Syria's Civil War

Turkey clinic 'running out of prosthetics' for Syrians

Doctors at one rehabilitation centre say they'll be unable distribute artificial limbs by February due to high demand.

Turkey

Turkey strikes ISIL positions near Syria's Al-Bab

Military says one soldier and five FSA fighters killed in northern Syria as part of two-pronged cross-border operation.

Syria's Civil War

Turkey blames Syrian air strike for deaths of troops

In first such incident on Syrian territory, three dead and 10 wounded in attack near northern city of Al Bab.

Syria's Civil War

Turkey issues arrest warrant for Syrian Kurdish leader

Leader of key US-backed force fighting ISIL in northern Syria among 48 Kurds accused in deadly Ankara attack.

Syria's Civil War

Turkish jets hit al-Bab in push to take ISIL's Raqqa

Turkish forces and allied FSA fighters target al-Bab with the aim of pressing on to ISIL's main stronghold in Syria.

Russia

Russia rules out new ceasefire in Syria's Aleppo

Announcement comes as fighting in besieged city's east intensifies again following expiry of humanitarian pause.

Syria's Civil War

Turkey attacks US-backed Kurdish fighters in Syria

Escalating clashes highlight conflicting agendas of Turkey and US in increasingly complex battlefield in northern Syria.

Syria's Civil War

Turkish-backed Syrian rebels seize Dabiq from ISIL

Northern town considered central to group's propaganda for its symbolic significance falls after months of air strikes.

Turkey

Turkey: Police officers killed in Gaziantep blast

Three police officers killed and eight civilians wounded in suspected suicide bomb attack in Turkey's southeast.

Syria's Civil War

Kerry to discuss Syria with European counterparts

US secretary of state says "we're not letting any grass grow under our feet", a day after collapse of talks in Lausanne.

Middle East

Syria: Turkish-backed rebels advance on ISIL-held Dabiq

Rebels are bombarding Dabiq and the nearby town of Soran, in preparation for all-out ground offensive on the two areas.

Middle East

Blast on Turkey-Syria crossing kills rebel fighters

Nearly two dozen Turkey-backed rebel fighters killed in the bomb blast at the Atmeh crossing, bordering Idlib province.

Syria's Civil War

Syrian rebels near symbolically important ISIL village

Although Dabiq holds no strategic value, it's seen by ISIL as the place of a final battle between Muslims and infidels.

Middle East

The changing face of Gaziantep

Refugee influx, economic pressures and ever-present ISIL threat have reshaped the Turkish border city in recent years.

Middle East

Life in an ISIL firing zone on the Syria-Turkey border

With dozens of rockets landing in Kilis this year, some residents say they have become afraid to go outside.