Thursday February 26, 2015
Syria's refugee crisis is approaching a "dangerous turning point" as nearly four million Syrians face worsening living conditions in exile, the UN refugee chief has warned.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
The Syrian government receives "information" about air strikes by the US-led coalition against the Islamic State group in Syria, President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview today.
Friday January 23, 2015
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Sunday December 07, 2014
Syrian state television has said that Israeli jets had bombed areas near Damascus International Airport and in the town of Dimas, near the border with Lebanon.
Friday October 17, 2014
At least 15 civilians, including three teenagers have been killed in air raids in the Syrian town of Douma.
Tuesday October 14, 2014
At least 10 Syrian soldiers and 17 civilians have been killed in the latest round of air strikes in Syria.
Saturday October 04, 2014
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad has made a rare public appearance, attending prayers on the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday at a mosque in Damascus.
Wednesday October 01, 2014
At least 30 Syrian children have been killed in a double bombing by a lone assailant at a school in the government-controlled city of Homs, a monitor has said.
Saturday September 27, 2014
British fighter jets flew over Iraq today in first armed role since Islamic State militants swept across large areas of Northern Iraq in June.
Tuesday August 26, 2014
The United States is to conduct surveillance flights over Syria but no decision has been taken to attack Islamic militants there.