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Iconic ancient city in Islamic State clutches

The fate of the UNESCO world heritage site of Palmyra seems to be tragically sealed as the Islamic State militia gained control of the Syrian city. Image: The Temple of Bel is pictured with the......

Meet Syria's young soldiers of misfortune

Islamic State has recruited at least 400 children in Syria in the past three months and given these so-called "Cubs of the Caliphate" military training and hardline indoctrination, a monitoring......

Mayssa Abdo, the gun-toting woman defending her town against ISIS

A female Kurdish fighter keeps vigil at the Kobane border in Syria. Photograph: Reuters   Her name is Mayssa Abdo and she has set social media abuzz for her role defending the Syrian border......

IN PHOTOS: Bloody battle for Syria's largest city

Syrian President Bashar al Assad's forces are currently engaged in a 'savage and barbaric assault' on rebels who are pulling back from their stronghold Alleppo -- the commercial hub and largest......

Red Cross declares Syrian conflict as civil war

The 16-month uprising centred on ousting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has been formally declared a civil war by the Red Cross. The Red Cross had previously designated Idlib, Homs and Hama as......
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Fighting rages with Ramadi in balance

Iraqi fighters from a Shia mobilisation unit in action on the outskirts of the Baiji oil refinery. — AFP ISIS poured more fighters into Ramadi as... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/international/fighting-rages-ramadi-balance-790
UK fears chlorine-based chemical terror attack

The chemical, easily available in large quantities in Britain, is ISIS's 'weapon of choice'. LONDON : Britain faces a growing threat of achemical... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/news/world/UK-fears-chlorine-based-chemical-terror-attack/articleshow/47420502.cms
Turkey, US to provide air cover for Syria militants

ANKARA: Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says there is a principal agreement between his country and the United States over providing air... ...

http://www.kashmirobserver.net/news/world-news/turkey-us-provide-air-cover-syria-militants
Intense Airstrikes by Syrian Warplanes Against Islamists in Palmyra

Syrian government aircraft carried out intense strikes today against the Islamic State group in and around the ancient city of Palmyra after its... ...

http://www.outlookindia.com/news/article/intense-airstrikes-by-syrian-warplanes-against-islamists-in-palmyra/898716
Mystery blast in Syria regime bastion Latakia kills 4

Latakia: At least four people were killed in a blast in the Syrian government stronghold of Latakia on Monday, but there were conflicting reports... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/mystery-blast-in-syria-regime-bastion-latakia-kills-4_1601479.html

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