Spanish journalist trio missing in Aleppo

Jul 22, 2015

Spanish journalist trio missing in Aleppo

Three Spanish freelance journalists who traveled to Syria to report amid the country’s long-running civil war have gone missing around the embattled northern city of Aleppo, a Spanish journalism association said Tuesday, the latest ensnared in the world’s most dangerous assignment for reporters. The ...

Syria rebels reject envoy plan to freeze Aleppo fighting

Mar 2, 2015

Syria rebels reject envoy plan to freeze Aleppo fighting

Military and political opposition forces in Aleppo on Sunday rejected U.N. envoy Staffan de Mistura’s proposal for a freeze in fighting in the divided northern Syrian city. “We refuse to meet with Mr. Staffan de Mistura if it is not on the basis of ...

Dec 15, 2014

Syrian army recaptures territory north of Aleppo in fierce fighting

Syria’s army seized an area north of Aleppo on Sunday and killed insurgents as fierce battles raged over the strategic territory, a group monitoring the war and state media reported. Syria’s second city is at the heart of clashes between pro-government forces and a ...