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Syrian troops regain control of village they lost to rebels

Syrian troops regain control of village they lost to rebels

 Syrian government forces regained control of a northwestern village, just days after losing it to militants, state media and an opposition war monitoring group said.

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Syrian troops regain control of village they lost to rebels Three French IS members sentenced to death in Iraq Fighting rages after Syria rebels retake northwest village Yemen rebels say their drone hit arms depot at Saudi airport Tehran says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran' Russia air strikes kill 10 civilians in northwest Syria

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EU citizens angry at being denied a vote in UK Resignation calls grow as UK PM May's final Brexit gambit bombs Ukraine's new president Zelensky calls snap elections EU fears voter apathy despite populist surge Swiss voters set to approve tighter gun control Netherlands mulls host city for Eurovision 2020

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U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Google blocks Huawei phones from Android updates after Trump blacklisting Prison riot in Tajikistan leaves 32 dead North Korea fires 'projectiles', South Korea says stop raising tensions Emperor Akihito begins abdication rituals as Japan marks end of era Two U.S. Navy warships sail through strategic Taiwan Strait

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Tehran says Trump's 'genocidal taunts won't end Iran' U.S. warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions Google blocks Huawei phones from Android updates after Trump blacklisting

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Strong 8.0-magnitude earthquake hits Peru Guaido blasts Venezuela regime after security forces block congress Venezuela braces for unrest as Maduro clamps down

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Herat, the fire´s bride

The olive eyes of Shaista peep between the bandages covering her burnt body, for she, like so many other Afghan women from the city of Herat, decided ...

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