Israel prefers ‘devil we know’ in Syria: Analysts

Tel Aviv wants a stable regime in Damascus or the breakup of Syria into manageable statelets, say experts ANKARA – Israel would rather see Syria’s...

Russian-Turkish cooperation meeting cancelled

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Football: Fenerbahce drawn against Russian opponents

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Myanmar police deny rumors of trafficking at mosque

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Russian airstrikes ‘kill 50 outside Damascus’: sources

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Turkey, Finland, Romania, Israel to host EuroBasket

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Malaysia to set up ‘militant court’ amid Daesh threat

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Syria: Russian airstrikes kill 41 in Aleppo, including 15 children

Russia began air operations in Syria on Sept. 30 ALEPPO, Syria – Forty-one people were killed and another 65 injured Saturday in Russian airstrikes that...

Inter-Korean talks end in stalemate

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India, Japan ink pacts on bullet train, defense

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UPDATE – Erdogan calls for global unity to resolve conflicts

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Japanese flotilla sails forth for ‘scientific’ whaling

Heads to Antarctic waters with scaled-down goal of killing 333 whales after suspension last year following int’l court ruling that hunt wasn’t for research By...

UPDATE – 2 Turkish soldiers wounded in armed attack in Istanbul

Military vehicle comes under attack in central Kagithane district UPDATES HEADLINE AND NUMBER OF WOUNDED, GIVES ADDITIONAL DETAILS ISTANBUL - Two Turkish soldiers were slightly wounded when a military...

UPDATE 2 – ‘Missing’ Chinese tycoon assisting probes: company

Statement comes after Guo Guangchang reported missing amid speculation whether he was detained as graft suspect UPDATES TO ADD BACKGROUND BEIJING - Companies controlled by a renowned...

UPDATE – ‘Missing’ Chinese tycoon assisting probes: company

Statement comes after Guo Guangchang reported missing amid speculation whether he was detained as graft suspect UPDATES TO ADD BACKGROUND BEIJING - Companies controlled by a renowned...

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