Middle East
  • Accusing the Syrian government of committing “many and large” ceasefire violations, the rebel groups on Monday threatened to boycott the peace conference scheduled in Astana, Kazakhstan for later this month.

    Syrian rebels accuse the government of several ceasefire violations.
    LAST UPDATE : Jan 03, 2017, 3:53 AM EST
  • Destruction in Syria

    At least 26 people, most of them children, were killed after Russian planes bombarded a residential area and a school complex in the province of Idlib in northwest Syria on Wednesday. 

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 28, 2016, 2:48 PM EST
  • Peshmerga Kurdish Army is fighting alongside Iraqi forces in Mosul.

    The U.S. accused Islamic State of using human shields as thousands of allied troops advanced to the jihadist group’s last urban stronghold Mosul on the third day of a massive offensive that began on Monday.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 19, 2016, 1:31 AM EDT