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Syria: Clashes in Manbij after ISIL refuses rebel offer

Clashes erupt in Manbij after ISIL ignores 48-hour offer by US-backed rebels to leave besieged town without a fight.

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Middle East in the grips of a major heatwave

Records smashed as extreme temperatures hit the region.

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Iraq: Army to dig 'security trench' around Fallujah

The Iraqi army is turning to medieval tactics to secure the recently captured city of Fallujah from ISIL infiltration.

Fallujah

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Turkey: Erdogan moves to shutter 2,340 institutions

In his first decree under new state of emergency laws, Erdogan moves to close schools and extend legal detention time.

Recep Tayyip Erdogan

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Artist Khaled Akil imagines Pokémon Go in ravaged Syria

Khaled Akil's project showing fun characters amid woeful scenes is a reminder that war goes on as the world turns away.

Pokémon

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Turkey in shake-up of security forces after failed coup

Interior ministry announces take-over of key security force from army in wake of failed coup.

security forces

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US could extradite Gulen quickly: Turkish minister

Foreign minister urges US to speed up consideration of whether businessman blamed for failed coup should be extradited.

Mevlut Cavusoglu

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Syria war: ISIL given '48 hours' to leave Manbij

Ultimatum by US-backed forces comes days after coalition strikes allegedly killed 56 civilians in the northern city.

Syrian Democratic Forces

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Turkey declares 'state of emergency' after failed coup

In response to failed coup, Turkish president says state of emergency will last for three months.

Turkish soldiers

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Turkey blocks WikiLeaks over release of AK Party emails

Officials downplay sensitivity of leaked emails, say website blocked to protect privacy and personal phone numbers.

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