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Syrian regime advances have been blamed by some sections of the opposition on failings by a leading rebel alliance, leading HTS chief Abu Mohammed al-Jolani to call for unity.

The Syrian opposition has announced their intention to attend the UN peace talks in Vienna, previously held in Geneva

Syria rebels want US aid to fight al-Qaeda, Hizballah

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Syria rebels want US aid to fight al-Qaeda, Hizballah

A delegation from Syrian opposition movements met with White House officials, asking to re-equip Syrian rebels to fight terrorist groups.

Child among civilians killed by bombardment in Syria's Ghouta

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Child among civilians killed by bombardment in Syria's Ghouta

A child is among civilians killed as regime bombardment continues on East Ghouta.

<em>Syrian</em> rebel losses do not mean victory for Assad

Mona Alami

Syrian rebel losses do not mean victory for Assad

Comment: Regime gains on the ground in Idlib and eastern Ghouta will not be the end of the struggle for Syria, writes Mona Alami.

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Erdogan threatens to derail US-backed border force in Syria

The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group announced on Sunday that it was working to create a 30,000-strong border security force in northern Syria led by the Kurdish-Arab SDF.

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Damascus says US-backed Syria 'border force' would be 'traitors'

The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group announced on Sunday that it was working to create a 30,000-strong border security force in ...

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White Helmets appeal as hundreds killed in East Ghouta

Syria's civil defence force has called on institutions to intervene as a human rights report announces 329 civilians have been killed in two ...

The New Arab & agencies

US-led coalition to build 30,000-strong border force in Syria

The US-led coalition will create a force of tens of thousands on Turkey's border, saying the focus of the coalition has shifted towards border ...

Missile hits <em>Syrian</em> refugee camp in Idlib province

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Missile hits Syrian refugee camp in Idlib province

An Al Jazeera film crew captured a terrifying missile attack on a makeshift camp for internally displaced Syrians in rebel-held Idlib province.

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Syria regime seizes dozens of towns in Aleppo province

The Syrian regime hopes to secure a key patch of highway running through Idlib that links the northern city of Aleppo with the ...

<em>Syrian</em> opposition accuses Assad <em>regime</em> of activist 'assassination'

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Syrian opposition accuses Assad regime of activist 'assassination'

Syria's leading opposition group have accused the Assad regime of 'assassinating' their founder, Munir Darwish, who died in mysterious ...

<em>Syrian</em> civilians killed in nighttime Idlib air raids Syrian civilians killed in nighttime Idlib air raids

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Syrian civilians killed in nighttime Idlib air raids

Syria's Idlib was hit with heavy air raids again on Friday night, killing at least three children while the regime attacked Eastern ...

Assad trains crosshairs on Syria's Idlib province

Paul Iddon

Assad trains crosshairs on Syria's Idlib province

Analysis: Assad's Russian-backed troops are marching into Idlib, and rebel groups and Islamist militias appear unable to stop their advance, ...

Nearly 100,000 displaced by <em>Syrian</em> regime's Idlib offensive

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Nearly 100,000 displaced by Syrian regime's Idlib offensive

Bashar al-Assad's forces, backed by Russia, launched an offensive at the end of 2017 to capture Idlib province, the last remaining area still ...

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Syrian regime forces reach rebel-held air base in Idlib

Syrian regime forces have reached the outskirts of a rebel-held air base in Idlib, as the government pushes forward a campaign to retake the northwestern province.

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Russia hopes Geneva talks will 'reinvigorate' Syria peace efforts

Russia's UN ambassador said he hoped the UN-led talks on Syria would 'reinvigorate' the peace process, ahead of Sochi.

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Turkey summons Russia, Iran ambassadors as Syria violates agreement

Ankara has called the Russian and Iranian envoys hoping to relay a message to Syria as troops advance in a violation of the de-escalation ...

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Syria airstrikes kill children as UN aid chief visit

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said ten children were among 24 people killed in airstrikes on a rebel enclave near the ...

Idlib offensive: <em>Syrian</em> <em>regime</em> captures 14 villages from rebels

The New Arab

Idlib offensive: Syrian regime captures 14 villages from rebels

Syrian regime forces, backed by Russian airstrikes, have captured nearly 100 villages from rebels since late October in Hama ...

Nidal Morrison

Cutting bread subsidies could make Jordan the next Syria

Jordan could find itself becoming the next Syria if it doesn't take heed of previous bread riots and insists on cutting bread subsidies writes ...

UN humanitarian official to visit Damascus for aid talks

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UN humanitarian official to visit Damascus for aid talks

The UN will discuss ways of improving the access and delivery of aid to conflict-zones in Syria in a visit to Damascus, the first since December ...

Almost 900 attacks on <em>Syrian</em> civilian targets last year

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Almost 900 attacks on Syrian civilian targets last year

At least 898 attacks were carried out on civilian infrastructure in Syria, with regime and Russian forces carrying out the bulk of the ...

Syria: Israel missiles target Damascus military outposts

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Syria: Israel missiles target Damascus military outposts

The Syrian army accused Israel of launching several missiles which targeted military outposts by Damascus.

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