Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.

Syrian Defense Minister Dawood Rajiha, left, and Assef Shawkat, right, the brother-in-law of President Bashar al-Assad.
Syrian Defense Minister Dawood Rajiha, left, and Assef Shawkat, right, the brother-in-law of President Bashar al-Assad.

    JUST WATCHED

    Blast kills 4 top Syrian officials

MUST WATCH

Blast kills 4 top Syrian officials

Bashar al-Assad's brother-in-law is among the dead in Damascus, as CNN's Arwa Damon reports.

Blast kills 4 top Syrian officials

Bashar al-Assad's brother-in-law is among the dead in Damascus, as CNN's Arwa Damon reports.