Deir Ezzor, Syria. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Daesh executed four men accused of smuggling civilians out of the militant-controlled Deir Ezzor.
Ahmed Muhannad at-Tala' of the New Syrian Army as featured in a recent video from Daesh (Twitter/@LinaArabii)
July 28, 2016 - 13:09 GMT
In a video released by Daesh, an American voice appears to help a Syrian rebel struggling to remember his lines.
A Syrian mother and her children walk through their refugee camp in Arsal, Lebanon. (AFP/File)
July 28, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
With almost a third of the country's population being refugees, Lebanon appeals for more international, long-term financial support.
A Syrian man reacts as rescuers look for victims under the rubble of a collapsed building following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighborhood of Sakhur in Aleppo on July 19, 2016. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
July 28, 2016 - 11:30 GMT
Over 160 civilians were killed in a coalition airstrike near Manbij in northern Syria.
Taim just loves to puff away on that ciggie. (Instagram)
July 28, 2016 - 09:32 GMT
We recommend going cold turkey.
YPG fighters in Syria (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 19:18 GMT
Hussein Omer criticizes the PYD’s rule in Kurdish areas of Syria in Iraqi-Kurdish outlet Rudaw.
USAID has received 116 complaints of abuse since February 2015. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 16:11 GMT
The government agency put a hold on over $200 million in aid.
Qamishli, which is predominantly inhabited by Kurds, has regularly been targeted by bombings, many of which were claimed by Daesh. (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 15:56 GMT
The head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, Rami Abdel Rahman, originally estimated the number killed to be 48, with more than 140 wounded.
Syrians gather around one of the bombed buildings in Qamishli on July 27, 2016. (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
July 27, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Two suicide bombings claimed by Daesh killed at least 44 people in Qamishli, near the Turkish border.
Much of Aleppo-Syria's pre-war largest city-has been destroyed by the war (AFP/File)
July 27, 2016 - 10:37 GMT
Some mocked rebel groups in the city while others showed solidarity with its inhabitants.
An aircraft is seen at Incirlik Air Base in southern Turkey, which the US has used to launch airstrikes against Daesh in Syria since last year. (File photo)
July 27, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Turkey had shut off electricity to the base and halted the US air campaign after some officers from Incirlik were said to be involved in the coup attempt.
The United Nations flag. (Shutterstock)
July 27, 2016 - 08:44 GMT
Does the UN's 2030 Agenda's Sustainable Development Goals allow the right consideration for refugees and IDPS - or will they be overlooked?
When Yusra Mardini was fleeing war-torn Syria an appearance at the Olympic Games seemed impossible but the face of the Refugee Team is now heading for Rio.
July 26, 2016 - 16:11 GMT
When Yusra Mardini was fleeing war-torn Syria an appearance at the Olympic Games seemed impossible but the face of the Refugee Team is now heading for Rio.
Syrian civil defence volunteers, known as the White Helmets, dig out a young boy trapped under the rubble of destroyed buildings following reported air strikes on the rebel-held neighbourhood of Al-Mashhad in the northern city of Aleppo, on July 25, 2016. (AFP/Karam al-Masri)
July 26, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
300,000 residents in Aleppo are facing an all-out siege and daily bombings.
The late actor Khalil Haddad. (
July 26, 2016 - 08:09 GMT
He passed away in the Syrian city of Halab.
Police investigators work at the site of a suicide bombing in Ansbach, southern Germany, on July 25, 2016. (AFP/Daniel Karmann)
July 25, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
An investigation has begun after a 27-year-old Syrian refugee detonated an explosive device, killing himself and injuring others.