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The Suruc refugee camp (pictured) is the largest refugee camp in Turkey.  (AFP/File)
March 06, 2015 - 14:35 GMT
The United Nations food agency said Friday it had been forced to withdraw aid from nine Syrian refugee camps in Turkey due to a lack of funds, calling on donors to step up.
The European Union now imposes sanctions on 218 people and 69 entities. (AFP/File)
March 06, 2015 - 13:38 GMT
The EU Friday announced that it is has strengthened sanctions against the regime and its supporters in Damascus as the situation in Syria continues to deteriorate.
Syrian National Coalition chief Khaled Khoja said Thursday that he wants to
March 06, 2015 - 11:40 GMT
The Syrian National Coalition said on Thursday that that the overthrough of President Bashar al-Assad is no longer a precondition for the resumption of peace negotiations.
The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons concluded
March 06, 2015 - 09:41 GMT
The UN Security Council is set to vote on Friday on a US-drafted resolution that threatens measures against the Syrian regime over its alleged use of chlorine bombs.
An explosion near the border of Turkey hit member of the al-Qaeda affiliated group Thursday. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 19:35 GMT
An explosion near the border of Turkey hit member of the al-Qaeda affiliated group Thursday.
An
March 05, 2015 - 18:00 GMT
A "safe haven" in the MidEast, more than half of Jordan's population are refugees coming from unstable neighboring countries.
Conflicting reports emerged Thursday about a Daesh or al-Nusra Front member who was treated, then arrested at a hospital in Bekaa Valley. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 17:00 GMT
Conflicting reports emerged Thursday about a Daesh or al-Nusra Front member who was treated, then arrested at a hospital in Bekaa Valley.
Islamist rebels wore gas masks before heading for battle with Syrian regime forces in 2013. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 14:35 GMT
Almost a year after Obama said chemical weapon use was a "red line," the US is calling for action against the Syrian regime.
The Syrian regime attacked the city with a barrel bomb and killed at least 18 civilians, a monitor said Thursday. (AFP/File)
March 05, 2015 - 12:59 GMT
The Syrian regime attacked the city with a barrel bomb and killed at least 18 civilians, a monitor said Thursday.
The extremist militants set fire to Iraqi oil wells to try to hinder aerial attacks Thursday.
March 05, 2015 - 12:44 GMT
The extremist militants set fire to Iraqi oil wells to try to hinder aerial attacks Thursday.
The alleged
March 05, 2015 - 08:14 GMT
Daesh militants in Raqqa were captured on film throwing a "gay" man from a building, then stoning the victim to death after he survived the fall.