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IS group kills more than 60 regime fighters across Syria

IS group kills more than 60 regime fighters across Syria

Islamic State militants have killed more than 60 Syrian regime fighters in 48 hours, a monitor said Saturday

Syria steps up fuel rationing as crisis worsens

Syria steps up fuel rationing as crisis worsens

Syria on Monday stepped up fuel rationing as shortages became more severe in government-held areas, with an official blaming the shortfall on Western sanctions against the war-torn country.

Qatar-initiated move aims to bring accountability in Syria

Qatar-initiated move aims to bring accountability in Syria

A mechanism initiated by Qatar and some other countries for a fact-finding mission in Syria, has resulted in equipping the international community better to achieve accountability, a senior official has said.

Syria Kurds return 25 Yazidis freed from IS to Iraq

Syria Kurds return 25 Yazidis freed from IS to Iraq

Syrian Kurds on Saturday repatriated 25 women and children from Iraq's Yazidi minority after freeing them during the final push against the Islamic State group, a local official said.

Three injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

Three injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

An Israeli airstrike on a military base in Syria's Hama province early Saturday injured three people, Syrian state media reported.

Bomb attack kills 13 in Syria's Raqa: monitor

Bomb attack kills 13 in Syria's Raqa: monitor

A double bomb attack Tuesday in the northern Syrian city of Raqa, a former bastion of the Islamic State group, killed 13 people, mostly civilians, a war monitor said.

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three  killed

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three killed

Syrian government forces fought off an attack by a group of suicide bombers on a position in western Syria on Tuesday, during which three people were killed in addition to all of the militants, a state-run TV station reported.

At least 15 reported killed as Syrian government, rebels exchange fire

At least 15 reported killed as Syrian government, rebels exchange fire

At least 15 people were reported killed on Sunday in shelling by government and insurgent forces in northwestern Syria, further straining a Russian-Turkish ceasefire deal for the region.

Starved infants, wounded women crowd Syrian hospitals after IS defeat

Starved infants, wounded women crowd Syrian hospitals after IS defeat

The paramedics' log at al-Hol camp in eastern Syria lists the injuries and ailments of infants rushed from the battlefield to its crowded, dirty clinic: malnourishment, stunted growth, broken leg.

Ex-Russian officer jailed for fighting with Islamic State in Syria

Ex-Russian officer jailed for fighting with Islamic State in Syria

A former Russian military captain was sentenced on Tuesday to 19 years in prison for fighting alongside the Islamic State extremist group in Syria, state media reported.

Aleppo's mysterious 'Yellow man'

Aleppo's mysterious 'Yellow man'

Dressed in yellow from head-to-toe, Abu Zakkour is hailed as part of the ‘heritage’ of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, along with its mediaeval citadel and its ancient covered markets.

Islamic State group kills 7 US-backed fighters in Syria

Islamic State group kills 7 US-backed fighters in Syria

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed an attack on US-backed forces in the northern Syrian city of Manbij, days after their "caliphate" was declared defeated.