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Cutting deals with Islamic State in Syria

20 February, 2018

Comment: Deals to help IS fighters escape ensure the organisation's survival. If IS is to be properly wiped out, these deals must end, writes James Snell.

The convoluted geopolitics of the battle for Afrin

20 February, 2018

Analysis: The Kurdish-held enclave in northern Syria is coming under fire from all sides, writes Paul Iddon.

Syrian rebels form merger against Jihadists

19 February, 2018

Syrian rebel groups have formed an alliance in the north in order to tackle a jihadist faction formerly linked to al-Qaeda.

Assad forces readying for assault on besieged, starved Ghouta

19 February, 2018

Syrian regime forces are poised for an attack on East Ghouta to retake the area.

Hospital hit as airstrikes continue to pound Syria's Idlib

15 February, 2018

A hospital in Syria's rebel-held Idlib was hit by airstrikes believed to be carried out by pro-regime Russian war planes.

One in six children live in a war-zone: report

15 February, 2018

Ahead of a security conference, Save the Children has released a shocking report highlighting a 300 percent increase on attacks against children, calling on global leaders to do more.

Turkey establishes new 'observation point' in Idlib province

15 February, 2018

The new point will be the sixth such position in Syria's Idlib province after two were set up earlier in February.

UN envoy: Syria situation at 'most worrying' point

15 February, 2018

Staffan de Mistura called for immediate de-escalation of fighting in Syria, as the US and Iran exchanged accusations of blame for the escalating situation in the war-torn country.

Islamic State group 'ousted' from Syria's Idlib

14 February, 2018

The Islamic State group previously held large swathes of northern and central Syria, but has been fully ousted from Idlib, Hama and Aleppo provinces, a monitor has said.

Syria denies stockpiling chemical weapons, brands use 'unacceptable'

14 February, 2018

Syria's deputy foreign minister has denied the state possesses chemical weapons and branded their use "immoral" after France threatened to strike if the regime was proved responsible for chlorine attacks.

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