Middle East

In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian army soldiers flash the victory sign as they stand on their tank in the village of Kfar Nabuda, in the countryside of Hama province, Syria, May 11, 2019.
Turkish President Erdogan says he will protest advance of Syrian government forces to Russian President Putin at meeting next week
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Sat, 08/24/2019 - 12:59
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks to his supporters after Friday prayers, in Ankara, Turkey, Aug. 23, 2019. Erdogan discussed the situation in Syria with Russia's President Vladimir Putin.
Syrian government offensive against rebels in Idlib is putting Russian-Turkish rapprochement under threat, as Erdogan warns of a humanitarian crisis and national security threat
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Fri, 08/23/2019 - 15:24
FILE - Members of UAE-backed southern Yemeni separatists forces are seen together with their supporters as they march.
Yemeni officials: Government forces rout separatists from previously divided provincial capital in south
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Fri, 08/23/2019 - 08:01
Plumes of smoke rise after an explosion at a military base southwest of Baghdad, Iraq, Aug. 12, 2019
Confirmation comes as Israeli Prime Minister is strongly hinting that his country is behind recent airstrikes that have hit bases and munitions depot belonging to Iran-backed paramilitary forces operating in Iraq
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Fri, 08/23/2019 - 07:02
TOPSHOT - Syrian civilians flee on August 22, 2019 a conflict zone in Syria's rebel-held northwestern region of Idlib, where government bombardment has killed hundreds since late April, near Maar Shurin on the outskirts of Maaret al-Numan. Damascus…
Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says there are no civilians left in specified area of Idlib province; most have left because of constant shelling by regime forces 
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Thu, 08/22/2019 - 19:29
Members of the Syrian Civil Defense (White Helmets) search for victims amidst the rubble of a building that collapsed during reported airstrikes by pro-regime forces in the village of Beinin in the northern Idlib province,  Aug. 20, 2019.
Syrian authorities opened Thursday a “humanitarian corridor” so civilians from a besieged, rebel-held area in the north of Hama province can leave and move to parts of the country controlled by the government, the Foreign Ministry said
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Thu, 08/22/2019 - 09:53
The domestically built mobile missile system Bavar-373 is displayed on the National Defense Industry Day in Tehran, Iran, Aug. 22, 2019.
Domestically built mobile surface-to-air system unveiled on country's National Defense Industry Day and at a time of rising tension between Tehran and Washington
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Thu, 08/22/2019 - 08:27