Russian air assault kills 21 IS militants in Syria

Russian air assault kills 21 IS militants in Syria

A wave of air strikes by government ally Russia killed at least 21 Islamic State group militants in the Syrian desert over the past 24 hours, a monitor said Saturday.

Strikes on east Syrian town kill 63, including children - monitor

Strikes on east Syrian town kill 63, including children - monitor

At least 63 people, including nine children, have died in air strikes believed to be carried out by Russian warplanes on a town in eastern Syria, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Sunday.

Suspected Russian raids kill 29 civilians in east Syria

Suspected Russian raids kill 29 civilians in east Syria

At least 29 civilians were killed in air strikes suspected to have been carried by Russian warplanes on a village in eastern Syria on Saturday, a monitoring group said.

Fierce clashes as regime battles IS in Aleppo: monitor

Fierce clashes as regime battles IS in Aleppo: monitor

Fierce fighting raged Saturday between regime forces backed by Russian air strikes and Islamic State group fighters in northern Aleppo province, a monitor said.