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Russian politician says Moscow would 'consider the viability' of strikes, but that no request has yet been received
Isis media teams produce around 900 separate reports, rulings, videos and radio programmes in one month
The Labour leader opposes British military action in Iraq and Syria
Russia has built up a “substantial” military presence including ground troops in Syria, according to the Nato secretary-general.
Social media users take to Twitter to brand the comments 'disgusting' and 'horrid'
The incident follow’s Turkey’s vocal opposition to Russian air strikes in Syria
In August, three 2,000-year-old Syrian tower tombs, built between 44 and 103 AD, were destroyed
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said that 'we can't leave it to other countries to keep our streets safe'
In the second part of his series, our respected commentator says Vladimir Putin’s military intervention could hasten the war’s end
Observers say at least 12 jihadist fighters were killed by the Kremlin’s first wave of attacks centred on Raqqa, the ‘caliphate’ capital
In the first of two articles seeking a solution to Syria’s crisis, Patrick Cockburn looks at the wishful thinking that helped an uprising escalate into a catastrophe
The White Helmets, an unarmed group of volunteers, perform some of the most dangerous work in Syria
The West may complain that some rebel groups are being attacked, but cannot complain about bombing al-Qaeda affiliates
The UN ambassador says the country has concerns about airstrikes on Homs and Hama 'where Isis forces are not present'
Few moderates remain in the war-torn country and those that do exist lack military strength
Russian planes are believed to have performed two strikes in Syrian airspace