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Syrian regime tells UN 'victory within reach'

23 September, 2017

Syria's Foreign Minister Walid al-Moualem has told the UN General Assembly that victory for Bashar al-Assad's side is within reach.

Kirkuk a tense flash point ahead of Iraqi-Kurdish referendum

20 September, 2017

Tensions in Kirkuk have risen in recent weeks as the rhetoric between the Kurdish leadership and Iraq's central government escalates.

First 'permanent' US military base opens in Israel

19 September, 2017

Israel has inaugurated with its US ally a joint missile defence base on Israeli soil, the first ever, a senior Israeli air force officer said.

The world is wrong to let 'mass-murderer' Assad remain

13 September, 2017

Comment: The world's major powers have agreed to allow Assad to remain, but this agreement is short-sighted, unsustainable and wrong, writes James Snell.

Sarin denial and journalism's race to the bottom

13 September, 2017

Comment: When Assad gassed his own people in Khan Sheikhoun, a cluster of journalists flocked to give him cover. They must all be held to account, writes Alexander Schinis.

Israel warns Iran, Syria after 'chemical weapons factory' airstrike

08 September, 2017

Israel's defence minister issued a veiled warning to Syria on Thursday, without confirming or denying what Damascus said was an Israeli air strike on its territory.

Israeli jets strike 'chemical weapons factory' in Syria's Hama

07 September, 2017

Israeli jets carried out airstrikes early Thursday in Syria's Hama, targeting what is believed to be a chemical weapons factory, after the UN accused Assad's regime of dropping chemical bombs.

Syrian regime dropped sarin on Khan Sheikhoun: UN

06 September, 2017

Assad's regime used chemical weapons more than two dozen times, a UN inquiry has found, including dropping sarin in the gravest attack in Idlib province, killing more than 80 civilians.

The alt-left is real, and it's helping fascists

25 August, 2017

Comment: Much like the right, the alt-left disdains 'globalists', sees internationalism as liberal frivolity, and confines its solidarity to repressive regimes overseas, writes Idrees Ahmad.

Syrians in IS-held Raqqa 'under fire from all sides'

24 August, 2017

Civilians trapped in Raqqa in northern Syria are coming under fire from all sides, Amnesty International warned, as the battle for control of the city enters its final stage.

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