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Syria Summit In Tehran To Decide Idlib Military Offensive

Syria Summit In Tehran To Decide Idlib Military Offensive

For Russia , Iran, and the Syrian government, retaking Idlib is crucial to completing what they seek: a military victory in Syria's civil war, which has killed more than 400,000 people and displaced millions. The US has some 2,000 special forces troops deployed mainly in eastern Syria alongside the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, and is primarily focused on ensuring the defeat of the ruthless Islamic State group and the full withdrawal of all Iranian and Iranian-led forces from Syria.


Gunman in Cincinnati kills three before dying in hail of gunfire

Gunman in Cincinnati kills three before dying in hail of gunfire

Newly released security footage from inside the lobby showed the gunman firing randomly while carrying a briefcase with hundreds of rounds of ammunition over his shoulder. He said one investigator said it could have been "a bloodbath beyond imagination". Video caught on nearby surveillance cameras would also be made public once cops have screened it, Isaac said.


North Korea's Kim sets denuclearisation time line, prompting thanks from Trump

North Korea's Kim sets denuclearisation time line, prompting thanks from Trump

South Korean officials who met with Kim this week say they forwarded a message from Trump and that Kim gave them a message to deliver to Trump . A separate account by North Korean state media said Kim told the delegation that he wanted progress on denuclearization, without mentioning the us or Trump .


PM Khan's sons arrive in Pakistan

PM Khan's sons arrive in Pakistan

Terming water crisis as Pakistan's biggest challenge, Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday appealed to Pakistanis living overseas to donate towards building dams in the country. Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa , in his address, said his country had learnt a lot from the 1965 and 1971 wars. The government, he said, would continue absolute struggle in the war against terrorism till its logical end.


Ex-Trump adviser George Papadopoulos jailed in Russian Federation inquiry

Ex-Trump adviser George Papadopoulos jailed in Russian Federation inquiry

George Papadopoulos , 31, pleaded guilty past year to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to hide his contacts with Russians and Russian intermediaries during the presidential campaign. Sessions has claimed he opposed the idea, but Papadopoulos continued to discuss the idea with top campaign officials over the following months. His lawyers said Papadopoulos had suggested brokering a meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2016 and that Trump " nodded with ...