Russia gets UN backing for Syria truce

Russia secures unanimous UN support for Kazakhstan talks.AFP, 12/31/2016, 11:03 PM

Russia seeks UN backing for Syria truce

While Syria ceasefire holds, Russia pushes for UN intervention.AFP, 12/31/2016, 6:09 PM

Russia, Turkey agree on Syria ceasefire plan

Turkey, Russia, agree on ceasefire plan, but exclude 'terror groups' from being held to ceasefire.AFP, 12/28/2016, 12:43 PM

Lapid: My father is rolling over in his grave

Yesh Atid Leader blasts PM over reports Israeli ambassador to UN was ordered to miss votes on investigating war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2016, 6:35 PM

Ziv Medical Center raises funds for Syria war victims

Israeli hospital treats Syrian victims, aims to send them home with care packages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2016, 11:42 AM

Turkish broadcaster cries as doctors operate on chid

Turkish Times broadcaster breaks down crying after showing video of field operation in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2016, 10:48 PM

Obama washes hands of Syria

Obama says Assad, Russia and Iran have blood on hands, US has no way to save Syria without conquering it.AFP, 12/17/2016, 7:43 PM

4,000 rebels, family members to quit east Aleppo

At least 4,000 rebels and their families are to be evacuated from the last opposition-held districts of Syria's Aleppo.AFP, 12/15/2016, 12:05 PM

Iran says Aleppo 'victory' shows its regional clout

Tehran officials celebrate rebel defeat in Syria as victory for Iran nuclear program.AFP, 12/14/2016, 2:55 PM

WATCH: Russian special forces battle rebels in Syria

Rare video shows footage of Russian special forces fighting rebels in Syria.Chana Roberts, 12/12/2016, 8:57 AM

Russia forces ISIS out of Palmyra

Russian warplanes strike ISIS in Syria, force them to surrender retaken Palmyra.AFP, 12/11/2016, 12:28 PM

Western powers call for talks to end Syria war

Western powers demand civilians be allowed to leave Aleppo, insist involved parties hold talks to end conflict.AFP, 12/10/2016, 11:51 PM

Russian jet crashes near Syria

Second Russian jet crashes while attempting to land after bombing raid in Syria.AFP, 12/5/2016, 1:54 PM

Syria army advances in east Aleppo

Syrian army advances as civilians flee.AFP, 12/3/2016, 11:59 PM

Missiles continue to rain down on Aleppo, world silent

Aleppo bombings get heavier as talks of new ceasefire progress.AFP, 10/14/2016, 12:33 PM

Syria: Aleppo's last hospital may stop functioning

Syrian civilians fear world has abandoned them, ask that sick and wounded be evacuated.AFP, 9/30/2016, 11:36 AM

Islamic State crows as Russia and America trade blows

The present disastrous state of affairs could have been avoided. David Singer, 9/24/2016, 9:57 PM

Clashes in Syria despite ceasefire

Is the ceasefire over?AFP, 9/16/2016, 1:06 PM

UN: It's up to us to solve refugee crisis

First-ever UN summit to discuss xenophobia and refugee placement. Summit will deliver, "an increase in compassion."AFP, 9/16/2016, 8:46 AM

Syria: Israel is trying to sabotage ceasefire

According to a representative of the Syrian army, Israel is trying to upset the fragile ceasefire.Yonatan Roberts, 9/14/2016, 10:35 PM

Syrian residents still waiting for aid

The US and Russian arranged ceasefire in Syria is holding, but aid still isn't forthcoming.AFP, 9/14/2016, 8:50 PM

Turkey: We hope Syria ceasefire will be permanent

Turkey expresses hopes for peace, in light of the recent Syria ceasefire.AFP, 9/13/2016, 7:29 PM

'The solution is polygamy'

Polygamy and divorce are on the rise in war-torn Syria.AFP, 9/12/2016, 9:02 AM

Will Syria gas attacks probe condemn the Assad regime?

A yearlong investigation to determine who is behind deadly chemical attacks in Syria takes center stage at the United Nations this week.AFP, 8/23/2016, 9:26 AM

US-backed rebels free Syrian city of Manbij

Celebrations in the streets of Manbij, which was of great importance to ISIS. Women have been ripping off their burqas and smoking.Guy Cohen, 8/13/2016, 8:54 PM

Nasrallah's "Speech of the Year"

Read it carefully. He represents the threatening regional power – Iran -- and is the geographically closest significant threat to Israel, with operative cells all over the world capable of terror attacks against a long list of possible targets.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/24/2016, 11:19 PM

161 chemical weapons reportedly used during Syrian conflict

The Syrian American Medical Society reports 1,491 deaths caused by chemical attacks, with 14,581 people injured.Shoshana Miskin, 3/14/2016, 1:34 PM

Assad tells Putin he accepts ceasefire plan

Syrian leader supports ceasefire deal brokered by Moscow and Washington, Kremlin says.Gil Ronen, 2/24/2016, 5:22 PM

Two hospitals bombed in Syria, 19 killed; Russia blamed

Hospitals in Aleppo and Idlib provinces hit by air strikes and rocket artillery; observers blame Russian jets, say attack was deliberate.Gil Ronen, 2/15/2016, 1:39 PM

UN says Assad approves aid to besieged town

Starvation-struck town of Madaya will get aid in apparent goodwill gesture ahead of peace talks.Gil Ronen, 2/1/2016, 10:52 PM

In speech, Ban Ki-Moon exhibits contempt for Syrian agony

Analysis: Over 55,000 people were killed in Syria in 2015. Can you guess what 87% of Ban Ki-Moon's speech on the Middle East was about?Mark Langfan, UN correspondent, 1/27/2016, 12:31 PM

Syria talks: Kerry, Lavrov can't agree on whom to invite

US and Russian top diplomats Kerry and Lavrov hit snag in Switzerland but Lavrov says the talks will begin next week as planned.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2016, 10:26 PM

Syria says it seized key rebel redoubt in Latakia

Syrian army took control of the strategic town of Salma, in northwestern province of Latakia, in a major victory for Assad's forces.Gil Ronen, 1/12/2016, 6:39 PM

Aid convoys roll into starving Syria towns

Besieged Syrians in Madaya, Foua and Kefraya are receiving food, but at least 28 people, including 6 babies, have starved to death.Gil Ronen, 1/11/2016, 6:33 PM

Starvation deaths in Madaya, Syria; people 'eating grass'

Aid begins flowing to Madaya, but it was too late for 5 more people who died of starvation Sunday. Some 400,000 others under siege.Gil Ronen, 1/11/2016, 1:26 PM

Deal to allow aid into starving Syria towns

Tens of thousands of people are in danger of starving to death in Madaya and in the Idlib region.Gil Ronen, 1/10/2016, 1:35 PM

Syrian army attacks rebel forces on Israeli border

Under cover of rain and fog, regime forces fight against rebels in Quneitra, on the Syrian Golan Heights just over the border.Shoshana Miskin, 12/31/2015, 10:23 PM

Russia launches first Syria strikes from submarine

Calibre cruise missiles fired from the 'Rostov-on-Don' submarine from the Mediterranean Sea, says Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.Arutz Sheva staff, 12/8/2015, 10:55 PM

German cabinet approves military aid for ISIS fight

Package includes Tornado reconnaissance jets, a naval frigate and up to 1,200 troops.Arutz Sheva staff, 12/1/2015, 1:23 PM

Kerry: We Want to Avoid Total Destruction of Syria

Kerry seeks to meet with representatives from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Jordan to discuss Syria.Arutz Sheva, 10/19/2015, 11:19 AM

Russian Jets Pound Rebel Positions in Syria

After establishing military presence in Syria, Putin's forces go on the attack.Gil Ronen, 9/30/2015, 4:29 PM

Video: IDF Kills Iran-Sponsored Golan Terrorists

Terrorists infiltrated from Syria last month in order to plant bombs. IDF says Tehran sent them.Kobi Finkler, 8/16/2015, 7:20 PM

Defense Minister Reveals Israel Aiding Syrian Rebels

Yaalon: 'Rebels near the border receive humanitarian aid, on condition that they block terrorists and don't attack Druze.'Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 6/29/2015, 3:30 PM

Druze Attack IDF Ambulance Carrying Syrians

Residents of Horfesh suspected the vehicle was carrying wounded jihadists, who were fighting Druze in Syria.Yishai Karov, 6/22/2015, 10:41 AM

UN Envoy Concludes Trip to Syria, Condemns Civilian Deaths

Staffan de Mistura ends three-day trip to Damascus with condemnation of the deaths of civilians in both government and rebel fire.Ben Ariel, 6/18/2015, 1:13 AM

Assad Collapse Deemed Near as Rebels, ISIS Advance

Expert Ehud Yaari says despite Iran's assistance, Assad is quickly running out of troops and time. IDF: 'Syrian army has ceased to exist.'Gil Ronen, 6/3/2015, 2:37 PM

ISIS Massacres Hundreds in Palmyra

Syrian state TV says about 400 civilians were massacred since Wednesday. Other reports say most of the victims were Shabiha militiamen.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/24/2015, 10:32 PM

2,000 Evacuated from Syria's Yarmouk as ISIS Advances

Around 400 families left the camp on Friday and Saturday via two secure roads, says PLO official.Gil Ronen, 4/5/2015, 7:54 PM

Rights Groups Call on Int'l Community: End Syrian Civil War

'Planet Syria' campaign aims to rally international organizations and groups to end Assad's regime and begin negotiations between rebels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2015, 7:46 AM

Sources: Over 1,000 Hezbollah Terrorists on the Golan

Over 1,000 Hezbollah terrorists are fighting with Syrian and Iranian forces on the Golan, according to numerous sources.Yaakov Levi, 2/15/2015, 6:09 PM

Blast in Damascus Pilgrim Bus Kills Nine

Al-Qaeda's Syrian branch blows up bus carrying Lebanese Shiites. Hezbollah decries 'barbarity of the terrorists'AFP, Arutz Sheva staff, 2/1/2015, 10:36 PM

US Gives $6 Million to Syria Opposition Government

Syria opposition government receives $6 million aid from US to be used for reconstruction and strengthening local government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2015, 12:20 PM

Over 76,000 Reported Killed in Syria in 2014

Among the dead in the civil war: nearly 18,000 civilians, among them 3,500 children.Arutz Sheva, 1/1/2015, 11:00 PM

IAF Syria Raid Last Week was ‘the Biggest to Date’

Targets included Dimas airport, SAM repository, and the 105th Brigade, says Al Monitor.Arutz Sheva, 12/13/2014, 10:30 PM

US-Backed Syria Rebels Surrender to Al Qaeda

US hoped Harakat Hazm and the Syrian Revolutionary Front would join the attack on the Islamic State.Arutz Sheva, 11/2/2014, 5:36 PM

Syrian Rebel President: Assad Helping ISIS

Shocking claim by rebel leader at UN: Assad wants ISIS to defeat FSA, so the West sees him as the best alternative.Mark Langfan, 9/23/2014, 9:00 AM

Liberman Blames Assad's Forces for Golan Heights Explosion

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman says attack was deliberate, 'clearly from Syrian authorities.'AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2014, 11:31 AM