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Migrant tempers fray as Hungary blocks trains for second day

...must," declared 28-year-old Ahmed Shamoun, who deserted Syria's army three months ago, leaving nine brothers and eight...than 1 million live in refugee camps after fleeing warfare in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.Greek police also arrested six suspected...
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Hungary bars migrants from trains; smugglers wait

...weeks ago from Turkish refugee camps bordering the civil war in Syria and hope to reach Germany, which has offered asylum to war...Germany's commitment to shelter war refugees, particularly from Syria, and said other nations needed to do so. The willingness to...
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3 Spanish reporters missing in war-torn Aleppo in Syria

...Spanish freelance journalists who traveled to Syria to report amid the country's organizations have pulled out of Syria, especially with the rise of the extremist...journalists have been killed since 2011 in Syria, according to the Committee to Protect...
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US, Turkey plan for 'safe zone' free of IS in Syria

...move further embroils Turkey, a key NATO ally, in Syria's civil war, and also catapults it into a front-line...Washington have no intention of sending ground troops into Syria but wanted to see Syria's moderate opposition forces replace IS near the...
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Kurds keep up offensive against extremists in northern Syria

...fighters kept up an offensive through northern Syria on Tuesday, driving Islamic State militants...The advances by the Kurdish fighters in Syria as well as in northern Iraq has been credited...That work was "a more difficult task" in Syria than Iraq, but that "this is a pretty...
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IS militants attack two cities in Syria

...predominantly Kurdish areas of northern Syria, killing and wounding dozens and setting...militants also hit Kobani, a northern town on Syria's border with Turkey that had become...killing 20 people, the Observatory said. Syria's state news agency SANA said 22 people...
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US kills senior Khorasan Group leader

WASHINGTON - A U.S. airstrike in Syria has killed a key figure in a dangerous...while traveling in a vehicle near Sarmada, Syria, Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis...operatives who were sent from Pakistan to Syria to plot attacks on the West. Officials...
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US begins armed drone flights from Turkey

...military is expanding its combat role in Syria in defense of coalition-backed rebels, conducting armed drone missions into Syria from an air base in Turkey and Front, al-Qaida's branch in Syria.Under current guidelines, U.S. forces...
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Bush: Clinton shares mistakes leading to Islamic State rise

...IS occupies a large swath of Iraq and Syria and has a presence elsewhere in the region...Islamic State gained a foothold in Iraq and Syria, Obama has ordered the deployment of about...has said he supports a no-fly zone in Syria but has not suggested U.S. advisers...
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Tourist playground meets hectic refugee camp on Greek island documents.The migrants, mostly refugees from war-torn Syria, make their way across the narrow strait that separates Kos...a 30-year-old former plasterer from Aleppo, who fled Syria last month after spending three years fighting Syrian government...
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