Staffan de Mistura

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Al-Qaeda's official Syrian wing, the al-Nusra Front, announced on Thursday the death of its top military commander, who insurgent sources said fell...
Friday, March 6, 2015
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Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group jihadists on Sunday freed 19 of the 220 Assyrian Christians they took hostage in Syria last week, after...
Monday, March 2, 2015
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Syrian rebel forces in Aleppo on Sunday rejected UN envoy Staffan de Mistura's plan for a freeze in fighting in the divided northern city, dealing a...
Monday, March 2, 2015
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Syrian army took control of villages in southern Syria, state media said on Saturday, part of a campaign they started this month against insurgents...
Sunday, March 1, 2015
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The frontlines of the Syrian conflict changed in the past week, as the focus shifted away from the battle in southern Syria as a major regional...
Monday, February 23, 2015
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Hassan Illeik, Rida al-Bacha
The Syrian army and its allied forces are continuing the battle to besiege neighborhoods under the control of the opposition in the city of Aleppo,...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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Suhaib Anjarini
All fronts in the city of Aleppo are expected to erupt at any moment. Syrian sources have recently talked about “tightening the siege on Aleppo,”...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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Updated at 6:20 pm (GMT+2): A United Nations plan for local ceasefires in Syria is deadlocked, with Damascus feeling it does not need to make...
Thursday, February 5, 2015
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Suhaib Anjarini
In early December, the ring around Aleppo was about to be closed and the siege on Nubl and al-Zahraa was nearly broken before a decision was taken to...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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