Car bomb in Damascus wounds several peopleCar bomb blast hits area of Damascus housing several government buildings.
Rocket fire kills at least 8 in Syrian capitalFighting continues in bloody Syrian civil war, as rebel forces fire rockets into the heart of Damascus, killing 8 and wounding 20.
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.
52 dead as rival rebel groups clash near Syria capitalPowerful Army of Islam rebel faction engaged in bloody power struggle with Al Qaeda's Syrian franchise, even as regime attacks continue.
Intra-rebel clashes east of Damascus kill dozensDespite regime onslaught, Islamist rebels turn on each other in major battle east of Syrian capital.
250 Syrian civilians feared kidnapped by ISIS near DamascusSome 250 civilians have been missing since Monday, when Islamic State overran a cement factory east of Damascus.
ISIS launches mass bombings on Shi'ite shrineAt least 45 dead, 110 wounded in 3 coordinated blasts near shrine for Mohammed's granddaughter outside Damascus.
Syrian media: IAF hit Scud shipment by DamascusState media reports IAF jets struck ballistic missile convoy from base just outside Damascus as well as fuel reserve.
Report: IAF hit advanced Russian missiles outside DamascusSaudi report follows prior reports, saying Hezbollah sites adjacent to elite Syrain army division hit, taking out anti-tank missiles.
Report: IAF strikes Damascus AirportArab media reports Israeli fighter jets hit Damascus international airport, taking out electricity and halting flights - target unclear.
Assad kills 40 in Damascus bombing bonanzaDeath toll expected to rise in regime rocket and mortar barrage on market in rebel-held Damascus suburb.
Syria: Regime Jets Bombard Rebel-Held Damascus SuburbsAs Russia ups its own bombing campaign against rebels and ISIS, regime targets rebel-held suburb of Jobar in capital Damascus.
Two Rockets Hit Russian Embassy in DamascusAfter 300 people gather to support Russian airstrikes, rockets slam into embassy sowing panic; casualty counts still unknown.
Meet Iran's Islamic Jihad Cell that Attacked IsraelID of 5 Palestinian terrorists who fired rockets last week unveiled; license plates show they hailed from Iran hub of Damascus.
Regime Airstrikes Near Damascus Kill 37 CiviliansDeath toll keeps rising in bombardment that wounded at least 120, as rebels kill 13 in rocket strikes on Damascus.
Rebel Rocket Fire Kills 5 in DamascusRocket fire from rebel-held areas around Syrian capital kill five and wound 37.
Assad Makes Rare Public Appearance for Muslim HolidaySyrian President attends prayers at a Damascus mosque to mark the holiday of Eid al-Fitr.
Syria: Rebel Mortar Attack in Damascus Kills 20Fighting continues in Syria as rebel mortar attack in Damascus kills 4 people, while government forces battle ISIS in Hasakeh.
UN Refugee Agency Marks World Refugee Day in SyriaUN calls on global community to remember millions displaced by war.
Iranian Soldiers Deployed to Protect Damascus as Rebels AdvanceIranian, Iraqi fighters sent to guard against rebel attack on Syrian capital, amid concerns Assad regime is failing.
Damascus: Syrian General Injured in Rebel Suicide BombingGeneral Mohammad Eid wounded when rebels on motorbikes stage daring assault in regime-held suburb of Syrian capital.
'Buy Syrian' Fair in Damascus Highlights War DamageStruggling entrepreneurs take part in fair to emphasize 'made in Syria' products, as the tolls of civil war are sharply felt.
Syria: 42 Dead in Clashes Between RebelsAt least 42 fighters killed in fierce fighting between Islamist rebels and the Islamic State group.
Palestinians Repel ISIS in Syrian Refugee CampPalestinian and Syrian fighters were able Thursday to retake control of a large refugee camp in Damascus seized by ISIS.
Syria: Damascus Shelled, Hamas Terrorist KilledOne dead and 30 wounded in souk attack on Damascus; separate incident kills Hamas terrorist in Yarmuk.
Four Killed in Twin Suicide Bombings South of DamascusFour killed and 13 more wounded in two simultaneous suicide attacks in southern Damascus on Monday.
Syrian Regime's Airstrikes Kill 15 Near Damascus15 people killed and dozens more wounded in government airstrike on a rebel area in Syria, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says.
Damascus: Regime Airstrikes Kill 82 PeopleOver 60 airstrikes from Assad's forces on the Syrian capital mark the deadliest onslaught since November, watchdog group says.
Reports: Damascus Suffers Major Rocket Attack ThursdayFighting intensified in and around Damascus Thursday, as rebels pounded neighborhoods of the city with rockets, reports said.
Syria: At Least 7 Dead in Damascus Bus BombingDozens also injured after explosion on bus carrying Shia Muslim pilgrims in the Syrian capital; Nusra Front claims responsibility.
Syria: Mortars, Rockets Rain Down on DamascusRebels make good on threats to retaliate after deadly regime airstrikes, fire barrage of rockets and mortars at gov't-held areas of capital.
Report: Syria Strikes Targeted Hezbollah-Bound Missile SystemPan-Arab paper appears to back reports strikes at Dimas and Damascus airport targeted S300 missile system; Hezbollah denies.
Watch: Footage of Alleged Israeli Airstrike Near DamascusSyrian state TV airs footage of airstrikes near capital; Syrian army says strikes proof Israel is supporting rebels.
5 Nuclear Engineers Killed in SyriaFive nuclear engineers, including one Iranian, killed north of Damascus near the research center where they worked.
Syria Submits 'Specific' List of Chemical Weapons to OPCW'Discrepancies' were found in the original list Syria provided to the joint mission, officials claim, amidst rumors of more attacks.
Report: Assad's Forces Razing Whole Neighborhoods in SyriaHuman Rights Watch claims Assad's forces have been destroying whole neighborhoods in Syria, using satellite photos as evidence.
48 Besieged 'Palestinian Refugees' Starve in SyriaAl-Yarmouk camp besieged by Syrian army for months, death toll up to 48 as PA Arabs protest on Temple Mount.
Syria: Deadly Suicide Bombing Kills Four in DamascusBombing targeted 'government building' as clashes around the capital continue.
Mortar Shell Hits Damascus School, Children UnharmedA mortar shell hits the French school in the Syrian capital, children in class miraculously escape without injuries.
Syria: Dozens of Soldiers Killed in Rebel Bomb AttackAt least 31 Syrian soldiers killed in a rebel bomb attack on an army base near Damascus.
Syria: Rebels in Crisis as Regime Forces Continue to Make GainsCapitalizing on rebel infighting, Syrian gov't forces, backed by Shia militias from Iraq and Lebanon, retake key positions.
Rare Attack on Regime Stronghold as Battle for Damascus LoomsSyrian rebels hit southern city of Suweida, until now untouched by the conflict, as army gears up for major Damascus operation.
Rare Footage: View from Syrian Tank Turret in BattleVideo from Syrian army tanks in Damascus battle shows army caution in the face of rebel advantages in urban combat.
Report: Hezbollah Preparing for 'Battle for Damascus'Was Hezbollah "withdrawal" a diversion? Terror group reportedly preparing for massive battle around Damascus.
Syria: At Least 20 Dead in Car Bomb ExplosionCar bomb explosion kills at least 20 near a mosque in the Damascus province town of Suq Wadi Barada.
Damascus in the Dark After Rebels Hit Gas PipelineAn explosion near the airport in Damascus has been followed by a blackout in parts of the country.
Hezbollah Helps Syrian Army Retake Key TownDespite withdrawal of some of its fighter, Iranian-backed terror group still a key weapon in Assad's arsenal.
'Terror Tunnel' Discovered - This Time in DamascusSimilarities between tunnel used by Syrian rebels and recently discovered Hamas tunnel from Gaza may not be a coincidence.
Two Car Bombs Explode in DamascusTwo car bombs exploded near Syria’s state television headquarters in central Damascus.
Syria: Scores Killed as Army Attacks Rebels South of DamascusScores of Syrian rebels and army forces were killed in fierce fighting south of Damascus.
Syria: Rebels Down Drone as Regime Casualties MountRebels parade unmanned drone shot down near Damascus; regime forces under strain.
Economist: Damascus Worst Place to Live in the WorldThanks to the civil war in Syria, Damascus is now listed as the worst city in the world to live in by a prestigious British publication.
Report: Syrian Army Seals Damascus, Prepares ‘Martyrs’The Syrian army continues to prepare for strikes with Damascus shutdown, ‘martyr’ pilots.
Syrian Official: If Damascus is Attacked, Tel Aviv Will BurnA senior official in the Syrian army warns the West: waging a war on Syria will be reciprocated with an attack on Tel Aviv.
Initial Assessment: Assad Did Use Chemical WeaponsPreliminary assessment by U.S. and allied intelligence agencies concludes that chemical weapons were indeed used by Syrian forces.
Syrian Army Assaults Homs, Al Nusra Takes Checkpoint Near JordanSyrian Army regulars launched an assault Saturday on rebel-held parts of Homs, while continuing to bomb areas in Damascus and Aleppo.
Syrian Rebels: Chemical Weapons Used in DamascusSyrian government forces reportedly used chemical weapons against rebel-controlled areas in two Damascus neighborhoods.