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Some 100 pro-regime forces were killed in the incident, according to the broadcaster. The Syrian foreign ministry said it had written to the United Nations, demanding global condemnation. There were no American casualties. US personnel have been advising and assisting the SDF, and some were embedded with them at the time of the attack in Deir el-Zour province.
  • Egypt's air force pounds militant targets in Sinai

    Egypt's air force pounds militant targets in Sinai

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    Egypt's Air Force continued on Friday night its airstrikes targeting terrorist hideouts and weapons in Sinai as part of the Operation Sinai 2018 that aims to eliminate extremists in different areas across the country, the army said in a third communique on the offensive posted on Twitter page of the Military Spkesman Colonel Tamel Al-Refai on Saturday.
  • Joyful cheer opens Games for unified Korean team

    Joyful cheer opens Games for unified Korean team

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    Pence sat stone-faced as Mr. Moon and North Korean officials stood together with much of the stadium to applaud their joint team of athletes. A letter from Kim Jong Un , articulating his willingness to improve inter-Korea relations was delivered to President Moon by his sister Kim Yo Jong , during a lunch for the North Korean Olympic delegation at South Korea's Presidential Blue House.
  • Turkish military helicopter shot down by Kurdish fighters in Syria's Afrin

    Turkish military helicopter shot down by Kurdish fighters in Syria's Afrin

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    The Turkish helicopter was targeted over the town of Rajo northwest of Afrin in the northwestern countryside of Aleppo province. In a statement, Turkish General Staff said one of the ATAK helicopters crashed at around 1 p.m. "Our security forces are engaging in a great fight". Operation Olive Branch was launched by Turkey on January 20 to remove the PKK/PYD/YPG/KCK and Daesh terrorists from Afrin in northwestern Syria.
  • Next time, wake up and watch the Olympic Opening Ceremony live

    Next time, wake up and watch the Olympic Opening Ceremony live

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    Not long after, North and South Korean athletes entered Olympic Stadium together, waving flags showing a unified Korea - the long-time dream, in theory at least, of many Koreans both North and South. By weaving military threats in with a charm offensive, North Korea wants the global community to acknowledge it as a nuclear power. His office said he did not interact with the North Koreans.
  • Woman killed in Pakistan firing in Nowshera

    Woman killed in Pakistan firing in Nowshera

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    A woman died on Saturday evening in the unprovoked heavy firing by Pakistan and shelling of forward posts and villages along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir . The remnants of a missile that USA sold Pakistan was recovered after a fire assault and brought to New Delhi to be shown as proof to U.S. representatives.
  • Amanda Bynes Returns To Twitter For First Time In 10 Months

    Amanda Bynes Returns To Twitter For First Time In 10 Months

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    It was the first time Amanda has posted from her account since April 2017, and her fans flooded her mentions with compliments and well wishes. Following a number of traffic violations and being sentenced to probation for drivung under the influence, Amanda was placed on involuntary psychiatric hold and put into the conservatorship after starting a fire in a neighbour's driveway.