Antonio Guterres is in Istanbul for meetings with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Exclusive: Refugee tells The Independent of her experience being smuggled from Sudan to Egypt – a dangerous journey being increasingly made by refugees and migrants
Outlet stands accused of reporting 'fake news' on refugee crisis and other contentious issues
'Amnesty International, it is always biased and politicised and it is a shame for such an organisation to publish a report without a shred of evidence' the Syrian leader says
Human rights groups claims crimes against humanity perpetrated in 'human slaughterhouse'
Two leaders discuss future strategies in the complex Syrian civil war, including safe zones for civilians, in late night phone call
US President tweets: 'The threat from radical Islamic terrorism is very real, just look at what is happening in Europe and the Middle-East. Courts must act fast!'
Human rights organisation's report refers to killings as a 'calculated campaign of extrajudicial execution'
A Syrian woman with Spanish nationality whose brother died at the hands of the regime could hold the key to the first Western prosecutions of those who work in President Bashar al-Assad's prisons
“Mr Trump, have you ever had no food and water for 24 hours? Just think of the refugees and the children of Syria,” girl blogger who escaped the Syrian civil war pleads
New unit of Arab women recruits joins example set by Kurdish female troops fighting extremists in the north of the country
Mohammad Alkhaled is in urgent need of chemotherapy
Leaders discussed future humanitarian provisions in the bloody Syrian and Yemeni civil wars as well as increasing Saudi contributions to the fight against Isis
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China’s economic relations with the Middle East are on a long-term upward trend. Beijing is the region’s largest foreign business partner, now surpassing the US in oil purchases. In the five years leading up to 2009 trade tripled, reaching $115bn
No 10 release a statement hours after the PM arrived back from Turkey