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The UN representative called for a
May 28, 2015 - 19:10 GMT
The UN representative called for a "humanitarian ceasefire" to end the bloodshed in Syria.
We've been hearing a lot about the ancient city of Palmyra this week, but Arabic news reports suggest Daesh is now eyeing the southern Syrian city of Daraa, and the Jordanian border. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 16:05 GMT
According to Arabic media reports, Daesh militants say they're headed for the Jordanian border.
Lebanese army checkpoint in Arsal. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 13:47 GMT
Babeen refugee camp in Wadi Hmeid was raided by two army patrols as they searched for Islamists.
The ancient Syrian city of Palmyra was seized by Daesh on May 17. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 10:50 GMT
Daesh militants said they would only destroy statues in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra which violated the group's religious prohibition against polytheistic depictions, The Guardian reported.
A file picture taken on March 14, 2014 shows a sculpture found in the ancient Syrian oasis city of Palmyra, 215 kilometers northeast of Damascus, displayed at the city's museum. (AFP/Joseph Eid)
May 28, 2015 - 08:56 GMT
The larger structures seem safe for now, but the video doesn't tell the whole story.
One female soldier claims the Daesh targets women on and off the battle field. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 07:54 GMT
The YPJ Kurdish women’s militia takes on Daesh in the northern Syrian city of Ras al Ayn.
News coming out of Syria gets increasingly complicated and confusing — these maps help us dumb it down. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 07:42 GMT
News coming out of Syria gets increasingly complicated and confusing — these maps help us dumb it down.
A Hezbollah missile annihilated a group of at least three militants in Syria's Qalamoun region along the border with Lebanon Wednesday. (AFP/File)
May 28, 2015 - 05:00 GMT
A Hezbollah missile annihilated a group of at least three militants in Syria's Qalamoun region along the border with Lebanon Wednesday.
Among other things, the al Qaeda leader said the group would not target the Alawite community inside Syria, despite the community's ties to the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 23:22 GMT
On Wednesday, Al Jazeera Arabic aired an exclusive interview with the Syrian al-Qaeda leader inside Syria. Here's what he had to say.
Twenty people in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra inside an amphitheater, the monitor said Wednesday. (AFP/File)
May 27, 2015 - 20:29 GMT
Twenty people in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra inside an amphitheater, the monitor said Wednesday.
The Assyrian flag. (AFP/Mohammed Sawaf)
May 27, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
Assyrian Christians can return home after Syrian Kurdish fighters reclaimed the city from Daesh.