Syria's War

US 'targets al-Qaeda leaders' in rebel-held Idlib

The US Central Command said the 'strike' targeted leaders that were 'responsible for attacks threatening US citizens'.

Syria's war: US 'targets al-Qaeda leaders' in rebel-held Idlib

Opinion

What are Russian special operations forces doing in Idlib?

Despite promises of a withdrawal, it appears the Kremlin has boosted its military presence on the front line in Syria.

Anton Mardasov

by Anton Mardasov

Anton Mardasov

Syria's War

Syria rebels withdraw from strategic town

Opposition fighters in Syria's northwest withdraw from key town as government forces press ahead with Idlib offensive.

Syria's war: Rebels withdraw from Idlib's Khan Sheikhoun

Syria's War

Syrian gov't agrees to conditional ceasefire in Idlib

Syrian government wants rebels to withdraw forces and weaponry from buffer zone as condition for a truce.

Syrian gov't agrees to conditional ceasefire in rebel-held Idlib

Inside Story

Is the world ignoring Syria's war?

The UN denounces international 'indifference' to casualties in Idlib.

Syria's War

'Boundless criminality': Dozens killed in Idlib market bombing

Residents and rescuers say 50 killed in Syrian and Russian air raids on rebel-held Idlib.

'Boundless criminality': Dozens killed in Idlib market bombing

Syria's War

At least 18 killed in Syrian government attacks on Idlib province

A young citizen journalist is among civilians killed in Syrian and Russian air raids, a war monitor says.

At least 18 killed in Syrian government attacks on Idlib province

Syria's War

Turkish soldier dies in attack on military post in Syria's Idlib

Military says it retaliated by opening fire on positions where attacks were launched by President Assad's forces.

Turkish soldier dies in attack on military post in Syria's Idlib

Syria's War

UN asks Russia for answers about bombed Syria hospitals

More than 23 hospitals were hit by attacks since Russia-backed Syrian forces launched an offensive in Idlib in April.

UN asks Russia for answers about bombed Syria hospitals

Syria's War

Dozens killed in heavy fighting in northwest Syria

Eighty-nine fighters and 41 government troops killed in Hama since Tuesday in major battle, UK-based monitor says.

Dozens killed in heavy fighting in northwest Syria

Battle for Idlib

UN aid chief: Syria, Russia attacks on civilians 'deliberate'

Some hospitals have stopped sharing coordinates because it 'paints a target on their back', UN's Mark Lowcock says.

UN aid chief: Syria, Russia attacks on civilians 'deliberate'

Battle for Idlib

Syria says it doesn't want to fight with Turkey

Damascus says military action in response to rebel violations, including presence of fighters in a demilitarised zone.

Syria says it doesn't want to fight with Turkey

Middle East

Several civilians, dozens of fighters killed in Syria's Idlib

The Syrian government, backed by Russia, began bombarding the last rebel-held territory of Idlib in April.

Several civilians, dozens of fighters killed in Syria's Idlib

Battle for Idlib

Turkey says Syrian forces hit observation tower in Idlib

Three Turkish soldiers have been wounded while some equipment and facilities were damaged, Ankara says.

Turkey says Syrian forces hit observation tower in Idlib

Battle for Idlib

Syrian fighters hit Assad forces in counterattack

Battles intensify as rebels push back against government troops in northwest.

Syrian attacks on civilians continue amid rebel counterattack