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US withdrawal from Iran deal

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas urges Russia to cooperate in solving Syria crisis

Russia is not a member of G7 and will not be taking part in the meeting. German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been very critical of Russia’s involvement in both Syrian and Ukraine conflicts and backs continued European Union sanctions against Moscow.

This photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows anti-aircraft fire in the sky after US-led airstrikes targeting different parts of the Syrian capital Damascus in retaliation for the country's alleged use of chemical weapons. (AP)

A Post-Fact Conflict

How truth has been obscured in the narratives on chemical weapons in Syria.

Go Slow On Oil

Rising crude prices are cause for concern. But they don’t warrant going back on deregulation, forcing OMCs to absorb losses.

A Continuing Tragedy

Strikes on Syria raise questions of legitimacy of force, underline renewed great power rivalry, while a brutal civil war unfolds.

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All civilised nations must unite to end Syrian civil war: Jim Mattis

Emphasising that the strikes are directed at the Syrian regime, Jim Mattis said in conducting these strikes, the US has gone to great lengths to avoid civilian and foreign casualties.

Medical evacuations begin from Syria's Eastern Ghouta: ICRC

Medical evacuations begin from Syria’s Eastern Ghouta: ICRC

Almost 400,000 people in Eastern Ghouta are besieged by forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad, and the United Nations has pleaded for his government to allow evacuation of around 500 patients, including children with cancer.

Anger with China drives Uighurs to Syrian war

Anger with China drives Uighurs to Syrian war

Since 2013, thousands of Uighurs, a Turkic-speaking Muslim minority from western China, have traveled to Syria to train with the Uighur militant group Turkistan Islamic Party and fight alongside al-Qaida, playing key roles in several battles.

Trump, Erdogan discuss Syria in phone call 

Trump, Erdogan discuss Syria over phone

On Syria, the two leaders discussed the importance of implementing United Nations Security Council Resolution 2254 and supporting the United Nations-led Geneva Process to peacefully resolve the civil war in that country.

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Trump, Putin agree to ‘no military solution’ in Syria: Kremlin

US and Russia also agreed to keep military channels open to avoid potential clashes over Syria and urged the warring sides to participate in UN-led peace talks in Geneva.

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Donald Trump says US deal with Russia on Syria will save many lives 

“We agreed very quickly,” Trump told reporters aboard Air Force One as he flew from the APEC meeting in the resort city of Danang to Vietnam’s capital Hanoi.

Erdogan aide meets US National Security Adviser in Turkey amid tensions

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces operation in Syria’s Idlib

The Observatory added that the expected Turkish operation in Idlib will be conducted under the cover of Russian airstrikes.

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Syria crisis: Diplomats aim for temporary truce in a week

The talks broke down last month before they really started, due largely to gains by Assad’s military with the heavy backing of Russian airstrikes.

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UN envoy declares ‘official beginning’ to Syria peace talks

Staffan de Mistura, the U.N. envoy, is now working to keep a wobbly process alive and compel world powers who helped set the stage for the talks to do more to bring about a cease-fire in a five-year Syrian civil war.

Conflict watch: From Syria to Afghanistan, all you need to know about the week that was

Niladri Chatterjee, who wrote under the pen-name Niloy Neel, was killed by the al-Qaeda in the Indian Sub-Continent, including Avijit Roy, the Dhaka Tribune reported.

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Conflict zone: From Syria to Afghanistan, all you need to know about the week that was

While the Kurds on Saturday regained control over Kobani, the Islamic State pressed another assault on government-held areas of Hasaka city.