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Sep 20, 2017
US-backed force takes 90% of Syria's Raqqa from Islamic State, says human rights monitorBeirut: US-backed fighters have captured 90 percent of the Syrian city of Raqqa from the Islamic State group after overrunning five strategic neighbourhoods, a monitor said.
Aug 17, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part IV: How Syrian migrants in Germany are rebuilding their lives and making new memoriesAmong the European nations, Germany has been an exception in terms of the number of refugees it has taken in.
Aug 16, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part III: Fatet hummus, burak, kawag give Germany a taste of SyriaRefugee crisis is an oft-heard term in regular parlance. Ever since German Chancellor Angela Merkel's famous 2015 "Wir schaffen das!" (We'll manage it) speech, Germany has emerged as a European nation taking in the most number of refugees.
Aug 14, 2017
Refugee Crisis Part I: Berlin's ReDI school gives talented migrants the chance to integrate, contributeRefugee crisis is an oft-heard term in regular parlance these days. Ever since German Chancellor Angela Merkel's famous 2015 "Wir schaffen das!" (We'll manage it) speech, Germany has emerged as a European nation taking in the most number of refugees.
Aug 10, 2017
Syria: 30 civilians killed in US-led airstrike, govt demands US coalition be dissolvedAt least 30 civilians were killed in US-led airstrikes on the Islamic State positions in Syria's Raqqa city, a monitor group has said.
Jul 30, 2017
Russia celebrates Navy Day; Vladimir Putin shows off naval might with grand paradePresident Vladimir Putin on Sunday oversaw a pomp-filled display of Russia's naval might as the Kremlin paraded its sea power from the Baltic Sea to the shores of Syria.
Jul 23, 2017
Syria warplanes hit rebel-held region near Damascus despite ceasefireSyria's regime carried out air raids on one of the last rebel strongholds near Damascus on Sunday, a monitor said, a day after it declared a ceasefire in parts of the besieged enclave.
Jul 21, 2017
Jerusalem shooting: Protests erupt after Israeli govt stops men under 50 from entering Haram al-Sharif mosqueIsraeli police barred men under 50 from entering Jerusalem's Old City for Friday Muslim prayers as tensions rose and protests erupted over new security measures at a highly sensitive holy site
Jul 17, 2017
Syria: Russian embassy compound in Damascus hit by shelling as security forces pound rebel-held areasShells hit the Syrian capital of Damascus wounding seven while two of the projectiles hit the Russian embassy and a nearby area causing material damage
Jul 15, 2017
Jerusalem shooting: Parts of Old City, Al-Aqsa mosque shut following security lockdownSecurity forces locked down parts of Jerusalem's Old City on Saturday and an ultra-sensitive holy site remained closed after an attack that killed two police officers.