December 8, 2014
Syria's Foreign Ministry called on the UN to impose sanctions against Israel Sunday after Tel Aviv bombed two sites in Damascus.
Israel tightened security along the border with Lebanon over fears of clashes after the Jewish state bombed Syria a day earlier.
Ghost towns around the Middle East show a history, and present, marked by massive change.
The Syrian army repelled an attack by ISIL militants on a key military airport in Deir al-Zor, a London-based human rights organization said.
The UN warned of dangerous consequences if urgent humanitarian assistance wasn't provided to over 180,000 Syrian refugees.
December 7, 2014
Syrian state TV says two targets hit 'by Israeli enemy' in government-held province near capital.
Turkey banned around 7,200 foreign ISIL supporters from entering the country while over 1,000 terrorists were deported since 2011, according to the foreign ministry.
Tents belonging to Syrian refugees were set on fire by unknown assailants Sunday in the northern region of Akkar.
December 5, 2014
The group under the command of the Nusra Front leader in Qalamoun, Abu Malek al-Talli, engaged in fighting with ISIL gunmen.
Jordan is currently host to more than 1.4 million Syrian nationals, of whom 646,700 are registered refugees.
December 4, 2014
Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal said that the fight against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria cannot be waged by aerial bombing alone during a speech to representatives of the US-led anti-ISIS coalition on Wednesday.
ISIL launched an attack on a government military airbase in the eastern province of Deir al-Zor, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said air strikes by the US-led coalition of up to 60 nations were "ineffective" against ISIL militants.
Sulafa Mimar is reunited with her former hubby, but their union can only be described as professional...for now.
Lebanon's army declared an open-ended war against jihadi militants on the border with Syria following the deaths of seven soldiers during attacks this week.