Syria

Result: 1- 8 out of 543 Article found
islamic state, isis, islamic state palmyra, palmyra, isis palmyra, palmyra ruins, islamic state syria, palmyra roman ruins, palmyra heritage sites, syria heritage sites, palmyra news, islamic state news, islamic state of iraq and the levant, syria news, world news

IS blows up three Roman-era funerary towers in Palmyra

The Islamic State militants had already destroyed on Sunday the two-millennia-old temple of Bel in the city, confirmed by UN satellite images.

MIGRANTS1

Migrant crisis: Frustrated refugees begin walking to Austria from Budapest

Hundreds of refugees who have been stuck for days at Budapest’s Keleti train station gathered their belongings and began marching out of the city, vowing to make it to Austria on foot after Hungarian authorities blocked them from boarding Western-bound trains. They carried their belongings in bags and backpacks as they snaked through Budapest in […]

UK elections, UK election results, David Camerin, david cameron result, witney result, conservatives, conservatives seats uk, uk election news, uk elections results, uk news , cameron news, conservatives news, world news

Migrant crisis: Under pressure, UK to take in ‘thousands’ of Syrian refugees

“We will continue with our approach of taking them from refugee camps,” said Cameron.

Syria, Syria migrants, Syria migrant boy, syrian refugee boy, syrian child drowned. aylan kurdi, alan kurdi, Syria migrant boy drowns, migrant drowns, syria migrants drown, turkey migrants, migrants in turkey, turkey news, syria news, world news

Migrant crisis: Father of drowned Syrian toddler returns to Kobani for burial

The haunting image of the man’s 3-year-old son, Aylan Kurdi, washed up on Turkish beach focused the world’s attention on the wave of migration fueled by war and deprivation.

Syrian refugee, syrian refugee child, syrian child drowned, Aylan Kurdi, Migrant crisis, Syrian migrant crisis, Turkey shores Syrian child, Syrian war, Europe migrant crisis, Hungary, Germany, European nations, world news, latest world news

My children slipped through my hands, says father of dead Syrian boy

“I was holding my wife’s hand. But my children slipped through my hands. It was dark and everyone was screaming,” said Abdullah Kurdi.

Abdullah Kurdi, 40, left, father of Syrian boys Aylan, 3, and Galip, 5, who were washed up drowned on a beach near Turkish resort of Bodrum on Wednesday, waits for the delivery of their bodies outside a morgue in Mugla, Turkey, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015. Images of Aylan’s body on the beach, have heightened global attention to a wave of migration, driven by war and deprivation, that is unparalleled since World War II. Man at right is unidentfied. (Tolga Adanali/Depo Photos via AP)

Overloaded boat flipped, says father of drowned 3-year-old Syrian boy

The photograph of Aylan Kurdi has highlighted the issue of desperate migrants risking their lives to try to reach Europe.

ISLAMIC1

UNESCO chief: IS destruction of Syrian temple ‘intolerable’

The militants used explosives to destroy the two-millennia-old temple in the ancient city of Palmyra on Sunday. The destruction was confirmed by U.N. satellite images.

Syria war, Syria civil war, syria war recruiter, syria australian war recruiter, australia news, syria al qaeda militants, al qaeda militants, Syria news, World news

Alleged Syrian war recruiter loses Sydney court challenge

Hamdi Alqudsi allegedly helped seven men go to Syria between June and October in 2013 so they could fight for Jabhat al-Nusra and other al-Qaida affiliates.

Islamic State,isis, isis video, isis latest video, isis burning alive, shitte fighters, iraq news, isis latest news, isis news iraq, shia fighters in iraq, shia fighting isis, isis in iraq, iraq latest news, world news, latest world news

Islamic State’s British hacker killed in Syria by US drone strike: Reports

The strike took place on Tuesday near Raqqa, Syria. Hussain, 21, moved to Syria sometime in the last two years.

islamic-state1`

Islamic State militants blow up temple in ancient city of Palmyra

The temple bombing would be the first time the insurgents, who control swathes of Syria and Iraq and captured Palmyra in May, damaged monumental Roman-era ruins.

ISIS1

Islamic State destroys ancient monastery in central Syria

The destruction of the Saint Elian Monastery near the town of Qaryatain comes days after IS militants in the town of Palmyra publicly beheaded an 81-year-old antiquities scholar.

The ancient city of Palmyra in this file photo.

Syria: Islamic State beheads leading Syrian antiquities scholar in Palmyra

State news agency SANA and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights say IS beheaded 81-year-old Khaled Asaad on Tuesday in a square outside the town’s museum.

syria attack, syria airstrike, syria news, syria air strikes, syria attacks, attacks in syria, syria attack news, middle east news, world news, international news

Airstrikes in Syria kill at least 80 in rebel-held capital Damascus

Syrian government air raids on rebel-held areas throughout the country have killed thousands over the past few years.

United States Army, Syria, Bashar al-Assad, Syrian rebels, syrian army, syria president, Syria assad, international news, news

Syria rebels, pro-regime forces agree 48-hour truce: monitor

A simultaneous ceasefire would begin in the regime-held villages of Fuaa and Kafraya, in northwest Idlib province

Italy-Migrants_Kuma1

More than 200 feared dead in latest Mediterranean boat tragedy

Initial reports put about 700 passengers on the overcrowded steel-hulled boat but interviews with survivors reduced that estimate and the figure could still change.