The war in Syria has caused death, displacement and poverty. The country is heavily reliant on food imports, but the currency is weaker by the day. At the beginning of the week, the Syrian pound hit a new record low.
Airstrikes in various locations in Syria killed at least 24 people on Monday in a particularly bloody day in the ongoing conflict. Eight children were among the dead.
Israel's "wide-scale" response to Iranian-backed rocket attacks on the Golan Heights have shown the dynamics of deterrence between Tel Aviv and Tehran are being renegotiated.
After the Cold War ended, the world hoped for an era of peace. But things turned out differently. Now, 30 years after the historic fall of the Berlin Wall that shifted power balances, wars are more complex than ever.
The leaders of Turkey, Russia and Iran are meeting again to strike a deal over the last rebel-held enclave in Syria. DW provides an overview of the catastrophic situation in Idlib.
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