Gulf Times - Hama
Car blast, air strikes hit Syria's Idlib city

Car blast, air strikes hit Syria's Idlib city

A car bomb exploded in the rebel-held Syrian city of Idlib on Saturday, a war monitor and opposition news channel said, as air strikes hit its outskirts in a government offensive on the last major opposition bastion.

Syrian army takes towns in northwest that rebels held for years

Syrian army takes towns in northwest that rebels held for years

Syrian troops on Friday reclaimed a cluster of towns they had lost early in the eight-year-old war, pressing their offensive in the northwest, the country's last big rebel stronghold.

Syrian rebels withdraw from area in NW after government advance

Syrian rebels withdraw from area in NW after government advance

Syrian rebels withdrew from a town in southern Idlib province and from their last remaining territory in neighbouring Hama province after government troops advances in the area

Regime advances after scrapping northwest Syria truce

Regime advances after scrapping northwest Syria truce

Regime loyalists captured a town and a village from militants and allied rebels in northwest Syria Wednesday, after fierce clashes that killed nearly 30 combatants overnight, a war monitor said.

Syrian government forces recover area in northwest

Syrian government forces recover area in northwest

Syrian government forces have recovered two villages from rebel fighters in northwestern Syria after days of bombardment, sources on both sides said on Monday.

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.

Nearly 100 dead in northwest Syria fighting

Nearly 100 dead in northwest Syria fighting

Nearly 100 combatants were killed on Friday in clashes between fighters loyal to Syria's government, rebels and jihadists in northwestern Syria, a war monitor said.

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.

Three injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

Three injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

An Israeli airstrike on a military base in Syria's Hama province early Saturday injured three people, Syrian state media reported.

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three  killed

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three killed

Syrian government forces fought off an attack by a group of suicide bombers on a position in western Syria on Tuesday, during which three people were killed in addition to all of the militants, a state-run TV station reported.

At least 15 reported killed as Syrian government, rebels exchange fire

At least 15 reported killed as Syrian government, rebels exchange fire

At least 15 people were reported killed on Sunday in shelling by government and insurgent forces in northwestern Syria, further straining a Russian-Turkish ceasefire deal for the region.

Syria rebels hand over arms in new deal with regime

Syria rebels hand over arms in new deal with regime

Syrian rebels on Friday were surrendering their heavy weapons after reaching a new deal with the government for a central swathe of territory, a war monitor said.