Report in Syria: Israel carried out air strike in Damascus

Syrian media says country’s anti-aircraft systems were activated against "hostile targets" over the capital.Elad Benari, 2/14/2020, 12:02 AM

Report: Israel attacked Iranian post in Damascus area

Syrian Observatory for Human Rights claims Israeli aircraft attacked Iranian militias near Syrian capital. Israel not commenting.Elad Benari, 2/6/2020, 3:11 AM

Syria claims to have intercepted missiles fired from Israel

Syrian media reports that air defense systems intercepted missiles fired from Israel in the Damascus area. Israel not commenting.Elad Benari, 12/23/2019, 1:24 AM

IDF attacks dozens of terror targets in Syria

IDF fighter jets attack dozens of military targets belonging to the Iranian Quds Force and the Syrian army.Elad Benari, 11/20/2019, 6:30 AM

Report: Islamic Jihad terrorist targeted in Damascus airstrike

Syria claims building next to Lebanese embassy bombed in Damascus airstrike. Islamic Jihad terrorist's son and bodyguard killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 8:13 AM

Damascus says second drone downed in 48 hours over south Syria

Drone shot down near Damascus was not Israeli, IDF spokesman says.AFP, 9/21/2019, 10:41 PM

Iran helping Hamas return to Damascus

Iran promoting the return of Hamas' offices to Damascus for the first time since 2011.Dalit Halevi, 8/6/2019, 6:40 AM

Report: Death toll in Israeli air strikes on Syria rises to 15

Air strikes on Damascus and Homs attributed to Israel killed 15 people, observer group claims, most of them Iranian soldiers.David Rosenberg, 7/1/2019, 11:02 AM

Syria claims Israel attacked in Damascus and Homs

Syria's air defense systems intercept missiles south of the capital. Four reported dead, including a baby.Elad Benari, 7/1/2019, 3:22 AM

IDF attacks targets in Syria

IDF carries out air strike in Syria in retaliation for rocket fire on Israel.Ben Ariel, 6/2/2019, 5:38 AM

Syria claims Israel attacked targets near Damascus

Syrian media reports aerial defense system shot down "luminous objects" coming from Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/17/2019, 10:06 PM

The April Fool's libel that endangered the Jews

One year after 1929 riots Damascus paper reported Zionist assassination of Mufti; riots developed until it was revealed April Fool's 'prank'Mordechai Sones, 4/1/2019, 5:49 PM

Iron Dome intercepts projectile over Hermon region

Launch identified short time ago over northern Golan Heights intercepted by Iron Dome, according to IDF Spokesman.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2019, 2:42 PM

Syrian media claims air defense repels Israeli attack

State media claims Syrian military air defenses thwarted Israeli attack, shooting down several missiles in south of country.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2019, 2:05 PM

Syrian State TV: Explosion south of Damascus; casualties

'Explosion heard around the southern highway in Damascus area, first reports suggest terrorist act,' Syrian broadcaster.Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2019, 9:43 AM

Russia to Israel: No more air strikes on Damascus airport

Arabic newspaper reports Russia has told Israel it would not tolerate further air strikes near the Damascus International Airport.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/18/2019, 10:37 PM

Syria urges UN to take action against Israel

Syrian Foreign Ministry complains to UN following air strike near Damascus which it blames on Israel.Elad Benari, 1/13/2019, 4:41 AM

Syria accuses Israel of attacking Damascus

Syrian media claims military intercepted Israeli missiles in attack on Syrian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 12:25 AM

Syrian media reports about air strike - then denies it

Syrian media report that air defense systems responded to air strike over Damascus. An hour later, denial issued.Elad Benari, 12/10/2018, 2:11 AM

Explosions heard at Syrian airbase

Number of loud explosions heard at the Mezzeh airbase near Damascus. Syrian news agency: A technical malfunction and not an Israeli attack.Elad Benari, 9/2/2018, 4:04 AM

Israeli attack in Syria?

Syrian media report that the army shot down Israeli planes near Damascus. Syrian officials: There was no attack.Elad Benari, 8/3/2018, 1:02 AM

Torah scrolls from Syrian synagogue go missing

Jewish artifacts, including ancient Torah scrolls from synagogue in Damascus have gone missing amid the tumult of the ongoing civil war.Ben Ariel, 6/18/2018, 5:09 AM

'Israel attacked stockpiles of Iranian missiles'

Syrian media report heavy explosions in the Damascus area. According to some reports, Israeli planes attacked Iranian targets near Damascus.Elad Benari, 5/9/2018, 6:17 AM

20 civilians killed in 'Palestinian refugee camp' in Syria

20 civilians killed in week-long regime airstrikes on Damascus neighborhood of Yarmouk.Elad Benari, 4/25/2018, 5:43 AM

Satellites reveal Iranian missile base in Syria

New Iranian base discovered in Syria housing missiles capable of striking Israel.David Rosenberg, 2/28/2018, 9:12 AM

Injured Israel Air Force pilot released from hospital

Condition of F-16I pilot who was seriously injured during operation over Syria improves, leading to his discharged from Rambam Hospital.David Rosenberg, 2/18/2018, 6:35 PM

Syria warns Israel: Airstrikes will have 'repercussions'

Syrian Foreign Ministry condemns Israel over alleged airstrikes near Damascus, demands the UN take action.Elad Benari, 2/8/2018, 2:05 AM

Syrian army: We responded to 'Israeli aggression'

Syrian state media claims Israeli aircraft attacked research center northwest of Damascus.Elad Benari, 2/7/2018, 6:10 AM

Syria complains to UN about Israel

Syria blasts Israel’s “aggressive attitude” after airstrike outside of Damascus it blamed on Israel.Elad Benari, 1/10/2018, 5:06 AM

Syria: Israeli forces attacked Damascus-area base

Assad regime confirms claims by opposition group that Israeli aircraft hit government arms depot near Damascus.David Rosenberg, 1/9/2018, 11:53 AM

Explosion heard near Damascus airport

Large explosion heard near Damascus International Airport. Cause unclear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2017, 7:03 AM

Warning, war clouds on the horizon!

Will Assad start a war against Israel in order to try to unify all those fighting him against a common enemy?Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 3/24/2017, 11:47 AM

Syria demands UN punish Israel over airport attack

Syria's Foreign Ministry sends letters to UN calling for Israel to be “punished” for alleged attack on military airport west of Damascus.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/13/2017, 8:54 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

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

Nadia Cohen: Watching the clip haunts my soul

The widow of Israeli spy reacts to seeing the video of her husband's hangingArutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2016, 8:36 PM

Car bomb in Damascus wounds several people

Car bomb blast hits area of Damascus housing several government buildings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2016, 4:43 AM

Rocket fire kills at least 8 in Syrian capital

Fighting continues in bloody Syrian civil war, as rebel forces fire rockets into the heart of Damascus, killing 8 and wounding 20.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2016, 9:42 PM

UN condemns ISIS and regime bombings in Syria

UN chief condemns ISIS bombings in two Syrian coastal cities, voices concern about the military escalation around Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2016, 2:16 AM

52 dead as rival rebel groups clash near Damascus

Powerful Army of Islam rebel faction engaged in bloody power struggle with Al Qaeda's Syrian franchise, even as regime attacks continue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/17/2016, 6:44 PM

Intra-rebel clashes east of Damascus kill dozens

Despite regime onslaught, Islamist rebels turn on each other in major battle east of Syrian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2016, 6:58 PM

250 Syrian civilians feared kidnapped by ISIS

Some 250 civilians have been missing since Monday, when Islamic State overran a cement factory east of Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 11:04 AM

ISIS launches mass bombings on Shi'ite shrine

At least 45 dead, 110 wounded in 3 coordinated blasts near shrine for Mohammed's granddaughter outside Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2016, 3:20 PM

Syrian media: IAF hit Scud shipment by Damascus

State media reports IAF jets struck ballistic missile convoy from base just outside Damascus as well as fuel reserve.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2015, 11:02 AM

Report: IAF hit Russian missiles outside Damascus

Saudi report follows prior reports, saying Hezbollah sites adjacent to elite Syrain army division hit, taking out anti-tank missiles.Ari Yashar, 11/25/2015, 6:54 PM

Report: IAF strikes Damascus Airport

Arab media reports Israeli fighter jets hit Damascus international airport, taking out electricity and halting flights - target unclear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2015, 9:33 PM

Assad kills 40 in Damascus bombing bonanza

Death toll expected to rise in regime rocket and mortar barrage on market in rebel-held Damascus suburb.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2015, 11:26 AM

Syria: Regime Jets Bombard Rebel-Held Damascus

As Russia ups its own bombing campaign against rebels and ISIS, regime targets rebel-held suburb of Jobar in capital Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2015, 4:22 PM

Two Rockets Hit Russian Embassy in Damascus

After 300 people gather to support Russian airstrikes, rockets slam into embassy sowing panic; casualty counts still unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2015, 11:20 AM

Meet the Islamic Jihad Cell that Attacked Israel

ID of 5 Palestinian terrorists who fired rockets last week unveiled; license plates show they hailed from Iran hub of Damascus.Ari Yashar, 8/23/2015, 11:11 AM

Regime Airstrikes Near Damascus Kill 37 Civilians

Death toll keeps rising in bombardment that wounded at least 120, as rebels kill 13 in rocket strikes on Damascus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/12/2015, 2:54 PM

Rebel Rocket Fire Kills 5 in Damascus

Rocket fire from rebel-held areas around Syrian capital kill five and wound 37.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/9/2015, 5:12 AM

Assad Makes Rare Public Appearance for Holiday

Syrian President attends prayers at a Damascus mosque to mark the holiday of Eid al-Fitr.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/17/2015, 11:15 PM

Syria: Rebel Mortar Attack in Damascus Kills Four

Fighting continues in Syria as rebel mortar attack in Damascus kills 4 people, while government forces battle ISIS in Hasakeh.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/29/2015, 3:45 AM

UN Refugee Agency Marks World Refugee Day in Syria

UN calls on global community to remember millions displaced by war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2015, 10:39 PM

Iranian Soldiers Deployed to Protect Damascus

Iranian, Iraqi fighters sent to guard against rebel attack on Syrian capital, amid concerns Assad regime is failing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2015, 4:44 PM

Syrian General Injured in Rebel Suicide Bombing

General Mohammad Eid wounded when rebels on motorbikes stage daring assault in regime-held suburb of Syrian capital.Arutz Sheva, 5/4/2015, 2:04 PM