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Iran''s export of products to Syria up 73% in current year

MENA FN 20 Jun 2021
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency ) Secretary of Syria Affairs of Arab and African Office of Trade Promotion Organization of Iran (TPO) Soheila Rasoulinejad said that Islamic Republic of Iran's export of non-oil products to ...
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Afghanistan violence: Pakistan defends Taliban, blames ISIS instead

Hindustan Times 20 Jun 2021
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi defended the Taliban for an increase in violence in Afghanistan and shifted the blame on Daesh, another word for ISIS (another word for Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) ... for ISIS (another word for Islamic State in Iraq and Syria).
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Pakistan defends Taliban as violence surge in Afghanistan

Beijing News 20 Jun 2021
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi defended the Taliban for increase in violence in Afghanistan and shifted the blame on Daesh, another word for ISIS (another word for Islamic State in Iraq and Syria). Talking to Tolo News in an exclusive interview at his office in ...
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Joint Statement by Muhannad Hadi, Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Syria Crisis and Luay Shabaneh, UNFPA Regional Director - International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

Reliefweb 19 Jun 2021
After a decade of conflict and crisis in Syria, women and girls continue to be subject to gender-based violence, including rape, sexual abuse, and assault, particularly those detained ... Torsten Lajoie Flyng, OCHA Strategic Communications Officer for OCHA Regional Office for the Syria Crisis, torsten.flyng@un.org.
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Regional leaders congratulate Iran's Ebrahim Raisi following election win

The National 19 Jun 2021
"We wish for the Islamic Republic, and for our bilateral relations, stability, continuity and prosperity," read a statement tweeted by Dubai's media office ... Turkey’s Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Syria’s Bashar Al Assad were among other regional leaders to congratulate Mr Raisi ... Syria's long term ally Russia also congratulated Mr Raisi.
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Shamima Begum's lawyers tell immigration hearing there is 'overwhelming evidence' she was the victim of ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2021
Ms Begum, now 21, is challenging the Home Office's decision to remove her British citizenship and has asked a specialist tribunal to consider whether she was a victim of trafficking when she travelled to Syria ... In written submissions, Ms Begum's legal team said the Home Office ...
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‘Overwhelming evidence’ Shamima Begum was victim of trafficking, lawyers claim

ITV 18 Jun 2021
The 21-year-old asked a specialist tribunal to consider whether she was a victim of trafficking when she travelled to Syria ... In written submissions, Ms Begum’s lawyers said the Home Office failed to consider whether she was “a child trafficked to, and remaining in, Syria for the purposes of sexual exploitation and forced marriage”.
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Head of Office- Based in North East Syria

Reliefweb 18 Jun 2021
Reporting to the Director of Operations in the Syria Response Office (SRO) and as a member of the Extended Senior Management Team (ESMT) for the SRO, the NES HoO will not only be expected to lead the NES team, but also to contribute to the wider strategic leadership and direction ...
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‘Overwhelming evidence’ Shamima Begum was victim of trafficking, court hears

Belfast Telegraph 18 Jun 2021
Ms Begum, now 21, is challenging the Home Office’s decision to remove her British citizenship and has asked a specialist tribunal to consider whether she was a victim of trafficking when she travelled to Syria ... In written submissions, Ms Begum’s legal team said the Home Office ...
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Gunman attacks Turkey's pro-Kurdish party, killing one

Beijing News 18 Jun 2021
Deniz Poyraz was shot dead at the provincial office of the Peoples' Democratic Party, Turkey's pro-Kurdish party.The alleged gunman who was identified by police as a resigned health worker is in custody.The HDP is Turkey's third largest party with 55 seats in the country's 600-member parliament ... - 'Served in Syria' -.
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Shamima Begum may have been ‘trafficked to Syria as a child for sexual exploitation’, court hears

The Independent 18 Jun 2021
Shamima Begum may have been “trafficked to Syria” as a child to be sexually exploited, her lawyers have told a court hearing. The Home Office called the claim ...
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Shamima Begum was a victim of child trafficking, her lawyers claim

The Daily Telegraph 18 Jun 2021
Ms Begum's legal team argued that the Home Office had failed to consider whether she was "a child trafficked to, and remaining in, Syria for the purposes of sexual exploitation and forced marriage".
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Al-Qaeda, ISIS in Afghanistan pose medium level threat to US, Austin tells Senate hearing

The News International 18 Jun 2021
Tensions have sharply deteriorated between the United States and Turkey in recent years including over Erdogan´s purchase of the S-400 military system from RussiaNATO´s primary adversary — as well as Turkish operations against US-allied Kurdish fighters in Syria.
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UK warns closure of Syrian border crossing Bab Al Hawa 'a humanitarian disaster'

The National 17 Jun 2021
Britain "strongly supports" the renewal of UN Security Council Resolution 2533 to maintain cross-border aid access into Syria, the country's foreign office has told The National ... Mr Raab has been urged to lobby the UN Security Council to keep open the last remaining humanitarian border crossing point from Turkey to Syria.
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UK says closure of Syrian border crossing Bab Al Hawa will be 'a humanitarian disaster'

The National 17 Jun 2021
Britain strongly supports the renewal of UN Security Council Resolution 2533 to maintain cross-border aid access into Syria, the country's foreign office told The National ... The statement was issued after UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab was urged to use his influence to keep a vital Syria border crossing open to prevent a “humanitarian disaster”.
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