November 9, 2014
The Lebanese Army Sunday arrested a Syrian rebel commander and his chauffeur near the northeastern border town of Arsal
More than 1,000 people have been killed in the fighting in Kobani, a monitor group said Sunday.
At least 13 ISIL militants and Kurdish fighters were killed following clashes in the Syrian border town of Kobani, which has been under siege for nearly two months.
ISIL leader and self-proclaimed "Caliph" Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has allegedly been seriously injured by a US air strike, local witnesses and government sources reported.
ISIL has begun luring members of the Taliban and other militant groups to join its ranks, according to a state government report from the Balochistan province.
November 8, 2014
ISIL militants closed all schools in the areas they control in eastern Syria.
November 7, 2014
The AP report said the president was also requesting $5 billion from Congress.
Iraq's Ministry of Defense said that the Iraqi air force carried out "effective strikes" in the oil-rich town of Baiji in Salahuddin Province.
November 6, 2014
Ahrar al Sham is targeted by US-led coalition airstrikes for the first time in the Syrian conflict.
Soldiers of the Syrian army have recaptured two major gas fields and a gas company in the central province of Homs.
Around 5.8 million Syrian refugees have taken shelter in neighboring countries since the beginning of the conflict in March 2011.
November 5, 2014
US military forces continued to attack the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) with 14 combined airstrikes between the 3rd and 5th of November over Syria and Iraq.
At least eleven children have been killed in a mortar attack on a school Wednesday.
The four men, whose ages range between 18 and 24, are said to be members of the hard-line Jihadi Salafist movement.
Syrian Alawites have paid the brunt for supporting the country's leader, Bashar al-Assad. Their villages razed, entire families executed by rebels or ISIL, but who remembers them?