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At least two Turkish soldiers have been injured when a roadside bomb targeted their vehicle on the M4 highway in Idlib province.

Officials have confirmed two survivors so far from the crash in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi.

Pakistan passenger plane crashes in residential area

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Pakistan passenger plane crashes in residential area

A Pakistan passenger plane believed to be carrying over 100 people crashed in the city of Karachi.

In Libya, Russia calls in its proxy, Assad

James Snell

In Libya, Russia calls in its proxy, Assad

Comment: Transplanted to fight in another civil conflict, Syrian soldiers are finding themselves on opposing sides of Libya's crowded ...

Egypt leverages 'soft power' through medical aid in pandemic

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Egypt leverages 'soft power' through medical aid in pandemic

Egypt is using medical aid as a form of soft power during the coronavirus pandemic.

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US approves helicopters to Egypt despite human rights concerns

President Donald Trump's administration informed Congress on Thursday that it has given the green light to the package to refurbish 43 Apache helicopters.

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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 ...

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Syria strikes kill 14 Iranian, allied fighters: monitor

The strike in the desert near Mayadin came minutes after an Israeli attack was intercepted by Syrian air defences.

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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 Syria prison riot over 'coronavirus fears' ends

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IS Syria prison riot over 'coronavirus fears' ends

A brief riot has erupted in a prison in Hassakeh, housing IS detainees.

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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.

Israeli <em>helicopters</em> fire missiles at southern Syria: state media

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Israeli helicopters fire missiles at southern Syria: state media

Israel has carried out fresh strikes on southern Syria, days after civilians were killed in air strikes near Damascus.

Trump tweets he's ordered Navy to destroy Iranian gunboats

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Trump tweets he's ordered Navy to destroy Iranian gunboats

US President Donald Trump said he gave orders to the navy to shoot and destroy Iranian gunboats.

Iran says US giving 'Hollywood' account of Gulf encounter

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Iran says US giving 'Hollywood' account of Gulf encounter

The US accused Tehran of dangerous and provocative actions on Wednesday, saying 11 of the Guards' vessels "repeatedly crossed US vessels at ...

Top Syrian generals 'watched chemical attack' on Idlib village

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Top Syrian generals 'watched chemical attack' on Idlib village

A Bellingcat investigation revealed that Syria's top brass likely gathered to watch a chlorine attack on Latamenah hospital.

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US accuses Iran navy of 'dangerous' harassment in Gulf

The Pentagon has reprimanded Iran's navy for its 'dangerous and provocative' actions after its boats inched close to US Navy and Coast Guard vessels in the northern Persian Gulf.

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Are Palestinians on the cusp of a coronavirus outbreak?

Confirmed cases among Palestinians in Israel and the occupied West Bank are proportionally very low, but here’s why that will change.

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Palestinian succumbs to wounds after Israeli gunfire

The Palestinian health ministry said a 22-year-old Palestinian who was injured by Israeli gunfire in Nablus died on Wednesday.

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Israeli police 'using COVID-19 lockdown rules' to beat Palestinian-Israelis

Palestinian citizens of Israel in Jaffa took to the streets to protest Israeli police using lockdown as an excuse for police brutality.

Assad's greatest asset? EU-NATO appeasement

Sam Hamad

Assad's greatest asset? EU-NATO appeasement

Comment: Turkey has demonstrated that Assad's regime could be defeated in Syria, were it not for the curse of global indifference, writes Sam ...

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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.

Turkey confirms military operation against Syrian regime

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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.

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

Paul McLoughlin

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.

Turkey rejects Russian explanation over Idlib attack

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Turkey rejects Russian explanation over Idlib attack

Ankara rejects Russia's claim that the Turkish troops killed by Syrian regime fire in the province of Idlib were among groups of "terrorists".

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