In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות

Hezbollah Silent on Latest Lebanon Attack

Hezbollah keeps quiet over bombing that targeted its soldiers in Baalbek. At least two dead.Maayana Miskin, 12/19/2013, 1:06 PM

Syrian Islamists: No to Democracy, Minority Rights

Rift between Syrian rebel movements grows as Islamist leader rejects democracy, declaring: ‘The Koran is our law.’Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 12/8/2013, 9:31 AM

Syria: Over 160 Dead in 2-Day Battle

Rebels in Damascus have been struggling to break a blockade by forces loyal to President al-Assad.Gil Ronen, 11/24/2013, 9:11 PM

Video: Kids under Fire in Damascus

Children were being interviewed about injuries they witnessed when a bomb fell nearby.Dalit Halevy, 11/24/2013, 8:22 PM

Concern: Assad’s Gains could Stall Peace Talks

West worries that Syrian rebels won’t come to the table after Assad makes gains near Damascus.Maayana Miskin, 11/17/2013, 12:45 PM

Iran 'Prepared for Exit of Foreign Forces from Syria'

Foreign Minister Zarif: "We are prepared for everybody with influence to push for withdrawal of all non-Syrians from Syrian soil.”Gil Ronen, 11/6/2013, 10:13 AM

Syrian Army Preparing for Major Damascus Assault

US, Russia hoping to prevent the move, which may derail Geneva 2 talks between the warring sides.Dalit Halevy, ArutzSheva Staff, 11/4/2013, 10:22 AM

Lebanese Media: Assad 'Weak' for Not Attacking Israel

Lebanese satire program represents Syrian President Bashar Assad as weak, ineffective for inability to respond to IAF air strikesDalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 11/3/2013, 9:10 AM

Report: Hezbollah Preparing for 'Battle for Damascus'

Was Hezbollah "withdrawal" a diversion? Terror group reportedly preparing for massive battle around Damascus.Maayana Miskin, 10/31/2013, 1:00 PM

Dramatic Footage: Staring Down the Barrel in Syria

Cameraman captures moment that his position is destroyed by the Syrian army.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 10/29/2013, 7:22 PM

Fears that Polio in Syria Could Spread

Mass flight from combat zones could bring polio virus to at-risk populations.Maayana Miskin, 10/29/2013, 5:37 PM

The Balkanization of Syria

The country isn’t going to become a stable, unified state again in the foreseeable future. Mark Silverberg, Ariel U. Policy Research Center, 10/28/2013, 9:08 PM

Video: Bomb Kills, Injures Dozens of Hezbollah Men

Rebels' video shows building collapsing in Syria, apparently burying many Hezbollah fighters under it.Dalit Halevy, 10/27/2013, 5:24 PM

Revealed: Israeli Druze Joining Assad

There are Israeli citizens on both sides of Syria’s civil war. Druze join Assad while Arabs largely favor rebels.Maayana Miskin, 10/22/2013, 8:19 PM

Date Set for Syria Peace Talks – or Maybe Not

Arab League chief says talks will convene on November 23 but U.N.-Arab League envoy to Syria says otherwise.Arutz Sheva, 10/20/2013, 5:04 PM

Doctor: Syrian Snipers Target Babies in the Womb

British doctor says snipers hired by Assad are deliberately killing unborn babies.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 10:22 AM

Syrian Intelligence Chief Dies in Clashes

Syria loses senior intelligence officer to a rebel sniper.Maayana Miskin, 10/18/2013, 2:36 PM

Syria: 6 Red Cross Workers Abducted

ICRC says 6 of its staffers and one Syrian Red Crescent worker were abducted in northwestern Syria.Arutz Sheva, 10/13/2013, 10:33 PM

Syria May Officially Split in Two

Syrian opposition weighs independent government on territory conquered from Assad.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 10/8/2013, 5:32 PM

‘Iran Forced Hezbollah to Fight in Syria’

Former senior Hezbollah leader says the group opposed involvement in Syria – but Iran forced it to join fighting.Maayana Miskin, 10/6/2013, 11:09 AM

Hezbollah Withdraws 1,200 Troops from Syria

Assad may lose one of his staunchest allies as Hezbollah increasingly divided over bloody Syria operations.Maayana Miskin and Ari Soffer, 10/3/2013, 10:20 AM

‘Army of Islam’ Coalition Established in Syria

Forty-three Islamist groups unite to create Army of Islam as battle for Syria continues.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 9/29/2013, 2:50 PM

Syria in Ruins: Video Shows Effects of War

Video shot from moving car shows huge extent of destruction along highway in eastern Damascus.Dalit Halevy, 9/18/2013, 8:08 AM

Rockets from Syria Hit Eastern Lebanon

Three rockets launched from Syria hit the Bekaa Valley of eastern Lebanon on Saturday, causing no casualties.Elad Benari, 9/15/2013, 4:54 AM

Report: Hezbollah, Iran Would Lead Syrian Counter-Attack

European report shows Assad has transferred key military posts to fighters from Lebanon, Iran.Maayana Miskin, 9/8/2013, 11:59 AM

Syrian Refugee Crisis tops Two Million

More than two million Syrians have fled the war-torn country, the UN Refugee Agency said Tuesday.Arutz Sheva, 9/3/2013, 8:05 PM

Syrian Soldiers Bolt Amid Fear of Strike

Around 55 Syrian army soldiers based in the Damascus suburbs have reportedly joined rebel forces.Adam Ross, 9/3/2013, 5:35 PM

As Syria Burns, Asma al-Assad Embarks on a Shopping Spree

Wife of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad engages in some expensive "retail therapy," as possible western strikes loom.Ari Soffer, 9/3/2013, 10:19 AM

‘If Assad Falls, Al-Qaeda Rises’

Mideast expert: If America intervenes in Syria – God protect us.Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 10:46 PM

Britain to Delay Action on Syria

British PM urges action, argues that Syria 'is not like Iraq,' but ultimately delays decision over lack of support., 8/29/2013, 7:58 PM

Syria: Life and Death in the Camera’s Eye

Syrian rebels release video of soldiers’ attempt to escape after their tank takes a direct hit., 8/28/2013, 1:43 AM

Yaalon: Test Us, and Feel IDF’s Strength

Israel’s Defense Minister sends a sharp message to Syria.Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2013, 11:59 PM

Syria: Was Chemical Weapons Massacre a Mistake?

Experts weigh in on who used chemical weapons in Syria and why. Israeli expert says ‘operational mistake’ a likely factor.Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2013, 10:52 PM

Australian Ambassador Visits Syrian Wounded in Israel

Australia’s ambassador to Israel visits victims of Syria violence. ‘Assad must stop the slaughtering of his people.’Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2013, 8:58 PM

Strike on Syria ‘As Early as Thursday’

Russia hurries to get its citizens out as US officials warn operation in Syria could be imminent.Maayana Miskin, 8/27/2013, 5:12 PM

Syria Allows Inspectors to See Chemical Attack Site

Agreement reached with UN's disarmament chief, Angela Kane. The team is to begin work on Monday.Arutz Sheva, 8/25/2013, 6:02 PM

Netanyahu: This Cannot Continue

Prime Minister on Syria: Dangerous regimes cannot be allowed to possess the most dangerous weapons on earth.Maayana Miskin, 8/25/2013, 11:37 AM

Report: 1,000 Mosques Destroyed in Syria Fighting

The civil war in Syria has turned into a religious war between Sunnis and Alawite Shiites.Gil Ronen, 8/17/2013, 10:02 PM

Video: Syrians Try to Move Bomb

Tragic-comic video shows attempt by rural Syrians to move a bomb dropped by army helicopter.Gil Ronen, 8/15/2013, 8:58 PM

Galilee: A Syrian Father's Tears of Gratitude

X-ray technician at Western Galilee Hospital tells story of 12 year old Syrian patient at ICU, Shin Bet and more.Gil Ronen, 8/12/2013, 2:19 PM

CIA's #2: Syrian Rebels are the Top Threat to U.S.

Agency’s outgoing second-in-command says the country could become Al Qaeda's new safe haven.Gil Ronen, 8/7/2013, 9:12 AM

Syria: Assad Denies Key Airbase Fell to Rebels

Rebel takeover of key air base could curtail Assad’s airstrike capabilities.Maayana Miskin, 8/6/2013, 4:48 PM

Videos: Syrian Army Collapsing in the East

Rebels capture 100 soldiers and weapons at Deir a-Zour. Fifty other prisoners were executed.Gil Ronen, 8/3/2013, 9:46 PM

Syrian Rebels Strike Back with Massive Homs Bombing

Rebels in Syria hit the city of Homs, killing 40, as Assad makes a rare trip outside the capital.Maayana Miskin, 8/1/2013, 9:20 PM

Congress Okays Initial Arms Shipments to Syria Rebels

House and Senate Intelligence Committees give green light to send CIA weapons to rebels, despite concerns over Al Qaeda.Gil Ronen, 7/23/2013, 1:10 PM

U.S. Passport Found among Syria Jihadists

Passport found at abandoned al Qaaeda base in Syria belongs to Pennsylvania-born Amir Farouk Ibrahim.Gil Ronen, 7/23/2013, 11:11 AM

Angry Refugees Tell Kerry: Impose No-Fly Zone

On his visit to Jordan, US Secretary of State receives a reminder that there's more to the Middle East than the Arab-Israeli conflictAri Soffer, 7/18/2013, 10:16 PM

Dempsey: U.S. Mulling Use of Force in Syria

Attacking in Syria “is under deliberation inside of our agencies of government,” general tells SenateGil Ronen, 7/18/2013, 9:06 PM

Video: Missile Just Misses Syria Rebels

Syria rebels manning a heavy machine gun nearly meet their Maker.Gil Ronen, 7/15/2013, 3:16 AM

Syria: Clashes Escalate Between Free Syrian Army, Al Qaeda

Clashes between FSA, Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, underline growing tensions between rebel factionsAri Soffer, 7/13/2013, 9:48 PM

Russia Accuses Syrian Rebels of Using Sarin Gas

Russia's UN envoy says he handed over evidence which indicates that the rebels used sarin gas in March. White House skeptical.Elad Benari, 7/10/2013, 4:13 AM

Syrian Rebels Claim Responsibility for Beirut Blast

Liwa'a 313 claims responsibility for Tuesday's attack on Hizbullah stronghold.Ari Soffer, 7/9/2013, 2:57 PM

ZOA Chief: Can't Decide Who's Worse in Syria

Morton Klein tells Arutz Sheva in special interview: U.S. is not sure whom to support in Syrian civil war, because both are bad.Eliran Aharon, New York, 7/5/2013, 3:24 AM

Yaalon: Combat Units ‘Likely to Be Called Up Soon’

Defense Minister hints at major operation during a visit to the Golan.Maayana Miskin, 6/26/2013, 1:41 PM

Video Shows Al Qaeda Conquest of a Town

Documentation of Al Qaeda fighters taking over Al-Shadadi in Syria shows their relatively high morale.Dalit Halevy, 6/25/2013, 1:13 PM

Jordan Denies CIA is Training Syria Rebels

"There is no training in our country whatsoever of Syrian opposition forces," the prime minister told journalists.Gil Ronen, 6/22/2013, 10:14 PM

Report: Nasrallah's Brother Killed in Syrian Battle

A report on Channel Two Monday said that the brother of Hizbullah head Hassan Nasrallah was killed in a battle in SyriaDavid Lev, 6/17/2013, 4:01 PM