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Tensions emerge between Assad allies as Syria's war unwinds

09 June, 2018

Since September 2015, Assad's forces have been making strong gains on the ground against insurgents thanks to Russian air cover and ground forces made up of Iranian-backed fighters.

Riyadh moves to 'bankroll' Jordan to contain anti-austerity protests

09 June, 2018

Saudi Arabia says it will host a meeting among several Gulf Arab countries to offer support to Jordan after it faced mass protests over the kingdom’s economic problems

Canada ends military training of Iraqi Kurds

09 June, 2018

Ottowa has said its Special Operations Task Force has ended training Iraqi forces after suspending the assistance last year.

Bolton's MEK ties make him more lobbyist than statesman

08 June, 2018

Comment: Bolton's ties to the cult-like, violent, exiled Iranian group the MEK, are extremely alarming, write Behnam Gharagozli, Jon Roozenbeek and Adrià Salvador Palau.

Iraq's Sadr forms alliance ahead of electoral probe

08 June, 2018

Iraq's decision to call for a manual recount has not stopped coalition agreements continuing, as populist Shia cleric Muqtada Sadr make headway.

IS launch surprise offensive and capture Syrian city districts

08 June, 2018

IS have launched a surprise assault on Syrian regime troops in Albu Kamal, winning back areas of the border city.

IS kills 17 pro-regime fighters in southern Syria

07 June, 2018

The attack in Sweida province marks the first time IS has struck the southern region.

Saudi Arabia to execute four for 'Iran spy ring'

07 June, 2018

Four people have been sentenced to death by a Saudi court for alleged links to the kingdom's arch-rival, Iran.

US to release American 'enemy combatant' held in Iraq

07 June, 2018

The US Justice Department said it would release an American alleged Islamic State group combatant held in Iraq for over eight months on Wednesday.

Scores killed in blast near Shia mosque in Baghdad

06 June, 2018

Several people were killed in the Iraqi capital after a strong explosion took place near a Shia mosque.

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