A medic treats a girl wounded by barrel bombs in Aleppo, Syria. (AFP/File)
December 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Over 95 percent of doctors have fled Aleppo, as the Syrian regime continues to barrel-bomb hospitals. Those who stay are faced with an array of challenges and dangers to continue treating patients.
Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Michael Flynn. (AFP/File)
December 02, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
One of America's highest ranking military intelligence official, Michael Flynn, told German media that the Iraq war was a "huge error",
Lebanon's capital, Beirut, is decorated in celebration for the return of 16 servicemen. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
December 01, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
As Lebanon celebrates the return of sixteen servicemen held captive by al-Nusra Front, nine more are still held by Daesh.
British Prime Minister David Cameron walks out of 10 Downing street in London on December 1, 2015. (AFP/Leon Neal)
December 01, 2015 - 19:00 GMT
The proposal highlights "military action, specifically airstrikes, exclusively against ISIL [Daesh] in Syria" but prohibits British ground troops.
Jordanian police standing guard at a border crossing near Syria. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Gunmen attacked the policemen while they were on patrol in Irbid, near the southwestern Syrian city of Daraa', causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle. The policemen later died after succumbing to their injuries.
US President Barack Obama gestures as he speaks during a press conference at the Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development Centre in Paris on December 1, 2015. (AFP/Jim Watson)
December 01, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
President Barack Obama reiterated America's support for for their NATO ally following the shooting down of a Russian military jet which violated Turkish airspace.
al-Dulaimi was imprisoned along with her four children--her 10-year-old daughter is rumored to be Baghdadi’s. (Facebook)
December 01, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Many users on Twitter are wondering about it, and even Saja al-Dulaimi herself is, too.
Makeshift field hospitals throughout Syria provide essential medical treatment near areas of heavy fighting. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 14:44 GMT
"Double-tap" barrel bombs struck a hospital run by international aid organization Doctors without Borders in northern Homs. At least 47 people were injured.
Access to clean drinking water has been an ongoing struggle for Aleppo residents. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
A Syrian regime airstrike hit a water treatment plant, risking millions of civilians' access to clean water.
Syrians check a damaged house, reportedly hit by US-led coalition air strikes, in the village of Kfar Derian in the western Aleppo province on September 23, 2014. (AFP/Sami Ali)
December 01, 2015 - 13:30 GMT
Indiscriminate aerial assaults by the US and Russian-led coalitions have killed 2,800 civilians in Iraq and another 1,200 civilians in Syria.
Relatives of Lebanese soldiers and policemen kidnapped by jihadist groups from the eastern border town of Arsal last year, react following the release of their loved ones on December 1, 2015. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
December 01, 2015 - 12:11 GMT
The sixteen Lebanese soldiers held captive by al-Nusra Front have been released to Red Cross.
Emrati soldiers at a military demonstration. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 09:06 GMT
The UAE announced Monday that they will take an active military role against Daesh and al-Qaeda in Syria.
A Lebanese Red Cross ambulance carries the body of Mohammed Hammiya, executed last year by Nusra Front, after it was handed over to the authorities on December 1, 2015. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 08:09 GMT
The body of Mohammad Hammieh was transferred to the Red Cross in Beirut for DNA testing.
Since Turkey has refused to issue an apology to Russian for downing the plane, Russia responded with economic sanctions. (File photo)
December 01, 2015 - 08:00 GMT
Turkish President Erdogan says he will resign if Russian accusations that Turkey is involved in oil trade with Daesh prove true.
There are a lot of factors that have to come together before Assad is on his way out. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The biggest obstacle to a political solution in Syria doesn't appear to be headed out anytime soon.
In a file picture taken on September 27, 2014 a Royal Air Force (RAF) Tornado GR4 jet prepares to land at the Akrotiri British airbase in Cyprus after returning from a mission to strike Daesh militants in Iraq. (AFP/File)
December 01, 2015 - 06:43 GMT
Cameron has faced opposition from UK lawmakers over extending strikes on Daesh targets in Syria.