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Ankara [Turkey], April 19 (ANI): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has insisted the new constitutional reforms in the country don't make him a dictator.
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Istanbul [Turkey], Apr 17 (ANI): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has claimed victory in the referendum, which would see the country switch from the Parliamentary to the Presidential system.

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Syrian Army expels Daesh terrorists near Deir ez-Zor Airbase

Updated: Apr 16, 2017 03:38 IST      

Damascus [Syria], Apr. 16 (ANI): Syrian government forces have freed territories to the south of the Syrian airbase in Deir ez-Zor from Daesh terrorists.

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Death toll rises to 100 in blast targeting evacuees from Aleppo

Updated: Apr 16, 2017 02:11 IST      

Aleppo [Syria], Apr. 16 (ANI): The death toll in a blast that occurred near a bus convoy evacuating residents from Shiite towns of Fua and Kefraya to Aleppo has risen to 100, a volunteer rescue agency said.

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Ankara [Turkey], Apr. 15 (ANI): Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has discarded claims of a regime change after Sunday's referendum on constitutional amendments.

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Iranian President to run for second term

Updated: Apr 14, 2017 20:34 IST      

Tehran [Iran], Apr 14 (ANI): Iranian President Hasan Rouhani has registered to run for a second term in the upcoming presidential elections in the country, set for May 19.

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Jerusalem [Israel], Apr. 14 (ANI): A British woman in her twenties has been stabbed to death in Jerusalem according to police, as thousands of Jewish and Christian pilgrims thronged the city's holy sites for Good Friday and the continuing Passover holiday.

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Damascus [Syria], April 13 (ANI): The Syrian Army claimed Thursday that a US-led airstrike against the Islamic State near Deir ez-Zor killed a large number of civilians, due to the suffocation resulted from inhaling toxic substances.

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ISIS claims responsibility for church attacks in Egypt

Updated: Apr 09, 2017 20:29 IST      

Cairo [Egypt], Apr. 9 (ANI): The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has reportedly claimed responsibility for the two attacks on churches in Egypt that left at least 37 people dead and injured several others.

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Egypt: Six killed in second church blast

Updated: Apr 09, 2017 17:41 IST      

Alexandria [Egypt], Apr. 9 (ANI): At least six persons have reportedly been killed in a second explosion that occurred in front of St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria, hours after a bomb attack near a church in Egypt's Tanta, north of Cairo, earlier on Sunday.

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Death toll rises to 21 in Egypt church attack

Updated: Apr 09, 2017 17:16 IST      

Cairo [Egypt], Apr. 9 (ANI): The death toll in the bomb attack near a church in Egypt's Tanta, north of Cairo, on Sunday has risen to 21.

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Israel condemns Egypt church attack

Updated: Apr 09, 2017 16:33 IST      

Jerusalem [Israel], Apr. 9 (ANI): Israel has condemned the bomb attack near a church in Egypt's Tanta, north of Cairo, on Sunday in which at least 15 people were killed and 42 others injured.

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15 killed, 42 injured in blast at Coptic church in Egypt

Updated: Apr 09, 2017 14:29 IST      

Dubai [UAE], Apr. 9 (ANI): At least 15 people were killed and 42 others injured following a bombing near a church in Egypt's Tanta, north of Cairo, Al Arabiya News Channel reported on Sunday.

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Syria: Dozens reportedly killed in gas attack in Idlib province

Updated: Apr 04, 2017 16:56 IST      

Idlib [Syria], Apr. 4 (ANI): Dozens of people, including at least ten children, were killed and over 200 injured as a result of asphyxiation caused by exposure to an unknown gas in northern Syria on Tuesday, as reported by CNN.

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Airstrikes kill over 100 ISIS militants near Syria border in Iraq

Updated: Apr 02, 2017 03:50 IST      

Baghdad [Iraq], Apr. 2 (ANI): In an airstrike, carried out by the Iraqi fighter jets against the Islamic State group outside Mosul, killed more than 100 militants.

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Turkey announces end of Operation Euphrates Shield in Syria

Updated: Mar 30, 2017 06:07 IST      

Ankara [Turkey], Mar. 30 (ANI): Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim announced the end of Turkish-led Operation Euphrates Shield, which began in August last year to eliminate the Daesh presence in northern Syria.

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Pakistan hunting with the fox and running with the hare

Updated: Mar 29, 2017 06:58 IST      

Dubai [UAE], Mar. 29 (ANI): Pakistan is pursuing a two faced policy of trying to befriend Iran and at the same time maintaining close ties with Saudi Arabia, according to informed sources and in the process is angering both Iran and Saudi Arabia.

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Iran imposes sanctions on 15 U.S. companies

Updated: Mar 27, 2017 06:23 IST      

Tehran [Iran], Mar. 27 (ANI): Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 U.S. companies "supporting terrorism," according to local media reports.

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Turkey warns Netherlands of 'severe sanctions'

Updated: Mar 11, 2017 16:54 IST      

Ankara [Turkey], Mar. 11 (ANI): Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has warned the Netherlands of imposing 'severe sanctions' if it attempts to cancel his planned meeting on Saturday.

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Ankara [Turkey], March 3 (ANI): Turkey's Foreign Ministry has summoned the German Ambassador, Martin Erdmann, over the cancellation of a Thursday meeting between Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag and Turkish citizens in Germany, Anadolu news agency reported citing a ministry source.

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