White House Condemns Assad Over Aleppo AttacksWhite House condemns the Syrian government over its recent air raids on Aleppo that have left more than 300 dead.
Rebels Take Key Hospital Base in Battle for AleppoSyrian army post bombed, captured by rebels in fierce Aleppo fighting. Wounded untreated as hospitals become bases.
Again: Russia Vetoes Resolution on SyriaRussia blocks a UN Security Council statement condemning the Syrian government's increasing military offensive on the city of Aleppo.
Syria: Aleppo Death Toll Tops 100Syrian aircraft pound rebel-held areas of Aleppo for a third day, with hospitals reporting that more than 100 people have been killed.
Syrian Army Drops Explosive Barrels on AleppoAt least 36 people, including 15 children, killed in regime air raids on rebel districts in Aleppo.
Syria: Rocket Attack Kills 18 in AleppoRebels continue to strike back after series of losses to government; Syria's Interior Minister rejects calls for Assad to step down.
Senior Syrian Rebel Commander Killed in AirstrikeLiwa al-Tawhid commander Abdul Qadir al-Saleh succumbed to wounds sustained in airstrike on meeting of battalion commanders.
Video: Syrian Rebels Take Out Regime AircraftVideos uploaded in the past few days show rebel success targeting gov't aircraft. Comes as regime offensives threaten rebel positions.
Syria: Regime Makes Gains in Damascus, AleppoCapitalizing on rebel infighting, Syrian gov't forces, backed by Shia militias from Iraq and Lebanon, retake key positions.
Syrian Jihadists Ban Singing and DancingAl-Qaeda’s main branch in Syria recently raided a wedding party in the suburb of Aleppo and ordered that music and singing be stopped.
Syrian Rebels Launch Assault on Aleppo PrisonJihadist rebels assault the regime-controlled central prison in the main northern Syrian city of Aleppo.
Syria: 50 Killed as Rebels Fight Each OtherAlmost 50 rebel fighters have been killed in three days of skirmishes between jihadists and mainstream rebels in Aleppo.
Syrian Jihadists: Insult Muhammad and be ExecutedJihadist rebel groups warn citizens in Aleppo against “hurting the dignity” of the prophet Muhammad.
NGO: Syrian Air Strike on Field Hospital Kills 11At least 11 people, including a doctor, were killed in an air strike on a field hospital in Al-Bab, Syria.
Rebels Capture Village in SyriaRebels continue to expand their control over northern Syria after conquering the road to Aleppo and cutting off supplies.
Aleppo: Syrian Rebels 'Cut Off' Regime TroopsRebels claim to have taken the road to Aleppo, cutting off supplies to gov't troops and threatening the regime's hold on Syria's 2nd city.
Syrian Jihadists Enlist the TeletubbiesSyria’s jihadist rebels are giving away toys to children, in an attempt to win over the hearts of Syrians.
Syria: Assad Denies Key Airbase Fell to RebelsRebel takeover of key air base could curtail Assad’s airstrike capabilities.
Syrian Jihadists Use Stand-Up ComedyThe jihadist Syrian rebel group Al-Nusra Front is giving gifts and providing entertainment to Syrians.
Syrian Army Attacks Homs, Aleppo, DamascusSyrian Army regulars launched an assault Saturday on rebel-held parts of Homs, while continuing to bomb areas in Damascus and Aleppo.
Battles for Aleppo, Damascus Raging in SyriaSyrian Army regulars and opposition forces have begun to battle in earnest for control of the northern commercial hub city of Aleppo.
Tensions Between Syrian Rebels Over Teen KillingThe execution of a young teen for blasphemy in Aleppo this week has sparked rage among residents and tension between rebel groups.
Teen Executed by Islamists for Blasphemy in AleppoThe Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports Islamist rebels in Aleppo executed a 15-year-old in front of his parents for blasphemy.
‘No Deal’ on UN Probe of Syria Chemical WMD SitesTalks are stalled over UN inspection of sites where Syrian chemical weapons are stored, according to diplomatic sources.
Syrian Rebels Seize Weapons Depots Near AleppoSyrian rebels have seized several weapons depots in the village of Khan Toman in Aleppo province after days of fierce clashes.
Syrian Opposition Demands World ActionSyria's main opposition group pulls out of international talks, demands world action after missiles slam into the city of Aleppo.
Syria: At Least 12 Dead in Missile AttackThree missiles crashed into residential areas of Syria's northern city of Aleppo, killing at least 12 civilians.
100 Soldiers, 30 Rebels Dead in East Syria BattleThe jihadist Al-Nusra Front seized a town in the oil-rich Syrian Hasakah province after a battle in which 100 soldiers and 30 rebels died.
Rebels Seize Most of Military Base Near AleppoRebels in northern Syria seize most of a military base, their third a major battlefield success in as many days.
Syria: 78 Executed Bodies Found in RiverThe bodies of 78 young men, all executed with a single gunshot, found in a river in Syria's Aleppo city.
Syria: 82 Dead in Bombing at Aleppo UniversityTwin blasts rip through the university campus in Syria's city of Aleppo, killing at least 82 people and wounding scores more.
Al Qaeda Grows as Civilians Shelled Across SyriaAs the Assad regime becomes increasingly desperate, its forces are starting to shell civilians in every major city across the country.
Syrian Rebels Deploy Homemade Armored ‘Box’Syrian rebels have deployed a homemade video-equipped armored vehicle that helps them rout Assad’s forces in Aleppo.
Syria: Rebels Seize Military Base Near AleppoRadical Islamist rebels seize large swathes of a Syrian military base west of Aleppo, hoist black jihadist flag over captured building.
Assad Regime Says Rebels Control Chemical FactoryThe regime of President Bashar al-Assad says Syrian rebels have gained control of a toxic chlorine factory east of Aleppo.
Syrian Rebels Kill Top Ruling Party OfficialSyrian rebels killed a top official in the ruling Baath party Thursday, along with three of his bodyguards.
Both Sides Raise Stakes in Syrian Civil WarMilitary forces are slowly ratcheting up the pressure as the stakes are growing tighter in the race to control Syria.
Aleppo Cut Off By Rebel ForcesThe northern commercial hub of Aleppo has been surrounded and cut off by rebel forces, with all but one road to the city blocked.
Former PM: Syria Under Russia, Iran ControlFormer Syrian Prime Minister Riyad Hijab warned in a BBC interview Wednesday that Syrian policy is controlled by Russia and Iran.
Syria: Dozens Hurt in Bombing on Aleppo HospitalSyrian warplanes bombard the rebel-held district of the city of Aleppo, causing dozens of casualties.
New Islamic State Declared AleppoSyrian rebels have declared independence – both from the Assad administration, and from each other. Islamic state is created in Aleppo.
Report: Assad Palace Hit by Mortar FireArab media are reporting that rebel forces have shelled the palace of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus.
Syria's PA Arabs Executed, Aleppo's Square BombedSyrian Army soldiers are reportedly aiming heavy artillery at Palestinian Authority Arab camps, and “executing” Arab men in others.
Syrian Gov't Air Strike Kills 3 Children in AleppoThree children from the same family were killed Monday in an air strike on Aleppo by Syrian government warplanes.
Free Syrian Army Moves HQ Back to SyriaSyrian opposition forces have moved their headquarters back to Syria, from Turkey.
Main Water Supplies to Aleppo Cut OffThe main water supply to the northern city of Aleppo, Syria's commercial hub, has been cut off by government troops.
Syrian General: We're Protecting Europe from Islam"Don't they understand that we are the last dam that is holding back the flood of Islamists in Europe?"
Opposition Forms Transitional Council in AleppoSyrian opposition forces in Aleppo declare the formation of a “Revolutionary Transitional Council”.
Syria's 'Bloody Saturday' Death Toll Hits 440Nearly 450 people died Saturday on the bloodiest day of the savage civil war fought by Syrian Army troops and opposition forces.
Syria Suspended from Islamic GroupThe Organization of Islamic Cooperation officially suspends Syria from membership, as Assad's forces shell a town near Aleppo.
Syria: 31 Dead in Air Strike on Rebel BastionA Syrian air strike on a rebel bastion near Aleppo kills 31 people including children.
Syrian Opposition Leader Calls for No-Fly ZoneOpposition leader says the Syrian rebels fighting to oust Assad need the protection of no-fly zones near the borders with Jordan and Turkey.
Jihadist Group Kidnaps, Murders Syrian TV AnchorAn Islamic jihadist group, the Al Nusra Front, has taken responsibility for kidnapping and murdering a Syrian state television news anchor.
Assad's Forces Pound Rebels in AleppoAssad's forces attack rebel positions in Aleppo as rebels prepare for a “strong offensive” by government forces on the city.
Aleppo Brutality May be Crimes Against HumanityUN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: The reported brutality in Aleppo may amount to crimes against humanity.
UN Confirms Syrian Rebels Have Heavy WeaponsThe head of the UN peacekeeping department confirms Syria's rebels have heavy weapons, as rebels capture a tank.
As Civil War Rages Syrians Go Hungry, UN WarnsHeavy fighting continues in Damascus, Aleppo and along Syria's border with Turkey, as the UN notes Syrians may be hungry for a year to come.