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Syrian Government Forces Retake Rebel-Held Areas In Aleppo Forces loyal to Syrian president Bashar al-Assad have retaken the largest rebel-held district in the city, Masaken Hanano.
NPR.org | Nov 27, 2016 3:24 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A Beirut Communist Community 'Living At The End Of An Era' Beirut's lone communist inspired bar toasts the life of Fidel Castro.
NPR.org | Nov 27, 2016 1:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Targeted To Teens, A German Play About ISIS Stokes Fear, Teaching Opportunities A play based on the experiences of one of the few journalists to have reported from behind ISIS lines is causing controversy. Critics are wary of how students will receive the sensitive themes.
NPR.org | Nov 27, 2016 1:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Syrian refugees seeking sanctuary in Bradford Fifteen-year-old Ivan would have died if he had stayed in Syria. He and his family are now refugees living in the UK.
BBC News | Nov 26, 2016 11:48 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
In Northern Iraq, ISIS Leaves Behind An Archaeological Treasure In Ruins Iraqi forces recently drove the Islamic State from the ancient site of Nimrud. But during its stay, the extremists shattered friezes, leaving cuneiform texts strewn around the site.
NPR.org | Nov 26, 2016 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Israel fires: Dozen suspects arrested on suspicion of arson Police in Israel arrest 12 people suspected of arson over a series of wildfires around the country.
BBC News | Nov 25, 2016 09:45 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
U.S. Service Member Dies In Syria After Roadside Bomb Explodes In a statement, the Pentagon announced on Thursday that an American service member in Syria died from injuries suffered in an IED blast. The victim's name has not been released yet.
NPR.org | Nov 25, 2016 07:04 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Obama Administration Races To Shore Up Iran Nuclear Deal The Obama administration has little time left to shore up the Iran nuclear deal, a key part of the president's legacy at risk with the incoming Trump administration. Critics of the deal are watching.
NPR.org | Nov 24, 2016 9:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Tens Of Thousands Evacuate As Wildfires Rage In Haifa, Israel Tens of thousands of people in the Israeli city of Haifa are evacuating their homes as military reservists, police, firefighters and even allied nations join forces to battle a wildfire threatening Israel's third largest city.
NPR.org | Nov 24, 2016 9:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
ISIS Claims Responsibility For Iraq Bombing Targeting Shiite Muslims The victims included Iranians who were returning from a major religious pilgrimage in the Iraqi city of Karbala. The Islamic State has claimed responsibility.
NPR.org | Nov 24, 2016 4:31 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend