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Ambiguities persist on whether Iran and Turkey have held a joint operation against PKK

Being known as partners within the framework of Astana peace process for Syria, Tehran and Ankara have welcomed the idea of further regional cooperation. However, recent reports of a joint Iranian-Turkish military operation against PKK, declared by the Turkish officials, have met with Iran’s rejection.

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۳,۰۰۰ ISIS members in Syria surrender

About 3,000 Islamic State members in the group’s last holdout in Syria surrendered.

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Syrian Defense Forces launch attack against final Islamic State enclave

U.S.-backed coalition forces have launched an attack against the Islamic State’s last enclave in Syria, aiming to finally eliminate what’s left of the terrorist organization there, authorities said.

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Damascus: Syria is ready for war with Israel

Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad sent an official warning to Christine Lund, the Head of the UNTSO, the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization between Israel on one side and Syria and Lebanon on the other.

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Islamic State fighter wants to return to Italy, warns of "sleeper cells"

An Islamic State fighter detained in Syria urged Italy on Saturday to let him come home to start a new life, saying he had abandoned the self-styled jihadist “caliphate” after growing disillusioned with its rulers.

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Fleeing Islamic State’s last stronghold, thousands flood into Syrian camp

An outpouring of civilians from the Islamic State’s final redoubt in eastern Syria has pushed displacement camps to the “breaking point,” an aid group said Friday.

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‘Dire’ conditions at Syria camp as thousands flee Daesh

An influx of thousands of people fleeing Daesh has created “dire” conditions at the al-Hol camp in northeastern Syria, the aid agencies working there said on Tuesday, Thomson Reuters Foundation reports.

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Trump admits failure of US policies in Syria, Iraq

U.S. president on Saturday criticized his country’s foreign policies in Iraq and Syria, saying that his administration will focus on fixing up America’s infrastructure rather than fighting “endless wars”.

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Russia and Iran discuss prospects of solving crisis in Syria

Russian President’s Special envoy to the Middle East, Deputy Foreign Minister Michael Bogdanov discussed with Iran’s Ambassador to Moscow Mehdi Sanaei prospects of solving the crisis in Syria.

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Turkey’s Erdogan says more than 310,000 Syrians return home

Some 311,000 Syrian refugees have returned to their homeland following military operations launched by Turkey in Syria, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday.

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Pentagon: Few hundred US troops to remain in Syria after withdrawal

The Pentagon on Friday said the US will keep a few hundred troops in northeastern Syria to back an international coalition’s efforts to establish a safe zone.

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Iranian foreign minister warns of a possible war with Israel over Syria

Over the eight-year period of war in Syria, Israel has in several cases conducted attacks in the Syrian territories, with the primary excuse of trying to contain Iran’s influence in the Arab country. As Tel Aviv appears stubborn in terms of continuing the strikes, Iran warns that such moves could trigger a war between the Islamic Republic and the Israeli regime.

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Russians Told To "Prepare For Worst Outcome" As US Prepares New Sanctions

A bipartisan team of US senators is preparing to hit Russia with additional sanctions over its 2016 US election interference and military operations in Syria and Ukraine.

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ISIS Still Flush with Up to $300M Cash as Loss of Caliphate Reduces Operational Expenses

ISIS has “transformed into a covert network,” including in Iraq and Syria, and “remains a threat as a global organization with centralized leadership,” the United National Security Council was told in a new report today.

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IS resists ‘final push’ by US-backed force in eastern Syria

US-backed fighters in Syria say they are meeting fierce resistance as they attack the last enclave held by Islamic State (IS) militants in the country.

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