Hundreds of Russia supporters stand outside the country's embassy in Damascus prior to the attack, October 13, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 11:27 GMT
The Russian embassy in Damascus was hit by two rockets during a pro-Moscow rally where hundreds of supporters had gathered.
Nusra Front militant Ibrahim Mutaweh was arrested in the Lebanese town of Arsal. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 09:30 GMT
A top Nusra Front militant was arrested by Lebanese security forces in the bordering town of Arsal.
Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) members drive a tank through the Syrian city of Hasakeh, August 2, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 08:52 GMT
Amnesty International accused the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) of war crimes against Syrian Arab civilians.
The British government initially offered to accept 20,000 Syrian refugees over five years. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:19 GMT
Over 300 British lawyers urged the government to take in more Syrian refugees, calling the current quota "narrow".
Small weapons and grenades were dropped in Hasakah province by US forces. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
The US military airdropped 50 tones of ammunition across northern Syria in order to support rebels.
Geneva UN peace envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura attends a news conference on October 12, 2015 in Geneva. (AFP/Fabrice Coffrini)
October 13, 2015 - 06:00 GMT
European foreign ministers claim that the Russian airstrikes in Syria are of "deep concern" and should stop immediately.
Russian warplanes entered Syria earlier this month, setting off a new era in the five year conflict. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 20:21 GMT
Guess where they came from?
Syrian player Alaa al-Shbli (C) fights for the ball with Japanese Hotaru Yamaguchi (R) as Syria's Abdulrazak al-Husein (L) and Mamoud al-Mawas (2nd L) look on during the AFC qualifying football match for the 2018 FIFA World Cup between Syria and Japan on October 8, 2015 at the Ustaz Seeb Sports Complex in Muscat. AFP PHOTO / MOHAMMED MAHJOUB
October 12, 2015 - 19:28 GMT
Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad’s political fortunes are looking up on more than one battlefield. Even as Russian military...
Since US officials announced the opening of an investigation into how so many Toyota trucks made it to Daesh territory in Syria, Arabic media has been throwing new theories into the mix. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 18:26 GMT
There's more than one theory, and they're not all about the US and the Free Syrian Army.
Last week, US officials opened an investigation into how so many Toyota trucks made it to Daesh-held Syria. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 13:16 GMT
Reports out this week purport Daesh's robust Toyota supply may have come from US-backed rebels.
A cluster bomb releases smaller bomblets to ensure widespread damage. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Human Rights Watch said a Russian-made cluster bomb identified as RBK-500 SPBE was sed in an October 4th attack on the Syrian town of Kafr Halab, located near Aleppo.