Middle East

Members of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are pictured during preparations to join the front against Turkish forces, near the northern Syrian town of Hasakeh, Oct. 10, 2019.
Turkish forces crossed into northern Syria last week to fight Kurds after most US forces pulled out
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 17:48
Wounded Kurdish fighters hold portraits of comrades who were killed fighting against IS militants, during a demonstration outside the U.N. building in Qamishli, northeast Syria, against an anticipated Turkish incursion, Oct. 8, 2019.
As the Turkish military and its allied Syrian rebels continue their operation against US-backed Kurdish forces in northeast Syria, Christian communities in the region fear that the Turkish-led offensive is threatening their very existence in the war-torn country
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 17:14
 Pakistan Prime Minister travelled to Iran for a day trip and held official talks with President Hassan Rouhani
Prime Minister Khan made the offer during his one-day official visit to Tehran
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 12:16
A man and two boys sit on belongings at the back of a truck as they flee Ras al-Ayn, Syria, Oct. 9, 2019, with smoke billowing in the background during a Turkish offensive.
UN office for the coordination of humanitarian affairs estimates more than 130,000 people are newly displaced and a growing number are living in collective shelters
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 11:12
President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 10,…
US leader says he is working with Congress to impose economic sanctions against Ankara
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 09:39
Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at the Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok, Russia, Sept. 5, 2019.
In recent months, Russia’s president has been courting assiduously Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince in a move which has been compared by some analysts to trolling the US in the Gulf
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 08:34
In this Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 photo, Turkey-backed Syrian fighters enter Ras al-Yan, Syria.Turkey's military says it has…
Turkey’s official news agency says allied Syrian forces have captured the town Suluk; in Washington the U.S. president defends his decision
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Sun, 10/13/2019 - 05:06

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