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April 24, 2018 - 19:51 GMT
The Asian Football Development Project (AFDP) and Black Pearls Football Academy conducted a football tryout for teenage refugees living at the Zataari...
Syrian regime soldiers walk down a road in an area around Kweyris military airport, in eastern Aleppo. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 24, 2018 - 16:59 GMT
Around 20 civilians have been killed in week-long regime airstrikes on the Yarmouk Camp, a district of capital Damascus, according to local sources on Tuesday.
Assad and his late Father /AFP
April 24, 2018 - 10:30 GMT
By relying on Russia, Iran and militias for help, Assad essentially gave up much of his power to save himself.
Scene from the Syrian carnage. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 24, 2018 - 10:28 GMT
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on Monday called for a peaceful settlement in Syria.
Members of the Jordanian security forces stand guard at a border crossing. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 24, 2018 - 07:29 GMT
Jordan is following up closely on developments in the de-escalation zone in the southwestern region of Syria, Minister of State for Media Affairs Mohammad Momani said on Monday.
Israeli F-15 jet takes off from the Negev desert (AFP/ File Photo)
April 24, 2018 - 07:24 GMT
Israeli army said on Monday it had responded to a mortar shell fired from Syria which struck the occupied Golan Heights.
Syrian refugees in Lebanon look to better days. (AFP/File Photo)
April 24, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Lebanon’s Minister for the Displaced Moeen al-Merehbi called on “Hezbollah” to withdraw from Syria and hand over territories under its control to the United Nations in order to facilitate the return of the displaced.
Ahlam sported patterned clothes and added some drawings to her face (Source: ahlamalshamsi - Instagram)
April 23, 2018 - 13:35 GMT
Emirati singer Ahlam caused a storm of comments on social media after her latest appeaance in the the live shows of "The Voice Arabia". Ahlam sported patterned clothes and added some drawings to her face, which made lots of followers post saracstic comments.
US Navy (AFP/File Photo)
April 23, 2018 - 09:03 GMT
The United States military is reportedly considering keeping an aircraft carrier strike group in Europe instead of deploying it to the Middle East, a move that Pentagon sources say is aimed at deterring Russia.
Eiffel Tower in the background (AFP/File Photo)
April 23, 2018 - 08:08 GMT
Lebanese ambassador to France, Rami Adwan, has reportedly “met with French Socialist Party member, Boris Fallu,” asking him to “launch a campaign against the Western strikes on Syria,” in which France participated, An Nahar daily reported on Monday.
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (AFP/File Photo)
April 23, 2018 - 08:01 GMT
Ambassadors of United Nations Security Council member states meeting in Sweden on Sunday agreed on a roadmap for Syria’s political, humanitarian and chemical paths, a diplomat said on Sunday.
A Kurdish Syrian woman walks with her child past the ruins of the town of Kobane. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 23, 2018 - 02:00 GMT
Egypt will attend a second international conference organised by the European Union and the United Nations on “supporting the future of Syria and the region,” which is scheduled to take place in Brussels from 24-25 April.
President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 22, 2018 - 10:00 GMT
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the US and its allies have been providing free weapons to Kurdish militants operating in northern Syria in a move that poses a threat to Turkey's security.
OPCW inspectors collecting samples in Douma, the scene of the chemical attack. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 22, 2018 - 08:15 GMT
International chemical weapons inspectors retrieved samples Saturday from a Syrian town two weeks after the suspected attack.
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the United States is ready to carry out more attacks on Syria if Assad fails to heed the message of last week’s allied cruise missile strike. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 22, 2018 - 07:20 GMT
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Friday the U.S. is ready to carry out additional military action against Syria if Bashar al-Assad fails to heed the message of last week’s allied cruise missile strike.
A picture taken early on Apr. 21, 2018 shows explosions appearing in the skyline of a southern district of the Syrian capital Damascus, during regime strikes targeting the Islamic State group in the Palestinian camp of Yarmouk, and neighbouring districts. 
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April 21, 2018 - 13:18 GMT
The leader of Britain’s Labour Party says there is a strong need for a political solution in Syria as military action raises the specter of a new Cold War.