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12 killed in pro-regime attacks on northwestern Syria

12 killed in pro-regime attacks on northwestern Syria

Attacks by Syrian regime forces and their Russian allies killed 12 civilians in the country's northwest on Friday in the latest violation of an eight-month-old truce, a war monitor said.

Three injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

Three injured in Israeli airstrike in Hama

An Israeli airstrike on a military base in Syria's Hama province early Saturday injured three people, Syrian state media reported.

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three  killed

Suicide bombers attack Syrian army position, three killed

Syrian government forces fought off an attack by a group of suicide bombers on a position in western Syria on Tuesday, during which three people were killed in addition to all of the militants, a state-run TV station reported.

At least 15 reported killed as Syrian government, rebels exchange fire

At least 15 reported killed as Syrian government, rebels exchange fire

At least 15 people were reported killed on Sunday in shelling by government and insurgent forces in northwestern Syria, further straining a Russian-Turkish ceasefire deal for the region.

Syria rebels hand over arms in new deal with regime

Syria rebels hand over arms in new deal with regime

Syrian rebels on Friday were surrendering their heavy weapons after reaching a new deal with the government for a central swathe of territory, a war monitor said.

Head of Iran Guards announces 'end of the sedition'

Head of Iran Guards announces 'end of the sedition'

Iran's Revolutionary Guards said Wednesday that the unrest that had rocked Iran over several days was at an end, and that a maximum of 15,000 people had taken part nationwide.

South Korea proposes high-level talks with North

South Korea proposes high-level talks with North

South Korea Tuesday proposed holding high-level talks with Pyongyang on January 9, after the North's leader Kim Jong-Un called for a breakthrough in relations and said Pyongyang might attend the Winter Olympics.

Jay-Z’s The Story of O.J. is the top song of last year

Jay-Z’s The Story of O.J. is the top song of last year

Considering how tumultuous times inspire great art, it should be no surprise that 2017 was a banner year for great songs. Here’s a look at some of the best:

Fighting in northwestern Syria kills 66

Fighting in northwestern Syria kills 66

Clashes pitting mainly jihadist and rebel fighters against regime forces backed by Russian warplanes killed at 66 people on the edge of Syria's northwestern Idlib province, a monitor said Friday.

Mother thanks Pakistan govt for permitting Jadhav meeting

Mother thanks Pakistan govt for permitting Jadhav meeting

Pakistan yesterday arranged a meeting between Indian death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav, and his mother and wife for about 40 minutes at the foreign office here but did not allow a private discussion between them.

Afghan refugee charged with Australia attack

Afghan refugee charged with Australia attack

An Afghan refugee accused of ploughing his car into pedestrians in Melbourne was charged with 18 counts of attempted murder yesterday, as police vowed a boosted presence over the Christmas period.

Blackhawks defeat Panthers 3-2 in overtime

Blackhawks defeat Panthers 3-2 in overtime

After playing a whirlwind five games of hockey in seven days, the NHL schedule makers handed the Hawks a deserved break.