January 4, 2015
Four Hezbollah fighters and five Syrian army soldiers were killed when fierce clashes broke out with militants in the Syrian border village of Flita.
Embattled Syrian president Bashar al-Assad joined other Arab leaders Saturday and called the family of Lebanon's recently deceased former Prime Minister Omar Karami, who passed away earlier this week, to offer his condolences.
January 3, 2015
After a US-led coalition rescue mission reportedly twice failed to free Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasaesbeh from Daesh militants Friday, unconfirmed reports of the pilot's execution emerge on Arabic media.
Nusra Front claims it overran #hezbollah posts, which civilians claim they are not in support of, yet also not in support of Nursra.
January 2, 2015
Two rescue missions to save the captured Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasasbeh from Daesh ended in failure after a series of US air raids in Raqqa.
Lebanese authorities have implemented strict entry restrictions for Syrian nationals entering the country in an attempt to curb the rising number of refugees in the country.
Militants have released a video of two young Italian women who were allegedly kidnapped while travelling in Syria.
The death toll in Syria passed 76,000 in 2014, while Iraq's was over 15,000. These figures are double those of 2013.
January 1, 2015
Assad spent New Year's Eve with Syrian soldiers stationed east of Damascus.
Kurdish troops took around 70 percent of Kobani back from Daesh militants according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
She's done the filming, and now we just have to wait to see the Syrian singer's finished product.
December 31, 2014
The new decision comes after the Ministry of Interior exempted Syrian workers in violation of the residency or labor regulations from deportation during inspection campaigns.
Daesh threatened to kill 25 Lebanese soldiers unless Beirut released the militant group leader's ex-wife who was arrested in December.
With negative votes from both the U.S. and Australia, the Palestinian UN resolution that would pave the way to an independent state has failed in a UN Security Council vote.
December 30, 2014
In renewed negotiations with the militant group, mediator Sheikh Wissam al-Masri said Daesh presented three new demands for the release of the 25 Lebanese servicemen hostages, including the release of all female Muslim detainees in Lebanese prisons, a weapons-free zone for Arsal, and the creation of a civilian hospital to aid refugees.