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Assad: Photo of 5-year-old Omran was 'forged'

Syria's President says photo of 5-year-old who covered in dust and blood in Aleppo had been manipulated.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 2:12 AM

IDF asks Russia to revise coordination in Syria

Russian media reports the IDF approached Russia to request new coordination procedures after Russia stationed S-300 missiles in Syria.Ben Ariel, Canada, Monday, 12:01 AM

West considering sanctions over Aleppo bombing

United States, Britain and Western allies considering imposing sanctions against economic targets in Syria and Russia.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/16/2016, 10:28 PM

Talks on Syria end with no breakthrough

Talks between Washington, Moscow and Syria's neighbors end within hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2016, 4:44 AM

Assad: No contradiction between Israel and ISIS

Syria’s President claims Israel is supporting the "terrorists" in his country, including jihadist groups like ISIS.Elad Benari, 10/14/2016, 6:16 AM

Syria: 20 killed in car bomb blast

At least 20 people killed in a car bomb blast near the town of Azaz in Syria's Aleppo province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2016, 1:11 AM

Putin cancels visit to France amid row over Syria

Russian President cancels visit to France after Francoise Hollande says Russia helped Syria commit a war crime in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/11/2016, 10:31 PM

Russia carries out its heaviest strikes on Aleppo

Newest Russian raids in Aleppo kill at least 12 civilians.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/11/2016, 6:23 PM

UN chief calls for Syria war crimes investigation

Ban Ki-moon again asks the Security Council to formally request that the ICC begin investigations of war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2016, 3:45 AM

Russia vetoes UN resolution on Aleppo

For the fifth time in five years, Russia vetoes UN draft resolution on Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/9/2016, 3:49 AM

Assad: 'No option' but to expel rebels from Aleppo

Syrian President warns rebels in Aleppo that unless they agree to a deal, his forces would have "no option" but to expel them from the city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/7/2016, 6:42 AM

Syria to reduce its bombardment of Aleppo

Syria's army surprisingly announces it is reducing its bombardment of rebels in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/6/2016, 4:13 AM

Washington mulling new options for Syria

State Department spokesman says American agencies are considering a variety of options to deal with the crisis in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2016, 5:14 AM

Russia sends S-300 system to Syria

Russia sends the S-300 anti-missile system to its naval facility in the Syrian city of Tartus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/5/2016, 4:33 AM

Syrian government offers rebels state passage

As Syrian government and allied forces advance toward Aleppo, rebels are offered state passage and aid supplies.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/2/2016, 10:53 PM

Ban orders inquiry into bombing of aid convoy

UN Secretary-General announces a board of inquiry will investigate the bombing of an aid convoy in Syria.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/30/2016, 9:46 PM

UN: Aleppo facing a 'humanitarian catastrophe'

United Nations aid chief warns that Aleppo faces a humanitarian catastrophe "unlike any" witnessed so far in Syria's brutal five-year war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2016, 5:12 AM

Kerry: We're close to ending talks with Russia

Secretary of State John Kerry warns that Washington is “on the brink” of ending its talks with Russia on the Syrian conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2016, 3:14 AM

Obama under fire for Syria policy

US President defends his refusal to use force in Syria, as diplomatic efforts fail and carnage continues with no end in sight.Andrew Beatty-AFP, 9/29/2016, 10:26 AM

Health workers, hospitals targeted in Syria war

Pattern of apparently deliberate targeting of hospitals and medical facilities emerges in Syria.AFP , 9/28/2016, 10:44 PM

US threatens to end talks with Russia on Syria

After continued Russian attacks on Alleppo, US Secretary of State John Kerry warned that he would suspend talks on Syrian conflict.Arutz Sheva staff, 9/28/2016, 9:23 PM

Analysts: Russia looking to strong-arm US

As tensions between the two world powers escalate, experts say the Russians are 'going all out' in Aleppo to make US accept its demands.AFP, 9/27/2016, 9:08 PM

Russia 'going all out' in Syria

Regime forces advance in battle for Aleppo after days of intensive bombing. Experts say Russia has given up on cooperating with US.AFP, 9/27/2016, 6:08 PM

Battle of Aleppo: A war of words

Trust between world powers collapses together with the short-lived reprieve from fighting, boding ill for civilians in the Syrian city.AFP, 9/27/2016, 2:13 AM

The Battle of Aleppo, so far

Syrian civil war battle in Aleppo has been called the biggest urban battle since Stalingrad in World War II. Here is the sequence of events.AFP, 9/26/2016, 9:52 PM

Aid delivered to besieged Syrian towns

70 trucks of humanitarian aid delivered to four besieged towns in Syria for the first time in almost six months.Ben Ariel, 9/26/2016, 5:45 AM

US, Europeans say Russia must save Syria truce

As brutal fighting continues in Aleppo, US & allies press Russians to take 'extraordinary steps' to resuscitate dead ceasefire.AFP, 9/25/2016, 7:44 AM

EU: Aleppo attack a breach of international law

Top EU officials say attacks on civilians in the Syrian city of Aleppo amount to a "breach of international humanitarian law".Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2016, 5:00 AM

Lavrov: Syria ceasefire must be salvaged

Russian Foreign Minister tell UN that agreements aimed at ending the war in Syria must be salvaged.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/24/2016, 12:26 AM

Syrian regime army begins assault on Aleppo

Air raids pound rebel-held area in shattered city as regime commences offensive operations with renewed vigor.AFP, 9/23/2016, 12:44 PM

Syria meeting breaks up without new truce plan

Diplomatic efforts to restore short-lived ceasefire are proving futile as intractable war rages on. 'Long, painful meeting.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2016, 7:12 AM

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

Aleppo ablaze as resumed fighting intensifies

Ceasefire a distant memory as heavy regime airstrikes hit rebel-controlled areas in battle of Aleppo. World powers cling to failed truce.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2016, 10:49 AM

UN 'ready' to resume Syria aid convoys

After a bombing of an aid convoy left 20 dead and suspended deliveries, UN says it is now ready to continue - if allowed to do so.AFP, 9/21/2016, 10:45 PM

Kerry tells UN Russia must ground Syria air force

Still hoping to revive failed cease-fire, US Secretary of State demands that Russia force the grounding of Syrian regime air force.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2016, 9:02 PM

Russia to send flagship aircraft carrier to Syria

Moscow looks to bolster naval deployment off coast of Syria, as war appears to escalate after failed cease-fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/21/2016, 7:08 PM

UN Security Council holds crisis meeting on Syria

As ceasefire falls apart and bombing rolls on, UN officials desperately cling to hope that truce can be reinstated.AFP, 9/21/2016, 5:41 PM

U.S. concludes Russia attacked Syrian aid convoy

Officials say the United States has reached the preliminary conclusion that Russian warplanes bombed aid convoy in Aleppo.Ben Ariel, 9/21/2016, 12:13 AM

Two more Turkish troops killed in Syria

Turkey becoming more heavily involved in Syria fighting as 2 more of its troops are killed by a landmine. Meanwhile, US and Russia meet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 4:49 PM

20 civilians killed in Syria aid convoy attack

More signs US-Russia brokered truce over, as airstrikes hit Red Crescent aid trucks, killing 20 and depriving many more of food & medicine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 3:15 PM

Syria: 12 killed as aid convoy attacked

18 trucks in a 31-vehicle convoy delivering aid attacked in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 1:36 AM

Assad: Airstrike is 'flagrant American aggression'

Syrian President accuses US and its allies of supporting terrorist groups like ISIS after coalition airstrike kills 62 regime troops.AFP, 9/19/2016, 6:28 PM

Syria accuses the United States of supporting ISIS

Syria's UN ambassador claims the United States wants ceasefire to fail, after American air strike accidentally hits Syrian soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2016, 5:13 AM

Syrian army bids to recover losses to ISIS

Quagmire in Syria: After deadly airstrike by US-led forces, Syrian troops in the area look to resume fight against ISIS.AFP, 9/18/2016, 2:07 PM

Besieged Aleppo turns to 'alternative' fuels

250,000 residents of Aleppo have been left without electricity due to protracted siege, so they produce makeshift fuel out of plastic.AFP, 9/18/2016, 7:02 AM

U.S. apologizes after air strike hits Syrian army

Pentagon admits coalition fighting ISIS may have struck Syrian military positions in Deir Ezzor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2016, 3:40 AM

UN inquiry blames Syrian army for chlorine attacks

UN inquiry identifies two Syrian Air Force helicopter squadrons and two other units in chlorine gas attacks, says Western diplomat.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/17/2016, 12:20 AM

U.S.: No aid? No cooperation with Russia in Syria

Kerry tells Russian counterpart there will be no military coordination in Syria until regime forces there allow aid into besieged cities.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/16/2016, 11:41 PM

Rights group blames Turkey for civilian deaths

Human Rights Watch says Turkey was negligent in identifying target in Syria airstrikes, resulting in civilian deaths. Turkey denies charge.AFP , 9/15/2016, 2:27 PM

Rebel supporter Saudi Arabia welcomes Syria truce

Amid concerns that Syrian rebel forces will not accept truce, key rebel backer Saudi Arabia welcomes it, but warns that regime must comply.AFP, 9/14/2016, 1:21 PM

UN envoy lauds significant drop in Syria violence

UN's Syria envoy applauds a fall in violence through the first 24 hours of ceasefire, but says aid convoys have not yet deployed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 5:44 AM

Death toll in Syrian war passes 300,000

More than 300,000 people have been killed in Syria since March 2011, according to latest toll by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 3:14 AM

IDF attacks Syrian targets in the Golan Heights

Aircraft from the Israel Air Force strike cannons belonging to the Syrian regime after mortar explodes in the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 9/13/2016, 2:33 AM

'Last chance' ceasefire in Syria takes effect

U.S.- and Russia-brokered ceasefire takes effect amid skepticism over how long it will hold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 2:12 AM

Syrian ceasefire due to begin at sundown

Ceasefire due to commence at sundown on Monday, but excludes ISIS and other jihadist groups. Breakdown of forces involved in truce inside.AFP, 9/12/2016, 6:14 PM

Hardline Syrian rebel group rejects truce

Islamist Ahrar al-Sham rejects truce in Syria brokered by the U.S. and Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2016, 4:44 AM

For US and Russia, war in Syria mainly in the air

The 2 superpowers and former foes have found themselves on opposing sides of the Syrian civil war but have avoided direct clashes.AFP, 9/11/2016, 11:08 AM