TheJournal.ie uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 11 °C Friday 4 September, 2015

#Syria

# syria - Yesterday’s News

Hungarian Prime Minister says migrant crisis is ‘a German problem, not a European one’

Meanwhile, a Ukip candidate reportedly tweeted that a young Syrian boy died because his family was “greedy for the good life in Europe”.

Here’s what we can all do to help ease the migrant crisis

The human tragedy going on across the Mediterranean at present has shocked one and all, but there are practical ways to help.

Four arrested over death of Syrian toddler found on beach: reports

Four-year-old Aylan Kurdi died alongside his five-year-old brother Galip and their mother Rihan.

Ireland will do more: ‘Dead bodies of young children on the shores of Europe — we can’t let that lie’

Minister Brendan Howlin has indicated that Ireland will take in more than its allocated 600 people.

SPONSORED

# syria - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Distressing images of drowned Syrian toddler highlight tragedy of migrant crisis

WARNING: Readers may find an image in this article upsetting.

# syria - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

UN satellite images prove Palmyra temple was blown up

The 2,000-year-old temple was part of the remains of the ancient caravan city in central Syria.

# syria - Sunday 30 August, 2015

One country is going out of its way to welcome refugees heading for Europe

Even football fans have been showing their support.

# syria - Friday 28 August, 2015

Poll: Is Ireland doing enough for the migrant crisis? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Is Ireland doing enough for the migrant crisis?

Reports have emerged this morning that as many as 200 people have died in the Mediterranean

# syria - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Tuesday

A death threat by an AAA councillor, Rosanna Davison’s new book and a destroyed temple in Syria

Sisters (aged 5 days and 3 years) treated for chemical attack symptoms

Their parents were also affected by the attack, which has been blamed on Islamic State.

Islamic State releases photos of how it blew up historic temple Palmyra This post contains videos

Islamic State releases photos of how it blew up historic temple

Palmyra’s was destroyed by the group at the weekend.

# syria - Monday 24 August, 2015

2,000-year-old temple blown up by Islamic State group

The Unesco world heritage site was famed for its well-preserved Greco-Roman ruins.

# syria - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Photos: Hundreds of refugees storm Macedonian border as police hurl stun grenades

Photos: Hundreds of refugees storm Macedonian border as police hurl stun grenades

Some 2,000 refugees and migrants have been stuck in no-man’s land between the two countries since Thursday.

“Exceptionally busy”: Irish holidaymakers are still packing out flights to Kos

The cafés along the beach-front in the popular sun spot have become an unlikely first port of call for thousands of refugees.

# syria - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Man walks into his own funeral after being stuck under rubble for three days

His family thought he had died in a bombing.

This photographer’s incredible photo of a refugee family has gone viral

He spoke to us about the image.

# syria - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

# syria - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

“A terrorists’ picnic” – This Australian minister is dead against sending food hampers to Syria Islamic State This post contains videos

# syria - Saturday 25 July, 2015

Turkey is taking the fight to the Islamic State

As well as bombing Kurdish militants.

# syria - Friday 24 July, 2015

35 militants believed dead as Turkey gets very, very aggressive towards Islamic State

The eastern European country, which borders Syria, has finally entered the fray.

# syria - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

These pictures of a deadly ISIS attack have been banned in Turkey

A ban on the images applies to all print, visual and online media, including Twitter.

# syria - Monday 6 July, 2015

Hundreds gather in amphitheatre to watch teen IS fighters kill soldiers

The shootings took place in May, according to one group.

# syria - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

British actor explains why he left his Hollywood home to fight ISIS in Syria

The actor has no military or combat training.

# syria - Monday 29 June, 2015

“There is a real thirst for revenge” – Muslim cleric on Tunisia terrorist attack

Muslim activist Anjem Choudary has said that the presence of Western civilians in Muslim countries is creating instability.

# syria - Friday 12 June, 2015

The US spends €8 million PER DAY fighting Islamic State

The militant group has made a number of gains in recent months.

# syria - Friday 5 June, 2015

Isis militant takes selfie, shows US where command centre is

Intelligence experts were able to pinpoint the militant’s precise location after he uploaded a selfie to the internet.

# syria - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Pirates of the Caribbean actor goes to Syria to help ‘obliterate’ Islamic State Michael Enright This post contains videos

Pirates of the Caribbean actor goes to Syria to help ‘obliterate’ Islamic State

He said has written to family and friends to tell them he loves them as he “might not see them again”.

# syria - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Islamic State is using a Roman amphitheatre as a stage for executions

20 men they accused of fighting for the regime were killed.

# syria - Thursday 21 May, 2015

“We have to act”: World appalled as Isis seizes full control of important heritage site

Before Syria’s conflict began in March 2011 – more than 150,000 tourists visited Palmyra every year.

# syria - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

‘Children are being targeted by snipers and civilians shot in the street’ Syria This post contains images

‘Children are being targeted by snipers and civilians shot in the street’

Irish aid worker David Adams visited a clinic that helps to rehabilitate some of the casualties of the Syrian conflict.

# syria - Thursday 14 May, 2015

700 British people have travelled to Syria, most of them wanted to join ISIS

Police released new statistics today.

# syria - Monday 4 May, 2015

Irish troops safe after mortar attack injures two UN peacekeepers in Golan Heights

The two soldiers were evacuated to Israel for medical care.

# syria - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Police fear missing family of six have fled to Syria UK

Police fear missing family of six have fled to Syria

There are concerns that they are travelling to Syria.

# syria - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

The Irish are among the most free people in the world

The Irish are among the most free people in the world

When it comes to travel visas anyway. Not all nations have it so easy though…

# syria - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Syria is making its own cigars to sell to Iran, Russia and China

Big Tobacco is trying to keep profits up.

# syria - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Two GOAL workers seriously injured in Syria, one critical

The CEO of GOAL said, “This incident once again underlines the acute dangers that humanitarian aid workers face by working inside Syria.”

# syria - Sunday 22 March, 2015

# syria - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Deadly chlorine attack kills entire family in Syria

More than 200,000 people have died since the conflict began in 2011.

# syria - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Here’s what St. Patrick’s Day looks like to Irish soldiers in war-torn hotspots

Irish troops have been mixing duty and celebration across the globe today

# syria - Monday 16 March, 2015

‘Feel it? Cold, isn’t it?’ – Jihadi John caressed hostage’s neck with knife blade

One of the former hostages has written about his terrifying experiences.

1 2 3 4 5