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Fighting in Syria's Aleppo forces thousands to flee

BEIRUT — Syrian troops exchanged fire with rebels in the contested northern city of Aleppo on Thursday in a renewed bout of... Read more

Push for end to Syria war seen as most serious yet

BEIRUT - The international community is mounting its most serious effort yet to end the nearly 5-year-old Syrian war, rallying around a second round of talks in Vienna this weekend amid the emergence of a Russian proposal that calls for early elections. Read more

Senior al-Qaida commander killed in an airstrike in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) - An airstrike has killed a top al-Qaida commander and two other fighters in Syria, activists said Saturday, but it was not immediately clear whether it was carried out by the U.S.-led coalition or Russian warplanes. Read more

IS militants attack two cities in Syria

BEIRUT - After weeks of setbacks, militants from the Islamic State group launched swift counteroffensives Thursday on predominantly Kurdish areas of northern Syria, killing and wounding dozens and setting off car bombs, activists and officials said. Read more

Militant gains illustrate plight of Syrian Kurds

BEIRUT - Islamic State militiamen backed by tanks defiantly advanced Thursday in Syria, capturing more than 20 Kurdish villages as the international community strains to assemble a coalition that might destroy them. Read more

Fleeing Syrians tell of revolt, mutiny and mayhem

GUVECCI, Turkey — Syrian policemen turned their guns on each other, soldiers shed their uniforms rather than obey orders to... Read more

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