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France again changes position on Assad
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France again changes position on Assad

French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian calls for transition in Syria that doesn’t include Assad. By Ben Ariel – Arutz Sheva France on Friday once again shifted its position on the civil war in Syria, calling for a political transition that would not include President Bashar Al-Assad, AFP reports. “We cannot build […]

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Jihadists overtake Syrian city of Idlib

Jihadist group Hayat Tahrir al-Sham takes over Idlib after rival rebels withdraw. By Ben Arie – Arutz Sheva Jihadists on Sunday took over the city of Idlib in Syria after rival rebels withdrew, AFP reports. The latest developments come after the jihadist group Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, which is dominated by a former […]

U.S. and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire
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U.S. and Russia agree on Syria ceasefire

United States and Russia reach agreement on a ceasefire in southwest Syria. By Elad Benari, Canada – Arutz Sheva The United States, Russia and Jordan have reached a ceasefire and “de-escalation agreement” in southwestern Syria, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday, according to Reuters. The ceasefire will go […]

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IDF strikes Syrian army post

Israeli aircraft strike Syrian army post after latest incident of “spillover” from Syria’s civil war into the Golan Heights. By Elad Benari, Canada – Arutz Sheva Israeli aircraft on Friday struck a Syrian army post hours after stray fire from Syria’s civil war hit the Golan Heights. “In response to the […]

Netanyahu to Abbas: Stop poisoning Palestinian youth
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Netanyahu to Abbas: Stop poisoning Palestinian youth

Netanyahu blasts PA chairman for his continued incitement and for educating young Palestinian Arabs to murder Israelis. By Elad Benari – Artuz Sheva Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Monday night blasted Palestinian Authority (PA) chairman Mahmoud Abbas for his continued incitement against Israel. In a series of tweets, Netanyhau condemned […]

Israel aid to Syrian rebels
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Report: Israel giving secret aid to Syrian rebels

Sources tell Wall Street Journal Israel has been supplying Syrian rebels with cash, food, fuel and medical supplies. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Israel has been regularly supplying Syrian rebels near its border with cash as well as food, fuel and medical supplies, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday. According […]