Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Thursday 1 June 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# yabrud

All time
# Clashes
Dead bodies shown on State TV as Syrian army capures rebel stronghold
State television broadcast images of dead fighters and said the army was targeting ‘groups of terrorists’.