Vladimir Putin said the “volunteers” will join Russian soldiers on the battlefield. But sources in Syria told VICE World News negotiations with tribal leaders had not yet begun.
Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi led the shell of what remained of ISIS. Intelligence sources say he was the architect of the terror group's systematic targeting of the Yazidis.
U.S. President Joe Biden said Abu Ibrahim al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi died in the raid in Idlib, Syria. First responders said women and children were among the 13 dead.
Allison Fluke-Ekren, a teacher from Kansas, trained women and children to use suicide vests and planned attacks on US soil, an FBI indictment says.
Fighting has spilled into a seventh day despite claims by the Kurdish authorities that they had taken back control after a jailbreak.
Syrian activists dispute precisely how many jihadis were broken out of prison by the assault on Ghuwayran last week, but it's likely that hundreds were freed.
The civil war didn’t just destroy cities. It also destroyed an entire generation's economic prospects.
A German court issued a landmark verdict against a former Syrian Army chief, but survivors of Assad's brutal regime say this is just the beginning.
Conflict, economic hardship, drought and heatwaves produced some remarkable images of sorrow and joy.
Check out some of the best photos from the Siena International Photo Awards competition.
Ali Makhlouf, whose one-time billionaire father is on multiple U.S. sanctions list for financing the Syrian regime, told "what do you do for a living" Instagram star Daniel Mac he was doing an internship.