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Mar 29, 2017
Syria: Raqqa residents trapped by Islamic State militants ahead of assault by US-led troopsBeirut: As US-backed forces bear down on the de facto capital of the Islamic State, militants have taken their strategy of hiding behind civilians further than ever before, effectively using the entire population of Raqqa as human shields.
Mar 28, 2017
Vladimir Putin to meet Iran's Rouhani in Moscow for talks on SyriaRussian President Vladimir Putin was on Tuesday to host Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani for talks that will be closely watched for signs of their next moves in Syria.
Mar 25, 2017
Russia, China want United Nation's chemical weapons probe to cover IraqRussia, China have proposed that a United Nations panel investigating chemical weapons use in Syria be extended to Iraq, a proposal Britain rejected.
Mar 22, 2017
US-led air strike on school in north Syria leaves at least 33 civilians deadAt least 33 people were killed in a US-led coalition strike on a school used as a centre for displaced people near a jihadist-held Syrian town, a monitor said Wednesday.
Mar 19, 2017
Syria: Fierce clashes in Damascus after surprise assault from rebelsBeirut: Heavy clashes rocked eastern districts of the Syrian capital on Sunday after rebels and jihadists launched a surprise assault on regime forces there, a monitor and state television said.
Mar 17, 2017
Syria: Aleppo car aficionado aims to restore his collection of classics 'wounded' in battlesCar enthusiast Mohammed Mohiedin Anis gazed sadly at a 1955 Buick Super, one of his collection of vintage cars "wounded" in battles that ravaged the northern Syrian city of Aleppo.
Mar 16, 2017
Donald Trump's revised travel ban blocked: The US president fought the law and the law wonUS president Donald Trump suffered a legal setback on Thursday when a federal court in Hawaii put his revised travel ban — a scaled-back version that targeted non-visa holders from six Muslim-majority countries, as well as halted the US refugee resettlement program ― on hold just hours before it was due to take effect.
Mar 15, 2017
Syria: Suicide bomber rips apart Damascus court killing 25A suicide bomber on Wednesday attacked a courthouse in the centre of the Syrian capital, killing at least 25 people and wounding others, state media reported.
Mar 13, 2017
Unicef says at least 652 Syrian children were killed in 2016, making it the worst year yetAt least 652 children were killed in Syria in 2016, making it the worst year yet for the country's rising generation, the United Nations' Child Relief Agency said Monday.
Mar 13, 2017
Iraqi forces seize third of west Mosul, Islamic State jihadists 'trapped'Iraqi forces recaptured a third of west Mosul and trapped Islamic State group fighters inside as they made further gains in their battle to retake the city, officials said Sunday.