The Syrian Democratic Forces' announcement followed days of intensified air strikes by the US-led coalition
Four helicopters, 20 lorries and a supply depot were destroyed in a series of fires at the airbase
The former Prime Minister said a ‘proper’ ground war was necessary to defeat the group
People are being taken to a new organised camp in the city of Thessaloniki in the north of Greece
Increasing numbers of westerners have been leaving their jobs and homes to volunteer as fighters with Kurdish groups in Syria and Iraq
EU leaders are deluding themselves by including part of the Middle East battle zone within their outer defences
The Syrian Arab Army released graphic images of dead bodies lined up
This month marks the centennial of a secret pact.
Mustafa Amine Badreddine was supervising the militia group's involvement in the Syrian civil war
Belgium will rejoin the international coalition against Isis and begin launching air strikes in Syria for the first time, its government has announced.
Footage appears to show Khan Eshieh being hit by waves of barrel bombing in recent days
Mustafa Amine Badreddine was supervising the Shia militant group's involvement in the Syrian civil war
The jihadist force's reputation is being cleaned up, to suggest it is deserving of CIA support
'A lot of Christian charities have fundraising campaigns around Christmas, as it's a time when people give generously. Our Ramadan campaign is in parallel with that'
His body was then hung from a lampost in the middle of a busy road
Artillery bombardments said to have been partly in response to rocket attacks on Turkish border town