die.
Syria: Twin Bombs in Idlib Leave 22 DeadTwin car bombs kill at least 22 people in Idlib, as universities mourn 87 people killed in explosions on the student campus in Aleppo.
Syrian Gov't Air Strike Kills 3 Children in AleppoThree children from the same family were killed Monday in an air strike on Aleppo by Syrian government warplanes.
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.
Heavy Fighting in Syria, Dozens KilledDozens died in heavy fighting in northwestern Syria Monday, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Dozens Dead in Syria Despite 'Ceasefire' PlanDozens have been killed by government forces in Syria so far this week despite attempts to enforce a UN-brokered “ceasefire plan.”
Syrian Govt 'Mop-up' in Homs: Executions and RapeSyrian government forces refuse to allow Red Cross workers into Homs as they continue “mop-up” operations: raping and murdering civilians.
Syrians Vote on New ConstitutionSyrians cautiously went to the polls Sunday to vote on a new constitution that would keep President Assad in office until 2028.
Arab League Mulls Renewal of Syria MonitorsThe Arab League is considering whether to end or renew the mission of 165 observers sent to Syria in hopes of deterring government murder.
Syrian Gov't Forces Kill Leading ActivistsFour leading anti-government activists were killed Thursday by Assad loyalist forces in an ambush in the northwestern Idlib province.
Maher Assad, Brother of Syrian President, MissingMaher Assad, the brother of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, is reported by Arab media as missing.
Syria Death Toll: 1,000 Dead in 10 DaysThe UN Security Council has been warned: Syrian citizens are dying by the thousands -- 1,000 in the first 10 days of December.
Syrians Vote Despite Battles in the StreetSyrians went out to vote in a nationwide municipal election Monday, despite continued violence and a feeling the polls were useless.
Syrian Army Defectors Battle LoyalistsArmy defectors battled their former compatriots Sunday in one of the fiercest battles to wrack the country in Syria's emerging civil war.
Syrian Opposition Calls General StrikeSyrian opposition forces call a general strike hoping to hasten the ouster of President Bashar al-Assad, despite fears of a bloodbath.