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Assad Strikes Back

The Syrian regime is gearing up for a counteroffensive that relies on Iran’s money and Shiite foreign fighters from as far away as Central Asia to push back against the Islamic State.

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Syrian Doctor: Assad’s Barrel Bombs Have Us Fearing the Sun

The Syrian government's efforts to suppress the rebellion against it have been described as war crimes.

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The Islamic State Raises Its Flag Over Palmyra’s Ruins

The Islamic State released a photo Friday showing its black-and-white flag flying high above the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra, which is home to ruins ...

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Exclusive: American Hostage Passed on Chance to Escape

Kayla Mueller chose to stay behind because she didn't want to abandon a fellow foreign aid worker, a decision that may have cost her life.

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