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Saudi Arabia, accused of committing 'war crimes' in Yemen, is hosting an emergency donor conference for the impoverished country.

Palestine's health ministry has rejected 'uncoordinated' aid from the UAE, following Etihad Airways first known flight to Israel.

Syria strikes kill 14 Iranian, allied fighters: monitor

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Syria strikes kill 14 Iranian, allied fighters: monitor

Syrian Observatory head Rami Abdul Rahman said it was "likely" that Israel mounted the operation, which killed several Iraqi as well as Iranian fighters.

Syria intercepts Israeli strikes: regime media

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Syria intercepts Israeli strikes: regime media

Israeli missiles targeting a research facility in northern Syria were intercepted, Syrian state media said, in the fourth such attack in two ...

IS exploits virus, political crisis to boost Iraq attacks

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IS exploits virus, political crisis to boost Iraq attacks

Iraq declared IS defeated in late 2017 but sleeper cells have survived in remote northern and western areas, where security gaps mean the group ...

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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.

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Germany bans Hezbollah, police raids mosques

Germany has banned domestic Hezbollah's activities, ordering police to raid mosques and associations linked to the Lebanese movement.

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

Malls in the United Arab Emirates reopen, Iran says it is no longer at 'red status' and Muslims begin fasting under coronavirus lockdown. These ...

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Saudi-led coalition extends Yemen ceasefire by a month

The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen announced it was extending a unilateral ceasefire for a month due to the Covid-19 crisis.

US commander meets Taliban leaders over 'reduction in violence'

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US commander meets Taliban leaders over 'reduction in violence'

Washington signed a key deal with the Taliban in February that promised the withdrawal of US and foreign troops from Afghanistan by next summer.

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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.

Saudi-led coalition <em>air</em> strikes hit rebel-held Yemen capital

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Saudi-led coalition air strikes hit rebel-held Yemen capital

The Saudi-led military coalition carried out multiple air strikes on Yemen's capital despite UN calls for a ceasefire to protect ...

Baghdad's four decades of conflict and strife

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Baghdad's four decades of conflict and strife

In-depth: From 1980 until now, the Iraqi capital has faced a series of conflicts, instability, and violence. This year marks 40 years since this ...

Iraq leaders, UN condemn deadly Baghdad attack

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Iraq leaders, UN condemn deadly Baghdad attack

Iraqi politicians and the UN have condemned an attack on US-led coalition soldiers in Baghdad.

Retaliatory strikes kill 18 Iraqi fighters in Syria

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Retaliatory strikes kill 18 Iraqi fighters in Syria

Suspected US-led coalition strikes on Syria's Albukamal region killed at least 18 Iraqi militia fighters on Thursday, just hours after an attack ...

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Yemen in Focus: Houthis introduce martyrdom lectures at school

Students in Saada are made to watch daily video broadcasts from the Houthi rebel leader, who lectures them on the merits of martyrdom and fighting on the frontlines.

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Idlib schools and nurseries bombed by Syrian regime

A wave of bombing in Idlib has targeted schools and nurseries.

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Russia strikes kill 5 civilians as Idlib slaughter continues

Five civilians were killed in Russian air strikes backing Syrian regime forces as they chipped away at the country's last major rebel ...

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Saudi-led coalition retaliation raids strike rebel depots in Sanaa

Ballistic missile and drone depots in Yemen's rebel-held capital were struck by Saudi-led coalition strikes on Sunday.

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Damascus

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Israel strikes Iranian targets in Damascus

This would be the second time this month that Israel attacked Iranian strongholds in Syria.

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Erdogan ally says Turkey should prepare to invade Damascus

Devlet Bahceli called on Turkey to review its ties with Russia and prepare to take Damascus after the Syrian regime attacked Turkish military ...

Russian strikes kill dozens amid brutal Idlib onslaught

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Russian strikes kill dozens amid brutal Idlib onslaught

As many as 28 people have been killed by Russian and Syrian regime bombardment over the past 24 hours.

Refugees and riot police clash on Greek Islands

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Refugees and riot police clash on Greek Islands

Up to 2,000 refugees, mainly Afghans, Iranians and Syrians, continue to protest in the Moria camp over delays in asylum cases, inhuman living ...

Israeli strikes kill 23 Syrian regime and pro-Iran fighters

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Israeli strikes kill 23 Syrian regime and pro-Iran fighters

Israels pre-dawn raids have killed 23 Syrian regime and foreign fighters in southern Syria, according to the Syrian Observatory for ...

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