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Syrian army launches new offensive on Aleppo

Syria's army announces an offensive to retake the rebel-held east of Aleppo, days after ceasefire fell apart.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2016, 12:01 AM

Australian jets involved in botched US air strike in Syria

According to Defense Department reports, Australian jets were involved in US-led air strike in Syria which killed 62 Syrians fighting ISIS.Yoel Domb, 9/18/2016, 11:33 AM

UN report determines both Assad and ISIS used chemical weapons

UN investigation finds Syrian President's forces carried out at least two chemical attacks, and ISIS jihadists used mustard gas as a weapon.Elad Benari, 8/25/2016, 1:13 AM

Report: Syrian commander escapes Israeli assassination attempt

Iranian news agency claims a senior commander in the Syrian army escaped unharmed an Israeli assassination attempt in the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/29/2016, 8:20 PM

Syrian army battles jihadists near Palmyra

Syrian regime forces fight jihadists near Palmyra, which was recently taken back from ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 3:12 AM

IDF Strikes Syrian Army Posts Following Spillover from War

IDF targets Syrian army in the Golan Heights, after two incidents of spillover into the Israeli side of the border.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/27/2015, 10:03 PM

13 Civilians Killed in Aerial Attacks on Aleppo

13 civilians, among them seven children, killed in aerial attacks by Syria's government on the northern province of Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/16/2015, 3:14 AM

3 Arrested for Returning Syrian Army Defectors to Assad's Regime

Three Lebanese men abducted Syrian refugees and threw them back into the war zone, authorities say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2015, 10:09 PM

Syrian Jets Hit Rebels Close to the Israeli Border

Syrian jets shell rebel positions near the border with Israel, hours after mortars from Syria hit Israel.Elad Benari, 8/28/2014, 6:18 AM

Syrian Army Kills More Than 170 Islamist Rebels

More than 170 Islamist rebel fighters killed in a Syrian army ambush near Damascus, the deadliest against the rebels for months.Elad Benari, 2/27/2014, 4:45 AM

48 Besieged 'Palestinian Refugees' Starve in Syria

Al-Yarmouk camp besieged by Syrian army for months, death toll up to 48 as PA Arabs protest on Temple Mount.Ari Yashar, 1/12/2014, 2:20 PM

Syrian Mufti's Aide Gives Army Permission to Rape

Deputy Chief Mufti gives Syrian army soldiers religious permission to rape women in order to take revenge on them and on rebel forces.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 1/2/2014, 8:22 PM

White House Condemns Assad Over Aleppo Attacks

White House condemns the Syrian government over its recent air raids on Aleppo that have left more than 300 dead.Elad Benari, 12/24/2013, 6:46 AM

Rebels Conquer Key Hospital Base in Battle for Aleppo

Syrian army post bombed, captured by rebels in fierce Aleppo fighting. Wounded untreated as hospitals become bases.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 12/23/2013, 9:40 AM

Syria: Dozens of Soldiers Killed in Rebel Bomb Attack

At least 31 Syrian soldiers killed in a rebel bomb attack on an army base near Damascus.Elad Benari, 11/18/2013, 2:13 AM

Syrian Army Shows Unique Tactics in 'Exploding Barrels'

Syrian army improvises 'exploding barrels' as both sides developing creative tactics for urban warfare.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 2:45 AM

A Day of Destruction in Syria

Video footage documents the extent of destruction raging in Syria, fighting in all parts of the country.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 11/6/2013, 10:46 AM

Rebels Kill Top Syrian Intelligence Officer

Rebel sniper kills Major General Jamaa Jamaa, a top intelligence officer, in the eastern Syrian province of Deir Ezzor.Elad Benari, 10/18/2013, 2:43 AM

Syria Blasts Turkey for Shooting Down Helicopter

Turkey is trying to escalate tensions along the border with Syria, accuses Syrian army.Elad Benari, 9/17/2013, 4:45 AM

Report: Syrian Army Seals Damascus, Prepares ‘Martyrs’

The Syrian army continues to prepare for strikes with Damascus shutdown, ‘martyr’ pilots.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 6:25 PM

Syrian Army Losing its Edge, Say Analysts

Rebels are gaining against Bashar al-Assad's army, which is failing to learn lessons from its battle against rebel groups, say analysts.David Lev, 8/27/2013, 1:13 AM

Over 70 Syrian Officers Defect to Turkey

As many as 73 Syrian military officers defected from the Syrian army and have crossed the border into Turkey with their families.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/15/2013, 2:22 AM

Syrian Army Uses Innocent Civilians as Bait

President Bashar Al-Assad’s troops have been using innocent civilians as human bait to lure rebels from their hiding places.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/8/2013, 12:29 AM

Syrian MP: Army Has Green Light to Respond to Israeli Attacks

The Syrian army has the green light to respond to any future Israeli attack without referring back to its “leadership,” says lawmaker.Elad Benari, 6/6/2013, 5:44 AM

Syria Withdraws Troops from Golan, Leaving Israel Concerned

The Syrian government has withdrawn large numbers of troops from the Golan Heights and rebels have taken over, reports the Guardian.Elad Benari, 4/8/2013, 1:12 AM

Syrian Mortar Shell Falls in Central Golan

A mortar shell fired from Syria fell on the Golan Heights Tuesday evening.David Lev, 4/2/2013, 9:18 PM

Syrian Army General and Son Defect to Jordan

A high-ranking officer in the Syrian Army and his son have defected to Jordan. He said morale in Pres. Bashar al-Assad’s regime is low.Chana Ya'ar, 3/17/2013, 10:28 AM

Syria: IAF Struck Military Research Center Near Damascus

Syrian TV says "research base" at Jamraya was hit and damaged. Denies that an arms convoy was stuck.Gil Ronen, 1/30/2013, 10:48 PM

Three Syrian Tanks Enter DMZ on Israeli Border

Tanks belonging to Bashar Assad's forces entered demilitarized area. Israel complains to UN.Gil Ronen, 11/3/2012, 7:47 PM

Hizbullah Fights in Syria Against Rebels for Assad

Lebanon's Hizbullah terrorist troops are fighting in Syria's civil war together with loyalists for President Bashar al-Assad.Chana Ya'ar, 10/28/2012, 2:10 PM

Syrian Gov't, Rebels Accept UN-Brokered 'Truce'

The Syrian government and "most" rebel leaders have reportedly accepted a truce for the duration of the Eid al-Adha Muslim holiday.Chana Ya'ar, 10/24/2012, 3:41 PM

Syria's PA Arabs Executed, Aleppo's Main Square Ripped in Blast

Syrian Army soldiers are reportedly aiming heavy artillery at Palestinian Authority Arab camps, and “executing” Arab men in others.Chana Ya'ar, 10/3/2012, 2:51 PM

Syria Mass Executions Reported Near Damascus

The bodies of at least 79 victims of an execution-style slaughter were discovered Saturday in a town near Damascus.Chana Ya'ar, 8/26/2012, 12:31 AM

Syrian Army Launches Military Drill as World Watches

The Syrian Army has launched a major military drill, according to an announcement by the country's official SANA news agency. Chana Ya'ar, 7/8/2012, 5:36 PM

Syrian Tanks Gather on Turkish Border

Syrian rebels say Assad is sending tanks to the Turkish border. Turkey has sent troops toward Syria., 6/29/2012, 10:19 AM

Syria Rebels Capture Base 'with Inside Help'

Free Army battalions in western rural Aleppo say they captured a base in the town of Daret Ezzah.Gil Ronen, 6/27/2012, 9:51 PM

Report: Syrian Armored Forces Move Nearer to Israel

The Syrian Army moved forces stationed in the Golan Heights and they are now closer to Israel, according to Free Syria Army.Gil Ronen, 2/9/2012, 8:55 PM

Syrian Army Deserters Mowed Down by Machine Guns in Idlib

Dozens of Syrian Army soldiers were shot to death Monday as they fled their base in an attempt to desert in the province of Idlib.Chana Ya'ar, 12/19/2011, 11:41 PM

Syrian Army Defectors Kill Loyalist Troops

Clashes at dawn between Syrian Army defectors and government loyalist troops left 27 soldiers and security personnel dead on Thursday.Chana Ya'ar, 12/15/2011, 10:25 AM