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Syrian fighter jets hit Kurd-held areas for first time

Kurdish YPG fighters vow "not to be silent" after areas of Hasakah city under their control are bombed by Syrian army.

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Syria's civil war: 'Last hospital in Daraya bombed'

Only remaining civilian hospital in besieged Damascus suburb hit with incendiary weapons, activists say.

Daraya

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Yemen: Saudi-led coalition 'regrets' MSF withdrawal

Coalition wants to hold "urgent meetings" with medical aid group after one of its air raids hit an MSF hospital.

MSF hospital

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Turkey: Six killed in bomb blasts near police stations

At least six people, including a child, killed in two car bomb blasts near police stations in eastern Turkey.

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Almost 18,000 died in Syria's prisons: Amnesty

Rights group says authorities are using torture, electric shocks, beatings and rape on a "massive scale".

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Haunting video of bewildered Syrian boy goes viral

Images of five-year-old boy, confused after an air strike in Aleppo, spark revulsion across social media.

Syrian boy

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Turkey to release 38,000 prisoners early

Move comes after tens of thousands of detentions made over the July 15 failed coup attempt.

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Turkey: Pro-Kurdish newspaper Ozgur Gundem shut down

A court temporarily closes down Ozgur Gundem accusing it of "continuously conducting propaganda" for Kurdish fighters.

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Houthi shelling kills civilians in Saudi border city

Projectiles land in industrial area of Najran city, killing four Saudi citizens and three expatriate workers.

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Russia defends using Iran base for Syria airstrikes

Moscow says use of Iran's airbase does not violate UN resolution that prohibits supplying warplanes to Tehran.

airstrikes

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