Reports say a deal has been struck to remove critically injured people from the last rebel bastion near Damascus, which is surrounded by the Syrian army.
Pope Francis has marked Christianity’s most joyful day by calling for peace in a world marked by war and conflict, “beginning with the beloved and long-suffering land of Syria.”
Two British militants believed to have belonged to an Islamic State group cell notorious for beheading hostages in Syria say the killings of captives was “a mistake” and could have been avoided.
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Turkey’s president is scathing about President Macron’s offer, and dead set against Paris’s offer to support the YPG in Syria with ground troops.
The Trump administration’s travel ban on refugees from mostly Muslim countries has left some families separated, even as others are reunited. AP Video by Martha Irvine.
Thousands flee expected final assault as rebels lose all but one strongpoint in region close to capital.
For the second successive day, thousands of rebel fighters and their families are leaving eastern Ghouta as part of a surrender deal with the government
In spring 2013, Syria’s government lost the city of Raqqa to rebel militants. Raqqa was also home to the Khatib family, who offered shelter to international journalists at their house as the conflict escalated....
The Syrian government says rebels are evacuating a besieged town near Damascus. The town of Harasta will be handed over to government forces.