Kuwait is hosting an international donor conference to secure aid for Syrian refugees. The UN says it needs at least one billion dollars over the next six montnhs.
The case of a young German man charged with joining a terror group in Syria has opened in a Munich courtroom under heighted security. Europe is on alert for homegrown fighters returning from conflict regions.
A Syrian government airstrike hit an opposition-held Damascus suburb on Friday, killing more than 30 people, according to an activist group. The dead is said to include six children.
An airstrike by Israel in Syria has killed several Hezbollah fighters, including the son of a slain leader, according to sources close to the organization. Hezbollah is an ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.
An alleged Israeli airstrike in Syria has killed an Iranian general, officials in Tehran said. Thousands of supporters of Lebanon's Hezbollah have gathered to bury one of six other fighters killed in the same raid.
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