Hezbollah attack on Zabadani continue. Rebels reduced to 2 sqkm in the city centre. The main Ahrar ops room has been captured in the city. Assad renews the bombing of Eastern Ghouta in the countryside of Damascus President of Syrian Interim Government Ahmed Touma: We will run a safe zone free of ISIS, Nusra and PYD Aleppo province: 5 rebels were killed by a landmine exploded in their car near Dalha village on the borders with TurkeyIdlib province: A leader in Jabhat al-Nusra was killed by an IED planted on the road between Idlib and LattakiaAhrar al Sham raises the flag of Tawheed on Syria - Turkey border Bab al HawaMajor SAA offensive takes Khirbat Naqus, Mansoura, Tal Waset, Ziyarah, Msheek Sham Legion convoy heading to fight against ISIS in the countryside north of AleppoSyrian rebels with recon drone (Quadrocopter) near AllepoSyrian government recaptures 4 villages on strategic plainUS does not confirm Nusra's release of Syrian fighters Statement by NSC Spokesperson Ned Price on the Market Bombing in Douma, Syria UN aid chief urges greater access in Syria after first visit Pentagon spokesman says US pulling Patriot air defense force out of Turkey mainly due to declining Syrian military threat 2 rockets hit Latakia Syria Rojava government held a moment of silence for the victims of the Douma Massacre Death toll in Syria air strike nears 100Lebanese army kills two gunmen at Syria borderSyrian regime air strikes near Damascus 'kill at least 80 people'Reports of more Assad regime attacks on Douma Syria 80+ killed, 200+ wounded in Syria airstrikes on Douma ISIS storms the Kuweires Military Airbase again; dozens killed in another botched Aleppo’s Sham Front issues fatwa permitting cooperation w. the international coalition vs. ISIS. Syria Russia Delivered 6 Mig 31 Aircraft To Syria, Russians Pilots Landed At Mezzeh Military Airport, DamascusSyria - Buildings captured by the SAA in Saif al-Dawla neighbourhood in Aleppo FSA BMP-IED vs. Assad regime barrier in Daraa city this eveningSyrian cease-fire in Zabadani, Fuaa & Kafriyeh is over after negotiations broke down, Ahrar al-Sham says Aleppo: rebels retake Al Mazraa Gas plant and Al Kherbe at the east of Azaz but had to pull out briefly North Aleppo battle between rebels and ISIS Airstrikes on 9 hospitals in Idlib province, 11 civilians killed and 41 wounded

Map. History of Syria conflict

18 August 2015
Assad renews the bombing of Eastern Ghouta in the countryside of Damascus
Major SAA offensive takes Khirbat Naqus, Mansoura, Tal Waset, Ziyarah, Msheek
Sham Legion convoy heading to fight against ISIS in the countryside north of Aleppo
Syrian rebels with recon drone (Quadrocopter) near Allepo
US does not confirm Nusra's release of Syrian fighters
Statement by NSC Spokesperson Ned Price on the Market Bombing in Douma, Syria
2 rockets hit Latakia Syria
Rojava government held a moment of silence for the victims of the Douma Massacre
80+ killed, 200+ wounded in Syria airstrikes on Douma
Aleppo’s Sham Front issues fatwa permitting cooperation w. the international coalition vs. ISIS. Syria
Russia Delivered 6 Mig 31 Aircraft To Syria, Russians Pilots Landed At Mezzeh Military Airport, Damascus
Syria - Buildings captured by the SAA in Saif al-Dawla neighbourhood in Aleppo
FSA BMP-IED vs. Assad regime barrier in Daraa city this evening
North Aleppo battle between rebels and ISIS