Six civilians are dead and eight others wounded, some of them seriously, following an attack that took place yesterday with mortar shells fired on the old city of Aleppo, for years the epicenter of the conflict Syrian until liberation in December 2016. Located in the north of the country and today under the control of…

Jihadists have killed more than 60 Syrian regime fighters in 48 hours, a monitor said Saturday, in some of the deadliest attacks on pro-Damascus forces in recent weeks. Kurdish-led forces in March announced the defeat of the Islamic State group’s “caliphate” in eastern Syria, but the jihadists have retained hideouts there and in other parts…

At least six civilians were killed on Sunday in Syria in rocket attacks against the big city of Aleppo (north), held by the Bashar al-Assad regime, the official Syrian news agency Sana announced. Jihadist militants stationed in the Rashidin-4 and Rashidin-5 neighbourhoods on the western outskirts of the city regularly fire rockets and homemade mortars…

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) in a report on an Israeli air attack on a target at a military airfield and industrial area in Sheikh Najjar near Aleppo. Several targets were reportedly shot down by the Syrian Air Defence Forces. According to SOHR, the target of the air attack was a weapons and…

The al-Hamdaniyeh district in western Aleppo was the scene of internal fighting between a pro-regime Palestinian militia and the regime’s elite unit, the 4th Division. The belligerents reportedly used heavy and medium weapons. The clashes lasted a few hours and wounded dozens of people, who were transferred to the Aleppo military hospital. Hamdaniyeh district and…

On Tuesday evening, the fronts between regime militias and the armed opposition on the outskirts of Aleppo witnessed heavy clashes amid artillery, rocket and mortar fire that was exchanged between the two sides. Regime militias brought military reinforcements to the front, with the Lebanese militia Hezbollah contributing to the bombing of opposition positions. A military…

The Hayat Tahrir al Sham jihadists, the former Front al Nosra, attacked two different areas of Aleppo, in northern Syria. This was reported by local military sources quoted by the online newspaper “al Masdar”, based in Beirut. In particular, the group reportedly fired artillery at the al Zahra district and the Nile Street district, causing…

Militants fired on the village of Safsar in the province of Latakia in north-western Syria, killing 18 members of the Syrian government army. This was reported to journalists on Saturday evening, November 17, by Vladimir Savchenko, head of the Russian Center for reconciliation of the warring parties in Syria. “Within 24 hours, militants fired on…

Rebels and ‘radical’ fighters have traded fire with government forces in northern Syria overnight, their “fiercest” exchanges since a buffer zone deal was announced for the area last month, an activist group has said. A 15- to 20-kilometre wide “demilitarised zone” was announced by rebel-backer Turkey and government ally Moscow on September 17 to separate…