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Abu Muhammed al-Adnani, a Syrian from Idlib, had served as Daesh's lead propagandist since 2014. (File photo)
August 31, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Abu Muhammed al-Adnani had been the group's chief propagandist for more than two years.
A Syrian rescue worker carries children in the Maadi district of eastern Aleppo after regime aircrafts reportedly dropped explosive-packed barrel bombs on August 27, 2016. (AFP/Ameer Alhalbi)
August 30, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
The town lies near a main road connecting coastal areas with the Aleppo-Damascus highway.
August 30, 2016 - 16:56 GMT
Islam Alloush resigned after comments made in an interview with Israeli researcher Elizabeth Tsurkov.
A Turkish boy waves to Turkish tank convoy driving into Syria from the Turkish Syrian border city of Karkamis in the southern region of Gaziantep, on August 26, 2016. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
August 30, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
PYD officials have labeled Turkey's incursion in northern Sryia as an 'outrageous interference.'
The UN is accused of prioritising aid in Syria's government-held areas. (AFP/File)
August 30, 2016 - 12:50 GMT
Tens of millions of dollars was donated to various charities and businessmen connected with Syrian President Bashar Assad.
US President Barack Obama (left) and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan shake hands during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Antalya, on November 15, 2015. (AFP/Saul Loeb)
August 30, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The two presidents will meet on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in China on Sunday.
A Turkish boy waves to Turkish tank convoy driving into Syria from the border city of Karkamis in the southern region of Gaziantep, on August 26, 2016. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
August 30, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Ankara launched a bloody offensive in northern Syria last week and killed 25 Kurdish forces on Sunday.
A Turkish army tank enters Syria last week (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
August 29, 2016 - 13:55 GMT
Multiple Arabic-language outlets reported the Turkish president’s comments.
The Turkish incursion into Syria was apparently aimed at preventing the Kurdish forces from further advancing. (AFP/File)
August 29, 2016 - 13:00 GMT
50 Turkish tanks have reportedly been deployed, under aerial cover by Turkish fighter jets, to the city of Jarablus in northern Syria.
Lebanese forces on patrol in a northern border village following a militant attack. (AFP/File)
August 29, 2016 - 10:30 GMT
Lebanon is in the midst of an ongoing crackdown on extremist cells in the country.
A file photo of Free Syrian Army fighters. (AFP/File)
August 29, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The FSA field commander, who asked to remain anonymous for fear of Daesh retribution, said eight villages within a 20 kilometer (12 mile) radius of the city, which lies on the western bank of the Euphrates River, had been taken from PKK/PYD militants.
Russian fighter jets take off from the Hmeimim military base in the Latakia province of Syria (AFP Photo/Vadim Grishankin)
August 29, 2016 - 07:56 GMT
Russia is using Syria as a pawn in a global chess game.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (R) met on August 26, 2016 in Geneva for an expected push towards resuming peace talks for war-ravaged Syria. (AFP/File)
August 29, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
After meeting off-and-on for nearly 10 hours in Geneva on Friday, there was only minor progress to achieving a ceasefire,
Photo: Fars News Agency
August 28, 2016 - 11:04 GMT
Lionel Messi, the Argentinian footballer legend who plays as a forward for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team, signed a T-shirt of one of his fans who supports Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
Syrian government troops stand guard as a bus carrying people drives by, as part of an evacuation from the town of Daraya outside the capital Damascus on August 26, 2016. (AFP/Youssef Karwashan)
August 28, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Syrian civilians and opposition fighters have continued to evacuate Daraya for a second day.
US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met on August 26, 2016 in Geneva for an expected push towards resuming peace talks for war-ravaged Syria. (AFP/Martial Terzzini)
August 27, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
Russian Foreign Minister said they had managed to 'reduce the level of mistrust' between the two countries.