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Jul 21, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has decided to halt the CIA's covert programme to equip and train certain rebel groups fighting the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad, two US officials said, a move sought by Assad ally Russia.The US decision, said one of the officials, is part of an effort by the administration to improve relations w ...
Jul 21, 2017
AL JADAA, Iraq — Like hundreds of thousands of other Iraqis, Maha lives with her boys ...
Jul 21, 2017
ISTANBUL — Turkey on Thursday denied any government link to a report run by the state ...
Jul 21, 2017
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is weighing whether to remove metal detectors at a Jerusalem holy site whose installa ...
Jul 21, 2017
RAQQA, Syria — She was trafficked into Raqqa as a sex slave by the Daesh terror group but managed to escape. ...
Jul 20, 2017
DUBAI — A crisis between Qatar and four Arab countries is straining a Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen's government in a two-year war again ...
Jul 20, 2017
DUBAI — The United States has ended a four month ban on passengers carrying laptops onboard US bound flights from certain airports in the Mi ...
Jul 20, 2017
NEW YORK — Six Syrian actors battled a fraught US visa process to tread the boards in New York this week, seeking to impress on American the ...
Jul 19, 2017
BEIRUT — Clashes between rival insurgent groups broke out in Syria's Idlib region in some of the heaviest fighting between extremist faction ...
Jul 19, 2017
MOSUL, Iraq — The battle over, it's now time to start rebuilding Iraq's second city, parts of which were literally flattened during the offe ...
Jul 19, 2017
PARIS — France wants major powers involved in the Syrian crisis to join a contact group that would make proposals to warring parties, in an ...
Jul 19, 2017
KAFR AL SHEIKH, Egypt — Hours before leaving his northern Egyptian hometown for the Red Sea resort of Hurghada, the man accused of stabbing ...
Jul 19, 2017
GAZA — Ritta Al Jalees does not care who's to blame for the deteriorating state of healthcare in Gaza. ...

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