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Smoke rises from an airstrike in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
September 28, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
Syrian regime forces launched another round of airstrikes in battered Aleppo.
The grant will be directed to improve the health and municipal affairs sectors in host communities, under the 2016-2018 Jordan Response Plan. (UNICEF)
September 28, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The grant from the Kuwaiti Fund for Arab Economic Development (KFAED) will be allocated to projects in the health sector, for municipal services and for a project in cooperation with UNHCR.
A Turkish tank heads towards the Syria border at the beginning of Operation Euphrates Shield. (AFP/File)
September 28, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Turkey is continuing its Operation Euphrates Shield, striking multiple Daesh targets in northern Syria.
Although fierce fighting is raging across the country, desperately needed humanitarian relief has been delivered for the first time in almost six months. (AFP/File)
September 27, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The International Committee of the Red Cross says its convoys have made it through to Madaya and Zabdani near Damascus, as well as villages in Idlib province.
September 27, 2016 - 05:30 GMT
Following in Angelina Jolie's footsteps, Lindsay Lohan visited Syrian refugees at an Istanbul hospital and was visibly moved by the experience.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. (AFP/File)
September 26, 2016 - 15:38 GMT
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says Western countries are not living up to their obligations on Syria.
Syrian army soldiers patrol a damaged area of west Aleppo (AFP/File)
September 26, 2016 - 12:36 GMT
@SANA_English tweeted the video by disc jockey of a club event in the city.
Civilians watch as a tractor clears the rubble following Syrian government forces airstrikes in the rebel held neighborhood of Tariq a-Bab in Aleppo on September 24, 2016. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
September 26, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
US Ambassador to the UN said more than 150 airstrikes had hit the city in the last three days.
Syrian fire fighters put out a blaze at the scene of a reported barrel bomb strike. (AFP/File)
September 25, 2016 - 14:01 GMT
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said that the lull had been preceded overnight by regime shelling and bombing by unidentified warplanes on the rebel-held eastern section of Aleppo.
A Free Syrian Army fighter fires a weapon inside a damaged building during clashes with forces from the Syrian regime. (AFP/File)
September 24, 2016 - 10:50 GMT
Sources belonging to both the Syrian military and the militants confirmed the recapture of the Handarat camp on Saturday.
A Syrian man carries the body of an infant retrieved from under the rubble of a building following a reported airstrike on September 23, 2016, on the al-Muasalat area in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
September 24, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
On Friday Aleppo saw the heaviest-yet bombardment, expected pave the way for a ground offensive by Syrian government forces.
Syrian pro-regime fighters patrol the Ramussa area south of the city of Aleppo, on September 21, 2016. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
September 23, 2016 - 07:05 GMT
State-owned media reported that the army would set up exit points for civilians to leave the city.
The now famous image of Omran Daqneesh in Aleppo (Aleppo Media Center)
September 22, 2016 - 14:31 GMT
Six-year-old American Alex wrote to Obama asking him to bring Omran Daqneesh to the US where he could live with him and his family.
A Syrian soldier stands guard as Red Crescent members wait for opposition fighters and their families to change buses at a Syrian army checkpoint on the edge of the rebel-held Waer neighbourhood in the central city of Homs during an evacuation operation on September 22, 2016. (AFP/Louai Beshara)
September 22, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The UN sent an aid convoy to besieged people in rural Damascus.
Syrian men remove a baby from the rubble of a destroyed building following a reported air strike in the Qatarji neighborhood of the northern city of Aleppo on September 21, 2016. (AFP/Ameer Alhalbi)
September 22, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
It comes a day after airstrikes hit medical facilities in Aleppo.
A man registers for vaccine during a vaccination campaign carried out by the Syrian Arab Red Crescent, on September 19, 2016, in the rebel-held town of Douma, on the eastern edges of the capital Damascus. (AFP/Abd Doumany)
September 21, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
The strike on the medical facility comes two days after a UN humanitarian aid convoy was hit bringing supplies to Aleppo.