Syria Direct: News Update 9-28-15

YPG cuts rebel lifeline to Aleppo city Kurdish People’s Defense Units (YPG) units pushed rebels out of the Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood on Sunday, effectively cutting the ma...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-22-15

Regime 'closes door' to truce negotiations in Waer The regime told representatives from Homs city’s last rebel-controlled neighborhood that the prospect of truce negotiati...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-21-15

IS arrests DEZ civilians in advance of airport offensive The Islamic State is arresting Deir e-Zor residents and sending them off to the military airport front reportedly in adva...

Syria Direct: News update 9-17-15

New Idlib university priority to ‘protect students from bombardment’ The Victory Army’s Idlib city administration announced the beginning of the admissions proc...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-16-15

PYD to confiscate abandoned property in Al-Hasakah The semi-autonomous Kurdish Democratic Party (PYD) government in Al-Hasakah province issued a decree on Tuesday authorizing the...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-15-15

The Islamic State’s serial car bomb attacks on Al-Hasakah city The Islamic State (IS) launched as many as eight car bombs against Kurdish and regime positions inside Al-Has...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-14-15

Systematic Islamic State car bombings wreak destruction in north Aleppo Six Islamic State (IS) car-bomb engineers were accidentally blown apart while fitting a car with explosive...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-10-15

IS less than 3km from regime airbase in Deir e-Zor Regime and Islamic State forces exchanged artillery and rocket fire Thursday after the latter captured a regime base considere...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-9-15

Islamic State ‘treachery’ in south Damascus Ajnad a-Sham accused the Islamic State of “treachery” during negotiations with the Islamic State to stop fight...

Syria Direct: News Update 9-8-15

Hospitals struggle as sandstorm leaves hundreds injured across Syria Hospitals across Syria are struggling to treat hundreds of adults and children, left choking and struggling t...