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Syrian Troops Pounding Idlib Despite Ceasefire

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FILE - A Syrian army soldier holds a Syrian flag as he stands on a military vehicle in Khan Sheikhoun, Idlib, Syria, Aug. 24, 2019.
Syrian state media reported Sunday that clashes broke out between regime troops and jihadist forces in the southern countryside of Idlib
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Sun, 09/08/2019 - 18:30
Canan Kaftancioglu, the head of Turkey's secular Republican People's Party in Istanbul, leaves the courthouse after her trial in Istanbul, Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. Turkey's state-run news agency says a court has sentenced the leader of the Istanbul…
Canan Kaftancioglu is found guilty of spreading terrorist propaganda, insulting the state, the president and public officials, and provoking public enmity, according to Istanbul's Criminal Court
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Sat, 09/07/2019 - 15:49
A man holds a horse near damaged buildings during the first day of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr in Raqqa, Syria, June 5, 2019.
Spectators say distinctive breed and riders' equestrian skills offer respite from conflict that has been wreaking havoc in Syria since 2011
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Fri, 09/06/2019 - 20:18
Musa Habib Marika, a Nigerian government representative, (C), carries one of three orphaned siblings linked with the Islamic State, in the Syrian Kurdish-majority city of Qamishli, Sept. 5, 2019.
This is the first time that an African country has taken back children of Africans who have traveled to Syria to join terror group, Kurdish official says
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Thu, 09/05/2019 - 16:03
FILE - Supporters of Turkey's main pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) watch the jailed former leader Selahattin Demirtas in a television appearance in Istanbul, Turkey, June 17, 2018.
Selahattin Demirtas has been jailed for more than two years, but authorities are still pursuing a separate case against him, which could keep him in prison
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Mon, 09/02/2019 - 18:26
Flames and smoke rise from where Israeli army shells that landed in the southern Lebanese border village of Maroun Al-Ras, Lebanon, Sept. 1, 2019.
Israel said anti-tank missiles were fired from Lebanon, targeting an Israeli military base. Hezbollah leader Nasrallah had vowed to retaliate for recent 'Israeli aggression' in south Beirut
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Sun, 09/01/2019 - 18:54
In this Nov. 12, 2017 photo, Ghanim Ahmed holds the photo of his son Ghazwan Ahmed, who was taken by unidentified gunmen.
Local officials say about 4,000 Mosul residents, mostly men and teenage boys, are still unaccounted for, more than two years after IS removal from the city
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Fri, 08/30/2019 - 21:57