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EAA announces scholarships for Syrian, Palestinian youth

EAA announces scholarships for Syrian, Palestinian youth

Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, through its programme Al Fakhoora, has announced 585 higher education scholarships to Syrian and Palestinians students.

Syrian suspected of preparing attack held in Germany

Syrian suspected of preparing attack held in Germany

The man, identified only as Yamen A., 19, was held at dawn by special forces in the northeastern town of Schwerin, the federal prosecutor's office said in a statement.

'Jealous' Austrian held over false terror accusations

'Jealous' Austrian held over false terror accusations

An Austrian man has been arrested for falsely accusing a Syrian migrant of being a terrorist and sparking a major police operation out of "jealousy", authorities said Tuesday.

Syrian aid convoy was tracked before attacks

Syrian aid convoy was tracked before attacks

Surveillance aircraft circled in the sky during the hours before a United Nations aid convoy was struck by warplanes on Monday, killing relief workers and destroying 18 trucks ...

Syrian blows himself up outside German music festival, 12 wounded

Syrian blows himself up outside German music festival, 12 wounded

A 27-year-old Syrian man denied asylum in Germany a year ago blew himself up on Sunday outside a crowded music festival, injuring 12 people in the country's fourth violent attack on members of the public in less than a week.

Syrian refugees may get citizenship in Turkey

Syrian refugees may get citizenship in Turkey

Syrian refugees living in Turkey could eventually be granted Turkish citizenship, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has signalled....

QRCS brings succour to Syrians, Palestinians in Lebanon

QRCS brings succour to Syrians, Palestinians in Lebanon

As part of 2016 Ramadan Iftar programme, Qatar Red Crescent Society’s (QRCS) mission in Lebanon has launched a campaign to distribute daily meals and food packages to Syrian refugees in Arsal.

Syrian rebels agree in Qatar to stop fighting each other

Syrian rebels agree in Qatar to stop fighting each other

Two Syrian rebel groups which have been fighting each other near Damascus have negotiated a ceasefire in Qatar, statements published by the two groups said.

Syrian army, allies launch attack south of Aleppo

Syrian army, allies launch attack south of Aleppo

Biggest government operation in area since truce; little hope for breakthrough at Geneva peace talks

Syrian troops press advance after blow to IS in Palmyra

Syrian troops press advance after blow to IS in Palmyra

Syrian forces strengthened their hold on Palmyra and pushed forward against the Islamic State group after dealing it a major blow by retaking the ancient city.

Turkey jails Syrian traffickers over Aylan death

Turkey jails Syrian traffickers over Aylan death

A Turkish court on Friday sentenced two Syrian people smugglers to more than four years in prison over the drowning of Aylan Kurdi, the toddler who became a symbol of Europe's refugee crisis.

Syrian mothers separated from children in Aegean rescue

Syrian mothers separated from children in Aegean rescue

Two Syrian mothers who crossed from Turkey to Greece on a refugee boat said they were separated from their children during a Turkish coastguard operation to stem the flow of migrants.