Gulf Times - Yarmuk
30 regime forces killed fighting IS in Syria capital

30 regime forces killed fighting IS in Syria capital

More than 30 Syrian government troops have been killed in a southern district of the capital in a fierce counter-offensive by Islamic State group fighters, a monitor said Monday.

Family dead in Syria regime shelling on IS-held district

Family dead in Syria regime shelling on IS-held district

A family of three was killed late on Saturday in a wave of regime shelling on a southern district of Syria's capital held by the Islamic State group, a monitor said.