Rebels evacuate Syria's last besieged enclave as civilian deaths surge

World May 8, 2018

Rebels evacuate Syria's last besieged enclave as civilian deaths surge

Hundreds of rebels left the last major besieged opposition enclave in Syria on Monday, with thousands more expected to follow, responding to months of pressure by a Russian-backed government offensive, the army, rebels and residents said. A first convoy of buses with hundreds of rebels ...

Intense Russian airstrikes kill four civilians in Homs, Syria activists say

World Oct 19, 2015

Intense Russian airstrikes kill four civilians in Homs, Syria activists say

Russian and Syrian warplanes pounded targets in central and northern Syria, killing at least four civilians Sunday as ground troops battled insurgents and seized new territory, activists and the government said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and activist news platform Syrian Revolution Talbiseh ...

Syria blasts at school kill 22, including 10 kids

World Oct 2, 2014

Syria blasts at school kill 22, including 10 kids

Twin bombings near an elementary school in Syria killed at least 22 people on Wednesday, including at least 10 children, with the second blast going off as screaming parents frantically searched for their sons and daughters in a street littered with school bags and ...