Smoke billows following air strikes in Damascus (AFP/File Photo)
March 20, 2018 - 09:17 GMT
Washington is debating whether to strike militarily against Damascus following multiple reports it has used chemical weapons against civilians, according to U.S. officials.
Staffan de Mistura, United Nations’ special envoy to Syria (AFP/File Photo)
March 20, 2018 - 09:16 GMT
United Nations’ special envoy to Syria, Staffan de Mistura, said Syria was heading toward a catastrophic division and could see the return of ISIS if a peaceful settlement was not found, Saudi state-news channel Al-Ekhbariya reported.
Russia's deputy U.N. ambassador Vladimir Safronkov speaks during an United Nations Security Council (AFP/File Photo)
March 20, 2018 - 08:47 GMT
Russia on Monday blocked a meeting demanded by the U.N. Security Council on human rights violations in Syria.
Turkish-backed forces looting from shops inside Afrin (Rami Khoury/Al Bawaba/AFP)
March 19, 2018 - 13:17 GMT
Turkish Armed Forces and Turkish-backed militias cut off access to safe drinking water in Afrin and began looting shops inside the city.
At least 30 injuries were reported in the fresh airstrikes that hit Zamalka Village in Eastern Ghouta. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 19, 2018 - 09:34 GMT
At least 30 casualties were reported in Eastern Ghouta on Saturday morning after regime airstrikes targeted the village of Zamalka, amid Russian reports that over 7,000 people fled the besieged enclave on Saturday morning alone.
The Syrian beauty rocked a “simple yet chic” look in a white jumpsuit by Egyptian fashion designer Nour Azazy. (Source: kindalloush - Instagram)
March 18, 2018 - 13:41 GMT
Actress Kinda Alloush dressed with flair at the opening of Egypt’s Luxor African Film Festival on Friday, with fans praising her elegance on social media. The Syrian beauty rocked a “simple yet chic” look in a white jumpsuit by Egyptian fashion designer Nour Azazy.
More than half of all children surveyed said they do not have access to healthcare. (AFP)
March 18, 2018 - 13:02 GMT
A new report evaluates the living conditions of Syrian children in Jordan, Syria and Lebanon.
Refugees and migrants arrive on the Greek island (AFP/File Photo)
March 18, 2018 - 08:52 GMT
At least 16 people, including six children, perished on Saturday after a migrant boat capsized in the Aegean Sea, the deadliest disaster in the area since a controversial deal between the EU and Turkey to try to stem the flow of migrants two years ago.
Italian Foreign Minister Angelino Alfano (AFP/File Photo)
March 18, 2018 - 08:51 GMT
The Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Angelino Alfano on Saturday announced the doubling of his country’s support to UNRWA, as part of the Extraordinary Ministerial Meeting in support of the relief agency for Palestinian refugees, held at the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) headquarters in Rome.
Lebanese Prime Minister and Leader of the Future Movement Party Saad Hariri attends the Ministerial meeting
March 17, 2018 - 09:58 GMT
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urged all Lebanese parties to stop meddling in the Syrian conflict, in a report naming the Lebanon-based, Iran-backed Hezbollah.
Syrian children sit while awaiting to be evacuated from the Eastern Ghouta enclave through the regime-controlled corridor opened by government forces in Hawsh al-Ashaari, east of the Eastern Ghouta enclave town of Hamouria on the outskirts of the capital Damascus on Mar.15, 2018. Thousands escaped Syria's rebel-held Eastern Ghouta into government-held territory AFP correspondents on both sides said, the largest numbers since the regime assault on the enclave began. (LOUAI BESHARA / AFP)
March 17, 2018 - 08:00 GMT
At least 40 civilians were killed Friday and hundreds more injured when Syrian regime and Russian warplanes struck a crowded market in Eastern Ghouta, an opposition-held Damascus suburb.
General view of the United Nations Human Rights Council during the presentation of report by the Commission of Inquiry on Syria, on Mar.13, 2018 in Geneva. Syria enters its eighth year of war on Mar.15, 2018 free of the jihadist
March 16, 2018 - 09:06 GMT
The Syrian regime and its associated militias have perpetrated sexual violence including rape against people from the opposition that constitute war crimes, U.N. investigators said on Thursday.
Eastern Ghouta is witnessing another terrifying assault by Assad Regimes. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 15, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Activists said Hamuriyyeh was hit with air raids and chlorine gas attacks with families having no option but to seek shelter underground.
Cristiano Ronaldo
March 14, 2018 - 19:46 GMT
Football great Cristiano Ronaldo has extended his support to the Syrian children who have been suffering due to the ongoing civil war in the country.
Fatemiyoun Division, Afghan Shia militia (AFP/File Photo)
March 14, 2018 - 12:36 GMT
Five members of an Iran-backed militia were killed in war-torn Syria on Wednesday, according to Iran’s Mehr news agency.
Federica Maria Mogherini Italian politician who has served as High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy (AFP/File Photo)
March 14, 2018 - 08:08 GMT
The EU's foreign policy chief on Tuesday called on the Bashar al-Assad regime to stop attacks on Syria’s Eastern Ghouta enclave completely.