Syria's Civil War

Hundreds dead in 'relentless bombing' of Eastern Ghouta

At least 27 killed in fresh attacks by Syrian forces, raising the death toll to more than 270 in the past three days.

Hundreds dead in 'relentless bombing' of Eastern Ghouta

Syria's Civil War

250 civilians killed in Syrian bombardment in 48 hours

'Catastrophic' bombardment by Syrian air strikes and artillery fire kills 250 people over the past two days.

Syrian forces continue bloody offensive in East Ghouta

Turkey-Syria border

Turkey fires on pro-Syria fighters entering Afrin

Convoy of 20 vehicles with dozens of fighters enters the besieged Kurdish-held region but met by Turkish artillery.

Pro-government fighters move into Syria's Afrin

Syria's Civil War

Syrian National Coalition: Ghouta being 'exterminated'

With humanitarian conditions spiralling out of control, the UN and the Syrian opposition are increasingly alarmed at the situation in Eastern Ghouta under Syrian government and Russian bombardment.

Syria's Civil War

Syria: 77 civilians killed in regime bombardment

Death toll includes 20 children in Syrian government attack on besieged enclave of Eastern Ghouta, war monitor says.

Syria: 77 civilians killed in regime bombardment

Turkey-Syria border

'Major disaster': Turkey warns Syria over aid to YPG

Turkey says reports Syrian army will aid Kurdish YPG in Afrin are false, adding such a move will be a 'major disaster'.

Turkey denies reports Syria will help YPG in Afrin

Inside Story

Will Turkish and Syrian armies fight in Afrin?

Tensions escalate amid reports the Syrian military is deploying forces to fight the Turks alongside the Kurdish YPG.

Turkey

Turkey says 'nobody can stop' its forces in Afrin

Turkish foreign minister made remarks in response to reports that Syrian forces will fight alongside YPG against Turkey.

Syria's Civil War

Civilian death toll rising in Syria's Eastern Ghouta

Since the end of last December, a stepped-up government campaign has killed more than 400 civilians, including at least 100 children.

Middle East

Syria's brides searching for love online

As conditions in Syria worsen, women are connecting with their future partners online.

Turkey

'Syrian forces to back YPG' in fight against Turkey

A Kurdish YPG official claims regime forces will join Kurdish fighters in Afrin.

'Syrian forces to back YPG' in fight against Turkey

Turkey

Turkey official denies use of chemical weapons in Afrin

Yasin Aktay, adviser to president, tells Al Jazeera that parties making the accusations are responsible to prove them.

Turkey official denies use of chemical weapons in Afrin

Russia

'Blather': Lavrov dismisses charges of US vote meddling

Russian foreign minister dismisses accusations of Moscow interference in the 2016 US presidential as 'blather'.

Turkey-Syria border

US and Turkey look to mend ties as Syria tension grows

On a visit to Turkey, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson hopes to ease anger over US support for Syrian-Kurdish YPG.

Turkey

US' Tillerson to visit Turkey, ties strained over Syria

Tillerson will be meeting President Erdogan in what is expected to be a tense discussion over the two countries' goals in Syria.