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Turkey Aims to Fully Secure Borders Early Next Year with Syria Campaign

By Tulay Karadeniz ANKARA, Nov 17  – Turkey aims to have fully secured its borders in the first half of next year, Defence Minister Fikri Isik said on Thursday, as Turkish-backed forces pursue a campaign to clear Daesh and Kurdish fighters from a strip of northern Syria. NATO member Turkey sent tanks, warplanes and artillery

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Bomb Kills at Least 25 Turkish-Backed Rebels in North Syria

BEIRUT/AMMAN, Oct 6 – A bomb claimed by Daesh at a Syria-Turkey border crossing killed at least 25 people, most of them foreign-backed Syrian rebels, and wounded dozens more on Thursday, witnesses said. The British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitoring group put the death toll at least 21. The attack targeted rebels from factions

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Clashes Between Daesh, Syrian Rebels Kill Dozens Near Turkey: Monitor

BEIRUT, May 28 – Fighting between Daesh and Syrian rebels near the Turkish border has killed dozens of people in the last two days, as Daesh militants keep up an offensive that has led to rapid territorial gains, a monitoring group said on Saturday. Fighters from the militant group entered the rebel-held town of Marea early

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