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Russia blasts US over ceasefire violations

President Putin says US failure to rein in armed groups is a "very dangerous route" threatening the precarious truce.

President Vladimir Putin

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Egypt court freezes assets of rights defenders and NGOs

Assets of five prominent human rights activists and three NGOs, accused of accepting foreign funds, to be frozen.

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Palestinian man shot dead after alleged stabbing attack

Israeli forces shoot dead another Palestinian man, bringing death toll from the last 24 hours to five.

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Syria's civil war: Ceasefire strained by fresh fighting

As aid remains held up on the border and ceasefire violations mount, the UN warns "the world is watching".

Air raids on Idlib

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Over 3,000 Saudi strikes on Yemen 'hit civilian areas'

Saudi Arabia says new report "vastly exaggerated" and that rebels used schools, hospitals and mosques as bases.

Saudi strikes

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Aid convoys still stuck as fighting shakes Syria truce

Syrian forces and rebels accuse each other of breaking fragile ceasefire, as aid lorries are held up for another day.

The UN

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Turkey: Four held for alleged UK, German embassies plot

British, German missions in Ankara close, while state media says four are detained in connection to potential attack.

Turkish police

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Dozens killed in clashes around Yemen's besieged Taiz

Both pro-government forces and Houthis suffer losses as they clash in area overlooking strategic Bab al-Manbad Strait.

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UN chief slams Netanyahu over 'ethnic cleansing' remark

Ban says Benjamin Netanyahu's claim about opposition to illegal Israeli settlements in West Bank is "outrageous".

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Israeli forces kill two Palestinians, one Jordanian

Two Palestinians and one Jordanian shot and killed separately in less than 24 hours across the occupied territories.

Israeli forces

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