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COVID-19 Crisis is golden opportunity to unite Muslim World

Threat Perception: Between Lockdown or No Lockdown: Since World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global health emergency, 199 states around the globe including the...
Saudi

Curfew-locked Riyadh under attack: Army intercepts raining missiles

Saudi air defences intercepted Yemeni rebel missiles over Riyadh and a city on the Yemen border, leaving two civilians wounded in the curfew-locked capital...
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Why Middle East fails to achieve sustainable peace?

The Middle East has remained one of the most volatile and unstable places on the world stage. Throughout the history it has been entangled...
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Coronavirus: UN hails ceasefires and resolutions by insurgents

The United Nations on Thursday hailed armed groups heeding its call for a ceasefire during the coronavirus crisis, as Security Council and General Assembly members...
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Coronavirus: Will the real world please stand up for refugees?

Indiscriminate in targeting its victims, the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) casts a very different light on the need to enforce international law governing wars as...
Yemen

Yemen Remains Mired in Suffering After Five Years Of Saudi-led Intervention

Impoverished Yemen is mired in a devastating conflict between Iran-backed rebels and government forces, which intensified after Saudi Arabia led a military intervention five...
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Will US Congress punish Syria’s Assad?

A Syrian defector whose thousands of gruesome photos documented abuse under President Bashar al-Assad appealed Wednesday for action to ensure accountability as he appeared...
Syria

Turkey, Russia announce ceasefire in Syria after Erdogan-Putin meeeting

A ceasefire in northern Syria agreed between Russia and Turkey came into force on Friday, aiming to halt intense fighting that has sparked a...
Syria

Russian strikes kill 15 civilians in Syria amid Erdogan-Putin talks

Russian airstrikes Thursday killed at least 15 civilians including a child in the last major opposition bastion of Idlib in northwestern Syria, a Britain-based...
Syria

UN envoy presses for ‘immediate diplomatic solution’ in Syria

The UN's Syria envoy on Wednesday urged the presidents of Russia and Turkey to find an "immediate diplomatic solution" to the conflict in northwestern...
Erdogan

Erdogan blackmails Europe with ‘millions’ of migrants

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned on Monday that "millions" of migrants would soon head for Europe, drawing accusations from EU leaders that he...
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Erdogan to meet Putin for talks after a military close call in Syria

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Russia on Thursday for a summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to discuss the mounting tensions...
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Angry Turkey says no more refugees, Pak shows support

Turkey vowed the Syrian regime will "pay a price" for dozens of dead Turkish soldiers and raised pressure on the EU over the conflict...
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Turkey retaliates: destroys Syrian warfare facilities

A Turkish official said Saturday that Turkey destroyed a chemical warfare facility in northwest Syria after dozens of its soldiers were killed by Syrian...
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Turkey-Russia eyeball to eyeball

A member of an expert body advising Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan hinted that Ankara is prepared to go to war with Russia after...
Russia

War in Syria: 29 Turkish soldiers killed in airstrikes, Israel attacks Syrians

The United States on Thursday demanded that the Syrian regime and its ally Russia end their "despicable" operation in Idlib province and vowed to...
Syria

Is President Erdogan trapped in Syria?

As Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime presses ahead with a relentless campaign, his counterpart across the border in Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan is battling...

Israel conducts ‘dozens’ of surgical strikes in Syria, kills Palestine supporters

Israeli aircraft struck the Islamic Jihad militant group in both the Gaza Strip and Syria late Sunday, killing two fighters after the group fired...
Syrian

Another Syrian city in crisis, UN appeals for help

The head of the United Nations on Friday launched a $500 million flash appeal to help some 900,000 people displaced during a ferocious assault...
Turkey

UN asks Turkey to allow more Syrian Refugees in!

The UN refugee agency on Thursday appealed to Turkey to take in more refugees from Syria, as hundreds of thousands flee the regime's brutal...
Syrian

Is Syrian Crisis Going to End or Another Crisis is to Begin? -The Last...

Syrian troops started military operation against country's last major rebel safe heaven. The offensive started Tuesday, where the mass displacement of civilians is sparking...
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‘Laugh When Bomb is Being Dropped’ says Syrian Father to Daughter

A Syrian father teaches her 4-year-old daughter to laugh when they hear bombing or warplanes in Idlib. It’s a father’s unusual attempt to save...
Syria

M5 – A Vital Route Secured, Is it time for Peace in Syria?

The de-escalation talks between Moscow and Ankara over the Russian-backed offensive by the Syrian government forces in the northwestern province of Idlib didn’t help...

Trump Warns Putin to Stop Supporting Syrian ‘atrocities’

President Donald Trump demands Russia to stop supporting Syrian regime's "atrocities". In a phone call to Turkish President, he showed US concern over violence...
Syrian

Another Syrian Military Helicopter shot down

A Syrian military helicopter was shot down over the last major rebel bastion in northwest Syria on Friday, the second such incident in a...
Turkey

Turkey, Russia trade accusations as Syria tensions rise

Turkey's president accused Russia of committing "massacres" in its support of the Syrian government on Wednesday, escalating a war of words as more Turkish...
Syria

Turkey warns Syria of heavy price amid growing tension

Tensions escalated Tuesday between Syria's regime and rebel-backer Turkey as a Syrian military helicopter was shot down and Ankara warned of a "heavy price"...
Love and weddings

Middle East: Love and weddings in the Shadow of War

"Love, we have no aim but to be defeated in your wars," wrote the Palestinian poet Mahmud Darwish. Despite the armed conflicts devastating the...
Syria

Russian and Syrian assault on Idlib raises tensions with Turkey

Russian and regime bombardment on the last major rebel enclave in Syria has killed 29 civilians in a day, a monitor said Monday, as...
Syria

Russia strongly rejects Turkish position on Syria

The Russian reaction to Turkey’s latest military moves in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib has appeared in the form of a lengthy interview...

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Is Imran Khan responsbile for problems of Pakistan?

Corona Virus has hit the world hard. The developed countries are reeling under its potent onslaught. Desperate cries of shortage of ventilators, hospital beds...

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