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Police are seen arresting the man who began attacking people with a machete in the small town of Reutlingen in southwest Germany. (Twitter)
July 24, 2016 - 18:23 GMT
German police confirmed the man, armed with a machete, was a 21-year-old from Syria, but did not release his name.
Syrians look for victims under the rubble of a collapsed building following a reported air strike on the rebel-held neighborhood of Sakhur in the northern city of Aleppo on July 19, 2016. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
July 24, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
Earlier this week the UN Special Envoy for Syria said he hoped a new round of peace talks would begin in August in Geneva.
 Aleppo has been subject to fierce violence in and around the city. (AFP/George Ourfalian)
July 24, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
According to the Independent Doctors Association, four hospitals and the central blood bank were struck and are now out of service.
Airstrikes against civilians in Aleppo. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Aleppo has seen an uptick in airstrikes in recent days
The World Bank is offering a series of loans to Jordan. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
The World Bank is offering Jordan $1.4B to address health, education, and employment needs of Syrian refugees.
Fighters from Syria's Manbij military council sit in a truck on the outskirts of the northern town of Manbij before another battle with Daesh militants. (AFP/File)
July 24, 2016 - 06:30 GMT
Daesh rejected the US-coalition offer to leave Manbij before heavy fighting began, though the militants will let wounded civilians travel outside of the city.
Al-Rukban, a Syrian refugee camp near the Jordanian border. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
MSF urged Jordan to open its northern border to allow Syrian refugees access to medical treatment.
Kurdish and Arab forces hold rocket launchers as they prepare to confront Daesh on the outskirts of Manbij. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2016 - 08:00 GMT
Syrian rebel groups called on the UN to condemn the US and French-backed airstrikes in Syria that have killed 140 civilians this week.
Syrian refugees in al-Ruqban camp. (AFP/File)
July 22, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Conditions at the refugee camp on the Jordanian border have gotten so bad, some refugees are traveling back to Raqqa.
US-backed Kurdish and Arab fighters advance into the Islamic State group bastion of Manbij, in northern Syria, in June 2016. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Civilians were urged to leave the city or distance themselves from areas where clashes are taking place.
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July 21, 2016 - 13:11 GMT
The images from the Idlib countryside and elsewhere in Syria have been popping up all over social media this week.
More than 280,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since Syria's civil war erupted with the brutal repression of anti-government protests in 2011. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
The boy was decapitated by members of the Nureddin Zinki rebel group.
A file photo of a Hezbollah rocket launch. (AFP/File)
July 21, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
Hezbollah launched a rocket to destroy a Nusra Front bulldozer protecting the militants' hideout in Wadi al-Khail.
Aleppo in Northern Syria has been the scene of fierce fighting in recent months between anti-Assad rebels and the Syrian Regime.
July 21, 2016 - 08:58 GMT
Social media has been reeling in light of a video recently shared by a US-backed rebel group that shows the beheading of a Palestinian child.
A man pictured in the rubble of a collapsed building following reported air strikes in Aleppo, northern Syria, on July 17, 2016 (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)
July 20, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
French warplanes targeted the village of Tukhan al-Kubra, killing 120 civilians.
Syrian Democratic Forces mourn a fallen comrade at Manbij (AFP / File)
July 20, 2016 - 12:07 GMT
An estimated 56 people have died in rebel advances and US led airstrikes.