Battle for Idlib

Russia blasted at UN for 'carpet bombing' Syria

Russia and China face backlash after vetoing UN resolution calling for a ceasefire in Syria's besieged Idlib province.

Russia blasted at UN for 'carpet bombing' Syria

Battle for Idlib

Russia, China veto UN resolution calling for ceasefire in Syria

Russia's 13th veto came as draft didn't include exemption for military attacks against UN-blacklisted fighter groups.

Russia, China veto UN resolution calling for ceasefire in Syria

Battle for Idlib

UN: More than 1,000 civilians killed in Syria over 4 months

Rights chief says nearly all deaths reportedly attributable to government forces and allies in Idlib and Hama provinces.

UN: More than 1,000 civilians killed in Syria over 4 months

Syria's War

Syria: Half of Idlib's children may miss school as battles rage

Save the Children says of the 1,193 schools in war-torn province, 353 are abandoned or damaged and 205 used as shelters.

Syria: Half of Idlib's children may miss school as battles rage

Syria's War

Russia slams US for 'indiscriminate' attack in Syria's Idlib

Moscow says the US targeted the region 'without advance notice' to Russia or Turkey, says it 'compromised' ceasefire.

Russia slams US for 'indiscriminate' attack in Syria's Idlib

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