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Syrian men are being tricked into fighting for Khalifa Haftar's self-described Libyan National Army.

Hundreds of former Syrian rebels from Quneitra have been recruited and trained by Russia to fight for rogue General Khalifa Haftar.

Syrian regime soldiers killed, injured in Israeli strike

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Syrian regime soldiers killed, injured in Israeli strike

Israeli strikes on a regime military airport in central Syria and a position near the occupied Golan Heights have killed one soldier and wounded four others.

Israel fires missiles into southern Syria: State media

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Israel fires missiles into southern Syria: State media

Syrian state media has said that Israeli missiles were 'swiftly dealt with' by the country's air defences.

Three Syrian soldiers wounded by Israeli fire near Golan

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Three Syrian soldiers wounded by Israeli fire near Golan

Syrian soldiers have been wounded by Israeli fire after a suspected Israeli missile strike near the occupied Golan Heights in Syria has ...

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Suspected Israeli strike 'kills senior Hezbollah official' in Syria

Israel has repeatedly struck Iran-linked targets in Syria in recent years.

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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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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 Human Rights.

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Dozens killed in Syria airstrikes as Russia faces casualties

22 civilians were killed in ongoing airstrikes on Syria’s Idlib province as two Russian soldiers were shot dead in regime-controlled Daraa - the ...

Second 'bomb-laden drone' downed in Syria in 48 hours

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Second 'bomb-laden drone' downed in Syria in 48 hours

A drone loaded with bombs and C4 explosive was taken down by Syrian authorities, according to state media.

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Israel fires rocket into Syria: state media

Syrian state media has reported that Quneitra was hit by a rocket.

Six Iranians among dead in Israeli strike on Syria

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Six Iranians among dead in Israeli strike on Syria

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Thursday the Israeli strikes had killed six Iranians and three pro-regime Syrian fighters.

Syria Weekly: Idlib offensive stalls, as Russia-Iran rivalry continues

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Syria Weekly: Idlib offensive stalls, as Russia-Iran rivalry continues

The failure of the Syrian regime to breakthrough rebel lines in Idlib and Hama has been blamed on the non-participation of Iran in the offensive.

Ammunition depot explosion rocks Syrian capital

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Ammunition depot explosion rocks Syrian capital

An ammunition depot located in a military zone in Mashrou Dummar, a western suburb of the Syrian capital exploded on Saturday.

Israel jittery after drone enters airspace from Lebanon

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Israel jittery after drone enters airspace from Lebanon

A drone which entered Israeli airspace before quickly returning to Lebanon caused panic in Israel on Wednesday.

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Syria air defence downs Israeli missiles targeting Hizballah positions

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war monitor, said the strikes had targeted positions of the Hizballah Shia movement in two locations, but without causing any casualties.

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Israeli strikes on Syria kill 10, including 'foreign fighters'

Israeli strikes targeting Syria on Sunday left 10 people dead, including three Syrian soldiers and seven foreign fighters, a war monitor said.

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Israeli military launches strikes on southern Syria

Israel launched strikes on southern Syria late on Saturday, a war monitor said, prompting air defences into action for the second night in a row.

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Syria air defences intercept Israeli projectiles: state media

Syria's official news agency reported the country's air defence batteries intercepted projectiles coming from Israel and downed a number of them ...

Prisoners ask Israel not to return them to Syria

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Prisoners ask Israel not to return them to Syria

Zeidan Tawil and Khamis al-Ahmad, released by Israel following the return of the remains of Israeli soldier Zachary Baumel, have asked not to ...

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Rallies sweep Syria to condemn US Golan move

Demonstrators took to the streets across the war-torn country to protest Washington's decision to recognise Israeli sovereignty over the ...

Syrian Golan Druze commemorate anniversary of Israeli occupation

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Syrian Golan Druze commemorate anniversary of Israeli occupation

Druze gathered on Thursday to mark the 52nd anniversary of the Israeli occupation of the Golan Heights. Israel gave residents citizenship rights ...

Israeli tank fire hits Syria

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Israeli tank fire hits Syria

Israeli tank fire hit southern Syria, regime media reported on Monday.

Israeli jets 'bomb targets near Damascus, southern Syria'

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Israeli jets 'bomb targets near Damascus, southern Syria'

It is the first reported Israeli attack on Syria since the regime downing of a Russian jet in September during Israeli airstrikes.

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