Syrian civil war
The US has denied claims by the Syrian army that a coalition air strike hit Islamic State's posion gas supplies and killed hundreds.
The gifted teenager arrived in Australia on a humanitarian visa in February.
The UN Security Council will vote Wednesday on a draft resolution demanding that the Syrian government cooperate with an investigation of the suspected chemical...
Russia has responded angrily to US air strikes on Syria, which the White House says were intended to send a strong signal to the world.
The Syrian army command has described the US attack on an airbase near Homs as an act of "blatant aggression" and says six people died in the strike.
The US military has been active on many global fronts since the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
A US strike on a Syrian airbase, said to have launched a chemical gas attack on civilians, has catapulted Washington into a political stoush with Moscow.
SBS World News Radio: There have been impassioned scenes at the United Nations Security Council as it held an emergency meeting to discuss a suspected chemical...
'I couldn't save anyone, they're all dead now,' says the Syrian man whose baby twins, wife and other close relatives died a suspected chemical attack.
A war monitoring group says fatalities caused by an alleged chemical attack on a rebel-held town in northern Syria has risen to 72, including 20 children
Three children are among 16 people who have been killed in airstrikes in Syria's Damascus, according to activists.
At least 16 people have been killed in airstrikes on rebel-held areas of Syria, according to the Observatory for Human Rights.
Rebels and allied jihadists have launched a new attack in east Damascus, two days after Syrian government forces repelled an initial assault.
Syrian warplanes hammered opposition-held neighbourhoods of Damascus after regime forces pushed back a surprise assault that saw rebels try to fight their way...
SBS World News Radio: There are reports of heavy fighting on the outskirts of the Syrian capital Damascus after rebel forces mounted surprise attacks on...