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Syrian air force kills 45 civilians in stepped-up attacks

Syrian air force kills 45 civilians in stepped-up attacks

Dec 26, – At least 45 civilians were killed and some 175 wounded when aircraft bombed a northern Syrian city controlled by Islamic State, as Bashar al-Assad’s government stepped up air raids, residents and a monitoring group said on Friday. Helicopters and war planes dropped barrel bombs — steel drums full of shrapnel and explosives […]

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Twitter wins Turkish court case but site still blocked

Twitter wins Turkish court case but site still blocked

Mar 29, – In a second ruling against Turkey’s ban on Twitter, a Turkish court has overturned an order for the social media network to remove an account that accuses a former minister of corruption, reports said Saturday. Turkey last week suspended access to Twitter, which has been a conduit for links to recordings suggesting […]

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