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UN Yemen envoy hails 'constructive' peace talks

Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed says firming up an April 11 ceasefire essential to success of negotiations in Kuwait.

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Merkel in Turkey to discuss refugee deal

German chancellor travels to Turkish-Syrian border in attempt to soothe tensions over controversial refugee swap deal.

refugees

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Syria death toll: UN envoy estimates 400,000 killed

Staffan de Mistura's estimate, which far exceeds those given by UN in the past, is not an official number.

Staffan de Mistura

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Delayed Yemen peace talks start in Kuwait

Talks to end war based on UN resolution which calls for Houthi rebels to withdraw and hand over weapons to government.

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Iran: US Supreme Court ruling on Beirut blast a 'theft'

Iran rejects ruling in which $2bn in frozen Iranian funds will be given to families of victims of 1983 Beirut blast.

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Israel outraged by UNESCO resolution on Jerusalem sites

The resolution adopted by 33 countries condemns the Israeli government's stewardship of Jerusalem.

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Turkey court overturns 'coup plot' convictions

Turkey’s highest appeals court says there is no evidence that the "terror organisation" dubbed Ergenekon, was real.

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Syria: Civilians killed as air strikes pound Aleppo

At least 10 people reportedly killed in Aleppo bombardment during Friday prayers.

Aleppo

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Turkey freezes assets of former Yemeni leader Saleh

All of Ali Abdullah Saleh's assets in Turkish banks and other financial institutions frozen, Official Gazette says.

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US vows to deter any Iran aggression on Gulf states

President Obama defended Iran nuclear deal, but voiced "serious concerns" about Iran's behaviour in the region.

Obama in Saudi Arabia

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