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Tehran has already extended some $4.6 billion in credit to Damascus since the start of the conflict. (AFP/File)
July 08, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Syria's parliament on Tuesday voted to approve a deal with Iran for a line of credit worth $1 billion.
Origins of the symbol used on the Daesh flag date back to the Prophet Muhammad's time. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 17:45 GMT
A "Daesh bag" incident earlier this week made one thing clear — most people have no clue what symbols the extremists are using.
The number of recruits is far below expectations. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 17:08 GMT
The number of recruits being trained in the US anti-Daesh program is disappointing to say the least.
Saudi King Abdullah and Syrian President Bashar Assad at al-Shaab Palace in Damascus on Oct. 7, 2009. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 16:02 GMT
A WikiLeaks document appears to show Saudi concerns of Syrian "revenge" for the kingdom's attempt to take the regime down.
General John Allen is in Ankara to meet with Turkish officials to discuss the fight against Daesh, a source told AFP. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 15:10 GMT
The US special envoy for the coalition against Daesh was in Ankara Tuesday to meet with officials following speculation Turkey was considering a military intervention inside Syria
Kurdish fighters are pictured during clashes with fighters from Daesh on the outskirts of the Syrian city of Hasakah on June 30, 2015. (AFP/Uygar Onder Simsek)
July 07, 2015 - 14:17 GMT
About 80 Daesh fighters have been killed by Kurdish fighters and intensified coalition airstrikes since Sunday morning, The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
The new 1,000-pound note in Syria left people wondering why the image was changed from former president Hafez al-Assad. (banknotes.com/Audrius Tomonis)
July 07, 2015 - 13:49 GMT
The new 1,000-pound note in Syria left people wondering why the image was changed from former president Hafez al-Assad.
Syrian emergency services personnel carry a wounded man into a make-shift hospital in the Qadi Askar district of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on July 5, 2015. Two alliances of Syrian rebels battled to advance in government-held western Aleppo, seizing an army barracks in one district but losing ground in others, in some of the fiercest fighting in the city since the conflict began. (AFP/AMC/Zein Al-Rifai)
July 07, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
The Nusra Front claimed the suicide attack in western Aleppo. Immediately following the attack, opposition forces claimed to have stormed the district and seized control of a number of buildings.
Do you think kid-loving Nancy will fall in love with little Majd's big voice? We sure hope so! (Tvnz.co.nz)
July 07, 2015 - 11:56 GMT
Syrian child Majd Ismail has been revealed as one of the kids auditioning for The Voice Kids Arabia.
Security personnel check a military ambulance that was attacked by Druze members in the Israeli settlement of Neve Ativ on the Golan Heights. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 10:02 GMT
Police said they arrested the suspects in connection with an attack last month on military ambulances transporting wounded Syrians.
The attack by a Nusra Front member killed at least 25 regime soldiers and allies. (AFP/File)
July 07, 2015 - 09:08 GMT
The attack by a Nusra Front member killed at least 25 regime soldiers and allies.