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Syria: Four Turkish soldiers killed in Idlib attack

Syria: Four Turkish soldiers killed in Idlib attack

Syrian army kills four Turkish soldiers who were posted to prevent conflict. Erdogan: 'We will continue the operation in Syria.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/02/2020 11:20
The US army is out of Syria: Is it really a significant move?

The US army is out of Syria: Is it really a significant move?

What in the world is going on with Syria and the Kurds?Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 25/10/2019 17:23
"We turn hateful into grateful"

"We turn hateful into grateful"

Watch: Staff Sgt. Bar, a paramedic who treats Syrian civilians as part of the IDF’s “Operation Good Neighbor,” at FIDF event.Arutz Sheva, 26/10/2018 08:08
ANALYSIS: Another major battle on the horizon in Syria

ANALYSIS: Another major battle on the horizon in Syria

Assad intends to retake Idlib, but that may not be as easy as he thinks.Yochanan Visser, 02/08/2018 21:17
IDF –  who else? -- to the rescue for Syria’s White Helmets

IDF –  who else? -- to the rescue for Syria’s White Helmets

On a particular day last week, nobody condemned Israel, at least not for a military operation…imagine that! Jack Engelhard, 24/07/2018 12:46
'We should have operated in Syria ages ago'

'We should have operated in Syria ages ago'

Opposition MK says Israel should have intervened in Syria's civil war years ago, admits that his opinion is only with benefit of hindsight.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2018 12:13
Syria: Assad's army massacres 71 near Damascus

Syria: Assad's army massacres 71 near Damascus

Syrian human rights org reports 325 injured in aerial and artillery bombardments. Two weeks ago, 230 killed in attack by Assad army.Mordechai Sones, 19/02/2018 18:27
Israel and self-defense: Dealing militarily with Syria 'spillovers'

Israel and self-defense: Dealing militarily with Syria 'spillovers'

Analysis: What are Israel's legal options in the current situation on the Syrian border? Prof. Louis René Beres, 30/06/2017 16:00
Syrian mortars hit Israel, sparking fire in Golan Heights

Syrian mortars hit Israel, sparking fire in Golan Heights

For third time in two days, Syrian mortars hit Israeli side of Golan Heights. Fires reported in Israel as result.David Rosenberg, 26/06/2017 08:53
The deal of the century for an end to the war in Syria

The deal of the century for an end to the war in Syria

Could Trump have the negotiating skills to try this out-of-the-box solution to the 6 year war in Syria? Ted Belman, 16/04/2017 06:05
Obama doesn't regret 'red line' over Syria conflict

Obama doesn't regret 'red line' over Syria conflict

Obama says he doesn't regret saying chemical weapons are 'red line,' crticis slam him for not doing more to prevent bloodshed in Syria.AFP, 16/01/2017 10:42
Russia gets UN backing for Syria truce

Russia gets UN backing for Syria truce

Russia secures unanimous UN support for Kazakhstan talks.AFP, 31/12/2016 23:03
Russia seeks UN backing for Syria truce

Russia seeks UN backing for Syria truce

While Syria ceasefire holds, Russia pushes for UN intervention.AFP, 31/12/2016 18:09
Russia, Turkey agree on Syria ceasefire plan

Russia, Turkey agree on Syria ceasefire plan

Turkey, Russia, agree on ceasefire plan, but exclude 'terror groups' from being held to ceasefire.AFP, 28/12/2016 12:43
Lapid: My father is  rolling over in his grave

Lapid: My father is rolling over in his grave

Yesh Atid Leader blasts PM over reports Israeli ambassador to UN was ordered to miss votes on investigating war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/12/2016 18:35
Ziv Medical Center raises funds for Syria war victims

Ziv Medical Center raises funds for Syria war victims

Israeli hospital treats Syrian victims, aims to send them home with care packages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2016 11:42
Turkish broadcaster cries as doctors operate on chid

Turkish broadcaster cries as doctors operate on chid

Turkish Times broadcaster breaks down crying after showing video of field operation in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2016 22:48
Obama washes hands of Syria

Obama washes hands of Syria

Obama says Assad, Russia and Iran have blood on hands, US has no way to save Syria without conquering it.AFP, 17/12/2016 19:43
 4,000 rebels, family members to quit east Aleppo

4,000 rebels, family members to quit east Aleppo

At least 4,000 rebels and their families are to be evacuated from the last opposition-held districts of Syria's Aleppo.AFP, 15/12/2016 12:05
 Iran says Aleppo 'victory' shows its regional clout

Iran says Aleppo 'victory' shows its regional clout

Tehran officials celebrate rebel defeat in Syria as victory for Iran nuclear program.AFP, 14/12/2016 14:55
WATCH: Russian special forces battle rebels in Syria

WATCH: Russian special forces battle rebels in Syria

Rare video shows footage of Russian special forces fighting rebels in Syria.Chana Roberts, 12/12/2016 08:57
Russia forces ISIS out of Palmyra

Russia forces ISIS out of Palmyra

Russian warplanes strike ISIS in Syria, force them to surrender retaken Palmyra.AFP, 11/12/2016 12:28
Western powers call for talks to end Syria war

Western powers call for talks to end Syria war

Western powers demand civilians be allowed to leave Aleppo, insist involved parties hold talks to end conflict.AFP, 10/12/2016 23:51
Russian jet crashes near Syria

Russian jet crashes near Syria

Second Russian jet crashes while attempting to land after bombing raid in Syria.AFP, 05/12/2016 13:54
Syria army advances in east Aleppo

Syria army advances in east Aleppo

Syrian army advances as civilians flee.AFP, 03/12/2016 23:59
Missiles rain down on Aleppo, world sits silent

Missiles rain down on Aleppo, world sits silent

Aleppo bombings get heavier as talks of new ceasefire progress.AFP, 14/10/2016 12:33
Syria: Aleppo's last hospital may stop functioning

Syria: Aleppo's last hospital may stop functioning

Syrian civilians fear world has abandoned them, ask that sick and wounded be evacuated.AFP, 30/09/2016 11:36
Islamic State crows as Russia and America trade blows

Islamic State crows as Russia and America trade blows

The present disastrous state of affairs could have been avoided. David Singer, 24/09/2016 21:57
Clashes in Syria despite ceasefire

Clashes in Syria despite ceasefire

Is the ceasefire over?AFP, 16/09/2016 13:06
UN: It's up to us to solve refugee crisis

UN: It's up to us to solve refugee crisis

First-ever UN summit to discuss xenophobia and refugee placement. Summit will deliver, "an increase in compassion."AFP, 16/09/2016 08:46
Syria: Israel is trying to sabotage ceasefire

Syria: Israel is trying to sabotage ceasefire

According to a representative of the Syrian army, Israel is trying to upset the fragile ceasefire.Yonatan Roberts, 14/09/2016 22:35
Syrian residents still waiting for aid

Syrian residents still waiting for aid

The US and Russian arranged ceasefire in Syria is holding, but aid still isn't forthcoming.AFP, 14/09/2016 20:50
Turkey: We hope Syria ceasefire will be permanent

Turkey: We hope Syria ceasefire will be permanent

Turkey expresses hopes for peace, in light of the recent Syria ceasefire.AFP, 13/09/2016 19:29
'The solution is polygamy'

'The solution is polygamy'

Polygamy and divorce are on the rise in war-torn Syria.AFP, 12/09/2016 09:02
 Will gas attacks probe condemn the Assad regime?

Will gas attacks probe condemn the Assad regime?

A yearlong investigation to determine who is behind deadly chemical attacks in Syria takes center stage at the United Nations this week.AFP, 23/08/2016 09:26
US-backed rebels free Syrian city of Manbij

US-backed rebels free Syrian city of Manbij

Celebrations in the streets of Manbij, which was of great importance to ISIS. Women have been ripping off their burqas and smoking.Guy Cohen, 13/08/2016 20:54
Nasrallah's "Speech of the Year"

Nasrallah's "Speech of the Year"

Read it carefully. He represents the threatening regional power – Iran -- and is the geographically closest significant threat to Israel, with operative cells all over the world capable of terror attacks against a long list of possible targets.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 24/03/2016 23:19
161 chemical weapons used during Syrian conflict

161 chemical weapons used during Syrian conflict

The Syrian American Medical Society reports 1,491 deaths caused by chemical attacks, with 14,581 people injured.Shoshana Miskin, 14/03/2016 13:34
Assad tells Putin he accepts ceasefire plan

Assad tells Putin he accepts ceasefire plan

Syrian leader supports ceasefire deal brokered by Moscow and Washington, Kremlin says.Gil Ronen, 24/02/2016 17:22
2 Syria hospitals bombed, 19 killed; Russia blamed

2 Syria hospitals bombed, 19 killed; Russia blamed

Hospitals in Aleppo and Idlib provinces hit by air strikes and rocket artillery; observers blame Russian jets, say attack was deliberate.Gil Ronen, 15/02/2016 13:39
UN says Assad approves aid to besieged town

UN says Assad approves aid to besieged town

Starvation-struck town of Madaya will get aid in apparent goodwill gesture ahead of peace talks.Gil Ronen, 01/02/2016 22:52
In speech, Ban exhibits contempt for Syrian agony

In speech, Ban exhibits contempt for Syrian agony

Analysis: Over 55,000 people were killed in Syria in 2015. Can you guess what 87% of Ban Ki-Moon's speech on the Middle East was about?Mark Langfan, UN correspondent, 27/01/2016 12:31
Syria talks: US, Russia disagree on whom to invite

Syria talks: US, Russia disagree on whom to invite

US and Russian top diplomats Kerry and Lavrov hit snag in Switzerland but Lavrov says the talks will begin next week as planned.Gil Ronen, 20/01/2016 22:26
Syria says it seized key rebel redoubt in Latakia

Syria says it seized key rebel redoubt in Latakia

Syrian army took control of the strategic town of Salma, in northwestern province of Latakia, in a major victory for Assad's forces.Gil Ronen, 12/01/2016 18:39
Aid convoys roll into starving Syria towns

Aid convoys roll into starving Syria towns

Besieged Syrians in Madaya, Foua and Kefraya are receiving food, but at least 28 people, including 6 babies, have starved to death.Gil Ronen, 11/01/2016 18:33
Starvation deaths in Syria; people 'eating grass'

Starvation deaths in Syria; people 'eating grass'

Aid begins flowing to Madaya, but it was too late for 5 more people who died of starvation Sunday. Some 400,000 others under siege.Gil Ronen, 11/01/2016 13:26
Deal to allow aid into starving Syria towns

Deal to allow aid into starving Syria towns

Tens of thousands of people are in danger of starving to death in Madaya and in the Idlib region.Gil Ronen, 10/01/2016 13:35
Syrian army attacks rebel forces on Israeli border

Syrian army attacks rebel forces on Israeli border

Under cover of rain and fog, regime forces fight against rebels in Quneitra, on the Syrian Golan Heights just over the border.Shoshana Miskin, 31/12/2015 22:23
Russia launches Syria strikes from submarine

Russia launches Syria strikes from submarine

Calibre cruise missiles fired from the 'Rostov-on-Don' submarine from the Mediterranean Sea, says Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.Arutz Sheva staff, 08/12/2015 22:55
German cabinet approves military aid for IS fight

German cabinet approves military aid for IS fight

Package includes Tornado reconnaissance jets, a naval frigate and up to 1,200 troops.Arutz Sheva staff, 01/12/2015 13:23
Kerry: We Want to Avoid Total Destruction of Syria

Kerry: We Want to Avoid Total Destruction of Syria

Kerry seeks to meet with representatives from Russia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and Jordan to discuss Syria.Arutz Sheva, 19/10/2015 11:19
Russian Jets Pound Rebel Positions in Syria

Russian Jets Pound Rebel Positions in Syria

After establishing military presence in Syria, Putin's forces go on the attack.Gil Ronen, 30/09/2015 16:29
Video: IDF Kills Iran-Sponsored Golan Terrorists

Video: IDF Kills Iran-Sponsored Golan Terrorists

Terrorists infiltrated from Syria last month in order to plant bombs. IDF says Tehran sent them.Kobi Finkler, 16/08/2015 19:20
Defense Minister Says Israel Helping Syrian Rebels

Defense Minister Says Israel Helping Syrian Rebels

Yaalon: 'Rebels near the border receive humanitarian aid, on condition that they block terrorists and don't attack Druze.'Gil Ronen and Ari Soffer, 29/06/2015 15:30
Druze Attack IDF Ambulance Carrying Syrians

Druze Attack IDF Ambulance Carrying Syrians

Residents of Horfesh suspected the vehicle was carrying wounded jihadists, who were fighting Druze in Syria.Yishai Karov, 22/06/2015 10:41
UN Envoy Condemns Civilian Deaths in Syria

UN Envoy Condemns Civilian Deaths in Syria

Staffan de Mistura ends three-day trip to Damascus with condemnation of the deaths of civilians in both government and rebel fire.Ben Ariel, 18/06/2015 01:13
Assad Collapse Deemed Near as Rebels, ISIS Advance

Assad Collapse Deemed Near as Rebels, ISIS Advance

Expert Ehud Yaari says despite Iran's assistance, Assad is quickly running out of troops and time. IDF: 'Syrian army has ceased to exist.'Gil Ronen, 03/06/2015 14:37