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May 18, 2015

Daesh has seized two of Syria's gas fields northeast of Palmyra on Monday. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
17:43 GMT
Daesh has seized two of Syria's gas fields northeast of Palmyra on Monday.

May 12, 2015

Over three thousand civilians have been killed in Aleppo by regime barrel bomb attacks since January 2014, according to data from the Violations Documentation Center. (AFP/File)
18:32 GMT
A barrel bomb attack by a Syrian government helicopter killed at least 20 and wounded another 50 civilians in Aleppo on Tuesday, according to a human rights monitoring group.

May 9, 2015

The Qalamoun region of Syria has been the site of intense clashes this week. (AFP/File)
13:09 GMT
The Syrian army and Hezbollah have ousted Islamist militants from areas surrounding a border town that was the site of fierce fighting earlier this week, Al-Manar television reported Saturday.