Category: Middle East

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Inspectors push to visit suspected Syria gas attack site after Western strikes

DAMASCUS – International inspectors were to try on Monday to visit the site of a suspected gas attack which brought ...

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Germany continues to believe Syria must one day see regime change

BERLIN – Germany continues to believe that the Syrian government of Bashar Assad must be replaced at the end of ...

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Saudi king seeks Arab unity on Iran, Jerusalem

DHAHRAN, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia used its perch as host of an annual gathering of Arab leaders Sunday to ...

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Macron convinced Trump to stay in Syria

French President Emmanuel Macron has said he convinced US President Donald Trump not to withdraw troops from Syria and instead ...

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Israel: Gaza tunnel foiled

Israel said Sunday it destroyed a Hamas tunnel from the Gaza Strip and gave rare details on a classified military ...

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Erdogan worried by world powers’ ‘arm wrestling’ on Syria

ANKARA – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Thursday said Turkey was worried by the “arm wrestling” of world powers over Syria, ...

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Macron says has ‘proof’ of Syrian chemical attack, vows response

French President Emmanuel Macron said Thursday that he would respond to “proof” that the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad ...

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Israeli air force gives Tel Aviv a scare as Syria tensions flare

TEL AVIV – Israeli police emergency lines lit up Thursday after warplanes roared over the Tel Aviv coast, dropping anti-missile ...

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Trump: Syria attack ‘could be very soon or not so soon at all’

Fears of a military confrontation between Russia and the West ran high on Thursday but U.S. President Donald Trump cast ...

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Syria war: Trump says missiles ‘will be coming’

US President Donald Trump has tweeted that Russia should “get ready” for missiles to be fired at its ally Syria, ...