People across the region joined services marking the occasion.
It’s hard to imagine anything more fragile than a Ghraoui chocolate creation: such as the delicate hand-painted violin or autumn leaves which seem
Israeli missiles are reported to have hit a Syrian military post south of the capital, Damascus.
ISIL suicide bombers attack Damascus as militants suffer defeats on multiple fronts
In Syria, at least 19 people have been killed in Damascus after a suicide bomber blew up his vehicle in the city.
State TV said around a dozen
Two days before new Syria peace talks, rebels and jihadist allies stormed a government-held area in northeast Damascus on Tuesday.
Syrian forces engaged in fierce fighting with rebels and jihadists on Sunday, responding to an onslaught with intense bombardments.
At least 31 people have been killed and dozens more wounded in two suicide bomb attacks in Damascus.
Six years to the day since the start of Syria’s conflict, twin suicide attacks brought terror to Damascus on Wednesday.
At least 46 people have been killed and 120 injured in a double suicide bombing in the Syrian capital.
Air strikes have been carried out on rebel-held areas across Syria.
At least 88 civilians have died in Turkish airstrikes in Syria, a war monitor is reporting.