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The report conflicts with statements made by a Jordanian government spokesman who said King Abdullah had no intention of getting involved in the conflict in Syria. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2015 - 20:06 GMT
Jordan was said to be mulling the establishment of a humanitarian buffer zone in southern Syria to prevent the entrenchment of extremist militants along its border.
The Syrian national flag waves in the wind over the a prison in Syria. (AFP/Zein al-Rifai)
June 29, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
The two Islamists returned home and were received by their families at a ceremony Sunday.
Hend Sabry has Ramadan Iftar with a Syrian refugee family in Amman. (Albawaba Arabic)
June 29, 2015 - 12:00 GMT
UN World Food Programme (WFP) Ambassador Against Hunger, Tunisian actress Hend Sabry had one of her Ramadan Iftars with a Syrian refugee family in Jordan.
A fighter from the Kurdish People Protection Unit (YPG) watches smoke billowing in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakah on June 28, 2015. (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
June 29, 2015 - 11:09 GMT
Syrian state news released a newsflash stating th army had "cleansed" militants from the southern district of Nashwa in the city.
Syrian soldiers and local pro-government fighters patrol the Handarat region, located in northwestern Syria. (AFP/File)
June 29, 2015 - 09:33 GMT
One map shows the extent of the government's concerns.
Only a small percentage of the executions documented were recorded in the group's highly-stylized propaganda videos.
June 28, 2015 - 16:49 GMT
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said it had documented 3,027 executions by Daesh in the year since establishing their 'caliphate.'
Hezbollah has been strengthening their positions near the northeastern Lebanese town of Ras Baalbek with rockets and heavy artillery in preparation for an upcoming offensive against Daesh. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2015 - 13:33 GMT
The outskirts of the northeastern town of Ras Baalbek are expected to see a series of fierce clashes between Hezbollah and Daesh in the upcoming weeks.
Australian authorities are still verifying if Khaled Sharrouf was killed by a US-led airstrike in Syria last week. (Twitter)
June 28, 2015 - 11:40 GMT
A Daesh militant from Australia could still be alive following reports last week of him being killed by a US-led drone strike in Syria.
Daesh killed over 60 people after attacks in Tunisia and Kuwait on Friday. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2015 - 04:06 GMT
Recent Daesh attacks may leave non-Muslims perceiving the religion in an unfair light.
Daesh's attack at a beach resort in Tunisia's city of Sousse killed 38 and injured dozens more. (AFP/File)
June 28, 2015 - 02:42 GMT
Here's what experts said about Daesh before the holy month began.
Kurdish Peshmerga forces in Kirkuk province. (AFP/File)
June 27, 2015 - 19:06 GMT
At least 80 Daesh militants were killed in airstrikes conducted by Iraqi air forces Saturday.