Table Tennis: 12-year-old, Tokyo Games' youngest competitor, exits in first round
Syria's Hend Zaza, at 12 the youngest athlete competing at the Tokyo Olympics, exited the table tennis tournament in...
By Reuters | 3 months ago
Mar 31, 2020
Ex-Syrian vice president Khaddam dies in France-source close to him
Khaddam died at 5 a.m. (0300 GMT) of a heart attack.
Dec 29, 2019
More than 235,000 flee intense bombing in NW Syria
The latest violence in the jihadist-dominated Idlib region has killed scores of civilians, despite an August ceasefire.
Dec 17, 2019
Trump, Syria and Facebook: the volatile cocktail of the 2010s
The Arab Spring gave way to bloodletting in Syria, a refugee exodus and surging jihadist violence. Obama gave way to Trump. The United Kingdom chose t
Dec 12, 2019
Former Liverpool FC WAG guilty of funding terrorism over ISIS support
The ex-girlfriend of a Liverpool footballer has been found guilty of funding...
Nov 28, 2019
U.S. accuses Russia of helping Syria cover up chemical weapons use
The United States accused Russia of helping Syria conceal the use of banned toxic munitions in the civil war.
Nov 05, 2019
Turkey captures sister of al-Baghdadi in Syria: Turkish officials
Turkey captured the sister of dead Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi on Monday in the northern Syrian town of Azaz.
Faith misses out as atheletes are honoured during Mashujaa Day