24 Feb 2017
A suicide bomber attacked a checkpoint manned by the Free Syrian Army near Al-Bab, killing at least 53 people. The blast came hours after fighters of ISIL, also known as ISIS were driven from the city.
13 Feb 2017
Turkey is stepping up its involvement in Syria's war. As Turkish-backed forces secure control of Al-Bab, the president has said for the first time that he intends to press on towards ISIL's self-declared capital in Syria, Raqqa.
12 Feb 2017
Turkish air strikes hit 33 Islamic State targets in Syria's Al-Bab - Army