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Dec 21, 2016
Syria: Japan faces ire for implying pregnant refugess are not welcomeA Japanese programme aimed at accepting a small number of refugees from war-torn Syria is under fire for implying that pregnant women are not welcome
Dec 21, 2016
Turkey murder of Russian ambassador has consequences for the world, including IndiaRussia’s Ambassador to Turkey Andrey Karlov was assassinated by Mevlut Altintas in Ankara on the evening of 19 December.
May 19, 2016
Russian military still at large in Syria, says PentagonRussia's military strength in Syria has barely changed since President Vladimir Putin announced a partial withdrawal from the war-torn country in March.
Nov 17, 2014
US review of IS video confirms aid worker Peter Kassig's deathThe White House on Sunday confirmed the death of US aid worker Peter Kassig, a former soldier who tried to help wounded Syrians caught in a brutal civil war.
Sep 04, 2014
Criticised Indian force commander in Golan gets backing of UN peacekeeping headThe head of UN peacekeeping operations has commended General Iqbal Singh Singha, the Indian force commander of the UN mission in the Golan Heights, for his "strong leadership" and "good and sound judgement" during a hostage crisis in the area last week.
Aug 19, 2014
Anti-aircraft weapons in Syria could end up with extremists: reportArmed groups in Syria have an estimated several hundred portable anti-aircraft missiles that could easily be diverted to extremists, says a new report.
Jun 19, 2014
From Syria to Libya: Why Obama relaxing his grip is bad newsThe country is gradually relinquishing and abdicating its leadership role. It is retreating into itself.
Sep 26, 2013
UN aid to Palestine suffers due to Syria crisisDisplaced Palestinians are losing out to Syrians in desperate need of aid, and the United Nations is asking Arab countries to pitch in and bolster funding for its agency mandated with helping Palestinian refugees.
Sep 12, 2013
Putin's Mother Teresa act on Syria is unconvincing but effectivePutin playing Mother Teresa bears an uncanny resemblance to a certain hairy grandma. Too bad there aren't many little Red Riding Hoods to buy his act.
Sep 12, 2013
CIA begins delivering weapons to Syrian rebels: reportThe CIA has begun delivering weapons to Syrian rebels as part of US plan to strengthen the opposition armed groups against Assad regime.