December 16, 2016

This video from children in a Syrian orphanage is heartbreaking

“This may be the last time you see me or hear my voice”, says one of the children in a Syrian orphanage as they cry out for help from the war-ravaged Aleppo.
September 3, 2016

This picture of displaced twins from war-torn Aleppo, Syria is so heartwarming!

How nice to still be able to have such a big smile on your face despite such hardship. Image Credit: UNICEF/Al-Issa
August 18, 2016

In pictures: The heartbreaking reality of life in Syria

Two pictures of a young boy at a hospital in Aleppo capture the daily horror of the Syrian conflict. A doctor sent the images to Daily Telegraph journalist Raf Sanchez following an airstrike in the city. A doctor in Aleppo shared this photo  of a dazed child who survived an […]
August 10, 2016

Two million people without running water in Aleppo, Syria

The United Nations says the water pumps in Aleppo, Syria, are without power, and this has left two million people without running water. The UN is calling for an immediate stop to the fighting in the war-ravaged area and a minimum of a two-day-a-week humanitarian cease-fire to allow for the […]
August 9, 2016

Brother-in-law of Charlie Hebdo killer detained in Bulgaria

The brother-in-law of one of the men who attacked the satirical Charlie Hebdo newspaper in Paris in January 2015,  has been jailed in Bulgaria. Authorities say he is suspected of trying to join extremists in Syria. Mourad Hamyd was initially suspected of a role in the attack on the paper, […]
August 1, 2016

Russian helicopter shot down in Syria

All 5 people aboard a Russian helicopter shot down in Syria are dead, reports say. More to follow….