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Truce reached in Palestinian camp in Syria
Various fighting factions and the Syrian government reached a cease-fire agreement in a besieged Palestinian refugee cam
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 18:23 GMT
Syrian election vote counting begins
President Bashar al-Assad set to win an overwhelming victory in poll called a charade by the opposition.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2014 09:21 GMT
Rocket strike hits Aleppo neighbourhood
At least 11 people die in an attack on a government-held area of the northern Syrian city.
Last updated: 17 May 2014 10:57 GMT
Deadly mortar attack on Damascus Opera House
Two people killed in a mortar attack on the Damascus Opera House, as Assad forces intensify campaign in Syrian capital.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 13:45 GMT
Syrian capital hit by mortar bomb attacks
Shells land in several areas on Damascus, hitting homes and a hospital, according to state news agency.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 23:25 GMT
Syrian forces take two villages near Lebanon
The villages of Flita and Ras Maara have fallen to government forces, securing a major supply route for President Assad.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2014 12:33 GMT
Turkey shoots down Syrian fighter jet
Turkish PM says military action was inside Turkish airspace, while Damascus condemns it as "flagrant aggression".
Last updated: 24 Mar 2014 04:00 GMT
Syrian army captures strategic border town
Backed by Lebanese Hezbollah fighters, Syrian troops clear out rebels holed up in Yabroud for months, says state TV.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2014 05:50 GMT
Syria troops make push on rebel stronghold
Government forces backed by Hezbollah fighters are reportedly advancing in battle for strategic border town.
Last updated: 16 Mar 2014 03:57 GMT
Assad ventures outside Damascus
Syrian leader, most recently seen in mosque visit in January, makes rare public appearance in town outside the capital.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 19:32 GMT
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