(From left) German Foreign Minister Heiko Mass, Dutch Minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation Sigrid Kaag, British Secretary of State for International Development  Penny Mordaunt and Swedish State Secretary to Minister for Foreign Affairs Annika Soeder. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 26, 2018 - 08:21 GMT
The Second Brussels Conference on the future of Syria and the region ended with a pledge of $4.4 billion for Syrian refugees, the European commissioner for humanitarian aid and crisis management said on Wednesday.
The OPCW fact-finding team is investigating allegations that Syrian government forces unleashed a chlorine attack on Douma last month. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 26, 2018 - 08:07 GMT
An international chemical weapons watchdog on Wednesday said its fact-finding team has visited a second location to investigate the suspected chemical gas attack in Syria’s Douma region.
Assala Nasri paid tribute to Morrocan media figure and artist Wiam Al Dahmani who passed away two days ago (Source: Assala_Official - Instagram)
April 25, 2018 - 14:48 GMT
Syrian singer Assala Nasri paid tribute to Morrocan media figure and artist Wiam Al Dahmani who passed away two days ago in a heart attack at the age of 34. Assala expressed her sadness, as she posted a picture of Wiam on her Instagram account and captioned it "I don't know her but I was really touched she passed away... May her soul rest in peace". In another story, a video in which Sham, Assala's daughter, is taking care of her brothers and spending time with them floated on social media. In the video, Sham is seen talking in English with her twin brothers and she did not use any word of Arabic which made many people crticize her.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri (AFP/File Photo)
April 25, 2018 - 12:41 GMT
Prime Minister Saad Hariri Wednesday addressed the international community, calling on donor countries to exert more efforts in supporting Lebanon to cope with the impacts of the Syrian refugee crisis.
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir  (AFP/File Photo)
April 25, 2018 - 09:40 GMT
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir stated on Tuesday that Doha must pay the price for the presence of American troops in Syria.
The Asian Football Development Project logo
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.