Rebels launch fierce assault in Syria's AleppoOpposition forces in desperate push to retake key road into Syria's second city, prevent total siege.
Assad: Support for opposition caused terrorismSyrian President tells European parliamentarians that western governments' support for Syrian opposition groups caused terrorism in Europe.
US reporter killed in Syria targeted by regimeLawsuit alleges Marie Colvin was killed along with a French photojournalist when Syrian army fired a barrage of rockets at them.
Syria: 22 killed in town in northwest22 civilians, including a child, killed in air strikes on the Al-Qaeda-held town of Darkush.
Fierce fighting for key road despite Syria truceRegime forces move closer than ever to seizing strategically-important route, cutting off rebel supplies to Aleppo.
Putin and Obama to intensify coordination in SyriaRussian President and American President agree during a telephone call to "intensify" military coordination in Syria.
Syrian army declares temporary ceasefireSyrian army announces 72-hour ceasefire across the country, which apparently excludes jihadist groups such as ISIS and Al-Nusra Front.
Assad makes rare appearance outside DamascusSyrian dictator rarely seen in public since outbreak of civil war; when he does, it's usually in the safety of his capital city.
Three killed in Syrian 'Palestinian refugee camp'Three killed and another five injured in airstrikes targeting the Khan al-Shih neighborhood southwest of Damascus.
16 killed in suicide attack in Syria's HasakehMotorcycle bomber kills at least 16 people outside a bakery in northern Syria's Hasakeh city.
Watch: Iranians protest, call for Syria withdrawalIn rare act of defiance, thousands in Esfahan took to the streets on Al Quds Day - not to oppose Israel, but their own government.
Amnesty: Syrian rebels guilty of war crimesNew Amnesty International report says Islamist rebels and jihadists in Syria are guilty of war crimes.
IDF hits Syrian army targetsIsrael responds to Syrian fire, striking Syrian army positions.
Al Qaeda fighters kidnap US-backed rebel chiefNusra Front forces kidnap commander of Jaish al-Tahrir, along with 40 other rebel fighters, seize weapons.
Islamist rebels capture Syrian regime pilotArmy of Islam rebels say they downed Russian-made plane, captured Syrian pilot, near Damascus.
70 fighters killed in northern SyriaAt least 70 regime and rebel fighters killed in a government assault and a jihadist-led counterattack north of Aleppo.
US set to take in 10,000 Syrian refugeesSenior official tells Congress 5,000 refugees already resettled in US; target of 10,000 by end of 2016 likely to be met.
Israel hopes for UN return to GolanUNDOF peacekeeprs on Syria-Israel border removed after attacks, kidnappings.
Syrian groups threaten to quit peace talks24 Syrian civil society groups threaten to quit peace talks over the failure to halt fighting in the five-year war.
'As long as Iran has money, we'll have money'Hezbollah leader admits his group lost fighters in Syria, but vows to continue to be involved in the war there.
Kurdish-Arab forces enter ISIS bastion of ManbijAfter weeks of fierce fighting, anti-ISIS Syrian Democratic Forces advance into Manbij, backed by US air power.
Syrian Armenians find refuge in ancestral homelandIn stark echo of Jewish experience, thousands of Syrian Armenians returning to homeland to escape civil war, persecution.
UN envoy says Syria peace talks can resume in JulyUN’s mediator for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, says peace talks can resume if the security and humanitarian situation improve.
Kerry meets diplomats who urged Syria strikesSecretary of State John Kerry meets American diplomats behind the so-called "dissent channel" cable.
French cement company 'made deals with ISIS'French newspaper reveals Lafarge struck deals with Islamic State, other armed groups to protect business interests in Syria.
More than 700 doctors killed in Syria warUN Commission of Inquiry on Syria condemns horrific human rights violations by all sides, calls to 'end the Yazidi genocide.'
ISIS drives Syrian troops out of RaqaISIS jihadists drive Syrian regime troops out of its self-proclaimed capital, killing dozens of fighters.
Is even Kerry sick of Obama's Syria policy?Secretary of State John Kerry says leaked cable by dissident diplomats urging airstrikes against Assad 'very good', will meet with them.
Syrian passport for Canadian PM?Recently discovered Syrian passport highlights breadth of counterfeit ID industry enabling refugees and terrorists alike enter West.
Syria: Christian leader escapes assassinationPatriarch Ignatius Aphrem II, head of Syriac Orthodox church, targeted in commemoration of Ottoman massacre of Christians; three killed.
Syrian refugees killed by Turkish border guardsTurkish troops at Syrian border open fire on civilians fleeing ISIS-held areas; children among the dead.
Moscow denies strikes on US-backed rebels in SyriaRussian defense ministry spokesman says airstrike in question hit 'more than 300 kilometers away from the area' claimed by US.
Mounting pressure unlikely to sway Obama on SyriaDespite mounting revolt from top US diplomats, President Barack Obama sticking to his policy of inaction over Syria crisis.
Syria: Hezbollah suffers highest death tollUS-backed forces hit by onslaught of ISIS suicide attacks around Manbij; Hezbollah suffers serious casualties elsewhere.
Russia blasts diplomats' calls to strike AssadRussian officials criticize cable signed by a group of U.S. diplomats urging strikes against Syrian President.
Russia announces 48-hour ceasefire in AleppoRussia says a 48-hour ceasefire in the Syrian city of Aleppo will try to help stabilize it.
Kerry tells Russia US patience on Syria 'limited'US Secretary of State says Assad regime must respect fragile ceasefire, warns Washington's patience running out.
At least 70 killed in clashes near Syria's AleppoRegime, rebel and jihadist forces involved in fierce battle over strategic positions near Aleppo.
US denies rift with Saudi Arabia on Syria tacticsUS Sec. of State John Kerry denies reports of tensions over increased aid to Syrian rebels, Saudi funding of extremism.
US probes 'friendly fire' strike on Syria allies10 fighters from American-trained and equipped rebels killed in airstrike meant to target ISIS tactical units.
Food aid convoy arrives in Syrian town of DarayaFood aid convoy enters Syrian town for the first time since the start of a siege in 2012.
Drunken British tourists stumble into SyriaNight of binge drinking leads three young Brits into war-torn Syria. But some say the story is little more than an elaborate prank.
Regime advances on ISIS at Syria's biggest damSyrian army and loyalist militias advance on Tabqa dam, further squeezing jihadist forces in northern Syria.
US-backed Syrian rebels advance on ISIS bastionKurdish-Arab alliance advances to within three miles of Islamic State stronghold of Manbij, threatening jihadists' main supply route.
Syria regime, Kurds advance on ISIS capital RaqqaNorth-south pincer movement raises suspicions Russia and US coordinating via their allies against ISIS.
Syria to allow aid to 12 besieged areasUN says Syria has agreed to allow access for ground convoys to deliver aid to 12 besieged areas.
Lavrov, Kerry discuss action against Al-QaedaRussian Foreign Minister and American Secretary of State discuss the need for decisive joint action" against Al-Nusra Front.
UN to discuss Syria air dropsSecurity Council to hold an emergency meeting on Friday to decide whether to go ahead with air drops in Syria.
Life behind plastic in Syria's window-less cityRavaged by years of brutal civil war, civilians still left in Aleppo don't bother replacing their shattered windows anymore.
Chief Syrian opposition negotiator resignsMohammed Alloush resigns from peace talks following the failure of the Geneva negotiations.
Thousands flee ISIS offensive in northern SyriaAs Kurdish-led forces advance on ISIS capital Raqqa, jihadists launch major assault on Syrian rebels, head for clash with Kurds.
Syria death toll rises past 280,000Syria's devastating war has killed 282,283, says the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Russian base severely damaged in ISIS attackRussian airbase took 'quite a bad hit', destroying 20 trucks and four helicopters, according to US intelligence firm.
Kerry urges Russia to help stop Syrian attacksKerry asks Russian counterpart to press Syria to stop bombing opposition forces and civilians in Aleppo and the Damascus suburbs.
UN condemns ISIS and regime bombings in SyriaUN chief condemns ISIS bombings in two Syrian coastal cities, voices concern about the military escalation around Damascus.
Syria: More than 100 killed in ISIS attacksSeven bombs target Syrian regime strongholds of Tartus and Jableh, leaving at least 101 people dead.
Russia proposes joint air strikes with U.S.United States rejects a Russian proposal to launch joint air strikes against jihadists from next week in Syria.