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Syrian conflict has ‘erased’ children’s dreams: new UN report

Nearly nine years of conflict in Syria has robbed boys and girls of their childhood and subjected them to “unabated violations of their rights”, incl...

Syrian conflict has ‘erased’ children’s dreams: new UN report

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Syrian footballer and 'singer of revolution' killed in conflict Goalkeeper Abdelbaset Sarout dies of wounds sustained in battle with government troopsA Syrian footballer who became a symbolic figure in the rebelli...
15:00, 2019-06-08

McConnell 'gravely concerned' about U.S. response to Syrian conflict Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Monday that he was “gravely concerned” about the U.S. response to the escalating conflict in Syria.In a s...
00:04, 2019-10-15

Turkey’s military attack against Kurds could redraw map of Syrian conflict Turkey launched a military operation against Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria on Wednesday, with air strikes hitting the border town of Ras al Ain...
17:48, 2019-10-09

In a Syrian Town Under Siege, a Secret Library Kept Dreams Alive “Syria’s Secret Library,” by Mike Thomson, tells the story of a hidden book collection in a bombed-out building that functioned as “an oasis of norma...
12:00, 2019-09-28

News channel RT fined £200,000 by Ofcom for failing to be impartial in coverage of Novichok incident and Syrian conflict Ofcom has fined news channel RT £200,000 for failure to preserve impartiality in seven news and current affairs programmes, the watchdog said....
12:00, 2019-07-26

Navy UFO mystery deepens with report that ‘unknown individuals’ had evidence erased The U.S. Navy’s acknowledgment that the 2004 videos of an encounter with a UFO were real has caused much consternation. Now, a new report says ...
22:20, 2019-11-15

Rob Huebel says Medical Police is Childrens Hospital, but "we give the doctors guns" For seven seasons on Adult Swim (and one season on the former TheWB.com), Childrens Hospital was television’s live-action answer to Looney Tunes—cons...
22:52, 2020-01-08

‘The Report’ and the Untold Story of a Senate-C.I.A. Conflict The Adam Driver film dramatizes a contentious investigation into post-911 torture. But it leaves out a tense episode that could have buried the resul...
11:48, 2019-11-15

Syrian universities weakened by 'brain-drain', says report Syria's war is near an end but its universities are struggling to help the country's recovery....
01:40, 2019-06-18

Report: Syrian air raids hit crowded residential area BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s White Helmets say at least six people were killed and 10 remain under rubble following government air raids on a town in ...
16:12, 2019-05-27

New report shows 41 million displaced by conflict, tensions GENEVA (AP) — A leading advocacy group for refugees estimates a record 41 million people have been displaced within their countries, with many forced...
11:00, 2019-05-10

Report: ‘Foreign bodies’ enter Syrian airspace from Israel DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media is reporting that “foreign bodies” have entered Syrian air space from Israel in the countryR...
23:12, 2019-05-18

One-in-five suffers mental health condition in conflict zones: new UN report More than one-in-five people living in conflict-affected areas suffers from a mental illness, according to a new UN-backed report, prompting the Worl...
01:12, 2019-06-12

More than 12,000 children killed, injured in armed conflict in 2018: UN report The deaths and injuries were among more than 24,000 "grave violations" against children verified by the United Nations....
02:52, 2019-07-30

New UN report shows record number of children killed and maimed in conflict A new UN report has found that 2018 was the worst year on record for children caught up in armed conflict; the year saw the highest numbers killed or...
19:56, 2019-07-30

Blake Shelton, Gwen Stefani not getting married yet due to religious conflict: report Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani are ready to tie the knot, but there’s one thing stopping them....
22:04, 2019-12-11

New UN report shows record numbers of children killed and maimed in conflict A new UN report has found that 2018 was the worst year on record for children caught up in armed conflict; the year saw the highest numbers killed or...
19:36, 2019-07-30

UN report on Syria conflict highlights inhumane detention of women and children As the people of north-west Syria face intensifying violence, tens of thousands of women and children continue to be kept in “inhumane conditions” in...
22:36, 2019-09-11

World hunger continues to rise due to conflict, climate change, says UN report Conflict, climate change and weak economic growth are leaving more people without enough to eat, a UN report warning of starvation and famine says. M...
16:28, 2019-07-15

Memorial Sloan Kettering Leaders Violated Conflict-of-Interest Rules, Report Finds A policy review follows months of turmoil at the cancer center, which pledged an overhaul, including new rules on public disclosure and limits on out...
10:40, 2019-04-09

White House Report Card: Turk-Kurd pause in conflict and a bone to Trump's Doral club Our White House Report Card finds President Trump ending another newsy week with headlines on his plan to host the 2020 G-7 Economic Summit at his Fl...
18:40, 2019-10-19

Thursday’s Daily Brief: DR Congo warlord sentenced, Iraq protest latest, UN food outlook report, Syrian humanitarian update, tech and the food chain A recap of Thursday’s UN News stories: ‘Terminator’ warlord handed 30-year sentence; UN chief calls for ‘meaningful dialogue’ in Iraq; Disease slashe...
23:04, 2019-11-07

Ethiopia apologizes for posting map that erased Somalia ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s foreign affairs ministry has apologized for a map of Africa that erased neighboring Somalia. Spokesman Nebia...
14:28, 2019-05-28

Ethiopia apologizes for map that erased neighboring Somalia ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s foreign affairs ministry has apologized for a map of Africa that erased neighboring Somalia. Spokesman ...
13:52, 2019-05-28

Why was pioneering director Alice Guy-Blaché erased from history? A new documentary sheds light on the career of the forgotten Frenchwoman who helped write the rules of filmCall yourself a cinephile and you’ve never...
11:16, 2020-01-20

Holocaust haunts Lithuania as names are erased from capital's map Vilnius' main synagogue shut its doors after the mayor denied city honors to two Holocaust enablers, prompting threats. It has since reopened, but th...
16:32, 2019-08-14

Le Mans 24 Hours: Porsche GTE gap erased, #7 Toyota leads overall A safety car erased Porsche's lead in GTE Am, while the #7 Toyota moved back ahead of the sister #8 TS050 HYBRID as the Le Mans 24 Hours passed halfw...
03:52, 2019-06-16

‘South Park’ Is Erased in China After Mocking Censors “Like the N.B.A., we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” the show’s creators said in a tongue-in-cheek response. “We too...
13:00, 2019-10-08

Writers Who Worked on Idris Elba Play Say They Have Been Erased Two British playwrights said their work on “Tree,” a new work that will premiere at the Manchester International Festival, was not properly acknowled...
21:08, 2019-07-04

Atheists want famous 9/11 cross in Effingham, Ill. erased in highway mural A colorful mural that shows the famous white 9/11 cross in Effingham, Ill. has become the latest flashpoint over religious freedom, pitting atheists ...
22:40, 2020-01-07

Coated paper holds secret messages that can be erased with a hairdryer When paper with a special manganese-based coating is printed with water, the message is only visible in UV light – and it can be erased with a hairdr...
17:36, 2019-09-25

Warning 5 BILLION will die if Yellowstone erupts – and United States erased from map A TOP geologist has warned two-thirds of the world’s population will die if the Yellowstone Supervolcano erupts – and the United States would be tota...
17:28, 2019-05-16

Borderlands 3 Developers Fix Nasty Bug That Erased People's Save Files (Although It's Too Late For Them) Some Borderlands 3 players have reported issues with crashes leading to corrupt save files and, more concerningly, some wonkiness with cloud saves pr...
22:40, 2019-09-17

Boeing sees $4.3 billion of market value erased after a fatal 737 crash in Iran Nazanin Tabatabaee/WANA (West Asia News Agency) via REUTERS Boeing tumbled as much as 2.3% on Wednesday, erasing about $4.3 billion of the firm's mar...
18:52, 2020-01-08

Nicole Kidman reunites with 'Boy Erased' co-star Russell Crowe on flight A year after the release of their film "Boy Erased," stars Nicole Kidman and Russell Crowe have reunited -- but not on the screen....
14:32, 2019-12-23

Atheists want famous 9/11 cross in Effingham, Illinois, erased in highway mural A colorful mural that shows the famous white 9/11 cross in Effingham, Illinois, has become the latest flashpoint over religious freedom, pitting athe...
23:12, 2020-01-07

‘South Park’ Creators Offer Fake Apology After Show Is Erased in China “Like the N.B.A., we welcome the Chinese censors into our homes and into our hearts,” the show’s creators said in a tongue-in-cheek response. “We too...
16:32, 2019-10-08

Saudi Aramco has seen $200 billion of market value erased since its record-shattering IPO as Mideast tensions drag it lower Reuters Saudi Aramco's market value has fallen by $200 billion since its mid-December peak, and the stock's downtrend is accelerating in the wake of ...
16:24, 2020-01-06

Chicago Cop Who Quit Force After Shooting and Killing Rekia Boyd Wants All Evidence of His Criminal Case Erased The then off-duty Chicago cop who fired his gun out his car window, striking and killing Rekia Boyd, an innocent bystander, now wants all evidence of...
02:48, 2019-10-15

Under Armour short-sellers made $130 million in a single day on the company's new accounting probe — and it erased their losses for the year (UAA) Under Armour Facebook Traders betting against Under Armour Class A shares wiped out their losses for the year on Monday after the company's stock plu...
22:56, 2019-11-04

Pier 1 erased more than 260 stores from its website after announcing it would close hundreds of stores. Here's the full list. AP Photo/Nati Harnik Pier 1 said earlier this month that it plans to close 450 stores, or about half of its total store count. The company has not re...
19:52, 2020-01-15

Should we take our sex dreams seriously? A recent study found women are having more saucy dreams. But what is the significance of our erotic reveries?In certain areas of analysis, it has lon...
18:52, 2019-07-08

Chris Packham: ‘I don’t look for conflict, but I won’t shy away’ The naturalist, 58, talks about death threats, autism, miniature poodles, his partner’s tigers and his failure as a conservationistMy earliest memori...
12:16, 2019-12-29

Evangelion Dreams Huang Fan is a freelance artist and illustrator who has worked on things like the Rampage movie and Blur’s Destiny 2 animation....
03:28, 2019-06-24

Causes of vivid dreams Some common causes of vivid dreams include sleep deprivation, alcohol consumption, and substance use. Practicing good sleep hygiene may help prevent ...
23:36, 2019-06-05

So, is this the iPhone of our dreams? Samsung is set to finally put an end to all the leaks and rumors when it announces the Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10+ on Wednesday evening. If yo...
15:28, 2019-08-07

Palazzo of dreams Living above Leonardo’s Milanese vineyard is a constant source of inspiration for fashion designer Massimo AlbaNot many people can say that they shar...
17:32, 2019-10-19

This might just be the PlayStation 5 of our dreams Sony’s playing an interesting PlayStation 5 reveal game with fans right now, as the company decided to announce plenty of exciting details abou...
16:56, 2019-12-11

Is this the iPhone 12 Pro of our dreams? Love Apple or hate it, there’s still no question that the company’s iPhone lineup generates more buzz than any other smartphone series. S...
15:40, 2019-11-11

Turkey cracks down on Syrian refugees President Erdogan has threatened to ditch the EU refugee deal. After election losses and faced with escalating conflict in Idlib, the attitude toward...
20:00, 2019-09-14

Not Quite French, Not Quite Syrian: ‘Aliens Without Knowing Why’ Mahir Guven’s novel, “Older Brother,” traces the colliding fates of two young men, the sons of an immigrant taxi driver in Paris....
16:16, 2019-10-08

Syrian war doc The Cave wants to be empowering, but it’s mostly just numbing Feras Fayyad’s Oscar-nominated documentary Last Men In Aleppo succeeded through the power of its vérité footage. Fayyad captured the White Helmets’ s...
20:40, 2019-10-15

U.S. troops headed to Syrian oil fields Massachusetts launches climate suit against Exxon — NYC ready to spend billions on Canadian hydro...
16:04, 2019-10-25

FROM THE FIELD: Faces and Voices of Conflict “The militia forbade me to cry otherwise they would behead me” - the sombre words of a ten-year-old girl caught up in the years’ long conflict in the...
05:00, 2019-05-04

Yemen conflict: Six-year-old Yusra’s new eye A six year old who had an aggressive tumour in her eye has been fitted with a prosthetic in Jordan and is returning to home to Yemen....
02:36, 2019-07-10

Germany: Conflict in AfD pulling party to the right In at least three German states, extremist elements of the far-right Alternative for Germany are threatening to take over the party. The nationalist ...
12:08, 2019-07-07

Kashmir: The world's most dangerous conflict The dispute over Kashmir has poisoned relations between India and Pakistan since the two became independent countries in 1947. Here's an overview of ...
13:04, 2019-08-07

US 'very concerned' as conflict intensifies in Libya ‘This isn’t good,’ state department official says as Russian mercenaries backing Khalifa Haftar turn conflict into bloodier oneThe United States is “...
18:36, 2019-12-21

'The conflict in the Middle East is Iran vs. everyone else' Timothy Snyder, a professor of history at Yale University, is a permanent fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna. His most recent book ...
00:04, 2019-06-22

Five conflict photographers on some of the hardest images they've taken The new book Conversations on Conflict Photography delves into the stories behind some of the most critical images photographers have had to takeIn t...
14:08, 2019-10-24

Yemen civil war: the conflict explained Everything you need to know about conflict that has turned country into humanitarian catastropheUK arms sales to Saudi Arabia unlawful, court of appe...
14:32, 2019-06-20

Here's how countries that are in conflict — like the US and Iran — are still able to talk to each other Universal History Archive/Getty Images Klaus W. Larres is the Richard M. Krasno distinguished professor; adjunct professor of the curriculum in peace...
15:16, 2020-01-10

The Baked Pasta of Your Dreams It’s comforting, foolproof and loaded with five delicious cheeses. No wonder this simple, comforting recipe has been a signature at Al Forno in Provi...
13:36, 2019-12-11

The Science Behind Fever Dreams Nearly everyone has experienced a fever and its attendant symptoms—from fatigue and body aches to hot flashes and chills. You may also have not...
13:12, 2019-06-11

Munna Will Eat Your Dreams And Your Nightmares Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the c...
18:20, 2019-09-28

My daughter has hated me since I met the man of my dreams Look at this from your daughter’s point of view, says Annalisa Barbieri. This must be hard enough for her to take in, without catching you in bed wit...
16:48, 2019-11-15

Why Some People Can't Remember Their Dreams Why is it that some people can't remember their dreams once awake? The reasons lie in the way we sleep and the chemicals in our bodies....
11:16, 2019-05-31

Syrian Kurds mobilize across from Turkish troops Kurds in northeastern Syria issued a "general mobilization" call along the border with Turkey. It comes as Ankara prepares for an invasion of the are...
12:08, 2019-10-09

Syrian town of Azaz hit by deadly car bombing A suicide car bomb in a northwestern Syrian town held by Turkish-backed rebels has killed at least 14 people and wounded dozens, a war monitor said. ...
02:00, 2019-06-03

Ben Stiller implores Congress to help Syrian refugees There’s something about Syria. Ben Stiller came to Washington D.C. Wednesday and testified before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the human...
12:24, 2019-05-02

Syrian activists: At least 14 killed in rebel stronghold BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and rescuers say government warplanes and artillery have pounded the last rebel stronghold in the country, killing at ...
13:24, 2019-05-29

Germany jails jihadi for Syrian massacre An ex-member of al-Qaida affiliate Nusra Front has been sentenced to life in prison for involvement in a 2013 massacre of regime forces. Prosecutors ...
17:40, 2020-01-13

How one man used royalty, rednecks and football to help Syrian refugees Samuel J Fox was compelled to act after seeing children living in refugee camps. He used his connections - and sport - to do soSamuel J Fox, a lawyer...
10:08, 2019-12-24

Denmark: Syrian man gets jail for terror planning COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A Syrian asylum seeker in Sweden has received a 12-year prison sentence for planning to explode one or more bombs in Copen...
14:52, 2019-05-20

Kurdish Syrian man sets himself on fire outside UNHCR Police have said the 31-year-old man was too injured to establish a motive, but suspected it was political. He is receiving treatment at a nearby bur...
15:55, 2019-10-23

Iran oil tanker sought by US seen off Syrian coast Gibraltar released the Adrian Darya 1 tanker in mid-August after Iran promised it would not discharge its 2.1 million barrels of oil in Syria. The ve...
09:37, 2019-09-07

Opinion: Syrian hospitals have become death traps Hospitals in Syria have been bombed and medical staff killed as the war continues. There's no one to help those who are trying to help, writes Dr. Ah...
13:36, 2019-07-30

US to send 'mechanised forces' to Syrian oil fields Defense secretary said the redeployment was ‘reinforcing our position’ in the country The US defence secretary has confirmed “mechanised forces” will...
16:52, 2019-10-25

EU extends sanctions on Russia over Ukraine conflict EU sanctions targeting Moscow's finance, energy and defense industries will stay in place until mid-2020. The decision comes after the leaders of Rus...
00:52, 2019-12-13

Trump on Turkey-Syria conflict: 'It's not our border' Donald Trump has said that Turkey's military campaign against Syrian Kurds is not Washington's problem. However, he has imposed economic sanctions ag...
22:32, 2019-10-16

Iran-US conflict: Tehran's asymmetrical approach As tensions between the US and Iran escalate, it appears Washington has backed down and Tehran is in control. The Iranian regime is using an unconven...
19:08, 2019-06-23

US accuses Russia of exploiting conflict in Libya US urges Khalifa Haftar to end offensive on Tripoli amid concerns about unofficial Russian influenceFears that Russian mercenaries, unofficially back...
17:24, 2019-11-15

Nigeria: The politicized herders and farmers conflict Special grazing zones and settlements for pastoralist Fulani groups were supposed to be the answer to the heated farmers and herders conflict. It has...
18:52, 2019-07-16

Here's what you need to know about the military draft, and why the US' conflict with Iran probably won't revive it Reuters After the Pentagon confirmed it had launched an airstrike that killed a top Iranian general, young Americans started worrying about being dra...
07:16, 2020-01-04

Libya conflict: No end in sight to humanitarian crisis Migrants in Tripoli are staging a hunger strike demanding better protection by the UN as the death toll rises to staggering heights. But the conflict...
21:44, 2019-07-09

US, China trade conflict was 20 years in the making WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S.-China trade blowup was a long time coming. And it won’t be easily resolved, not even if U.S. and Chinese negotiators...
22:16, 2019-05-15

Sexual violence against women in conflict in the spotlight Germany, with the support of actor and activist Angelina Jolie, has forwarded a UN Security Council resolution addressing rape in conflicts — a subje...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Trump says US not ramping up for military conflict with Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is dismissing a report that the U.S. is planning for a military conflict with Iran. Trump was responding to ...
17:56, 2019-05-14

Where MLB should stand in the playing loud-tradition conflict HOUSTON — Talk about internal conflict. Late Tuesday night, following an intense, sensory-overloaded World Series Game 6 at Minute Maid Park, both As...
03:20, 2019-10-31

Underage fighters are drawn into Indonesian conflict JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — The long-simmering conflict between Indonesia’s military and Papuans seeking independence includes indigenous teenage...
08:20, 2019-06-23

UN Syria commission: Conflict in Idlib could be catastrophe UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of the U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Syria is warning that an all-out conflict in the last major rebel stronghold in I...
20:36, 2019-05-09

Disclosure about Access-A-Ride conflict of interest Readers: Time for me to go to the woodshed. In my Sunday Dear John column, I have been soliciting comments about Access-A-Ride from readers. The reas...
03:56, 2019-12-17

AFL-CIO's Own Employees Weigh in On Brewing Leadership Conflict Last night, the personal and professional dispute that has gripped the highest ranks of the AFL-CIO’s leadership was joined by another relevant party...
16:44, 2019-05-03

Security in DC tightens amid conflict with Iran Security in Washington, D.C., has increased as tensions grow between Iran and the United States....
03:40, 2020-01-08

Israeli PM: Palestinians are determined to continue conflict JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s prime minister says the Palestinians are “determined to continue the conflict at any price.” Speaking at ...
11:52, 2019-06-30

Syria conflict: British orphans returned to UK They are the first UK citizens to be repatriated from an area formerly under the control of IS....
08:00, 2019-11-23

Opinion: EU's 'no' to Western Balkans could spark conflict The EU's fatal decision to block Albania and Macedonia's path to membership will destabilize the Western Balkans. The EU is lacking clarity when it c...
00:00, 2019-11-09

Conflict over resources: 164 activists killed last year Over 160 people were killed for trying to protect the environment in 2018, says NGO Global Witness. While the Philppines tops the list with 30 deaths...
08:52, 2019-07-30

Former UN chief says risks of nuclear conflict ‘are higher’ UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Former U.N. secretary-general Ban Ki-moon says the risks of nuclear conflict “are higher than they have been in several d...
20:56, 2019-06-12

Does the U.S. / Iran Conflict Spell Trouble for Stocks? Financial journalists linked the U.S. airstrike in Iraq which killed an Iranian general with the DJIA’s triple-digit decline on Jan. 3. But, was the ...
22:12, 2020-01-07

Each side in Syria conflict says the other violated new ceasefire Less than a day after President Trump announced a ceasefire in northern Syria, each side in the conflict charged the other with breaching the accord....
21:40, 2019-10-24

The dreams of children – a photo essay A dream can represent personal identity, creativity and ambition. Photographer Chris de Bode, working with Save the Children, decided to try to captu...
08:44, 2019-11-11

This could be the Google Pixel Watch of your dreams A Pixel-branded smartwatch from Google has been hoped-for and speculated about for a while now, with the rumor mill heating up yet again earlier this...
04:24, 2019-08-28

The dreams and dedication behind our leap to the moon Charles Fishman tells the story of Apollo 11 — and asks if America can still do hard and great things....
14:44, 2019-07-12

A Good Night's Sleep in the Sky? In Your Dreams Airlines know how important shut-eye is to fliers, yet some new updates in business class overlook what they need most....
14:48, 2019-05-31

The Drill of Your Dreams Is Cheaper Than Ever, Today Only Bosch 12V Drill and Cordless Electric Screwdriver Kit | $117 | Amazon | Extra $6 off at checkout with no-rush shipping...
22:16, 2019-09-25

What causes nightmares? Here's why you may be prone to scary dreams Nightmares, an experience most people only have on occasion, are a chronic condition for some....
15:16, 2019-10-25

Behold: The foldable iPhone of your dreams With rumors surrounding Apple’s upcoming iPhone 12 series starting to pick up, we’ve been learning new tidbits about the phones every wee...
14:40, 2020-01-17

Boring or Not, ThinkPads Are Still the Laptops of My Dreams As a tech writer, I’ve used a lot of laptops. I’ve reviewed laptops, shopped for laptops with my friends, and painstakingly tested laptops for myself...
03:24, 2019-09-06

An Ode To Weird Dreams Inspired By Videogames Happy Thanksgiving! My name’s Peter Tieryas and I’m your guest writer for the next three days. I covered Thanksgiving two years ago and I’m excited t...
16:24, 2019-11-28

‘Mao inspired me in 1949, but my dreams were soon shattered’ He Yanling, who was a journalist at the People’s Daily, recalls how his hopes for the future were wreckedHe Yanling was full of hope for a “new China...
07:56, 2019-09-29

Behold: This is the all-screen iPhone 12 Pro of our dreams Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max have finally been released, which means a few things have taken place. First and fo...
14:41, 2019-10-08

Electric dreams? What you need to know about Tesla's Model 3 The electric car will be available in the UK soon. We look at costs and how it compares with rivalsLaunched with the intention of being Tesla’s first...
16:36, 2019-05-18

Stateless in Africa: Why 700,000 have their 'dreams ended' Sixteen-year-old Peter is a stateless citizen, which means he won't be able to finish his schooling....
01:56, 2019-06-12

Turkey says Kurdish fighters still remain near Syrian border SURUC, Turkey — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called on Russia and the U.S. to keep to their promises to ensure that Syrian Kurdish figh...
13:56, 2019-11-05

ABC News airs purported Syrian war video — but it’s really from Kentucky ABC News issued an apology after mistakenly airing purported footage of Turkish forces bombing the Kurds in Syria — video that appears to have ...
16:12, 2019-10-15

Syrian troops capture 2 villages in last rebel stronghold BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian pro-government media say their troops have captured two villages and a nearby hill in the last rebel stronghold in the country&#...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Photos by Syrian child refugees displayed in Birmingham Photographer Kate Green says she witnessed "immeasurable hardship" at a refugee camp in Jordan....
14:48, 2019-09-12

Syrian Kurds reshape region with books and schools When Eyub Mohamad was a boy, security forces beat his father into paralysis. His offence was typing leaflets in Kurdish, banned under Syria’s ruling ...
21:20, 2019-05-06

Syrian refugees in Beirut and Istanbul detained and deported Lives put at risk as thousands face forcible return to warzones under air attackCountries neighbouring the still rumbling Syrian war are rounding up ...
08:36, 2019-07-29

Turkish forces capture key Syrian border town Turkish troops entered central Ras al-Ayn according to Turkey’s Defense Ministry, marking the most significant gain since the invasion began Wednesda...
13:36, 2019-10-12

Syrian rebels try to retake village from government troops BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists and state media say rebel groups are fighting back, trying to retake territory lost to government forces this week in ...
12:00, 2019-05-10

Syrian troops capture northwestern village from rebels BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian activists say government troops have captured a northwestern village known for its medieval fortress as they move deeper toward ...
12:32, 2019-05-09

Explained: Why Turkey wants a military assault on Syrian Kurds A Turkish military operation against Syrian Kurdish territory could unleash instability, displacement and intense fighting. The Kurds are warning of ...
04:36, 2019-10-08

Is Egypt using Syrian refugees as a bargaining chip with Europe? For Syrian refugees in Egypt, crackdowns from the state and racism in society are a part of everyday life. A migration expert spoke to DW about condi...
17:56, 2019-06-17

Turkish post in Idlib hit ‘deliberately’ by Syrian attack ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey says Syrian government forces have “deliberately” attacked a Turkish military observation post in northwestern Syr...
17:56, 2019-06-16

At least 27 killed by airstrikes in rebel-controlled Syrian town The high death toll marked a sharp increase in the escalation between the two sides amid intense fighting....
18:00, 2019-07-22

Thousands of Syrian refugees could be sent back, says Lebanese minister Gebran Bassil claims many refugees are not living in political fear, but stay for economic reasonsAs many as three quarters of Syrian refugees in Leb...
08:16, 2019-06-15

Syrian government has few options to battle fuel sanctions BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government is scrambling to deal with its worst fuel crisis since the war began in 2011, aggravated by U.S. sanctions target...
15:56, 2019-05-03

U.S. forces preparing to find a way to protect Syrian oil fields U.S. forces have been ordered to prepare to provide security for oil fields in eastern Syria to prevent them from falling into the hands of the Islam...
17:44, 2019-10-26

Syrian troops expand offensive despite calls for calm BEIRUT (AP) — Syria activists and media say government forces are expanding their ground offensive in northwestern Syria, pushing into the last rebel...
15:48, 2019-05-11

In Lebanon, Syrian refugees face new pressure to go home ARSAL, Lebanon (AP) — Lebanese authorities have undertaken their most aggressive campaign yet for Syrian refugees to return home, taking action to en...
08:52, 2019-06-20

Turkish strikes are causing chaos on the Syrian border — here's what you need to know After President Donald Trump announced his decision late Sunday night to pull US troops from northeastern Syria, Turkey began an invasion of territor...
19:28, 2019-10-10

US briefing: Impeachment testimony, Syrian oil and anti-vaxxer ads Thursday’s top story: Key witness claims Trump cared more about investigating Biden than the fate of Ukraine. Plus, why the super-rich love South Dak...
14:04, 2019-11-14

The cat man of Aleppo: rescuing battle-weary Syrian strays Mohammad Aljaleel looked after homeless cats during the aerial bombardment of Aleppo. He has since set up a dedicated sanctuary and veterinary clinic...
10:32, 2019-08-06

Syrian army captures key Idlib town from rebels Russian-backed Syrian regime forces have taken an important town in the rebel stronghold province of Idlib. The regime's three-month campaign has kil...
12:56, 2019-08-11

Turkey calls for end to Syrian forces offensive on Idlib ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar is accusing the Syrian government of trying to expand its field of control in Idlib...
19:20, 2019-05-10

Russia slams US move on Syrian oil fields as 'banditry' The US push to claim Syrian oil fields is "banditry," the Russian Defense Ministry has said. A US military convoy was heading towards oil fields of S...
22:56, 2019-10-26

Turkey wants Syrian forces out of border areas: aide Syrian Kurdish-led forces and Turkey exchanged blame on Saturday for fighting that has rattled a U.S.-brokered cease-fire in northeastern Syria, as t...
01:08, 2019-10-20

Gavin Extence: Sheffield author on his Syrian refugee novel Gavin Extence's fourth book The End of Time follows two Syrian teenagers on their journey to the UK....
01:28, 2019-09-23

Review: ‘Zauberland’ Pairs Schumann With a Syrian Refugee The show, which weaves new songs into the classic “Dichterliebe,” arrived at the White Light Festival starring the soprano Julia Bullock....
19:32, 2019-10-30

Turkey accused of defying Syrian border ceasefire Turkish forces have reportedly shelled the northeast border town of Ras al-Ayn despite a 5-day truce agreed by Ankara and Washington. The pause is me...
12:52, 2019-10-18

‘Sesame Street’ comforts children displaced by Syrian war “Sesame Street” in the past year has tackled everything from foster care to substance abuse...
16:28, 2020-01-22

US warns Syrian government over renewed chemical weapons use The State Department thinks the Syrian government has renewed its use of chemical weapons....
04:48, 2019-05-22

Iraqi airline set to resume flights to Syrian capital DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria’s Transport Ministry says Iraqi Airways is set to resume flights to the Syrian capital Damascus for the first time...
19:12, 2019-05-16

After ‘For Sama,’ a Syrian Family Finds Refuge in London As Waad al-Kateab’s intimate documentary about life during the Syrian uprising airs on PBS, she discusses what her family’s day-to-day looks like as ...
19:00, 2019-11-20

Syrian ground troops push into rebel enclave BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian pro-government media say troops have pushed their way into a rebel-held enclave in the northwest, clashing with insurgents and w...
13:44, 2019-05-08

ISIS jihadis sentenced to hanging without trial under 'Syrian law' Syrian President Bashar al-Assad announced new terror measures against jihadis after declaring ISIS membership a hanging offence without trial, follo...
09:48, 2019-11-28

Syrian airstrikes in Idlib leave at least 18 dead despite ceasefire Children and rescue workers among those killed after market and industrial zone hitAt least 18 civilians have been killed in airstrikes as an offensi...
16:04, 2020-01-16

Lebanon forces Syrian refugees to tear down walls BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s state-run National News Agency says Lebanese troops have entered refugee settlements in a town near the Syrian border t...
13:44, 2019-07-01

‘The Cave’ is the harrowing tale of an underground Syrian hospital What is it really like to be in northern Syria when the bombing starts? Few people are better equipped to tell you than Feras Fayyad, whose documenta...
19:56, 2019-10-17

Syrian man jailed for killing that sparked far-right riots in Germany Asylum seeker Alaa Sheikhi guilty of manslaughter of Daniel Hillig in ChemnitzA Syrian asylum seeker accused of a killing that sparked a week of far-...
18:48, 2019-08-22

Syrian Kurds say spy stole Baghdadi’s underpants for DNA test Syrian Democratic Forces also claim they played a key role in tracking down Baghdadi to a compound in northern Syria Syrian Kurds say they managed to...
00:44, 2019-10-29

Syrian airstrikes in Idlib leave at least 21 dead despite ceasefire Children and rescue workers among those killed after market and industrial zone hitAt least 21 civilians have been killed in airstrikes in Idlib amid...
18:40, 2020-01-16

NY judge resigns after conflict of interest in divorce case A respected long-time upstate judge agreed to resign after he was caught dishing out orders from the bench — on a divorce case in which he priv...
22:04, 2019-08-12

‘Not just a regional conflict’: US won’t allow China to invade Taiwan, lawmaker says Western powers won’t let China get away with invading Taiwan, a senior Republican lawmaker warned after island voters reelected their U.S.-friendly p...
21:36, 2020-01-13

Reparations for sexual violence in conflict – ‘what survivors want most, yet receive least’ Ten years ago, the UN Security Council established a mandate to prevent and address the scourge of conflict-related sexual violence. At a commemorati...
21:24, 2019-10-30

Germany split on path forward in US-Iran conflict Germany has been reluctant to embrace the United States' "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran. Analysts say the current juncture requires more di...
18:56, 2020-01-06

'There will be conflict': Huawei founder says US underestimates company's strength Founder Ren Zhengfei says 5G plans will be unaffected and suggests US leaders have miscalculatedThe founder of Huawei, Ren Zhengfei, has said the US ...
06:08, 2019-05-21

South Sudan tries to protect wildlife after long conflict BIRE KPATOUS GAME RESERVE, South Sudan — Charles Matthew secures his beret, slings a rifle over his shoulder and prepares a team for an overnight foo...
19:40, 2019-07-29

Johnson knew of potential conflict of interest, says Arcuri US businesswoman says Boris Johnson was also aware of her links to Libor-rigger Tom HayesLatest politics news - live updatesBoris Johnson was aware t...
20:28, 2019-10-30

CNN’s Democratic Debates Give Conflict a Reality-TV Boost Facing elimination in the next round, candidates sought to stand out by lashing out, and the network played up the drama....
17:44, 2019-08-01

Sudan and rebels agree plan to end Darfur conflict The government and rebel groups agreed to discuss power-sharing and returning millions of people who were displaced. The agreement was hailed as an "...
18:36, 2019-12-28

Donald Trump offers to mediate Kashmir conflict The US president has said he "would love to be a mediator" for the frozen conflict between India and Pakistan. Trump has the potential to "bring the ...
00:16, 2019-07-23

US-Iran conflict would hit energy supplies, says Iranian general Gen Saleh Jokar also says Iran’s missiles could easily reach US warships in GulfIranian missiles could easily hit US ships in the Gulf, and any confl...
20:52, 2019-05-17

Putin meets with Ukraine leader for 1st time with aim to end conflict A major breakthrough is unlikely, but whatever happens, the summit is the biggest test yet for the Ukrainian President, who won the presidency partly...
18:32, 2019-12-09

Red Sox move up game start to avoid Stanley Cup conflict BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox will move up the start of Wednesday’s game against the Texas Rangers by more than three hours to 4:05 p.m. to ...
01:48, 2019-06-11

There is an answer to the world's deadliest human-elephant conflict Sri Lanka has the world's highest rate of human-elephant conflict – last year alone, it killed 70 people and 300 elephants. A simple solution can mak...
14:52, 2019-10-21

The Latest: UN chief says world can’t afford Gulf conflict OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The Latest on the Group of 20 summit meetings in Osaka, Japan (all times local): 11:20 a.m. The U.N. chief says the world canR...
04:56, 2019-06-28

Oil tanker attacks will inflame conflict between the US, its allies and Iran The explosions, on a vital passageway for the world’s oil supply, may prove Trump’s policy of coercion has backfiredThe explosions were bigger and th...
19:28, 2019-06-13

How we stay together: productive conflict, commitment and 48-hour holidays Mary Crock and Ron McCallum were engaged just six weeks after their second date. Over three decades later, they share what has made it workNames: Mar...
22:12, 2019-10-04

Evo Morales: 'civil conflict' risk if I stand in next elections In interview in Mexico City, ousted Bolivian president says he renounced his candidacy ‘in the name of peace’Bolivia’s ousted and exiled president, E...
08:44, 2019-11-25

New evidence emerges of Russian role in Ukraine conflict Research group Forensic Architecture collected images to use in ECHR caseNewly collated evidence documenting Russian military involvement in the conf...
15:16, 2019-08-18

Tucker Carlson says he's rooting for Russia in conflict with Ukraine Fox News host adds ‘I’m serious’ before claiming he was jokingRemarks decried as ‘specialized form of Trump admiration’Tucker Carlson is rooting for ...
14:52, 2019-11-26

Dominic Cummings accused of conflict of interest over NHS fund Boris Johnson’s aide was consultant for AI startup that could win share of £250m fund Boris Johnson’s most senior aide, Dominic Cummings, is facing c...
13:56, 2019-10-11

Water wars: How to avoid conflict over our most precious resource Climate change is altering weather patterns, endangering the water supply of over half of humanity. New thinking is required to avoid things boiling ...
12:12, 2019-08-05

Opinion: Donald Trump sets US up for conflict with Iran Donald Trump nearly took the Middle East to the brink with airstrikes against Iran. The US president's aggressive stance is sabotaging his professed ...
17:28, 2019-06-21

Democrats walk out of Trump meeting about Turkey conflict WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic congressional leaders say they walked out of a briefing with President Donald Trump on Turkey after hearing little but i...
02:40, 2019-10-17

Attacks in Burkina Faso — a simmering Islamist conflict Six people killed in a Sunday church service were the latest victims of terrorist attacks in northern Burkina Faso. While the attacks haven't made he...
19:40, 2019-05-13

Hezbollah-Israel tension heightens fear of conflict Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah has openly threatened Israel with attacks as the group has increased its military might. Two weeks before Israeli p...
22:44, 2019-09-04

UAE scaling back military role in Yemen conflict The UAE is beginning a partial military drawdown in Yemen. Experts say the country is pushing for a political solution to end the conflict, but growi...
01:16, 2019-07-10

UN council adopts 1st measure on people missing in conflict UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has unanimously approved its first-ever resolution focused on the countless thousands of people missi...
18:56, 2019-06-11

Ferrari: Key team personnel running F1 would be conflict of interest Formula 1 teams would not be happy to see a former team boss take a senior role within the championship like Toto Wolff has been linked to, says Ferr...
11:44, 2020-01-02

Penske plays down conflict of interest in IndyCar, Indianapolis buy Roger Penske hops his "credibility" will prevent accusations of a conflict of interest following his corporation's purchase of IndyCar and Indianapol...
15:36, 2019-11-05

More than 70 million people now fleeing conflict and oppression worldwide One in every 108 people were displaced in 2018, yet offers of resettlement were half level of previous yearThe number of people forced to flee their ...
08:36, 2019-06-19

Dr. David Hamburg, Leader in Conflict Resolution, Dies at 93 As a behavioral scientist and president of the Carnegie Corporation, he took on policy issues that bring about “hatred and violence and ignorance.”...
23:28, 2019-04-23

AOC says climate change has tarnished her ‘dreams of motherhood’ The Queens Congresswoman's "dreams of motherhood now taste bittersweet, because of what I know about our children's future," she told an audience in ...
23:28, 2019-10-12

A throwaway Bob's Burgers is unsure what to do with Linda's PTA dreams Linda Belcher is a ridiculous human. This is true of all the Belchers, to varying extents, including her theoretically more sensible spouse—you know,...
15:44, 2019-05-06

'All I want is to go': five young athletes on their dreams of Olympic glory It’s exactly a year until the torch is lit at the Tokyo Olympics. Here, five hopefuls reveal some of the sacrifices they’ve made in the pursuit of a ...
15:44, 2019-07-21

Made In Dreams, This Is What Cyberpunk 2077 Would Look Like If It Was Released On The PS1 Cyberpunk 2077 is shaping up to be a big game with some incredible visuals that will probably end up pushing current-gen hardware pretty hard. But wh...
22:40, 2020-01-11

Up Garage Is the Auto Parts Store of Your Dreams Have you ever woken up and told yourself you need the instrument cluster cover from a Honda CR-Z? Have you ever walked into an auto parts store with ...
21:28, 2019-07-25

The rules restricting Gauff's teenage dreams "Coco Gauff - and any other teenage girl playing tennis - has to abide by some stringent rules, designed to protect her and the longevity of her care...
19:24, 2019-10-13

Thank you to ... Danny Dyer, who convinced me to follow my dreams In this series writers celebrate a person who changed their lives. Here Coco Khan thanks the actor for all the laughs – and a valuable life lessonDea...
07:20, 2019-12-26

Dreams becomes reality: the game that can make an artist out of anyone Digital artist Dan Hett explores the Dreamiverse, a galaxy of games, music, art and ideas created by players in a limitless virtual art studioAs a di...
12:56, 2019-05-23

Made In Dreams, This Is What Cyberpunk 2077 Would Like If It Was Released On The PS1 Cyberpunk 2077 is shaping up to be a big game with some incredible visuals that will probably end up pushing current-gen hardware pretty hard. But wh...
22:04, 2020-01-11

The new iPod Touch killed our dreams for an iPhone SE 2 When we asked you whether you want to see а still-small but more powerful sequel to Apple's iPhone SE cutie pie, the answer was a resounding "yes!". ...
13:12, 2019-06-12

Escargot Dreams: The Only Legitimate Snail Farm in the U.S. On the North Fork of Long Island, a former chef is harvesting thousands of snails. Local restaurants have noticed....
11:40, 2019-04-12

This travel website wants to give you $15,000 towards the honeymoon of your dreams $15k towards your honeymoon sounds amazing, but there’s a catch.       ...
16:32, 2019-08-15

Broke Gen X to inherit cost of Gen Z’s unrealistic dreams As Democratic candidate after Democratic candidate continues to find things to make “free,” there’s the inevitable question of who will pay for it. F...
20:00, 2019-06-29

This Breakfast Looks Deliciously Real But Was Actually Made In Dreams Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, according to science and my mom. But while this big plate of breakfast looks tasty, it sadly can’t b...
17:44, 2020-01-04

Tua Tagovailoa’s injury dashes more than Alabama’s dreams College football lost Saturday afternoon. The playoff lost. Fans everywhere lost, aside from those with Pac-12 and Big 12 rooting interests. Alabama ...
00:24, 2019-11-18

Jennifer Lopez dreams about bread, just like the rest of us Jennifer Lopez is sharing insight about making professional decisions on their own terms -- and dreaming of far away destinations and carbs....
16:56, 2020-01-14

'I made my film Fish to keep my son's dreams alive' A film shot by a father and son, while in detention on the Hungarian-Serbian border, is shown at human rights film festivals in Europe....
08:52, 2019-11-21

Paul McCartney Still Dreams About John Lennon It's been almost 40 years since John Lennon died. However, Paul McCartney said he still "dreams" about his former bandmate. The 77-year-old artist ...
17:56, 2019-09-24

This is the stunning iPhone 12 of our dreams, but it’s too good to be true Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max were just released a couple of weeks ago, so isn’t it far too soon to be talk...
14:56, 2019-10-02

Look: Dreams lead Michigan man to $500,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man said a trio of prophetic dreams led him to a specific scratch-off lottery ticket that earned him a $500,000 jackpot....
21:32, 2019-12-09

Review: In ‘Little Women,’ a Girl Dreams of a Man’s World The stage adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s novel places the ambitious, thwarted Jo March at its center....
04:04, 2019-06-05

Why do we forget our dreams? Study sheds light New research in mice singles out a group of neurons that may be responsible for our forgetting unnecessary information during the dreaming stage of s...
02:52, 2019-09-24

‘Pumpgirl’ Review: Gas for Sale but Dreams on Hold An exquisite Irish Repertory Theater revival captures a trio of lost souls aching to connect in their constricting small town....
23:48, 2019-11-20

I'm My 'Ancestors' Wildest Dreams?' Nah, Bruh. I Ain't That Special Maybe 15 years ago, upset that I couldn’t remember the details of these epic dreams I kept having, I started leaving a notebook at my bedside to jot...
21:52, 2019-07-08

Neon dreams: Los Angeles by night – in pictures Franck Bohbot’s photography series LA Confidential, started in 2018, is a nocturnal exploration that focuses on neon signs. “At night, everything cha...
19:00, 2019-11-02

Holding Fast to High-Flying Dreams In “My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich,” Ibi Zoboi’s memorable hybrid novel, a rising seventh grader needs her space — specifically, outer space....
11:20, 2019-08-27

Someone Is Making A Dexter's Lab Video Game In Dreams Dexter’s Laboratory, a popular Cartoon Network show from back in the 90s, is getting turned into a video game thanks to a skilled Dreams creator....
22:36, 2019-05-18

The Voice Coaches Have the Slumber Party of Your Dreams Now this is a party we're jealous of. In the below exclusive teaser of The Voice season 17, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton, John Legend and returning...
15:20, 2019-09-03

Eat These Vitamin B6-Rich Foods To Memorise Your Dreams Consuming vitamin B6 in adequate amounts may build up your eidetic memory and help you retain all your dreams in your brain...
16:28, 2019-09-04

Sweet dreams are made of this: 5 facts about sleeping Some people claim they only need four to five hours of sleep a night. After that, these super-humans say, they wake up nice and refreshed, ready for ...
15:00, 2019-06-21

Trump, on climate, says he won't jeopardize U.S. wealth on 'dreams' U.S. President Donald Trump, responding to a question about climate change, said on Monday that U.S. wealth is based on energy and he won't jeopardiz...
19:16, 2019-08-26

Amnesty: Turkey forced Syrian refugees back into war zone The human rights watchdog spoke with dozens of refugees who were illegally removed from Turkey and sent back to Syria without a so-called "safe zone"...
04:40, 2019-10-25

The Latest: Turkey says Syrian troops violate cease-fire BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on the Syrian civil war (all times local): 6:55 p.m. Turkey’s Defense Minister Hulusi Akar is accusing the Syrian gove...
19:20, 2019-05-10

Dutch police arrest Syrian suspected of war crimes, terror THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch prosecutors say police have arrested a Syrian on suspicion of war crimes and terrorism in his home country where ...
16:52, 2019-05-21

Tommy Robinson sued by Syrian schoolboy he accused of assault Jamal Hijazi brings libel action over EDL founder’s claim he attacked white schoolgirlsThe Syrian schoolboy who was filmed being attacked in a playgr...
14:04, 2019-05-15

Syrian Kurds hand over four 'Islamic State' children to Germany Kurdish authorities in Syria have handed over four children to Germany who had parents that were "Islamic State" fighters. Many EU countries are grap...
17:16, 2019-08-19

Fighting in Kurdish-held Syrian town despite cease-fire Shelling and gunfire could be heard in and around Ras al-Ayn as smoke billowed from locations near the border with Turkey....
12:40, 2019-10-18

US accuses Syrian government of fresh chemical weapon attack State department says it will respond ‘quickly and appropriately’ if use of chlorine is provenThe US says it has seen signs the Syrian government may...
08:44, 2019-05-22

Car bomb kills 2 in western Iraqi village near Syrian border BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says a car bomb has exploded in a western village near the Syrian border, killing two people and wounding t...
18:40, 2019-05-23

Rebels withdraw in key Syrian town as pro-Assad troops advance Move by insurgents in Khan Sheikhun marks a milestone for Idlib, the last major rebel strongholdInsurgent groups have withdrawn from Khan Sheikhun in...
14:24, 2019-08-20

Syrian activists say bombing of rebel area killed 5 people BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rescue workers and activists say government warplanes have bombed the last rebel stronghold in the country again, levelling a bu...
14:32, 2019-05-30

Turkey accused of using threats and deception to deport Syrian refugees Amnesty claims people bussed out in handcuffs were beaten or signed ‘voluntary return’ forms in belief they would get blanketsHundreds of Syrian refu...
11:12, 2019-10-25

Turkish forces capture al-Baghdadi’s sister in Syrian raid The older sister of slain ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was captured by Turkish forces on Monday in northwestern Syria, according to a senior Turk...
00:20, 2019-11-05

US repatriates family from Syrian detention camp for Isis suspects Exclusive: removal of four people could put pressure on other countries to follow suitAn American family has been removed from a Syrian detention cen...
20:24, 2019-05-22

Turkish forces escalate military barrage on Syrian Kurds Turkey stepped up its air and artillery strikes on Kurdish militia in northeast Syria on Friday, escalating an offensive that has drawn warnings of h...
17:44, 2019-10-11

Russian troops patrol between Turkish and Syrian forces on border Soldiers’ presence underlines Moscow’s role as power broker after evacuation of US personnel Russian units have begun patrolling territory separating...
16:52, 2019-10-15

U.K. journalists take cover after being ‘tracked, targeted and fired upon’ by Syrian forces “We had suddenly become the new targets,” wrote Sky News journalist Alex Crawford of the incident....
02:40, 2019-05-24

Syrian Kurds Pelt Retreating U.S. Troops with Rotten Fruit Despite President Trump's claims the Kurds are happy the U.S. is abandoning them, video shows them throwing rotten fruit at U.S. troops....
18:12, 2019-10-21

Syrian government and opposition meet to draft 'historic' constitution For the first time since the civil war began nearly a decade ago, Syrian opposition and government representatives met to draft a new constitution fo...
16:32, 2019-10-30

Syrian residents pelt retreating US troops with food and insults Angry scenes demonstrate sense of betrayal amid rushed US withdrawalPelted with fruit and hounded by insults, the American military’s exit from Syria...
18:40, 2019-10-21

Residents of Syrian city pelt retreating US troops with food Scenes in Kurdish city demonstrate sense of betrayal amid rushed US withdrawalResidents pelted apparently retreating US troops with potatoes as they ...
15:08, 2019-10-21

Satellite images appear to show Iranian oil tanker off Syrian coast A once-detained Iranian oil tanker appears to have made its way to Syria, even as the United States sought to squeeze off Tehran’s ability to move oi...
15:32, 2019-09-07

Trump called Turkey’s president to demand an end to Syrian invasion President Trump called Turkey’s president Monday to demand he halt the country’s incursion into Syria and enact an immediate ceasefire, Vice Pr...
04:24, 2019-10-15

Tensions forces evacuation of Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon DEIR AL-AHMAR, Lebanon (AP) — Dozens of Syrian refugees have dismantled their tents in a camp they lived in for years in eastern Lebanon after author...
17:12, 2019-06-09

Crop fires, a weapon of war, ruin Iraqi, Syrian harvests IRBIL, Iraq (AP) — Crop fires in parts of Syria and Iraq this month have been blamed alternately on defeated Islamic State militants seeking to aveng...
09:16, 2019-05-30

Syrian troops enter Kurdish fight against Turkish forces Deal to support Kurds in exchange for key cities set to open new front in civil warSyrian troops have begun sweeping into Kurdish-held territory on a...
10:52, 2019-10-14

John Oliver on Trump's Syrian decision: 'The consequences have been dire' The Last Week Tonight has dissected Trump’s strategy, of lack thereof, for pulling out US troops from the Syrian-Turkish borderJohn Oliver criticised...
16:48, 2019-10-28

Germany: Syrian man who posed with severed head charged with war crimes The 33-year old claims he did not kill and then desecrate the body of an opposing fighter. The suspect is already in prison for lesser crimes....
20:56, 2019-08-23

'Leaving us to be slaughtered': Syrian Kurds commander condemns US pullout The commander of the Syrian Kurdish forces in the northern part of the country condemned President Trump's decision to remove U.S. soldiers from the ...
00:00, 2019-10-13

Syrian med students trade translation services for e-learning access (Reuters Health) - Arabic-speaking medical students in war-torn Syria are providing translation services to an online educational company in exchange...
00:16, 2019-12-31

Syrian soccer goalie who became rebel icon dies in battle BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian rebel spokesman says a famous soccer goalkeeper who became an icon of the rebellion against President Bashar Assad has died of...
13:56, 2019-06-08

Syrian troops regain control of village they lost to rebels DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media say government forces have regained control of a northwestern village, just days after losing it to militan...
12:36, 2019-05-26

Syrian TV: Israeli rocket strike kills a soldier, injures 1 DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media says an Israeli rocket attack has struck the country’s south, killing one soldier and injuring anothe...
21:12, 2019-05-27

Review: In ‘Power Strip,’ a Syrian Story Both Bleak and Striking Sylvia Khoury’s insidiously sharp new play arrives as the eight-year-old conflict is making fresh headlines in the United States....
04:08, 2019-10-22

Turkish forces capture center of key Syrian border town Turkey’s military entered the key Syrian border town of Ras al Ain Saturday as its offensive against Kurdish fighters reached its fourth day de...
19:20, 2019-10-12

Syrian government documents show reach of Assad’s agencies BEIRUT (AP) — A Washington-based Syrian watchdog says thousands of documents collected from abandoned Syrian government offices reveal the reach of P...
13:20, 2019-05-21

Explosions heard in Syrian capital apparent Israeli strikes DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syrian state media is reporting that several explosions were heard in the capital Damascus as the country’s air defenses...
21:40, 2019-05-17

Syrian army moves to confront Turkish forces as U.S. withdraws The deal between Syria’s Kurds and its government is a major shift in alliances that came after President Donald Trump ordered all U.S. troops withdr...
16:00, 2019-10-14

Russia says Syrian government forces halt fire in Idlib MOSCOW (AP) — Russia says Syrian government forces have unilaterally ceased fire in the northern Idlib province, the last major rebel stronghold. Fig...
14:48, 2019-05-19

Syrian families returning home from IS camp face hostility RAQQA, Syria — After two years on the run with the Islamic State group, Um Mahmoud just wanted to return home. When she finally made it to Raqqa with...
21:12, 2019-09-23

Storms and snow in Lebanon worsen plight for Syrian refugees Storm-force winds and snow across Lebanon have worsened the plight for tens of thousands of Syrian refugees who’ve been forced from their homes by ne...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Turkey presses Syrian assault as thousands flee the fighting People run to take cover after mortars fired from Syria, in Akcakale, Turkey, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019. An Associated Press journalist said at least t...
17:20, 2019-10-10

Exclusive: 2,000 Syrian fighters deployed to Libya to support government Anti-Turkish sentiment could grow after Ankara agrees to help fight against insurgencyTwo thousand Syrian fighters have travelled from Turkey or will...
13:36, 2020-01-15

Syrian Refugees Toil on Turkey’s Hazelnut Farms With Little to Show for It On farms that produce 70 percent of the world’s hazelnuts for Nestlé, Godiva and Nutella, Syrians say they can’t earn a living wage — or much respect...
12:40, 2019-04-29

What matters to Canada’s new Syrian-born citizens in this federal election? Excited to have the chance to vote, these new Canadians say immigration policy is an important factor in deciding who they choose on election day....
01:12, 2019-10-05

Israel attacks Iranian and Syrian military targets near Damascus Israel has said it attacked Iranian and Syrian military targets near Damascus in retaliation to Syrian rockets fired towards Israel the day before. S...
05:08, 2019-11-20

Syrian refugee arrested for plot to bomb Pittsburgh church Federal authorities have arrested a Syrian refugee who was plotting to attack a Pittsburgh church, the Department of Justice announced Wednesday. Mus...
01:00, 2019-06-20

Syrian refugee charged in church bombing plot due in court PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Syrian refugee charged with plotting to bomb a Pittsburgh church to inspire followers of the Islamic State of Iraq is due in fede...
12:52, 2019-06-21

‘Welcome to Canada’: Donations pour in for Syrian boy to play hockey in St. John’s, N.L. Canadians are sending money and gear to equip Yaman Bai, a 10-year-old from Syria, with everything he needs to play hockey in his new home....
22:04, 2020-01-21

Syrian foreign minister demands withdrawal of all U.S. and Turkish troops There are around 1,000 U.S. troops in Syria on a mission to combat Islamic State militants....
23:00, 2019-09-28

Syrian government intensifies bombardment of rebel-held area BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian opposition activists say a government bombardment of rebel-held areas in the country’s northwest has killed and wounded do...
14:16, 2019-05-04

Syrian regime targets hospital and refugee camp, killing at least 22 Civilians killed and dozens more injured after missile attack near Qah, Idlib provinceAt least 22 civilians have died after Syrian government shellin...
17:56, 2019-11-21

Prosecutors: Syrian man planned ISIS-fueled church bombing PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Syrian refugee who came to the U.S. three years ago plotted to bomb a church this spring to inspire followers of the Islamic Stat...
05:36, 2019-06-20

Pope's Christmas Day message: the 'light of Christ' is greater than all conflict Amid an atmosphere of global conflict, the pope has called for peace in his annual Christmas message. The church itself has been plagued by recent sc...
14:00, 2019-12-25

Republican hawks won't push Trump to escalate Iran conflict Capitol Hill breathed a sigh of relief Wednesday as President Donald Trump pulled the nation back from the brink of all-out war with Iran — with even...
20:52, 2020-01-08

US flexes muscle in Ukraine dispute, warns of new 'conflict' in Europe The Trump administration is taking new moves to flex its diplomatic muscle to calm escalating tensions over Russia’s effort to bully Ukraine and its ...
20:36, 2019-07-23

Homicide kills far more people than armed conflict, new UN study shows Some 464,000 people across the world were victims of homicidal violence in 2017, more than five times the number killed in armed conflict over the sa...
16:32, 2019-07-08

Over 80 per cent of schools in anglophone Cameroon shut down, as conflict worsens More than 80 per cent of schools in the English-speaking North-West and South-West regions of Cameroon are closed, as the security situation and livi...
23:04, 2019-06-21

Jets’ infuriating Le’Veon Bell conflict is at major crossroad Use him or move him. The Jets need to either use Le’Veon Bell properly or trade him. This figures to be a critical issue the team, beginning with gen...
01:40, 2019-12-03

Democrats move swiftly to halt Trump's conflict with Iran House Democrats are preparing a powerful rebuke of President Donald Trump as they attempt to rein in his war powers amid sharply growing tensions wit...
21:12, 2020-01-06

Controversy and conflict clouds Israel-hosted Eurovision 2019 The Palestinian-led BDS movement, which promotes boycotts, divestment and sanctions against Israel, has called on performers to pull out of the music...
00:08, 2019-05-13

Gaza conflict: Israel ends hostilities with Islamic Jihad Gaza's Islamic Jihad announced a cease-fire on Thursday. Shortly afterwards, Israel announced an end to military operations in the region....
09:56, 2019-11-14

US briefing: Syria conflict, Trump shooting video and #MeToo at two Monday’s top story: Syrian and Turkish forces on a collision course in Kurdish territory. Plus, the nepotism and partisanship crisis in the US civil ...
12:28, 2019-10-14

Putin, Zelenskiy meet for Paris summit on Ukraine conflict The leaders of Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany are in Paris for a long-awaited summit on the conflict in eastern Ukraine. The talks aim to revive...
16:52, 2019-12-09

Iran army: US lacks 'courage' for conflict after Trump threats Donald Trump had warned Iran would be hit "very hard" if Tehran retaliates against the US, saying "52 sites" had been targeted. But Iran's army chief...
10:00, 2020-01-05

India denies Trump 'mediator' role in Kashmir conflict Indian officials have told angry opposition lawmakers that the government had not invited Donald Trump to mediate the conflict. A day before, the US ...
19:32, 2019-07-23

Evo Morales 'refused to stand in elections due to ethnic conflict fears' Ousted Bolivian president says he renounced his candidacy ‘in the name of peace’Bolivia’s ousted and exiled president, Evo Morales, says he has ruled...
06:56, 2019-11-25

Twenty One Pilots forced to cancel show because of NBA playoffs conflict Not everyone in Toronto was pleased with the Raptors win in the NBA’s Eastern Conference Final on Saturday....
13:08, 2019-05-29

Yo-Yo Ma’s concert at the border was a beautiful prayer amid an ugly conflict “In culture we build bridges, not walls,” the renowned cellist said before free performance....
20:40, 2019-04-15

In ‘Derry Girls,’ the Lighter Side of Life in a Conflict Zone The sitcom set in Northern Ireland takes place in a maelstrom of sectarian violence and adolescent angst. It’s funny, too....
14:00, 2019-07-31

Pentagon sees high risk of ‘unintended conflict’ with Iran U.S. military officials see a high risk of “unintended conflict” with Iran due to rising tensions in the Persian Gulf, according to top Pentagon offi...
21:44, 2019-07-20

Japan’s PM warns ‘accidental conflict’ is possible amid U.S., Iran tension Abe’s trip is the highest-level effort yet to de-escalate the crisis as Tehran appears poised to break the 2015 nuclear deal it struck with world pow...
00:32, 2019-06-13

FROM THE FIELD: Murals help heal wounds of bloody conflict in Guatemala “The villagers knew that the military kidnapped [indigenous] people and brought them here and tortured them. While alive, they were forced to dig the...
19:40, 2019-06-08

FROM THE FIELD: facing up to the extreme mental health pressures of conflict For those caught up in conflict situations, the trauma can lead to severe mental health problems. This is also the case for the humanitarian workers ...
18:12, 2019-07-02

Cameroon: Kids bear the brunt as armed conflict continues In the English-speaking communities of Cameroon hit by a prolonged conflict, some children have not been to school for three years. Home schooling is...
12:00, 2019-07-27

New NCAA enforcement model contains glaring conflict of interest from the jump With no appeals allowed and some questionable committee members, the NCAA should have done better...
16:36, 2019-08-02

Russia backs fresh talks on eastern Ukraine conflict Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has talked about the prospect of peace in eastern Ukraine with Vladimir Putin. The Russian leader said he was...
20:48, 2019-07-11

'Our Boys' powerfully puts faces on Israeli-Palestinian conflict The language and pacing in "Our Boys" reflect its Israeli roots, but the emotional core of this powerful fact-based miniseries hinges on tribalism, t...
20:52, 2019-08-12

Trump heads for the golf course as leaders gather to mark conflict Dominic Raab leads British delegation to the Polish capital, while Vladimir Putin is not invitedEuropean leaders, including Germany’s Angela Merkel, ...
10:40, 2019-09-01

Berger 'dreams' of the DTM racing in Monaco after Norisring meeting DTM boss Gerhard Berger says he dreams of having the series race at Formula 1 and Formula E venue Monaco in the future...
13:04, 2019-07-17

White Sox, Yankees to play at ‘Field of Dreams’ in 2020 White Sox, Yankees to play at ‘Field of Dreams’ in 2020 in 1st major league game ever played in Iowa...
17:52, 2019-08-08

How the Dumbo team designed the theme park of their dreams Tim Burton’s live-action adaptation of Dumbo hit theaters earlier this year. We sat down with producer Derek Frey to talk about the film, and how the...
20:36, 2019-06-26

‘Instant Dreams’ Review: Polaroid’s Too-Secret Ingredient Willem Baptist’s documentary is an impressionistic study of the end of the Polaroid camera and the “instant film” it used....
13:40, 2019-04-18

Sunday with Engelbert Humperdinck: ‘My dreams are the blueprints of my reality’ To relax at the weekends, the singer enjoys Scrabble, golf and riding his Harley-DavidsonHow do you start the day? I get up at at 6.30am. I watch a l...
08:08, 2020-01-19

Yankees to play White Sox at Field of Dreams next season It will be built, and they will come. The Yankees will play a game next season at the site of the Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa, Major League B...
17:28, 2019-08-08

A Football Player’s Mental Health Led Him Off the Field and Toward New Dreams “I love playing the game of football, but not the other stuff that goes with it,” said Isaiah Woods, now considering a career in design. “I stress my...
14:52, 2019-12-26

Review: IT Chapter Two is overlong, but Pennywise will still haunt your dreams Young Mike Hanson (Chosen Jacobs). [credit: YouTube/Warner Bros. ] ...
22:08, 2019-09-06

Tucker Carlson on Pete Buttigieg Will Haunt Your Dreams Listen to Tucker Carlson describe eating presidential candidate Pete Buttigeg alive and try not to be horrified....
20:12, 2019-04-17

Patti Smith Plumbs Her Dreams in ‘Year of the Monkey’ In her third memoir, the singer-songwriter, poet and author writes about her otherworldly experiences crisscrossing the country in 2016....
11:13, 2019-09-24

Review: ‘Einstein’s Dreams,’ Adapted and Muddled in a New Musical Alan Lightman’s novel loses its charm in Joanne Sydney Lessner and Joshua Rosenblum’s show, which lacks a sense of a sure artistic voice....
04:44, 2019-11-21

Al Horford saga officially blows up Celtics’ dreams No Kyrie, no AD and now, no Al. It only gets worse for the Celtics, who seem set to watch Al Horford join Kyrie Irving out the door. Horford, a five-...
05:12, 2019-06-19

Migrants in the Gulf see dreams of higher wages ruined More than a million foreign workers have been sent packing as Gulf leaders face pressure to hire more locals. Despite the region's reputation for exp...
10:20, 2019-06-18

Dreams: The PS4 game that lets you design and share your own reality Dreams, a groundbreaking new Playstation 4 game, lets everyone build their own exciting worlds by playing at being a developer - only without all tha...
11:44, 2019-05-18

Alas, so much for our dreams of a John Grisham Cinematic Universe Breaking the hearts of all of us with a desperate need to see lawyers who are moral, but also brave, stand up to the forces of legal and corporate co...
03:56, 2019-09-06

'I have a lot of dreams about John': Paul McCartney reminisces about The Beatles After all these years, Paul McCartney still believes in yesterday. The Beatles musician told Stephen Colbert he thinks about John Lennon 'quite often...
12:57, 2019-09-24

Here's the Hot-Rodded Twin-Turbo Porsche 356 of Your Wildest Dreams As I am sure you already know, hot-rodding isn’t exclusively for American cars. You can hot-rod just about anything you want. Even a Porsche 356. Esp...
00:20, 2019-06-08

Abdullah Ibrahim: A Lifetime of Dreams and Resistance at the Piano The South African musician formed the Jazz Epistles and got a boost from Duke Ellington. Now 84, he is a Jazz Master and still a vital force onstage....
20:24, 2019-07-31

This Jeep's 'Death Wobble' Is So Terrifying It Will Haunt Your Dreams As the owner of numerous solid front axle-equipped automobiles, I’ve dealt with the violent shake that is “Death Wobble” a number of times. And yet e...
02:52, 2019-12-05

Greta Thunberg Tells the U.N. "You Have Stolen My Dreams and My Childhood" Greta Thunberg became emotional and angry while addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Monday....
21:16, 2019-09-23

This Cute Kaiju Rampage Is The Best Dreams Level I've Played So Far There’s plenty of games about fighting and hunting monsters, but not enough games about being a monster and smashing things up. Thankfully there’s Dr...
00:16, 2019-08-30

This Star Wars X-Wing Game Was Made By A Fan In Dreams Every week it seems Dreams creators are building more and more impressive levels and mini-games. The latest fan creation that has caught my attention...
22:12, 2019-05-26

The ’90s-era video rental store of your dreams still exists—in some guy’s basement A few years ago, a VHS obsessive overflowing with more suburban nostalgia than a season of Stranger Things turned his entire basement into a video st...
17:48, 2019-12-06

Topkapi – A Palace of Dreams and Tears from the Ottoman Empire The palace of Topkapi near the Bosphorus strait witnessed the greatest glories and the most heartbreaking tragedies in the history of the Ottoman Emp...
19:12, 2019-05-03

From Nico Yennaris to Li Ke: the name change fuelling Chinese dreams Decision of a former England youth international to play for China could be the start of a trend that sees the country make its mark at the next Worl...
13:00, 2019-07-01

This Impressive-Looking Wipeout Inspired Game Was Built In Dreams Creators continue to make amazing things in the PS4 game creation tool, Dreams. The latest creation to catch my eye is an incredible futuristic racer...
22:36, 2019-11-10

Nicolas Cage dreams of shrimp people, according to Jay Baruchel Since Canadian nice guy Jay Baruchel and Conan O’Brien both swapped historical trivia on Tuesday’s Conan, here are some Jay Baruchel facts. He’s 37 s...
16:20, 2019-12-04

Pet owner who claims mystic cat can appear in your dreams selling it for £250k A pet owner in Russia is selling his mystic cat after claiming she told him in a dream to donate the money to a good cause...
11:00, 2020-01-17

Nobel literature winner dreams of a new narrative style Nobel Literature Prize winner Olga Tokarczuk says she thinks a new sort of fiction may be needed to counteract the modern era’s tendency to isolate a...
21:12, 2019-12-07

Your 1980s Mitsubishi Delica Van Dreams Live On In Taiwan Have you ever been doing something, minding your own business, say, perhaps, in the middle of a flapjack eating contest, when it suddenly hits you th...
19:24, 2019-09-12

Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road” Producer YoungKio Is Living His Dreams As YoungKio gets ready to come to America, the 19-year-old beatmaker behind 2019’s most unlikely smash by Lil Nas X recounts his wild ride....
18:36, 2019-04-23

You Can Buy the Lamborghini Countach of Your Dreams for Dirt Cheap (Except It's a Fiero) If you’ve always wanted a Lamborghini, but your pocketbook is about as empty as a my oil-burning Willys CJ-2A’s crankcase after 100 miles, there’s gr...
20:40, 2019-06-05

Woman Dreams Of Swallowing Ring, Wakes Up To Find She Actually Did In a bizarre incident, a woman who swallowed her engagement ring in her dream to keep it safe woke up to find she had actually swallowed it in real l...
13:56, 2019-09-16

At $3,500, Could This 1987 Porsche 924S Make You Forget Your 944 Dreams? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe 924 is a bit of an anomaly. Being the S it shares the 944’s engine, but not its brute looks. That makes it a bit lig...
14:16, 2019-09-26

Pipe Dreams: Will an Organ Roar in the New Geffen Hall? Organ lovers hope the rebuilt hall will return a pipe organ to the New York Philharmonic’s home. But space is tight....
16:04, 2019-12-15

Brexit ideas of UK food self-sufficiency are just pipe dreams In principle, it is a great idea for the UK to grow more of its food – but simple matters of geography, climate and population mean it is a no-go, sa...
16:00, 2019-10-24

A Dedicated Fan Is Remaking Metal Gear Solid In Dreams We’ve already seen some really cool things being built in the early access release of Dreams on PS4. Now we can add this Metal Gear Solid remake proj...
20:16, 2019-05-12

Tutu dreams: the Royal Academy of Dance at 100 – in pictures From tabletop pointe work to getting friendly with a skeleton – the RAD’s century of ballet training saw teachers including Adeline Genée and Margot ...
15:48, 2019-11-12

‘The Peanut Butter Falcon’ Review: Big Dreams and Possible Big Trouble Zack Gottsagen, an actor with Down syndrome, and Shia LaBeouf are a winning team in this feel-good adventure....
17:20, 2019-08-08

How Gabrielle Union Made All of Her Wildest Dreams Come True Should Gabrielle Union ever blank on just how far she's come, she has a tangible reminder to look back on. Two decades after the Omaha native burst...
15:04, 2019-05-13

Greta Thunberg to U.N. climate summit: 'you have stolen my dreams' Swedish teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg told world leaders at the opening of a United Nations conference on Monday that they had stolen her c...
18:52, 2019-09-23

Woman dreams of swallowing ring and wakes up to find she has A woman dreamt she had swallowed her engagement ring and when she woke up she realised she had....
17:48, 2019-09-16

This PS4, Xbox, and Switch mashup is the custom gaming rig of your dreams – and you can’t have it Origin PC decided to celebrate its 10th birthday by cobbling together a positively drool-worthy custom gaming system that pays homage to its hybrid P...
23:40, 2019-07-23

The '90s-era video rental store of your dreams still exists—in some guy's basement A few years ago, a VHS obsessive overflowing with more suburban nostalgia than a season of Stranger Things turned his entire basement into a video st...
16:32, 2019-12-06

Lizzo's Throwback Photo Will Inspire You to Chase Your Dreams Lizzo's 2019 glow-up has truly been an inspiration. To close out her unforgettable year, the superstar made her Saturday Night Live debut this weeken...
14:56, 2019-12-23

Syrian refugee, 17, attacked on San Diego trolley by man shouting slurs, police say Assault comes amid spate of Islamophobic hate crimes in southern California, advocates sayA 17-year-old Syrian refugee was attacked on a trolley in S...
00:52, 2019-10-18

‘Foreign children’ in overwhelmed Syrian camp need urgent international help, says top UN official Help is needed urgently from the international community to help some 2,500 apparently stateless “foreign children” at a camp for the displaced, in n...
18:44, 2019-04-18

Syrian teenager left suffering in Athens by UK Home Office 'failure' Unaccompanied Syrian fell into despair after waiting more than six months for response to applicationA Syrian teenager left suicidal after the Home O...
17:56, 2019-07-11

Car bomb kills 13 in Syrian border town, Turkey blames Kurds A car bomb killed 13 people Saturday in a market in the Northern Syria border town of Tal Abyad. No one immediately claimed responsibility for the at...
02:36, 2019-11-03

Kurds call on US to block Turkish military drones from Syrian air space Unmanned weapons ‘targeting anything they wish to’Kurds say Turks have killed 509 civilians and 412 troopsSyrian Kurds are asking the Pentagon to blo...
22:44, 2019-10-31

Now Canadian citizens, some Syrian refugees able to cast federal ballot for first time A few thousand people born in Syria have become Canadian citizens since 2015, and will be able to exercise their democratic right to vote this fall....
21:16, 2019-08-10

Syrian father, whose twins were killed in poison gas attack, displaced by violence again As Syria’s civil war edges toward a bloody end, many displaced persons fear that a government win will bring little relief — or sense of closure....
18:00, 2019-09-03

Germany: Syrian faces Islamic State-linked terrorism charges BERLIN (AP) — Prosecutors in Germany say a 31-year-old Syrian citizen faces terrorism charges for joining the Islamic State group in Syria. Fares A.B...
11:16, 2019-06-19

Erdoğan: I'll let Syrian refugees leave Turkey for west unless safe zone set up Turkey aims to resettle at least a third of the refugees in ‘safe zone’ within Syria, president saysThe Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has ...
14:28, 2019-09-05

Israel 'wide-scale strikes' hit Iranian, Syrian targets near Damascus Israel has said it attacked Iranian and Syrian military targets near Damascus in retaliation to Syrian rockets fired towards Israel the day before. S...
05:24, 2019-11-20

Guterres in Turkey: UN to study ‘new settlement areas’ plan for Syrian refugees Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday presented UN Secretary-General António Guterres with a plan for resettling hundreds-of-thousands of ...
20:28, 2019-11-01

Chemnitz: Syrian asylum-seeker convicted of killing that sparked far-right riots Alaa S. has been sentenced to nine years and six months for the killing of Daniel H. Chemnitz has done a lot to try and alter its image since the dea...
14:16, 2019-08-22

Freeland revokes appointment of Syrian consul after backlash over Assad support Canada is revoking its approval of a diplomatic appointment by the Syrian government to the country's consulate in Montreal....
17:40, 2019-09-25

New UN-Syrian Action Plan signals an 'important day' for child protection, says UN envoy The top UN official charged with representing the interests of children caught up in armed conflict, has signed a landmark new agreement on child pro...
19:28, 2019-07-01

Syrian army to deploy along Turkish border in deal with Kurdish-led forces BEIRUT/AMMAN — The Syrian army will deploy along the length of the border with Turkey in an agreement with the Kurdish-led administration in no...
23:28, 2019-10-13

7 dead, more than a dozen wounded in airstrikes on rebel-held Syrian town The latest casualties in the town of Saraqeb came as government forces captured two new villages on the southern edge of Idlib....
16:24, 2019-12-21

Syrian insurgents shell government-held rural area, kill 12 DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrian insurgents fired rockets into residential parts of the government-held northern province of Aleppo, striking a wedding party...
13:32, 2019-06-17

Steven Seagal film to tell story of Syrian toddler who drowned in Mediterranean Action star involved in Aylan Baby, about the three-year-old whose death widened awareness of the migrant crisisThe tragic death of Alan Kurdi, the t...
15:20, 2019-06-28

We must not abandon the women and children of Isis in Syrian camps | Azadeh Moaveni The prospect of scoring political points at home should not trump considerations of humanity and fairnessThe water in al-Hawl, the bleak camp in nort...
07:28, 2019-11-27

Ben Stiller advocates for Syrian refugees in emotional testimony, urges lawmakers to 'not look away' Actor and director Ben Stiller went to Capitol Hill Wednesday to advocate for Syrian refugees and talk how the U.S. can help....
19:16, 2019-05-02

Andrew Scheer calls appointment of Syrian consul in Montreal ‘outrageous’ Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says it is "outrageous'' that Ottawa has allowed a sympathizer of the Syrian president to become the honorary consu...
19:44, 2019-09-24

German chancellor urges Turkey’s president to stop Syrian invasion German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a Sunday phone call urged Turkey’s president to immediately halt his country’s military operations in northern Syr...
08:24, 2019-10-14

Syrian Kurdish forces say al-Baghdadi aide killed in joint operation with U.S. The commander, Mazloum Abdi, says that Abu Hassan al-Muhajir was killed late on Sunday near Jarablus, a town in northwestern Syria....
14:20, 2019-10-28

Turkish tanks mass on Syrian border in preparation for assault on Kurds Turkey has gathered forces on its southern border with Syria, as it prepares to make good on its plans to carve out a “safe zone” by pushing out Kurd...
15:16, 2019-10-09

Trump’s proposal for U.S. companies to develop Syrian oil faces hurdles: experts Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp, the two largest U.S. oil companies operating in the Middle East, declined to comment on the President's remarks....
23:04, 2019-10-27

Syrian Kurds hand over French, Dutch Islamic State orphans BEIRUT (AP) — A Syrian Kurdish official says authorities in northeastern Syria have handed 12 French and two Dutch orphans whose fathers were killed ...
11:36, 2019-06-10

Belgium takes back six children of Isis fighters from Syrian camps Children with parents face less certain future, with countries reluctant to repatriate supporters of violent jihadSix Belgian children of Islamic Sta...
06:40, 2019-06-15

Syrian army prepares for clashes with Turkish forces as U.S. troops withdraw The Syrian army’s deployment near the Turkish border came hours after Syrian Kurdish forces previously allied with the U.S. said they had reached a d...
13:36, 2019-10-14

8 dead, more than a dozen wounded in airstrikes on rebel-held Syrian town The latest casualties in the town of Saraqeb came as government forces captured two new villages on the southern edge of Idlib....
20:44, 2019-12-21

Syrian Kurds begin withdrawal, accuse Turkey of violating truce Syrian Kurdish forces and Turkey have accused each other of violating a truce. The Kurdish-led SDF is reportedly pulling away from sections of the bo...
21:36, 2019-10-24

Rebels partially withdraw in key Syrian town as pro-Assad troops advance Move by insurgents in Khan Sheikhun marks a milestone for Idlib, the last major rebel strongholdInsurgent groups have partially withdrawn from Khan S...
10:40, 2019-08-20

‘Humanitarian catastrophe:’ Syrian opposition leader calls on world to help Idlib The United Nations said that as a result of hostilities in Idlib, more than 235,000 people have been displaced between Dec. 12 and Dec. 25....
00:20, 2019-12-28

Bullied Syrian schoolboy sues Tommy Robinson for £100,000 over Facebook comments Tommy Robinson is being sued for £100,000 over comments he made about a Syrian refugee who was filmed being attacked at school....
13:56, 2019-05-16

Turkey vows to ‘open the gates’ to flood Europe with Syrian refugees Turkey’s president vows to send millions of refugees to Europe if its countries do not back his proposal to settle them in a Syrian “safe zone.” Pres...
23:20, 2019-10-26

Syrian Army Discovers Tragic Destruction of Apamea at the Hands of Terrorists The Head of the Department of Antiquities and Museums of Hama in Syria, Abdul Qader Farzet, has announced that the ancient Syrian city of Apamea, whi...
20:36, 2019-05-29

Syrian state media claims Israeli airstrikes hit sites near Damascus Regime says air defences confronted the attack, which was launched from Lebanese airspaceFour civilians have been killed and 21 injured in Israeli mi...
08:52, 2019-07-01

Turkish troops, Kurdish forces battle for key town along Syrian border The United States also called on Turkey to stop the offensive and declare a cease-fire, while European Union countries moved to broaden an arms sale ...
12:40, 2019-10-15

Syrian refugees return to home towns in 'safe zone' despite dangers Thousands make the move over the border from Turkey but few are going voluntarily, says NGOIbrahim Hamad has just returned home to Syria from Turkey ...
08:12, 2019-12-18

Syrian civilians flee Idlib in wake of Russian-supported attacks For days, the Syrian regime has bombed the last bastion of resistance in Idlib. Thousands of people, mainly civilians, are fleeing toward the Turkish...
00:48, 2019-12-24

Germany's Merkel insists on two-state solution in Israel-Palestine conflict German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas have held talks in Berlin. Abbas called for Europe to play a greater role in ...
13:56, 2019-08-29

Fears of new conflict in Middle East as Tehran vows to avenge killing US orders 3,000 troops to region after death of Qassem Suleimani, while six reportedly killed in more strikes targeting Iraqi militiaThe Iran crisis ...
04:56, 2020-01-04

Egypt teaches marriage conflict resolution in universities as divorce skyrockets A new government project called Mawadda, meaning affection, offers lessons to university students about how to pick the right partner and how to hand...
20:56, 2019-05-14

You could make a sharp satire about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, but Tel Aviv On Fire isn’t it To make a movie about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is, necessarily, to work with volatile materials. And from its title alone, Tel Aviv On Fire, ...
19:36, 2019-07-30

Islamic bloc supports Palestinians, backs Saudis in Iran conflict The Organization of Islamic Cooperation indirectly condemned Washington for recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital. But the 57-nation bloc backed ...
14:24, 2019-06-01

Ain't No Way: Estate Conflict Reveals Aretha Franklin Once Kept $750,000 in Uncashed Checks in Her Purse The battle over Aretha Franklin’s estate has gotten capital M-MESSY, requiring a long, drawn-out court hearing this week in which deep familial divis...
06:40, 2019-08-08

Israel-Iran conflict to be major Middle East issue in 2020 Neither Iran or Israel may seek war. But a diplomatic breakdown after the US pulled out of the Iran nuclear deal, strategic errors and a military bui...
08:40, 2020-01-02

Mozambique leaders sign peace accord to end decades of civil conflict It came as more than 5,200 of the former rebel group’s fighters were disarming just weeks before a visit by Pope Francis and a national election that...
00:00, 2019-08-02

‘Fauda’ co-creators on hit show depicting Israel-Gaza conflict: ‘We’re here to tell the story’ Fox News met with crew members of the hit show in an underground parking lot in Tel Aviv as they wrapped up filming season 3....
17:32, 2019-06-04

Scheer proposes 25% cut to foreign aid, redirecting funds to kids in conflict zones Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says the savings would go toward his party's plans for a universal tax cut and various tax credits....
16:24, 2019-10-01

Exclusive: Pakistani PM Imran Khan says escalation of Iran conflict would be 'disastrous' In an exclusive interview with DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan talks about the Iran crisis and the international co...
14:52, 2020-01-16

UN Security Council calls for protection of persons with disabilities in conflict zones The Security Council on Thursday adopted its first-ever resolution calling on UN Member States and warring parties to protect persons with disabiliti...
23:00, 2019-06-20

EU leaders face legal action over Czech PM's alleged conflict of interest European council accused of failing to act over claims Andrej Babiš gains from EU subsidies The EU’s most powerful decision-making body is being take...
16:28, 2019-10-31

Chinese state media calls for ‘people’s war’ as US trade conflict escalates Chinese state media launched a propaganda offensive Tuesday amid the mounting trade war with the US – as Beijing calls for a “people’s war” against W...
17:08, 2019-05-14

Emirates says it is ‘rerouting all flights away from areas of possible conflict’ after Iran downed US drone DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Emirates says it is ‘rerouting all flights away from areas of possible conflict’ after Iran downed US ...
14:00, 2019-06-21

Trump authorizes sanctions on Turkey as Syria conflict intensifies – live Mike Pence said Trump has asked Turkey to stop invasion into northern Syria and begin immediate ceasefireSign up to the US briefing and get a new per...
01:20, 2019-10-15

Libya's deputy prime minister tells DW's Conflict Zone: "We have no slavery" Libya's GNA government is struggling against militias and ISIS, while hundreds of thousands of migrants seek a route through to Europe and have becom...
20:16, 2019-11-20

Are you a journalist first or an American first? With conflict looming, an old question about patriotism is raised anew. Commentators have often asked whether journalists, committed to presenting more than just one side of a story, could be loyal member of the “home tea...
00:56, 2020-01-08

Conflict, superstition and inadequate funds hinder Ebola fight in DR Congo International aid organizations are warning that the Ebola outbreak in DR Congo could worsen in the face of instability, public distrust and a critic...
19:24, 2019-05-17

Global neglect of millions forced from their homes by conflict branded 'pitiful' Top official condemns lack of focus on record 41 million people left homeless in their own countries after fleeing violenceRecord numbers of people h...
13:48, 2019-05-10

Human cost of Ukraine conflict is growing, Security Council told The human cost of the conflict in Ukraine is growing, the UN political chief told the Security Council on Tuesday, during a briefing on the current s...
21:16, 2019-07-16