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SYRIA – Ceasefire holding

BEIRUT — A nationwide Syrian ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey...

Ceasefire in Syria to start at midnight

MOSCOW/ANKARA –– Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a...

SYRIA – Govt in charge

BEIRUT — The Syrian government took full control of Aleppo on...

Syrian girl made famous by Aleppo tweets evacuated

BEIRUT — A Syrian girl from eastern Aleppo whose tweets from the war...

SYRIA – Evacuation halted

ALEPPO –– The evacuation of the last opposition-held areas of the...

Trains crash in Iran

TEHRAN – Four carriages derailed and two caught fire when a...

ISRAEL – Wildfires lead to evacuation of 60,000

HAIFA –– Wildfires raged across Israel for a third consecutive...

AFGHANISTAN – Suicide bombing kills 32

KABUL – A suicide bomber struck a Shiite mosque in the Afghan...

Hundreds of bodies discovered in mass graves

IRBIL – Iraqi security forces have discovered two mass graves...

SYRIA – Children’s hospital hit

DAMASCUS – A hospital, blood bank and ambulances are reported to...

SYRIA – Food rations run out in rebel-held...

ALEPPO – The last remaining food rations are being distributed...

ISIS ‘executes’ 232 near Mosul

MOSUL – ISIS has ‘executed’ 232 people near the Iraqi city...

IS claims attack on Pakistan police academy

QUETTA – Militant group Islamic State said on Tuesday that...

SYRIA – Aleppo on the edge

NEW YORK – The United Nations Special Envoy for Syria has warned...

SYRIA – Airstrike hits Aleppo market

BEIRUT – An airstrike hit the biggest market on the rebel-held...

ISRAEL – World leaders attend Shimon Peres’...

JERUSALEM –– Israeli and Palestinian leaders shook hands during a...

Russia refuses to halt Aleppo bombings

MOSCOW –– Russia has said it will carry on bombing rebel-held...

SYRIA – ‘Disgusted’ UN suspends aid ops

ALEPPO – The Syrian army and Russia have denied their forces...

SYRIA –– Ceasefire on

BEIRUT — A ceasefire came into effect in Syria at sunset Monday in...
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