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Amnesty accuses Libyan combatants of flagrant war crimes

22 October, 2019

Amnesty International has accused both sides in the Libyan conflict of using inaccurate explosives, indiscriminate air strikes, and showing 'utter disregard' for civilian life.

Erdogan, Putin hold talks over Syria border

22 October, 2019

The talks between Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Russia's Vladimir Putin are likely to be crucial in determining arrangements along the Syrian-Turkish border.

Nobel prize-winning Ethiopian PM 'threatens war' with Egypt

22 October, 2019

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said that his country was prepared for war with Egypt over the controversial Renaissance Dam, as Egyptian media also took a bellicose tone against Ethiopia.

Lebanon eyes 'very positive' donor response to reforms

22 October, 2019

Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri has begun a series of meetings with key ambassadors in Beirut, six days into a mass anti-government protest movement.

Iraq says US troops leaving Syria 'cannot stay'

22 October, 2019

The Pentagon said they plan to talk to Iraqi leaders to work out details about the US plan to send American troops withdrawing from Syria to Iraq.

Iraqi army commanders sacked as protest death toll released

22 October, 2019

The inquiry tasked with investigating the use of 'excessive force' against protesters announced the dismissal of commanders across Iraq's security forces.

Social media app TikTok removes Islamic State propaganda videos

22 October, 2019

TikTok, a social media app popular with teenagers, has removed 10 accounts for posting Islamic State propaganda.

Syrian Kurdish leader likens US troop withdrawal to 'genocide'

22 October, 2019

A top official from the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces slammed Trump's withdrawal of US forces from northern Syria as 'akin to genocide'.

Assad slams Erdogan as 'thief' in frontline Idlib visit

22 October, 2019

Assad said on Tuesday that defeating militants in the northwestern region of Idlib is key to ending the country's eight-year-old civil war as he visited the frontline.

Justin Trudeau wins second term in Canada elections

22 October, 2019

Trudeau now faces the task of forming an alliance with other parties in order to bolster his minority government in parliament.

US to keep some Syria troops to 'guard oilfields'

22 October, 2019

Defence Secretary Mark Esper said the United States may leave some troops in Syria to guard oilfields from the Islamic State.

Trump says 'small' number of US troops in Syria

22 October, 2019

President Donald Trump said that a small number of US troops remain in Syria, although the controversial withdrawal of soldiers from a key Kurdish area bordering Turkey is proceeding "nicely."

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