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The Israeli military said it holds the Syrian regime responsible for any anti-aircraft fire (Shutterstock/File)
October 16, 2017 - 13:50 GMT
Israel struck a Syrian anti-aircraft battery near Damascus on Monday after missiles were fired at Israeli reconnaissance planes earlier, the military said.
Manal Ajaj's less controversial fashion. (ManalAjaj.com)
October 15, 2017 - 13:00 GMT
Syrian fashion designer Manal Ajaj posed on the catwalk with models in Syrian military uniforms, sparking outrage.
ISIS fighters have released a new propaganda photo featuring the bullet-ridden faces of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin on shooting targets
October 14, 2017 - 11:30 GMT
ISIS fighters have released a new propaganda photo featuring the bullet-ridden faces of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin on shooting targets.
British Dad Aidan James is fighting with the YPG (Facebook)
October 12, 2017 - 18:51 GMT
A British father has told of his fears that U.K. intelligence chiefs will classify him as a terrorist because he traveled to fight ISIS in Syria.
President Putin has never enjoyed so much influence in the Middle East (AFP)
October 12, 2017 - 15:28 GMT
Russia could be set to mediate talks between Saudi Arabia and Iran as a sign of the Kremlin’s ongoing influence in the Middle East.
The Muslim convert fled Britain to join ISIS back in 2013 alongside lover and jihadi hacker Junaid Hussain, taking her then-nine-year-old son JoJo with her (Twitter)
October 12, 2017 - 10:36 GMT
The British jihadist who became known as the White Widow has been killed in a U.S. drone strike while attempting to flee the ISIS capital, it emerged last night.
Turkish troops at the Syrian-Turkish border (AFP)
October 12, 2017 - 05:00 GMT
Turkey’s discussions with al-Qaeda-linked militants ahead of its deployment in Syria’s Idlib province indicate that a wide-scale offensive against the militant group may not be Ankara’s primary objective, according to Charles Lister of the Middle East Institute.
Russia has been backing Bashar al-Assad in the long-running civil war in Syria. (AFP/ File)
October 11, 2017 - 19:00 GMT
Russia wants its companies to help build an economic recovery in the war-torn country.
Russia has accused the United States military of pretending to fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq. (AFP)
October 10, 2017 - 15:18 GMT
Russia has launched a blistering attack on the U.S. and accused the United States military of pretending to fight ISIS in Syria and Iraq.
Tim Cahill helped Australia scrape past Syria and book a World Cup qualifying play-off against CONCACAF's fourth-place team.
October 10, 2017 - 12:56 GMT
Tim Cahill helped Australia scrape past Syria and book a World Cup qualifying play-off against CONCACAF's fourth-place team.
Since the outbreak of the Syrian war in 2011, many border crossings between Lebanon and Syria have been closed (AFP/File Photo)
October 10, 2017 - 09:53 GMT
Final preparations are underway to reopen the northern Bekaa’s Jousi crossing on the Lebanese-Syrian border.
The mother and daughter were well-known opponents of the Syrian regime (Facebook)
October 08, 2017 - 14:00 GMT
Ahmed Barakat, a relative of Orouba Barakat and her daughter Halla, revealed he had killed the two women in Istanbul two weeks earlier because he had not been paid a salary after being employed by his cousin.
Free Patriotic Movement chief and Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil (AFP/File Photo)
October 08, 2017 - 11:45 GMT
Free Patriotic Movement chief and Foreign Minister Jebran Bassil on Sunday stressed that the FPM will not tolerate the creation of Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon.
Airstrikes were reported in parts of Idlib on Saturday, follows a month of heavy bombardment of the province by Russia and the Syrian regime killing scores of civilians (AFP/FIle Photo)
October 08, 2017 - 10:57 GMT
Exchanges of fire were reported by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, although social media reports of Turkish and Syrian rebel troops entering Idlib province were false, the monitor said.
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham took over the Syrian province of Idlib in July, forcing Ankara-backed Free Syrian Army and Ahrar al-Sham fighters to flee over the border to Turkey (Wikimedia)
October 07, 2017 - 11:19 GMT
It is not clear what role the Turkish military in playing in the operation.
Omar Al Soma of Syria (L) celebrates a penalty goal against Australia during the 2018 World Cup qualifying football match between Syria and Australia at the Hang Jebat Stadium in Malacca on October 5, 2017.
MOHD RASFAN / AFP
October 05, 2017 - 19:33 GMT
Robbie Kruse's first-half goal looked to be enough, but Syria came back to secure a draw with a late penalty in their World Cup qualifier.