Israel strikes Syrian army base in Aleppo

Syria confirms air strikes struck position near al-Nairab airbase in Aleppo as fighting rages in Quneitra province.

16 Jul 2018 12:38

What should we expect from the Trump-Putin summit in Helsinki?

Accusations of election tampering, the war in Syria, Ukraine and arms control are some of the issues at stake.

16 Jul 2018 12:38

Fears for many as most of Deraa under regime control

More Syrian rebel groups agree to reconciliation deals as government advances put hundreds of opposition supporters under threat.

12 Jul 2018 03:10

Syria regime, Russia accused of breaching ceasefire in Deraa

Syrian government forces surrounded rebel-held parts of Deraa city; the siege comes days after a Russian-brokered ceasefire was agreed for Deraa province.

10 Jul 2018 06:49

Will Syrian takeover of key crossing boost Jordan's economy?

Locals hope lucrative trade routes will re-open after seizure of the Nassib-Jaber border crossing by the Syrian army.

10 Jul 2018 06:49

This Syrian man has been stuck in an airport for months

Hassan al-Kontar wanted to avoid Syria's civil war. He ended up stranded at Kuala Lumpur airport.

09 Jul 2018 04:03

Syria's war: Why Jordan keeps its borders shut to Deraa refugees

Seeking shelter from intense fighting in Syria's Deraa, 60,000 refugees are massing along Jordan's northern borders.

07 Jul 2018 04:48

Syria bombardment resumes after ceasefire deal breaks down

Renewed assault in Syria's southwest comes a day after rebels and Russians failed to agree on a ceasefire deal.

05 Jul 2018 11:11

Many players but little progress in Deraa ceasefire talks

Syria's Deraa could descend into a humanitarian catastrophe if a ceasefire deal is not reached, according to Jordan's foreign minister, as thousands of refugees are fleeing the war-torn province.

05 Jul 2018 11:11

Syria's war: UN 'deeply alarmed' by violence in southern Deraa

Army's battle against Deraa rebels has displaced 270,000 people in Syria's south, with thousands stuck at Jordan border.

05 Jul 2018 11:11

UN urges Jordan to admit some of refugees from Syria's Deraa

Amman is sending food and aid supplies, but says it will keep the border closed to the nearly 270,000 displaced by Syrian government offensive in Deraa province.

03 Jul 2018 09:57

Syria's war: Jordanians launch aid campaign for Deraa refugees

About 270,000 Syrians have fled violence in Deraa, leaving tens of thousands stuck on the border with Jordan.

03 Jul 2018 09:01

Iraq builds fence along Syria border to block ISIL fighters

ISIL holds pockets of territory in the deserts of eastern Syria and maintains its ability to attack inside Iraq.

02 Jul 2018 10:33

Married at 14: Syria's refugee child brides

Child marriage among Syrian refugee children is on the rise. Two girls tell us about their lives as wives and mothers.

30 Jun 2018 07:24

UN asking warring parties in Syria's Deraa to cease hostilities

Tens of thousands of Syrians newly displaced by the Russian and Syrian government offensive are fleeing towards Jordan and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

29 Jun 2018 06:27

Top US court backs Trump travel ban on Muslim-majority countries

Advocacy groups 'appalled' by ruling blocking people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen from entering US.

27 Jun 2018 01:06

India, DRC, US among most dangerous countries for women: poll

Yemen, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Syria also top list in Thomson Reuters Foundation survey.

26 Jun 2018 04:27

Syria's war: Who controls what?

A map of the Syrian war showing who controls what after seven years of fighting.

26 Jun 2018 04:27

US Supreme Court upholds Trump's travel ban

The ban prevents people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen from entering the US.

26 Jun 2018 04:27

Syria says Israeli missiles attack near Damascus airport

Syrian state media says two missiles came down near the Damascus airport while Israeli military declines to comment.

26 Jun 2018 06:26