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Opposition seizes key bases in Syria's north
At least 31 Syrian soldiers and 12 opposition fighters were killed in the battle for Wadi al-Daif and al-Hamdiyah bases.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 14:14 GMT
Syria rebels capture key Idlib army bases
Takeover of bases following heavy fighting that left 31 soldiers dead considered a blow to Syrian government.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2014 13:20 GMT
Syria: The Last Assignment
Cameraman Yasser al-Jumaili's unseen footage takes us into the lives of Syrian rebels – but he pays the ultimate price.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2014 15:16 GMT
Heavy fighting reported in Damascus suburb
As Assad forces try to wrest Jobar, monitoring group attributes 785 ISIL fighters' deaths to US-led air campaign so far.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2014 18:21 GMT
UAE lists scores of groups as 'terrorists'
Muslim Brotherhood, al-Nusra Front, ISIL and al-Islah among 80 organisations on list approved by Emirati cabinet.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2014 03:58 GMT
The US has a new friend in the region: Iran
A calculated strategic swap of allegiances as Iran replaces Saudi Arabia as the United States' favoured regional ally?
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 11:13 GMT
Sousse: Seaside home of 'jihadist' volunteers
Tunisian town that attracts a million tourists a year has become supplier of self-declared 'jihadists'.
Mohammed al-Mukhtar Ahmed
Last updated: 06 Nov 2014 10:51 GMT
Talks stalled over abducted Lebanese soldiers
The crisis of kidnapped soldiers by ISIL and Jabhat al-Nusra enters its third month with no end in sight.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 12:07 GMT
ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model
Western media's caricaturish coverage of Iran masks an uncomfortable truth.
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 11:46 GMT
US says ISIL-run oil refineries targeted
Saudi and UAE jets take part in strikes inside Syria, as Britain's PM says UK must join air operations in Iraq.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2014 13:15 GMT
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