Syria's Civil War

Air attacks kill dozens in Syria’s besieged Eastern Ghouta

Attacks on a besieged rebel-held suburb of the Syrian capital intensified over the past week, killing more than 80 civilians.

Syria's Civil War

Syria opposition in Riyadh aims to form united front

Groups meeting in Saudi Arabia's capital look to form single strategy to confront Assad, but odds of success seem low.

Syria opposition in Riyadh aims to form united front

Middle East

Head of Syria's main opposition bloc resigns

Riyad Hijab announces his resignation before a meeting in Saudi Arabia aiming to 'unify' the Syrian opposition.

Riyad Hijab quits as head of Syrian opposition's HNC

Syria's Civil War

Besieged Syrians: A blot on the world's conscience

In Syria's besieged Eastern Ghouta, medicine is being rationed and people are dying due to a lack of medical care.

Syria's Civil War

Turkey, Russia and Iran meet to discuss Syria

Summit aims to review political progress and humanitarian aid access, Turkish source says.

Turkey, Russia and Iran meet to discuss Syria

Middle East

A million children orphaned by the Syrian war

UN warns against dangers facing these children, including lack of education, trafficking and being indoctrinated by armed groups.

Syria's Civil War

Civilian deaths reported in ISIL bombing in Syria

Car bombing leaves at least 20 dead and dozens more wounded at site housing displaced families near city of Deir Az Zor.

Syrian 'civilians killed' in ISIL attack in Deir Az Zor

Syria's Civil War

'Totally destroyed': East Aleppo a year after battle

Many are living without clean water and power nearly a year after government forces retook the Syrian city.

'Totally destroyed': East Aleppo a year after battle

Syria's Civil War

Russia blocks bid to probe Syria chemical weapons use

US and Russia at odds over UN Security Council vote on renewing investigation into chemical weapons use in Syria.

Russia blocks bid to probe Syria chemical weapons use

Opinion

How the US did Iran a favour in the Middle East

US policies in Iraq have helped establish a "two-Iran" reality in the region.

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Syria's Civil War

Air raids kill scores of civilians in Syria's Aleppo

Three air raids reduce busy market in western Aleppo province - a so-called de-escalation zone - to rubble.

Air raids kill 43 civilians in Syria's Atareb

Syria's Civil War

Erdogan calls on Russia, US to pull troops out of Syria

Turkish president's comments come after Putin and Trump said there was 'no military solution' to Syria's war.

Erdogan calls on Russia, US to pull troops out of Syria

Crimes against humanity

Amnesty report warns of crime against humanity in Syria

Amnesty International says that the ‘surrender or starve’ campaign being waged by the Syrian government against its civilians is a crime against humanity.

Syria's Civil War

Trump, Putin agree 'no military solution' in Syria

Kremlin says conflict needs a final resolution in the framework of the so-called Geneva process.

Trump, Putin agree 'no military solution' in Syria

Syria's Civil War

ISIL 'recaptures 60 percent' of last Syria stronghold

Reports that ISIL has recaptured majority of al-Bukamal town emerge after Syrian army declared control.

ISIL 'recaptures 60 percent' of last Syria stronghold