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Syria negotiator Alloush quits over failure of UN talks

Aljazeera.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
The chief peace negotiator of Syria's main opposition bloc said on Sunday he was resigning over the failure of the UN-backed Geneva peace talks to bring a political settlement to the Syria crisis. Mohammad Alloush, who is also the representative of the ...

Syria: fears of UN reversal over aid airdrops plan

The Guardian - ‎6 hours ago‎
Concern is growing that the United Nations is backtracking on plans to use airdrops to send food and urgent medicine to besieged towns in Syria, amid indications that the organisation believes the tactic is too dangerous without the support of the ...
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Russia's draft constitution: End of Syria's Baath era?

Aljazeera.com - ‎12 hours ago‎
Last January, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Syria needed to start working on a new constitution as a first step to finding a political solution to its civil war.
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Kurdish forces in big push against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria

The Guardian - ‎7 hours ago‎
Kurdish forces in big push against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. Peshmerga fighters tighten noose around Mosul as Iraqi forces target Falluja and Syrians advance north of Raqqa stronghold. Iraqi Kurdish peshmerga fighters on the frontline east of ...
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Philip Hammond: More action needed on Syria and Yemen

BBC News - ‎21 hours ago‎
Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond is to press for more concerted action on the war-torn countries of Syria and Yemen during a tour of the Gulf states.
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'ISIS dumped rotting bodies in Syrian streets' spreading disfiguring tropical disease

Daily Mail - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Speaking to MailOnline, Dr Waleed Al-Salem, one of the authors of the research was carried out in the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, said: 'It's a very bad situation.
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Turkey President Raps US, Russia, Iran for Presence in Syria

ABC News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Turkey's president has criticized the United States, Russia and Iran for their presence in Syria and said their unwillingness to depose Syrian President Bashar Assad was contributing to Syrians' pain. Recep Tayyip Erdogan was addressing a rally on ...
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Iran's military objectives in Syria and Russia's contradictory positions

Open Democracy - ‎15 hours ago‎
Political and military officials in Iran insist they are maintaining an advisory role in Syria, and that members of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) and Iran's regular army dispatched to Syria are not directly engaged in fighting Syrian opposition ...
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Russia to Return Israeli Tank Captured by Syria

Haaretz - ‎10 hours ago‎
The tank was one of two that were captured by the Syrians in the battle, which was fought in the Bekaa Valley between the Israel Defense Forces and the Syrian army. The two tanks were transferred to Damascus, but sometime later, the Syrians gave one of ...
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Syria : Simulations of Potential Realistic Situations by WikiStrats

Jerusalem Post Israel News (blog) - ‎10 hours ago‎
Lebanon supported the Iranian position, again unsurprisingly, and referenced prior Israeli strikes on Iraq and Syria in an attempt to show a pattern of unilateral and unjustified attacks by Israel.
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How Iranian Military Helps Oppressed Civilians in Syria, Iraq

Sputnik International - ‎8 hours ago‎
“Iran, Syria and Iraq are allies on security issues. The presence of our military advisors over the past five years in Syria and two years in Iraq - is only a request and will of the legitimate governments of these countries. According to the Iranian ...
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Inmates in Syria's Hama prison capture regime officials

Aljazeera.com - ‎May 28, 2016‎
The head of the prison, a police officer and nine other government forces were captured by the prisoners, the UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said, confirming the incident. After judge Rida Musa told inmates that 11 of them will be ...

Syria's cease-fire strengthens al-Qaida branch

Jakarta Post - ‎9 hours ago‎
Sun, May 29 2016 | 08:25 pm Offensive -- This file image posted on the Twitter page of Syria's al-Qaida-linked Nusra Front on Friday, April 1, 2016, shows fighters from al-Qaida's branch in Syria, the Nusra Front, marching toward the northern village ...
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These refugees have to return to a Syrian war zone just to see a dentist

The Week Magazine - ‎12 hours ago‎
Hundreds of Syrians line up every evening at 5:30 p.m. on a sidewalk in Istanbul's Fatih district, spilling onto the street and causing a traffic jam.
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Teen who survived the Minnesota bridge collapse 'has joined ISIS in Syria'

Daily Mail - ‎May 28, 2016‎
A teenager who survived the Minnesota bridge collapse is now believed to have joined ISIS in Syria and may have used his payout from the accident to pay for weddings and cars for other fighters.
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Four ceasefire violations reported in Syria in past day - Russian reconciliation center

TASS - ‎32 minutes ago‎
MOSCOW, May 29. /TASS/. The ceasefire regime has been generally observed in most of Syria's provinces, with four violations reported in the provinces of Damascus and Aleppo in the past day, the Russian center for reconciliation of the warring parties ...

Hospital bombings won't keep them away from Syria or Yemen, health workers say

CBC.ca - ‎13 hours ago‎
A Canadian nurse says a rise in illegal attacks on hospitals and health-care services won't stop her from working in war-torn countries.
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Israeli Deputy Minister Admits He Visited Syria

Haaretz - ‎May 28, 2016‎
Deputy Minister Ayoub Kara, a member of the Likud faction, admitted on Saturday he visited in Syria since the beginning of the civil war there.
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