Gulf Times - Baghuz
Disease claims dozens trying to flee IS-controlled area in Syria

Disease claims dozens trying to flee IS-controlled area in Syria

Disease and harsh conditions have claimed the lives of about 90 people - two-thirds of them children under the age of 5 - who wanted to reach a refugee camp in north-eastern Syria, a UN agency reported on Tuesday.

More civilians expected to leave IS-held area in eastern Syria Deir al-Zour

More civilians expected to leave IS-held area in eastern Syria Deir al-Zour

More civilians, mainly women and children, are expected on Tuesday to leave the last pocket still under Islamic State control in eastern Syria, where a US-backed Syrian force is battling to end the radical group's presence there.