Syrians use Pokemon frenzy to depict their plightSyrian activists hope references to smartphone game will help raise attention and concern.
Syrian rebels: Stop US-led coalition airstrikesSyrian National Council demands US-led coalition in Syria cease its airstrikes after allegedly killing 77 civilians in two days.
U.S. announces more sanctions on AssadTreasury announces fresh sanctions targeting the arms and financial networks of the Syrian President's government.
UN pleads for weekly 48-hour truce in Syria's AlepThe UN called for a 48-hour truce in besieged Aleppo, Syria, in order to send aid to the civilians.
Syrian opposition calls to stop air strikesSyria's opposition appeals to coalition fighting ISIS to halt its air strikes after dozens of civilians killed in raids.
Report: Israel attacks Syrian army postSyrian rebels say Israeli Air Force bombed military post in Baath City, where Hezbollah has presence. Hezbollah blames al-Nusra Front.
ISIS attempts to recruit 'moderate' Syrian rebelsISIS publishes new video calling on Syrian rebels from the Free Syrian Army to join the group.
Israel shoots at drone over Golan HeightsNo casualties or damaged reported as Syrian drone invades Israel.
Watchdog demands Syria explain chemical arsenalOPCW pressing Syria to explain why it still has four undeclared chemical warfare agents.
Syria extends ceasefire for another 72 hoursSyrian army announces it would extend a nationwide ceasefire. Attempts to implement previous ceasefires have failed.
Assad: Support for opposition caused terrorismSyrian President tells European parliamentarians that western governments' support for Syrian opposition groups caused terrorism in Europe.
ISIS loses 12 percent of its territory in 6 monthsAs ISIS loses ground, the 'caliphate' warriors become more desperate
Watch: Russian pilots downed, killed by ISISBattlefield video shows ISIS shooting down Russian helicopter, celebrating as pilots fall to their deaths.
Syria: 22 killed in town in northwest22 civilians, including a child, killed in air strikes on the Al-Qaeda-held town of Darkush.
Putin and Obama to intensify coordination in SyriaRussian President and American President agree during a telephone call to "intensify" military coordination in Syria.
Syrian army declares temporary ceasefireSyrian army announces 72-hour ceasefire across the country, which apparently excludes jihadist groups such as ISIS and Al-Nusra Front.
Paris attacker brother gets 9 years for Syria tripKarim Mohamed-Aggad found guilty of criminal association with intent to committee terror acts. He and brother joined jihadists in Syria.
Three killed in Syrian 'Palestinian refugee camp'Three killed and another five injured in airstrikes targeting the Khan al-Shih neighborhood southwest of Damascus.
16 killed in suicide attack in Syria's HasakehMotorcycle bomber kills at least 16 people outside a bakery in northern Syria's Hasakeh city.
Amnesty: Syrian rebels guilty of war crimesNew Amnesty International report says Islamist rebels and jihadists in Syria are guilty of war crimes.
70 fighters killed in northern SyriaAt least 70 regime and rebel fighters killed in a government assault and a jihadist-led counterattack north of Aleppo.
Assad: Western nations secretly dealing with usSyrian President hints that Western nations are secretly doing deals with his country despite openly criticizing him.
22 arrested over Ataturk Airport attackTurkey arrests 22 after Istanbul airport attack, blames ISIS. ISIS angry at Turkey for supporting Syrian Kurds. Is a border war imminent?
ISIS repels US-backed Syria rebel offensiveBritish-trained New Syrian Army rebel group briefly took control of Al-Hamdan airbase, before being pushed back by jihadists.
Syrian groups threaten to quit peace talks24 Syrian civil society groups threaten to quit peace talks over the failure to halt fighting in the five-year war.
US-backed Syrian rebels bid to cut key ISIS routeNew Syrian Army launches offensive to sever vital ISIS supply route from Syria to Iraq, as jihadists come under increasing pressure.
CIA weapons for rebels sold to arms dealersReports say Jordanian intelligence officials stole weapons intended for Syrian rebels, then sold them on the black market.
What's next in the battle against ISIS?The Islamic State's 'caliphate' is looking increasingly fragmented in Iraq, and threatened in Syria - but a long battle lies ahead.
ISIS claims killing of five Syrian journalistsJihadist group publishes video showing the execution-style killing of five journalists kidnapped in eastern Syria.
'As long as Iran has money, we'll have money'Hezbollah leader admits his group lost fighters in Syria, but vows to continue to be involved in the war there.
UN envoy says Syria peace talks can resume in JulyUN’s mediator for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, says peace talks can resume if the security and humanitarian situation improve.
Kerry meets diplomats who urged Syria strikesSecretary of State John Kerry meets American diplomats behind the so-called "dissent channel" cable.
ISIS drives Syrian troops out of RaqaISIS jihadists drive Syrian regime troops out of its self-proclaimed capital, killing dozens of fighters.
US-Russia dogfight narrowly avoided over SyriaUS, Russian fighter jets face off after Russian forces bomb US-allied rebels.
Syrian boxer refuses to face off against IsraeliSyrian boxer bows out of a qualifying round for the Olympics because he would have had to face off against Israeli.
US slams Russia striking US-backed Syrian rebelsAshton Carter says accident is no excuse for hitting anti-ISIS forces.
Russia blasts diplomats' calls to strike AssadRussian officials criticize cable signed by a group of U.S. diplomats urging strikes against Syrian President.
US diplomats: We should bomb SyriaOver 50 mid- to high-level State Department officials take stand against Obama's policies.
Texas loses bid to keep Syrian refugees outFederal judge dismisses Texas lawsuit over resettlements from Syria. State officials considering their next move.
Russia announces 48-hour ceasefire in AleppoRussia says a 48-hour ceasefire in the Syrian city of Aleppo will try to help stabilize it.
Syrian teen's amputated hand a reminder of ISIS'I wish they'd cut my head off'; teen falsely accused of stealing recounts horrors of life in 'Islamic State'.
ISIS's main Syria-Turkey supply route cutArab-Kurdish fighters backed by the United States cut the Islamic State 's main supply route between Syria and Turkey.
United States blacklists Syrian jihadist groupState Department declares the Yarmuk Martyr's Brigade a global terrorist threat.
Food aid convoy arrives in Syrian town of DarayaFood aid convoy enters Syrian town for the first time since the start of a siege in 2012.
Netanyahu: 'No Syrian launchpad against Israel'Talking to Moscow's Jewish leaders, PM admits Israeli activity in Syria, says he talked with Putin about new regional 'arrangement.'
Germany probes 180 over suspected jihadist linksGerman prosecutors open cases against 180 suspected terrorists. Government expresses concern over hundreds more.
Syria to allow aid to 12 besieged areasUN says Syria has agreed to allow access for ground convoys to deliver aid to 12 besieged areas.
U.S. warplanes conduct combat sorties in Med.American warplanes conducted combat sorties in support of the campaign against ISIS from the USS Harry S. Truman.
Lavrov, Kerry discuss action against Al-QaedaRussian Foreign Minister and American Secretary of State discuss the need for decisive joint action" against Al-Nusra Front.
UN to discuss Syria air dropsSecurity Council to hold an emergency meeting on Friday to decide whether to go ahead with air drops in Syria.
US-backed forces launch new op. on ISIS in SyriaKurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces aim to cut off key jihadist lifeline into Turkey - threatening response from Ankara.
US soldier wounded batting ISIS in SyriaSpecial forces soldier was part of US mission to train and advise Kurdish-led forces advancing in jihadists' capital, Raqqa.
Kurdish-led force seizes ground from ISIS in SyriaSyrian Democratic Forces captures string of villages, as operation to liberate ISIS capital Raqqa continues.
Turkey offers US joint Syria op. - without KurdsAnkara livid over US cooperation with YPG; offers to help open second front to close ISIS smuggling route, but only without Kurds.
Australian killed fighting ISIS in SyriaJamie Bright, a former soldier, the third Australian citizen to be killed fighting with Kurdish forces.
Fresh photo of missing Japanese journalist emergesJumpei Yasuda, being held by an Al Qaeda-linked group, holding sign saying it's his 'last chance.'
Chief Syrian opposition negotiator resignsMohammed Alloush resigns from peace talks following the failure of the Geneva negotiations.