Syria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Russia helps Syrian army restore military capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Manila Bulletin

    The Russian Defense Ministry is training Syrian servicemen and restoring their military capabilities, Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said on Friday. "In the framework of Russian Defense Ministry's purposeful work to strengthen Syrian Armed Forces, events are held to restore their military capability and train units to perform combat tasks," Shoigu told the military-scientific conference "Military and political results of using Armed Forces in Syria and main strategic conclusions."

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  2. World leaders voice support for Turkey, condemn coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | WAOW

    By The Associated Press World leaders expressed support for Turkey and its democratic institutions on Saturday after the government quashed an attempted military coup. ------ BRITAIN British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said he had spoken to his Turkish counterpart, Mevlut Cavusoglu, to underline support for Turkey's "democratic elected government and institutions" in the wake of the overnight coup attempt.

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  3. The 'Caliphate' At 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Weekday Magazine

    ... Taha Falaha (Abu Muhammad al-Adnani) said in his speech on June 29, 2014, declaring that the territory IS held in Syria and Iraq constituted the rebirth of the caliphate. "The State will remain." After IS openly seized control of territory in ...

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  4. Israel, Hamas respond to attempted Turkish coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Ynetnews

    Israel has officially responded to the failed coup attempt in Turkey via a foreign ministry statement saying "Israel respects the democratic process in Turkey" on Saturday. The message out of Jerusalem also said that it expects that the reconciliation process between the two countries will continue.

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  5. 24 killed in Syria bombingsRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | Nerve News

    Damascus, July 16 - At least 24 persons were killed on Saturday in bombings and an explosion in Syria. Nineteen people were killed in bombings carried out by an unidentified aircraft in Aleppo city, while five others were killed in an explosion in Manbech city, Efe news quoted the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights as saying.

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  6. Syrian rebels say Turks defeat conspiracy against ErdoganRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Star Online

    ... tanks. First reports of the coup had triggered celebrations in central Damascus and other government-held areas of Syria, with hundreds of people taking to the streets of the capital, cheering and waving Syrian flags. There was no immediate official ...

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  7. US urges support of #Erdogan after coup attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Iol.co.za

    ... United States uses the Incirlik air base in Turkey to launch strikes against Islamic State, which holds territory in Syria and Iraq. It said those operations had not been affected by the coup attempt. US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ...

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  8. Turkey: An emboldened and vengeful Erdogan will not be good for international securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Canberra Times

    The failed coup and Recep Tayyip Erdogan's promises of vengeance highlight the worrying trajectory Turkey is on under the Islamist strongman. The failed coup and Recep Tayyip Erdogan's promises of vengeance highlight the worrying trajectory Turkey is on under the Islamist strongman that could affect its role as a security partner of the West and further hamper efforts to stabilise Syria.

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  9. Progovernment forces advance in Syrian citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Boston.com

    In Moscow on Friday, US Secretary of State John Kerry and Foreign Minister Sergey V. Lavrov of Russia laid bunches of flowers in memory of the victims of the truck attack in Nice, France, then spent hours debating proposals for new cooperation in Syria. But the discussions, aimed at fighting terrorism and restarting political talks to end the war, took place against a backdrop of new carnage in Syria, where a very different dynamic is playing out.

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  10. US, Russia strike deal on 'concrete steps' to save Syria ceasefireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Manila Bulletin

    ... Sergei Lavrov said Friday they had agreed on "concrete steps" to salvage a failing truce and tackle jihadist groups in Syria but refrained from laying out their deal. The top diplomats emerged from 12-hour marathon talks saying they agreed on the ...

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  11. TwitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Cyprus Weekly

    ... most important allies of the United States in the fight against Islamic State, which seized swathes of neighbouring Syria and Iraq. Turkey is one of the main backers of opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in that country's civil war, host ...

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  12. UN rights chief warns at least 200,000 civilians surrounded; calls...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Newkerala.com

    New York, July 16 : The United Nations human rights chief on Friday urged the forces advancing on Aleppo and two other cities in Syria to not harm the hundreds of thousands of civilians surrounded by fighting between the Government forces and the opposition. The country is already a gigantic, devastated graveyard, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Raad Al Hussein, said in a statement issued by his office.

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  13. Syria watches as Turkey erupts under an apparent military coupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Silicon Alley Insider

    's army said it seized power from President Tayyip Erdogan, one of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's main regional opponents. Residents said convoys of cars were processing around the Mazzeh district of the Syrian capital, with people waving flags and shouting: "God, Syria and Bashar!".

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  14. US and Russia unite over Nice as they debate SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Yahoo!

    The top diplomats of Russia and the United States joined forces to pay tribute to the victims of the Nice attacks Friday as they debated how to end the war in Syria. Secretary of State John Kerry and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov took a break from their talks to visit the French embassy in Moscow to sign a book of condolences.

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  15. Iran is recruiting thousands of Afghan refugees to join the Syrian regime's warRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | PressReleasePoint

    Hassan gazes at the sea and sighs. The rippling waves lull his anxious mind. For two hours a day after his factory job, Hassan sits on the edge of the Bosphorus trying to forget what he witnessed in Syria.

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  16. Turkish military's attempted coup repelled - Turkish intelligence agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... gunfire erupted in several districts of the Syrian capital. fall is an announcement of the end of the crisis in Syria, given he is the one chiefly responsible for the crisis". Soldiers blocked entry to Istanbul's main Ataturk Airport, where four ...

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  17. Turkey coup: Despite curfew, Turkish citizens take to the streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Al Bawaba

    Turkish military control a road in Istanbul on July 16, 2016, after Turkish troops launched a coup. A "group within the armed forces have made an attempt to overthrow the democratically elected government outside the chain of command," said an official with the office of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who had clearly not been removed from office.

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  18. Turkish military says has taken power to protect democratic orderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Times of Oman

    ... is one of the most important allies of the United States in the fight against IS, which seized swathes of neighbouring Syria and Iraq. Turkey is one of the main backers of opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in that country's civil war, ...

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  19. Turkey army says it seizes power; Erdogan says: a oeWe will overcome thisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | The Peninsula

    ... allies of the United States in the fight against Islamic State, which seized swathes of neighbouring Iraq and Syria. Turkey is one of the main backers of opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in that country's civil war, host to 2.7 million ...

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  20. Coup attempt in Turkey: What we know so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | CBC News

    ... backer of opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in that country's civil war. Celebratory gunfire erupted in Syria's capital Damascus as word got out that Erdogan had been toppled, and people took the streets to celebrate there and in the ...

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