At least 544 civilians have been killed and over 2,000 people injured since a Russian-led assault on the last rebel bastion in northwestern Syria began two months ago, rights groups and rescuers have..
An errant missile struck Cyprus early on Monday, skimming the densely populated capital Nicosia and crashing into a mountainside in what officials said could have been a spillover of an Israeli strike..
Western donors must ensure that humanitarian aid and any future reconstruction assistance in Syria do not fuel repression or benefit "cronies" of President Bashar al-Assad, Human Rights Watch said on..
The relatives of Australian children in Syrian camps for Islamic State families have pleaded with their fellow citizens to overcome any "fears and apprehensions" about the children’s return. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Save the Children and Human Rights Watch have called for the remaining 50 Australian children and wives of foreign fighters to be brought home after the evacuation of eight Australian kids from a.. SBS - Published
The Australian children of slain IS fighters, including those of Khaled Sharrouf, have been rescued from a Syrian refugee camp in a secret operation. SBS - Published Also reported by •Brisbane Times •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
The evacuation of more than 90 tents reflects the growing tension in Lebanon over hosting more than 1 million Syrian refugees since 2011. Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The Age •Brisbane Times
Since the war erupted in 2011, more than 5 million people have fled Syria and 6 million others have been displaced to another part of the country. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
An Israeli military spokeswoman said it was still unclear who had fired the rockets but the Syrian army was held responsible for any attack launched from Syrian territory. Sydney Morning Herald - Published