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Greece: Syrian Sneaking 1000s of Bullets to Turkey

Greece: Syrian Sneaking 1000s of Bullets to Turkey

Syrian caught smuggling huge amounts of ammo in his car to Turkey, likely en route to Free Syrian Army rebels in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2015 11:36
Syrian Al-Qaeda Beating Obama's 'Moderate' Rebels

Syrian Al-Qaeda Beating Obama's 'Moderate' Rebels

Nusra Front has been seizing American weapons while pushing back FSA, and is posed to establish emirates in northern Syria.Dalit Halevy, Ari Yashar, 10/03/2015 21:54
Syrian Rebel Video Shows Use of Attack Tunnel

Syrian Rebel Video Shows Use of Attack Tunnel

Dramatic footage shows massive Assad regime building being leveled, followed by use of M-40 recoilless rifle.Mark Langfan, 01/02/2015 15:36
Watch: Rival Syrian Rebels Clash over War Booty

Watch: Rival Syrian Rebels Clash over War Booty

Free Syrian Army fighters livid after Al Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front steals their spoils of war.Ari Soffer, 08/12/2014 17:41
'Moderate' Rebels Scoff at US Threats Against ISIS

'Moderate' Rebels Scoff at US Threats Against ISIS

Obama Administration's threats against Islamic State in Syria a mere 'tickle' to the terrorist group, Free Syrian Army spokesman says.Tova Dvorin, 25/08/2014 21:44
Syrian Athlete Finds New Use for Skills

Syrian Athlete Finds New Use for Skills

Watch: Syria's shot-put champion is now a member of the rebel Free Syrian Army and throws heavy bombs.Elad Benari, 28/03/2014 06:13
Former Head of Rebels Injured in Car Accident

Former Head of Rebels Injured in Car Accident

Riad al-Asaad, former head of the rebel Free Syrian Army, injured in accident outside Istanbul.Elad Benari, 05/03/2014 03:43
Free Syrian Army Fires its Chief

Free Syrian Army Fires its Chief

Rebel Free Syrian Army dismisses Selim Idriss as its military chief, cites difficulties faced by the Syrian revolution".Elad Benari, 17/02/2014 05:16
Report Claims Organ Harvesting in Syria

Report Claims Organ Harvesting in Syria

Free Syrian Army tells Al-Arabiya that Assad's regime forces are harvesting prisoners' organs and selling them.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 14/02/2014 14:09
Video: Rival Syrian Rebels Exchange Insults

Video: Rival Syrian Rebels Exchange Insults

Fighting the “moderate” rebels takes precedence over fighting Jews and Christians, says ISIS fighter in two-way radio argument.Elad Benari, 08/01/2014 06:12
Hagel: We Still Support 'Moderate' Rebels

Hagel: We Still Support 'Moderate' Rebels

Hagel says his country will withhold non-lethal assistance to the rebels until it can assess who is in control of arms depots.Elad Benari, 13/12/2013 05:45
Syrian Islamists: No to Democracy, Minority Rights

Syrian Islamists: No to Democracy, Minority Rights

Rift between Syrian rebel movements grows as Islamist leader rejects democracy, declaring: ‘The Koran is our law.’Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 08/12/2013 09:31
Western States Talking With Syrian Islamist Rebels

Western States Talking With Syrian Islamist Rebels

Western states, including US, meet with powerful Syrian Islamic Front; marks policy shift after failure to back secular FSA.Ari Soffer, 05/12/2013 13:56
Syrian Rebels Reject Ceasefire, Talks

Syrian Rebels Reject Ceasefire, Talks

Free Syrian Army head rejects participation in 'Geneva 2' conference; French FM says Assad, jihadis not invited.Ari Soffer, 26/11/2013 20:48
Syria May Officially Split in Two

Syria May Officially Split in Two

Syrian opposition weighs independent government on territory conquered from Assad.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 08/10/2013 17:32
‘Army of Islam’ Coalition Established in Syria

‘Army of Islam’ Coalition Established in Syria

Forty-three Islamist groups unite to create Army of Islam as battle for Syria continues.Dalit Halevy, Maayana Miskin, 29/09/2013 14:50
Syrian Rebels Reject U.S.-Russia Initiative

Syrian Rebels Reject U.S.-Russia Initiative

"We cannot accept any part" of the initiative to disarm Syria of its chemical weapons, says Free Syrian Army head.Elad Benari, 15/09/2013 06:32
Kurds Concerned Islamists Taking Over

Kurds Concerned Islamists Taking Over

Kurdish group fighting Assad: Islamists are taking over our cause; call for American support against Al Qaeda.Maayana Miskin, 11/08/2013 14:41
Syrian Rebels Claim 40 Hizbullah Terrorists Killed

Syrian Rebels Claim 40 Hizbullah Terrorists Killed

Iran-backed Hizbullah is still actively supporting the Assad regime in Syria - and paying a high price, according to rebel sources.David Lev, 11/08/2013 11:04
Rebels: Assad Transferred Chemicals to Hizbullah

Rebels: Assad Transferred Chemicals to Hizbullah

Syria's president recently transferred two shipments of chemical weapons to Hizbullah, claims rebel spokesman.Elad Benari, 19/07/2013 05:46
Al-Qaeda Linked Rebels Kill FSA Officer

Al-Qaeda Linked Rebels Kill FSA Officer

Syrian rebels linked to Al-Qaeda have killed a senior figure in the Western-backed Free Syrian army.Elad Benari, 12/07/2013 03:45
Rebels Hint that Israel Attacked in Syria

Rebels Hint that Israel Attacked in Syria

Syrian rebels claim that “foreign forces” destroyed advanced Russian anti-ship missiles in Latkia last week.Elad Benari, 10/07/2013 05:46
Free Syrian Army: Hizbullah Used Chemicals

Free Syrian Army: Hizbullah Used Chemicals

The opposition Free Syrian Army says chemical weapons have been used in a Damascus town by Hizbullah terrorists.Elad Benari, 20/06/2013 06:13
Syrian Rebels Murder Hizbullah Men in Lebanon

Syrian Rebels Murder Hizbullah Men in Lebanon

A group of Syrian rebels claims it killed four Hizbullah terrorists across the border in Lebanon this week.Chana Ya'ar, 19/06/2013 14:52
'35 Americans Killed' in Syria Fighting

'35 Americans Killed' in Syria Fighting

Hizbullah claims 35 Americans among thousands of ‘mujahideen’ foreign fighters killed in Syria.Maayana Miskin, 18/06/2013 08:38
Rebels to Hizbullah: Stop Attacking Us

Rebels to Hizbullah: Stop Attacking Us

Free Syrian Army warns Hizbullah to end its involvement in the Syrian conflict within 24 hours.Elad Benari, 29/05/2013 04:46
Rebel Leader: Israel Has Mossad Agents in Syria

Rebel Leader: Israel Has Mossad Agents in Syria

Israel has a presence in Syria, would know if chemical weapons had been used, claims the Chief of Staff for the Free Syrian Army.Elad Benari, 25/04/2013 04:45
Report: Hamas Training Syrian Rebels in Damascus

Report: Hamas Training Syrian Rebels in Damascus

Hamas, a former ally of Assad, is now training the rebel Free Syrian Army in eastern Damascus, sources tell the British Times.Elad Benari, Canada, 06/04/2013 00:11
IDF on High Alert on Israel’s Syrian Border

IDF on High Alert on Israel’s Syrian Border

IDF forces are on high alert in the Golan Heights as opposition forces begin to aim at a new target: Israel.Chana Ya'ar, 10/03/2013 09:50
Syrian Rebels Hit Back at Hizbullah in Lebanon

Syrian Rebels Hit Back at Hizbullah in Lebanon

Free Syrian Army starts to attack Hizbullah, a day after giving it an ultimatum to stop shelling territory held by the rebels.Elad Benari, 22/02/2013 04:45
Fighting Continues in Syria

Fighting Continues in Syria

Fighting continues in Damascus, Aleppo and the Turkish border as UN peace envoy visits Cairo. Scott Krane, 16/10/2012 18:45
Syrian President Assad Appears on TV

Syrian President Assad Appears on TV

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad appeared on television over the weekend to quell rumors that he has left the country.Chana Ya'ar, 23/09/2012 14:12
Free Syrian Army Moves HQ Back to Syria

Free Syrian Army Moves HQ Back to Syria

Syrian opposition forces have moved their headquarters back to Syria, from Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 23/09/2012 09:37
Syria Rebels in Unity Bid

Syria Rebels in Unity Bid

Rebels announced plans to overcome divisions and stem the proliferation of militias.AFP, 05/09/2012 22:24
Syrian Rebels Seize Part of Military Air Base

Syrian Rebels Seize Part of Military Air Base

Syrian rebels captured part of the Abu Zhuhoor military air base in northern Idlib on Saturday, and attacked a military airport in Aleppo.Chana Ya'ar, 02/09/2012 11:59
Video: Rebels Down Russian-Made Syrian Chopper

Video: Rebels Down Russian-Made Syrian Chopper

Syrian rebels showed a video of an army chopper in flames after it was hit. It dived into the ground amid shouts of “Allah is Great.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 27/08/2012 14:30
Syrian Army Shells, Bombards Damascus

Syrian Army Shells, Bombards Damascus

The Syrian Army is shelling its own capital city, which is also being bombarded by the country's Air Force helicopters.Chana Ya'ar, 22/08/2012 17:18
Video: Rebels Shoot Down Syrian War Plane

Video: Rebels Shoot Down Syrian War Plane

Rebels beg the West to impose a no-fly zone over Syria as they shoot down a Syrian Air Force plane. Defector: Iran leads Assad’s soldiers. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 13/08/2012 14:19
McCain, Lieberman Urge Arms for Syrian Rebels

McCain, Lieberman Urge Arms for Syrian Rebels

Senators McCain, Lieberman and Graham called for direct military aid for Syrian rebels and warned Obama is letting Al Qaeda move in.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 06/08/2012 10:01
Rebels: Kidnapped ‘Pilgrims' Are Iranian 'Guards'

Rebels: Kidnapped ‘Pilgrims' Are Iranian 'Guards'

The 48 Iranian “pilgrims” kidnapped by Syrian rebels Saturday are none other than Iranian Revolutionary Guards, rebel leaders allege. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 05/08/2012 13:35
Report: Syrian Rebels Acquire Missiles

Report: Syrian Rebels Acquire Missiles

News report says rebels fighting to depose Syrian president Bashar Al-Assad have acquired a small supply of surface-to-air missiles.Elad Benari, 01/08/2012 06:35
Civil War Clashes on Outskirts of Damascus

Civil War Clashes on Outskirts of Damascus

Assad’s soldiers are using artillery in fierce clashes against armed rebels, near troops' residences close to Damascus.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 26/06/2012 14:05
Journalist: Rebels Led Him into Syrian Army Trap

Journalist: Rebels Led Him into Syrian Army Trap

A British journalist is accusing opposition forces of deliberately leading him into a death trap set by Syrian Army troops.Chana Ya'ar, 10/06/2012 09:47
Syrian Rebels Kill at Least 80 Assad Troops

Syrian Rebels Kill at Least 80 Assad Troops

President Bashar al-Assad's fiery speech refusing to implement the Annan ceasefire plan has led FSA fighters to launch a new offensiveGabe Kahn, 04/06/2012 18:11
High Noon in Syria: Rebels Give Assad Ultimatum

High Noon in Syria: Rebels Give Assad Ultimatum

FSA commanders have given Syria's gov't until noon on Friday to honor a UN backed ceasefire – or face 'courageous decisions'Gabe Kahn, 31/05/2012 13:20
Aleppo Dragged into Syrian Civil War

Aleppo Dragged into Syrian Civil War

The northern trading city of Aleppo, relatively quiet until recently, has finally been dragged into Syria's growing civil war.Chana Julian, 06/05/2012 10:33
Syrian Govt 'Mop-up' in Homs: Executions and Rape

Syrian Govt 'Mop-up' in Homs: Executions and Rape

Syrian government forces refuse to allow Red Cross workers into Homs as they continue “mop-up” operations: raping and murdering civilians.Chana Ya'ar, 04/03/2012 16:34
Syrian Rebels Armed By Regime Militias

Syrian Rebels Armed By Regime Militias

The Free Syrian Army says it has a cash-flow problem and is funded by ordinary citizens; and buys its guns from militias 'loyal' to Assad.Gabe Kahn., 11/01/2012 20:54
UN Official: Syria 'On Cusp of Civil War'

UN Official: Syria 'On Cusp of Civil War'

The Syrian National Council and Free Syrian Army agreed to cooperate; top UN rights official says Syria is approaching 'civil war.'Gabe Kahn., 01/12/2011 21:29