Russia pushes UN resolution on Syria ceasefire

Russia submits a draft resolution to the UN Security Council supporting the ceasefire it helped broker in Syria, as well as peace talks.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 12/30/2016, 9:51 PM

Watch: Syrian blood isn't red enough for Obama

Activist Ezri Tubi points out the hypocrisy in the American administration's fixation on Israel while ignoring carnage in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2016, 10:25 AM

Ceasefire in Syria takes effect

New nationwide ceasefire in Syria brokered by Russia and Turkey takes effect in a potentially major breakthrough in the conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2016, 1:09 AM

Turkey and Russia broker ceasefire in all of Syria

Turkey and Russia have agreed to a ceasefire plan for all of Syria that should come into force at midnight Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2016, 10:17 AM

Erdogan: The United States backs ISIS

Turkish President accuses the West of backing "terror groups" operating in Syria, including ISIS jihadists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2016, 3:09 AM

Syria accuses rebels of executing civilians in Aleppo

Syrian authorities claim rebel fighters executed 21 civilians as they fled Aleppo last week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2016, 2:06 AM

Turkey beefs up military presence near Syria border

Turkey deploys more tanks and artillery to its border with war-torn Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 2:10 AM

ISIS allies poison Damascus water supply

Iran accuses "terrorists," others say "rebels," but either way, Damascans bear the brunt.Hillel Fendel, 12/25/2016, 2:01 PM

Russian plane disappears during flight to Syria

UPDATED: Russian military plane disappears 20 minutes after takeoff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 8:53 AM

Turkish air strikes in Syria kill 47 civilians

Turkish air strikes on ISIS bastion in northern Syria kill 47 civilians, including 14 children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2016, 2:09 AM

U.S. denies Lebanon's army gave Hezbollah American APCs

United States denies claim by IDF official that American APCs seen being operated by Hezbollah were provided by Lebanon's official army.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 6:10 AM

UN to set up panel on Syria war crimes

UN General Assembly agrees to set up a panel to gather evidence on war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 5:39 AM

Has the world failed Syria?

Watch: ILTV panelists discuss the situation in Syria and the responsibility of the worldILTV, 12/21/2016, 12:57 PM

Israelis come to the aid of Syrian citizens

Israeli activist: We must stay true to the phrase "Never again" and act in response to situation in SyriaILTV, 12/20/2016, 9:50 PM

Security Council to vote on Aleppo observers on Monday

UN Security Council to vote on French resolution to deploy UN observers to Aleppo after compromise reached with Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2016, 5:16 AM

350 evacuated from Aleppo 'in terrible state'

Some 350 people leave rebel-held pocket of eastern Aleppo despite the official postponement of evacuations from the Syrian city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2016, 3:14 AM

Israelis form human chain to support Syrian civilians

1,000 Israeli activists demonstrate in support of Syria's civilians, forming a human chain from the Russian embassy to the US embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2016, 2:17 AM

38 ISIS fighters killed near Palmyra

At least 38 ISIS fighters killed in coalition air strikes near Syria's ancient city.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2016, 4:59 AM

UN to vote on French resolution regarding Aleppo

UN Security Council to vote Sunday on a French proposal to send observers to the Syrian city of Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2016, 3:26 AM

50,000 people still trapped in eastern Aleppo

Around 50,000 people, most of them civilians, still trapped in eastern Aleppo, says UN envoy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2016, 5:46 AM

Syrian rebels announce new evacuation deal for Aleppo

Syrian rebel groups announce new ceasefire deal that would see the evacuation of wounded people and civilians from Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 12:07 AM

Three ISIS leaders who plotted foreign attacks killed in Syria

Coalition drone strike in Syria kills three ISIS leaders involved in plotting attacks in Paris and Belgium.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2016, 5:46 AM

Washington blacklists alleged ISIS backer

Treasury announces sanctions against money exchanges in Iraq and Syria and an individual financier accused of funneling cash to ISIS.Ben Ariel, 12/14/2016, 4:16 AM

Ceasefire and evacuation deal reached in Aleppo

Turkey confirms a ceasefire deal was agreed upon which will allow Syrian rebels to evacuate from war-ravaged eastern Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2016, 1:13 AM

Ban alarmed by reported atrocities in Aleppo

UN Secretary-General says he is alarmed by reports of atrocities against "a large number" of civilians in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 5:44 AM

Battle for Aleppo enters 'final phase'

Syrian rebels in Aleppo retreat into a small pocket of their former bastion in the face of new army advances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 12:16 AM

ISIS recaptures Palmyra

The Islamic State recaptures the Syrian ancient city of Palmyra, hours after being pushed out by Russian forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2016, 4:43 AM

Hezbollah denies it won't respond to IDF attacks in Syria

Hezbollah denies reports that it promised Russia not to respond to attacks in Syria suspected of coming from Israel.Shlomo Vile, 12/11/2016, 1:10 PM

Planner of Charlie Hebdo attack killed in Syria airstrike

Pentagon confirms that a leader of ISIS in Syria was killed in an air strike in Raqa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2016, 4:08 AM

ISIS re-enters Syria's Palmyra

ISIS jihadists re-enter the historic city of Palmyra in central Syria, for the first time since being expelled nine months ago.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2016, 2:13 AM

Syrian army halts attacks in Aleppo

Russia announces that Syria's army halted its attacks in Aleppo to allow for trapped civilians to be evacuated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2016, 5:45 AM

50,000 ISIS jihadists killed since 2014

The international coalition has killed at least 50,000 ISIS jihadists since it began operations in Iraq and Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2016, 4:14 AM

Liberman: Israel stopped Hezbollah from getting chemical weapons

Defense Minister says Israel has acted to prevent the smuggling of Syrian chemical weapons to Hezbollah.Gary Willig, 12/8/2016, 11:02 PM

Liberman: Defense establishment faces 'legal war of attrition'

Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman(Yisrael Beiteinu) says defense establishment dealing with 260 High Court petitions in Judea and Samaria .Hezki Baruch, 12/8/2016, 11:50 AM

Assad: Victory in Aleppo a 'huge step' towards ending the war

Syrian President says a victory for his army in Aleppo would be a "huge step" towards ending the country's five-year civil war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/8/2016, 3:15 AM

Liberman: Israel acting to prevent WMDs from reaching Hezbollah

Defense Minister tells EU diplomats Israel is working to prevent advanced weapons, including WMDs from being smuggled to Hezbollah,Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2016, 6:43 PM

Cutting the head of the snake: terror victim sues Iran,Syria

Watch: Israeli legal expert discusses the case of a mother of an Israeli terror victim suing Iran and Syria in the hope of stopping Hamas.ILTV, 12/7/2016, 4:06 PM

Report: IDF strikes near Damascus

Arab media report Israeli forces strike on Syrian air force base near capital city of Damascus. IDF refuses to comment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2016, 1:00 PM

New ISIS spokesman urges fighters not to flee

ISIS presents its new spokesman, Abulhassan al-Muhajer, who urges fighters not to flee the battlefield.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2016, 5:15 AM

Russia and China veto UN resolution on Aleppo

Russia and China veto Security Council resolution calling for a seven-day ceasefire in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/6/2016, 2:16 AM

Liberman: Assad and Iran must leave Syria as part of deal

Defense Minister tells Saban Forum any solution to crisis in Syria cannot include Assad or Iran.JTA, 12/4/2016, 4:09 PM

Syrian Grand Mufti rejects charges of terrorist ties

Pro-Assad religious leader denies claims of terrorism in address to Irish parliament committee.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/1/2016, 5:11 PM

Reports: Israel attacks targets in Syria

Arab media reports that Israeli aircraft targeted the Syrian army and a Hezbollah convoy near Damascus.Elad Benari, 11/30/2016, 6:54 AM

France, Britain to seek sanctions on Syria over chemical attacks

Security Council resolution will slap sanctions on Syrian authorities responsible for the use of chemical weapons.Ben Ariel, 11/30/2016, 4:44 AM

Syrian rebels lose eastern Aleppo

Syria's rebels lose all of the northern neighborhoods of their stronghold in east Aleppo as the army advances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2016, 6:46 AM

Syria: Claims we used chemical weapons are lies

Syria launches blistering attack on "Western" countries that have accused it of using chemical weapons.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2016, 4:38 AM

IDF attacks ISIS target in Syria

Israeli aircraft attack a facility in the Syrian part of the Golan Heights in retaliation for Sunday's attack on IDF soldiers.Uzi Baruch, 11/28/2016, 6:29 AM

Egypt denies it has a military presence in Syria

Egypt denies Arab media reports that it sent air force pilots to Syria's Hama province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2016, 5:46 AM

Thousands of Syrians flee Aleppo

Nearly 10,000 civilians flee eastern Aleppo as government retakes areas held by rebels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2016, 2:08 AM

IDF eliminates ISIS force from the air

The Air Force eliminates four ISIS members Sunday morning after they fired at IDF forces.Kobi Finkler, 11/27/2016, 10:55 AM

22 rebels hit by ISIS chemical attack

ISIS attacks Syrian rebels with chemical weapons.AFP, 11/27/2016, 9:55 AM

Syrian army retakes largest rebel area in Aleppo

Syrian state media says government forces captured the largest rebel-held district of Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/27/2016, 3:04 AM

American soldier dies in Syria

Member of the United States military dies from wounds caused by a blast by an improvised explosive device in northern Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2016, 4:07 AM

Egypt's president supports Syrian army

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says he supports the Syrian military, putting him at odds with Saudi Arabia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/24/2016, 6:44 AM

Senior Al-Qaeda leader killed in Syria

Abu Afghan al-Masri, senior Al-Qaeda leader in Syria who previously operated in Afghanistan, killed by American drone strike.Ben Ariel, 11/23/2016, 3:45 AM

Chemical watchdog accepts Russia's offer to aid Syria probe

OPCW accepts Russia's offer to provide it with possible evidence of chemical attack in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/23/2016, 2:05 AM

UN: Time is running out in Aleppo

UN envoy says time is "running out" for efforts to avoid a humanitarian catastrophe in Syria's war-battered Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/21/2016, 3:07 AM