Syria strikes back at ISIS

Syria strikes back at ISIS

Jun 27, 2014

Syria has launched a series of airstrikes on the Syrian city of Raqqa, currently being held by the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham (ISIS). This

Syria hands over chemical weapons

Syria hands over last of chemical weapons, ...

Jun 26, 2014

The director general for the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons confirmed that Syria has handed over the last of its chemical weapons stockpile.

Only one country less peaceful than Afghanistan

Only one country is less peaceful than Afgh...

Jun 20, 2014

Sorry Afghans, your place at the bottom of the Global Peace Index has been taken over by none other than Syria. That’s what happens when a

5 surprising facts about ISIS

5 surprising facts about ISIS

Jun 16, 2014

The Islamic State in Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) has grabbed the headlines this past week as it sweeps across the middle east in its