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All three girls have no intention of returning home from Syria. (British Met Police)
May 29, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
Three teens from East London who fled to Syria have reportedly made contact with their families in the UK.
The Syrian rebel coalition stormed the last government-held city in the Idlib province Thursday, a monitor said. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 20:21 GMT
The Syrian rebel coalition stormed the last government-held city in the Idlib province Thursday, a monitor said.
The EU is extending its sanctions against the Syrian regime for another year as the Syrian civil war rages on. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
The EU is extending its sanctions against the Syrian regime for another year as the Syrian civil war rages on.
An Iraqi security expert identified the group's second-leading religious authority as Ali Attiya al-Jubouri, also known as
May 28, 2015 - 19:38 GMT
An Iraqi security expert identified the group's second-leading religious authority as Ali Attiya al-Jubouri, also known as "the blind judge."
The UN representative called for a
May 28, 2015 - 19:10 GMT
The UN representative called for a "humanitarian ceasefire" to end the bloodshed in Syria.
We've been hearing a lot about the ancient city of Palmyra this week, but Arabic news reports suggest Daesh is now eyeing the southern Syrian city of Daraa, and the Jordanian border. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
According to Arabic media reports, Daesh militants say they're headed for the Jordanian border.
Lebanese army checkpoint in Arsal. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 13:47 GMT
Babeen refugee camp in Wadi Hmeid was raided by two army patrols as they searched for Islamists.
The ancient Syrian city of Palmyra was seized by Daesh on May 17. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
Daesh militants said they would only destroy statues in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra which violated the group's religious prohibition against polytheistic depictions, The Guardian reported.
A file picture taken on March 14, 2014 shows a sculpture found in the ancient Syrian oasis city of Palmyra, 215 kilometers northeast of Damascus, displayed at the city's museum. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
May 28, 2015 - 08:56 GMT
The larger structures seem safe for now, but the video doesn't tell the whole story.
One female soldier claims the Daesh targets women on and off the battle field. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 07:54 GMT
The YPJ Kurdish women’s militia takes on Daesh in the northern Syrian city of Ras al Ayn.
News coming out of Syria gets increasingly complicated and confusing — these maps help us dumb it down. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
News coming out of Syria gets increasingly complicated and confusing — these maps help us dumb it down.