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12-Aug-2017 Beirut

23 militants killed in Syria blast

At least 23 militants were killed and dozens wounded in a suicide blast in southern Syria near the border with Jordan, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.A bomber detonated an explosive belt at a base used by Jaish al-Islam near the Nasib border...

02-Jul-2017 Beirut

Two killed, six hurt in Lebanon refugee camp fire

Two children were killed and six other people injured when a fire broke out on Sunday in al-Raed Syrian refugee camp in a Lebanon town.A security source told Xinhua that the civil defence and Lebanese Red Cross have sent the victims to nearby hospitals.He...

28-Jun-2017 Beirut

30 killed in air raids in Syria

At least 30 people were killed in air strikes in Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor province and many were injured.At least 50 people had died and "many" had been injured in the air raids on the outskirts of the provincial capital Deir Ezzor on Wednesday.The identity...

27-Jun-2017 Beirut

57 killed in US-led airstrikes against IS in Syria

At least 57 people were killed in airstrikes allegedly carried out by the US-led coalition against a prison run by the Islamic State terror organization in the Syrian city of al-Mayadin, a British-based war monitor said.The Syrian Observatory for Human...

23-Dec-2016 Beirut

Turkish air strikes in Syria kills 47

At least 47 people were killed, including 14 minors and nine women, in Turkish air strikes against the Syrian city of al-Bab, controlled by the Islamic State terrorist organisation, media reports said.Britain-based information office Syrian Observatory...

15-Sep-2016 Beirut (Lebanon)

24 civilians killed in Turkish air strike in Syria: HRW

A human rights organisation on Thursday denounced an attack launched by Turkey in August against US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in which 24 civilians were killed in Syrian territory.The Human Rights Watch (HRW) NGO said in a statement that the...

14-Jul-2016

Bombings kill at least 13 in Aleppo

At least 13 people were killed on Thursday in bombings and shelling in the Syrian city of Aleppo and the town of Manbech, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.Nine of the victims, including women and children, were killed in air raids in...

05-Nov-2015 Beirut

Five killed in Lebanon blast

At least five people were killed and six others injured on Thursday in a bombing that targeted a meeting of the al-Qalamoun Muslim Scholars committee in Lebanese town of Arsal, a media report said.Citing local National News Agency, Xinhua reported that...

07-Oct-2015

19 terrorists killed in Russian airstrikes in Syria

At least 19 Islamic State terrorists were killed in Syria in airstrikes carried out by the Russian air force, according to a rights group.At least 15 people were killed in al-Karma and its surroundings in eastern areas of al-Raqa province, an IS stronghold...

29-Jul-2015 Beirut

IS executes 38 in Syria in July

The Islamic State (IS) has executed at least 38 people in July in Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said.The total number of deaths in the country in the hands of the IS has touched 3,065, SOHR said on Wednesday. The London-based NGO...

09-Jul-2015 Beirut

34 IS militants killed in Syria clashes

At least 34 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed on Thursday in clashes with Kurdish forces and US-led international coalition airstrikes in northeastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported.The NGO said 32 of the jihadis were...

09-Jul-2015 Beirut

19 killed in Syria bombing, missile attack

At least 19 people were killed in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo in regime bombing and rebel rocket attacks, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said on Thursday.At least 15 people, including four children, died when Syrian army helicopters...

19-Jun-2015 Beirut

Hezbollah claims hand in killing of two IS commanders

Lebanese Shia group Hezbollah has claimed responsibility for killing two commanders and seven militants of Islamic State (IS) in two attacks in the Arsal region near the Syrian border, Al-Manar television network reported on Friday.The attack took place, according...

10-Jun-2015 Beirut

Key IS leader killed by Hezbollah in Lebanon

The Lebanese Shia militant party Hezbollah said a "prominent leader" of the Islamic State (IS) was killed on Tuesday in the Qalamoun region adjacent to the country's eastern border with Syria."Saudi national Walid Abdel Mohsen al-Omari was killed by Hezbollah...

05-Jun-2015 Beirut

Syrian regime kills over 90 civilians in two days

Syrian regime bombings carried out in various provinces have killed at least 94 civilians and wounded hundreds of others within the past two days, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on Friday.At least 20 minors and 16 women were among those...

04-Jun-2015 Beirut

14 civilians killed by Syrian regime bombing

At least 14 civilians, including seven children, were killed on Thursday when Syrian regime helicopters dropped explosive barrels on the northern Syrian province of Aleppo, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR)."Explosive barrels killed...

03-Jun-2015 Beirut

24 killed in Syrian regime bombings

At least 24 people, including eight children, were killed when explosive barrels dropped by regime helicopters in the northern Syrian provinces of Idlib, Hama and Aleppo, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported on Wednesday.Airstrikes killed...

20-May-2015 Beirut

170 IS members killed in Syria

At least 170 Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed since Sunday in airstrikes carried out by the US-led international coalition in addition to Kurdish attacks in the Syrian northeastern province of al-Hasakah, Kurdish officials said on Tuesday.Naser...

12-May-2015 Beirut

Eight Hezbollah militants killed in Syria

At least eight fighters from the Lebanese Shia group Hezbollah were killed in the past 48 hours in clashes against Syrian rebels fighting on the border between Lebanon and Syria, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR).Hezbollah militants...

11-May-2015 Beirut

60 killed in fight for hospital control in Syria

At least 60 people have died in clashes between regime forces under Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Islamist rebel militias for control over a hospital in Jisr al-Shughur, in the northern Syrian province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights...

06-May-2015 Beirut

IS attacks Kurdish base in Syria, kills 16

At least 16 members of the Kurdish internal security forces were killed in an attack on Wednesday by Islamic State (IS) in the northern Syrian province of al-Hasakah, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported.The London-based NGO said that...

16-Apr-2015 Beirut

Over 220,000 killed in Syrian conflict: New data

At least 220,271 people have been killed, 67,293 of whom were civilians, since the beginning of the Syrian conflict in mid-March 2011, according to figures released by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) on Thursday.The NGO reported that among...

16-Apr-2015 Beirut

20 killed in Syrian regime attacks

At least 20 people, including six children, were killed in attacks carried out by the Syrian regime forces on the outskirts of Damascus and the northern province of Idlib, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.Eight of the victims, including four...

14-Apr-2015 Beirut

18 killed in Syria attacks

At least 18 people were killed in central and northern Syria by either rebel-fired rockets or government aircraft bombing, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said on Tuesday.At least seven people, including six members of one family, were killed...

01-Apr-2015 Beirut

Toll in IS massacre in Syria rises to 52

At least 52 people were killed on Tuesday during an offensive launched by the Islamic State (IS) in al-Mabouja, a Syrian village in the central province of Hama, Efe news agency reported citing the latest count by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights...

31-Mar-2015 Beirut

26 killed in Syria attacks

At least 26 people were killed in missile attacks and bombings in northern and southern Syria, Efe news agency reported citing the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) on Tuesday.A total of 14 people, including two women and two children, died in...

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