October 29, 2014
A Lebanese military official said that as many as 500 Islamist militants had taken part in the four-day battle against Lebanese security and military forces.
Jordan's foreign minister said that until a political solution to the Syrian crisis is reached, there is an urgent need for a bigger international response to support host countries, especially Jordan.
Is it time to make the most of the anti-IS sentiment across Lebanon? According to a recent report, around one percent of the country's Sunni population supports IS and it's not just terrorism that's to blame.
The Kurdish regional government in Iraq has sent its forces to fight alongside the Kurdish groups in Kobani under a special arrangement with Turkey.
US authorities said they would donate an additional $10 million in humanitarian aid through the UN for Syrian refugees.
A 17-year-old British Muslim was killed fighting Bashar al-Assad's forces in Syria five months after his brother joined the militant group al-Nusra Front and also died.
October 28, 2014
Lebanon's army arrested 83 suspected militants during a widespread clampdown in northern Lebanon Tuesday after 42 people were killed during clashes in Tripoli.
Lebanon's Prime Minister Tamman Salam on Tuesday called on the international community to fund the mass influx of Syrian refugees in the country.
Syrian military forces have repelled an offensive by al-Qaeda-linked militants against the northwestern city of Idlib
IS militants have released a new video with British hostage John Cantlie.
Children in refugee camps in Lebanon are often forced to work for incredibly low wages to help their impoverished families.
Iraqi Kurdish fighters are waiting on a green light from Turkey to enter into Kobani and fight IS militants.
October 27, 2014
Sorry, "Mazzika", Mayada isn't moving out of her unstable homeland for man or music.
Ramadan 2015 will bring the Syrian drama "Darine" to our screens where Nesreen Tafesh will portray a woman shocked to discover her family is missing from Damascus.
Militants associated with al-Qaeda stormed a government building in Idlib Monday.