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Russia wont’ support new sanctions against Syria: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday a draft UN Security Council resolution put forward by Western powers to sanction Syria’s government over the alleged use of chemical weapons was inappropriate. ...

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Putin says wants to stabilise Syria’s ‘legitimate’ power

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday that Moscow’s goal in Syria was to “stabilise the legitimate authority” and strike a “decisive blow” against terrorism. “We have no plans to interfere ...

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Russia hails successful anti-terror operation in Syria

Russia’s Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has praised Moscow’s counter-terrorism military campaign in Syria, citing its success in testing new weapons and eliminating terrorists wreaking havoc in the Arab country. “Special ...

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UN envoy to Syria questions US role in resolving Syria crisis

United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has questioned the role of the United States and its so-called military engagement against terrorist groups in the Middle Eastern country, saying ...

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S. Korean envoy sees bright future for Iran’s auto industry

South Korea’s ambassador to Tehran dismissed the notion that Iran is just a suitable market for selling cars and auto parts, predicting a bright future for the Iranian automobile industry’s ...

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Iran missile work not violating UN bans: Russia’s Churkin

A senior Russian diplomat has expressed surprise at an outcry provoked by the new US administration over Iranian missile work, saying Tehran’s missile tests are not violating any UN bans, legally ...

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Turkey ‘arrests 400 suspected Daesh terrorists’

Turkey says its police forces have detained 400 suspects linked to the Daesh terrorist group across the country, including in the capital city, Ankara. Anti-terrorism police detained 60 Daesh-linked suspects in ...

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Appeals court rejects Trump’s request to restore travel ban

A US court has denied an emergency appeal from the Department of Justice to restore President Donald Trump’s executive order banning citizens of seven Muslim countries from entering the United ...

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