UN: Both Assad and ISIS used chemical weaponsUN investigation finds Syrian President's forces carried out at least two chemical attacks, and ISIS jihadists used mustard gas as a weapon.
Pentagon to Syria: Don't fly near coalition troopsUnited States warns Syrian regime that it is prepared to shoot down planes threatening international coalition forces in northern Syria.
UN official blasts 'sinful' carnage in AleppoUN top aid official Stephen O'Brien voices anger at world powers' inability to agree on a truce to allow aid into Syria's second city.
Turkey sides with Syria against Kurdish stateTurkish PM Binali Yildirim: "absolutely unacceptable" for any Kurdish entity to be established in northern Syria, or any other region.
Iran: Russian forces 'inconsiderate show-offs'Defense Minister of Iran says Russia was showing off when it revealed that it used an Iranian airbase for bombing missions in Syria.
Truce in Hasakeh? Kurds deny a deal was reachedSyria's military says a truce deal was reached with the Kurds in the city of Hasakeh, while Kurdish source says talks are still ongoing.
Syrian pound drops sharply against US dollarThe value of the Syrian pound fell sharply over the weekend due to petroleum shortage as a result the war ravaging the country.
More than 300 civilians dead in AleppoMore than 300 civilians have been killed in a three-week surge of fighting and bombardment in devastated city of Aleppo.
U.S. scrambles jets to protect advisers in SyriaFighters sent to protect U.S. advisers working with Kurdish forces after Syrian regime jets bombed the area.
Russia: We did not bomb this boy's homeRussia says the viral Aleppo video shows a neighborhood out of bounds for its pilots, suggests rebel home-made rockets are to blame.
Watch: Too shocked to cryAn Aleppo boy sits alone and bloodied in an ambulance while rescue workers try to save his family from their bombed home.
Syria regime aircraft strike Kurds - a firstSyrian government aircraft bombed Kurdish positions in northeastern Syria, the first such strikes against a Kurdish-held area of Syria.
Amnesty denounces abuse in Syrian jailsAmnesty International says Syrian authorities are committing torture on a "massive scale" in government prisons.
How was wounded Syrian hurt by Israeli weapon?Israeli doctors surprised to discover that a wounded Syrian had been injured by an Israeli weapon.
Russia launches second Syria bombing raidRussia on Wednesday launched warplanes from Iran for the second time to bomb ISIS forces in Syria.
'Russian bombing from Iran unfortunate'United States bemoans Russia's use of an Iranian air base to launch a bombing raid in Syria, but says Moscow gave an advance warning.
Russian warplanes bomb Syria from Iranian baseRussian Defense Ministry announces that Russian air force used an Iranian base for an airstrike against Jihadist forces in Syria.
Russia close to joining forces with U.S. in AleppoRussian Defense Minister says his country is close to joining forces with the United States around Syria's ravaged second city.
Syrian rebel forces to push ISIS out of Al-BabSyrian forces establish military council to push ISIS fighters out of their northern bastion of Al-Bab.
ISIS frees hundreds of 'human shields' in SyriaISIS releases hundreds of civilians they used as human shields while fleeing a crumbling stronghold in northern Syria.
ISIS abducts 2,000 civilians in north SyriaISIS jihadists kidnap around 2,000 civilians to use as "human shields" in Manbij.
France concerned over chemical attack in SyriaFrance alarmed at reports of a deadly chemical attack in the Syrian battleground city of Aleppo.
Hezbollah boasts using attack drones in SyriaHezbollah-affiliated media outlet provides footage of fighting in Syria that it claims shows it is using attack drones.
Russia planning permanent presence in SyriaRussia has announced plans to set up a permanent military base in Syria, as an appropriate "measure" against the "terrorist threat."
45,000 ISIS jihadists killed in past two yearsTop American general says about 45,000 jihadists have been killed in Iraq and Syria since U.S.-led operation began two years ago.
Rebel alliance launches battle to retake Aleppo"Army of Conquest" announces the start of a battle to recapture the whole of Aleppo.
Syria: At least 10 killed in air strikes in IdlibBarrage of air strikes near a hospital in northwestern Syria kills at least 10 civilians.
Russia fires back at Obama's criticism on SyriaRussia accuses Washington of lacking trust in Moscow and not behaving as a true partner.
Obama: Putin can't be trusted on SyriaU.S. President vows to crush ISIS in Iraq and Syria, but says he doubts Russian President can be trusted in helping.
UN: 75,000 Syrians starving on the Jordan borderSince Jordan closed its border with Syria in June, tens of thousands of refugees remain trapped between war and starvation.
ISIS rapper survived Syria strikeA German, who featured in an ISIS propaganda video holding a severed head, has resurfaced after the Pentagon declared him dead.
ISIS is coordinating attacks in Europe27 year-old Harry Sarfo, who is in prison in Germany for joining ISIS, retells what he heard from ISIS commanders to the New York Times
OPCW concerned over chlorine attack near AleppoChemical weapons watchdog voices concern over reports of a chlorine gas attack in which 24 people were injured.
Norway imprisons ISIS members returning homeTwo Norwegians who ran to Syria a month after ISIS declared a caliphate have returned - to prison.
Syrian regime forces close in on AleppoSyrian regime forces, backed by heavy Russian air raids, recaptured hilltops and villages on the southwest edges of Aleppo.
Jihadist rebels repelled from AleppoFierce fighting between Russian forces and rebels continues after rebels attempted to invade Aleppo overnight.
'Trying to flee the hell in which I was living'A woman who fled ISIS with her two children was interviewed on Kurdistan24.
Kerry helpless as Russia refuses to rein in AssadJohn Kerry calls on Russia to 'restrain' Assad's war campaigns on the date they had planned to meet at the negotiating table.
Syria: Rebel shelling kills 28 civilians in AleppoShells fired by Syrian rebel groups kills at least 28 civilians in southwestern districts in Aleppo.
UN invites Syria to new peace talksUN deputy Syria envoy invites Damascus to new peace talks with the opposition at the end of August.
Jihadists launch offensive in AleppoJihadist forces allied to rebels attack regime forces south and southwest of Aleppo.
Syria: Maternity ward bombed in IdlibMaternity hospital supported by Save the Children bombed in Syria's northwestern Idlib province, causing casualties and damage.
Report: Syrian escapes assassination attemptIranian news agency claims a senior commander in the Syrian army escaped unharmed an Israeli assassination attempt in the Golan Heights.
Former Rabbi of Aleppo dies in New York at 93Rabbi Yom Tov Yedid, formerly the Rabbi of the ancient Jewish community of Aleppo, dies after a distinguished career in Torah scholarship.
Russia helps Aleppo residents escapeAs Syrian forces bomb Aleppo, Russia offers beleaguered residents "humanitarian escape corridors."
Int'l coalition to investigate civilian deathsInternational coalition fighting ISIS opens investigation into air strikes near Manbij which may have claimed civilian lives.
Kurdish city in chaos, double bombing kills 44Serial bomb attacks in Qamishli have strewn the streets with dead and wounded.
UN envoys eyes August date for new Syria talksUN's Syria envoy, Staffan de Mistura, voices hope that peace talks could restart next month.
Car bomb in Damascus wounds several peopleCar bomb blast hits area of Damascus housing several government buildings.
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.