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.
Last year, the UN verified 910 deaths among children compared with 652 in 2016. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 13, 2018 - 12:45 GMT
Nearly 1,000 children were killed and at least 961 children were recruited and used in the conflict in Syria last year, the UN Children Fund (UNICEF) said.
Russian military vehicles roll during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military parade on Dvortsovaya Square in Saint Petersburg on May 3, 2017. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 13, 2018 - 10:40 GMT
The warning came a day after US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said Washington was ready to unilaterally "act" against Syria, just as it did last year when it bombed a Syrian government air base over allegations of a chemical weapons attack.
French President Emmanuel Macron (R) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ahead of talks at the Élysée Palace in Paris. (AFP/ File Photo)
March 13, 2018 - 08:26 GMT
President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi received a phone call late Monday from his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron during which they discussed a host of Middle East issues.
Nadia Al-Sakkaf, a journalist and the first woman Minister of Information in Yemen. (Youtube)
March 12, 2018 - 15:31 GMT
Yemeni journalist Nadia Al-Sakkaf, and the first woman Minister of Information in Yemen, speaks to Al Bawaba about the ongoing War in Yemen, what it will take to stop it, and the role of women in that process.
Smoke billows following air strikes in the southern city of Daraa (AFP/File Photo)
March 12, 2018 - 15:26 GMT
Syrian regime forces launched airstrikes in the southwestern Daraa province on Monday, for the first time since last year’s deal between the U.S. and Russia making it a “de-escalation” zone.
Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan (AFP/File Photo)
March 12, 2018 - 09:07 GMT
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has slammed NATO over its refusal to aid Ankara in its anti-terror operations in Syria’s northwestern region of Afrin.
Najm Aldeen wrote that she toured Cairo’s Al-Azhar area and the Hussien Mosque. (Source: suzannajmaldeen - Instagram)
March 11, 2018 - 11:34 GMT
Fans commended Syrian actress Suzan Najm Aldeen’s style after she donned a headscarf while touring Old Cairo’s historic religious sites in a recent visit. The actress’ followers on Instagram commented on her elegance in the hijab and praised the respect she showed for the mosques she was visiting.
The regime forces are responsible for 7,699 rape cases involving at least 864 women and at least 432 minor girls   (AFP/File Photo)
March 08, 2018 - 14:36 GMT
Women who escaped from prisons run by the Bashar al-Assad regime say they suffered all forms of torture, including rape.
French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (AFP/File Photo)
March 08, 2018 - 10:38 GMT
The French foreign minister says Iran and Russia have the means to ensure that Syria honors a U.N. resolution calling for a 30-day ceasefire across the Arab country.