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Jamil Hassan, head, Syirian inelligence and a close ally of Assad allegedly "beat, raped, tortured and killed" prisoners in Syrian government detention facilities.
IS has ramped up its attacks against pro-regime forces since its fighters in May left their last stronghold near Damascus under an evacuation deal with the regime.
Kim Jong-Un is yet to host a foreign leader in Pyongyang. So, if Assad lands in the Korean capital, it would be a first.
In total, more than 780 civilians - including 170 children - have been killed in Eastern Ghouta since February 18
The bombings accompanied fighting between IS and the Syrian Democratic Forces, an armed alliance led by Kurdish militias and supported by the coalition.
Two children were killed in a fire break out due to gas leak in al-Raed Syrian refugee camp in a Lebanon town on Sunday.
The Islamic State terrorists shot down a Syrian helicopter airdropping food to the besieged city of Deir al-Zour in eastern Syria on Sunday.
At least 20 Islamic State militants were killed in a bombing near Syria's largest gas field in Koniko on Friday.
The air strike happened in Syria's eastern Deir Ezzor province on Wednesday, a day after at least 57 people were killed in an aerial attack on a prison run by the IS jihadist group.
The White House warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday that he and his military would pay a heavy price if it conducted a chemical weapons attack.
At least 57 inmates and guards were killed when a US-led air strike targeted a prison under Islamic State control in eastern Syria.
The White House offered no details on what prompted the warning and spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said she had no additional information Monday night.
Data suggests at least 250 civilians had been killed in al-Raqqa by coalition bombings in the last month.
The Australian Defense Force is fighting IS in both Syria and Iraq under the name 'Operation OKRA.'
The US-led coalition shot down the Syrian warplane on Sunday over the city of Rasafeh in the Raqqa,