IDF on High Alert in Golan as Syria Fighting Worsens

Troop force increased on the Golan Heights Monday afternoon as fierce fighting leaves Syrian general and many others dead.Moshe Cohen, 9/1/2014, 4:33 PM

Rare Video: Dutch Soldier Trains Jihadists in Syria

Rare interview on Dutch TV shows former Dutch soldier who left to take part in Syria's jihad for 'noble causes.'Ari Yashar, 2/13/2014, 10:00 PM

Levin Warns Coalition In Danger of Break-Up

Coalition chair announces coalition likely to be replaced soon, comes as Likud MKs plan to 'rebel' against concessions.Ari Yashar, 1/22/2014, 11:12 AM

Syria: Lashes in Town Square for 'Adultery' as Sharia Law Reigns

New incident demonstrates gradual takeover of Sharia law in once-moderate state.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin, 12/10/2013, 2:12 AM

British Protester Killed Fighting for Syrian Rebels

British Muslim dies fighting Assad, had been arrested previously for violently protesting outside of Israeli embassy.Ari Yashar, 11/21/2013, 9:27 PM

Syrian Army Shows Unique Tactics in 'Exploding Barrels'

Syrian army improvises 'exploding barrels' as both sides developing creative tactics for urban warfare.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 11/13/2013, 2:45 AM

Lucky Syrian Rebel Survives Direct Shell Strike

Rebel fighter emerges unharmed from blasted room, returns to reclaim his heavy machine gun amid intense fighting.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 11/6/2013, 1:13 PM

A Day of Destruction in Syria

Video footage documents the extent of destruction raging in Syria, fighting in all parts of the country.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 11/6/2013, 10:46 AM

Syrian Rebels Using Remote Controlled Car Bombs

Syrian rebels are now using remote controlled car bombs allowing them to attack army forces without the use of suicide bombers.Adam Ross, 10/18/2013, 11:20 AM

Syria: Rebels Seize Hundreds of Tanks

Rebel forces in Syria claim they have taken control of 300 Syrian at an army base West of Damascus.Adam Ross and Ari Soffer, 10/3/2013, 10:44 PM

'Rebels' in Gaza: Israel is the Main Enemy

The anti-Hamas rebels aim to renew the struggle against Israel after conducting new elections for parliament.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/29/2013, 8:30 AM

Report: Israeli Arab Killed in Syria Fighting

An Israeli Arab who was said to be fighting on the side of the rebels in Syria was killed, it was reported Tuesday.David Lev, 9/18/2013, 12:27 AM

62 Rebels Dead in Army Ambush Near Damascus: NGO

The Syrian military carried out a defensive ambush against a group of rebel fighters who infiltrated a military post.Kochava Rabinowitz, 8/7/2013, 3:25 PM

Syrian Rebels to Form 'Provisional Government' in August

The Syrian opposition will form a provisional government in late August following months of failed efforts, says National Coalition chief.Rina Tzvi , 7/30/2013, 8:46 PM

Syria's 'Good Officer' Dead After Trying to Talk to Rebels

Syria has apparently put to death an officer who spoke to rebels, setting an example for others inclined to talking instead of shootingDavid Lev, 7/29/2013, 4:28 PM

Syrian Army Retakes Key Homs Neighborhood

Capture of Khaldiya neighborhood in the central Syrian town of Homs brings regime one step closer to control of entire city.David Lev, 7/28/2013, 8:42 PM

Syrian Regime: Don’t Expect Assad’s Resignation at Geneva Talks

Opposition should not “bother” going to Geneva talks if they expect Syria's Bashar al-Assad to resign, says foreign minister.Rina Tzvi , 6/25/2013, 2:45 AM

Weekly Torah Portion: a Woman's Wisdom

Rabbi Mordechai Hecht of Kew Gardens Chabad tells the story of the wife of On Ben Pelet.Eliran Aharon, New York, 6/7/2013, 12:08 PM

Syria Claims it Killed American, Briton in Civil War Fighting

Syria said Thursday that its soldiers had killed three armed individuals – at least one from Britain, and one from the United StatesDavid Lev, 5/30/2013, 2:53 PM

Israel's New Neighbor: Syrian Al-Qaeda Rebel Group

Syrian rebel group Jabhat al-Nusra, closely identified with al-Qaeda, has "moved in" next to the border with IsraelDavid Lev, 5/27/2013, 5:05 PM

Video: An Inside Look at the Destruction of a Syrian Town

A video shows the ferocity of fighting in a Syrian town, and the frustration of residents with the West's inactionDavid Lev, 5/23/2013, 1:23 PM

Rebels: 'Syria Under Daily Regime and Israeli Attacks'

Syria's rebel Free Syrian Army reacted cautiously to reported Israeli air strikes near Damascus, saying country already under daily attacks.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/5/2013, 1:22 PM

Syria Accuses US of 'Throwing Oil on Fire'

Syrian government daily accuses US of having "thrown oil on the fire" of country's conflict by doubling its aid to the opposition. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/21/2013, 7:23 PM

Watchdog: Southern Syria Army Assault Kills 57

Six children were among at least 57 people killed in southern Syria as the army launched an all-out assault on two towns in Daraa province.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/11/2013, 5:43 PM

Syrian Rebels Open First 'Embassy' in Qatar

The Syrian opposition opened its first "embassy” in Qatar on Wednesday. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/27/2013, 10:23 PM

Report: CIA Helping Boost Arms Shipments to Syrian Rebels

Report: Arab nations and Turkey, assisted by CIA, have dramatically increased military aid to Syrian rebels in recent months.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/25/2013, 11:09 AM

Steinitz: 'Apparently Clear Chemical Weapons Used in Syria'

Either Syrian rebels or the Damascus regime have used chemical weapons in country's civil war, said Intelligence Minister Yuval Steinitz. Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/20/2013, 4:13 PM

Philippines: Syrian Rebels Remain Firm on Hostage Demands

Rebels holding 21 Filipino peacekeepers hostage in Golan Heights are insisting Syrian troops leave area before releasing their captives.Arutz Sheva staff, 3/8/2013, 12:09 PM

20 UN Peacekeepers Held By Syrian Rebels on Golan Border

About 20 UN observers have been detained by about armed Syrian rebels on the Golan Heights border.Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/6/2013, 8:27 PM

Croatia to Pull Troops From Golan Heights

Croatia to withdraw its soldiers stationed on the Golan Heights as part of a UN force after reports of Syrian rebels receiving weapons.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/28/2013, 5:26 PM

Syrian Regime Ready For Talks With Rebels, Says Minister

Syrian regime is ready to talk with all parties, including armed rebels, said Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/25/2013, 2:34 PM

US, France Throw Support to Syrian Rebel Coalition

The US recognized the newly formed coalition of Syrian rebel groups as the “legitimate representative” of the Syrian people. David Lev, 11/14/2012, 1:13 AM

Syrian Opposition Groups Agree to Unite

Syria's opposition agreed Sunday to unite against Bashar al-Assad and elected a cleric as its first leader.AFP, 11/12/2012, 12:46 AM

EXPOSED: Egypt & Syria, Kidnappings & Death

Free Syrian Army Rebels shown to torture and violently murder its opponents.Adina Emmett, 8/29/2012, 12:00 AM

U.S. May Impose No-Fly Zone Over Syria

The United States is considering imposing a no-fly zone over Syria, which may help speed up the fall of the Assad regime, officials said.David Lev, 8/11/2012, 10:02 PM

Syrian Rebels Form Special Unit to Secure Chemical Weapons Site

The opposition Free Syrian Army (FSA) is creating a special unit of men trained to secure Syria's chemical weapons sites.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/24/2012, 8:23 AM

Russia Suspends New Arms Shipments to Syria

Russia on Monday signaled that it would not sign new weapons contracts with Syria so long as the situation in the country remains unstable.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/10/2012, 10:19 AM