According to a report, about 80 Syrian asylum seekers were forced to leave Turkey and return to Syria. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 28, 2015 - 09:20 GMT
Amnesty International has slammed Turkey for expelling dozens of Syrian refugees to their war-stricken country, saying the move is in violation of international law.
Most of the casualties in the latest wave of bombing on Raqqa occurred from strikes targeting the Daesh-controlled Heten School. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
November 28, 2015 - 08:39 GMT
A new wave of airstrikes targeting the Syrian city of Raqqa killed at least eight people, including five children.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from his party over airstrikes against Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
November 28, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Opposition MPs from the UK Labour party remained divided over a proposed vote on airstrikes in Syria.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu reads the government's program during a session of the Turkish Parliament in Ankara, November 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said discussions were necessary with Russia in a bid to ease tensions after a Russian Sukhoi Su-24M was shot down on the border with Syria.
A French Rafale fighter aircraft takes off with bombs from the French aircraft carrier Charles-de-Gaulle, in the eastern Mediterranean sea, November 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 12:02 GMT
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius suggested his government was open-minded to working with Syrian troops to combat Daesh.
Russian President Vladimir Putin gives a press conference with French President at the Kremlin in Moscow, November 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev called for economic sanctions on Turkey amid escalating tension between both countries.
United States special forces conduct training exercises. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Around 50 US special forces reportedly arrived at the Syrian border town of Kobane.
A file photo shows an Israeli F-16 moments after take-off. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
A senior Israeli official said his country will not take military action against Russian jets that cross into Israeli airspace.
Russia announced its intention to deploy its most hi-tech missile defense system in Latakia. (
November 26, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
A US official said the US military is concerned about the deployment of Russia S-400 missile defense system in the Syrian province of Latakia.
A Panavia Tornado combat aircraft operated by the German air force, similar to those being sent to Syria. (Wikimedia)
November 26, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
The aircraft will conduct the missions over Syria at the request of the French government.
Thousands of Syrian Turkmen have been displaced by sudden pro-regime violence in their towns. (AFP/Miguel Medina)
November 26, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Pro-Assad forces launched a massive attack on a Turkmen town in Northwest Syria.
The enigmatic Russian leader has said a lot of things. But not this.  (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 14:54 GMT
The enigmatic Russian leader has said a lot of things. But not this.
Syrian legendary actress Samia al Jazaeri turns 69. (
November 26, 2015 - 13:37 GMT
Syrian legendary actress Samia al Jazaeri turns 69.
An aid convoy in Syria in 2014. (AFP/Jalaa Marey)
November 26, 2015 - 10:30 GMT
A Russian airstrike hit a humanitarian aid convoy in Aleppo on Wednesday.
Syrian women take part in an anti-government protest in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on April 13, 2013. (AFP/Dimitar Dilkoff)
November 26, 2015 - 09:52 GMT
According to the Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) regime forces have been responsible for the deaths of nearly 19,000 women.
A Hezbollah fighter looks out over Syria. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 09:25 GMT
Reports indicate that Hezbollah killed a Beirut bombing suspect during an operation in Syria.