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    1 killed, 220 injured in Gaza-Israel border protests

    Reuters . Gaza Border | Updated at 01:35am on April 14, 2018

    A Palestinian was killed and more than 200 others wounded during clashes with Israeli troops as thousands gathered in protest along the Gaza-Israel border on...

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    US, Russia clash at UN over chemical weapons attacks in Syria

    Reuters | Updated at 02:07pm on April 11, 2018

    Russia and the United States tangled on Tuesday at the United Nations over the use of chemical weapons in Syria as Washington and its allies...

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    Russia, Syria urge inspection of attack site

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 08:27pm on April 10, 2018

    President Bashar al-Assad’s government has invited international inspectors to send a team to Syria to investigate an alleged chemical attack in the town of Douma...

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    Syria blames Israel for airbase strike

    Agence France-Presse . Damascus | Updated at 12:15am on April 10, 2018

    Syria and Russia accused Israel on Monday of carrying out a deadly bombing raid on a Syrian military airport, as calls grew for international action...

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    Missiles attack air base in Syria’s Homs province

    Reuters | Updated at 09:05am on April 09, 2018

    Syrian air defences shot down eight missiles after a major air base in central Syria was struck in the early hours of Monday, Syrian state...

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    80 killed in suspected Syria gas attack

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 09:10am on April 08, 2018

    Fresh air strikes hit rebel-held areas of Syria’s Eastern Ghouta on Sunday, a monitor said, after more than 80 people were killed in weekend raids...

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    Palestinian journalist killed in Israel-Gaza protests

    Reuters . Gaza | Updated at 12:06am on April 08, 2018

    A Palestinian journalist died on Saturday after being wounded by Israeli fire on Friday while covering deadly protests along the Israel-Gaza border, health officials said....

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    Fresh raids pound Syria’s rebel Douma after talks falter

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 12:05am on April 08, 2018

    Deadly bombardments pounded the last opposition holdout in Syria’s Eastern Ghouta on Saturday, after regime troops resumed a military blitz to pressure rebels to withdraw...

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    Palestinian journalist killed in Israel-Gaza protests

    Reuters | Updated at 06:35pm on April 07, 2018

    A Palestinian journalist died on Saturday after being wounded by Israeli fire on Friday while covering deadly protests along the Israel-Gaza border, health...

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    15 years after Saddam’s fall, Iraqi hopes fade

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad | Updated at 01:14am on April 07, 2018

    Fifteen years ago, Abu Ali was thrilled to see American soldiers enter Baghdad. ‘The tyrant is finished,’ he remembers saying, imagining a bright future for...

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