At least five people have been killed in northeastern Syria in a car bomb attack claimed by the Daesh (IS) terrorist group. Syria’s official news agency SANA reported that terrorists had detonated an explosive-rigged vehicle that was parked near a post office in the Kurdish-held town of al-Qahtaniya in the northeastern province of Hasakah on…

At least five jihadists from the Islamic State (IS) group were killed Monday in eastern Syria in an air strike by the Washington-led international coalition, the coalition spokesman said. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR), this is the first air strike by the coalition in this area since the fall of the…

At least seven civilians were wounded on Monday in a suicide attack near a Kurdish security forces base in Qamishli in northeastern Syria, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR). “A suicide bomber in a truck bomb blew himself up in central Qamishli, injuring seven civilians, including three women and a child,” SOHR…

The Kurdish administration in northeastern Syria has handed over 12 French orphans born to militant families to a French government delegation, an official said Monday. The children, the oldest of whom is aged 10, had been living in camps where tens of thousands of people who fled recent fighting against ISIS are still housed. Kurdish…

In the early hours of May 8, militants hiding along the Syrian-Turkish border launched several rockets at the Russian Hmeimim airbase in the western Syrian governorate of Lattakia. Local sources said that the rockets missed their target and landed in civilian areas away from the airbase. No civilians were reportedly injured or killed. In what…

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…

A double bomb attack Tuesday in the northern Syrian city of Raqa, a former bastion of the Islamic State group, killed 13 people, mostly civilians, a war monitor said. A car bomb and explosive ordinance struck the crowded Basil street, killing nine civilians and four US-backed fighters, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said….

At least 50 Islamic State militants were killed Thursday 28 March by U.S.-led airstrikes on a caves area. The air raids targeted the caves in Baghouz, the last IS redoubt in the eastern countryside of Deir al-Zour province in eastern Syria, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The IS militants were hiding in…

Daesh militants killed seven US-backed fighters in the northern Syrian city of Manbij, its military council said on Tuesday, days after the group’s “caliphate” was declared defeated. Daesh has claimed the Manbij attack. Manbij is a former Daesh stronghold that is now ruled by a military council affiliated with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), the…

Islamic State group jihadists emerged from tunnels to surrender to US-backed forces in eastern Syria on Sunday, a Kurdish spokesman said, a day after their “caliphate” was declared defeated. An AFP reporter saw dozens of people — mostly men — file out of the battered jihadist encampment in the remote village of Baghouz to board…