Parts of Aleppo, Hama and Idlib are supposed to be protected from a massive regime offensive by a buffer zone deal that Russia and Turkey signed in September.
The United Nations warn that an all-out offensive on the region will lead to a humanitarian catastrophe for its nearly three million residents.
Pakistan denies giving material support to militants in Kashmir but says it provides moral and diplomatic backing for the self-determination of Kashmiri people.
Russia and Turkey are on opposing sides of the conflict, with Moscow strongly supporting Assad, while Ankara supports the Syrian rebels in the civil war.
The Islamic State has a relatively small presence in Somalia compared to the Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab.
Russia, a backer of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has taken a lead role in diplomatic efforts in Kazakhstan that has largely sidelined UN diplomacy.
6 rakyat Mesir dan seorang Tunisia itu merupakan antara 9 disyaki terlibat dalam kumpulan pengganas yang ditangkap di Lembah Klang dan Sarawak.
Lokasi Hamza bin Laden menjadi spekulasi dengan laporan menyebut beliau tinggal di Pakistan, Afghanistan, Syria atau dikenakan tahanan dalam rumah di Iran.
El Hamame was killed Thursday when French land and air forces ambushed a column of vehicles he was travelling with north of Timbuktu.
The Nusrat al-Islam wal Muslimeen group says the attack is a response to the Chadian president's revival of diplomatic relations with Israel.
All six rebels belonged to Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind, a small Kashmiri rebel group.
The Pentagon operates a base in Niger's capital Niamey, some 800 miles southwest of Dirkou, from which it has launched lethal strikes against Libya-based jihadists.
Many travelled to Syria as early as 2012, marrying Syrian women and starting families there, so they are likely to do all they can to protect their new home.
The potential battlefield contains two crucial roads, transport arteries between major Syrian cities, which the Syrian government argues must be made safe.
These mostly unclaimed killings, as well as increasingly frequent abductions, have left inhabitants in constant fear of being caught up in the violence.
Ameen entered the United States in 2014 after being granted refugee status, and recently sought permanent resident status by applying for a "Green Card" work permit.
The man was found to be in possession of a machine gun, a pistol and multiple rounds of ammunition, as well as an explosives-laden belt.
Militants from al Qaeda and other radical jihadist groups have long targeted the US-allied kingdom and dozens of militants are currently serving long prison terms.
Though Canada helped mastermind the idea of large-scale UN peacekeeping missions, it hasn't deployed the "Blue Helmet" troops - as the peacekeepers are known - for more than a decade.
The plaintiffs want the English High Court to enforce a 2012 US court decision which found evidence that Iran provided material support and resources to al-Qaeda for acts of terrorism.
Canada's contingent of 250 soldiers and 6 helicopters is expected to conduct medical evacuations as they take over from German troops in the northern region.
The militants are said to be members of the Hasm group who were instructed to conduct "terrorist operations aimed at destabilising the country" by movement leaders abroad.
Attacks on Saudi security forces became more frequent over the past few years after the authorities crushed an al Qaeda insurgency more than a decade ago.
US forces are still assessing the results of the strike, which was undertaken in an effort to disrupt al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb and deny the organization's fighters freedom of action