Al-Nusra Front is Al-Qaeda's Syria affiliate. (AFP Photo/Fadi al-Halabi)
November 29, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
16 Lebanese soldiers were exchanged for 16 Nusra militants in the eastern Bekaa province.
A woman cries as she holds a picture of downed Russian pilot during a protest supporting Russia in front of the Turkish embassy in Sofia on November 26, 2015. (AFP/Dimitar Dilkoff)
November 29, 2015 - 10:42 GMT
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu announced that the body of the pilot flying a Russian SU-24 that was shot down last week has been returned to Turkey. The body will be delivered to Russia.
Lebanese army soldiers on patrol in Tripoli in 2013. (AFP/Ibrahim Chalhoub).
November 29, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
The Lebanese Army arrested people smuggling Syrians and Palestinians to Turkey.
Protesters stand outside Downing Street in central London, carrying signs that say,
November 29, 2015 - 04:45 GMT
Thousands gathered across the UK on Saturday in rallies organized by the Stop The War coalition to stand against British Prime Minister David Cameron's proposal for airstrikes in Syria.
The Revolutionaries Army is cooperating with the YPG Kurdish forces. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 28, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Twenty civilians, including women and children, were killed Friday when the Revolutionaries Army (Jaysh al-Thowwar) attacked a village in Aleppo province,
According to a report, about 80 Syrian asylum seekers were forced to leave Turkey and return to Syria. Image used for illustrative purposes. (Al Bawaba/File)
November 28, 2015 - 09:20 GMT
Amnesty International has slammed Turkey for expelling dozens of Syrian refugees to their war-stricken country, saying the move is in violation of international law.
Most of the casualties in the latest wave of bombing on Raqqa occurred from strikes targeting the Daesh-controlled Heten School. Image used for illustrative purposes. (AFP/File)
November 28, 2015 - 08:39 GMT
A new wave of airstrikes targeting the Syrian city of Raqqa killed at least eight people, including five children.
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faces a revolt from his party over airstrikes against Daesh in Syria. (AFP/File)
November 28, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
Opposition MPs from the UK Labour party remained divided over a proposed vote on airstrikes in Syria.
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu reads the government's program during a session of the Turkish Parliament in Ankara, November 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 13:00 GMT
Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said discussions were necessary with Russia in a bid to ease tensions after a Russian Sukhoi Su-24M was shot down on the border with Syria.
A French Rafale fighter aircraft takes off with bombs from the French aircraft carrier Charles-de-Gaulle, in the eastern Mediterranean sea, November 23, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 12:02 GMT
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius suggested his government was open-minded to working with Syrian troops to combat Daesh.
Russian President Vladimir Putin gives a press conference with French President at the Kremlin in Moscow, November 26, 2015. (AFP/File)
November 27, 2015 - 07:00 GMT
Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev called for economic sanctions on Turkey amid escalating tension between both countries.
United States special forces conduct training exercises. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Around 50 US special forces reportedly arrived at the Syrian border town of Kobane.
A file photo shows an Israeli F-16 moments after take-off. (AFP/File)
November 26, 2015 - 17:30 GMT
A senior Israeli official said his country will not take military action against Russian jets that cross into Israeli airspace.
Russia announced its intention to deploy its most hi-tech missile defense system in Latakia. (
November 26, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
A US official said the US military is concerned about the deployment of Russia S-400 missile defense system in the Syrian province of Latakia.
A Panavia Tornado combat aircraft operated by the German air force, similar to those being sent to Syria. (Wikimedia)
November 26, 2015 - 16:00 GMT
The aircraft will conduct the missions over Syria at the request of the French government.
Thousands of Syrian Turkmen have been displaced by sudden pro-regime violence in their towns. (AFP/Miguel Medina)
November 26, 2015 - 15:30 GMT
Pro-Assad forces launched a massive attack on a Turkmen town in Northwest Syria.