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Al Nusra Bombs Syrian Regime Base in Aleppo

Al Nusra Bombs Syrian Regime Base in Aleppo

Large tunnel explodes near air force intelligence base in Aleppo, just after rebels close down schools there due to bombings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2015 22:45
Top Al Nusra Commander Said Killed in Syria Strike

Top Al Nusra Commander Said Killed in Syria Strike

General Military Commander Abu Humam al-Shami, 3 others, killed in an airstrike in Idlib, Syria, according to reports.Arutz Sheva, 05/03/2015 21:52
Peace Now Head: Golan Withdrawal Still a Good Idea

Peace Now Head: Golan Withdrawal Still a Good Idea

What if Israel had surrendered the Golan? Had that happened, says Yariv Oppenheimer, Syria might not have had a civil war.Yaakov Levi, 05/10/2014 21:15
Suicide Bomber Kills Hezbollah Members in Lebanon

Suicide Bomber Kills Hezbollah Members in Lebanon

Clash of the terrorists? Sunni Al Nusra Front targets Shi'ite Hezbollah in Lebanon as Syria war spills over.Tova Dvorin, 21/09/2014 12:34
Syria: Israel Helping Rebels, 'Playing with Fire'

Syria: Israel Helping Rebels, 'Playing with Fire'

Video: after Al-Nusra Front's success in the Golan Heights, Syrian ambassador to UN accuses Israel and Qatar of assisting the rebels.Mark Langfan, 17/09/2014 00:13
Video: Intense Fighting in Quneitra

Video: Intense Fighting in Quneitra

Rebel video shows the fighting on the ground just east of Israel's border.Gil Ronen, 28/08/2014 22:07
Suicide Bombings Kill Dozens of Syrian Soldiers

Suicide Bombings Kill Dozens of Syrian Soldiers

Al Qaeda rebel group launches offensive ahead of presidential elections denounced as 'farcical'.Ari Soffer, 25/05/2014 13:50
15 Months for Israeli Arab who Joined Al Qaeda

15 Months for Israeli Arab who Joined Al Qaeda

Taibe resident Abdel Qader Altlitha sentenced to 15-month prison sentence for joining Al-Nusra Front in Syria.Tova Dvorin, 10/02/2014 22:56
Syria: Rebels Release Inmates in Prison Attack

Syria: Rebels Release Inmates in Prison Attack

Thousands of inmates are released following suicide bomb on Aleppo prison; clashes continue.Tova Dvorin, 07/02/2014 10:26
At Least 50 US Citizens Fighting in Syria

At Least 50 US Citizens Fighting in Syria

US intelligence officials release estimate of how many US citizens are fighting in rebel factions, express concern over terrorism at home.Tova Dvorin, 05/02/2014 19:34
Report: US Knew About Chemical Weapons

Report: US Knew About Chemical Weapons

Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist reveals proof that US administration knew both sides had weapons; officials deny claims.Tova Dvorin, 10/12/2013 14:15
Kurdish Forces Crush Islamists in Northern Syria

Kurdish Forces Crush Islamists in Northern Syria

Al Qaeda-linked groups and their allies suffer a major setback as Kurdish militias take 19 positions in the past 3 days.Ari Soffer, 04/11/2013 16:06
Israeli Arab 'Killed in Syria' is  Still Alive

Israeli Arab 'Killed in Syria' is Still Alive

Muayyed Ighbariya called his parents Saturday; was thought to have died fighting for Al Qaeda-aligned Al Nusra Front.Ari Soffer, 19/10/2013 23:21
Syria: Rebel Infighting Rages On

Syria: Rebel Infighting Rages On

Rival Al Qaeda factions battle for control of northern city as internecine fighting escalated in northern and eastern Syria.Ari Soffer, 23/09/2013 18:11
Syrian Rebels Infiltrate IDF Golan Post

Syrian Rebels Infiltrate IDF Golan Post

Unidentified armed Syrians infiltrated an unmanned Israeli army post in the Tel Faris area of the southern Golan Heights Tuesday nightChana Ya'ar, 17/07/2013 10:17
Jordan Air Force Captain Defects to Syrian Rebels

Jordan Air Force Captain Defects to Syrian Rebels

A Jordanian air force captain has deserted to join the Jabhat al-Nusra jihadist rebels fighting against President Bashar al-Assad.Chana Ya'ar, 01/07/2013 19:44
Russia to Honor S-300 Anti-Missile to Syria

Russia to Honor S-300 Anti-Missile to Syria

Russia says it will honor its contract to sell its powerful S-300 ant-missile defense system to Syria but has yet to deliver the goods.Chana Ya'ar, 20/06/2013 15:14
Illinois Teen Tries to Join Syrian Jabhat Al Nusra

Illinois Teen Tries to Join Syrian Jabhat Al Nusra

An Illinois teenager was arrested Friday night at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport as he was about to board a flight for Istanbul. Chana Ya'ar, 21/04/2013 15:43
Al Qaeda: Syria’s ‘Al Nusra Front’ is Member

Al Qaeda: Syria’s ‘Al Nusra Front’ is Member

The Al Qaeda terror organization has confirmed the Syrian Al Nusra Front group is a member of its international network.Chana Ya'ar, 10/04/2013 08:20
Iraqi Influx Doubles Syrian Al Qaeda-Linked Rebels

Iraqi Influx Doubles Syrian Al Qaeda-Linked Rebels

Syria’s Al Nusra Front, allied with Al Qaeda, has more than doubled and is continuing to grow with the influx of jihadists from abroad.Chana Ya'ar, 28/03/2013 10:12
Turkey Supports Funding to Syrian Jihadist Rebels?

Turkey Supports Funding to Syrian Jihadist Rebels?

Turkey, a member of NATO and an ally of the United States, reportedly has supported funding to Syrian jihadist rebels by Arab nations, NGOs.Chana Ya'ar, 10/03/2013 12:03
Jihadist Group Kidnaps, Murders Syrian TV Anchor

Jihadist Group Kidnaps, Murders Syrian TV Anchor

An Islamic jihadist group, the Al Nusra Front, has taken responsibility for kidnapping and murdering a Syrian state television news anchor.Chana Ya'ar and Reuters, 05/08/2012 18:17