Jihadists overtake Syrian city of Idlib

Jihadist group Hayat Tahrir al-Sham takes over Idlib after rival rebels withdraw.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2017, 4:45 AM

Trump: Syria ceasefire can save many lives

Trump welcomes U.S.-Russia brokered ceasefire in southwest Syria, which monitors say has held through its first day.Elad Benari, 7/10/2017, 5:08 AM

Netanyahu: Israel welcomes 'genuine' Syria ceasefire

PM welcomes ceasefire brokered by trump and Putin, warns against Iranian military presence in Syria.JTA, 7/9/2017, 10:49 PM

U.S. and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire

United States and Russia reach agreement on a ceasefire in southwest Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/7/2017, 9:11 PM

Syria announces temporary ceasefire

Syrian army suspends combat operations in southern Syria until new round of peace talks begin in Kazakhstan.Ben Ariel, 7/4/2017, 4:07 AM

'US ready to defend allies in Syria against Assad's allies'

Senior officer aboard US aircraft carrier docked off of Haifa says focus on ISIS, but US will protect allies from any threat.AFP, 7/3/2017, 8:59 PM

Netherlands: Don't travel to Golan

Dutch Foreign Ministry cites recent rocket attacks on Golan as reason for stopping citizens from visiting the site.Gary Willig, 7/2/2017, 10:18 PM

Liberman: We will respond harshly to any 'spillover'

Defense Minister says Israel will not accept Iranian role in Syria following defeat of ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2017, 6:07 PM

IDF destroys cannon belonging to Syrian regime

IDF retaliates to latest incident of "spillover" from Syrian civil war, destroys cannon belonging to the Syrian army.Kobi Finkler, 7/2/2017, 5:39 AM

Syria: OPCW report is 'false,' relies on 'terrorist' testimony

Syrian Foreign Ministry tells Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons that their report is 'the creation of a sick mind.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2017, 8:46 PM

OPCW confirms sarin was used in Syria gas attack

Chemical weapons watchdog confirms sarin nerve gas was used in April 4 attack, stops short of naming the responsible party.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/1/2017, 2:19 AM

IDF strikes Syrian army post

Israeli aircraft strike Syrian army post after latest incident of "spillover" from Syria's civil war into the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/30/2017, 8:12 PM

Syrian 'spillover' rocket hits Golan Heights - again

Syrian rocket explodes in Golan Heights.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2017, 2:45 PM

Rocket in the Golan, terrorist attack in Hevron

More spillover from Syrian Civil War as armed terrorist attacks IDF soldiers in Hevron. The terrorist was neutralized.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 10:07 PM

Watch: Sniper's bizarre reaction after bullet barely misses her

An astonishing video shows a Kurdish sniper laugh after a bullet fired by an ISIS terrorist strikes right next to her. Shock or bravery?Gary Willig, 6/28/2017, 3:23 PM

Activity at Syrian base where chemical attack originated

Activity associated with chemical weapons spotted by US intelligence as President warns Assad preparing new chemical weapons attackGary Willig, 6/27/2017, 5:46 PM

Trump admin: Assad planning mass chemical weapons attack

White House says Syria preparing for massacre of civilians using chemical weapons, warns Assad he will 'pay a heavy price'.David Rosenberg, 6/27/2017, 8:11 AM

Tillerson, Lavrov discuss Syria

Russian Foreign Minister speaks with Secretary of State, urges him to prevent "provocations" against Syrian government forces.Ben Ariel, 6/27/2017, 3:37 AM

IDF hits Syrian army following mortar fire

For second time this weekend, IDF responds to stray mortar fire hitting Israel with targeted strikes on Syrian army targets.David Rosenberg, 6/25/2017, 9:50 PM

Stray mortar fire from Syria hits Israel

Mortar shells fired from Syria explode inside Israeli Golan Heights. IDF says mortar fire was not directed at Israel.Uzi Baruch, 6/25/2017, 4:24 PM

Macron: No 'legitimate successor' to Assad

French President says France no longer considers Assad's departure a precondition to resolving civil war.Ben Ariel, 6/22/2017, 2:07 AM

Australia halts Syria air operations after Russian threat

Russian threat to shoot down coalition aircraft gets results as Australia 'temporarily ceases' air operations in Syria.Gary Willig, 6/20/2017, 8:00 PM

US shoots down Iranian drone over Syria

Iranian drone deemed a threat as it approached training baseGary Willig, 6/20/2017, 7:25 PM

Netanyahu denies Israel is aiding Syrian rebels

Prime Minister denies Wall Street Journal report claiming Israel regularly provides financial aid to rebel groups in Syria.Elad Benari, 6/20/2017, 6:37 AM

Report: Only 1 out of 7 Iranian missiles reached its target

Israeli report says 3 missiles failed to even reach Syrian territory, 3 others missed their targets entirely.Gary Willig, 6/19/2017, 9:38 PM

'US pilots will not hesitate to defend themselves'

American officials say US will not alter operations in Syria amid Russian threat to treat US aircraft as military targets.Gary Wilig, 6/19/2017, 8:17 PM

"I have one message to Iran: Do not threaten Israel"

PM responds to Iranian missile strikes in Syria.AFP, 6/19/2017, 7:28 PM

Russia threatens to shoot down US aircraft

Moscow threatens coalition aircraft in Syria after US fighter shoots down Syrian plane.Gary Willig, 6/19/2017, 5:26 PM

Opinion: Vested interests on Israel's northern border

Why would Israel help the Syrian rebels, and what interest would such a move serve?Nitsan Keidar, 6/19/2017, 11:04 AM

Anti-ISIS coalition downs Syrian aircraft

United States-led coalition shoots down Syrian military aircraft near the city of Raqa.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2017, 3:03 AM

Report: Israel giving secret aid to Syrian rebels

Sources tell Wall Street Journal Israel has been supplying Syrian rebels with cash, food, fuel and medical supplies.Elad Benari, 6/19/2017, 1:06 AM

Watch: Iran hits ISIS strongholds in Syria after Tehran attack

Iran unleashes medium-range missiles on ISIS targets across eastern Syria in response to ISIS terror attack in Tehran.David Rosenberg, 6/18/2017, 10:52 PM

Report: Syrians treated in Israel carrying resistant bacteria

Study shows nearly 80% of Syrian children brought for treatment in Israel are carriers of bacteria resistant to antibiotics.Shimon Cohen, 6/13/2017, 8:18 AM

International coalition hits pro-regime forces in Syria

U.S.-led coalition destroys unit of pro-regime forces near the border with Jordan and Iraq.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2017, 3:34 AM

Putin 'convinced' Assad didn't use chemical weapons

Russian President dismisses any suggestion that Syrian President was behind April chemical attack.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 5/31/2017, 2:02 AM

Mattis: We'll defend our troops

The U.S. is not deepening its role in Syria's civil war but will act defensively when needed, says Defense Secretary Jim Mattis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2017, 2:07 AM

'Time to eliminate Assad'

Kulanu Minister Gen. Yoav Galant says time has come to be rid of Syrian dictator, crush Iranian regime.Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2017, 1:16 PM

Assad vows to continue fighting

Syrian President says he will continue to fight the rebels trying to oust him.Ben Ariel, 5/12/2017, 4:35 AM

Trump urges Russia to ‘rein in’ Iran, Hezbollah in Syria

US President tells Russian foreign minister that Russia must 'rein in' Assad regime as well as Iran and Hezbollah in Syria.JTA, 5/11/2017, 7:22 PM

Trump approves weapons supplies to Kurds battling ISIS

Move likely to infuriate Turkey, which sees YPG as terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2017, 4:38 AM

Report: Syria continuing to make chemical weapons

Western intelligence agency finds Syria is continuing to make chemical weapons in violation of 2013 deal.Elad Benari, 5/5/2017, 3:08 AM

Report: Putin, Trump agree on Syria safe zones

Russian President says he and US President Donald Trump agree on establishment of safe zones to protect Syrian civilians.Gary Willig, 5/4/2017, 3:45 PM

Netanyahu: I told Putin we would cooperate or we would clash

PM Netanyahu recounts how he and Russian President Vladimir Putin began military coordination over Syria, preventing military incidents.Gary Willig, 5/3/2017, 5:29 PM

Iran: We'll continue to help Assad

Senior commander says Iran will provide military advisers to Syria for as long as necessary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 3:38 AM

Syrian refugees in Israel?

Poll shows Israelis strongly back Trump's bombing of Syrian base after chemical attack, but are divided on accepting refugees into Israel.David Rosenberg, 4/30/2017, 8:17 PM

Russia calls for Israeli 'restraint' in Syria

Kremlin calls on all nations not to take any actions which 'undermine Syrian sovereignty.'AFP, 4/27/2017, 5:34 PM

Report: Terrorist responsible for hang glider attack killed

PFLP-GC commander responsible for murder of 6 IDF soldiers killed in Syria. Arab outlets claim Israeli involvement in terrorist's death.David Rosenberg, 4/25/2017, 1:37 PM

U.S. sanctions Syria following chemical weapons attack

Treasury sanctions employees of Syrian research center following chemical weapons attack in Idlib.Ben Ariel, 4/25/2017, 5:45 AM

Mortar shells explode in the Golan

Three mortar shells from Syria explode in the Golan Heights. IDF retaliates.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/21/2017, 8:13 PM

Dozens of children killed in Syria bombing

Nearly 70 children killed in suicide bombing on buses carrying evacuees away from fighting.AFP, 4/16/2017, 10:27 PM

White House: Future Syria strikes not out of the question

White House spokesman: U.S. could carry out future military strikes on Syria if its government uses chemical weapons on citizens.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/10/2017, 10:27 PM

Khamenei: Attack in Syria was 'strategic mistake'

Iran’s Supreme Leader condemns American missile in Syria, warns the U.S. will suffer from terrorism.Ben Ariel, 4/10/2017, 6:14 AM

Miracle in the Golan

'A few inches more and the bullet would have hit her spine,' says father of Aviya Frankel, the Israeli girl wounded by Syrian gunfire.Shimon Cohen, 4/9/2017, 5:57 PM

'No political solution in Syria if Assad remains'

Ambassador Nikki Haley says she doesn't see a political solution in Syria until Assad is out of power.Elad Benari, 4/9/2017, 5:58 AM

Pence thanks Netanyahu for Israel's support

Vice President Pence thanks Netanyahu for Israel's strong support for the American action in Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/7/2017, 8:44 PM

Likud minister: Syria strike made US regional leader once again

Transportation Minister says US strike in Syria 'restores US leadership' to the Mideast, fundamentally alters balance of power.Cnaan Liphshiz, 4/7/2017, 2:06 PM

Israel, NATO powers back US strikes in Syria

US allies praise "courageous" decision to launch air strikes against Assad regime. PM says decision sends message to Iran and North Korea.Gary Willig, 4/7/2017, 1:49 PM