Gulf Times - Idlib
Clashes kill more than 80 fighters in northwest Syria

Clashes kill more than 80 fighters in northwest Syria

More than 80 fighters were killed in clashes Thursday between regime and jihadist-led forces in northwest Syria, as violence raged on the edge of an opposition bastion despite a September truce deal.

Regime bombardment kills 12 civilians in northwest Syria

Regime bombardment kills 12 civilians in northwest Syria

Regime bombardment Sunday killed 12 civilians including three children in an opposition bastion in northwestern Syria, a war monitor said.

Airstrikes hit German-funded hospital in north-western Syria

Airstrikes hit German-funded hospital in north-western Syria

Aistrikes on Syrian rebel-held areas in Idlib on Thursday hit a hospital that is funded by the German Foreign Office, the co-founder and country director of the foundation running the facility told dpa.

Syria regime air strikes kill 5 civilians

Syria regime air strikes kill 5 civilians

Syrian regime air strikes killed five civilians including two children Sunday in a northwestern bastion of the opposition, a war monitor said.

Turkish outpost in Syria shelled from Syrian government forces area

Turkish outpost in Syria shelled from Syrian government forces area

A Turkish observation post in Syria's Idlib region was attacked with mortar fire and shelling from an area controlled by Syrian government forces, causing damage but no casualties, the Turkish Defence Ministry said on Sunday.

Clashes in northwest Syria kill 35 fighters: monitor

Clashes in northwest Syria kill 35 fighters: monitor

Clashes on the edge of a militant bastion in northwestern Syria have killed 35 fighters in 24 hours, a monitor said Monday, after regime bombardment on the region devastated health services.

12 killed in pro-regime attacks on northwestern Syria

12 killed in pro-regime attacks on northwestern Syria

Attacks by Syrian regime forces and their Russian allies killed 12 civilians in the country's northwest on Friday in the latest violation of an eight-month-old truce, a war monitor said.

Escalation in Syria's Idlib displaces nearly 140,000: UN

Escalation in Syria's Idlib displaces nearly 140,000: UN

Fighting in northwestern Syria has displaced nearly 140,000 people since February, the UN said on Wednesday, as the regime and its ally Russia have stepped up their bombardment.

Nurse kidnapped by IS five years ago may be alive, Red Cross says

Nurse kidnapped by IS five years ago may be alive, Red Cross says

A New Zealand nurse believed abducted with two drivers by Islamic State militants in Syria in 2013 may still be alive, the International Committee of the Red Cross has revealed for the first time in an appeal for news of her whereabouts.

Twin blasts in rebel-held Syrian city Idlib kill at least 15

Twin blasts in rebel-held Syrian city Idlib kill at least 15

Twin explosions in the bustling centre of the rebel-held northwestern Syrian city of Idlib on Monday killed at least 15 people and injured scores, medics and witnesses said.

Turkey doing what is required to maintain peace in Idlib - foreign minister

Turkey doing what is required to maintain peace in Idlib - foreign minister

Turkey is doing what is required to maintain peace and prevent violations in Syria's northern Idlib, the last major rebel stronghold in Syria, Turkey's foreign minister said on Monday.

Turkey sends more reinforcements to border with Syria's Idlib

Turkey sends more reinforcements to border with Syria's Idlib

Turkey loaded tanks and armoured vehicles onto trucks on Saturday and dispatched the convoy to the Turkish province of Hatay on the Syrian border, the Demiroren news agency said.