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Syria accused of using chlorine gas on ISIL
Government accused of using chlorine gas to repel ISIL attack on a strategic air base in Deir Ezzor.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2014 07:40 GMT
Syrian government bombards ISIL strongholds
At least seven killed in strikes on Raqqa, days after intense bombardments killed up to 135 people, mostly civilians.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2014 00:33 GMT
US-led forces hit ISIL oil targets in Syria
Air strikes targeting oil refineries aim at cutting sources of funding as ISIL controls most oil wells in Syria.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 01:12 GMT
Iraqi and Kurdish forces recapture Mosul dam
US president hails operation by Peshmerga and Iraqi troops as a "major step forward" against Islamic State group.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 12:03 GMT
Battle rages for control of Mosul dam
Fierce fighting reported as Peshmerga and Iraqi troops try to recapture Mosul dam from Islamic State group.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 16:33 GMT
US air strikes aid Kurdish push on Mosul dam
US expands air campaign to help Peshmerga advance on key installation, seized by Islamic State group earlier this month.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 05:09 GMT
Iraqi Kurds battle Islamic State fighters
Peshmerga forces recapture towns near Mosul dam, seized by fighters earlier this month, as US air strikes continue.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2014 13:57 GMT
Islamic State battles for Syria's oil wealth
Fighting has escalated between the group and Syrian regime over the Shaar gas fields in the resource-rich Homs province.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 07:22 GMT
Islamic State 'seizes main Syria oil fields'
Al-Omar and Tanak oil fields on Iraq border fall to the Islamic State after rival fighters withdraw, activists say.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 12:24 GMT
Syrian expats vote in presidential election
Voting starts at Syrian embassies ahead of June 3 presidential poll, expected to secure third term for Bashar al-Assad.
Last updated: 28 May 2014 12:56 GMT
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