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It follows clashes between Turkish-backed Syrian fighters and Kurdish militias in northern Syria.

After punishing Turkish strikes on Syrian regime positions forced a truce, Idlib has some respite. The question is, how long will it last?

Turkey's Erdogan demands EU support in Syria

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Turkey's Erdogan demands EU support in Syria

Erdogan said Europe must support Turkey's 'political and humanitarian solutions in Syria' if it wants to resolve the influx of refugees, which has been violently pushed back by Greece.

Turkish fighter jet downs Syrian warplane over Idlib

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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.

Erdogan to meet Putin this week amid Syria tensions

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Erdogan to meet Putin this week amid Syria tensions

The two leaders are due to meet after the Moscow-backed Syrian regime killed more than 30 Turkish soldiers, sparking a new military operation by ...

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Assad, Libya's Haftar announce alliance to combat 'Turkish aggression'

Syrian authorities announced the formation of diplomatic relations with Libya's rogue General Khalifa Haftar on Sunday to combat Turkish aggression in both countries.

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Turkey 'shoots down' two Syrian planes over Idlib

Syrian state media on Sunday said Turkish forces had shot down two regime planes over Idlib, in the latest escalation between the neighbours.

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Turkey confirms military operation against Syrian regime

Turkey confirmed it was continuing a military operation against the Syrian regime in Syria's northwestern Idlib on Sunday.

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Syria Weekly: Turkey retaliation blocks regime's advance in Idlib

Turkish strikes on Syrian military positions has halted the momentum of the regime's offensive in Idlib.

Russia accuses Turkey of violating Syria deal

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Russia accuses Turkey of violating Syria deal

Fighting in Idlib has been pushed to the limit as 34 Turkish troops were killed in Syrian regime strikes.

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Syrian rebel forces retake Idlib's Saraqeb after heavy fighting

Syrian rebel forces retook the strategic town of Saraqeb, which lies on the M5 highway and was captured by the Assad regime three weeks ago. The ...

Syria Weekly: Few options to end catastrophe in Idlib

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Syria Weekly: Few options to end catastrophe in Idlib

Turkey and Russia are facing off over Idlib, with a last-ditch attempt to save Idlib from disaster at French-brokered crisis talks.

Erdogan urges Russia to restrain Syria regime in Idlib

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Erdogan urges Russia to restrain Syria regime in Idlib

Russian air strikes in Idlib are bolstering a Syrian government offensive that has forced nearly one million civilians to flee - the biggest ...

Turkey may receive US missiles over Syria threat

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Turkey may receive US missiles over Syria threat

Turkey is hinting that it may get US Patriot support in war-torn Syria.

Turkey to abolish visas for UK tourists

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Turkey to abolish visas for UK tourists

Turkey is set to welcome six countries, including the UK and Poland, into its visa-free club as a move to open European borders.

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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.

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Turkey tells Russia it will start Idlib operation

Turkey has massed troops on the Syria border, ready for an operation in Idlib province.

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Syria Weekly: Turkey stands up to regime in Idlib

Turkish troops are massing on the Idlib border, threatening a direct confrontation with the Syrian regime and potentially ending Ankara's ...

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Turkey hits back at Russia claims over Syria's Idlib

Turkey and Russia have been embroiled in a war of words over Idlib as the Moscow-backed Syrian regime intensifies its assault.

US says it isn't a 'policeman' after Idlib violence

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US says it isn't a 'policeman' after Idlib violence

America's national security adviser has said Washington does not intend to involve itself in the increasing violence between Turkey and the ...

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Erdogan threatens to attack Assad forces 'everywhere'

Erdogan has threatened to attack Syrian regime forces 'everywhere' if his soldiers were harmed in the war-torn country.

Syria rebels capture key village in Idlib

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Syria rebels capture key village in Idlib

The Idlib village of Al-Nayrab was recaptured by Syrian opposition fighters, as Russian and Syrian regime airstrikes killed scores in the Idlib ...

Syria Weekly: 'Idlib will fall,' Assad regime tells Turkey

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Syria Weekly: 'Idlib will fall,' Assad regime tells Turkey

The Assad regime is determined to capture the Idlib province, Ali Mamlouk told his Turkish counterpart, an event that will have huge ...

'Humanity is dying': Syrians feel abandoned by the world

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'Humanity is dying': Syrians feel abandoned by the world

Syrians have been abandoned for almost nine years by the international community, who they accuse of being blind, deaf and mute to the endless, ...

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