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Around 270,000 Syrians have right to bring families to Germany: Report

Around 270,000 Syrians in Germany have the right to bring in their family members, a newspaper said on Wednesday - a statistic that could fuel the debate about migration less than six months before a national election.

Terror suspect narrates account of his stay in Syria

Terror suspect narrates account of his stay in Syria

A French citizen arrested in Paris last year over his connection with the ISIS told he encountered "some Indians", Russians and Chechens in a dormitory he was put in.

 

Turkey to open border with Syria

Turkey said it will open the Hatay border with Syria during the Muslim festival of Eid ul-Fitr for Syrians in Turkey to return home, the media said on Wednesday.

Syrians flee to Turkish border in thousands as Aleppo assault intensifies

Syrians flee to Turkish border in thousands as Aleppo assault intensifies

The assault around Aleppo, which aid workers have said could soon fall to government forces, helped to torpedo Syrian peace talks in Geneva.

Donors face record request of USD 9 billion to aid Syrians

International aid to the victims of Syria's five-year war, including millions forced to flee their homes, has persistently fallen short, but organisers of tomorrow's annual Syria pledging conference hope for greater generosity this time around, despite a record request of close to USD 9 billion for 2016.

Only Syrians invited to Geneva peace talks: UN

Only Syrians invited to Geneva peace talks: UN

Only Syrians have been invited to peace talks in Geneva, the UN said on Wednesday, in an apparent contradiction to Turkey's suggestion that it would be included.

Brazil breaks up ring that arranged false documents for Syrians

Four people face charges of fraud and belonging to a criminal organization, a report said.

Russia warns Thailand of 'imminent Islamic State attack'

FSB said that 10 Syrians linked to IS have entered Thailand in the second half of October, and some of them went to Bangkok, Pattaya and Phuket.

Honduras arrests 5 Syrians headed to US with stolen passports

Honduras authorities have arrested five Syrians intending to make it to the United States with stolen Greek passports.

Islamic State threatens Russia over strikes in Syria

Islamic State threatens Russia over strikes in Syria

Islamic State has released a video threatening to carry out attacks on Russia in near future.

UN says 13.5 million Syrians need aid and protection

The United Nations is estimating that 13.5 million people in Syria are now in need of humanitarian assistance.

Global aid charity Save the Children urges Spain to let in Syrians via Morocco

 Global aid charity Save the Children urged Madrid on Tuesday to help hundreds of Syrian refugee children reach Spanish territory in north Africa.

Turkish security forces stop hundreds of migrants near Greek border

Turkish security forces stopped hundreds of people, mainly Syrians, from marching towards western Turkey`s border with Greece on Tuesday in a bid to reach Europe, potentially opening up a new front in the escalating migrant crisis.

Saudi Arabia receives 2.5 million Syrians

Saudi Arabia announced on Friday it has received 2.5 million Syrians since the beginning of Syrian crisis in 2011, Saudi Press Agency reported late Friday.

`Mama Merkel` cheered by Syrians at refugee centre

Chancellor Angela Merkel won a hero`s welcome as she visited a Berlin migrant centre on Thursday, with Syrians cheering and taking selfies as Germany threw open its doors to thousands of refugees.