At least 100 people have been killed after Syrian government troops launched a new offensive on the rebel-held city of Aleppo, backed by Hezbollah fighters. Advertisements
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights
At least 82 people have been killed in air strikes operated by the Syrian Army, in response to a rebel rocket attack by rebel faction Islam Army that killed 10 people in Damascus earlier in the day.
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.
A bomb blast has hit a bus carrying pilgrims in the Syrian city of Damascus, killing at least seven people and injuring several more.
Kurdish forces in the contested border town of Kobane have killed at least 22 suspected Islamic State militants, according to local officials.
Syrian Kurds, backed by US-led airstrikes, have managed to push Islamic State militants from the strongly contested border town of Kobane, officials have said.
Kurdish fighters have reportedly captured a strategic hilltop just outside of the Syria-Turkey border town of Kobane, in the ongoing fight with the Islamic State.
At least 35 people, all identified as Syrian soldiers, have been killed when an army cargo plane crashed in bad weather in the north of the country.
Air strikes carried out by Syrian government warplanes on the Islamic State-held northern city of Raqqa has left at least 36 civilians dead.