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Lebanese soldiers try to extinguish flames from burning tires set ablaze by protesters in Beirut, on Jan. 24, 2011. (AFP/Anwar Amro)
July 07, 2015 - 08:45 GMT
"The security situation is under control," Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk said in reports Tuesday.
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
July 07, 2015 - 07:45 GMT
Child abductions have totaled 1,420 since Daesh took control of the city over a year ago, an official said Tuesday.
Fighting in Kobani as seen from across the Turkish border. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 07:25 GMT
Groups claimed one of the perpetrators killed during clashes in Kobani carried an official identification card issued by Turkey's Disaster and Emergency Management Authority.
Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently posted a photo on Twitter of empty streets in the provincial city under Daesh. (Twitter)
July 06, 2015 - 20:21 GMT
There have been no more reports of Daesh finding the activists so far.
The subreddit users take footage of extremist attacks out of context to create parody videos. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 17:22 GMT
Funny or insensitive? You can be the judge.
Kurdish fighters are pictured during clashes with fighters from the Daesh group on the outskirts of Syrian city of Hasakeh on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Uygar Onder Simsek)
July 06, 2015 - 15:24 GMT
Daesh fighters launched a large-scale attack on the northern Syrian town of Ayn Issa, near the group's de facto capital Raqqa, on Monday morning. Kurdish sources say clashes are still ongoing.
In the video, the two men say they were paid $400 to send footage of Daesh positions to a person abroad. (YouTube)
July 06, 2015 - 14:23 GMT
A Daesh video released on a Facebook account shows the killing of two Syrian activists in Raqqa, allegedly for spying on the groups activities
A handout picture released by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) on March 31, 2015 shows Syrian troops in the mountains surrounding the city of Zabadani, some 50 km northwest of the Syrian capital, Damascus. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Hezbollah and the Syrian army are advancing on militants from all sides to retake control of Zabadani, the last rebel controlled town in Qalamoun.
At least ten people were killed following the airstrikes, according to Daesh. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Coalition forces hit the Daesh stronghold of Raqqa with at least 16 airstrikes, killing ten people, according to the extremist group.
Hundreds of Kurds marched in Beirut Sunday to demonstrate against Turkey's accusations against fighters in Kobani. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
July 06, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
Hundreds of Kurds marched in Beirut Sunday to demonstrate against Turkey's accusations against fighters in Kobani.
Fighters from Al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate al-Nusra Front drive in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo flying flags as they head to a frontline, on May 26, 2015. (AFP/Fadi al-Halabi)
July 05, 2015 - 23:06 GMT
The extremist group published the first issue of its online English-language magazine this month.