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Thursday, January 24, 2019

SYRIA

SYRIA

US-backed Syrian fighters have clashed with Islamic State militants in the heart of Raqqa, the extremists' self-styled capital, as scores of civilians flee areas...

EU foreign ministers are set to agree a fresh round of sanctions against the Syrian regime of Bashar Assad over its use of chemical...
Assad, Syria, War, Terror

The seventh round of intra-Syria talks aimed at helping end the country's six-year-old war have ended with "no breakthrough, no breakdown, no-one walking out...

A US-backed, Kurdish-led militia has driven Islamic State militants from a northern Syrian town where the extremists had once run a training camp named...

An open-ended ceasefire in southern Syria brokered by the United States and Russia has come into effect. The ceasefire, announced after a meeting between US...

At least one person has been killed after a fire broke out in a Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley. Ahmed Salloum, a...

Syria has denied White House allegations that it may be preparing a new chemical attack, insisting again that it has never used such arms....

A US-backed Syrian force has captured a neighbourhood of the Islamic State group's de-facto capital of Raqqa after two days of fierce fighting. The Kurdish-led...

Russian warships in the Mediterranean Sea have fired four cruise missiles at the Islamic State group's positions in Syria, the defence ministry in Moscow...

The UN's human rights chief has appealed for more careful selection of military targets after a fresh wave of air strikes against Islamic State...