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Jul 20, 2018
ISTANBUL — Turkey’s state of emergency which was imposed after the failed 2016 coup came to an end on Thursday, but the opposition fears it will be replaced by even more repressive legislative measures.President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared the state of emergency on July 20, 2016, five days after warplanes bombed Ankara and bloody clashes broke ou ...
Jul 20, 2018
BEIRUT — Syrian rebels have agreed to surrender a sensitive area bordering the Israel ...
Jul 19, 2018
BEIRUT — Two pro-government villages in northwestern Syria were evacuated on Thursday ...
Jul 19, 2018
RIYADH — Saudi Arabia’s state-owned defence company has forged a deal with Spanish shipbuilder Navantia for a joint venture to build five wa ...
Jul 19, 2018
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Israel passed a “nation-state” law on Thursday declaring that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the cou ...
Jul 19, 2018
JERUSALEM — Two Palestinian families on Thursday demolished the homes they had lived in for nearly two decades, saying they would rather des ...
Jul 19, 2018
BEIRUT — More than 100 buses arrived on Wednesday to evacuate thousands of people from two loyalist Syrian villages that are besieged by reb ...
Jul 18, 2018
BAGHDAD, Iraq — In the heat of battle against the Daesh militant group, Iraqis united against a common enemy.But just a few months after Pri ...
Jul 18, 2018
MOSCOW/BEIRUT — Russia's defence ministry said on Wednesday that Russian and Syrian authorities had set up a refugee centre in Syria to help ...
Jul 18, 2018
BEIRUT — Air strikes have killed 15 civilians in a rebel-held pocket of southern Syria as regime ally Russia presses talks for Damascus to r ...
Jul 18, 2018
GOLAN HEIGHTS/BEIRUT — Dozens of Syrians approached the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Tuesday in an apparent attempt to seek help or san ...
Jul 18, 2018
BASRA, Iraq  — Iraqi police wielded batons and rubber hoses to disperse about 250 protesters gathered at the main entrance to the Zubai ...
Jul 18, 2018
OCCUPIED JERUSALEM — Israel tightened its blockade of the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, partly over kites carrying firebombs to set alight Israeli ...

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