Bahrain accuses Qatar of military escalation in Gulf row

Author:  Reuters Mon, 2017-06-26 12:39 ID:  1498480263399293200 RIYADH: Bahrain’s foreign minister accused Qatar on Monday of creating a military escalation in a dispute with regional powers, in an apparent reference to Doha’s decision to let more Turkish troops enter its territory. Bahrain, alongside Saudi Arabia, the More...

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Iraq forces combing west Mosul after surprise Daesh attack

Author:  AFP, Reuters Mon, 2017-06-26 12:32 ID:  1498487700420133800 MOSUL: Iraqi forces on Monday were searching neighborhoods of west Mosul they retook weeks ago after a surprise militant More...

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Syrian girl, who tweeted from Aleppo, one of Internet’s most influential people — TIME

Author:  Reuters Mon, 2017-06-26 18:09 ID:  1498490464810327900 LONDON: An eight-year-old Syrian girl who drew global attention with her Twitter updates from besieged Aleppo was on Monday More...

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Doha’s hotels suffer in Eid holiday due to Arab sanctions

Author:  Reuters Mon, 2017-06-26 17:54 ID:  1498493999060575100 DOHA: A boycott imposed by four Arab nations that accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism is squeezing the tourism sector and More...

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US-backed force has seized a quarter of Raqqa from Daesh: monitor

Author:  AFP Mon, 2017-06-26 11:57 ID:  1498469576198601100 BEIRUT: US-backed fighters have seized a quarter of Syria’s Raqqa from the Daesh group, a monitor said Monday, less than three More...

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Iran mocks reports its Syria missile strikes fell short

Author:  AP, Reuters Mon, 2017-06-26 03:00 ID:  1498422265294115000 TEHRAN/DUBAI: Iran said Sunday the two-stage missiles it fired at Daesh targets in Syria broke apart over the Iraqi desert More...

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US urges Qatar, neighbors to ease tension

Author:  ZEYNEP BILGINSOY | AP Mon, 2017-06-26 06:00 ID:  1498431059774676700 WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that Qatar and the four Arab states that imposed More...

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Two thirds of Mosul Old City retaken from Daesh: commander

Author:  AFP Sun, 2017-06-25 16:11 ID:  1498406040962444000 IRAQ: Iraqi forces have retaken two thirds of old Mosul, a week after launching an offensive against the Daesh group’s last More...

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Israel targets Syria after fresh stray fire: army

Author:  AFP Sun, 2017-06-25 19:40 ID:  1498409113052827600 JERUSALEM: Israeli forces fired on Syrian regime positions after projectiles from the war-torn country hit the occupied Golan More...

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Car bomb in Syria’s Idlib province kills 10: War monitor

Author:  Reuters Sun, 2017-06-25 11:48 ID:  1498410033822927200 BEIRUT: A car bomb killed 10 people in Syria’s opposition-held Idlib province on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for More...