May 22, 2015 - 00:25 GMT
Several officials confirmed Daesh has taken control of the border crossing in the Homs province.
May 21, 2015 - 19:03 GMT
At least 17 people have been executed in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, AFP has reported. Four of them are thought to have been beheaded.
May 21, 2015 - 18:35 GMT
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May 21, 2015 - 17:56 GMT
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May 21, 2015 - 16:42 GMT
Three people have been arrested in Lebanon, accused of financing armed groups in Syria, according to the Lebanese Army.
May 21, 2015 - 15:50 GMT
Two mortar attacks close to Russian's embassy in the Syrian capital of Damascus have left at least one person dead.
May 21, 2015 - 15:18 GMT
Daesh is now in control of half of Syria, according to the monitoring group the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
May 21, 2015 - 13:03 GMT
A video broadcasted by Al Jazeera and posted online appeared to show government forces indiscriminately dropping barrel bombs over Syria.
May 21, 2015 - 11:29 GMT
Lebanese security forces shelled militant positions on the border with Syria Thursday in a bid to thwart terrorist attacks.
May 21, 2015 - 10:41 GMT
Kazakh Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrisov announced that Syrian opposition groups will be meeting in the capital city of Astana.