As thousands of Palestinian prisoners held by Israel go on hunger strike, Palestinian groups are also highlighting the lesser-known plight of thousands of Palestinian detainees held by the Syrian regime.
Society: Canada's latest arrivals are being welcomed into the country, but those Syrians who entered under the previous administration are caught in a bureaucratic nightmare, reports Jillian Kestler D'Amours.
Blog: The opening of April officially took Middle Eastern football into the season's closing moments, writes Uri Levy.
Syria’s Palestinian refugee population has fallen by one-fifth since the start of the Syrian conflict in 2011 and many of those who stay in Syria have been displaced
The UN's agency for Palestinian refugees on Monday appealed for emergency funds to provide aid to nearly half a million Palestinians affected by the war in Syria.
Damascus relies on water from besieged rebel-held Wadi Barada, but either sabotage or regime bombing has stopped water flowing to Syria's capital.
The Israeli military has targeted Syrian militants in the occupied Golan Heights for the second time in 24 hours, warning of a 'new threat' by IS.
Israel has claimed to have killed a number of gunmen belonging to the Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade in the Golan Heights.
The UN Palestinian refugee agency fears beseiged Khan al-Sheikh camp near Damascus risks becoming "another Yarmouk" as the civilian death toll continues to rise
Blog: A London-based group is on a mission to promote Arab arts and culture, transforming the narrative surrounding the Middle East, writes Fardous Bahbouh.