President Assad has strengthened his position with likely fiercer battles to come despite the deadly siege of Aleppo.
"There is absolutely no justification whatsoever for the indiscriminate and savage brutality against civilians."
Assad can't or won't acknowledge that Syria's future depends on others.
Those leaving Aleppo would head for Idlib province to the west of the city.
The battle of Aleppo, one of the worst of a civil war that has drawn in global and regional powers, has ended with victory for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
President Assad's forces now control more than two-thirds of the city.
The Turkish leader issued a swipe at the U.N. and Russian-backed Syria.
Civilian volunteers say the lack of medical supplies and aid will leave many facing death.
The Syrian army and its allies see a risk that Islamic State will regroup in eastern Syria as it is forced from the Iraqi city of Mosul.
Ramzan Kadyrov is building a special forces training ground east of Grozny.
The U.S. military the coalition stopped the attacks against what it had believed to be ISIS after Russia informed it that Syrian military personnel may have been hit.
The U.N. has officially implicated the Syrian Air Force in chemical weapon attacks in Syria.
The five-year-old is shown in shock, covered head to toe in dust and blood, after an alleged airstrike.
Syrian government forces have also been accused of using chemical weapons.
Besieged residents use their initiative to prevent air strikes targeting people in the northern Syrian city.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces made the announcement at the start of Eid al-Fitr.
Bashar-al Assad says MPs were "disconnected from reality" when they called for a referendum.
The dissenting State Department officials have suggested that Obama consider modest military means to halt Syria's barrel-bomber-in-chief.
ISIS also managed to repel government troops in Raqqa province.
So far, the Syrian regime has largely avoided fighting ISIS, preferring instead a live-and-let-live strategy and, at times, even coordinating with it.