Al-Nusra Front

Germany arrests Syrian accused of war crimes

German authorities have arrested a Syrian national on war crimes charges over the killings of dozens of civilians in Syria in 2013 as a member of the al-Nusra Front terrorist group, prosecutors said Thursday.

Drone strike kills Al-Qaeda deputy leader in Syria, monitor says

Al-Qaeda's second-in-command, who goes by the name of Abu al-Khayr al-Masri, has been killed in a drone strike in north-western Syria, a monitoring group said Monday.

Senior militant commander killed in Syria airstrike

A top commander for a key Syrian hardline jihadist group has been killed in an airstrike in northern Syria, a monitoring group reported on Friday.