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By Tajuddin
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Feb 23rd, 2016
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Ankara, Turkey ( Anadolu Agency + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said his country will continue to support Syrians against the Bashar al-Assad regime, Russia, Iran and Daesh. In an interview with Al Jazeera English television early Tuesday, Davutoglu said: “We w...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 27th, 2016
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Beirut, Lebanon (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A bomb attack claimed by Islamic State in the Syrian government-controlled city of Homs killed at least 24 people on Tuesday. The governor of Homs said the first of two explosions was caused by a car bomb which targeted a security checkpoint. A suicide ...
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Dec 14th, 2015
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Washington ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will use talks in Moscow on Tuesday to try to narrow differences with Russian leader Vladimir Putin over the role of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in any political transition, a senior State Department official said on ...
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Dec 13th, 2015
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Beirut, Lebanon (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Intense air and missile strikes on a school district and other areas in insurgent-held Damascus suburbs killed dozens of people on Sunday, including children, a monitoring group and local rescue workers said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said...
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Dec 9th, 2015
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Beirut, Lebanon ( Washingtonpost + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Syria’s deeply divided opposition began talks on Wednesday in the Saudi Arabian capital, Riyadh, aimed at forging a united front ahead of possible peace negotiations with the government of President Bashar al-Assad early next year. The gathering...
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Nov 10th, 2015
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Amman,Jordan ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A Jordanian officer shot dead two U.S. government security contractors, a South African trainer and two Jordanians at a U.S. funded police training facility near Amman on Monday before being killed in a shootout, Jordanian authorities said. U.S. President...
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Feb 6th, 2015
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Damascus (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Syrian air force strikes killed 82 people in an opposition district outside Damascus following rocket attacks by rebels that hit the government-controlled center of the capital, a monitoring group said on Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which ...
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Nov 29th, 2014
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Ankara ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – ISIS launched an attack Saturday on the Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey, a Kurdish official and activists said, although Turkey denied that the fighters had used its territory for the raid. The assault began when a suicide bomber driving an armoured v...
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Sep 11th, 2014
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Damascus (NBC NEWS + DIPLOMAT.SO) — Syria has “no reservations” about U.S. airstrikes against ISIS and wants to team up with Washington to tackle the militants, the country’s deputy foreign minister told NBC News. Faisal Mekdad called Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad “a natural ally” for the U.S. in...
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Sep 9th, 2014
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Beirut ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO)- Hassan Abboud, the leader of the Syrian Islamist insurgents Ahrar al-Sham has been killed with other top commanders in a bomb blast at a meeting. Activists say a suicide bomber detonated a vest in the attack in the north-western town of Ram Hamdan. Ahrar al-Sham is p...