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Russia, Turkey Launch Joint Strikes On IS In Syria - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty;

Russia, Turkey Launch Joint Strikes On IS In Syria - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyRussia, Turkey Launch Joint Strikes On IS In SyriaRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyA Russian Sukhoi Su-24M bomber drops a bomb during a combat flight over Syria. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on В Контакте · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. Russia's military says Russian and Turkish planes have ...and more »

Trump's call for 'safe zones' in Syria is met with skepticism at the Pentagon - Military Times;

Trump's call for 'safe zones' in Syria is met with skepticism at the Pentagon - Military Times

Military TimesTrump's call for 'safe zones' in Syria is met with skepticism at the PentagonMilitary TimesThe Pentagon has more questions than answers about President Donald Trump's plan to establish "safe zones" inside Syria and surrounding countries for potentially millions of refugees uprooted by the endless bloodshed there, an initiative that could ...and more »

Peace is a process - The Hindu;

Peace is a process - The Hindu

The HinduPeace is a processThe HinduTwo days of talks over the war in Syria ended this week in Astana, Kazakhstan. Iran, Russia and Turkey were the main powers at the table. Kazakhstan was a perfect location for the talks, since it has close ties with both Turkey and Russia. The Syrian ...and more »

Will Trump respond to this 7-year-old refugee's plea for help? - Upworthy;

Will Trump respond to this 7-year-old refugee's plea for help? - Upworthy

UpworthyWill Trump respond to this 7-year-old refugee's plea for help?UpworthyFor months, her tweets leading up to and during the siege in Aleppo gave the world a glimpse into the conflict and its human consequences. The world watched with bated breath and eager eyes as Bana read books, played games, and kept hope alive while ...and more »

News Wrap: Russia sends Trump a warning on setting up Syrian refugee safe zones - PBS NewsHour;

News Wrap: Russia sends Trump a warning on setting up Syrian refugee safe zones - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourNews Wrap: Russia sends Trump a warning on setting up Syrian refugee safe zonesPBS NewsHour[Sorry, the video for this story has expired, but you can still read the transcript below. ] EMAIL ?Share. ANTONIO MORA: In the day's other news — Russia warned President Trump to think twice about setting up safe zones for refugees inside Syria.and more »

Bana al-Abed Writes Trump: 'Please Save the Children and People of Syria' - New York Times;

Bana al-Abed Writes Trump: 'Please Save the Children and People of Syria' - New York Times

New York TimesBana al-Abed Writes Trump: 'Please Save the Children and People of Syria'New York TimesBana al-Abed, a 7-year-old Syrian girl whose Twitter account helped bring the world's attention to the plight of citizens in besieged Aleppo, asked President Donald J. Trump to provide aide for Syrian refugees. By MEGAN SPECIA on Publish Date January ...and more »

Trump's call for safe zones for Syrians would require buy-in from other countries - Los Angeles Times;

Trump's call for safe zones for Syrians would require buy-in from other countries - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTrump's call for safe zones for Syrians would require buy-in from other countriesLos Angeles TimesPresident Trump apparently wants to pursue safe zones for millions of Syrians fleeing the nation's civil war or unable to leave the country as part of a plan to keep them out of the U.S.. State Department and Pentagon officials are expected to produce ...and more »

Trump's Call For Syrian 'Safe Zones' Is Set Up To Fail - Jalopnik;

Trump's Call For Syrian 'Safe Zones' Is Set Up To Fail - Jalopnik

JalopnikTrump's Call For Syrian 'Safe Zones' Is Set Up To FailJalopnikA general view shows the destruction of the luxurious Carlton Hotel who has been destroyed by insurgents on May 8, 2014, in the old city of Aleppo, Syria, Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. Thousands of people have returned to their homes in east Aleppo that was ...and more »

Arab no more: Russia plans Syria name change in draft constitution - Middle East Eye;

Arab no more: Russia plans Syria name change in draft constitution - Middle East Eye

Middle East EyeArab no more: Russia plans Syria name change in draft constitutionMiddle East EyeA draft Syrian constitution prepared by Russia suggests that the word “Arab” will be removed from the official name of the Syrian Arab Republic, currently ruled by a faction of the pan-Arab nationalist Baath Party. Russia's constitutional proposals ...and more »

The Syria safe zone may not be as Turkey wanted - Hurriyet Daily News

The Syria safe zone may not be as Turkey wantedHurriyet Daily NewsAs soon as U.S. President Donald Trump said he was considering the formation of safe zones for Syrians trying to escape the six-year-old civil war, there was a reaction from Russia. Dimitry Peskov, the spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin ...and more »

Opinion: A Russian Constitution For Syria - Asharq Al-awsat English;

Opinion: A Russian Constitution For Syria - Asharq Al-awsat English

Asharq Al-awsat EnglishOpinion: A Russian Constitution For SyriaAsharq Al-awsat EnglishAll attention focussed on Astana to see Moscow's seriousness about pushing for a cease-fire, releasing 13,000 people that are detained in the Syrian regime's prisons and delivering aid to besieged areas after there was a glimmer of hope for a peaceful ...and more »

Qatar hails US call for Syria safe zones - The Peninsula Qatar;

Qatar hails US call for Syria safe zones - The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarQatar hails US call for Syria safe zonesThe Peninsula QatarSpeaking to Qatar News Agency (QNA), Foreign Ministry Media Office Director, Ambassador H E Ahmad bin Saeed Al Rumaihi, said the Ministry welcomes the US intention to sign an executive decision to draw a plan for the establishment of safe zones in ...and more »

Turkey, Russia Taking Wait-And-See Approach on Trump's Syria Safe Zones - Voice of America;

Turkey, Russia Taking Wait-And-See Approach on Trump's Syria Safe Zones - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaTurkey, Russia Taking Wait-And-See Approach on Trump's Syria Safe ZonesVoice of AmericaTurkey says it is too early to comment on U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to establish safe zones in Syria. Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Huseyin Muftuoglu says it will be important to first see the results of studies that Trump is expected to ...and more »

Turkey and Russia skeptical of Trump's plan to create safe havens in Syria - The Guardian;

Turkey and Russia skeptical of Trump's plan to create safe havens in Syria - The Guardian

The GuardianTurkey and Russia skeptical of Trump's plan to create safe havens in SyriaThe GuardianDonald Trump referred to a draft executive order that calls for a study of safe zones in northern Syria, but gave little additional details. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images. Syria. Turkey and Russia skeptical of Trump's plan to create safe ...and more »

Syria rebels await action from Trump on safe zones, Damascus silent - Reuters;

Syria rebels await action from Trump on safe zones, Damascus silent - Reuters

ReutersSyria rebels await action from Trump on safe zones, Damascus silentReutersFILE PHOTO: An internally displaced Syrian boy plays with a wheel in Jrzinaz camp, in the southern part of Idlib, Syria, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi/File Photo. By Tom Perry | BEIRUT. BEIRUT Syrian rebels urged President Donald Trump to ...and more »

President Trump: I 'Absolutely' Will Put Safe Zones in Syria - ABC News;

President Trump: I 'Absolutely' Will Put Safe Zones in Syria - ABC News

ABC NewsPresident Trump: I 'Absolutely' Will Put Safe Zones in SyriaABC NewsPresident Donald Trump has a plan for controlling the number of Syrian refugees flooding into Europe. "I'll absolutely do safe zones in Syria," Trump told ABC's David Muir Wednesday. "Safe zones" refer to protected havens inside Syria for civilians ...and more »

Key points of the Russian proposal for Syria's new constitution - Al-Arabiya;

Key points of the Russian proposal for Syria's new constitution - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaKey points of the Russian proposal for Syria's new constitutionAl-ArabiyaUN special envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura attends a news conference following Syria peace talks in Astana. (Reuters). Staff writer, Al Arabiya English Thursday, 26 January 2017. Text size A A A. During the recent peace talks in Kazakhstan's Astana, ...and more »

Russia to US: Consider all aspects of 'safe zones' - The BRICS Post;

Russia to US: Consider all aspects of 'safe zones' - The BRICS Post

The BRICS PostRussia to US: Consider all aspects of 'safe zones'The BRICS PostRussia is calling on the US to consider all possible aspects and dangers associated with creating a safe zone for refugees within Syrian terrtory. The statement from the Kremlin on Thursday came a day after US President Donald Trump said in a TV ...and more »

Trump Expected To Sign Orders For “Safe Zone” In Syria, Reports - Center for Research on Globalization

Trump Expected To Sign Orders For “Safe Zone” In Syria, ReportsCenter for Research on GlobalizationPresident Donald Trump is expected to sign yet another Executive Order regarding his plan to suspend the U.S.'s “refugee” program and a tightening of procedures for vetting individuals entering the United States under a refugee visa. Few but the most ...and more »

Fight against Daesh in Al-Bab in 'Turkey's interest' - Anadolu Agency;

Fight against Daesh in Al-Bab in 'Turkey's interest' - Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyFight against Daesh in Al-Bab in 'Turkey's interest'Anadolu AgencyThe ongoing Operation Euphrates Shield in northern Syria and the clashes with Daesh terrorists in Al-Bab are in Turkey's national interest and security, Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said Thursday. Speaking to TGRT television, Kurtulmus said ...and more »