Move expected to attract controversy as international rivalry for influence in civil war heats up
More than 80 human rights and humanitarian groups sign statement ahead of UNHRC elections later this month over alleged war crimes in bombing rebel-held areas of the war-torn country
Panorama documentary alleges Syrian refugees are working in Turkish factories to make clothes for British shoppers
Three-day Russian announced cessation in hostilities expires without any medical evacuations or aid deliveries as food, fuel and medical supplies drop to critical levels
Damascus calls Turkish bombing of mainly Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces targets in northern Syria “flagrant aggression” which could “escalate the situation” in the multi-sided conflict
'We will be watching as part of our steadfast commitment to keep Britain safe,' says Defence Secretary Michael Fallon
Former jihadis also say the group is also suffering from a loss of revenue as it loses territory, and specifically, oil fields
The EU is 'considering threatening Russia with sanctions' over the bombardment of besieged Aleppo
Royal Navy ships are currently escorting the Russian fleet past UK waters on its way to Syria
Investigators say workshop discovered in Ramadi shows development of weapons-bearing aircraft
Reconstructed after the civil war, the army is the only totally non-sectarian force in the country. It’s also the only institution that still works. Without it, conflict may yet have reignited
'We will find measures in our toolbox that will have a painful impact, particularly in terms of America’s positioning in the world'
Exclusive: Isis, facing a fierce assault on Mosul, its last stronghold in Iraq, is beset by divisions, desertions and the fear that it has been infiltrated by Western intelligence agencies, foremost among them the British
Foreign ministry source says EU is 'an accomplace in the suffering of Syrians'
Aircraft carrier transporting fighter jets, combat helicopters and cruise missiles to Syria
The use of drones operated from thousands of miles away using unverifiable intelligence gives rise to intense moral questions that have only barely begun to be considered