Omran Daqneesh sits inside an ambulance after he was rescued following an air strike in the rebel-held al-Qaterji neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria, on  August 17th, 2016. Photograph: Mahmoud Rslan/Reuters

A young Syrian boy who captured the world’s attention last year when images of his blood- and dust-covered face spread across the internet has re-emer(...)

Syrian refugee Mona al-Shamali (52) looks out at the field where she now lives. Photograph: Sally Hayden

Stuck between war and a state that doesn’t want them, Syrian refugees are learning a new normal. In the darkness of a tent less than 30km from the Sy(...)

Five-year-old Omran Daqneesh sits with his sister inside an ambulance after they were rescued following an airstrike in the  al-Qaterji neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria. Photograph: Mahmoud Rslan/Reuters

Next week could produce a humanitarian breakthrough for victims of the wars in Syria and Yemen. If a 48-hour Aleppo ceasefire demanded by the UN goe(...)