US-backed forces enter key IS bastion in north Syria

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US-backed forces enter key IS bastion in north Syria

US-backed Kurdish and Arab fighters advanced Thursday into the Islamic State jihadist group's bastion of Manbij in northern Syria, sparking fierce street fighting as they push to take the city.

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Islamic State claims bombings near Shi'ite shrine in Damascus

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Islamic State claims bombings near Shi'ite shrine in Damascus

Islamic State claimed responsibility for suicide and car bomb blasts that struck a Damascus suburb on Saturday near Syria's holiest Shi'ite Muslim shrine, and a monitoring group said at least 20 people were killed.

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Syrian rebels break Islamic State siege in northwest: monitor

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Syrian rebels break Islamic State siege in northwest: monitor

Rebel groups broke through an Islamic State siege around an opposition-held town in northwestern Syria on Wednesday, reopening their main road to the Turkish border, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

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U.S.-backed Syria force closes in on IS-held city; slow Iraq advance causes rift

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U.S.-backed Syria force closes in on IS-held city; slow Iraq advance causes rift

U.S.-backed Syrian fighters have surrounded the Islamic State-held city of Manbij from three sides as they press a major new offensive against the jihadists near the Turkish border, a spokesman for the fighters said on Monday.

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Syria army pushes into IS bastion as Kurds advance from north

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Syria army pushes into IS bastion as Kurds advance from north

Russian-backed Syrian troops pushed into the Islamic State group's bastion province Raqa Saturday, threatening to catch the jihadists in a pincer movement as US-backed Kurdish-led fighters advance from the north.

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Syrian army opens new front as Islamic State's many foes attack

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Syrian army opens new front as Islamic State's many foes attack

The Syrian army backed by Russian air strikes has opened a major new front against Islamic State, the third big assault on the self-proclaimed caliphate this week after Iraqi forces attempted to storm a city and a Syrian militia advanced with U.S. support.

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Russia denies it conducted fatal air strikes on Syria's Idlib

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Russia denies it conducted fatal air strikes on Syria's Idlib

Russia on Tuesday denied its planes had conducted air strikes overnight against the Syrian rebel-held city of Idlib, which the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said had killed 23 people.

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U.S.-backed Syrian alliance widens offensive near IS capital

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U.S.-backed Syrian alliance widens offensive near IS capital

A U.S.-backed alliance of Syrian militias is widening an offensive against Islamic State near its de facto capital of Raqqa, targeting an area where the group controls a disused air base, a monitoring group and a Kurdish official said on Monday.

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Blasts kill more than 100 in Syrian government stronghold - monitor

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Blasts kill more than 100 in Syrian government stronghold - monitor

BEIRUT, May 23 - Bomb blasts killed more than 100 people in the Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous on Monday, monitors said, in a government-controlled area that hosts Russian forces.

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Syrian government force, Hezbollah allies seize town near Damascus: monitors

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Syrian government force, Hezbollah allies seize town near Damascus: monitors

Syrian government forces and allies including Lebanese Hezbollah fighters seized a strategic town southeast of Damascus from insurgents on Thursday, a monitoring group said.

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Rebel infighting near Syria capital kills hundreds: monitor

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Rebel infighting near Syria capital kills hundreds: monitor

Fighting raging between rival Islamist rebel factions to control a key opposition stronghold near Damascus since late last month has killed more than 300 fighters, a monitor said on Sunday.

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Truce ends in Syria's Aleppo as aid heads for besieged town

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Truce ends in Syria's Aleppo as aid heads for besieged town

The truce in Syria's battleground city Aleppo expired Thursday with no new last-minute extension, as a besieged town near the capital prepared to receive its first humanitarian aid in four years.

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NASA says 1,284 new planets found by Kepler telescope

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NASA says 1,284 new planets found by Kepler telescope

NASA announced Tuesday the discovery of 1,284 new planets outside our solar system, more than doubling the number of exoplanets found with the Kepler space telescope.

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Aleppo fighting rages as U.S., Russia try to revive Syria truce

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Aleppo fighting rages as U.S., Russia try to revive Syria truce

Syrian government forces and their allies fought insurgents near Aleppo on Monday and jets conducted raids around a nearby town seized by Islamist rebels, a monitoring group said, as Syria's military said a ceasefire in Aleppo would be extended by 48 hours starting on Tuesday.

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Syrian government forces battle rebels near Aleppo, city areas shelled

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Syrian government forces battle rebels near Aleppo, city areas shelled

Syrian government forces and their allies clashed with insurgents near Aleppo on Monday and warplanes launched more raids around a strategic town Islamist rebels seized last week, a monitoring group said.

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