Syrian Observatory for Human Rights

Ceasefire a "positive" but Syrians still await aid deliveries

The first 36 hours of the Syrian ceasefire brokered by Russia and the United States appeared "positive," a monitoring group said Wednesday, but activists warned that desperate people were still awaiting much-needed aid deliveries.

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.

At least 24 killed in northern Syria airstrikes, monitor says

At least 24 civilians were killed Wednesday in air raids on a rebel-held area of Aleppo and an Islamic State-held village nearby, a Syrian monitoring group said.

Syrian government counterattacks after ceding Hama areas to rebels

Syrian government forces launched an offensive Tuesday to retake areas in the central Hama province lost in recent days to a sustained attack by rebel forces, including hardline Islamic factions.

Strikes on north-western Syria kill 25 people, monitor says

Twenty five people including five children, were killed Wednesday in raids that targeted the province of Idilb in north-western Syria, a monitor group said.

Food enters eastern Aleppo after month-long blockade, activists say

Syrian rebels on Wednesday managed to bring food into eastern Aleppo for the first time since government forces isolated the opposition enclave last month, a monitoring group said.