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The air support would help combat Daesh militants, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 12:30 GMT
Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Ankara and the US had agreed to provide air support to Syrian opposition forces Monday.
Syrian rebels move through the town of Jisr al-Shughur, April 25, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 25, 2015 - 09:52 GMT
On Friday, dramatic clashes took place between Syrian troops and rebels in the town of Jisr al-Shughur's National Hospital. Rumors began to circulate of victories and fails, but what really happened?
According to Britian-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, the Syrian air force on Monday conducted airstrikes against a number of targets in Daesh-held UNESCO World Heritage site Palmyra.  (AFP/Joseph Eid)
May 25, 2015 - 09:45 GMT
Monitor says Syrian air force conducted at least 15 airstrikes targeting Daesh positions in and around Palmyra Monday.
Hafez al-Assad was only one of the leaders in a long line of successors the Syrian people don't approve of. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 20:08 GMT
Hafez al-Assad was only one of the leaders in a long line of successors the Syrian people don't approve of.
Zahran Alloush is head of Jaysh al-Islam, a Syrian rebel group considered a major part of the Islamic Front. (YouTube)
May 24, 2015 - 19:41 GMT
Zahran Alloush made some inflammatory comments in back in December; this time around, it wasn't what we were expecting.
The bomb explosion happened in the Adawi neighborhood of Damascus. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 18:53 GMT
A blast in downtown Damascus killed a Syrian general on Sunday, AFP has reported.
Twitter users around the world have come up with some priceless Daesh puns. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 18:40 GMT
Twitter users around the world have come up with some priceless Daesh puns.
Daesh currently controls parts of Syria and Iraq. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 17:24 GMT
The Syrian army has killed over 300 militants in a military operation in Idlib province.
Syrian refugees living in a camp. (AFP/Getty Images/Nikolay Doychinov)
May 24, 2015 - 14:45 GMT
The UN agency urged the international community to support those countries hosting refugees.
State media said the helicopter had suffered technical problems. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 12:50 GMT
Daesh claims to have shot down a Syrian military aircraft in Aleppo province, although state media said the crash was a result of technical problems, AFP has reported.
A Syrian army soldier fires artillery shells towards Daesh targets in northeastern Palmyra on May 17, 2015. (AFP/File)
May 24, 2015 - 12:37 GMT
Residents told Syrian state news that the bodies of the dead, including women and children, were left out on the streets,