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Syrian rebel allies strike blow against ISIL
Islamic State of Iraq and Levant retreat from Deir al-Zor province after three-day battle with other rebel groups.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 13:38 GMT
UN estimates 9.3 million Syrians need aid
UN humanitarian chief says 40 percent of population needs outside help to survive as push for peace talks continues.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 17:21 GMT
Polio outbreak confirmed in Syria
World Health Organisation says 10 out of 22 children confirmed to have polio type one of the communicable disease.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 13:15 GMT
Syrian opposition elects new provisional PM
Former political prisoner Ahmad Tumeh says his priority is restoring order in opposition-held areas of country.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 17:57 GMT
Syrian warplanes hit Damascus suburbs
Syrian forces target rebel forces in Jobar, as Russia warns any no-fly zone would 'violate international law'.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 15:23 GMT
Fierce fighting rages across Syria
Battles follow reported massacre in Homs and attack on a university in Aleppo, which together left at least 200 dead.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2013 01:11 GMT
Scores reportedly killed in Syria's Hama
Activist group says bomb attacks in village of Aqrab have left at least 125 mainly Alawite civilians wounded or killed.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2012 19:43 GMT
Syrian rebels 'shoot down army helicopter'
Fighters say they used ground-to-air missile for the first time to down an aircraft bombing the country's northwest.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 19:43 GMT
Rebels capture key base in Syria's east
Fighters overrun army base in Deir Az-Zor, further weakening government's control in a strategic region bordering Iraq.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2012 19:53 GMT
Syrian rebels 'seize airport near Iraq'
Syrian rebels claim to have captured an airport used as a military base in Deir al-Zor province near Iraqi border.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 03:36 GMT
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