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The Afghan commander is said to have been close with Iranian Revolutionary Guard leaders, who also have a strong presence on the southern Syrian battlefield. (AFP/File)
March 04, 2015 - 14:24 GMT
An Afghan Shia commander was killed during a battle with southern Syrian rebels for control of key positions between the capital Damascus and the southern city of Daraa, according to activists and Iranian media.
Omar looked visibly ill last month before he passed away on Wednesday. (Image: Laha Magazine)
March 04, 2015 - 12:36 GMT
Syrian actor Omar Hajjo passed away on Wednesday morning after a long battle with illness.
The aid to Iraq will be used in the country's fight against Daesh, Turkey's envoy said Tuesday. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
The aid to Iraq will be used in the country's fight against Daesh, Turkey's envoy said Tuesday.
Amid heightened Daesh violence in Syria's northeast, Assyrian Christians are being forced to flee across the Lebanese border. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 15:01 GMT
As Daesh militants launched a fierce offensive in northeastern Syria, over a dozen Assyrian Christians have fled into Lebanon since Monday.
Lebanese soldiers entering Arsal. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
March 03, 2015 - 14:00 GMT
The Lebanese army has expanded its assault against Daesh along the Syrian border.
Despite the absence of recent official figures that identify the number of working children in the Kingdom, a survey on child labour conducted in 2008 put their number at 30,000, according to the Ministry of Labour.
March 03, 2015 - 11:03 GMT
UNHCR figures indicate that 53 per cent of Syrian refugees in Jordan are below 18 years old.
Israeli soldiers stand in an abandoned military outpost overlooking the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. (AFP/File)
March 03, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
A report stated Israel will respond to any attack by Hezbollah in the disputed territory of Syria's Golan Heights, including Shebaa Farms.
Kurds in Turkey watch airstrikes conducted against Daesh. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 20:09 GMT
The ten detainees are believed to be Turkish citizens, AP reported Monday.
A spokesman for the Revolutionary Forces in Aleppo said Monday the envoy has been
March 02, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
A spokesman for the Revolutionary Forces in Aleppo said Monday the envoy has been "implementing the regime agenda."
Zaatari refugee camp sits near the Syrian border in northern Jordan. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 11:32 GMT
Four Syrian refugees died in a fire on Monday in Jordan's Zaatari refugee camp.
Lebanese soldiers enter the border town of Arsal in an ongoing battle against militants, August 28, 2014. (AFP/File)
March 02, 2015 - 06:30 GMT
Lebanon's army continued to clash with Syrian militants in the border town of Arsal Sunday after troops raided properties where jihadists were believed to be hiding.