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U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper addresses reporters during a media briefing at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.S.,…
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Esper says American forces could continue to conduct operations against Islamic State
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Sun, 10/20/2019 - 03:49
Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters return from the Syrian border town of Tal Abyad, as they are pictured on the Turkish-Syrian…
Request will top Turkish president's talks next week with Syria’s ally, Russian President Vladimir Putin
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Sat, 10/19/2019 - 21:07
Lamia Haji Bashar (R) and Mirza Dinnayi, chairman of the "Luftbr¸cke Irak" (airlift Iraq), walk in a park in Stuttgart,…
Mirza Dinnayi, a Yazidi activist, was awarded the Aurora humanitarian prize Saturday in Armenia
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Sat, 10/19/2019 - 21:05
Turkey-backed Syrian rebel fighters return from the Syrian border town of Tal Abyad, on the Turkish-Syrian border in Akcakale, Turkey, Oct. 19, 2019.
A war monitor says Turkish-backed Syrian fighters crossed the border from Turkey and attacked a Kurdish-held town amid continued fighting nearly two days after a cease-fire was declared in northeast Syria
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Sat, 10/19/2019 - 13:49
Demonstrators carry national flags and gesture during an anti-government protest in Beirut, Lebanon, Oct. 19, 2019.
Latest protests fueled by anger over rising cost of living and new tax plans, including a fee on WhatsApp calls, which was quickly retracted
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Sat, 10/19/2019 - 09:25
A woman reacts as the body of a man killed during Turkish shelling in the area surrounding the Syrian Kurdish town of Ras al-Ain arrives at a hospital in the nearby town of Tal Tamr, Oct. 18, 2019.
'We have already paid with too many lives,' those affected by the fighting say
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 19:02
A woman flashes a V-sign as she waves a Kurdish flag during a pro-Kurdish rally against Turkey's military action in…
Denied a nation after World War I, they are the world's largest stateless ethnic group
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Fri, 10/18/2019 - 18:45

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