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Syria expels 2 key United Nations humanitarian staffers

The expulsions will have a significant impact on the entire humanitarian operation for Syria, Amos wrote.

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Number of Christians kidnapped by Islamic State militants rises to 220

IS began abducting the Assyrians on Monday, when militants attacked a cluster of villages along the Khabur River.

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Islamic State attacked by Syrian Kurds in the Northeast

Syrian Kurdish forces advanced against Islamic State fighters in two separate attacks in northeastern Syria near the Iraqi border.

Turkish soldiers stand guard at the entrance of the memorial site of Suleyman Shah, grandfather of Osman I, founder of the Ottoman Empire, in Karakozak village, northeast of Aleppo, Syria. (Source: AP photo)

Turkish military enters Syria to evacuate troops, tomb

The mission was successfully completed, with the troops brought back to Turkey.

In six weeks, they killed more than 700 people, mostly civilians, and forced tens of thousands more from their homes.

UN envoy to Syria this month to pursue freeze start date

Staffan de Mistura will send a team to Aleppo by the end of this month to assess the conditions for the freeze.

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Three missing UK teenage girls feared headed to Syria to join the Islamic State militants

The three teenagers flew to Turkey from a London airport, without leaving any messages for family or friends.

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UN chief seeks action on Syria sieges, barrel bombs

UN chief Ban Ki-moon called for urgent action to lift sieges on civilians and to end barrel bomb attacks.

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Islamic State witnessing turmoil in Syria

Islamic State group is struggling in Syria where it has stalled or even lost ground while fighting multiple enemies on several fronts.

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Syria willing to suspend Aleppo strikes 6 weeks: UN

Syrian government to suspend airstrikes and artillery shelling on Aleppo to allow a proposed UN plan to “freeze” hostilities in the city.

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Japan confisticates journalist’s passport ahead of Syria trip

The photojournalist who was barred said that the freedom to report, the freedom to cover news might be harmed.

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White House asked to help journalist Austin Tice detained in Syria

Austin Tice disappeared in August 2012 while covering the civil war in Syria.

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Islamic State executes three of its Chinese militants, says China paper

China has expressed concern about the rise of IS, nervous about the effect it could have on Xinjiang region.

German prosecutors charge woman who took daughters to Syria

Bavarian woman arrested for charges with preparing an act of violence in Syria.

Syria to Jordan: help us fight Islamic State, al-Qaeda

Condemning what it described as the “heinous” killing of a Jordanian pilot by militants, Syria asks for the country’s military assistance.

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US-led air strikes hit Islamic State targets in Syria and Iraq

The Pentagon said this week the militants had been driven out of 90 percent of Kobani.