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Fight against Islamic State militants

High-ranking Russian delegation may visit Damascus soon, Russian ambassador to Syria says - Interfax

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European migrant crisis

Number of Syrian refugees heading for Turkey border increases to 35,000 in past 24 hours, Turkish official says - BBC

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Syrian civil war

Syrian foreign minister saying any foreign ground troops who enter Syria will return home in wooden coffins - AP

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Syrian civil war

UK PM David Cameron says over $10 billion raised for Syria crisis at donor conference - @elashton

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Syrian civil war

Kremlin says it hopes intra-Syrian talks resume, expects complicated dialogue - Interfax

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Syrian civil war

Syria opposition says will not return to talks until humanitarian demands met - AFP

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Syrian civil war

UN envoy says 'temporary halt' has been called to Syria talks until February 25 - AFP

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Syrian civil war

UN says 'unprecedented' barrage of Syrian government airstrikes on towns around Aleppo have killed 3 aid workers killed, displaced hundreds of families - Reuters

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Syrian civil war

White House says Secretary of State John Kerry will use Syria conference on Thursday in London to announce 'significant new contributions' to Syrian relief efforts - @markknoller

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Russia rejects Britain's claims that Moscow escalates Syria conflict as misinformation - Interfax

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Syrian civil war

UN Syria envoy to host separate talks with government, opposition Monday, UN says - AFP

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Death toll in triple bombing near Damascus has risen to at least 45, Syrian government says - AP

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Syrian civil war

UN peace talks aimed at ending Syria conflict begin in Geneva; main opposition group not present - AP

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European migrant crisis

UK to accept some child refugees from Syria and other conflict zones but not those who have fled to Europe - BBC News

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Syrian civil war

Russia's Lavrov says impossible to reach Syria peace deal without Kurds taking part in talks - Reuters

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Syrian chemical weapons removal

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem: Syria welcomes Russia's proposal for Damascus to put its chemical weapons under international control - @Reuters

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Syrian civil war

UK Prime Minister David Cameron says Labour party is not serious about Syria, more interested in political positioning - @itvnews

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Syrian civil war

Update: More than 100,000 people present in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican for Syria prayer vigil - @NBCNews

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Alleged chemical attack in Syria, Aug. 21, 2013

France's President Hollande says UN inspectors' report on Syria will likely be released at the end of next week - @Reuters

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Alleged chemical attack in Syria, Aug. 21, 2013

Secretary of State Kerry says President Obama has made no decision on waiting for UN inspectors' report on Syria - @Reuters

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