Turkish army armored vehicles arrive at a meeting point near the Turkish town of Idil at the Turkey-Syria border before Turkish and Russian troops conduct their third joint patrols in northeast Syria, Nov. 8, 2019.
While focus of world last week shifted to death of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in US operation in northwestern Syria, Turkey has continued its attacks on Kurds
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Sat, 11/09/2019 - 20:49
FILE - A Chinese police officer takes his position by the road near what is officially called a vocational education center in Yining in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China, Sept. 4, 2018.
The US is 'deeply troubled' by reports that the Chinese government has 'harassed, imprisoned, or arbitrarily detained' Uighur Muslim activists or their family members, according to Pompeo's statement
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Fri, 11/08/2019 - 06:04
Africa's Sahel region
Amadou Kouffa is a member of JNIM, which has been blamed for the deaths of more than 500 civilians and the kidnapping of dozens of others in attacks in the Sahel region
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Thu, 11/07/2019 - 19:23
Syrian government forces man a checkpoint near the town of Tal Tamr, north Syria, Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019. Russia and Turkey…
David Eubank, founder of the Free Burma Rangers (FBR), said the attack targeted his team as they were trying to enter the embattled town
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Sun, 11/03/2019 - 20:40
A Syrian Kurdish family lost a 13-year old boy during the Turkish incursion into Northern Syria, gathering around their 8 year old daughter who lost her leg in same incident, Northern Iraq, Sulaimaniyah
Children's mother recalls to VOA moment when rocket landed on their home on Oct. 10 
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Sat, 11/02/2019 - 18:46
Qamishli Family
Shelling that targeted the Syrian town of Qamishli, amid a Turkish incursion to oust Syrian Democratic Forces, has forever changed the life of Sara Hossein, 8, who lost a leg and her brother in the bombing. Rebaz Majeed reports for VOA.
TOPSHOT - Residents of the the northeastern Syrian city of Tal Tamr flee their homes amid renewed clashes between Turkish…
Kurdish officials tell VOA that crossfire in the villages of Anek al-Hawa, Tal Muhammad, Khirbet Jammu and Mahmudiya continues as Syrian militia, supported by Turkey, try to enter Tal Tamr
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Fri, 11/01/2019 - 20:25