U.N. Security Council to vote on chlorine arms use in Syria

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U.N. Security Council to vote on chlorine arms use in Syria

The United Nations Security Council is due to vote on Friday on a U.S.-drafted resolution to condemn the use of chlorine as a weapon in Syria and threaten to take action if such arms are used again in the conflict.

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U.S. Syria strategy falters with collapse of rebel group

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U.S. Syria strategy falters with collapse of rebel group

The Hazzm movement was once central to a covert CIA operation to arm Syrian rebels, but the group's collapse last week underlines the failure of efforts to unify Arab and Western support for mainstream insurgents fighting the Syrian military.

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At least 34 dead as Syria rebels attack regime intel HQ

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Syrian rebels launched a fierce attack on an intelligence headquarters in Aleppo, leaving at least 34 dead, days after the opposition rejected a UN ceasefire plan for the city.

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Pope denounces “intolerable brutality” in Iraq and Syria

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Pope Francis denounces violence, kidnapping and harassment against Christians and other religious groups in Iraq and Syria and prays for all victims.

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Assyrians in Syria pray for the release of abducted fellow Christians

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Syrian and Iraqi Christians pray for fellow Assyrian Christians abducted by Islamic State militants in the north of Syria.

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Assad or no Assad, West asks, as IS rises and conflict rages

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Assad or no Assad, West asks, as IS rises and conflict rages

Faced with a seemingly unending bloody conflict in Syria and the rise of the Islamic State group, is President Bashar al-Assad the lesser of the country's evils and should the West re-engage with him?

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Reuters Images of February

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Images taken by Reuters photographers from around the world for the month of February 2015, from the war in Ukraine and fighting Islamic State in Syria/Iraq, to New York Fashion Week and Oscars, as well as other moments of everyday life.

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Islamic State under pressure as Kurds take Syrian town

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Islamic State under pressure as Kurds take Syrian town

Kurdish forces dealt a blow to Islamic State by capturing an important town on Friday in the latest stage of a powerful offensive in northeast Syria, a Kurdish militia spokesman said.

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New Yorkers charged over IS extremist plot

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Two New York Muslims were hauled before a federal court on Wednesday charged with plotting to join Islamic State extremists in Syria and threatening to carry out attacks in the United States.

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Three New York men sought to join Islamic State, FBI says

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Three New York men sought to join Islamic State, FBI says

The FBI has arrested three foreign nationals living in Brooklyn who agents say sought to join the Islamic State.

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Islamic State in Syria abducts at least 150 Christians

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Islamic State in Syria abducts at least 150 Christians

Islamic State militants have abducted at least 150 people from Assyrian Christian villages in northeastern Syria they had raided, Christian Syrian activists said on Tuesday.

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French carrier joins fight as US reviews anti-IS effort

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French carrier joins fight as US reviews anti-IS effort

US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter vowed the militants would suffer a "lasting defeat" as he convened the meeting of more than two dozen senior military officers, ambassadors and intelligence officials at the sprawling US Army base of Camp Arifjan in Kuwait.

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U.S., allies stage 25 air strikes on Islamic State: joint task force

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U.S., allies stage 25 air strikes on Islamic State: joint task force

The United States and its allies staged 25 air strikes on Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria, focusing on the Syrian cities of Kobani and Hasakah, the Combined Joint Task Force said on Monday.

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Australia ramps up terror threat response

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Australia ramps up terror threat response

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott warned Monday of a long-term era of heightened threats from "home-grown" extremists as he announced fresh measures to combat the issue including revoking citizenship for dual-nationals linked to terrorism.

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Syria condemns Turkey's 'flagrant aggression' in north

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Syria condemns Turkey's 'flagrant aggression' in north

The Syrian government said on Sunday that a Turkish incursion into northern Syria was an act of "flagrant aggression" and that it would hold Ankara responsible for its repercussions.

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