The blast near the Syrian border is the latest tragedy to hit the country currently in the throes of a devastating political and economic crisis.
Many are willing to endure unthinkable horror to escape strife in their homeland.
Police arrested the Manchester bombing suspect's father, two brothers and several others.
The sheer number of rafts overwhelmed our flotilla. Tragedies mounted.
Displaced people use camera phone footage to highlight life on the run in "Exodus."
The rate of recorded deaths in the Mediterranean has risen sharply this year, with more than 3,740 migrants drowning on their way to Europe.