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Syrian civil war

Russia's defense ministry calls for 'regime of calm' in Syria's Eastern Ghouta and Daraya for 72 hours, starting May 24 - Reuters

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Fight against Islamic State militants

US State Department spokesman says if Syria violence keeps up, 'we may be looking at a complete breakdown' of cessation of hostilities; says US not discussing joint operations with Russians - Reuters

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Russia says Syria terrorist attacks aimed at disrupting political settlement - TASS

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At least 101 people killed as bombs detonate in Syrian regime strongholds; Islamic State claims responsibility - AFP

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Islamic State claims deadly blasts in Syrian regime bastions - AFP

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Syrian civil war

Putin says infrastructure in Syria implies flexible approach to troops' numbers, Kremlin spokesman says - Interfax

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Fight against Islamic State militants

Update: Bombs kill 72 in Syria regime bastions - AFP

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Kremlin says concerned by latest explosions in Syrian cities with a large number of deaths - Reuters

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Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly bomb attacks in Syrian coastal cities, group's news agency says - Reuters

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Syrian civil war

Syrian TV: More than 65 people killed in multiple explosions in coastal government strongholds in Syria - AP

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Syrian civil war

More than 20 killed in multiple explosions in government stronghold of Tartus, Syrian TV reports - AP

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Syrian civil war

Statement: Mainstream rebel groups give Syrian army 48 hours to end assault on Damascus suburbs or will deem 'cessation of hostilities' deal finished - Reuters

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Syrian civil war

Heavy air strikes target last opposition-held road into Syria's Aleppo, monitor and rebel officials say - Reuters

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Syrian Army fighting groups attempting to gain a foothold near Palmyra, Russian defense ministry says - Interfax

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Top US general for Middle East makes secret visit to Syria to build an alliance of Arab, Kurd and others to defeat the Islamic State - AP

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Kurd source: Islamic State infighting in Raqqa, Syria, leave nearly 70 dead - Sputnik

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Report: Islamic State announce via mosques speakers that civilians are to be evacuated from Raqqa, Syria, to the countryside - Qasion News Agency

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Syrian civil war

US looks to Russia to end ceasefire violations by Assad regime in Syria, State Department says - Reuters

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Syrian civil war

Hezbollah vows to strengthen presence in Syria following death of top military leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah in Damascus - Reuters

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European migrant crisis

Tennessee to sue federal government over refugee resettlement - Tennessean

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