The Kurdish YPG made some significant strides against Daesh in the north. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 09:32 GMT
From YPG clashes in Hasakah, to regime control in As-Suwayda, these images may clarify the country's territorial disputes.
David Cameron said Russia was targeting anti-Assad rebels over Daesh militants. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
British Prime Minister David Cameron said Russian military action in Syria would make the region more unstable during an interview with the BBC.
Bashar al-Assad accused the West of
October 05, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad blamed the US-led coalition for the expansion of Daesh in the country.
A file picture taken on June 19, 2010 shows the Arch of Triumph among the Roman ruins of Palmyra, 220 kms northeast of the Syrian capital Damascus. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 07:27 GMT
Daesh allegedly obliterated the two-thousand-year-old Arch of Triumph with explosives.
The Lebanese border town of Arsal is host to thousands of Syrian refugees fleeing conflict in Syria. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Unknown gunmen in a black SUV gunned down Syrian national Abdullah Abou Hassan in the northern Lebanese border town of Arsal on Sunday.
Russia's military support for the Syrian regime has been a major source of controversy as the international community continues to call for President Bashar al-Assad's removal. (AFP/File)
October 05, 2015 - 01:16 GMT
This map is pretty laughable.
A Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet operated by the Russian air force, similar to those being used to bomb targets in Syria. (Wikimedia/Alexander Mishin)
October 04, 2015 - 17:27 GMT
Russian defense officials said their country's warplanes struck ten Daesh targets in embattled Syria on Sunday.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan answered reporters' questions on Russia, the status of a US-backed train-and-equip program, and recent events in Turkey. (AFP/File)
October 04, 2015 - 15:32 GMT
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan told reporters Russia's recent actions in Syria will only serve to isolate it form other countries in the region.
Leaders of Syria's Southern Front rebels released a statement Friday claiming Russia and Iran as legitimate targets and occupying forces in Syria. (AFP/File)
October 04, 2015 - 15:08 GMT
Another voice enters the Russia debate in Syria.
Security agents escort migrants after their intrusion in the Eurotunnel site in Coquelles, northern France, on October 3, 2015. (AFP/Philippe Huguen)
October 04, 2015 - 14:03 GMT
The Eurotunnel remained closed for several hours after as many as 200 migrants and refugees entered the tunnel in what Eurostar called "an organized attack".
Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (R) inspect guards of honour during their visit to the Black Sea Fleet’s guards missile cruiser Moskva in the sea port of Sochi. (AFP/Alexei Druzhinin)
October 04, 2015 - 10:00 GMT
The Egyptian Foreign Minister voiced Egypt's support for Russia's airstrikes in Syria as a means to combat terrorism.