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Aug 09, 2017
AIN ISSA, Syria — US-backed fighters battling to capture Syria's Raqqa are being slowed by fierce resistance from the Daesh terror group, wh ...
Aug 09, 2017
DAKAR — Most African migrants suffer abuse, torture and rape as they cross lawless Libya in pursuit of a new life in Europe, Oxfam said on W ...
Aug 09, 2017
DOHA  — For Qataris affected by the diplomatic crisis rocking the Gulf, the reality of politics is stark: families divided, assets froz ...
Aug 08, 2017
SANAA — Yemen's national blood bank may be forced to close due to a lack of money after an international medical charity decided to end two ...
Aug 08, 2017
BEIRUT — Syrian rebels were preparing for an imminent ground assault by the army on the last enclave they hold in Damascus after air strikes ...
Aug 08, 2017
DAMASCUS — Antoun Tawil, one of Syria's last traditional lute makers, waits in vain in his Damascus workshop for orders of the oud, an instr ...
Aug 08, 2017
ROME — The UN’s new envoy to Libya on Tuesday endorsed Italy’s drive to stem the flow of migrants leaving the north African state for Europe ...
Aug 08, 2017
WASHINGTON — An unarmed Iranian drone came within 31 metres of a US navy warplane as it prepared to land on an aircraft carrier in the Gulf, ...
Aug 08, 2017
UNITED NATIONS, United States  — The United States wants UN peacekeepers in southern Lebanon to take on an expanded mission and in ...
Aug 07, 2017
AMMAN — The Syrian army stepped up shelling and air strikes on the last rebel-held enclaves in the Syrian capital on Monday, its heaviest bo ...

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