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Resurrection: Ertuğrul, currently on Netflix, far exceeds its reputation as a ‘Turkish Game of Thrones'
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Resurrection: Ertuğrul, currently on Netflix, far exceeds its reputation as a ‘Turkish Game of Thrones'

Resurrection: Ertuğrul glorifies valour and bravery, but also warmth and tenderness.

Russia air raids, strikes by Bashar al-Assad's forces kill 21, including 10 children, in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province
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Russia air raids, strikes by Bashar al-Assad's forces kill 21, including 10 children, in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province

Most of Idlib province remains out of the control of the Syrian regime, as do adjacent areas of Aleppo, Hama and Latakia provinces

'Cat Man of Aleppo' opens up another feline shelter after first one is destroyed by air strikes
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'Cat Man of Aleppo' opens up another feline shelter after first one is destroyed by air strikes

A Syrian ambulance driver, also known as the 'Cat Man of Aleppo', has opened up another shelter for homeless cats after the previous one was destroyed in a series of aerial bombings.

130 fighters killed in 48 hours in northwest Syria in clashes between regime forces and jihadist combatants, says human rights monitor
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130 fighters killed in 48 hours in northwest Syria in clashes between regime forces and jihadist combatants, says human rights monitor

Fighting raged in northwest Syria on Thursday with clashes between regime forces and jihadist-led fighters killing 130 combatants in two days, Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

Air strikes by Syria and Russia kill 28 people in embattled Idlib despite ceasefire announced by Moscow
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Air strikes by Syria and Russia kill 28 people in embattled Idlib despite ceasefire announced by Moscow

Assad Regime and Russian airstrikes have killed 28 people including seven civilians in embattled Idlib, Northwest Syria

Aleppo attack: Russia claims Syrian rebels used chlorine-infused chemical weapons; 100 hospitalised with breathing trouble
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Aleppo attack: Russia claims Syrian rebels used chlorine-infused chemical weapons; 100 hospitalised with breathing trouble

Syrian state media and a monitor reported that around 100 Syrians were hospitalised with breathing difficulties in Aleppo after an attack allegedly using "toxic gas."

Syria missile strikes kill 26 pro-regime fighters, human rights group says most of them were Iranians
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Syria missile strikes kill 26 pro-regime fighters, human rights group says most of them were Iranians

Missile strikes overnight in central Syria killed at least 26 pro-regime fighters, most of them Iranians, a monitor said Monday

Oscar-nominated Syrian documentary Last Men in Aleppo screened in rebel-held Idlib
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Oscar-nominated Syrian documentary Last Men in Aleppo screened in rebel-held Idlib

Last Men in Aleppo shows the work of the feted White Helmet volunteer rescuers during Syria's brutal government seige.

Syrian army seizes dozens of villages from jihadist fighters, says Human Rights monitor
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Syrian army seizes dozens of villages from jihadist fighters, says Human Rights monitor

Syrian troops have recaptured dozens of towns and villages from jihadist fighters, a monitor said on Sunday, bringing them closer to a key military airport in the country's northwest.

Watch: Syria army breaks years-long IS siege on Deir Ezzor
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Watch: Syria army breaks years-long IS siege on Deir Ezzor

Syria's army broke a years-long Islamic State group siege on the government enclave of Deir Ezzor city on Tuesday as it battles to expel the jihadists from a key stronghold. The jihadist group has already lost more than half of its nearby bastion of Raqa to US-backed forces, and the loss of Deir Ezzor city and the surrounding oil-rich province of the same name would leave it with only a handful of isolated outposts.

Syria: Clashes between rebels and US-backed Kurdish fighters kill 11 in Aleppo province
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Syria: Clashes between rebels and US-backed Kurdish fighters kill 11 in Aleppo province

Nearly a dozen Syrian rebels have been killed in hit-and-run clashes with a US-backed alliance dominated by Kurdish forces in the country's north, a monitoring group said on Tuesday.

Iraqi commander says Mosul victory 'days' away as Islamic State falls back in Syria
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Iraqi commander says Mosul victory 'days' away as Islamic State falls back in Syria

Iraq will declare victory over the Islamic State group in Mosul during the "next few days," as the jihadists fell back in neighbouring Syria

Syria conflict: Nearly half a million displaced Syrians return home, says UN report
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Syria conflict: Nearly half a million displaced Syrians return home, says UN report

The agency said it had seen "a notable trend of spontaneous returns to and within Syria in 2017."

United States-led air strikes in Syria causing 'staggering loss of civilian life,' says United Nations
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United States-led air strikes in Syria causing 'staggering loss of civilian life,' says United Nations

Intensified coalition air strikes supporting an assault by US-backed forces on Islamic State's stronghold of Raqqa in Syria are causing a "staggering loss of civilian life", United Nations war crimes investigators said on Wednesday.

Watch: A Syrian refugee in Lebanon finds a surfing dream at sea
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Watch: A Syrian refugee in Lebanon finds a surfing dream at sea

Ali Kassem had never seen the sea before he fled his home in Syria for Lebanon, but now he's a regular in the waves and, dreams of his own surf school.

Syrian army seizes territory from Islamic State around Damascus-Aleppo road
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Syrian army seizes territory from Islamic State around Damascus-Aleppo road

The Syrian army said on Saturday it had seized mountainous territory from Islamic State to the east of the road linking Damascus to Aleppo, helping to secure a critical lifeline for the government that has often come under IS attack.

Suspected Syrian rebel leader accused of having tortured civilians, faces 'war crimes' trial in Germany
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Suspected Syrian rebel leader accused of having tortured civilians, faces 'war crimes' trial in Germany

A German court on Monday put on trial for war crimes a suspected former Syrian rebel commander accused of having tortured civilians while fighting for a militia linked to the Free Syrian Army.

Mass evacuation in Syria postponed after blast near Aleppo kills 80 kids
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Mass evacuation in Syria postponed after blast near Aleppo kills 80 kids

The evacuation of more than 3,000 Syrians that was scheduled to take place Sunday from four areas as part of a population transfer has been postponed, opposition activists said, a day after a deadly blast that killed more than 120 people, many of them government supporters.

Syria: Death toll rises to 112 in car bomb attack during evacuation near Aleppo
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Syria: Death toll rises to 112 in car bomb attack during evacuation near Aleppo

A stalled population transfer resumed Saturday after a deadly explosion killed at least 100, including children, government supporters and opposition fighters, at an evacuation point — adding new urgency to the widely criticised operation.