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50 ISIS Hostages Include Ismaili Minorities

ISIS seizes civilians in central Syrian village, with almost half of the victims women feared as having been taken as slaves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2015, 10:57 PM

Syrian Lawmaker Assassinated in Restive Hama

Syrian lawmaker Waris al-Younnes gunned down while travelling on a road in the Hama province.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/15/2014, 9:12 PM

'Video Evidence' of Fresh Syrian Chemical Attack

Activists claim Assad regime killed over 100 in chemical attack in Idlib province; videos show victims and alleged chemical bombs.Ari Yashar, 4/22/2014, 4:16 PM

Syria: Rare Bomb Attack Kills 30 in Government-Controlled City

Attack on government checkpoint in central Syrian city of Hama has killed 30 people, according to activists.Ari Soffer, 10/20/2013, 12:07 PM

Video: Syrian Rebels Destroy Military Checkpoint

Ahrar ash-Sham, a collection of jihadists fighting Assad, upload a video showing a car bomb ripping through a military checkpoint.Dalit Halevi & Elad Benari, 7/12/2013, 5:44 AM

Iran Slashing Hamas Funding

Hamas's support for Syrian rebels may cost it millions of dollars per month in Iranian aid.Gil Ronen, 6/1/2013, 10:24 PM

Gaza Court Cuts Sentence in Italian Murder Case

A Gaza military court accepted the appeal by two terrorists convicted last year of the kidnap and murder of an Italian national.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/19/2013, 11:43 PM

Syria: At Least 30 Killed in Suicide Car Bombing

Suicide car bombing in Hama kills at least 30 people, Arab League says efforts to end the conflict have failed.Elad Benari, 1/22/2013, 5:45 AM

50 Dead in Massive Syrian Suicide Bombing

At least 50 are dead following a massive suicide bombing in central Syria, activists and state media report.Chana Ya'ar, 11/5/2012, 4:45 PM

UN Confirms Syrian Rebels Have Heavy Weapons

The head of the UN peacekeeping department confirms Syria's rebels have heavy weapons, as rebels capture a tank.Elad Benari, 8/3/2012, 4:12 AM

As Civil War Rages, Syrians Will Go Hungry, UN Report Warns

Heavy 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.Chana Ya'ar and Reuters, 8/2/2012, 2:22 PM

Assad's Forces Massacre Hundreds in Hama

Syrian government troops, using tanks and helicopters, massacre more than 100 people in the province of Hama.Elad Benari, 7/13/2012, 3:15 AM

UN Monitors Blocked from Site of Syria Massacre

United Nations monitors in Syria fired upon and prevented from accessing the site of the latest massacre in the country.Elad Benari, 6/8/2012, 4:44 AM

Syria: At Least 78 Dead in Yet Another Massacre

Syrian activists report that Assad's forces have killed at least 78 people in Hama, in a massacre similar to the one in Houla.Elad Benari, 6/7/2012, 2:13 AM

Dozens of Deaths Continue in Syria Despite 'Ceasefire' Plan

Dozens have been killed by government forces in Syria so far this week despite attempts to enforce a UN-brokered “ceasefire plan.”Chana Ya'ar, 5/2/2012, 2:34 PM

Syrian Air Force Colonel Defects

A top Syrian Air Force colonel has defected to the opposition along with dozens of other soldiers, Arab media reported Saturday.Chana Ya'ar, 1/7/2012, 8:27 PM

Maher Assad, Brother of Syrian President, Missing

Maher Assad, the brother of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, is reported by Arab media as missing.Chana Ya'ar, 12/29/2011, 5:07 PM

45 Dead in Syrian Gov't Crackdown in 2-Day Period

Nearly 50 people have been killed by Syrian government troops over the past three days as the brutal crackdown against civilians continues.Chana Ya'ar, 9/14/2011, 8:50 AM

Syria: At Least 17 Shot Dead in Hama

At least 17 were shot dead by security forces in the Syrian protests city of Hama; UN names 'rights panel' for Syria.Gabe Kahn., 9/13/2011, 8:26 PM

Trouble for Assad? Hama Attorney-General Defects

Hama's attorney-general resigns over protest crackdown, marking the first high-profile defection in Syria since protest began. Elad Benari, 9/1/2011, 5:00 AM

Assad Calls Off Hama Siege

Troops loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad pulled out of the central city of Hama after a bloody 10 day siege.Gabe Kahn., 8/10/2011, 9:16 PM

Assad Keeps Shooting as Protesters Flood Streets

Tens of thousands of protesters flooded Syria's streets after Friday prayers despite the bloody five day crackdown in Hama.Gabe Kahn., 8/5/2011, 5:44 PM

Clinton: More than 2,000 Killed in Syria

Syria has killed more than 2,000 protesters, says Secretary of State, who calls for a “louder” response. Video shows rebel violence as well.Maayana Miskin, 8/5/2011, 9:27 AM

Assad Tightens Grip on Hama

Assad gunmen continue to tighten their grip on the focal protest city of Hama as the death toll in two days tops 100.Gabe Kahn., 8/2/2011, 8:27 PM

Video: Assad Paints Hama Red with Blood, 45 Killed

Bashar Assad has responded to more protests with more brutality, sending tanks into Hama where at least 45 were killed and dozens injured.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/31/2011, 10:13 AM

Arab Spring: Singer who Called for Assad’s Ouster Killed

Syrian singer Ibrahim Qashoush wrote a song calling for Syrian President Assad's ouster. His body was later found in a river in Hama.Elad Benari, 7/11/2011, 8:11 AM

Arab Spring: US Envoy’s Hero’s Welcome and Fear of US Flag

Syrian protesters gave US envoy a hero’s welcome, but he was too afraid to allow the US flag on his car. Syria: He is aiding “militants.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/10/2011, 3:47 PM

US Ambassador in Hama; Syrian Violence Continues

Assad forces raided a Damascus suburb overnight; US Ambassador Robert Ford is in volatile Hama; more protests expected after Friday prayers.Gabe Kahn., 7/8/2011, 4:17 PM

Gun Battles Continue in Hama

Violence continues in the central Syrian city of Hama where 23 people have been killed in clashes with Assad's regime; activists call for boycotts.Gabe Kahn., 7/7/2011, 6:09 PM

Hama Death Toll Rises to 23

The death-toll in Assad's crackdown in Hama has risen to 23 in two days following some of the largest protests his regime has faced to date.Gabe Kahn., 7/5/2011, 9:54 PM

Residents Mobilize to Defend Hama in Syria

Residents in Hama, Syria are mobilizing to deny security forces access to the city after six, including a 12yo boy, were killed by Assad's troopsGabe Kahn., 7/5/2011, 7:06 PM