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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. 
(Rami al SAYED / AFP)
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.
A general view shows destroyed buildings in the former rebel-held Syrian town of Douma on the outskirts of Damascus on Apr. 19, 2018, five days after the Syrian army declared that all anti-regime forces have left Eastern Ghouta, following a blistering two month offensive on the rebel enclave. The regime in February launched a blistering assault on Eastern Ghouta, a semi-rural area within mortar range of central Damascus that had been in opposition hands for six years. (STRINGER / AFP)
April 20, 2018 - 09:40 GMT
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday reiterated an independent international mechanism be formed to attribute responsibility to the perpetrators of attacks such as the one in Syria’s Douma.
Syrian soldier walk behind a military vehicle (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 16:02 GMT
Syria's military on Thursday gave Islamic State fighters 48 hours to leave an area they control south of the capital of Damascus.
Rapid ISIS evacuation only leave the writings on the wall. (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 14:25 GMT
At least 11 civilians were killed Thursday by airstrikes believed to have been carried out by a U.S.-led coalition in a ISIS-held area of Syria's northeastern Al-Hasakah province.
Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 13:05 GMT
British Ambassador to Lebanon Hugo Shorter Wednesday discussed with Prime Minister Saad Hariri why his country had participated in the U.S.-led missile strikes on Syria over the weekend.
A volunteer from a Lebanese NGO distributes bread to Syrian refugees (AFP/File Photo)
April 19, 2018 - 12:57 GMT
Local and international NGOs working with Syrian refugees in Lebanon met with representatives of Prime Minister Saad Hariri’s economic team, the European Union and the United Nations Wednesday in preparation for the upcoming Brussels II conference for Syria.
Refugees walk near the border fence between Hungary and Serbia (AFP/FILE)
April 19, 2018 - 11:36 GMT
The war in Syria is more complex than ever, but for millions of Syrians suffering, the conflict is a simple source of suffering and will remain as one, even if Assad eventually eliminates all opposition against him.
Opposition Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 22:00 GMT
The leader of Britain’s Labour Party has once again criticized Prime Minister Theresa May for joining the United States and France in strikes against Syria without any parliamentary approval.
People identify the bodies of loved ones following a reported airstrike by Syrian government forces on the rebel-held town of Douma (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
A mission by experts with the U.N. chemical watchdog, who were supposed to enter the Syrian town of Douma to examine the circumstances surrounding an alleged chemical attack, has been once again delayed due to unexpected gunfire at the site near Damascus.
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley in a tiff with White House Economic Advisor Larry Kudlow over who said what about new sanctions being slammed on Russia and which the United States subsequently denied. (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 16:00 GMT
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley has hit back at the White House, rejecting a top adviser’s claim that she was confused by saying President Donald Trump would impose new sanctions on Russia.
A team of experts is set to begin field work in the Syrian town of Douma, site of an alleged regime chemical attack (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 12:00 GMT
Preparations are underway to extensively discuss the Syrian crisis during a conclave held by United Nations Security Council 15-member states with Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in Stockholm during the upcoming weekend, revealed diplomatic sources.
Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir stated on Tuesday that the Kingdom was prepared to shoulder its share of the financial cost of its involvement with its allies as part of a broader coalition on Syria.
European Council President Donald Tusk says the military strikes against Syria were
April 18, 2018 - 11:00 GMT
The recent U.S.-led airstrikes on the Assad regime were "necessary and proportionate", European Council President Donald Tusk said on Wednesday as he urged Russia and Iran to "stop playing games" in the region.
US President Donald Trump in boisterous mood (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 10:22 GMT
U.S. President Donald Trump has been criticized over his decision to strike Syria again by some of his most vociferous conservative supporters wary of U.S. involvement overseas.
Russian Ambassador to the United Nations Vassily Nebenzya  (AFP/File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 08:18 GMT
Russia has called on the U.S. and allies to end aggressive actions and threats to the Syrian regime.
Senator Lindsey Graham said that the recent missile attack by the US, France and the UK was a “major step backwards” for President Donald Trump. (AFP/ File Photo)
April 18, 2018 - 06:00 GMT
The recent missile attack by the United States, France and the UK was a “major step backwards” for President Donald Trump, says top Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, arguing that the attack failed to weaken Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his government.