Stories about Syria from August, 2015
Before the war began, Thair Orfahli studied law in Lebanon and regularly visited his family in Syria. But as the violence intensified, he decided he had to leave.
In his latest speech, Bashar Al Assad said Syria is for those who defend it. Asaad Hanna explains what that means.
As Turkey gets more and more deeply involved in the raging conflict on its border, security threats at home are on the rise.
On the day of her birthday, Syrian activist Marcell Shehwaro looks back at the trauma and heartbreak of life in Syria through the prism of birthdays past and present.