Syrian football fans cheer on their team playing during an Asia Cup
Syrian and Palestinian football fans react to their teams drawing 0-0 in the an AFC Asian Cup match on Sunday.
The match was played in Sharjah and was one of the most attended group-stage matches of the torunament.
The Syrian conflict has waged for nearly eight years and stability is returning to some areas of the country.
Tickets for the match were going for 10 times their face value.
Photos AFP: Louai Beshara in Damascus and Abbas Momani in the West Bank