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Syria Executes 24 People On Charges Of Igniting Wildfires

Oct 21, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Wildfires broke out in several Middle Eastern countries in October 2020 amid a heat wave that was unusual for that time of the year, leaving Syria particularly hard-hit.

Turkish President Erdogan Meets Russian Putin To Discuss War-Torn Syria

Sep 30, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The talks between the two presidents come amid an increase in airstrikes on Turkey-backed opposition fighters' positions in northern Syria, especially in the province of Idlib.


Hezbollah Delivers Oil Tanker From Iran To Lebanon, Violates US Sanctions

The fuel will arrive in the country indirectly through trucks via a Syrian port. It is believed that Hezbollah did this to save embarrassment to the Lebanese State.

Iran, Syria Vow To Take 'Mighty Steps' Against US Sanctions

Aug 29, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The announcement was made by Iran's new Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian.


US Launches Airstrikes On Facilities In Syria Backed By Iran Militia

The airstrike was the first military action undertaken by the Biden administration which emphasized its intent to put more focus on the challenges posed by China, even as Mideast threats persist.

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21 February, 2021

Israel Buys Covid Vaccines For Syria In Prisoner Deal: Reports

Associated Press (AP)

Syria released an Israeli citizen who entered the country illegally and Israel returned two Syrian shepherds that had entered the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights


13 February, 2021

India Gifts 2,000 Metric Tonnes Of Rice To Syria On Humanitarian Grounds

Outlook Web Bureau

The government of India is gifting 2000 MT of rice to strengthen food security in Syria, stated MEA


27 October, 2020

Airstrike Killed 7 Al-Qaida Leaders In Syria: US

PTI

US Central Command spokesperson Maj. Beth Riordan said the airstrike was conducted near Idlib in Syria on October 22.


24 October, 2020

Gilgamesh: A Tale Of Love, Death And Immortality

Lalit Kumar

How one of the world’s oldest poems rose from the ashes.


19 February, 2020

To Distract 4-Year-Old Daughter, This Syrian Father Teaches Her To Laugh Every Time A Bomb Drops

Outlook Web Bureau

The 32-year-old Abdullah al-Mohamed, who along with his family had been forced to flee from his home in Saraqeb, said he devised the private game to help his daughter overcome her fear.


01 December, 2019

ISIS Claims London Bridge Attack Was Carried Out By One Of Its Fighters

PTI

28-year-old Usman Khan's knife rampage on the streets of London on Friday killed two and injured three people


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01 December, 2019

Iraq Parliament Approves PM Adel Abdel Mahdi's Resignation

AFP

Protesters accused the entire ruling elite of Iraq of being inept, corrupt and beholden to foreign powers.


05 November, 2019

Turkey Claims It Has Captured Sister Of Killed ISIS Leader Abu-Bakr al-Baghdadi

Associated Press (AP)

The Turkish official said the 65-year-old known as Rasmiya Awad is suspected of being affiliated with the extremist group. He did not elaborate.


01 November, 2019

We Must Not Make Turkey Our 'Enemy': Syrian Prez Bashar al-Assad

Outlook Web Bureau

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said however that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan himself was an 'enemy' due to policies hostile to Syria and opposed by most of his country's political elite.


29 October, 2019

Trump Releases Photo Of Military Dog That Helped In The Killing Of Al-Baghdadi

Outlook Web Bureau

K-9 chased al-Baghdadi through a tunnel at his compound, following which the terrorist killed himself by detonating a suicide vest.


27 October, 2019

'Something Very Big Just Happened,' Says Trump, Announcement To Be Made Later Today

Outlook Web Bureau

The White House has announced that Trump is scheduled to make a major announcement on Sunday at 9:00 am (local time)/ 1300 GMT, but did not give further details.


24 October, 2019

Trump Ends Sanctions Against Turkey, Quits 'Blood-Stained' Syria

Outlook Web Bureau

US President Donald Trump said he was lifting the sanctions because a ceasefire was holding in the area, which Turkey invaded to drive Kurdish military groups from their strongholds.


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18 October, 2019

'Appreciate What They've Done': Trump Hails Ceasefire Agreement With Turkey In Syria

Outlook Web Bureau

US President Donald Trump's remarks came shortly after Vice President Mike Pence announced that the US and Turkey had reached an agreement on the five-day truce and the establishment of a safe zone in northern Syria.


Photo Gallery

Cricket fans cheer for Team India ahead of the India vs Pakistan ICC Men's T20 World Cup match in Dubai, while organising a 'yagya' for the victory of Team India, at Ganesh Nagar in East Delhi.

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A cricket fan cheers for team India ahead of the India vs Pakistan ICC Men's T20 World Cup match in Dubai, while organising a 'yagya' for the victory of Team India, at Ganesh Nagar in East Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

Union Home Minister Amit Shah lays foundation of IIT-Jammu.

PTI Photo

Buddhist monks offer prayers under the sacred Bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya.

PTI Photo

BJP National General Secretary CT Ravi delivers speech after listening the prime minister of India Narendra Modi's Maan Ki Baat in Guwahati.

PTI Photo
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