Syrian refugees in Turkey are being detained and reportedly deported back to Syria in the past month. According to observers, anti-refugee sentiment in the country is rising, in the country that once welcomed Syrians fleeing from civil war.
According to Mustafa Bali, the spokesperson for the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Islamic State militants are pinned down with their wives and children in a 5 square kilometer pocket in eastern Syria.
After years of being subjected to ISIS’ strict rule, the Libyan city of Sirte opened the Mustafa Tarrouq Cultural library. The library was named in memory of the founder of the city’s first Cultural library, which he established in the 1960s.
The head of the Turkey-based Syria's National Coalition (SNC), Abdulrahman Mustafa, said that the rebels would not turn against Hayy'at Tahrir al-Sham (HTS) in the wake of a government assault on Idlib.