April 24, 2015 - 12:05 GMT
The talks, set for May 4, are the latest to attempt a resolution to the civil war.
April 24, 2015 - 08:27 GMT
Jordan’s 20-year-old Crown Prince Hussein bin Abdullah Thursday called on the world to prevent youth recruitment to Islamic extremist groups.
April 24, 2015 - 07:19 GMT
Officials from Iran and Iraq sign border security agreement, while Iraq officials pledge to beef up security along border with Syria.
April 23, 2015 - 15:00 GMT
The army raided a northern town and arrested three suspected militants connected to a soldier who joined Nusra Front, a security source said Thursday.
April 23, 2015 - 12:42 GMT
At least 2,000 people, mostly Islamic State group (Daesh) terrorists, have been killed in Syria by a US-led air campaign in the past seven months, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Thursday, according to AFP.
April 23, 2015 - 12:40 GMT
The government will discuss opening an alternative maritime export route due to the closure of the Nasib crossing with Syria.
April 22, 2015 - 18:38 GMT
Another 446 rescued migrants docked in southeast Sicily on Wednesday, increasing the total refugees who have arrived in Italy this year to 22,000.
April 22, 2015 - 15:14 GMT
A UN representative held a series of meetings with Lebanese officials Wednesday over issues facing women in conflict.
April 22, 2015 - 14:55 GMT
Activist group says 12 Daesh figthers dead in battle with Islamist rebels.
April 22, 2015 - 07:03 GMT
More than 225,000 Syrians are besieged by Daesh forces in the eastern Syrian city of Deir Ezzor, according to the most recent UN report, leaving civilians without access to foodstuffs and water supply.