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Kobane clashes kill 100 Islamic State jihadists in three days: monitor

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says at least 100 Islamic State jihadists have been killed in three days of fighting for the strategic Syrian  town of Kobane near the border with Turkey.

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says at least 100 Islamic State jihadists have been killed in three days of fighting for the strategic Syrian  town of Kobane near the border with Turkey.

Kobane clashes kill 100 Islamic State jihadists in three days: monitor
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Human Rights Watch says evidence 'strongly suggests’ Syria regime used chlorine gas
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Syria jihadists torturing, killing detainees: Amnesty
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Winter storm pummels Middle East, adding to refugee misery
12 Dec 2013 - 9:58PM
Nasrallah says Hezbollah will keep fighting in Syria
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Nineteen rebel groups fighting in Syria reject Geneva talks
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Syria Kurds take Iraq border post from jihadists
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Nine Lebanese pilgrims kidnapped in Syria freed
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Syria warplane kills 18 in single attack
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
19 killed as Syrian troops batter Aleppo
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Oil pipeline blown up in northeast Syria: watchdog
27 Sep 2012 - 8:49PM
Syria jets blitz rebel Aleppo bastions
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Syrian army repels rebel attack on Aleppo barracks
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Dozens killed as triple car bombs hit Syria's Aleppo

Three car bombs tore into the heart of Aleppo on Wednesday, killing at least 40 people and wounding 90, mostly soldiers, a watchdog said, as television broadcast scenes of devastation in Syria’s commercial capital.

Three car bombs tore into the heart of Aleppo on Wednesday, killing at least 40 people and wounding 90, mostly soldiers, a watchdog said, as television broadcast scenes of devastation in Syria’s commercial capital.

Dozens killed as triple car bombs hit Syria's Aleppo
3 Oct 2012 - 6:39PM
18 Republican Guards killed in Damascus province
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Hezbollah warns US over film as toll rises
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Syrian rebel strongholds pounded, 23 killed

A string of rebel strongholds, including in Daraa and Homs provinces and the commercial capital Aleppo, were rocked by shelling from dawn on Monday that left at least 23 people dead.

A string of rebel strongholds, including in Daraa and Homs provinces and the commercial capital Aleppo, were rocked by shelling from dawn on Monday that left at least 23 people dead.

Syrian rebel strongholds pounded, 23 killed
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Syrian rebels threaten to execute Iranians
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Clashes continue in Beirut after overnight fighting

Lebanese troops traded fire with unidentified armed men in a Sunni district of the capital on Monday, after deadly violence hit Tripoli and several people were wounded in Beirut.

Lebanese troops traded fire with unidentified armed men in a Sunni district of the capital on Monday, after deadly violence hit Tripoli and several people were wounded in Beirut.

Clashes continue in Beirut after overnight fighting
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Dozens killed in double suicide attack near Damascus

Dozens of people were killed in a double suicide attack on a military security branch in Harasta, near the capital Damascus, a human rights group said on Tuesday.

Dozens of people were killed in a double suicide attack on a military security branch in Harasta, near the capital Damascus, a human rights group said on Tuesday.

Dozens killed in double suicide attack near Damascus
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Army, gunmen trade fire in Beirut as tensions rise
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Britain recognises new Syrian opposition group
21 Nov 2012 - 6:37AM
Almost 150 killed on first day of Syria truce, watchdog finds
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Over 30 killed in 24 hours at Damascus Palestinian camp
5 Nov 2012 - 8:55PM
Syrian troops press assault on town near Damascus

Syrian troops shelled a besieged town near Damascus and clashed with rebels on the outskirts of the capital on Saturday as the country’s conflict entered its 22nd month.

Syrian troops shelled a besieged town near Damascus and clashed with rebels on the outskirts of the capital on Saturday as the country’s conflict entered its 22nd month.

Syrian troops press assault on town near Damascus
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
UN must refer Syria war crimes to ICC, says Amnesty
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Fierce battles erupt in Syria’s Aleppo
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM
Syrian army pounds Aleppo airbase
20 Jul 2018 - 2:51PM
Syrian child execution by jihadist rebels puts militant justice in spotlight
11 Jun 2013 - 11:01AM
 Syria jets pound city captured by rebels
18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM