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Netanyahu: Jordan border wall to keep out 'predators'

Israeli PM, while visiting construction site of new wall, says country plans to encircle itself with fences.

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Russian-backed Aleppo offensive 'kills hundreds'

Syrian government's offensive in Aleppo province has killed 500, monitor says, as Russia denies targeting civilians.

Displaced Syrians

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ISIL suicide car bombers hit Iraqi forces near Ramadi

In series of attacks, ISIL fighters kill at least 27 Iraqi soldiers and wound 16 more west of strategic city, army says.

Iraqi soldiers

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UN: Aleppo siege could cut off food supplies to 300,000

Hundreds of thousands in rebel-held areas under threat of full blockade as Syrian government forces advance, UN says.

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Turkey summons US envoy over support for Syrian Kurds

US state department spokesman angers Ankara by voicing support for Syria's Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD).

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Iraq army enters last ISIL stronghold in Ramadi

Iraqi forces raise flag in centre of Hussaibah village, following weeks of fighting with ISIL, security sources say.

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Car bomb attack rocks Syria's Damascus

Reports of deaths and injuries after blast near a market and a police officers' club in Masaken Barzeh district.

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UN finds 'extermination' of detainees in Syria

Report covering 2011-15 period urges targeted sanctions against individuals and groups guilty of "unimaginable abuses".

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UAE to create 'minister of happiness' post

Prime minister announces via Twitter privatisation of government services and creation of new ministerial positions.

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Egypt denies police hand in Italian student's death

Interior minister rejects claims Giulio Regeni, found dead in Cairo on February 3, was arrested by police and tortured.

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