There is now a push to give diplomacy another chance with Washington announcing two days of talks.
US officials accused Russia of backtracking on already agreed issues which Washington refused to revisit
Without material Russian and Iranian support it is doubtful Assad could have held on to power
The hospitals, as well as a blood bank that was hit, were located in the Al-Shaar neighbourhood.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov -- diplomacy's odd couple, at loggerheads over much else in the world -- will...
Turkey, a member of the US-led coalition battling IS, also allows US jets to use its air base in southern Turkey for air strikes on the extremists.
A February 27 truce between the Syrian regime and non-jihadist rebels raised hopes for efforts to resolve the five-year conflict.
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Barack Obama meanwhile agreed to help strengthen a fragile ceasefire in Syria, seen as essential...
It was not immediately clear if the raids were carried out by Syrian regime warplanes or their Russian allies.
IS lost at least 400 fighters in the battle for the city, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said
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