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Iranian general: Syrian opposition is Israel

Iranian army's General Staff Security Adviser claims Islamist rebels are 'subgroups of Israel's intelligence bodies.'Ari Yashar, 5/5/2016, 5:00 PM

UN: Syria talks will continue

UN envoy Staffan de Mistura downplays Syria opposition's quitting peace talks, saying they will continue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/22/2016, 4:42 AM

Syrian opposition threatens to quit talks

Syrian opposition's delegation threatens to quit peace talks in Geneva amid continued fighting in Aleepo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/18/2016, 12:13 AM

Syrian opposition rejects Assad's staying

Syria's opposition has rejected a proposal from UN envoy that would have kept Bashar Al-Assad as president during a political transition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2016, 6:38 AM

Syrian opposition: Assad must go, dead or alive

Syria's opposition says Assad must leave power if looming peace talks to end five years of civil war are to succeed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2016, 5:02 AM

Syria's opposition places conditions on ceasefire

Syria's main opposition says it will accept a ceasefire if certain conditions are met.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2016, 3:12 AM

Syrian Opposition head asks Israel for hospitals

Dr. Al-Labwani set to visit Knesset, presenting map of protected regions and asking Israel to establish field hospitals inside Syria.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/13/2016, 8:02 PM

Syria opposition threatens to quit peace talks

Syria's main opposition body threatens to quit talks in Geneva unless UN demands end to sieges of Syrian towns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2016, 3:25 AM

Washington urges rebels to drop demands for talks

United States says Syrian opposition should attend peace talks and drop its demands for aid to besieged areas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2016, 1:13 AM

U.S. urges Syrian opposition to take part in talks

United States says Syria's reluctant rebel and opposition groups should attend UN-mediated peace talks without preconditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 3:42 AM

Syria talks to be delayed amid opposition quarrels

UN says talks on ending the Syria conflict would be delayed due to a dispute over who will represent the opposition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2016, 3:16 AM

UN sets January 25 as date of Syria peace talks

UN special envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, hopes to convene Syria talks on January 25 in Geneva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2015, 4:50 AM

Al Qaeda rejects 'plot' to negotiate with Assad

Al Qaeda affiliate in Syria condemns the 'treason' of opposition groups who agreed to negotiate with autocrat while demanding he step down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2015, 10:55 PM

Syrian opposition agrees to negotiate with regime

Unprecedented talks with Assad's regime outlined in opposition meeting, but they say he still must go.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2015, 7:34 PM

Syrian Opposition Insists: Assad Must Go

Syria's main opposition group meets Russian foreign minister, rejects calls to join forces against ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2015, 2:14 AM

Key Syrian Anti-Regime Group Quits Opposition Bloc

Local Coordination Committees quits opposition in exile, accusing it of being undermined by internal conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2015, 5:14 AM

Israeli Official Met Syrian Opposition Leaders

Despite official stance of neutrality, report reveals high-ranking official met secular rebel forces to talk about common enemies.Ari Yashar, 6/12/2015, 12:23 PM

UK to Train Syrian Opposition to Fight ISIS

British Defense Secretary Michael Fallon announced Thursday that Britain will train Syrian opposition forces to combat ISIS threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2015, 1:25 PM

U.S. to Provide $70 Million to Syrian Opposition

State Department says an additional $70 million in non-lethal aid will be provided to the Syrian opposition.Ben Ariel, Canada, 3/13/2015, 11:00 PM

Syrian Opposition: Assad Murders, Israel Helps

Dr. Kamal Al-Labwani, exiled leader of the Syrian opposition, visits Ziv Hospital in Tzfat, where many wounded Syrians are treated.Ido Ben Porat, 9/19/2014, 2:16 AM

Obama Seeks $500 Million to Equip Syrian Rebels

In its annual request for overseas funding, the Obama administration has proposed a program to train and equip moderate rebels.Elad Benari, 6/27/2014, 2:14 AM

Syrian Islamic Rebels Sign Covenant of Honor

Five of the quarreling opposition forces have joined forces to produce a covenant. Will it bring the desired results - and what, exactly, are those results?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 6/4/2014, 11:27 PM

Syrian Opposition: We Need Weapons to Beat Assad

During a visit to Washington, Syrian opposition leader says rebels need "efficient weapons" to deal with Assad.Elad Benari, 5/8/2014, 4:16 AM

Assad Angry After Rebel Promotes Peace With Israel

Dr. Kamal Al-Labwani advocates for Israel, Syria to unite over 'common enemies,' tells Assad not to preach to him about morality.Tova Dvorin, 4/13/2014, 11:01 AM

Syrian Opposition Advocates Peace with Israel

“It is in our interest today to engage in a peace process” with Israel, says Syrian opposition activist in televised interview.Elad Benari, 4/1/2014, 6:13 AM

Syrian Opposition Thanks Netanyahu

Netanyahu's public support for wounded Syrians sends an important message, opposition leader tells Israeli radio.Elad Benari, 2/23/2014, 6:20 AM

Syrian Sides to Meet in the Same Room

Syria's warring sides have agreed to meet together on Saturday, says UN-Arab League Syria envoy Lakhdar Brahimi.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/24/2014, 10:22 PM

Syrian Government, Opposition Exchange Accusations

First day of peace talks between the Syrian government and the opposition characterized by bitter accusations.Elad Benari, 1/23/2014, 3:13 AM

Syrian Opposition Group Rejects Talks, Quits Bloc

Syrian National Council quits the Syrian National Coalition in protest over its attendance at the Geneva II talks.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 6:44 AM

Iran Invited to Geneva, Syrian Opposition Fumes

Syria's opposition threatens to withdraw from planned peace talks in Geneva after UN's Ban invites Iran.Elad Benari, 1/20/2014, 6:42 AM

Kerry Urges Syrian Opposition to Attend Geneva 2

"Syria has become the magnet for jihadists," warns Kerry as Syrian opposition prepares to vote on attending peace talks.Elad Benari, 1/17/2014, 5:07 AM

Opposition Claims Assad Used Chemicals Again

Syrian opposition says Assad's forces used poison gas near Damascus, Syrian government denies it did.Elad Benari, 12/6/2013, 5:15 AM

Syrian Rebels Agree to Attend Geneva Peace Talks

Syrian National Coalition agrees to attend the proposed Geneva II conference, but sets some conditions.Elad Benari, 11/11/2013, 5:13 AM

Opposition Demands Timeframe for Assad's Exit

Syrian National Coalition lists a timeframe for Assad to cede power as a condition to attend talks in Geneva.Elad Benari, 11/4/2013, 3:15 AM

Assad Moving Offices and Missile Launchers

Preparing for a Western military strike, the Syrian government has reportedly moved political offices to schools and universities.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/30/2013, 11:21 PM

Syria Rejects Proposal for Ramadan Ceasefire

Syria rejects the proposal by the opposition of a ceasefire during the holy month of Ramadan.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 3:43 AM

U.S. Eases Restrictions on Syria's Opposition

U.S. eases restrictions on trade with Syria’s opposition, in order to supply the critical needs of Syrians in “liberated areas.”Elad Benari, 6/13/2013, 5:16 AM

Kerry: U.S. Considering Options to Help Rebels

The United States is considering what steps it can take to help the Syrian opposition, says Secretary of State.Elad Benari, 6/13/2013, 2:14 AM

'Israel Conspiring to Keep Assad in Power'

A commander in the Syrian opposition says Israel collaborating with Iran and Hizbullah to keep Assad in power.Elad Benari, 5/13/2013, 6:42 AM

Syria's Opposition: Act on Obama's 'Red Line'

Syria's opposition calls for action on Obama's warning that Syria's use of chemical weapons would cross a "red line."Elad Benari, 4/26/2013, 6:14 AM

EU Eases Syria Oil Embargo to Help Rebels

EU foreign ministers enable companies to import Syrian crude and export oil production technology to areas in the hands of the opposition.Elad Benari, 4/23/2013, 6:45 AM

Syrian Opposition Denounces Hizbullah

Syria's opposition warns that Hizbullah’s role in fighting in Homs province amounts to a "declaration of war."Elad Benari, 4/23/2013, 5:16 AM

U.S. to Double Aid to Syria's Opposition

The United States says it will double its aid to Syria's opposition, but not with arms supplies or a direct intervention.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2013, 6:30 AM

Syrian Opposition to Kerry: Give Us Weapons

Syrian opposition leaders renew their appeals for arms as a jihadist group pledges loyalty to Al-Qaeda.Elad Benari, 4/11/2013, 5:12 AM

Calls for Inquiry Into Use of Chemicals in Syria

Britain, France and the U.S. call for a UN inquiry into accusations by the Syrian government and opposition of chemical weapons attacks.Elad Benari, 3/21/2013, 5:46 AM

Syrian National Council Elects Prime Minister

Syria's main opposition National Council elects Ghassan Hitto as premier for swathes of rebel-held territory.Elad Benari, 3/19/2013, 5:13 AM

Kerry Hints at More Support to Syrian Opposition

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hints at greater U.S. support for Syria's opposition, saying it needs "more help".Elad Benari, 2/28/2013, 4:13 AM

Syria Opposition Chief Urges Assad to Hold Talks

Syria's opposition chief urged President Bashar al-Assad's regime to respond positively to his call for talks to end the violenceDavid Lev, 2/4/2013, 10:02 PM

Syrian Opposition Groups Agree on Unity Plan

Syrian opposition groups have agreed in principle on a plan to unite against President Bashar Al-Assad.Elad Benari, 11/11/2012, 6:14 AM

Report: Syrian Rebels Acquire Missiles

News report says rebels fighting to depose Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad have acquired a small supply of surface-to-air missiles.Elad Benari, 8/1/2012, 6:35 AM

World Condemns Assad for Latest Massacre

Syria's opposition urges UN action in Syria, as world condemns massacre of more than 200 people in Hama.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2012, 9:31 PM