The Turkish Oncupinar crossing gate near Kilis. Photograph: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images

Abdo Shakh quietly sips tea in the corner of a house just north of the Oncupinar crossing on the Turkish-Syrian border. He is one of hundreds of resi(...)

Syrian refugees wait before the Oncupinar crossing gate near the town of Kilis, in south-central Turkey. Photograph: Getty Images

As the sun inches towards the centre of the sky and noon approaches, the sound of the call to prayer ripples through the air. Here, on the Turkish-Syr(...)

Syrian refugees at the Turkish Oncupinar crossing gate, near Kilis. About 30,000 Syrians have gathered there, having fled attacks on Aleppo. Photograph: Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images

In the southern reaches of Turkey, the war in Syria no longer seems like a conflict in a far-away land. Just over the border in the town of Azaz, th(...)

An Aston Martin DB10, which was built specifically for the latest James Bond film ‘Spectre’, on display in the window of Harrods in Knightsbridge, London. Photograph: John Stillwell/PA Wire

You’ve seen the film, now buy the car. Aston Martin is to auction off one of the 10 cars it made for the latest James Bond film, Spectre. The DB10, (...)

 EU Council president Donald Tusk warned the bloc “no more than two months” to tackle the migration crisis or else face the collapse of the passport-free Schengen zone. Photograph:  Laurent Dubrule

The Government has said it will work to make the EU’s refugee relocation scheme a success, after it emerged that Ireland has been offered just 20 asyl(...)

The main hall in Davos. The great and good of the financial world are gathering in the Swiss resort of Davos for the annual World Economic Forum. Photograph: Jason Alden/Bloomberg

The great and good of the financial world are gathering in the Swiss resort of Davos for the annual World Economic Forum. Here are five of the top t(...)

 A Unicef employee measuring the arm of a malnourished child in the besieged Syrian town of Madaya, as they assess the health situation of residents of the famine-stricken town. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Russia has dismissed a United Nations Security Council meeting on the siege of Syrian towns as “unnecessary noise” that politicises a humanitarian cri(...)

 Syrians wait on Monday for the arrival of an aid convoy  in the besieged town of Madaya, where more than two dozen people are reported to have starved to death. Photograph: Marwan Ibrahim/AFP/Getty Images

The first trucks from a convoy carrying food and medical aid entered the besieged Syrian town of Madaya on Monday, only to discover harrowing scenes (...)

Yemeni volunteers donate blood for victims of the war-torn country’s ongoing conflict inside a temporary tent in Sana’a, Yemen. Photograph: EPA/Yahya Arhab

At least four people have been killed and 10 injured after an MSF-supported hospital was hit by a rocket or bomb in northern Yemen, the medical aid gr(...)

A Yemeni stands amid the rubble of a building destroyed by air strikes in Sana’a, Yemen. MSF has said that three people have been killed in a rocket attack on one of their health centres in Yemen. File photograph: Yahya Arhab/EPA

A “projectile” struck a clinic supported by international medical group Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in north Yemen on Sunday, killing four people a(...)