By Kathleen Hennessey and Josh Lederman, Associated Press
The United States is skeptical an agreement with Russia to decease violence in Syria can work but will keep pursuing it nonetheless, President Barack Obama said Sunday.
By PBS NewsHour
Now five years old, the war in Syria has taken an immense emotional and physical toll on those close to the fighting. Nisreen Katbi fled from Syria to Jordan four years ago and now runs a center that helps fellow…
By Jamey Keaten, Matthew Lee, Associated Press
GENEVA — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says he and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov "have achieved clarity" on a path to restore a truce in Syria but details remain to be worked out.
By Marcia Biggs
Once tailors, bakers, pharmacists, some 3,000 ordinary Syrians are now the unwitting heroes of the Syrian war. Nicknamed "the White Helmets," members of the Syrian Civil Defense work under the harshest conditions to claw through the remains of buildings flattened…
By Harry Zahn
An image of an ashen Syrian boy, bloodied and dazed in the back of an ambulance, has attracted international attention this week.
By Ezra Kaplan, Associated Press
Thousands of former refugees and asylum-seekers will be voting in a U.S. election for the first time this November.
By Daniel Moritz-Rabson
Aleppo, once Syria’s most populated city, now holds 300,000 people, including approximately 100,000 children. Director Saad Houry asked parties involved in the Syrian war to protect civilians and children, reiterating previous requests that have been ignored.
By Corinne Segal
Clown Me In is a Beirut-based clowning group that performs for young Syrian refugees.
By Associated Press
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says he believes the government will meet its goal of resettling 10,000 Syrian refugees this year.
By Robert Burns, Associated Press
The top U.S. commander for the Middle East secretly visited Syria on Saturday for a first-hand look at efforts to build cohesive alliances of Arab, Kurd and other local fighters to defeat the Islamic State.
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