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Israel has targeted a Syrian regime position in Masyaf where Iranian forces are deployed.

The UN chief urged both sides "to step back from the brink" of a conflict after a seven-hour Israeli assault on the Gaza Strip.

Airstrikes on Syria's last IS pocket kill 26 civilians

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Airstrikes on Syria's last IS pocket kill 26 civilians

Eleven children were among those killed in day-long strikes by regime and allied Russian aircraft on the last IS-held pocket in Daraa on Friday.

Three injured in Saudi Arabia following 'Yemen projectile attack'

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Three injured in Saudi Arabia following 'Yemen projectile attack'

A projectile fired from Yemen has injured three people, including a child, when it hit the southern Saudi region of Jizan.

Netanyahu warns of 'lengthy battle' with besieged Gaza

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Netanyahu warns of 'lengthy battle' with besieged Gaza

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu warned officials in southern Israel that a lengthy battle with besieged Gaza is about to take place as the ...

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Israel kills two children, injures scores during Gaza airstrikes

Two children have been killed and at least fourteen Palestinians have been seriously injured by Israeli airstrikes on the besieged Gaza Strip.

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Israel launches airstrikes on Gaza in afternoon raids

Israel has bombed an agricultural field in the process of targeting Hamas positions in the besieged Gaza Strip.

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Israel could establish diplomatic ties with Assad's Syria

Israel has not ruled out establishing diplomatic ties with Bashar al-Assad's Syria, as the regime looks set to win the country's seven-year war.

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Syria says Israeli strikes target air base

Syria accused Israel of "aggression" after Iranian fighters were targeted by missiles at a Homs air base.

Egypt says it killed 3 jihadists, destroyed Gaza tunnels

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Egypt says it killed 3 jihadists, destroyed Gaza tunnels

The Egyptian army said its forces killed three jihadists in the Sinai and destroyed tunnels at Rafah on the Gaza border as part of a vast ...

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Regime reclaims more ground in south Syria: monitor

At least four villages in southern Syria were passed onto regime control on Sunday, the latest in a series of regained ground after the ...

Syrian rebels in talks with Russia over Daraa surrender

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Syrian rebels in talks with Russia over Daraa surrender

Syrian rebels are in talks with Russia over the surrender of opposition areas in southern Syria to the regime.

Israel 'will block entry' to Syrians fleeing Daraa blitz

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Israel 'will block entry' to Syrians fleeing Daraa blitz

Israeli ministers are queuing up to demand the government block entry to Syrians fleeing a regime assault on Daraa province from entering ...

Syrian rebels agree to surrender Daraa towns to regime

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Syrian rebels agree to surrender Daraa towns to regime

Syrian rebels have agreed to handover the town of Ibta to Bashar al-Assad's regime, with other areas expected to surrender as part of a Russian ...

Russian airstrike on Daraa basement kills 17 Syrian civilians

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Russian airstrike on Daraa basement kills 17 Syrian civilians

At least 46 people have been killed in two days of airstrikes on Daraa, as the Syrian regime intensifies its assault on the opposition area.

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Rights groups call for Jordan to admit Syrian refugees

A fierce regime offensive in southern Syria has forced thousands of civilians to flee their homes, but with the Jordan border closed they remain stuck in the war zone.

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Syrian strikes target hospitals in regime's new Daraa offensive

More than 150 raids were launched in Daraa as the regime turns its attention in the province that birthed the Syrian uprising seven ...

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Dozens killed near Hodeida as UAE demands Houthi pullout

Air strikes and artillery fire killed 55 people near Yemen's Hodeida as the battle to retake the strategic city continues.

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Jordan 'will refuse' Syrians fleeing regime offensive on Daraa

Jordan's government said "we simply cannot receive more" as thousands of civilians flee a looming regime assault on rebel-held towns in Daraa ...

<em>Air</em> strikes kill five as southern Syria assault looms

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Air strikes kill five as southern Syria assault looms

Five were killed in airstrikes in Daraa, as the Syrian regime threatens an assault in Syria's south.

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Russia bombards south Syria for first time in year

Russian warplanes have bombarded rebel-held areas of in the country's southwest in the first air support by Moscow in a widening regime ...

Iraq militia vows 'appropriate response' for deadly Syria airstrike

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Iraq militia vows 'appropriate response' for deadly Syria airstrike

The Hizballah Brigades initially blamed the US-led coalition fighting IS for the air raid, but a Washington official suggested Israel ...

Assad claims 'still pursuing political solution' over southern Syria

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Assad claims 'still pursuing political solution' over southern Syria

President Bashar al-Assad said that his regime is still looking at a possible 'political solution' to the handover of opposition territories in ...

Coalition airstrike kills 10 civilians in northeast Syria: monitor

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Coalition airstrike kills 10 civilians in northeast Syria: monitor

The coalition has to date acknowledged 892 civilian deaths from airstrikes, but monitors say the real tally is much higher.

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