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Assad threatens to expel U.S. troops from Syria by ‘force’

    Assad threatens to expel U.S. troops from Syria by ‘force’

BEIRUT — Syrian President Bashar al-Assad warned in comments broadcast Thursday that he would wage war to expel U.S. troops from northeastern Syria if dialogue fails to bring the area back

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Kushner shares Jerusalem embassy spotlight

    Kushner shares Jerusalem embassy spotlight

The opening of the new U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem will reset the power balance within the administration on Israel-Palestine. Since President Donald Trump’s inauguration, Jared Kushner has served as the

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Turkey’s Erdogan says will carry out new military operations after Syria offensives

    Turkey’s Erdogan says will carry out new military operations after Syria offensives

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkey will carry out new military operations along its borders after its two previous offensives into Syria, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday, as he announced his

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Russia’s Greatest Problem in Syria: Its Ally, President Assad

    Russia’s Greatest Problem in Syria: Its Ally, President Assad

MOSCOW — Sitting down with President Bashar al-Assad of Syria late last year, a senior Kremlin envoy described the benefits to come as Moscow shepherded the Syrian conflict toward a

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US Policy Toward the Levant, Kurds and Turkey

    US Policy Toward the Levant, Kurds and Turkey

The State Department has turned the page on Turkey for it no longer views Ankara as a reliable US partner.

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Erdogan’s Next Target as He Restricts Turkey’s Democracy: The Internet

    Erdogan’s Next Target as He Restricts Turkey’s Democracy: The Internet

ISTANBUL — Having already brought Turkey’s mainstream media to heel, and made considerable headway in rolling back Turkish democracy, the

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Syria war: Residents flee Eastern Ghouta bombardment

    Syria war: Residents flee Eastern Ghouta bombardment

Residents are reported to be fleeing the rebel-held Eastern Ghouta enclave in Syria as the situation there was described as

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UN envoy: conflict likely if Fatah-Hamas reconciliation fails

    UN envoy: conflict likely if Fatah-Hamas reconciliation fails

Reconciliation talks between Palestinian rivals Fatah and Hamas must succeed said the UN Middle East envoy, warning that failure “will

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VLADIMIR PUTIN WILL CALL DONALD TRUMP AFTER SYRIA’S ASSAD VISITS RUSSIA

    VLADIMIR PUTIN WILL CALL DONALD TRUMP AFTER SYRIA’S ASSAD VISITS RUSSIA

Russian President Vladimir Putin will speak to President Donald Trump after a surprise meeting with Moscow ally Syrian President Bashar

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Saad Hariri’s resignation as Prime Minister of Lebanon is not all it seems

    Saad Hariri’s resignation as Prime Minister of Lebanon is not all it seems

He certainly did not anticipate what happened to him. Indeed, Hariri had scheduled meetings in Beirut on the following Monday

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