"The victims of the Israeli war on the Gaza Strip rose to 2,049," ministry spokesman Ashraf al-Qodra told Anadolu Agency on Wednesday.
Search teams have located on Sunday the wreckage of a Turkish jet shot down by Syria.
Diplomatic officials said that the wreckage of jet was located at depth of 1,300 metres.Search and rescue teams are still searching for the two missing pilots.
The new container city near Syria's border with Turkey will provide shelter for 10,000 Syrians.
Syrian regime's chemical weapons destroyed almost a year after nearly 1,500 civilians killed in attack on Damascus suburb
The main topics Anadolu Agency's English News Desk will cover Monday 18th August 2014.
AA correspondent in the U.S., Bilgin Sasmaz, was wounded by police while covering the protests in Ferguson and remained in detention for 5 hours
President Barack Obama said the Islamic State 'speaks for no religion'
There is growing evidence that police in Ferguson, Missouri, are targeting journalists in an attempt to control the news