After eight years of Syrian refugee influx into Turkey, the country's attitude towards them has turned sour. As a result, the Government wants Syrians to live in the provinces that they are officially registered in, and seek permits if they want to go to other provinces.
Iraqi Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi has ordered the opening of the heavily fortified Green Zone in central Baghdad for Eid al-Fitr, signalling a shift away from Iraqi rulers' isolation from citizens.
Following the launch of a Katyusha rocket on Baghdad's Green Zone near the American embassy, Iraqi Politicians, clerics and militia chiefs say Iraq does not want a war between Tehran and Washington on its soil.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) announced that the Syrian regime forces shelled areas in northern Syria that were declared as buffer zone areas according to the Turkish and Russian agreement lat month.