Thousands of refugees from Syria and other war-torn countries left the Budapest train station to head to the Austrian border by foot. The Hungarian government has since agreed to bus the refugees to the borders. (AFP/Ferenc Isza)
September 05, 2015 - 08:06 GMT
The leaders of Germany and Austria on Friday agreed to permit the entry of thousands of migrants from Hungary -- as the refugee crisis in Europe escalates.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. (Al Bawaba/File)
September 04, 2015 - 17:36 GMT
Russian President Bladimir Putin is now raising the possibility of President al-Assad sharing power and holding an early election with the 'healthy opposition.'
Hundreds of outraged refugees depart the Budapest train station by foot. (AFP/Peter Kohalmi)
September 04, 2015 - 17:05 GMT
Hundreds of furious migrants who have been stuck in Budapest for days have started marching out of the city, vowing to make it to Austria on foot.
Bundesliga clubs step up in refugee crisis
September 04, 2015 - 15:37 GMT
The refugee crisis is sweeping across Europe, and while many governments stall in their search for answer, German football clubs have shown incredible generosity in their attempt to help those searching for a new home.
The three tower tombs destroyed were
September 04, 2015 - 13:02 GMT
Three of the tower tombs that stood outside the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra for almost 2,000 years have been destroyed by Islamic State militants.
Over 300,000 refugees have crossed the Mediterranean Sea so far in 2015. (AFP/File)
September 04, 2015 - 10:45 GMT
The UN has criticized the European Union (EU) for failing to find a response to the spiraling refugee influx, urging the bloc to accept and distribute up to 200,000 asylum-seekers across the continent as part of a binding program for relocation of refugees.
Bayern Munich to hold training camp for refugees
September 03, 2015 - 22:07 GMT
The German giants will offer their help to those people attempting to enter the country in an effort to help ease the current crisis engulfing both the country and the continent
Sixteen Lebanese servicemen are still being held by Nusra Front. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 16:53 GMT
Sixteen Lebanese servicemen are still being held by al-Nusra Front.
The photo of a 3-year-old drowning victim shocked the world, but not everyone agrees who to blame.
September 03, 2015 - 16:11 GMT
The photo of a 3-year-old drowning victim shocked the world, but not everyone agrees who to blame. revered
Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban gives a press conference prior to his meeting with European Commission President and European Parliament President on the response to the asylum crisis at the European Union council building in Brussels, on September 3 2015. (AFP/Thierry Charlier)
September 03, 2015 - 15:25 GMT
Hungary's nationalist prime minister Viktor Orban fired back at criticism of his country's policy concerning refugees, saying the crisis was a 'German problem.'
US Secretary of State John Kerry made the comments while speaking with CNN's Christian Amanpour on Wednesday. (AFP/File)
September 03, 2015 - 14:57 GMT
Washington's top diplomat acknowledged for the first time a need for acting forces on the ground in Syria to combat Daesh, but reiterated Obama's stance that American troops would not be deployed in the war-torn country.