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Tensions continue as Daesh re-enters Idlib after clashes

Related Articles BEIRUT: The Daesh group has seized territory in Syria’s Idlib province after clashes with rival militants, a monitor said Friday.The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) said Daesh had captured the village of Bashkun after clashes with ...

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Abadi declares ‘end of war against Daesh’ in Iraq

Related Articles BAGHDAD: Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi on Saturday announced the end of a three-year war by Iraqi forces to drive the Daesh jihadist group out of the country.“Our forces are in complete control of the Iraqi-Syrian border and I ...

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Baghdad seeks funds to rebuild areas liberated from Daesh

Related Articles BAGHDAD: The Iraqi government is seeking funds for the reconstruction of areas liberated from Daesh, Iraqi officials and lawmakers told Arab News on Wednesday.Iraqi security forces, backed by the US-led coalition and Shiite-dominated paramilitary groups, have liberated more ...

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Iraq accused of violating due process for Daesh suspects

Related Articles BAGHDAD: Iraqi federal and Kurdish regional judiciaries are violating the rights of Daesh suspects with flawed trials, arbitrary detentions under harsh conditions, and broad prosecutions, Human Rights Watch said on Tuesday.As the militant group’s self-proclaimed caliphate crumbles following ...

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Kurds announce Daesh losses in east Syria with US, Russia help

Related Articles BEIRUT: A powerful Syrian Kurdish militia announced on Sunday it had cleared Daesh group fighters from key territory east of the winding Euphrates River.In a surprising announcement, the People’s Protection Units (YPG) also said the victory in Syria’s ...

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Lafarge executive charged with financing Daesh

Related Articles PARIS: An executive at Swiss-French cement-maker Lafarge was charged Friday with indirectly financing terror groups through the company’s activities in war-torn Syria, his lawyer said.Lafarge stands accused of paying the Daesh group and other militants through a middleman ...

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