Bashar al-Assad

September 14, 2015
September 14, 2015

Ending Syria war ‘key to migrant crisis’

Ending the conflict in Syria and Iraq is key to solving the migrant crisis facing Europe, a senior US official tells the BBC.

September 13, 2015
September 13, 2015

Russian cargo planes 'carrying aid' arrive in Syria

Two Russian cargo planes carrying 80 tonnes of humanitarian aid have landed in Syria, Syrian state media say.

August 21, 2015
August 21, 2015

IS destroys monastery in Syria

Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria have demolished a Christian monastery in al-Qaryatain town in Homs province.

June 9, 2015
June 9, 2015
USA

US army shuts website after hacking

The US army has temporarily taken down its website after a hacking attack.

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