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The stadium is the last major position held by Islamic State after four months of battle in Raqqa and the departure of some of its fighters under a deal on Sunday, leaving only foreign jihadists.

The Kurds lost territory they had gained since the 1990s to the Iraqi government in 48 hours.

In the wake of the alarming exchange between Israel and Syria earlier this week, Israel braces for a possible escalation.

There are important elements in the administration’s new policy that may reverse some of the negative aspects of the JCPOA, and set the stage for pushing back on Iran’s regional provocations.

Moscow agrees to a new buffer zone along Israel's border with Syria in the wake of the harsh exchange between the Jewish state and Damascus.

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