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.
At least 11 are dead and 28 injured as regime forces traded missile fire with rebels in Aleppo. The city is seen as a potential flashpoint in the six-week old ceasefire.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces are on the verge of retaking the city of Palmyra. The move could strengthen Assad's position as the latest round of peace talks aimed at ending Syria's five-year war continue.
President Bashar al-Assad is the problem and Syria can only start to heal once he's gone. That's according to Asaad al-Zoubi, head of the Syrian opposition's delegation to Geneva where UN-mediated talks are deadlocked.
Opposition forces in Syria have attacked government positions, calling it retaliation for government airstrikes killing four people. The fighting has undermined a ceasefire deal and threatens UN-led peace talks.
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