Lebanese military troops have reportedly killed two militants that were attempting to infiltrate a town in Lebanon, on the country’s border with Syria. Advertisements
Dozens of civilians have been reportedly injured in the central Syrian city of Homs, following the explosion of two bombs.
Syrian rebels have claimed to have shot down a Syrian military jet in the country’s southern region, where militants seized a military base earlier this week.
Nusra Front militants, who are linked to al-Qaeda, have reportedly killed at least 20 Druze villagers, who follow the Islamic off-shoot Druze faith, in northwestern Syria.
At least 59 civilians have been killed in an air raid on a market in an Islamic State-held town, in the northern region of Syria.
A strategically important town in Syria, Jisr al-Shughour, has been seized by Syrian rebel forces, including militants from the al-Qaeda affiliate Nusra Front.
As many as 300 Syrian Kurds have been kidnapped in northern Syria by militants from the official Syrian wing of al-Qaeda, Nusra Front, a Kurdish official has said.
Islamic State militants have reportedly moved west, engaging in fighting with the Syrian Army in the embattled city of Homs.
At least four members of the crew of a Syrian military helicopter have been captured by rebels, after the aircraft crashed in the northwest of Syria.
A series of rocket attacks on the Syrian capital city of Damascus has killed at least 10 people, after threats were made to the citizens of the city by local jihadist group Islam Army.