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Cypriot singer Alexia Vassiliou remembers her life as a refugee.

In Patras, young Afghan migrants strive to reach western Europe. For those willing to endure an often brutal journey, the dream of building a new life awaits.

Turkish army seizes PKK ammunition cache in northern Iraq

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Turkish army seizes PKK ammunition cache in northern Iraq

The haul includes scores of AK-47 rifles, shot guns and anti-aircraft gun ammunition.

US military chief visits Israel amid tensions with Iran

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US military chief visits Israel amid tensions with Iran

The visit comes days after a suspected Israeli air raid on Damascus killed five foreign fighters, including a member of the ...

Five children among dozen killed in Yemen <em>air</em> strike

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Five children among dozen killed in Yemen air strike

At least 12 people were killed in an airstrike blamed by rebels on the Saudi-led coalition.

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Saudi air strikes in Yemen's Al-Jawf province kill seven

Since May, tensions have been rising between Saudi Arabia and Yemen's Houthis.

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7 children, 2 women killed in Yemen air strike

Seven children and two women were killed in an air raid in northwest Yemen, a UN agency said Monday, as Riyadh said it ...

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Dubai-based broadcaster uses gaming clip for 'Libya airstrike' footage

Activists close to the GNA believe that the strikes were carried out by Emirati Mirage 2000-9 fighter jets taking off from Egypt's Al-Barani ...

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Libya's unity government says 'foreign air force' hit base

Libya's UN-recognised government condemned overnight air raids against a recaptured strategic air base in the west of the ...

Israel launches Gaza strikes after rocket fire

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Israel launches Gaza strikes after rocket fire

Israeli aircraft attacked Hamas sites in the Gaza Strip on Sunday night, after Israel reported three rockets fired at its territory.

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Rockets target American sites in Iraq despite militia arrests

Two rocket attacks have targeted American sites in and around Baghdad on Saturday night, wounding a child, despite recent arrests of suspected ...

9 Iran-backed fighters killed in 2nd <em>raid</em> in Syria

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9 Iran-backed fighters killed in 2nd raid in Syria

Nine have been killed in air strikes targeting positions of Iranian-backed militias.

Saudi-led coalition denies targeting civilians in Yemen <em>raid</em>

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Saudi-led coalition denies targeting civilians in Yemen raid

The coalition rejected the allegation that civilians, including children, were killed insisting that it targeted armed Houthi combatants.

Jihadists kill dozens in Nigeria attacks: local sources

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Jihadists kill dozens in Nigeria attacks: local sources

Inhabitants of remote Goni Usmanti village said fighters gunned down 38 people in a raid on Saturday and set a truck ablaze killing an ...

East Syria <em>air</em> raids kill 12 pro-Iran fighters: monitor

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East Syria air raids kill 12 pro-Iran fighters: monitor

Unidentified aircraft on Saturday struck pro-Iranian fighters, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, killing 12 fighters.

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Israeli air raids kill nine Syria regime loyalists: monitor

Syria has accused Israel of carrying out at least seven airstrikes in the past two months alone, believed to have targeted Iranian and proxy interests.

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Venezuela says Iranian tankers will get military escort

Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lopez said that when the Iranian ships are 200 nautical miles from the coastline "they will be welcomed" by ...

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Widow of German jihadist rapper goes on trial

The woman, named as 35-year-old Omaima M., faces a slew of charges including membership of a foreign terror group, human trafficking and crimes ...

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Israeli raids hit Hezbollah arms depot in Syria: monitor

Israeli missiles hit a Hezbollah weapons depot in central Syria on Friday.

Three killed in Israeli strikes on Syria –regime media

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Three killed in Israeli strikes on Syria –regime media

Syrian regime media says that three civilians have been killed in Israeli airstrikes near Damascus, and that four others, including a child, ...

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State media: Syria air defence intercepts 'Israeli' missiles

Syrian air defence intercepted several missiles fired during an "Israeli" air strike on Monday against targets near the ...

The Iraq Report: Islamic State is making a comeback

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The Iraq Report: Islamic State is making a comeback

The forces of the Islamic State are once more on the march.

Pakistan shoots down Indian drone as Kashmir tensions rise

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Pakistan shoots down Indian drone as Kashmir tensions rise

Pakistan's army said it had shot down a small Indian surveillance drone in occupied Kashmir

UN refrains from blaming Russia for Syria hospital attacks

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UN refrains from blaming Russia for Syria hospital attacks

The UN has refused to pose any direct responsibility on Russia for attacking hospitals in war-torn Syria in its latest report.

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