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A Kurdish military commander based in Syria's north has announced that his forces arrested Mohammed Haydar Zammar, a Syrian-born German national accused of being involved…
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has declared that Tehran will not wait for any permission to produce the weapons it needs to defend the country. In…
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called for snap parliamentary and presidential elections to be held on June 24, more than a year earlier than…
At least 207 child soldiers are being released in South Sudan, the third largest such release in 2018, the UN Children's Fund said on Tuesday.…
US President Donald Trump has paused a new round of sanctions that were set to be imposed against Russia over its support for the Syrian…
Chemical weapons inspectors have entered the Syrian town of Douma to probe an alleged poison gas attack, according to the state-run SANA news agency. The…
Chemical weapons inspectors have not yet been allowed access to Syria's Douma, UK officials said as the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)…

Arab summit opens in Saudi Arabia

Arab leaders opened their annual summit in the eastern Saudi city of Dhahran on Sunday. Sixteen Arab leaders are attending the 29th summit, which comes…
A senior Russian military official has said that Syrian air defence had intercepted at least 71 cruise missiles fired by US, UK and French forces.…
US President Donald Trump tweeted that he never "said when an attack on Syria would take place," claiming it could it could "be very soon…

Trump to Russia 'get ready' for US missiles

President Donald Trump warned Russia Wednesday to brace for American engagement in Syria after a suspected chemical attack killed dozens of people. "Russia vows to…
At least 257 people were killed when an Algerian military aircraft crashed on Wednesday near the capital Algiers, according to Algeria’s Defense Ministry. In a…
Several inmates and one guard have died in an attempted prison breakout in the northern city Brazilian city of Belem. The inmates were aided by…
The Syrian government has put its forces on "high-alert" amid a looming threat of a US military response following Saturday's suspected chemical weapons attack on…
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