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High-ranking IS militant sentenced to death by Iraqi court

19 September, 2018

Ismail Alwan Salman al-Ithawi has been sentenced to death by the Iraqi courts on terrorism charges.

Trump: Syria downing Russian jet 'very sad thing'

18 September, 2018

Syrian regime defence systems accidentally shot down a Russian plane late on Monday, killing all 15 on board.

UN gives cautious backing to Turkey-Russia deal on Idlib

18 September, 2018

While the UN's Syria envoy saw the deal as "crisis averted", the UN aid chief warned it could simply postpone military action.

Syria's chaos takes to the skies, following Russian downing

18 September, 2018

The 'accidental downing' of a Russian military plane by the Syrian regime highlights the potential for conflict between the country's warring powers.

In Syria, Russia using peace to prepare for war

18 September, 2018

Comment: Russia's commitment to the 'buffer zone' in Idlib has little to do with any genuine will to avoid humanitarian catastrophe, writes Sam Hamad.

Putin softens tone on Israel over downed Syria plane

18 September, 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday that "tragic accidental circumstances" led to the downing of a Russian warplane by the Assad regime

Could the Russia-Turkey deal avert disaster in Idlib?

18 September, 2018

Analysis: The deal has bought more time for international diplomacy, but Syrians remain wary - and who could blame them?

Hizballah-friendly neighbourhood names Beirut street after suspected Hariri assassin

18 September, 2018

A Beirut street has been named after a Hizballah military commander, and one of the main suspects in Rafik Hariri’s assassination.

Israel holds Assad 'fully responsible' for downing Russian plane

18 September, 2018

Israel's military expressed 'sorrow' for the deaths of the Russian crew members of a downed plane, but blamed the Syrian regime for the incident.

Syria's warring parties welcome Russia-Turkey deal on Idlib

18 September, 2018

More than 500,000 people have been killed and millions displaced since Syria's war started in 2011 with the brutal repression of anti-government protests.

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