U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by Syria militants, 81 trapped

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U.N. says 43 Golan peacekeepers seized by Syria militants, 81 trapped

Militants fighting the Syrian army have detained 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights and trapped another 81 in the region, and the world body is working to secure their release, the United Nations said on Thursday.

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Video shows Islamic State executes scores of Syrian soldiers

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Video shows Islamic State executes scores of Syrian soldiers

Islamic State fighters executed scores of Syrian soldiers captures when the militants seized an airbase in the province of Raqqa at the weekend, according to a video posted on You Tube on Thursday.

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(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Islamic State executes 250 Syrian soldiers

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(WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT) Islamic State fighters have reportedly executed 250 Syrian soldiers after capturing the Taqba air base in the northeastern part of the country. Video credit: Reuters

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UN says Syria refugees top 3 million mark

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UN says Syria refugees top 3 million mark

The civil war in Syria has forced a record 3 million people out of the country as more than a million people fled in the past year, the U.N. refugee agency said Friday.

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Obama says 'no strategy yet' as IS executes Syrian troops

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43 UN peacekeepers seized in Syrian Golan Heights: UN

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43 UN peacekeepers seized in Syrian Golan Heights: UN

UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations said that an armed group captured 43 UN peacekeepers on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights on Thursday and that an additional 81 troops were trapped.

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Islamic State executes dozens of Syrian army soldiers: monitor

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Islamic State executes dozens of Syrian army soldiers: monitor

Islamic State fighters have executed dozens of members of the Syrian army they captured after seizing an air base in the northeast of the country, a group monitoring the violence said on Thursday.

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Qatar seeks to free more U.S. hostages in Syria -source

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Qatar seeks to free more U.S. hostages in Syria -source

Qatar is working to help free four Americans held hostage in Syria by various armed groups, a Gulf source familiar with the matter said on Monday, a day after the Gulf Arab state's diplomacy helped free a journalist held since 2012.

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In moving smuggled letter, Foley told of captive life

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In moving smuggled letter, Foley told of captive life

Murdered US hostage James Foley told his parents of his life imprisoned with 17 other captives in a Syrian dungeon, in a moving smuggled letter.

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Syria seeks international help to fight Islamic State

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New video uploaded to a social website shows what purports to be rebel groups continuing their attack on Syrian government forces. The contents cannot be independently verified by Reuters but for the Syrian government, it's the force known as Islamic State that's causing most concern. Damascus is even asking for international help to fight the group.

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Syria ready to work with any state to fight Islamist militants

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Syria said on Monday it would cooperate in any international efforts to fight Islamic State militants in the country, after Washington signalled it was considering extending the battle against the group into Syrian territory.

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Syrian rebels introduce the “hell cannon“

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A cannon cobbled together from artillery parts is the newest weapon in the battle for control of an increasingly fractured Syria.

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U.S. hostage rescuers dropped from night sky: Syria activist

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U.S. hostage rescuers dropped from night sky: Syria activist

It was just after midnight on July 4 when at least two dozen U.S. Delta Force commandos arrived on heavily armed Black Hawk helicopters in Akrishi, a small town near the eastern Syrian city of Raqqa on the bank of the Euphrates River.

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U.N. says Syria death toll tops 190,000, rights envoy raps world powers

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U.N. says Syria death toll tops 190,000, rights envoy raps world powers

More than 191,000 people were killed in the first three years of Syria's civil war, a U.N. report said on Friday, and the world body's human rights envoy rebuked leading powers for failing to halt what she branded a "wholly avoidable human catastrophe".

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Extremists told family Foley would be killed: employer

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Extremists told family Foley would be killed: employer

Jihadists told the family of American journalist James Foley this month that he would be executed, one of the media outlets he worked for said Wednesday, after he was beheaded.

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