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Analysis: The road to a solution between Athens and Ankara is shorter if it does not pass through Washington.

Analysis: The Nagorno-Karabakh conflict has produced an unlikely alignment of traditionally hostile regional actors.

Russia marks brutal five-year intervention anniversary in Syria war

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Russia marks brutal five-year intervention anniversary in Syria war

Russia's intervention in the Syria war has cost thousands of lives.

Dozens dead in IS, govt clashes in Syria's Raqqa

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Dozens dead in IS, govt clashes in Syria's Raqqa

At least 28 fighters were killed in clashes between Syria pro-regime forces and Islamic State militants in the northern province of Raqqa.

Turkey says Russia will hold live-fire exercises in Med

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Turkey says Russia will hold live-fire exercises in Med

Moscow will conduct naval drills in areas where Turkey is currently searching for energy resources.

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Syrian regime soldiers killed in rare coalition airstrike

Two Syrian regime soldiers were killed in a coalition airstrike on their checkpoint in Qamishli in northeastern Syria, after they refused to allow a coalition patrol to pass through.

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Insight: Russia moves into Iran-controlled eastern Syria

Eastern Syria has been viewed as under Iran's sphere of interest, but the resource-rich region remains a lucrative area for Russia too.

Stasa Salacanin

How the West lost influence in Libya's war

Libya's conflict has exposed deep divides within the EU and Nato, leaving non-Western powers to fill the vacuum.

The New Arab Staff

US general doubts Russia, US deaths in Afghanistan connection

A US general is not convinced that Russia financed mercenaries to kill US troops in Afghanistan.

Syrians, Turkey prepare for new conflict in Idlib

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Syrians, Turkey prepare for new conflict in Idlib

The Syrian regime has been positioning forces near rebel-held territory as Russian planes carry out airstrikes, as Idlib residents and ...

The New Arab Staff

HTS seeks 'moderate rebrand' to secure seat in negotiations

The secretive leader of the jihadist group HTS has undertaken an intense public relations campaign in Idlib, revealing his true identity and ...

US may carry out wide-ranging operation against Iranian militias

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US may carry out wide-ranging operation against Iranian militias

Syrian opposition sources say the US and Syrian groups may carry out an air and ground operation against Iranian militias in eastern ...

Libyan government forces destroy <em>Russian</em> mercenary operations room

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Libyan government forces destroy Russian mercenary operations room

Forces loyal to Libya’s internationally-recognised government say they have destroyed an operations room belonging to the Russian ...

Ramadan in ruins for Idlib family

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Ramadan in ruins for Idlib family

Tareq Abu Ziad and his family break the Ramadan fast on the remains of their home in the Syrian town of Ariha.

UN warns that ‘tragedy beckons’ in Syria from virus

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UN warns that ‘tragedy beckons’ in Syria from virus

With millions of people displaced in crowded conditions and without adequate sanitation, the UN humanitarian chief said Syria cannot cope with a ...

Paul McLoughlin

Coronavirus could kill 100,000 Syrians in Idlib's refugee camps

Lacking hygiene products and medical care, the refugee camps of northwestern Syria could witness the most tragic scenes of the coronavirus crisis.

The New Arab & agencies

Turkey, Russia to start joint patrols in northwest Syria

Turkish and Russian troops will patrol a 'security corridor' along the key M4 highway in Idlib.

The New Arab & agencies

Syrian regime bombs Idlib market, killing five children

Russian-backed Syrian forces have continued their vicious assault on one of Syria's last rebel strongholds.

The New Arab & agencies

Turkish fighter jet downs Syrian warplane over Idlib

Turkey has downed a third Syrian regime aircraft since announcing the launch of Operation Spring Shield in Syria on Sunday.

34 Turkish soldiers killed in deadly Syrian regime airstrike

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34 Turkish soldiers killed in deadly Syrian regime airstrike

At least 34 Turkish soldiers were killed in Syrian regime airstrikes in Idlib and several more were badly injured in a huge regime attack.

The New Arab

Turkish and Syrian soldiers killed as Idlib fighting intensifies

Two Turkish soldiers were killed by an air strike attributed to the Syrian regime, while Turkey claims its forces killed 'up to 50' regime ...

Turkey launches 'limited' operation to retake Idlib towns

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Turkey launches 'limited' operation to retake Idlib towns

A Turkish-led operation recaptured a key town in Syria’s Idlib, reports say, following days of Turkish threats of an operation to curb the ...

Turkey slams 'unsatisfactory' Russia proposals on Idlib

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Turkey slams 'unsatisfactory' Russia proposals on Idlib

Turkey and Russia are locked in talks in Moscow, but Ankara has slammed what it called 'unsatisfactory' proposals by the Russians.

Libya's GNA suspends ceasefire talks after Tripoli port attack

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Libya's GNA suspends ceasefire talks after Tripoli port attack

A missile attack targeting a Turkish ship in the port of Tripoli prompted Libya's internationally-recognised government to suspend ceasefire ...

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