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At least 13 militants were also killed in the attack which Daesh carried out near Mayadin on Wednesday afternoon, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said. Mayadin lies in the eastern province of Deir al-Zor on the western bank of the Euphrates River and is flanked by the vast Badia desert ... Syria
The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights estimates at least 190 people have been killed and 850 injured since the renewed bombardment began on Sunday. The war monitor says this is the heaviest one-day death toll in the area in three years. What happened? More than 100 people ... terrorist Syria ISIS

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor, said President Bashar Assad's forces had effectively started a military operation against IS in the south of the capital. "The military operation against IS in the south of Damascus has started after the failure of negotiations to evacuate" ... Islamic State
Russia said five of the missiles were destroyed by Syrian defence systems but the remaining three struck the western part of the airbase. At least 14 fighters, including Iranians, were killed in the strike, according to the monitoring organisation the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Iran confirmed three ... chemical

Strike On Syria Air Base Kills 14, Including Iranian Forces: Syrian Observatory For Human Rights. Syrian state media had earlier reported dead and wounded in the strike, without giving casualty figures. World Agence France-Presse
BEIRUT (AP) -- Missiles struck an air base in central Syria early Monday, its state-run news agency reported. Although the agency said it was likely "an American aggression," U.S. officials said the U.S. had not launched airstrikes on Syria. The missile attack followed a suspected poison gas attack ...
The army offensive to capture it, heralded by one of the heaviest bombardments in the seven-year conflict with warplanes, helicopters and artillery, has killed more than 1,600 people, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a war monitor. Residents and rights groups have accused the government of ...
Failaq al-Rahman will abide by a ceasefire as of midnight on Thursday, Syrian pro-regime media and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Thursday. The relentless Syrian regime assault backed by Russian air power that began last month has killed hundreds of people as ...
The onslaught has killed more than 1,600 civilians, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Dozens have also been killed in rebel fire on Damascus, including a young Syrian footballer killed on Saturday despite the ongoing evacuations. Samir Mohamad Massoud, 12, was killed in rocket fire ...
At least 34 people, including 17 children, were killed on Thursday in airstrikes on the last province in Syria under opposition control, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported. The airstrikes targeted the town of Harem, in the northern countryside of Idlib province near the border with Turkey, the ...
The “humanitarian situation is getting catastrophic in Afrin area, as a result of increased shelling and escalation of ground attack,” the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights stated on Friday. Thousands of civilians are sleeping in the open in Afrin city and the surrounding farmlands and villages, ...
BEIRUT (Reuters) - An aid convoy of 13 trucks is waiting outside Syria's eastern Ghouta and will deliver food into the rebel enclave on Friday, the International Committee of the Red Cross in Syria (ICRC) told Reuters. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based monitor, said there were no air ...
According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group, more than 340,000 people have been killed since then in a conflict the UN says caused the worst displacement since World War II. The collapse of the "caliphate" proclaimed by the Islamic State group (ISIS) over swathes of Syria has ...
... for 12,000 people, went into Douma — the largest and most populated town in the rebel-held eastern Ghouta, on the edge of the Syrian capital — earlier in the day. Rami Abdurrahman who heads the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Douma was shelled before the convoy went in.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said at least 18 of the day's victims were killed in strikes carried out by Russian warplanes on Hammuriyeh. The head of the Britain-based Observatory, Rami Abdel Rahman, said four of the 45 victims were children. The Observatory had earlier ...

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that by nightfall, Syrian government troops and allied militias had seized half of the territory held by rebels in eastern Ghouta and split the enclave in two halves -- a north and southern part. By slicing the territory, the Syrian government succeeds in further ...
Fresh air strikes on Eastern Ghouta in Syria have brought the death toll from today's bombardment on the rebel-held enclave to 45, according to a monitoring group. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that at least 18 of the victims were killed in strikes carried out by Russian warplanes on the ...
Forces loyal to the Syrian government have reportedly taken half of the Eastern Ghouta - the last rebel-held enclave close to the capital Damascus. "Regime forces control more than 50% of Ghouta," Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, told AFP news agency. Aerial bombing ...
Rami Abdurrahman, director of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, says there has been no letup to the government's assault on the rebel-held suburbs. The activist-run Ghouta Media Center says government strikes have killed 24 civilians in Hammouriyeh and another 10 in Harasta, both towns in ...
Syrian Observatory: One third of Syria's Ghouta enclave taken by government. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says it's made the gains since starting a ground offensive there a week ago. Syrians pack their belongings as they flee their home in the town of Utaya in the Syrian rebel enclave of ...
"The Western coalition strikes targeted scientific research centres, several military bases, and the bases of the Republican Guard and Fourth Division in the capital Damascus and around it," said the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Observatory chief Rami Abdel Rahman later said that ... Syria
Pro-government forces in Syria have reportedly recaptured about 10% of the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta enclave. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based monitoring group, says fighting on the ground intensified there on Saturday. Rebels responded by shelling nearby Damascus. Syria
Syrian opposition activists and paramedics said airstrikes and shelling of Damascus' eastern suburbs known as eastern Ghouta killed at least 98 people, including 20 children, on Monday. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the daily death toll is the highest in the area since 2015. Syria
At least 250 civilians were killed during the 48 hours of unrelenting onslaught that began Monday, including 58 children, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group. Another 1,000 people were wounded, it said. “We no longer have the words to describe children's suffering and ... Syria
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 250 civilians, including 58 children, have been killed since the bombing began late on February 18, and another 1,200 people were wounded. "We no longer have the words to describe children's suffering and our outrage," the UN children's agency ... Syria
The Latest on the conflict in Syria (all times local):. 11:30 p.m.. A monitoring group says the death toll from government shelling and airstrikes outside Damascus has exceeded 100 people for the second straight day. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says 106 people have been killed under the ... Syria
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it was the deadliest days in eastern Ghouta since 2015, adding that 20 children and 15 women were among those killed. The opposition-affiliated Syrian Civil Defence, also known as White Helmets, said the shelling and airstrikes killed 98 and ... Syria
At least 100 civilians, 20 of them children were killed in a Syrian army bombardment of the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta, a war monitor reported in a new toll on Tuesday. Syrian Observatory for Human Rights chief Rami Abdel Rahman said the civilian death toll from Mondays bombardment of the ... Syria
Rebel-held eastern suburbs of Damascus, also known as eastern Ghouta, have been bombarded for days leaving scores dead and hundreds wounded. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 56 people, including 10 children, were killed on Thursday. Siraj Mahmoud of the Syrian Civil ... Syria
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says waves of airstrikes hit at least five neighborhoods in the Eastern Ghouta suburb, the only remaining rebel stronghold near the capital, ... The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 56 people, including 10 children, were killed on Thursday. Syria
Elsewhere in Syria on Thursday, government warplanes bombed towns in the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta region near the capital Damascus for a fourth day. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a UK-based monitoring group, said at least 36 civilians were killed, bringing the death toll to 185 since ... Syria
This photo provided by the Syrian Civil Defense group known as the White Helmets, shows a civil defense worker carrying a wounded man after airstrikes hit a rebel-held suburb near Damascus, Syria, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says waves of airstrikes hit at least five ... Syria
The videos, which were posted on Saturday by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, have caused an unusual uproar in a war in which hard-to-watch footage has been a regular feature. The head of the rights group, Rami Abdul Rahman, said on Monday that he had obtained the videos from one of the ... Syria
Syrian Army Air Attacks Kill 28 in Northwestern Enclave. Warplanes and helicopters struck in Idlib, Hama and Aleppo provinces, said the war monitor, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. Reuters. Feb 02, 2018 12:35 PM. 0comments Print Zen Subscribe now · Shareshare on facebook · Tweet · send via ... Syria
Rami Abdel Rahman leads the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which is affiliated with the opposition and relies on a network of activists and informants for its reporting. Many international news organizations and experts deem the SOHR's reports credible. The critical security situation in ... Syria
On January 18, two ISIS VBIEDs attacked the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in Gharanij in southeastern Deir Ezzor, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). The ISIS-linked news agency Amaq added that ISIS fighters targeted a gathering of SDF fighters and destroyed a ... Syria
Beirut: A Syrian government bombardment killed 16 civilians across the besieged opposition enclave of Eastern Ghouta, a monitor group said. Eastern Ghouta has been under government siege since 2013 and its estimated 4,00,000 inhabitants are suffering severe shortages of food and medicine. Syria
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says the Kurdish militia and Turkish forces have clashed on the northern and western edges of ... Turkey has prepared around 10,000 Syrian fighters to storm Afrin, according Rami Abdurrahman, director of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, ... Syria
According to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a U.K.-based rights group monitoring the situation in Syria, since December 29 2017, regime forces and their allies have pounded Eastern Ghouta with more than 350 airstrikes, killing nearly 200 civilians, including dozens of women and children. Syria
The number of people killed in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta has reached 179 after a little over two weeks of government and Russian bombardment, according to the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). Government forces backed by Russian warplanes began a campaign ... Syria
Syrian TV says government forces have reached troops trapped for more than a week by rebels surrounding a military base outside Damascus. The state-affiliated al-Ikhbariya TV station says the Syrian army broke through rebel lines Sunday to reach soldiers trapped at the Murakabat vehicle base near ... Syria
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the government forces are heavily shelling the militants' positions in the southern countryside of Idlib amid bad weather conditions in that part of the country. Syrian warplanes are also pounding the areas near the city of Khan Sheikhoun and the town of ... Syria
Among the victims were at least 19 civilians killed by air strikes, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, adding that the casualties were over 24 hours of fighting in an area straddling Idlib and Hama provinces. AFP. Updated:December 29, 2017, 5:24 PM IST. facebook Twitter google ... Syria
The fatalities included 2,109 children and 1,492 women, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on December 28. The opposition-linked group, which monitors casualties on all sides of the conflict, said the tally also included 2,923 Syrian government soldiers as well as 7,494 militant fighters, mainly ... Syria
A human rights monitoring group says more than 33,000 people were killed in the Syrian civil war this year and that one-third of them were civilians. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights released the results of its count of fatalities in the war on Thursday. The group says about 10,500 civilians were ... Syria
LONDON - 30 December 2017: About 40,000 people including more than 10,000 civilians were killed in Syria during 2017, the London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on Saturday. The tally included 2,923 government soldiers and 7,494 militant fighters, mainly from Daesh ... Syria
Air strikes on one of the last villages still held by Daesh in eastern Syria killed 12 civilians, including four children, a war monitor said on Monday. The strikes were carried out late on Sunday on the village of Susa in Deir Ezzor province, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. "Twelve civilians from a ... Syria


 

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