BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 39 civilians, including eight children and eight women, have been killed in Russian air strikes in Syria in the past four days, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Warplanes believed to be Russian bombed an Islamic State-held town 130 km (80 miles) northeast of Damascus overnight, the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported on Friday.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 27 people were killed in Syrian army air strikes on areas in the western province of Homs, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Wednesday.
Activists say two wounded Syrian opposition fighters have been evacuated from the central town of Zabadani to neighboring Lebanon as part of a limited truce. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says Sunday’s evacuation is in accordance with a U.N.-backed truce to end months of fighting between Sunni insurgents and pro-government forces, including fighters […]
Nine men and a boy, reported to be 15-years-old, were executed this week in central and northern Syria by Islamic State jihadists, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. AFP reports: The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the jih… The post ISIS Executes 9 Men and a Boy for Being Gay in Syria: Human Rights Monitor appeared first on Towleroad.
The Islamic State jihadist group executed nine men and a boy it accused of being gay in central and northern Syria on Monday, a monitoring group said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the jihadists shot dead seven men in Rastan, a town in Homs province of central Syria, “after...
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Seventy five Syrian rebels trained by the United States and its allies to fight Islamic State have entered northern Syria since Friday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Sunday.
Jabhat al-Nusra, the Turkestan Islamic Party and other Islamist factions executed at least 56 soldiers of the Syrian forces who were arrested in the airbase of Abo al-Dohur airbase, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).
Syrian government war planes have launched one of the heaviest bombardments yet on the ISIL-held city of Palmyra. About 25 air strikes killed at least 12 militants, but also at least 14 civilians, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - At least 38 people, including 14 children, were killed on Tuesday when Syrian insurgents shelled three government-held neighborhoods in western Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Two car bombs exploded in the Syrian city of Hasaka on Monday, killing Kurdish forces, regime soldiers and more than a dozen civilians, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group. The bombings were part ofShow More Summary
Syria lost control on Wednesday of the last military airbase under government control in the northwestern province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory For Human Rights (SOHR) reported.
US-led coalition airstrikes killed two judges that presided over a Sharia court in the so-called Islamic State's (IS) de facto capital of Raqqa, Syria, a monitoring said on Saturday. The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said one judge was from Iraq and the other from an unnamed Gulf country. Show More Summary
As Fox News reported: Islamic State (ISIS) militants severely damaged a 2,000-year-old temple in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra Sunday, activists said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which relies on a network of informants inside the war-torn country, said the Bel Temple had been damaged, but did not provide further details. A […]
archaeologicalnews: Militants of the Islamic State group have severely damaged the Bel temple in the ancient city of Palmyra in central Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, in a statement released Sunday. According to the Associated Press (AP), which cited a resident of the area, only the wall of the temple now remains intact. Show More Summary
On Sunday, a huge blast shook the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria. "It was an explosion the deaf would hear," a resident told the Associated Press. According to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the ISIS attack targeted not people, but history — the Temple of Bel, a 2,000 year old... More »
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said that the Islamic State terror group has executed at least 91 people in the space of a month in Syria, including 39 of its own fighters, for crimes such as sorcery and sodomy, among others.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that fighters had destroyed part of the nearly 2,000-year-old temple.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports that ISIL has destroyed another ancient temple in Palmyra, Syria.
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A ceasefire in a Syrian town near the Lebanese border and two villages has broken down after renewed shelling, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group said on Saturday.