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Hundreds of Syrian opposition fighters and their families were evacuated from Daraa in south Syria.

The previous unmanned aircraft entered Israeli airspace on Wednesday, travelling about 6 miles inside the country before being shot down.

No US 'permission' needed to stay in Syria: Tehran

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No US 'permission' needed to stay in Syria: Tehran

A senior adviser to Iran's ayatollah said Tehran has no intention to leave Syria and 'won't heed' Washington's demand to do so.

IS-linked group seizes village in south Syria

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IS-linked group seizes village in south Syria

An Islamic State group affiliate took control of Heet, near the Jordanian border, despite Russian and regime air strikes against them.

Israel strikes Syrian posts after drone incursion

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Israel strikes Syrian posts after drone incursion

The airstrikes hit the southwestern Quneitra province that borders on the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights.

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Syrian regime claims Israeli missiles blocked near Occupied Golan

Israeli missiles were reportedly fired in Syria near the occupied Golan Heights and blocked by the regime's air defence system

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Putin set to meet Netanyahu and Iranian official

Israeli prime minister is set to meet with the Russian president to discuss Iran's presence in Syria.

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Israeli Patriot missile 'intercepts drone from Syria'

Israel has been on alert in recent weeks over fighting in the south of neighbouring Syria.

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Media activists fear for their lives in southwestern Syria

Since July 19, government forces have captured most of southwestern Daraa province and control much of the border with Jordan

14 killed in Islamic State car blast in Syria

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14 killed in Islamic State car blast in Syria

IS claimed an attack that killed dozens of regime fighters in Daraa province, southwest Syria, where the extremists claim a small stake of ...

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Israel could establish diplomatic ties with Assad's Syria

Israel has not ruled out establishing diplomatic ties with Bashar al-Assad's Syria, as the regime looks set to win the country's seven-year war.

Syrians flee fearing regime attack on IS in south

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Syrians flee fearing regime attack on IS in south

Thousands of Syrians have fled part of Daraa, fearing a regime attack on an IS affiliate who hold the area.

Syrian regime close to capturing besieged Daraa, rebels say

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Syrian regime close to capturing besieged Daraa, rebels say

A deadly three-week Syrian regime bombardment of Daraa province has caused more than 320,000 people to flee their homes.

Thousands return home after south Syria ceasefire deal

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Thousands return home after south Syria ceasefire deal

Refugees return to their homes in Daraa during a ceasefire agreement despite air strikes on two areas killing four civilians.

Syria says Israeli strikes target air base

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Syria says Israeli strikes target air base

Syria accused Israel of "aggression" after Iranian fighters were targeted by missiles at a Homs air base.

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Daraa rebels agree ceasefire, as regime seizes border crossing

Opposition fighters agreed to Russia's ceasefire terms following days of unprecedented air strikes and barrel bombs targeting the southern Syrian province.

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Israel strikes Syria at Golan frontier

Israel targeted a Syrian post in the Golan Heights, a day after a cabinet minister warned it would attack regime forces ...

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Israel recovers spy's watch decades after Syria execution

Eli Cohen was tried and hanged for espionage by the Syrians after he had successfully infiltrated the top levels of the Syrian regime.

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Israel threatens Syria strikes if Assad's forces enter Golan

Israel warned on Thursday that it would attack Syrian regime forces if they deploy in a demilitarised zone while advancing against opposition ...

Daraa rebels announce return to talks with regime

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Daraa rebels announce return to talks with regime

Talks with regime ally Russia broke down on Wednesday, with unprecedented air strikes following as part of the regime's carrot-and-stick ...

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Syrian regime pounds Daraa with hundreds of missiles

The heavy air strikes come after rebel groups on Wednesday rejected tough Russian ceasefire proposals in Syria's south.

Jordan, Israel must open borders to Daraa refugees: HRW

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Jordan, Israel must open borders to Daraa refugees: HRW

At least 270,000 Syrians have been displaced since the regime launched its Daraa offensive, and tens of thousands are stuck in limbo along ...

Axis of Least Resistance: Bashar al-Assad 'now Israel's ally'

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Axis of Least Resistance: Bashar al-Assad 'now Israel's ally'

Israel is keen for Assad to remain in power and defeat his opponents now that it has strong leverage with him through Russia, according to ...

More than 270,000 displaced by southern Syria fighting

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More than 270,000 displaced by southern Syria fighting

A regime offensive in southern Syria has forced more than 270,000 people from their homes, the United Nations said on Monday.

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