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Death toll from Russian attacks in Idlib rises to 15
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Death toll from Russian attacks in Idlib rises to 15

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The death toll from Russian airstrikes in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province has risen to 15, according to the White Helmets civil defense agency on Saturday.   Earlier reports said ten people had been killed when Russian warplanes struck opposition-held areas in Idlib’s Al-Fuah, Khan Sheikhun and Kafriya districts on...

Daesh caliphate eliminated, say US-backed forces
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Daesh caliphate eliminated, say US-backed forces

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Islamic State has been defeated at its final shred of territory of Baghouz in Syria, the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) said on Saturday, announcing the end of its self-declared “caliphate” that once spanned a third of Iraq and Syria. The SDF declared the “total elimination of (the) so-called caliphate”, Mustafa Bali,...

Russian warplanes strike Idlib, killing ten
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Russian warplanes strike Idlib, killing ten

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Ten civilians were killed when Russian military aircraft conducted a number of airstrikes in opposition-held Idlib on Friday, according to the White Helmets civil-defense agency, Anadolu reports. Russian warplanes took off from the Khmeimim Airbase in Syria’s Latakia province, striking targets in Idlib’s Al-Fuah, Khan Sheikhun and...

Arsal Camp: woman to help refugees through traditional chinese medicine
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Arsal Camp: woman to help refugees through traditional chinese medicine

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Zaman Al Wasl

(Zaman Al Wasl)- The Syrian refugee Radhwa Hassoun, 43, was able to open her treatment center for  Traditional Chinese medicine  in the Lebanese border town of Arsal. Hassoun says the center is the first of its kind in the Bekaa Valley and the second in Lebanon. “I start learning this specialty in 2011 with the...

 Report: Syria regime attacks displaced 200,000 civilians in five months
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Report: Syria regime attacks displaced 200,000 civilians in five months

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Syrian regime attacks in Idlib and Hama have displaced nearly 200,000 civilians over the past five months, the Director of the Syrian Response Coordinators Team, Mohammed Al-Hallaj, said. Al-Hallaj told the Anadolu Agency that some 122,000 civilians have been displaced from the provinces of Idlib and Hama as a result of the Syrian...

New details over 'Mezzah Slaughterhouse', place of atrocious mass torture photos
Zaman Al Wasl Leaks

New details over 'Mezzah Slaughterhouse', place of atrocious mass torture photos

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Zaman Al Wasl- Ethar Abdul Haq

(Zaman Al Wasl)- A new testimony by an army defector who served in the 601 military hospital where the atrocious photos of mass torture by Syrian security had been taken (between 2012-2013) in a well-known military hospital in Mezzah neighbourhood of Damascus.       The former army soldier has provided Zaman al-Wasl...

Artist mirrors Syria's alienation, displacement in huge mural
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Artist mirrors Syria's alienation, displacement in huge mural

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Zaman Al Wasl

(Zaman Al Wasl)- The artist is a part of society; he simulates the historical, social, intellectual, political as well as economic issues as he lives the present changes within his society.  Salih al-Hajr, 40, told Zaman al-Wasl that he tried to visually document the rich details and stories of people who suffered a lot, and also...

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Macron hails Islamic State defeat as ending a 'major danger' for France

 French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday that a “major danger for France” had been eliminated, after U.S.-backed forces said they had captured Islamic State’s last shred of territory in eastern Syria at Baghouz. “A huge step has been taken today. A major danger for our country is eliminated,” Macron wrote on...

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Business

More shale, who cares? Saudi Arabia pushes for at least $70 oil

Budget needs are forcing Saudi Arabia to push for oil prices of at least $70 per barrel this year, industry sources say, even though U.S. shale oil producers could benefit and Riyadh’s share of global crude markets might be further eroded. Riyadh, OPEC’s de facto leader, said it was steeply cutting exports to its main customers in...

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Commentary

Children of IS recruits trapped in limbo shouldn’t be cast out because of their family

The women here are sick, tired, afraid and worried. Others are injured, utterly at their wits' end or in mourning. All they have is the children they are with, and all they want is the children they are not with. When you ask a woman how many children she has, it’s always minus one or two. Her other kids died, so they answer by...

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Venezuela's Guaido says Maduro is in his final phase

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s administration has reached its final stage and there will soon be a change in government, opposition leader Juan Guaido said, adding that his allies have spoken with high-ranking military members about changing sides. In an interview with Reuters on Friday, Guaido said Maduro had lost the ability to...

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Former female detainee brutally beaten in Turkey after revealing rape memos in Assad prisons

(Zaman Al Wasl)- Aida al-Haj Yousuf, former Syrian detainee, was severely beaten by unknown attackers in the Turkish city of Gaziantep on Tuesday, following torture and rape memos published by Zaman al-Wasl. Yousuf, who has been released, as part of prisoner exchange, is living with her children in Gaziantep, in order to escape death....

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Syrian Refugees

Arsal Camp: woman to help refugees through traditional chinese medicine

(Zaman Al Wasl)- The Syrian refugee Radhwa Hassoun, 43, was able to open her treatment center for  Traditional Chinese medicine  in the Lebanese border town of Arsal. Hassoun says the center is the first of its kind in the Bekaa Valley and the second in Lebanon. “I start learning this specialty in 2011 with the...

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