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Sri Lanka Easter attack toll hits 290

At least 290 are now known to have died in a series of bomb blasts that tore through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka, in the worst violence to hit the island since its devastating civil war ended a decade ago.

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US congresswoman Gabbard will run for President

Democratic congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq war veteran who met dictator Bashar al-Assad in Syria during that country’s devastating civil war, has said that she is launching a US presidential bid.

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Iran’s defense minister in Syria to discuss war coordination, post-war reconstruction

As the bloody civil war in Syria is coming to an end with the Syrian army retaking most parts of the country from the rebel and terrorist groups, Tehran is upgrading its support for Damascus to start the post-war reconstruction process.

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Unicef predicts fresh outbreak of deadly cholera in Yemen

Yemen is likely to be hit by another outbreak of deadly cholera within months, Unicef’s Middle East director has warned on the eve of the third anniversary of the country’s civil war.

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Sri Lanka declares state of emergency in wake of communal violence

A state of emergency has been imposed in Sri Lanka for the first time since the civil war following days of communal violence between the island’s Sinhalese and Muslim communities.

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Putin holds summit with Turkey, Iran to discuss Syria peace deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin is in talks with leaders of Turkey and Iran to end the civil war in Syria that has been raging since 2011.

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Putin wins backing of Iranian, Turkish leaders for new Syrian peace push

Russian President Vladimir Putin won the backing of Turkey and Iran on Wednesday to host a Syrian peace congress, taking the central role in a major diplomatic push to finally end a civil war all but won by Moscow’s ally, President Bashar Assad.

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Don’t leave Saudi-backed commission to probe Yemen abuses, U.N. says

The United Nations must take over responsibility for investigating rights violations in Yemen’s civil war as the country’s government is not up to the job, the global body’s human rights office said.

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Civil war in Syria ‘de-facto over’ – Russian defense minister

The implementation of de-escalation zones in Syria and the separation of terrorists from opposition have allowed to intensify the fight against terrorism, effectively ending the civil war in the country, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said.

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Colombia’s FARC rebels complete disarmament process

Colombia’s FARC rebels have finished handing over their weapons, bringing an end to Latin America’s longest-running civil war.

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About 66,000 People Displaced as Result of Recent Fighting in N Syria

Around 66,000 people were displaced as result of intense fighting in the northern part of Syria that is engulfed in a civil war, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said on Sunday in a statement.

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South Sudan military officials quit over ‘war crimes’

Two top officials overseeing South Sudan’s military courts have resigned, saying high-level interference made it impossible to discipline soldiers accused of rape and murder amid the nation’s civil war.

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