Thursday August 27, 2015
The so-called Islamic State group has seized new territory from Syrian rebels in northern Syria, advancing in an area where Turkey and the United States are planning to open a new front against the group.
Friday August 21, 2015
The second-in-command of the Islamic State group has been killed in a drone strike in Iraq, according to the US government.
Thursday August 20, 2015
United Nations aid chief Stephen O'Brien has said air strikes by Saudi-led coalition airplanes on Yemen's Red Sea port of Hodeida were unacceptable and could worsen the country's humanitarian crisis.
Sunday August 16, 2015
A Syrian government air strike northeast of Damascus killed at least 80 people in a market place, workers in the rebel-held area and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights have said.
Monday August 10, 2015
Two women were shot at the US consulate in Istanbul and at least nine people were killed in a wave of separate attacks on Turkish security forces, weeks after Ankara launched a crackdown on Islamic State, Kurdish and far-left militants.
Friday August 07, 2015
The so-called Islamic State jihadist group abducted 230 civilians, including at least 60 Christians, in a central Syrian town known as a symbol of religious co-existence, a monitoring group has said.
Monday August 03, 2015
At least 30 people were killed and dozens injured when a Syrian army fighter jet crashed into a busy marketplace in the rebel-held northwestern town of Ariha.
Monday July 27, 2015
The Turkish military are not targeting Syrian Kurds after Kurdish forces and a monitoring group said tanks shelled Kurdish-held villages in northern Syria, a Turkish government official said today.
Sunday July 26, 2015
Two Turkish soldiers have been killed and four wounded in a car bomb attack on their convoy in the mainly Kurdish southeast of the country.
Saturday July 25, 2015