Negotiations off to rocky start after opposition threatens to skip opening ceremony over disagreements on format.
by Dylan Collins
- Zena Tahhan
Syria's Civil War
by Mariya Petkova
Refugees23 Feb 2017 07:53 GMT
The story of two women - a Palestinian Bedouin and a Syrian refugee - as one prepares the other for burial.
Middle East23 Feb 2017 04:56 GMT
UN's Staffan de Mistura plays down expectations for progress as government and opposition officials gather in Geneva.
ISIS22 Feb 2017 12:10 GMT
It is necessary to improve the underlying conditions that transformed ordinary citizens into desperate ISIL supporters.
Rami G Khouri
Syria's Civil War22 Feb 2017 11:32 GMT
As officials and rebels gather in Geneva for more meetings, prospect of war ending fades with ceasefire falling apart.
Drones22 Feb 2017 08:00 GMT
How citizen journalists used drone technology to challenge the Assad regime's narrative of Aleppo's plight.
- Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick
Middle East22 Feb 2017 05:58 GMT
Eleven people killed and more than 35 wounded in air strikes in town in northern Deir Az Zor province, observatory says.
Middle East21 Feb 2017 14:20 GMT
Iran summons Turkish ambassador and hits back at Ankara, after officials blame Tehran of destabilising the Middle East.
Syria's Civil War19 Feb 2017 06:14 GMT
Leader of rescue group and filmmaker plan to attend Academy Awards next week after suspension of Trump's travel ban.
Middle East18 Feb 2017 21:05 GMT
Turkish president's plan to clear Kurdish forces from Syrian city and set up a safe zone meets with Kurdish defiance.
Middle East18 Feb 2017 20:53 GMT
Elections, new constitution and governance to be on the agenda of forthcoming meeting in Geneva of Syrian factions.
Politics17 Feb 2017 08:15 GMT
Heavy Russian attacks reported after rebels try to obstruct Syrian government bid to retake strategic border crossing.
Politics16 Feb 2017 21:21 GMT
At least 18 arrested for providing shelter and funds to ISIL fighters and for recruitment in different parts of kingdom.
Middle East16 Feb 2017 09:54 GMT
Ankara's plans to push further east and south of Al Bab might face serious diplomatic challenges, say analysts.
Middle East15 Feb 2017 05:48 GMT
A new round of talks on the Syrian conflict led by Russia, Turkey and Iran were set to begin on February 15.
Middle East14 Feb 2017 17:50 GMT
UN official urges Syria war players to allow life-saving aid deliveries to 60,000 civilians trapped in four towns.
by Rami G Khouri
by AlHakam Shaar
- Austin Choi-Fitzpatrick
by Alastair Sloan
by Asaad Hanna
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