ANALYSIS: How Syrian war could turn into global conflict

Global community mistakenly believes Syrian civil war is winding down, but Turkey's Erdogan is preparing invasion of Kurdish territory.Yochanan Visser, 8/14/2019, 8:36 PM

Hezbollah's latest victims: Syrian high school students

Hezbollah members sell drugs to Damascus-area high school students, capitalizing on the trauma and distress, local residents say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2019, 9:40 AM

Report: Hezbollah readying for war with Israel

Hezbollah commanders talk about the next war with Israel, and what it might look like, the Daily Beast reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2019, 11:40 PM

Over 500 civilians killed in Russian offensive in Syria

Syrian human rights group accuses Russian, Syrian forces of deliberately targeting civilians in attacks on rebel-held Idlib.Gary Willig, 7/7/2019, 11:59 AM

Mortars fired at Turkish soldiers in Syria

Syrian government forces fire mortars at Turkish observers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2019, 8:53 AM

Damascus pounds jihadist bastion, ignoring Trump warning

Syrian, Russian, forces kill six civilians in strikes on northwestern Syria.AFP, 6/3/2019, 4:48 PM

Analysis: Syrian war is once again escalating

Islamist rebels, with Turkish support, push back against Syrian regime and its Russian ally, as US accuses Syrian army of chemical attacksYochanan Visser, 5/27/2019, 10:58 PM

Congress members urge Trump: Safeguard Israel’s interests

Nearly 400 members of Congress sign letter calling on Trump to safeguard Israel’s interests with Syria’s civil war coming to an end.Ben Ariel, 5/21/2019, 3:40 AM

Syria: Suicide bombers attack military post

Suicide terrorists destroy tank, kill soldiers, in northwestern Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2019, 1:58 PM

Arab League: Reinstating Syria not on the agenda

Arab League not planning to discuss reinstating Syria's membership at a summit later this month.Elad Benari, 3/25/2019, 5:04 AM

Report: US-led coalition attacked Syrian forces

Syria's state media claims that US-led coalition forces attacked positions held by Assad regime in Syria, causing casualties.David Rosenberg, 2/3/2019, 4:14 PM

Israel supplying weapons to Syrian rebels, says ex-IDF chief

Outgoing Israeli army chief says Israel armed Syrian rebels in ongoing civil war.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/16/2019, 7:27 AM

Report: Syria to be readmitted to Arab League

Gulf nations reportedly moving to readmit Syria into the Arab League, after it was suspended in 2011 over its brutal repression of protests.Ben Ariel, 12/27/2018, 6:40 AM

Israel to 'intensify' efforts in Syria following US withdrawal

Netanyahu vows to intensify Israeli efforts to force Iran out of Syria after US withdraws forces from country.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/20/2018, 6:54 PM

US: Russia helped fabricate Syria chemical attack

United States accuses Russia of helping fabricate a story about chemical weapons used by Syrian rebels.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/7/2018, 10:09 PM

ANALYSIS: Syrian war becoming a global conflict

With the collapse of peace talks, Syrian civil war escalating into regional - and possibly global - conflict.Yochanan Visser, 11/30/2018, 12:35 PM

Russia attacks Syrian rebels after suspected chemical attack

Russian warplanes attack rebel-held areas in northern Syria following suspected poison gas attack in Aleppo.Elad Benari, 11/26/2018, 5:05 AM

Report: 41 injured in poison gas attack in Syria

Syrian media claims rebels used poison gas in attack on the al-Khalidiya neighborhood of Aleppo.Elad Benari, 11/25/2018, 1:08 AM

Putin: Not our job to get Iran out of Syria

Despite Israeli pressure, Russian President says not his job to prevent Iran from establishing itself in Syria, decries 'foreign meddling'.Tzvi Lev, 10/18/2018, 8:24 PM

Is this the plan that will remove Iran from Syria?

Trump administration reportedly developing new strategy for Syria that would focus more on pushing out Iran and its proxies.Ben Ariel, 10/17/2018, 3:09 AM

Russian official: S-300 to Syria was free of charge

Russian source says his country delivered the S-300 missile system to Syria at no cost.Elad Benari, 10/9/2018, 4:38 AM

Kremlin on relations with Israel: Too early to ask

Kremlin spokesman confirms Putin was brief on Israeli actions in Latakia, but says decision on Russia's next step is premature.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/21/2018, 9:50 PM

Nasrallah: Israeli attacks in Syria must stop

Hezbollah leader claims Israel tried to prevent Syrian army from achieving ballistic capabilities.Elad Benari, 9/20/2018, 5:08 AM

IDF delegation heads to Moscow

Israeli military officials head to Russia in bid to prove IDF not to blame for downing of Russian aircraft over Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2018, 10:30 PM

Pompeo expresses sorrow over downing of Russian plane

Secretary of State says downing of Russian warplane underscores an urgent need to resolve the Syria conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/19/2018, 12:48 AM

Trump: 'Seems' like Syria shot down a Russian plane

US President says Syria likely shot down a Russian military plane near its coast.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2018, 10:47 PM

Israel: Syria, not IDF shot down Russian plane

IDF acknowledges strike in Syria - but says downed Russian plane was accidentally hit by Syrian missiles after Israeli jets had left.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2018, 3:33 PM

ANALYSIS: US, Turkish show of force delays Russian offensive

Humanitarian crisis avoided after US and Turkish threats make Russia think twice about Idlib campaign.Yochanan Visser, 9/17/2018, 2:01 PM

Syrian civilians wish IDF 'all the best'

After two years of operation, Israel closing down 'Good Neighbor' operation on Syrian border to help Syrian civilians during civil war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2018, 9:55 PM

Pentagon: Russia will bear responsibility for Idlib attack

Pentagon warns Russia will bear responsibility for humanitarian crisis in Syria if there is an attack on Idlib.Elad Benari, 9/13/2018, 2:09 AM

Report: US forces to remain in Syria until Iran withdraws

Senior State Department officials say President Trump has shifted on Syria withdrawal, now backs keeping troops in Syria 'indefinitely'.David Rosenberg, 9/7/2018, 9:11 AM

Report: Israel secretly armed, funded Syrian rebels

12 anti-Assad rebel groups in south Syria reportedly received money and weapons from Israel to combat ISIS, Iran-linked forces.David Rosenberg, 9/6/2018, 6:44 PM

White House warns Assad against use of chemical weapons

White House warns Syrian President against using chemical weapons in Idlib, says the US and its allies will respond "appropriately".Ben Ariel, 9/5/2018, 2:14 AM

Trump warns Assad against 'reckless' attack in Idlib

Trump says Russia and Iran would be making a "grave mistake" if they back Syrian attack in province of Idlib.Elad Benari, 9/4/2018, 2:05 AM

'We will not allow Iran to remain in Syria'

After Iran, Syria sign agreement, senior Israeli minister warns that Israel will not permit Iran to use Syria as base for attacks.David Rosenberg, 8/29/2018, 2:25 PM

Report: Trump offered US pullout for partial Iranian retreat

Lebanese paper claims US delegation met in secret with Syrian leaders, offered withdrawal in exchange for Iranian pullback from border.David Rosenberg, 8/28/2018, 10:26 AM

Iran inks deal with Syria, vows to continue military cooperation

Despite demands by US that Iran withdraw forces from Syria, Tehran signs deal with Assad regime, vows to continue military cooperation.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2018, 12:20 PM

ANALYSIS: Dangerous stand-off between Russia and US over Syria

The Syrian war is far from over and could blow up into a regional or even world conflict.Yochanan Visser, 8/26/2018, 10:32 PM

ANALYSIS: US military to stay in Syria to stop Iran

President Trump insists US will remain in Syria to ensure Iran's departure. Will US be drawn into next major battle in northwest Syria?Yochanan Visser, 8/23/2018, 10:23 PM

U.S. redirects Syria funding

State Department announces it will redirect $230 million in frozen funding away from Syria.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/18/2018, 12:14 AM

Report: Trump, Putin agreed that Iran should leave Syria

U.S. official: Trump and Putin agreed at summit that Iran should exit Syria, but Russia believes it will be difficult to accomplish.Elad Benari, 8/17/2018, 2:06 AM

Putin meets Iranian president

Russian, Iranian presidents meet on sidelines of Caspian Summit, praise their work to ensure Assad's victory in Syria.Gary Willig, 8/12/2018, 7:21 PM

IDF evacuates Israeli-run humanitarian clinic in Syria

'Mazor Ladach' field clinic, established in Syrian border area in cooperation with US, closes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2018, 1:38 PM

'Israel's security is very important to Russia'

Russian Ambassador Viktorov says Israel's security is important to Russia, but only part of his country's concerns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2018, 9:36 PM

Syrian missiles crash into Sea of Galilee

2 errant missiles from Syrian Civil War strikes Israel's largest lake one day after Syrian plane shot down after violating Israeli airspace.Gary Willig, 7/25/2018, 6:21 PM

Israel to Russia: Iran must withdraw completely from Syria

Russia offers to keep Iran forces in Syria 62 miles from border, Israel refuses.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2018, 2:44 PM

White Helmets thank their rescuers

Syrian Civil Defense thanks countries which assisted in rescue operation, but leaves out Israel.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2018, 4:12 AM

State Department praises rescue of Syrian White Helmets

United States praises Israel and Jordan for facilitating the evacuations of hundreds of White Helmet rescuers from Syria.Elad Benari, 7/23/2018, 5:36 AM

Greenblatt praises 'daring' IDF rescue

U.S. envoy praised IDF for rescue operation of hundreds of members of the White Helmets in Syria.Elad Benari, 7/23/2018, 3:36 AM

Watch: Israel rescues Syrian 'White Helmets'

'They were afraid, but when they reached Israel, they were crying from joy,' says IDF officer who oversaw rescue of Syrian civilians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2018, 7:43 PM

Israel assists in rescuing Syrians

IDF completes humanitarian effort to rescue members of a Syrian civil organization and their families due to a threat to their lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2018, 6:36 AM

The IDF soldier who fought ISIS

American Jew who fought in the IDF tells of the time he spent fighting ISIS in Syria, and how he arrived there in the first place.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2018, 12:18 AM

Report: Syrian rebels to surrender Quneitra to Assad

Syrian regime reportedly to retake control of area bordering Israel in Golan, following surrender negotiated by Russia.AFP, 7/19/2018, 12:56 PM

Report: Casualties in Syrian army offensive in Deraa

Syrian army launches intensive aerial strikes on city of Nawa in southern Deraa province.Elad Benari, 7/18/2018, 4:07 AM

Syrian refugees moving in on Israeli border

Dozens of Syrians head towards Israeli side of Golan Heights, close to within 200 yards of the border to request entry.David Rosenberg, 7/17/2018, 1:35 PM

Residents and soldiers volunteer to assist Syrian refugees

Residents of Israel's Golan Heights collect gifts of toys, games, and candies for displaced Syrian children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/11/2018, 2:57 PM

Refugee: 'Israeli efforts to help Syrian civilians are noble'

With tens of thousands of Syrian refugees amassing on Israeli and Jordanian borders, Israel transfers humanitarian aid, treats wounded.David Rosenberg, 7/1/2018, 10:15 PM