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Lavrov: Syria ceasefire must be salvaged

Russian Foreign Minister tell UN that agreements aimed at ending the war in Syria must be salvaged.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, Yesterday, 12:26 AM

UN extends Syria chemical weapons probe

UN Security Council gives panel investigating chemical weapons use in Syria another month to complete its work.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 5:44 AM

Syrian army launches new offensive on Aleppo

Syria's army announces an offensive to retake the rebel-held east of Aleppo, days after ceasefire fell apart.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 12:01 AM

UN deputy says peace talks could resume in 'weeks'

After the breakdown of the Syrian ceasefire this week, UN envoy said he hopes peace talks could resume in coming weeks.Yoel Domb, Thursday, 4:27 PM

U.S. concludes Russia attacked Syrian aid convoy

Officials say the United States has reached the preliminary conclusion that Russian warplanes bombed aid convoy in Aleppo.Ben Ariel, Wedensday, 12:13 AM

Syria: 12 killed as aid convoy attacked

18 trucks in a 31-vehicle convoy delivering aid attacked in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuseday, 1:36 AM

War crimes investigators seek out Syrian refugees

UN war crimes investigators asked European countries to allow them access to Syrian refugees who could help them document war crimes.AFP, Monday, 8:41 PM

'Concern about Turkish incursion in Syria'

Watch: Top Israeli expert Dr. Jonathan Spyer believes that Israel has very good reason to be concerned regarding current situation in Syria.ILTV, Monday, 9:23 AM

Experts: Full ceasefire in Syria - highly unlikely

ILTV reports on tensions on the northern border with Syria which remain higher than ever as the Iron Dome missile system has been deployed.ILTV, Monday, 6:18 AM

Syria accuses the United States of supporting ISIS

Syria's UN ambassador claims the United States wants ceasefire to fail, after American air strike accidentally hits Syrian soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 5:13 AM

U.S. apologizes after air strike hits Syrian army

Pentagon admits coalition fighting ISIS may have struck Syrian military positions in Deir Ezzor.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 3:40 AM

UN inquiry blames Syrian army for chlorine attacks

UN inquiry identifies two Syrian Air Force helicopter squadrons and two other units in chlorine gas attacks, says Western diplomat.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/17/2016, 12:20 AM

U.S.: No aid? No cooperation with Russia in Syria

Kerry tells Russian counterpart there will be no military coordination in Syria until regime forces there allow aid into besieged cities.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/16/2016, 11:41 PM

ISIS information minister killed in Syria

Coalition air strike in Syria kills Wa'il Adil Hasan Salman al-Fayad, considered ISIS's information minister.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/16/2016, 9:59 PM

Russia says Syria truce deal is one-sided

Russia says ceasefire deal in Syria is one-sided.AFP, 9/16/2016, 5:55 PM

Druze to Eizenkot: Guard our brothers in Syria

Druze leaders met with the IDF Chief of Staff, requesting aid for their brothers on the Syrian border.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2016, 12:58 PM

Fragile truce in Syria extended by 48 hours

The fragile truce in Syria has been extended for 48 hours under an agreement between Moscow and WashingtonArutz Sheva staff, 9/15/2016, 12:53 PM

UN envoy lauds significant drop in Syria violence

UN's Syria envoy applauds a fall in violence through the first 24 hours of ceasefire, but says aid convoys have not yet deployed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 5:44 AM

Death toll in Syrian war passes 300,000

More than 300,000 people have been killed in Syria since March 2011, according to latest toll by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.Ben Ariel, 9/14/2016, 3:14 AM

IDF attacks in Syria following latest 'spillover'

Israel Air Force targets artillery positions of the Syrian regime after three projectiles hit Israel.Elad Benari, 9/14/2016, 12:04 AM

3 mortar shells explode in the Golan Heights

In what is becoming a repeated occurrence, 3 mortar shells fired from Syria explode in Golan in what appears to be unintentional fire.Kobi Finkler, 9/13/2016, 7:06 PM

IDF denies Syria downed Israeli planes

'Missiles were fired at our aircraft, but never threatened the targets.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 10:50 AM

IDF attacks Syrian targets in the Golan Heights

Aircraft from the Israel Air Force strike cannons belonging to the Syrian regime after mortar explodes in the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 9/13/2016, 2:33 AM

'Last chance' ceasefire in Syria takes effect

U.S.- and Russia-brokered ceasefire takes effect amid skepticism over how long it will hold.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 2:12 AM

Pentagon: ISIS spokesman killed in U.S. airstrike

Pentagon spokesman confirms ISIS spokesman Abu Mohamed al-Adnani was killed by an American airstrike in northern Syria.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2016, 1:12 AM

Analysis: Ceasefire in Syria means time to reload

Dr. Y. Blanga, historian and expert on Syrian affairs at Bar Ilan University, says the ceasefire won’t last.Shimon Cohen, 9/12/2016, 9:21 AM

'The solution is polygamy'

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

Hardline Syrian rebel group rejects truce

Islamist Ahrar al-Sham rejects truce in Syria brokered by the U.S. and Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2016, 4:44 AM

4th mortar shell falls in the Golan Heights

A mortar shell - the fourth in a few days - fell in the Golan Heights in Israeli territory. The explosive hit an open area.Orli Harari, 9/10/2016, 10:37 PM

Air strike kills top jihadist rebel commander

An air strike near Syria's battleground city Aleppo killed the military leader of the largest rebel alliance.AFP, 9/9/2016, 10:59 AM

US pushes Russia for 'true' Syria deal

Ahead of peace talks on Syria between the US and Russia, Washington is warning its patience is wearing thin.AFP, 9/9/2016, 9:14 AM

Syrian regime denies using chlorine

Syrian government denies it used chlorine gas in an attack in Aleppo, following which dozens were treated for breathing problems.Elad Benari, 9/9/2016, 4:46 AM

CIA chief: ISIS will remain a threat for a while

CIA Director John Brennan predicts that that ISIS will remain a threat in Syria and Iraq for quite some time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2016, 3:43 AM

Presidential nominee doesn't know about 'Aleppo'

Libertarian presidential nominee Gary Johnson doesn't recognize the name of Syria's second largest city during a TV interview.Ben Ariel, 9/9/2016, 3:15 AM

Top Syrian rebel commander killed in airstrike

Leader of Fateh al-Sham, formerly Al-Nusra Front, killed in an airstrike during a meeting of the group's leaders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/9/2016, 2:11 AM

IDF attacks Syrian mortar launchers

Israeli Air Force launches airstrikes against mortar launchers belonging to the Syrian regime in the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 9/8/2016, 2:24 AM

Britain, opposition plan for post-Assad Syria

British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson to meet Syrian opposition leaders to plan for gradual transition to democracy in Syria, sans Assad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2016, 12:31 PM

Syrian regime reportedly uses chlorine in Aleppo

Dozens of people treated for breathing problems in Aleppo after regime helicopters drop barrel bombs which may have contained chlorine gas.Ben Ariel, 9/7/2016, 3:45 AM

Erdogan proposes Syria 'no-fly zone'

Turkish President says he proposed to both the United States and Russia the setting up of a no-fly zone in northern Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2016, 5:42 AM

IDF attacks in Syria

IDF forces attacked Syrian mortar enclavements in retaliation for mortar bombing in Central Golan HeightsKobi Finkler, 9/4/2016, 10:27 PM

Syria regime advances south of Aleppo

Syrian government forces advanced on Sunday south of Aleppo as they pushed to once again encircle rebel neighborhoods and reimpose a siege.AFP, 9/4/2016, 2:48 PM

US, Russia negotiating Syria deal

The United States indicated Sunday it was close to a deal with Russia to stemp the violence in Syria's brutal civil war.AFP, 9/4/2016, 12:34 PM

Erdogan: Kurds didn't move east of Euphrates

Turkish President dismisses claims that the Kurdish People's Protection Units retreated east of the Euphrates River.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2016, 5:15 AM

U.S. journalist flees Syria, arrested in Turkey

State Department says Lindsay Snell has been arrested in Turkey and charged with "violating a military zone" after she returned from Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2016, 3:42 AM

'Russia claim it killed ISIS spokesman is a joke'

American officials laugh at Russia's assertion that it was responsible for the air strike that killed ISIS spokesman Abu Mohamed al-Adnani.Ben Ariel, 9/1/2016, 2:13 AM

Iran to Turkey: Get out of Syria

Iran claims Turkey's offensive "a violation of Syria's sovereignty," as Turkey marches deeper into Kurdish-claimed territory.AFP, 8/31/2016, 2:39 PM

Russia rejects UN findings on Syria

Russia says findings of a UN-led investigation on Syrian chemical attack are not conclusive enough to trigger sanctions.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2016, 6:42 AM

U.S. confirms ISIS spokesman was targeted

American official confirms international coalition targeted ISIS spokesman, but won't say whether he was killed.Ben Ariel, 8/31/2016, 1:38 AM

Senior ISIS official killed in Syria

Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, ISIS leader and spokesperson reportedly killed in Syria.David Rosenberg, 8/30/2016, 9:35 PM

How the Syrian war impacts the Middle East

Watch: ILTV speaks with Dr. Mordechai Kedar of the Bar Ilan University Begin-Sadat Center for Strategic StudiesILTV, 8/30/2016, 9:06 AM

UN awarded contracts to Assad associates

Guardian newspaper reveals the UN has awarded contracts to people closely associated with Syrian President as part of an aid program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2016, 3:12 AM

Turkey: Kurds must not reach the sea

Turkey excuses recent raids on Kurdish forces by citing the dangers of a split Syria, as Kurds inch toward the Mediterranean.AFP, 8/29/2016, 4:55 PM

Pentagon: Stand down, Kurds, Turks

As the US-backed Kurds and the invading Turks continue to scrap to the west of the Euphrates, the Pentagon tries to take tensions down.AFP, 8/29/2016, 3:23 PM

France presses UN to condemn chemical attacks

France pressing Security Council members to condemn the Syrian government over report that Syrian troops used chemical weapons.Ben Ariel, 8/29/2016, 5:16 AM

Evacuation from Syria's Daraya begins

Rebels and civilians begin evacuating the Syrian town of Daraya after a four-year army siege.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 8/26/2016, 9:03 PM

Barrel bomb attack in Aleppo kills 11 children

15 civilians, including 11 children, killed in a barrel bomb attack on a rebel-held neighborhood of Syria's Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2016, 3:13 AM

U.S. calls for Assad to be held accountable

White House says it is "impossible to deny" that Syria launched chemical weapon attacks.Ben Ariel, 8/25/2016, 6:44 AM