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Syrian refugee Hatice Henidil hugs her grandson Usame while waiting for his parents still stuck on the Syrian side of the border, in front of the Oncupinar crossing in southern Turkey, on Feb. 10, 2016. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
February 11, 2016 - 10:36 GMT
German and Turkish leaders requested support from NATO in the form of surveillance on the Syrian border and in the Aegean Sea.
The government has sought to reassure Jordanians that Syrians would not be prioritized in the competition for jobs. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 10:24 GMT
Jordan's lawmakers reassure the public that the new initiative to integrate refugees into the workforce would only concern jobs that are usually shunned by Jordanians.
A man drives his motorbike past damaged buildings on February 10, 2016 in Harasta, east of the Syrian capital Damascus. (AFP/Abdulmonam Eassa)
February 11, 2016 - 09:30 GMT
Spain and New Zealand said that while the council has tried to keep the humanitarian and the political situations separate, the two are interconnected.
Jordan's King Abdullah urged concerned parties to continue contributing aid to assist with the influx of Syrian refugees. (AFP/File)
February 11, 2016 - 07:53 GMT
“The northern border of the Kingdom is tight and safe, and our Arab Army and security bodies are capable of protecting it," Abdullah said.
As the Obama prepares his exit, it is fair to ask whether he will let the complete destruction of Syria become a reality. (AFP/Mandel Ngan)
February 11, 2016 - 06:50 GMT
As the American president prepares his exit from the White House, it is fair to ask whether he will let the complete destruction of Syria become a reality.
A fighter from the Kurdish People Protection Unit (YPG) walks between sandbags on the front line in the northeastern Syrian city of Hasakeh on September 4, 2015 (AFP/Delil Souleiman)
February 11, 2016 - 05:28 GMT
Minnigh Air Base was the lat remaining militant-held base in the Syrian region of Aleppo.
Syrian migrants and refugees wait in front of the Turkish Oncupinar crossing gate, near the town of Kilis, to return to Syria on February 9, 2016. (AFP/Bulent Kilis)
February 11, 2016 - 05:00 GMT
TTurkish premier Ahmet Davutoglu dismissed as hypocritical EU criticisms of Turkey's continued border closure.
Syrians carry the body of a victim following a reported Syrian regime air strike in a rebel-controlled area in the northern city of Aleppo, on February 8, 2016. (AFP/Ameer al-Halbi)
February 10, 2016 - 16:30 GMT
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights claims at least 500 people have been killed in Aleppo, since the start of an offensive in early February.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on February 10 accused the United States of creating a
February 10, 2016 - 15:30 GMT
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan was enraged after a US delegation met with PYD fighters in Kobani.
Turkish riot police use water cannon to disperse protesters on Istiklal avenue in Istanbul on February 8, 2016 during a demonstration against the curfew in Cizre. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
February 10, 2016 - 13:30 GMT
Turkish soldiers and police clashed with PKK militants in two separate incidents.
Syrian children in Jordan are facing the risk of sexual exploitation. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 12:30 GMT
Jordan is taking steps to fight human trafficking and the sex trade of Syrian girls.
Anisa Makhlouf died February 6 at age 86. (AFP/File)
February 10, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
Ahrar Al-Sham sends Grad missiles to funeral of Assad's mother.
Syrians gather at the site following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighbourhood of al-Kalasa in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, on February 4, 2016. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
February 10, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Several aid workers were injured in the attack, with three reportedly in critical condition.
About 30,000 refugees are currently massed along the Turkish border town of Oncupinar.  (AFP)
February 10, 2016 - 10:06 GMT
A Syrian group was caught trying to carry explosives and suicide belts into southeastern Turkey on Wednesday.
The rubble of a house in the Idlib province after an airstrike. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 19:00 GMT
Russian airstrikes hit civilian targets in the Idlib province.
A man walks past rubble from an airstrike in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
February 09, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
As Russian airstrikes increase, civilians are fleeing Aleppo in massive numbers.