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Syrian regime advances have been blamed by some sections of the opposition on failings by a leading rebel alliance, leading HTS chief Abu Mohammed al-Jolani to call for unity.

An Al Jazeera film crew captured a terrifying missile attack on a makeshift camp for internally displaced Syrians in rebel-held Idlib province.

Syrian civilians killed in nighttime Idlib <em>air</em> <em>raids</em> Syrian civilians killed in nighttime Idlib air raids

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Syrian civilians killed in nighttime Idlib air raids

Syria's Idlib was hit with heavy air raids again on Friday night, killing at least three children while the regime attacked Eastern Ghouta with chlorine gas.

Russia 'confirms' Syrian rebel drone attack on Latakia base

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Russia 'confirms' Syrian rebel drone attack on Latakia base

Russia's defence ministry says it thwarted an attempted aerial attack on its airbase in Latakia and naval port in Tartous by Syria's rebels with ...

Yemen's Houthi rebels 'shoot down' Saudi jet

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Yemen's Houthi rebels 'shoot down' Saudi jet

A Saudi-coalition jet has crashed in Yemen's rebel-held Saada province on Sunday, with Houthis claiming to have downed the jet.

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Airstrikes kill at least 17 civilians in Eastern Ghouta

Syrian regime forces and Russian airstrikes on rebel-held Eastern Ghouta killed at least 17 civilians on Saturday.

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Saudi-led strikes on kill dozens in Yemen

Dozens of rebels and civilians were killed by Saudi-led airstrikes in the past 24 hours in Yemen's flashpoint province of Hodeidah, medical ...

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Airstrikes kill 12 civilians in IS Syria holdout

Bombing of one of the last villages still held by the Islamic State group in eastern Syria has killed 12 civilians, including four children, ...

Sophia Akram

It's time to get real about Yemen's death toll

Comment: There is no way of knowing the number of dead from Yemen's civil war, but it is likely to be much higher than official estimates, ...

Saudi-led strikes kill 68 Yemenis in one day: UN

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Saudi-led strikes kill 68 Yemenis in one day: UN

UN humanitarian coordinator Jamie McGoldrick said Saudi-led airstrikes in Yemen had shown a 'complete disregard for human life' after 68 ...

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Saudi-led strikes on Yemen market kills 14 civilians

Saudi-led airstrikes killed 14 civilians in a village market near Yemen's battleground third city Taiz as a nearly three-year bombing campaign ...

Dozens killed in fresh Yemen airstrikes, clashes

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Dozens killed in fresh Yemen airstrikes, clashes

Seven members of the same family were among dozens killed in ongoing violence in Yemen, security and medical sources said on Monday.

Airstrikes kill 19 civilians in residential town northwest Syria

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Airstrikes kill 19 civilians in residential town northwest Syria

Overnight airstrikes kill 19 civilians, including seven children, in a residential district of a town in Idlib, the Syrian Observatory reported ...

Saudi-led airstrikes target Yemen rebel 'training camp'

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Saudi-led airstrikes target Yemen rebel 'training camp'

Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on a suspected Yemen rebel training camp northwest of the capital on Sunday killed at least 26 Houthi fighters, ...

Russian airstrikes kill 21 civilians in east Syria: monitor

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Russian airstrikes kill 21 civilians in east Syria: monitor

Russian airstrikes killed 21 civilians early Wednesday in a village held by the Islamic State group near the Euphrates River in eastern Syria, a ...

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Saudi-led coalition intensifies Yemen airstrikes as US raises concerns

Saudi-coalition fighter jets carried out dozens of airstrikes in Yemen, as US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis said the humanitarian situation is likely to worsen after the death of Saleh.

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Yemen government orders Sanaa offensive as Saleh's house destroyed

Yemen's president has ordered his forces to retake Sanaa from Houthi rebels, after the insurgents reportedly destroyed the home of former ally ...

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Yemen 'offers amnesty to Saleh forces for abandoning Houthis'

Yemen's internationally-recognised government said Monday it would grant amnesty to anyone who cuts ties with Houthi rebels, after key rebel ...

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Yemen: Street battle erupts near ex-president Saleh's home

Fighting between formerly allied rebel forces has erupted close to the home of ex-president Yemeni Ali Abdullah Saleh in the crisis-hit capital ...

Dozens of Syrian civilians killed in fresh Ghouta airstrikes

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Dozens of Syrian civilians killed in fresh Ghouta airstrikes

At least 25 civilians were killed in Ghouta as the area continues to besieged by Assad forces.

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Fear grips Sanaa as Yemen rebel clashes rage

Fresh clashes in Yemen's capital forced schools and shops to close, as residents warned a three-year rebel alliance was crumbling into a 'street ...

Russian strikes kill 53 civilians in Syria's Deir az-Zour

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Russian strikes kill 53 civilians in Syria's Deir az-Zour

At least 53 civilians, including 21 children, died on Sunday when Russian air strikes hit residential buildings in a village held by ...

US strike kills more than 100 Somalia Shabaab fighters

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US strike kills more than 100 Somalia Shabaab fighters

US forces conducted an airstrike against the al-Qaeda-affiliated Shabaab group in Somalia on Tuesday, killing more than 100 militants, military ...

Three White Helmets workers killed in Syria <em>air</em> <em>raids</em> Three White Helmets workers killed in Syria air raids

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Three White Helmets workers killed in Syria air raids

Heavy Syrian regime bombing has killed three emergency workers from the White Helmets, while six children were also killed in Damascus ...

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