# syria - Saturday 11 June, 2016
A suicide bomber and a car bomb went off at the Sayyida Zeinab shrine in Damascus this morning.
# syria - Sunday 5 June, 2016
The civil war in Syria has gone on for five years.
# syria - Monday 30 May, 2016
50,000 civilians are thought to be trapped in the city of Fallujah.
# syria - Sunday 29 May, 2016
Up to 700 people are believed to have died crossing the Mediterranean this week.
# syria - Saturday 14 May, 2016
Mustafa Badreddine, who was on a US terror sanctions blacklist and wanted by Israel, was killed in a blast on Thursday night.
# syria - Friday 13 May, 2016
The charity has had funding in the region cut by USAid in the wake of the investigation.
# syria - Thursday 5 May, 2016
Images posted on social media showed tents burned to the ground and injured people being loaded onto a truck.
# syria - Tuesday 3 May, 2016
Cynthia Owen, government talks and the homeless crisis had everyone talking today.
There have been over 300 airstrikes on the Syrian city of Aleppo in the last ten days.
# syria - Sunday 1 May, 2016
The 24-year-old is in Germany after he was released by Kurdish authorities.
# syria - Friday 29 April, 2016
US Secretary of State John Kerry expressed “outrage” over an attack by government forces on a hospital.
The USAID agency has put some of its funding for GOAL on hold, pending the probe.
# syria - Monday 25 April, 2016
The Irishman was held for over a week in Iraq after fighting Isis in Syria.
# syria - Monday 18 April, 2016
The rockets hit close to a school.
The 24-year-old is currently being held by Kurdish authorities.
# syria - Sunday 17 April, 2016
Pope Francis visited the Greek island of Lesbos yesterday.
# syria - Friday 15 April, 2016
Alia Alsoud left Syria in 2011 at start of the civil war. She visited Ireland recently to meet children and teenagers concerned about the refugee crisis.
# syria - Sunday 10 April, 2016
It’s believed to be the second attempt on his life in three months.
# syria - Thursday 7 April, 2016
However, IS has lost a supply route.
Brutality in Saudi Arabia, Yemen and elsewhere has been largely overlooked by western media outlets, Julien Mercille writes.
# syria - Sunday 3 April, 2016
Syrian troops have taken a key bastion.
# syria - Saturday 2 April, 2016
“They were executed either by beheading or by shooting,” the source said.
Ireland has pledged to take in 4,000 people by the end of next year and so far about 500 have been accepted.
# syria - Monday 28 March, 2016
“We could have completely lost Palmyra… The joy I feel is indescribable.”
# syria - Sunday 27 March, 2016
The so-called caliphate took over the world heritage site and city in May 2015.
# syria - Sunday 20 March, 2016
An incredibly powerful rap video from eight Syrian children about their plight – and wishes for the future.
# syria - Saturday 19 March, 2016
Yusra Mardini is one of 43 refugee athletes hoping for her dreams to come true in Rio this summer.
# syria - Thursday 17 March, 2016
He has asked his government in Japan to help secure his release from an al-Qaeda linked rebel group.
# syria - Tuesday 15 March, 2016
Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
The Russian airbase in the country is preparing after an order from Putin.
# syria - Monday 14 March, 2016
The withdrawal will begin tomorrow.
The head of GOAL hopes the installation might “start conversations” about Syria.
# syria - Monday 7 March, 2016
The mother of one of the girls said she had caught her daughter trying to leave for Syria two years ago.
# syria - Saturday 27 February, 2016
Fighting groups in Syria agreed to cease hostilities at midnight.
# syria - Saturday 20 February, 2016
The Cats forward had some help from his army colleagues.
Around 20% of those in the camp have until 8pm on Tuesday to leave.
# syria - Thursday 18 February, 2016
Nine people have been detained over the attack, in which 61 people were injured.
# syria - Wednesday 17 February, 2016
Almost half a million people in Syria are in areas under siege.
# syria - Tuesday 16 February, 2016
Bashar al-Assad said his troops would continue fighting “terrorists”.