Syrian Democratic Forces make gains in the ISIL stronghold backed by US-led air strikes in the northern Syrian city.
- 24 October, 2015 Scores killed by air strikes in northern Syria Russian and Syrian jets have been heavily bombing northern cities as battles intensify between several factions.Powered by WPeMatico
- 10 October, 2015 Syrian forces make gains under Russian air cover Government forces capture village of Atshan in Hama province from opposition fighters, activists and Syrian TV say.Powered by WPeMatico
- 26 May, 2016 Syria: Kurdish-led forces advance in Raqqa offensive ISIL reportedly prevents civilians from fleeing Raqqa city as SDF forces make gains in countryside.
- 6 April, 2016 Syrian army launches Aleppo counter-offensive Russian air strikes target 1,500 al-Nusra Front-led fighters making a push towards Syria's second-largest city.Powered by WPeMatico
- 31 May, 2016 Syria war: Casualties mount in air strikes on Aleppo Government steps up assault on rebel-held areas of key northern city, dropping hundreds of bombs from the air.