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The Bahrain Academic Complex was the first school in the Zaatari refugee camp and houses 16 classrooms and one nursery. (Xinhua/Mohammad Abu Ghosh)
February 08, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Plans for the new school follow the success of the Bahrain Academic Complex in Zaatari refugee camp, which teaches 9000 students a year.
Canada is planning withdraw its six F18s from the anti-Daesh campaign in March. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Prime Minister Trudeau wants a more holistic approach to the conflict with Daesh which means pulling its warplanes out of the US-led coalition.
Spanish police outside a suspect's apartment building. (Twitter)
February 08, 2016 - 07:49 GMT
Spain arrested people suspected of smuggling weapons under the guise of humanitarian aid.
Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov. (AFP/File)
February 08, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov responded to a statement from NATO which said that Russia’s military campaign in Syria was “undermining the efforts to find a political solution to the conflict.”
According to AFP, the wedding photographer wanted to show that
February 07, 2016 - 23:16 GMT
According to AFP, the wedding photographer wanted to show that "life is stronger than death."
UAE ground troops are ready to fight Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 15:13 GMT
The United Arab Emirates is ready to send ground troops to Syria in a US-led coalition, official says.
Iraqi soldiers patrol a suburb close to the area of Jweibah, east of the city of Ramadi, the capital of Iraq's Anbar province on February 4, 2016. (AFP/Ahmad al-Rubaye)
February 07, 2016 - 12:49 GMT
According to Iraqi media, Shobaib Abu Majd al-Kanani, a Saudi-born commander, was killed along with eight other Daesh commanders in an airstrike.
The statement comes at a time when Saudi Arabia is reportedly considering sending troops to fight in Syria. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 11:59 GMT
The statement comes at a time when Saudi Arabia is reportedly considering sending troops to fight in Syria.
A man stands on the downed border fence. Turkish security personnel have worked to prohibit the Kurds from entering Syria. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 07, 2016 - 11:57 GMT
As thousands of Syrian refugees flock to Turkish borders fleeing the regime and its back up of Russian airstrikes, Turkey has no plans of letting them in.
An Israeli soldier suffered light wounds after being stabbed in Ashkelon Sunday morning. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 07:30 GMT
Suspect shot and apprehended after stabbing of Israeli soldier in Ashkelon
The Lebanese army moves in Arsal. (Twitter)
February 07, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The Lebanese army is tightening its watch on the border town after multiple clashes.
Syrian regime forces patrolling a city devastated by conflict. (AFP/File)
February 07, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Syrian government forces have tightened the siege on two rebel-held suburbs of Damascus by capturing land between the two and choking off their supply route.
President of the Syrian regime. (AFP/File)
February 06, 2016 - 18:36 GMT
The mother of six is reported to have died according to MTV Lebanon; however, official sources have yet to verify the news.
Around 2,000 members of Syria's Turkmen minority have fled to the Turkish border to escape renewed fighting in the northwest of the country. (AFP/File)
February 06, 2016 - 17:00 GMT
Renewed attacks from Russian and Syrian regime forces has forced the displacement of thousands of Turkmens, many of which are fleeing to Turkey.
Syrians fleeing the northern embattled city of Aleppo wait on February 5, 2016 in Bab-Al Salama, next to the city of Azaz, northern Syria. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 06, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Syrian civilians are fleeing Aleppo province as the Syrian army and its allies continue their offensive in the region.
Mourners carry the coffin of Mohammed Hijazi, a member of Lebanon's Hezbollah who was killed in combat alongside Syrian government forces in Syria, during his funeral on February 1, 2016. (AFP/File)
February 05, 2016 - 18:48 GMT
Hezbollah commander Haidar Fariz Merhi was killed alongside Syrian army