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Syria: US and Russia agree to 48-hour truce extension

Fragile truce is largely holding, Washington and Moscow say, but much-needed aid still remains stuck at Turkish border.

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Gaza-bound flotilla set to sail off from Barcelona

International activists on two boats carrying food and medicine aim to break Israeli siege on Palestinian territory.

Amal and Zaytouna

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Israel: Shimon Peres 'in serious but stable condition'

Former Israeli president and Nobel laureate treated in intensive care after suffering major stroke.

Shimon Peres

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Politics blamed for delay in UN aid delivery to Syria

UN says its aid trucks have not entered Syria despite de-escalation of violence following ceasefire declaration.

UN aid delivery to Syria

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Syria truce: UN hails 'significant drop' in violence

The UN hails significant reduction in violence over the first 24 hours of a new ceasefire brokered by the US and Russia.

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Israel: Shimon Peres put into induced coma after stroke

Former Israeli president and Nobel Laureate rushed to a hospital after suffering a stroke at the age of 93.

Shimon Peres

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Turkey asks US to arrest Gulen for 'ordering' coup bid

Ankara formally demands US authorities to arrest the religious leader for "ordering and commanding" July's failed coup.

Fethullah Gulen

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Syria claims shooting down Israeli warplane and drone

Israeli military rejects Syrian state media report on two aircraft shot down after attack on army position in Quneitra.

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'No civilian deaths in Syria' as ceasefire brings calm

About 14 violations reported since the truce brokered by US and Russia went into effect across the country on Monday.

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Syria ceasefire comes into effect under US-Russia deal

Tentative Truce brokered by the US and Russia begins across Syria, but there are concerns about whether it will hold.

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