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Beleaguered Hamas struggles to mend Iran ties

Iran is ‘demanding that Mesha’al publicly declare his support for Al Assad, which Hamas has refused’

Damaged buildings are seen at al-Ezaa frontline in Aleppo on Monday. Picture taken from a rebel-held area.

Syrian, Kurdish forces battle Daesh on border

Attack by Al Assad’s forces and the YPG were uncoordinated

Members of Egypt's constitutional court hold a session to rule on the law organising the upcoming parliamentary elections on March 1 in Cairo.

Egypt court rules election law unconstitutional

Decision raises doubts that parliamentary polls planned for next month will go ahead

A woman mourns while carrying a picture of a fighter from the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) that died during battles with Islamic State fighters in the Syrian town of Tel Hamis, inside the Martyrs Cemetery in Qamishli February 28, 2015.

Iraq violence kills at least 1,100 in February

UN envoy blames deaths on government forces, pro-government Shiite militias and Daesh

Saudi King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz (right) in talks with Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Al Sissi
in Riyadh on Sunday.

Al Sissi calls for forming pan-Arab army

Egyptian leader insists that the army would not be used to attack other countries




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