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Assad regime airstrikes kill 61 in E. Ghouta

Warplanes target crowded market in Eastern Ghouta’s town of Kafr Batna DAMASCUS: Dozens of people were killed Friday — and hundreds more injured — when Syrian regime and Russian warplanes struck a crowded market in […]

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Kazakh president hopes Astana process to end Syria war

Foreign ministers of Turkey, Russia, and Iran meet Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev ASTANA, Kazakhstan: President Nursultan Nazarbayev on Friday said the Astana process brings hope to ending the war and bloodshed in Syria. Nazarbayev met […]

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Iran won’t renegotiate 2015 nuke deal: Deputy FM

US President Donald Trump has repeatedly threatened to withdraw from landmark agreement VIENNA, Austria: The landmark nuclear deal between Iran and the P5+1 group of nations — signed in mid-2015 — is not subject to […]

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6 killed in Afrin blast planted by PYD/PKK

PYD/PKK terrorists put explosives under carpets of houses of civilians ANKARA: Six members of a Syrian family lost their lives, when explosives left by PYD/PKK terrorists under the carpets of a house detonated on Friday. […]

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Egypt promises justice for slain Italian student

28-year-old doctoral student was murdered in Cairo in 2016 by as-yet-unknown perpetrators CAIRO (AA) – Egypt has reiterated its commitment to bringing the killers of Giulio Regeni — an Italian doctoral student murdered in Cairo […]

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Turkey-German discuss bilateral relations

Two leaders reiterated their commitment to accelerate dialogue and cooperation ANKARA (AA) – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday spoke over the phone to discuss bilateral and Turkey-EU relations, and […]

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Turkey arrests 231 illegal migrants

Migrants include Pakistani and Afghan nationals EDIRNE, Turkey (AA) – At least 231 undocumented migrants were held in northwestern and eastern Turkey, a security source said on Thursday. In the northwestern province of Edirne, 73 […]

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Syrian army shell Turkish posts in Syria

CONAKRY: Two men were reportedly shot dead on Wednesday during protests in the Guinean capital as the powerful teachers’ union called off a month-long strike after reaching agreement with the government on pay. The strikes […]