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Smoke rises from al-Harak town, as seen from Deraa countryside, Syria June 25, 2018.

A fight until the end: Syrian strife likely to continue

The Deraa offensive marks endgame for the Syrian rebellion – but strife in Syria is set to persist.

TURKISH-BACKED Free Syrian Army fighters are seen carrying a wounded colleague in Afrin, Syria.

Syrian quagmire: World turns a blind eye to the Afrin crisis

Years after a no-fly zone for Aleppo failed to gain Western sympathy, the Afrin pleas will likely fall on deaf ears.


Syrian rebels say discussing evacuation from territory near Israel

Syria's army and its allies have increasingly pushed for such evacuation deals for rebel enclaves near big cities or in other strategic locations after long periods of siege and bombardment.


Syria, Iranian proxies threaten military action against rebels on Israeli border

The Syrian army, backed by local militias a financed and equipped by Iran, have been escalating a fierce assault against Sunni rebels in an enclave in the foothills of Mount Hermon.

SYRIAN DEMOCRATIC Forces fighters hold up their weapons north of Raqqa city.

Eighty-five percent of Raqqa liberated from ISIS

US-led coalition forces, Syrian rebels, and the Syrian military have slowly re-taken many of ISIS's strongholds over the last several months.

Syrian rebels prepare for fighting in Syria

Syrian rebels near Golan ask world for support against 'Assad’s terrorist regime'

Syrian rebel source says civilians need aid and rebel factions should receive military support from the West against regime which has Iranian and Hezbollah allies.

An IDF soldier stands atop a tank near Alonei Habashan on the Golan Heights, close to the ceasefire

Report: Israel secretly giving aid to Syrian rebels

Israel has reportedly been discreetly supporting Syrian rebel groups for years in order to protect its northern border from the war raging in Syria.

People inspect a damaged site after airstrikes on the rebel held Tariq al-Bab neighbourhood of Alepp

Syria rebels: Ceasefire 'void' if government violations persist

There has been confusion over which groups in the opposition are included in the ceasefire.

A woman stands outside the Beau-Rivage Palace ahead of Syria talks in Lausanne, Switzerland, October

US seeks regional path to Syria peace at Lausanne talks

It was the first meeting between Kerry and Lavrov since the collapse of a second attempted ceasefire in September.

Smoke rises during fighting in the village of Ahmadiyah in Syria

Mortar reportedly hits Israel's Golan shortly after Syrian ceasefire starts

The Syrian army said a seven-day "regime of calm" would be applied across Syria, and it reserved the right to respond using all forms of firepower to any violation by "armed groups".

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