Russian President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to discuss the Iran nuclear programme.
Major General Issam Zahreddine, head of the 104 Brigade of the Syrian Republican Guard, was killed by a mine in the city.
A U.S.-backed campaign against Islamic State (IS) in eastern Syria will accelerate now the jihadist group has been defeated in its former capital Raqqa.
U.S.-backed militias raised a flag inside Raqqa stadium on Tuesday, as a four-month battle to take Islamic State's Syrian capital came to an end. Emily Wither reports.
Syrian army and allied forces pushed into the remaining Islamic State-held districts of Deir al-Zor city.
Elie Daher is the President and CEO of the Lebanese Petroleum Business Network.
Solidere added that the consolidated revenues from services rendered fell by 8.5%
The fashion industry's use of wafer-thin models has long been the subject of heated debate worldwide.
The 200-seat carved stone structure was found underneath a passageway leading to the raised esplanade where an ancient Jewish temple stood.
The forum brought together top regional and global executives from 75 regional and global companies.