It was a harrowing farewell message, and then there was silence from the Anne Frank of the Syrian Civil War.
The bunk beds that fill the rooms sleep more than 80 Islamic State recruits.
Saudi Arabian woman receives torrent of abuse after daring to go without a hijab.
Fighting has ramped up in recent weeks with up to 16,000 Syrian civilians displaced.
It took two years to carve, but the 'Land of Childhood', situated between two basements, is for kids to enjoy without fear of attack.
Syria captures of a large swathe of eastern Aleppo, threatening to crush rebels in their most important urban stronghold.
A Moroccan TV station taught viewers techniques to cover up signs of domestic violence with cosmetics.
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Two passenger trains collide in Iran, killing at least 40 people and injuring dozens.
Israeli leaders claim arson as wildfires tear through Haifa while #Israelisburning trends on Twitter.
A simple chocolate bar means a lot when you're a child growing up in a world of terrorists.
She was charged after reporting her rape in Dubai to worldwide condemnation, but will no go free.
A former English teacher in Aleppo shares a first-person account of life in the war-ravaged Syrian city.
US President and his Russian counterpart met for four minutes. It's not known if Donald Trump was mentioned.
Turkey proposes a bill to allow men accused of sex abuse to avoid punishment if they marry their victims.
Family of British woman jailed after reporting she was raped in Dubai have launched an appeal to free her.
Seven members of the same Syrian family have been killed, including four children.
Hospitalised young children in Aleppo cowered, while staff counted bombs during an airstrike.
In the only shop to open in eastern Mosul, there's a queue of men waiting to get rid of the beards militants made them grow.
No New Zealand troops caught in deadly attack at Nato's Bagram air base in Afghanistan.
Afghanistan's president welcomed back Sharbat Gula, the green-eyed 'Afghan Girl', offering her a furnished apartment after Pakistan deported her.
Pakistan will delay deporting Sharbat Gula who has been living in the country illegally.
Children undergo cancer treatment in Aleppo as they avoid being killed by fighting in the Syrian city.
Terror group's torture methods "beyond imagination" as 100 decapitated bodies found in mass grave.
Former TVNZ cameraman thrown backwards by blast from suicide bomb in Mosul.
It's dark, damp and tiny, but it's where a group of Syrian children go to school.
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She sent just one text to her mother: "I am trapped in a house with Islamic State fighters. Do not call me."
The children of Syria have already survived years of fighting. As winter approaches, now they are now fighting to stay warm.
Massive military operation pushes back terrorist forces, as Iraqi troops prepare for long battle.