For Syrians in Idlib, killing of Soleimani a 'victory'
In parts of the Middle East, Qasem Soleimani is revered as a hero. But in opposition-held Syria, the slain Iranian commander was seen as the man to kill.
Trump confirms death of Islamic State chief Baghdadi in US raid
President Donald Trump on Sunday said that elusive Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed, dying "like a dog," in a daring, nighttime raid by US special forces deep in northwest Syria.
Twin bombing kills 24 in Syria's Idlib
A double bomb attack in Syria's jihadist-held city of Idlib on Monday killed 24 people, including four children, a war monitor said. The first blast was caused by a bomb planted under a car in the main city of the Idlib region, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. A motorcycle bomb detonated after ambulances…
Blast kills 11 civilians in Syria's Idlib
A huge blast killed at least 11 civilians as it wrecked a multi-storey building in Syria's northwestern jihadist-held city of Idlib on Monday, a war monitor said. The explosion of unknown origin also wounded 80 others, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said. The group, which relies on sources inside Syria for…
Suspected Russian raids kill 46 across Syria's Idlib
At least 46 people were killed in suspected Russian air strikes on several areas of Idlib province in northwest Syria on Sunday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.