# syria - Yesterday’s News
# syria - Yesterday’s News
She is still waiting for her asylum approval to come through.
Investigators say the substance may have been chlorine gas, based on the symptoms the victims displayed.
# syria - Saturday 22 October, 2016
Mulligan said the British government must “take a really strong stance and come up with robust measures to deal with this.”
# syria - Friday 21 October, 2016
Britain has deployed the Royal Navy to monitor the aircraft carrier group, which is reportedly en route to Syria.
# syria - Thursday 20 October, 2016
A pause in the fighting will last until this afternoon.
# syria - Tuesday 18 October, 2016
The Fianna Fáil leader refused to withdraw the remark.
Russian and Syrian air forces have stopped bombing Aleppo as of 7am this morning, Russia’s defence minister said.
Iraqi forces are said to be ahead of schedule in their fight to take back the city.
# syria - Monday 17 October, 2016
The city fell to IS fighters in June 2014. It is their last stronghold in Iraq.
# syria - Sunday 16 October, 2016
Once the second city of Syria, much of Aleppo has been destroyed by four years of non-stop fighting.
# syria - Saturday 15 October, 2016
“To save one life is to save all of humanity”.
# syria - Friday 14 October, 2016
Antonio Guterres has pledged to make the pursuit of peace in a conflict-torn world his “over-arching priority”.
The aid agency, Ireland’s largest in the field, has confirmed to TheJournal.ie that it is terminating the contracts of 10 employees at Goal USA.
# syria - Thursday 13 October, 2016
“I am deeply convinced that it is our Western partners, first and foremost of course the United States, who are responsible for the situation.”
The Department of Foreign Affairs says it is in contact with the Irish charity’s board.
Jaber Albakr was discovered hanged in his jail cell.
# syria - Monday 10 October, 2016
The ongoing civil war in Syria has seen relations between the countries sour further.
Police spent days searching for Jaber Albakr.
# syria - Saturday 8 October, 2016
“It is about humanity and the fact that these people wear hijabs and speak Arabic does not take away from their humanity.”
# syria - Friday 7 October, 2016
The study aimed to identify socioeconomic traits that might explain why some are drawn to the Syria-based extremist group.
# syria - Thursday 6 October, 2016
“Ireland remains committed to the delivery of humanitarian assistance.”
# syria - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
The Russian response was just as stark.
# syria - Monday 3 October, 2016
The announcement came as the US and Russia called off ceasefire talks.
# syria - Sunday 2 October, 2016
A US-backed alliance of Kurdish and Arab fighters, backed by some Irish and British fighters, forced out Isis last month.
# syria - Saturday 1 October, 2016
Five facts about war crimes, and the long, arduous legal process to bring perpetrators to justice.
# syria - Friday 30 September, 2016
The city of Aleppo has been the centre of a fierce campaign of bombing by regime forces.
Minister for Foreign Affairs Charlie Flanagan has condemned Russia’s bombardment of the Syrian city.
# syria - Thursday 29 September, 2016
The pair were released yesterday and had safely crossed the border into Turkey, a ministry spokeswoman said.
# syria - Monday 26 September, 2016
Foreign Affairs Minister Charlie Flanagan is to ‘convey concerns to Russian authorities’ as Western powers accuse Russia of war crimes.
# syria - Sunday 25 September, 2016
The eastern side of Syrian city Aleppo has been subjected to an “unprecedented” bombing campaign over the last four days.
# syria - Saturday 24 September, 2016
The attack left a pool of blood and body parts strewn at the site, an AFP correspondent reported.
# syria - Friday 23 September, 2016
Attempts to reach agreement failed after Russia refused US demands that it promise to ground the Syrian air force.
# syria - Thursday 22 September, 2016
The outgoing US president has cited the Syrian Civil War as one of his most difficult challenges in government.
Alex, from New York, wrote after seeing a photograph of bloodied and dazed Omran Daqneesh.
# syria - Wednesday 21 September, 2016
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring said 13 people were killed, including four paramedics and nine fighters belonging to the Islamist Fatah al-Sham Front.
# syria - Tuesday 20 September, 2016
The week-long ceasefire in the war-ravaged country has collapsed.
# syria - Monday 19 September, 2016
A week-long ceasefire came to an end today with “non-stop” bombardment in some areas.
# syria - Sunday 18 September, 2016
The election follows a tumultuous few years that have seen Russia seize the Crimea peninsula from Ukraine and start a military operation in Syria.
“If we determine that we did indeed strike Syrian military personnel, that was not our intention.”
Professor of international criminal justice, Dr Niamh Howlin, says countries and individuals can be held responsible for the things they do during war time.