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In a Syria Refuge, Extremists Exert Greater Control
The presence of fighters with the Syrian affiliate of Al Qaeda, and their increasing power in a patch of northern Syria, endangers the civilians who have sought refuge there from the country’s war.
On Cloth Scraps, Syrian Names Are Immortalized in Rust and Blood
Strips of material that a former prisoner smuggled from Syria are now being lent to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum for an exhibition in Washington.
‘The Daily’: Mike Pence’s Declaration of Loyalty
Why the vice president is denouncing reporting about his political future and publicly stating his allegiance to President Trump.
Braving Cancer Amid the Chaos of Syria
As the conflict grinds on, parents of sick children face a wrenching choice: to risk traveling for treatment, or to risk forgoing it.
Children’s Authors Take On the Refugee Crisis
More than a dozen new books feature young displaced Muslims as protagonists as writers use the current tumult to personalize the conflicts for readers.
Australia Details ‘Sophisticated’ Plot by ISIS to Take Down Plane
Two men were charged in a plot to carry an explosive onto a plane after receiving help from an Islamic State operative in Syria.
Militants and Refugees Return to Syria Under Cease-Fire Deal
As part of the agreement, thousands of people were bused to a province largely controlled by jihadists, raising concerns for their safety.
Behind the Sudden Death of a $1 Billion Secret C.I.A. War in Syria
The shuttering of the C.I.A. program, one of the most expensive efforts to arm and train Syrian rebels since the 1980s, has forced a reckoning over its successes and failures.
New Dangers Stalk Syrian Children Still Haunted by Horrors Under ISIS
Children born and raised under Islamic State rule have experienced and witnessed astonishing brutality, even by the cruel standards of the Syrian war.
Russia Showcases Global Ambitions With Military Parades, One in Syria
Navy Day events in St. Petersburg, which President Vladimir V. Putin oversaw, and in Syria were efforts to demonstrate growing military might.
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