Syrian civil war

Historic Damascus Synagogue Destroyed


A historic synagogue on the outskirts of Damascus was destroyed amid fighting in Syria’s civil war.

As Israelis Mob Gas Mask Distribution Centers, Army Urges Calm


Daniela Hayoum arrived at a Tel Aviv post office at 7 a.m. and took a number.

The line of people waiting for gas masks was long and Hayoum stepped away to run errands. She returned in the afternoon to find hundreds of Israelis crowding under a hot sun on the building’s wide steps, some holding umbrellas and others food.

Israel Beefs Up Golan Forces As Syrian Rebels Gather On Border


 Israel's military increased its forces on the northern border with Syria following advances by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights region.

The rebels reportedly began entering the demilitarized zone between Syria and Israel on Saturday and threatened to retake the Golan. Most of Syrian President Bashar Assad's troops have left the area, Ynet reported.

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