SDF says Taqba dam is not damaged and fighting will resume, but monitor casts doubt on whether engineers inspected site.
Syria's Civil War
by Mariya Petkova
Syria's Civil War25 Mar 2017 11:58 GMT
Renewed violence, despite a ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey, casts further doubt on UN-led peacemaking efforts.
Middle East24 Mar 2017 20:47 GMT
A fifth round of UN-backed Syria talks is under way in Geneva amid low expectations as violence on the ground escalates.
Syria's Civil War24 Mar 2017 14:45 GMT
The US wants to focus on the 'elimination' of ISIL by military force while leaving reconstruction efforts to its allies.
Middle East24 Mar 2017 09:21 GMT
Hopes for breakthrough or concessions from either side remain low, amid ongoing violence in Damascus and Hama.
Middle East24 Mar 2017 04:41 GMT
'Starvation around the corner' if humanitarian aid is not allowed into besieged areas in the capital, UN officials say.
Middle East23 Mar 2017 15:47 GMT
A fifth round of Syria talks in Geneva kicks off on shaky ground as clashes increase in Hama and Damascus.
Middle East23 Mar 2017 14:44 GMT
Syria's chlorine problem: the human toll of chlorine attacks in six years of civil war.
Syria's Civil War23 Mar 2017 14:30 GMT
As negotiations on the war in Syria resume in Geneva, civil society groups say their voices are not being heard.
ISIS23 Mar 2017 08:58 GMT
Senior senator says Turkey watching as decision must be made on arming Kurdish fighters in the coming battle for Raqqa.
Middle East23 Mar 2017 08:56 GMT
US hosts meeting of 68 countries working to defeat ISIL in Iraq and Syria.
Middle East22 Mar 2017 21:04 GMT
Activists say a suspected US-led coalition air raid struck a school sheltering displaced people near ISIL-held Raqqa.
Syria's Civil War22 Mar 2017 13:15 GMT
Less dramatic than the barrel bombs and less celebrated than the White Helmets but Syria’s green buses are still iconic.
Middle East21 Mar 2017 19:19 GMT
Government forces and rebels engaged in fresh fighting as rebel offensive near Jobar neighbourhood enters third day.
Inside Story20 Mar 2017 20:41 GMT
Opposition fighters launched brazen assault on the Syrian capital, seizing control of areas under government siege.
Middle East20 Mar 2017 19:17 GMT
In agreement with Kurds, Russia to operate military base in Afrin and train YPG fighters in 'anti-terror' combat.
by Joe Macaron
by James Denselow
by Alia Brahimi
by Sultan Barakat
© 2017 Al Jazeera Media Network