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Aljazeera
Syria's civil war: 'Dozens killed' in Deir Az Zor raidsby ISIL came under fire, amid mass abductions by the group, according to opposi
Syria's civil war: 'Dozens killed' in Deir Az Zor raids
Aljazeera / Posted 5 hours ago
by ISIL came under fire, amid mass abductions by the group, according to opposition activists and a Kurdish official. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said ISIL also opened fire at people trying to flee... Read more
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6h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Kurds in Syria flee ISIS, are attackedAbdurrahman said Islamic State fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing s
Kurds in Syria flee ISIS, are attacked
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Abdurrahman said Islamic State fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said Islamic State fighters opened fire at people... Read more
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19h
Herald Sun
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areastown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areas
Herald Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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19h
Weekly Times
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areastown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areas
Weekly Times / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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19h
The Register NorthJersey.com
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductionstown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductions
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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19h
News.com.au
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areastown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areas
News.com.au / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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19h
Perth Now
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areastown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areas
Perth Now / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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19h
Adelaide Now
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areastown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areas
Adelaide Now / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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19h
The Courier Mail
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areastown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Syrian Kurds flee Islamic State-held areas
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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22h
Aljazeera
Air strikes kill civilians in Syria's Deir Az Zorare defying death in order to leave areas controlled by Daesh," Darwish said, u
Air strikes kill civilians in Syria's Deir Az Zor
Aljazeera / Posted 22 hours ago
are defying death in order to leave areas controlled by Daesh," Darwish said, using an Arabic acronym for ISIL. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said ISIL also opened fire at people trying to flee... Read more
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23h
Daily Herald
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductionstown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductions
Daily Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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23h
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductionstown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductions
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 23 hours ago
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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1d
Aljazeera
Syria: Kurdish-led forces edge into ISIL-held Manbijare defying death in order to leave areas controlled by Daesh," Darwish said, u
Syria: Kurdish-led forces edge into ISIL-held Manbij
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
are defying death in order to leave areas controlled by Daesh," Darwish said, using an Arabic acronym for ISIL. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said ISIL also opened fire at people trying to flee... Read more
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1d
WFTV 9 Orlando
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductionstown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductions
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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1d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductionstown of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killi
Hundreds of Syrian Kurds flee IS-held areas amid abductions
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted yesterday
town of Marea. Abdurrahman said IS fighters opened fire on those fleeing, killing several of them, including children. The Local Coordination Committees, another activist-run monitoring group, said IS opened fire at people trying to flee from... Read more
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6d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Syrian forces' sights on base held by ISISpeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces' sights on base held by ISIS
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
TribLIVE
Syrian forces advance on ISIS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians.” The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on ISIS-held air base
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians.” The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
Japan Today
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base ‹ Japan Todaypeople toward displaced civilians.” The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians.” The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
CTV News
8 Syrian refugees, including 4 kids, shot dead by Turkish border guards: activistspeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
8 Syrian refugees, including 4 kids, shot dead by Turkish border guards: activists
CTV News / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the toll at eight dead. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
International Business Times
Children among Syrians 'shot dead' while trying to cross in Turkey says watchdog and that 60 Syrian refugees had been shot at the border so far in 2016. The cl
Children among Syrians 'shot dead' while trying to cross in Turkey says watchdog
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
and that 60 Syrian refugees had been shot at the border so far in 2016. The claims appeared to be supported by the Local Coordination Committees which have activists within Syria and one of the casualties was only six years old. Turkey... Read more
6d
KX TV North Dakota
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
KIII Corpus Christi
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
Hawaii News Now
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
Hawaii News Now / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
The Wilmington Star-News
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air baseguards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Tu
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 6 days ago
guards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Turkey's Hatay province late Saturday. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, put the toll at 11 dead and also blamed Turkish border guards. It says at... Read more
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6d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
WBOC Salisbury
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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6d
The Hamilton Journal News
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air basepeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Syrian forces advance on IS-held air base
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the death toll at eight. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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7d
The Wilmington Star-News
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeyguards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Tu
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
guards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Turkey's Hatay province late Saturday. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, put the toll at 11 dead and also blamed Turkish border guards. It says at... Read more
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7d
CTV News
8 Syrian refugees, including 4 kids, allegedly shot dead by border guards: activistspeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
8 Syrian refugees, including 4 kids, allegedly shot dead by border guards: activists
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the toll at eight dead. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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7d
Brandon Sun
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeypeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the toll at eight dead. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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7d
CTV News
4 Syrian children crossing into Turkey allegedly shot dead by guards: activistspeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
4 Syrian children crossing into Turkey allegedly shot dead by guards: activists
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the toll at eight dead. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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7d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeypeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the toll at eight dead. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
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7d
ABC News
Activists Say 8 Syrians Killed Trying to Cross Into Turkeypeople toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for H
Activists Say 8 Syrians Killed Trying to Cross Into Turkey
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
people toward displaced civilians." The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights put the toll at eight dead. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, said at least one of those trying to cross was from Jarablus, a northern... Read more
7d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeyguards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Tu
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
guards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Turkey's Hatay province late Saturday. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, put the toll at 11 dead and also blamed Turkish border guards. It says at... Read more
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7d
Salon.com
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeyguards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Tu
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
guards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Turkey’s Hatay province late Saturday. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, put the toll at 11 dead and also blamed Turkish border guards. It says at... Read more
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7d
Daily Herald
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeyguards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Tu
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
guards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Turkey's Hatay province late Saturday. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, put the toll at 11 dead and also blamed Turkish border guards. It says at... Read more
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7d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkeyguards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Tu
Activists say 8 Syrians killed trying to cross into Turkey
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
guards while trying to cross from Kherbet al-Jouz in northwestern Syria into Turkey's Hatay province late Saturday. The Local Coordination Committees, an activist network, put the toll at 11 dead and also blamed Turkish border guards. It says at... Read more
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7d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Militants take 2 Syria towns in 4-day fightkilled 86 troops and pro-government gunmen, including 25 members of Lebanon's H
Militants take 2 Syria towns in 4-day fight
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
killed 86 troops and pro-government gunmen, including 25 members of Lebanon's Hezbollah group. The Observatory and the Local Coordination Committees, both of which monitor the conflict through networks of activists, said militants now control... Read more
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7d
San Antonio Express-News
Syrian militants capture government-held areas, dozens deadafter days of heavy fighting that left scores of fighters dead, Syrian activist
Syrian militants capture government-held areas, dozens dead
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
after days of heavy fighting that left scores of fighters dead, Syrian activists said Saturday. The Observatory and the Local Coordination Committees, both of which monitor the conflict through networks of local activists, say militants now... Read more
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8d
ABC News
Syrian Militants Capture Government-Held Areas, Dozens Deadafter days of heavy fighting that left scores of fighters dead, Syrian activist
Syrian Militants Capture Government-Held Areas, Dozens Dead
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
after days of heavy fighting that left scores of fighters dead, Syrian activists said Saturday. The Observatory and the Local Coordination Committees, both of which monitor the conflict through networks of local activists, say militants now... Read more
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Orange County Register
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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8d
WBOC Salisbury
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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8d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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8d
The Wilmington Star-News
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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8d
Salon.com
Strikes on Syria’s divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria’s divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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8d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists woundedtraveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conf
Strikes on Syria's divided Aleppo kill 7; activists wounded
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
traveling with rebels and reporting on some of the fiercest battles in the conflict, now in its sixth year. The activist Local Coordination Committees said seven people were killed in the airstrikes on Aleppo on Friday evening, mainly around the... Read more
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