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UN to vote Friday on new Syria cross-border aid resolution

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[ad_1] CAMEROON, Cameroon – Facing a Friday deadline that could halt the delivery of humanitarian aid to more than 1 million Syrians every month, the divided U.N. Security Council is set to vote on rival resolutions that would continue deliveries through border crossings to mainly rebel-held areas. A draft resolution …

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Russian president visits Syria, meets officials

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[ad_1] DAMASCUS, Syria – Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Syria on Tuesday and met officials including President Assad, state media reported. Putin’s visit is the second to the war-torn country where his troops have been fighting alongside government forces since 2015. The visit comes amid heightened tensions between Iran, a …

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US launches airstrikes targeting Iran-backed militia in Iraq, Syria

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[ad_1] The U.S. launched five airstrikes targeting Iran-backed militias in Iraq and Syria, the Trump administration announced Sunday.  The U.S. launched F-15 Strike Eagles against five targets associated with Kata’ib Hezbollah, an Iranian-sponsored Shiite militia group, Secretary of Defense Mark EsperMark EsperRussia commissions intercontinental hypersonic weapon Putin: Russia now leading …

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UN: More Than 235,000 Flee Northwest Syria Amid Russian Attacks

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[ad_1] Syria (Photo Credits: AFP) Beirut, December 27: More than 235,000 people have fled the Idlib region over the past two weeks, the UN said Friday, amid heightened regime and Russian attacks on Syria’s last major opposition bastion. The mass displacement between 12 and 25 December has left the violence-plagued …

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Turkish, Russian troops conduct 3rd joint patrol in Syria

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[ad_1] IDIL, Turkey – Turkish and Russian troops are conducting their third joint patrol in northeast Syria, under a deal between the two countries that forced Syrian Kurdish fighters to withdraw from areas bordering Turkey. Turkey’s Defence Ministry said the troops were patrolling Friday a region between Qamishli and Derik, …

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Five Fintech Solutions For Refugees To Look Out For

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[ad_1] A combination of identity solutions, behavioral data, and blockchain technology can possibly ease … [+] travel or resolve a portfolio of challenges that are being faced by at least 70M newcomers a year. Getty ImagesDynamically changing legal situations, language discrepancies, challenges with implementation and application of solutions to verify …

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