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    Russian strikes kill 9 in Syria

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:14pm on November 17, 2019

    Air strikes by Syrian regime ally Russia on Sunday killed nine civilians in the jihadist-run enclave of Idlib in the northwest of the country, a...

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    West pushes Russia, China closer together

    Ron Henry | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2019

    WITH Beijing celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party’s rule, there has been a heated discussion across the Western world about the role...

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    Ukraine set to pull back troops from east for summit with Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Bogdanivka | Updated at 03:14pm on November 08, 2019

    Ukraine’s army and Kremlin-backed separatists are set on Friday to complete the last phase of a troop pullback in the war-torn east in a key...

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    Turkey starts Syria patrol with Russia

    Agence France-Presse . Kiziltepe, Turkey | Updated at 10:49pm on November 01, 2019

    Turkish troops on Friday began joint patrols with Russian forces in northern Syria as part of a deal to ensure the withdrawal of Kurdish fighters...

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    A change of heart about war against Iran?

    Vladimir Platov | Updated at 12:00am on November 02, 2019

    AN UNFRIENDLY relationship between Tehran and Moscow in the past years was to the benefit of the United States because Iran was the only deterrent...

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    Joint Turkish-Russian patrols to begin in Syria tomorrow

    Agence France-Presse . Ankara | Updated at 03:42pm on October 31, 2019

    Joint Turkish-Russian patrols will start in Syria on Friday, Turkey’s president has said, after the Kremlin said Syrian Kurdish fighters had withdrawn under a deal...

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    The EU is rewriting WWII history to demonise Russia

    Max Parry | Updated at 12:00am on October 28, 2019

    In September, on the 80th anniversary of the start of World War II, the European Parliament voted on a resolution entitled ‘On the Importance of...

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    Russian forces head for Syrian-Turkish border

    Agence France-Presse . Qamishli, Syria | Updated at 11:16pm on October 23, 2019

    Russian forces in Syria headed for the border with Turkey Wednesday to ensure Kurdish fighters pull back after a deal between Moscow and Ankara wrested...

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    Russia, Turkey deal over Syria’s border

    Agence France-Presse  . Sochi | Updated at 02:12pm on October 23, 2019

    Russia and Turkey have agreed to ensure Kurdish forces withdraw from areas close to Syria’s border with Turkey and to launch joint patrols, in a...

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    Erdogan threatens to restart Syria offensive

    Agence France-Presse . Sochi, Russia | Updated at 10:43pm on October 22, 2019

    Russian president Vladimir Putin held talks with Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday as the Turkish leader threatened to restart Ankara’s military offensive against  Kurdish forces...