ALEPPO/BEIRUT — The Syrian army's advance in Aleppo slowed on Thursday but a victory was still firmly in sight after President Bashar Assad ...

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BAGHDAD —Iraqi troops who seized a hospital deep inside Mosul believed to be used as a Daesh base have retreated after a fierce counterattac ...

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KABUL  — Afghan and American officials are increasingly worried that any deepening of ties between Russia and Taliban militants fighting to ...

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Geneva — Airlines are expected to earn $35.6 billion this year, “a record profit”, even if slightly less than original expectations, IATA Di ...

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Skin-to-skin contact between mothers and newborns immediately after birth can be used to promote breastfeeding and may give babies a better ...

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ROME — Sevilla and FC Porto grabbed the final two spots in the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday, while Juventus and Borussia Dor ...

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