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At least 28 fighters were killed in clashes between Syria pro-regime forces and Islamic State militants in the northern province of Raqqa.

Clashes continued in the Syrian province of Idlib on Monday night despite Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov saying that the conflict between the regime and the opposition had ‘ended’.

Syrian rebel forces retake Idlib's Saraqeb after heavy fighting

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Syrian rebel forces retake Idlib's Saraqeb after heavy fighting

Syrian rebel forces retook the strategic town of Saraqeb, which lies on the M5 highway and was captured by the Assad regime three weeks ago. The regime launched a counterattack.

Erdogan pledges to push back Syrian regime 'this week'

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Erdogan pledges to push back Syrian regime 'this week'

Clashes between Ankara and Damascus have killed at least 17 Turkish troops in recent weeks.

<em>Kafranbel</em>: Iconic revolutionary town falls to the Assad regime

Amr Salahi

Kafranbel: Iconic revolutionary town falls to the Assad regime

The town of Kafranbel in Idlib province, which rose to global fame with its satirical protest slogans and revolutionary art, has now ...

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Idlib schools and nurseries bombed by Syrian regime

A wave of bombing in Idlib has targeted schools and nurseries.

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Syrian regime recaptures symbolic town of Kafranbel: monitor

A symbolic town that was among the first to rebel against Damascus has been recaptured by regime forces, a monitor said on Tuesday.

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Over 2000 families flee Syria's Idlib in 24 hours

A Syrian humanitarian group has reported that more than 2,000 families fled Idlib province between Thursday and Friday amid continuing ...

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All of southern Idlib's hospitals destroyed in Russia bombing

Russia and the Syrian regime bombed a hospital in Kafranbel on Wednesday night. This was the last functioning hospital in rebel-held ...

Multiple Russian strikes kill nine civilians in Syria’s Idlib

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Multiple Russian strikes kill nine civilians in Syria’s Idlib

Nine Syrians were killed and many injured as multiple Russian airstrikes hit civilian targets in Idlib province, as a ceasefire agreement ...

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Russian airstrikes kill 7 civilians in northwestern Syria

Airstrikes by Syrian regime ally Russia on Sunday killed seven civilians in an anti-government bastion in northwestern Syria, a war monitor ...

Girl killed as US condemns Russian airstrikes on Idlib

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Girl killed as US condemns Russian airstrikes on Idlib

Russian warplanes continued their airstrikes against Syria’s rebel-held Idlib province, killing a young girl.

Death toll from Russian-led Idlib assault is over 500

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Death toll from Russian-led Idlib assault is over 500

Over 500 civilians have been killed, more than one fifth of them children, in Russian and regime airstrikes on Idlib.

Children killed in regime airstrikes on Syria's Idlib: monitor

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Children killed in regime airstrikes on Syria's Idlib: monitor

Syrian regime bombardment has killed 14 civilians including seven children in northwestern Syria, a war monitor said Saturday, in the latest ...

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Weekly: A war on civilians in Idlib

The death toll continues to rise in Idlib, as Russia's targeting of hospitals and other civilian infrastructure is put under the spotlight.

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Civilian toll mounts as Syria regime pounds Idlib province

The strikes, some of which hit a hospital, followed two days of increased bombing by Damascus and its Russian ally on jihadist-dominated Idlib ...

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Regime strikes kill 10, hit hospital in northwest Syria

10 people were killed in Idlib and Aleppo provinces on Tuesday and a hospital in the town of Kafranbel was bombed in the latest round ...

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White Helmets rescue centre bombed as Idlib assault continues

A White Helmets rescue centre has been destroyed as a Russian-led blitz of Syria's Idlib continues.

After Raed Fares killing, defiant Syria town protests on After Raed Fares killing, defiant Syria town protests on

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After Raed Fares killing, defiant Syria town protests on

Defiant Syrians in Kafranbel are determined to keep protesting after the murder of the town's most charismatic activist.

Sam Hamad

Raed Fares: A beacon of Syrian freedom

Comment: To Fares, there was no point fighting for some vague ideal of liberty if you didn't also practice it, even if it meant sacrificing your ...

France's Macron praises courage of slain Syrian radio activist

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France's Macron praises courage of slain Syrian radio activist

French President Emmanuel Macron slammed the killing of the Syrian pro-democracy activist who ran a radio station in Idlib as “cowardly”, in a ...

US, Britain mourn deaths of prominent Syria activists

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US, Britain mourn deaths of prominent Syria activists

US and British officials mourned the loss of Raed Fares and Hammoud al-Juneid who were seen as a "symbol" of the uprising in Syria.

Renowned Syria activist Raed Fares assassinated in Idlib

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Renowned Syria activist Raed Fares assassinated in Idlib

Raed Fares, famous for often humorous anti-Assad banners in Kafranbel, was killed by unknown assailants Friday along with fellow ...

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