Syrian army captures town south of Damascus
Syrian military video shows soldiers, tanks moving through Deir-Khabiyeh, a key town south of the capital.
U.N. council to vote on Aleppo truce resolution, faces Russian veto
As explosions continue to rock Syria, the United Nations is preparing to vote on a draft resolution that demands an immediate end to air strikes and military flights over the Syrian city of Aleppo.
Syria’s War: Government forces launch counteroffensive in Idlib
As the fighting intensifies in Syria, civilians have been killed by shelling and air strikes in the rebel-held Idlib province.
Aleppo hit hard again, hopes fades for truce
Amateur video purports to show the aftermath of Syrian government air strikes in the al-Ansari neighborhood of Aleppo, some of the heaviest strikes yet on rebel-held areas.
Syria’s War: Daraya rebels accuse government of napalm attack
The Syrian government has been accused of dropping barrel bombs filled with the banned chemical agent napalm on a town near Damascus. Activists say the attacks in the rebel-held city of Daraya have killed two and left several injured.
Syrian rebels claim capture of Aleppo military base
Rebels in Syria say they have captured a government military base in Aleppo. State media deny the claim, saying government troops fought off the attack. But opposition video appears to show rebel fighters inside the facility.