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Mar 23, 2017
BEIRUT — A US-led coalition strike is reported to have killed 33 civilians in northern Syria, as the Pentagon on Wednesday announced reinforcements to allies battling the Daesh terror group in Raqqa.The suspected coalition air raid hit a school being used as a temporary shelter for displaced families between Daesh’s main stronghold in Raqqa city an ...
Mar 23, 2017
BEIRUT — Syrian rebels advanced to within a few kilometres of the government-held cit ...
Mar 22, 2017
DUBAI — Travellers across the Middle East expressed frustration Wednesday at a ban on ...
Mar 22, 2017
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Construction on new Israeli settlement units in the occupied West Bank rose by 40 per cent in 2016 compared with the pr ...
Mar 21, 2017
AMMAN/BEIRUT — Syrian rebels stormed a government-held area in northeastern Damascus on Tuesday for the second time in three days, sources o ...
Mar 21, 2017
BENGHAZI, Libya/TUNIS — An eastern Libyan force says it will investigate abuses by its troops, after images showing the public display of co ...
Mar 21, 2017
MOGADISHU — At least five people were killed when a minibus laden with explosives blew up in Mogadishu on Tuesday, a local official said, th ...
Mar 21, 2017
 LONDON/ANKARA/DUBAI — Iran is sending advanced weapons and military advisers to Yemen’s rebel Houthi movement, stepping up support for ...
Mar 21, 2017
BEIRUT — Russia is setting up a military base in northwestern Syria in agreement with the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and will help train its ...
Mar 20, 2017
MOSUL — The Daesh radical group militants are forcing young men in western Mosul to fight for them in defence of the remaining pockets of th ...
Mar 20, 2017
DAMASCUS — Syrian government forces clashed with rebels and hammered opposition-held areas of east Damascus on Monday after pushing back a s ...
Mar 20, 2017
BAIDOA, Somalia — Mariam Ibrahim, her seven children and two neighbouring families were the last to leave their village in southwestern Soma ...
Mar 19, 2017
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Sunday threatened to destroy Syrian air defence systems after they fired ...

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