Exclusive: U.K. to Table Amendment for Gradual Closure of Syrian 'Lifeline'
The United Nations Security Council failed on Friday to break a deadlock as the final vote is expected on Saturday.
3 Million Syrians Will Lose Aid as First COVID-19 Case Is Reported in Idlib
Twice this week a U.N. resolution which would have ensured cross-border cooperation until 2021 failed to pass.
U.S. Should Threaten Russia to Secure Idlib Ceasefire, Former Envoy Says
The conflict in northwestern Syria is in danger of spilling over after a Syrian airstrike killed 33 Turkish soldiers on Thursday.
'We Are Overwhelmed': Doctors in Syria's Idlib Are 'Powerless,' MSF Says
Médecins Sans Frontières said "indiscriminate" assault have left the medical system at a breaking point.
Idlib is the New Face of Conflict. The World Needs to Catch Up
Military conflicts now last for longer and take place in densely populated cities, among a huge variety of state and non-state actors. Idlib is an avatar for the Age of Impunity. The old models no longer apply.
U.S. Demand for Syria Ceasefire Ignored By Turkey and Russia
Syrian regime forces are pushing into the northwestern region of Idlib, the last significant area still under rebel control.
Russia Ignores American Demand to Stop 'Unjustifiable Attacks' in Syria
Idlib is the last significant rebel-held area in Syria, and since December has come under a renewed offensive by regime troops supported by their Russian and Iranian allies.
Syrians 'Trapped' in Tent Camps Forced to Trade Mattresses for Food
The worsening situation at makeshift camps in Idlib province comes as Russian-led airstrikes saw at least 18 people killed on Tuesday.
ISIS Spy Who Betrayed Baghdadi Was Under Pressure From Family: SDF Chief
The unnamed informant's family reportedly suffered under Islamic State rule prompting him to seek revenge, General Mazloum Abdi said.
Russia and Syria's Final Assault on Idlib 'Will Be a Disaster,' Says Medic
Regime airstrikes have pounded Syria's Idlib province, with clashes reported between government and rebel ground forces.
Last Isis Fighters Demand Evacuation to Rebel Areas
About 300 fighters are believed to remain in the devastated Syrian village of Baghouz.
U.S. Hopes Russia Lets Israel Bomb Iran in Syria
At the same time, Israel "really" hopes no Russians are present at the S-300 air defense sites, as they could be targeted.
Russia Says Deal with Turkey Working, Syria Disagrees
Russia's alliance with Turkey is being tested by the ongoing presence of militant groups in Idlib and attacks on Syrian Kurds in the north.
Turkey's Deals With U.S. and Russia in Syria Explained
The deals may be in jeopardy after local challenges emerged to two precarious international arrangements designed to avoid new violence.
Why Syria and Iran Want to Recapture Idlib
The battle of Idlib, the rebels' last major bastion, will ultimately be fought as Aleppo was, leading to its recapture by the Assad regime.
Russian Electronic Defenses Will Track Planes in Israel
The deputy director of Russia's state-run Concern Radio-Electronic Technologies said Moscow would soon be able to track planes, "be it in Israel or Saudi Arabia or even in Europe."
Trump Criticizes Russia for Enabling Syria 'Butchery'
While the president criticized Russia and Iran during the Security Council meeting, he expressed appreciation for the "restraint" both nations have shown in Syria's Idlib province.
Syria: U.S., Russia, Turkey and Iran's Role Explained
A deal struck Monday by Russia and Turkey appears to have stalled any sort of imminent Syrian military attack on Idlib, but tensions remain high in the region.
Syria Hit By Missiles Hours After Russia, Turkey Deal
Syrian air defenses are reportedly engaging missiles over the west coast city of Latakia.
Russia, Turkey Talk Syria: A Lot's Changed in a Year
Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan agreed to establish a demilitarized zone of 15 to 20 kilometers in Idlib.
Russia Says It's Doing More for Civilians Than U.S.
"What happened and continues to happen in Raqqa is a humanitarian catastrophe," Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said.
What's France Doing in Syria? Photos May Show Too Much
U.S. Special Ops photos featured a French military vehicle in Syria's Deir Ezzor, but they were quickly pulled from social media.
U.S., Russia Begin Final ISIS Battles, Risk Conflict
The U.S. has already entered talks with France and the U.K. in what Russia fears could be a new set of strikes against its Syrian ally.
U.S. Warns Assad Not to Use Chemical Weapons in Idlib
The U.N. has warned an Idlib offensive could cause the worst humanitarian catastrophe of the 21st century.
YouTube Shuts Down Syria Regime Channels: Report
Channels for the Syrian presidency, the Ministry of Defense and the official SANA news agency were all reportedly inaccessible on YouTube.
France Says Assad Won War as Syria Warns U.S.
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian warned that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad "has won the war, but he did not win the peace."
Russia Says Syria Can Take Idlib, Germany Warns of Risk
Up to 2 million civilians and opposition fighters await a Syrian military assault on the Islamist-held province of Idlib, a move championed by Russia and criticized by the West.
Russia Warns U.S. Not to 'Play With Fire' in Syria
There are increased fears that Russia, Syria and Iran are plotting an assault on the last major rebel stronghold in Syria, Idlib, where many civilians still live.
Northwestern Syrian Offensive Could Displace 700,000
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said in July that regaining control of Idlib was a priority.
Syria Wins Airport From Rebels as Turkey Targets Kurds
After ISIS was mostly defeated in the east, the Syrian military set its sights on rebel-held Idlib, while Turkey targeted U.S.-backed Kurds in Afrin, Aleppo.