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Syrians gather at the site following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of al-Kalasa in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on February 4, 2016. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
February 10, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Several aid workers were injured in the attack, with three reportedly in critical condition.
About 30,000 refugees are currently massed along the Turkish border town of Oncupinar.  (AFP)
February 10, 2016 - 10:06 GMT
A Syrian group was caught trying to carry explosives and suicide belts into southeastern Turkey on Wednesday.
The rubble of a house in the Idlib province after an airstrike. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
Russian airstrikes hit civilian targets in the Idlib province.
A man walks past rubble from an airstrike in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
As Russian airstrikes increase, civilians are fleeing Aleppo in massive numbers.
Cluster munitions. (Twitter)
February 09, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Cluster bombs have killed dozens of civilians in 2016 alone.
Saudi tanks deploy in Jizan close to the Yemeni border. (AFP/Fayez Nuraldine)
February 09, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
Brigadier General Ahmed Asiri announced Saudi Arabia is prepared for land war in Syria to tackle Daesh as part of the international coalition against the organisation.
A powerful car bomb explosion in the centre of Damascus on February 21, 2013. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 11:17 GMT
A car bomb attack exploded in Damascus, killing at least eight and injuring others, according to initial reports.
A spokesman for the Iraqi embassy in the US denied that Baghdad has ever withheld US military aid to the Peshmerga. (File photo)
February 09, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
A Kurdish Iraqi official has said that the KRG needs US assistance to cover salaries, logistics and transport in order to defeat Daesh.
In terms of foreign policy, Daesh and Iran have dominated this year's presidential discussions. (Shutterstock)
February 09, 2016 - 06:09 GMT
What does it all mean for the Middle East?
Syrians fleeing the northern embattled city of Aleppo wait on February 5, 2016 in Bab-Al Salama, next to the city of Azaz, northern Syria. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 09, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
"Our first goal is to host these refugees outside of Turkey.”
February 09, 2016 - 05:39 GMT
The scathing report details widespread incidents of torture, murder, and even sexual abuse.
A general view taken on February 3, 2016 shows the town of Tal Jabin, north of the Syrian embattled city of Aleppo. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
February 08, 2016 - 18:22 GMT
According to the Syrian Network for Human Rights, some of the barrel bombs contained toxic gas.
Apparently there is an extensive Chechen spy network in Daesh controlled areas. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2016 - 17:24 GMT
Apparently there is an extensive Chechen spy network in Daesh controlled areas.
Syrian government forces in the village of Tal Jabin, north of the embattled city of Aleppo, as they advanced to break a three-year rebel siege of two government-held Shia villages, Nubol and Zahraa, on February 3, 2016. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
February 08, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
The Syrian regime tightens its grip around rebel held Fallujah and Aleppo preparing for a costly and possibly lengthy siege.
Two Boats capsized off the coast of Turkey, killing 33 (AFP/Louisa Gouliamaki)
February 08, 2016 - 12:37 GMT
The capsizing of two boats in two separate incidents off the Turkish coast have cost 33 migrant lives.
The Bahrain Academic Complex was the first school in the Zaatari refugee camp and houses 16 classrooms and one nursery. (Xinhua/Mohammad Abu Ghosh)
February 08, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Plans for the new school follow the success of the Bahrain Academic Complex in Zaatari refugee camp, which teaches 9000 students a year.