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Tensions briefly flared after the plane was destroyed by Syrian antiaircraft missiles that were countering Israeli warplanes striking targets in Syria.
The announcement by Russia and Turkey about Idlib Province appeared to forestall what had been widely feared as a brutal offensive by Syrian forces.
In Syria, the line between fighting for democracy and fighting for survival is razor sharp.
The number of attempted attacks by the Islamic State held steady this year. What has changed is that the majority are intercepted by law enforcement.
American-backed forces moved against the last slice of the Islamic State caliphate in the Middle East. But even stripped of its land holdings, the group remains a potent threat.
The bombings came a day after a summit in Tehran where Syrian ally Russia rejected Turkey’s call for a cease-fire and Iran called for a military push to crush rebels.
Russia rejects Turkey’s call for a cease-fire in a rebel province, while the Security Council fails to act, stymied by Russia’s veto power.
What began as a peaceful uprising against President Assad in 2011 has become a full-scale civil war.
Dozens of airstrikes hit Idlib Province, Syria’s last rebel-held enclave, as diplomats scrambled to avert a blood bath.
The Syrian government hopes a looming assault on Idlib Province will deliver the decisive military blow against rebel fighters. Western leaders warn of a humanitarian calamity.
Since the beginning of Syria’s civil war, the Assad government has targeted and killed hundreds of medical workers. Many have fled. This is the story of one doctor, Mohammed al-Bardan, who chose to stay.
IS has lost its 'capital' Raqqa, but it has taken the might of a global alliance to crush it.
More than 80 people have been killed in a suspected chemical attack on a rebel-held town in northern Syria.
Why did the US target this airbase in its first intentional attack on Syria in six years of war?
The Pentagon releases video of missiles targeting a Syrian airfield being launched from US ships.
The BBC's Middle East editor Jeremy Bowen shares his images - and thoughts - from a journey through ruins of Syria's Aleppo.