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Air strikes kill 11 civilians in central Syria – monitor

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‘They are probably Russian air strikes,’ says the head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. 45 people are also wounded

BEIRUT, Lebanon – At least 11 civilians were killed and dozens more wounded on Saturday, March 4, in air strikes on a central Syrian village that a monitor said were likely carried out by Russia. Continue reading Air strikes kill 11 civilians in central Syria – monitor

CIA director says ISIS group has used, can make chem weapons

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CHEMICAL WEAPONS? A file photo dated March 13, 2015 shows Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director John O. Brennan speaking during an appearance at the Council of Foreign Relations (CFR) in New York, New York, USA. File photo by Justin Lane/EPA
‘We have a number of instances where [ISIS] has used chemical munitions on the battlefield,’ says CIA director John Brennan

WASHINGTON DC, USA (Feb. 12, 2016) — CIA director John Brennan has said that Islamic State (IS, formerly known as ISIS or the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq) fighters have used chemical Continue reading CIA director says ISIS group has used, can make chem weapons