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Irish Examiner
World should be 'ashamed' of Syria humanitarian crisis: UNstarving without medical care. Stephen O'Brien, the UN's under secretary-gener
World should be 'ashamed' of Syria humanitarian crisis: UN
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
starving without medical care. Stephen O'Brien, the UN's under secretary-general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief, said that, despite increased aid deliveries in Syria, people are still starving. Mr O'Brien demanded unimpeded... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
World should be 'ashamed' of Syria humanitarian crisis - UNstarving without medical care. Stephen O'Brien, the UN's under secretary-gener
World should be 'ashamed' of Syria humanitarian crisis - UN
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
starving without medical care. Stephen O'Brien, the UN's under secretary-general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief, said that, despite increased aid deliveries in Syria, people are still starving. Mr O'Brien demanded unimpeded... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UN: More aid deliveries in Syria, but people still starving UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Thursday that despite inc
UN: More aid deliveries in Syria, but people still starving
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Thursday that despite increased aid deliveries in Syria, people are still starving without medical care and said the world should be... Read more
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The Courier Mail
World should be ashamed about Syria: UNThe UN humanitarian chief has warned that despite increased aid deliveries in S
World should be ashamed about Syria: UN
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
The UN humanitarian chief has warned that despite increased aid deliveries in Syria, people are still starving without medical care and said the world should be "ashamed" at the devastating human toll in five years of "senseless" fighting. Stephen... Read more
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News.com.au
Is this the beginning of the end for IS?group, which has devastated parts of Syria and Iraq and ruled with fear. Terro
Is this the beginning of the end for IS?
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
group, which has devastated parts of Syria and Iraq and ruled with fear. Terrorism expert and former Australian Secret Intelligence Service agent Warren Reed told news.com.au the loss of Palmyra showed IS was “on the downward slide”. While still... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva on Thursday, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks... Read more
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TribLIVE
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions,” he told reporters in Geneva on Thursday, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks... Read more
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Salon.com
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions,” he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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CTV News
Aid reaches besieged Syrian town as concerns for ceasefire growthey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syrian town as concerns for ceasefire grow
CTV News / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under UN... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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9d
NBC Chicago
Largest Aid Convoy Arrives in Syriathey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Largest Aid Convoy Arrives in Syria
NBC Chicago / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Largest Aid Convoy Arrives in Syriathey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Largest Aid Convoy Arrives in Syria
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Largest Aid Convoy Arrives in Syriathey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Largest Aid Convoy Arrives in Syria
NBC Connecticut / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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The Columbian
Aid reaches besieged Syrian town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syrian town amid concerns for truce
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions,” he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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10d
Belfast Telegraph
Aid convoy reaches under-siege Syrian townopposition stronghold in Syria. The International Committee of the Red Cross (
Aid convoy reaches under-siege Syrian town
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
opposition stronghold in Syria. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said that together with the UN, it is delivering its largest humanitarian aid convoy, destined for Rastan, an opposition-held town under siege in the central Homs... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 10 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
Hawaii News Now / Posted 10 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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ABC News
Aid Reaches Besieged Syria Town Amid Concerns for Trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid Reaches Besieged Syria Town Amid Concerns for Truce
ABC News / Posted 10 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters in Geneva, the locale of on-and-off intra-Syrian peace talks under U.N.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Aid reaches besieged Syrian townsthey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syrian towns
News 24 South Africa / Posted 10 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters. The US-Russia-engineered ceasefire between Assad's government and rebel... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for trucethey should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would co
Aid reaches besieged Syria town amid concerns for truce
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 10 days ago
they should be and the cessation of hostilities goes back into what we would consider a hopeful mood that would certainly help the political discussions," he told reporters. The U.S.-Russia-engineered cease-fire between Assad's government and... Read more
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11d
Lake Placid News
UN confirms plans underway for Syria evacuationsBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
UN confirms plans underway for Syria evacuations
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): 7:50 p.m. The spokesman for the U.N. secretary-general has confirmed plans are underway to evacuate some 500 people from four besieged Syrian... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
UN confirms plans underway for Syria evacuationsBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
UN confirms plans underway for Syria evacuations
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): 7:50 p.m. The spokesman for the U.N. secretary-general has confirmed plans are underway to evacuate some 500 people from four besieged Syrian... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
UN confirms plans underway for Syria evacuationsBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
UN confirms plans underway for Syria evacuations
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): 7:50 p.m. The spokesman for the U.N. secretary-general has confirmed plans are underway to evacuate some 500 people from four besieged Syrian... Read more
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11d
Belfast Telegraph
Syria's Assad has 'buried' ceasefire, says opposition figurefigure Syrian president Bashar Assad refuses to step down The government of S
Syria's Assad has 'buried' ceasefire, says opposition figure
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
figure Syrian president Bashar Assad refuses to step down The government of Syrian president Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the ceasefire, the head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said, warning that already-troubled peace... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pope takes Muslim migrants in Greece back to Italy; Sanders meets popevisit to the Greek island of Lesbos, which has faced the brunt of Europe's migr
Pope takes Muslim migrants in Greece back to Italy; Sanders meets pope
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
visit to the Greek island of Lesbos, which has faced the brunt of Europe's migration crisis. Refugees on the overwhelmed island fell to their knees and wept at his presence. Some 3,000 migrants on Lesbos are facing possible deportation back... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Syrian diplomat welcomes walkout of oppositionBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
Syrian diplomat welcomes walkout of opposition
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): 3:40 p.m. The head of the Syrian government delegation at the Geneva peace talks says the walkout by a main Syrian opposition group has removed a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syrian diplomat welcomes walkout of oppositionBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
Syrian diplomat welcomes walkout of opposition
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): 3:40 p.m. The head of the Syrian government delegation at the Geneva peace talks says the walkout by a main Syrian opposition group has removed a... Read more
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11d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease-fireThe head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the gove
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease-fire
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cease-fire, warning that already-troubled peace negotiations may collapse completely. Anas al-Abda, the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease-fireThe head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the gove
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease-fire
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 11 days ago
The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cease-fire, warning that already-troubled peace negotiations may collapse completely. Anas al-Abda, the... Read more
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FOX News
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' ceasehead of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the governme
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cease-fire, warning that already-troubled peace negotiations may collapse completely. Anas al-Abda, the... Read more
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11d
Brandon Sun
Deal reached to evacuate besieged SyriansRamzy Ezzeldin Ramzy, Deputy Special Envoy for Syria attends a meeting with the
Deal reached to evacuate besieged Syrians
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Ramzy Ezzeldin Ramzy, Deputy Special Envoy for Syria attends a meeting with the Syrian government delegation during Syria peace talks at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, Wednesday, April 20, 2016. (Denis Balibouse/Pool Photo via AP) BEIRUT... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease-fireThe head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the gove
Syria opposition figure says Assad has 'buried' cease-fire
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cease-fire, warning that already-troubled peace negotiations may collapse completely. Anas al-Abda, the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
New royal family photo, stamps celebrate 90th birthday of queennew rules come after The Martian, starring Matt Damon, earned comedy awards thi
New royal family photo, stamps celebrate 90th birthday of queen
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 11 days ago
new rules come after The Martian, starring Matt Damon, earned comedy awards this year. The new Royal Mail stamps... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern SyriaThe head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the gove
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syria
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group said Wednesday that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cease-fire, warning that already-troubled peace negotiations may collapse completely. Anas al-Abda, the... Read more
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Salon.com
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively overBEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively over
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group says that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively “buried” the cessation of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively overBEIRUT -- The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all time
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively over
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT -- The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group says that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cessation of... Read more
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ABC News
Syrian Group Says Ceasefire Effectively OverThe Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut l
Syrian Group Says Ceasefire Effectively Over
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group says that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cessation of hostilities with... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively overBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively over
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group says that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cessation of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively overBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively over
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group says that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cessation of... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively overBEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all
Syrian group says ceasefire effectively over
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
BEIRUT (AP) - The Latest on developments in the Syrian conflict and talks (all times Beirut local): The head of a Turkey-based Syrian opposition group says that the government of President Bashar Assad has effectively "buried" the cessation of... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syriaoutlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syria
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
outlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control of a government-controlled neighborhood in Deir el-Zour in eastern Syria, expanding its presence in the province. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syriaoutlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syria
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
outlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control of a government-controlled neighborhood in Deir el-Zour in eastern Syria, expanding its presence in the province. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights... Read more
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Denver Post
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syriaoutlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syria
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
outlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control of a government-controlled neighborhood in Deir el-Zour in eastern Syria, expanding its presence in the province. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syriaoutlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control
Activists: IS seizes new ground in eastern Syria
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
outlet associated with militants say the Islamic State group has seized control of a government-controlled neighborhood in Deir el-Zour in eastern Syria, expanding its presence in the province. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights... Read more
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Perth Now
Drone reveals what’s left of Palmyraits defeat and retreat”. He said it lays the ground for further advances toward
Drone reveals what’s left of Palmyra
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
its defeat and retreat”. He said it lays the ground for further advances toward Raqqa, the IS group’s de facto capital, and Deir el-Zour, an eastern city it largely controls. Troops in Palmyra are now dismantling explosive booby traps planted by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Refugees with papers in order get Pope's blessingis that they are children of God," Francis said. The Catholic charity Sant'Egi
Refugees with papers in order get Pope's blessing
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
is that they are children of God," Francis said. The Catholic charity Sant'Egidio, which is providing the refugees with preliminary assistance, welcomed them at their headquarters in Rome's Trastevere neighbourhood. Sant'Egidio released some... Read more
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Daily Mail
There's no place like Rome! 12 migrants arrive in Italian capitala new life. 'All refugees are children of God,' the 79-year-old pope said on t
There's no place like Rome! 12 migrants arrive in Italian capital
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
a new life. 'All refugees are children of God,' the 79-year-old pope said on the flight back to Rome referring to their religion, adding that though his gesture was 'a drop in the ocean' he hoped 'the ocean will never be the same again'. In an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pope visits camp, whisks 12 to ItalyEuropean attitudes are hardening against them. Those taken to Rome were three
Pope visits camp, whisks 12 to Italy
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
European attitudes are hardening against them. Those taken to Rome were three families -- two from Damascus and one from Deir el-Zour -- whose homes had been bombed in the Syrian war, the Vatican said in a statement as the pope departed the Greek... Read more
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