ISIS 'besieged' in last bastion in Aleppo - monitor
10 February, 2017, 02:04
Following Thursday's incident, the Russian defence ministry said chief of the general staff Valery Gerasimov and his Turkish counterpart, Hulusi Akar, had spoken on the phone and "agreed on closer coordination of joint actions".
Russian officials have expressed sorrow and condolences for the accidental deaths, the Turkish military said in a statement.
Both parties are investigating the incident, it said.
Syrian government troops and allied militias, as well Turkish troops, the U.S-led worldwide coalition, and Russian Federation have been going after ISIS in different parts of the country.
Although Turkey opposes Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the war, reports suggest the two sides have reached an accommodation over al-Bab, orchestrated by Syria's key ally, Russia.
The Observatory said tens of fighters from the Turkish and IS sides have been killed during the confrontation since Tuesday. The two mended ties previous year after Turkey shot down a Russian fighter jet near the Turkey-Syrian border in November 2015.
The countries have repaired relations since 2015, when a Turkish jet shot down a Russian military helicopter. Under the pretext of fighting the "Islamic State" the Turkish forces mainly attack Syrian Kurds.
A Russia- and Turkey-sponsored cease-fire, in place since December 30, has excluded areas where militant factions, the Islamic State group and Syria's al-Qaida affiliate, operate or hold ground.
Syrian forces meanwhile have closed in on al-Bab from the south, where there is reported to be fierce fighting.
They were reportedly helping Syrian rebels in a bid to capture the city of al-Bab from ISIS.
Russian Federation began its military intervention in the Syrian civil war in September 2015.
At least eight people were killed in Syrian government airstrikes on a rebel-held district in Homs on Wednesday, Al Jazeera reported.
Teknaf is the port closest to the 65,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh who fled Myanmar since Oct 9 past year . Sixty-five percent of interviewees said they had witnessed killings, while 56 percent reported disappearances.
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Carmelo Anthony had 28 points and Kristaps Porzingis 27 on a night there was plenty of fight from the Knicks - especially Oakley. All these rumors get a lot of attention, but they all could be moot if Melo doesn't waive his no-trade clause.
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The announcement of the body being found came about an hour after the Coast Guard said it was suspending its search for Stewart . He took the deepest dive, resurfaced and gave an Ok signal to the crew, but his partner began to lose consciousnesses.
The list also included more obscure incidents in which police officers or security guards were wounded but nobody was killed. Among the attacks on the White House's list is the terror attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida.
The Champions League will be a welcome distraction but it is a big ask for the Foxes to get past a very good Sevilla team. Not that you know quite what you're going to get from game to game, as Mourinho's United continues to come together.
The Speaker of the Federal Parliament noted that the top 4 candidate with most votes will advance to the second round of voting. He had lived in the United States since 1985, when he was sent there with Somalia's foreign affairs ministry.
Florida Republican Proposes Bill To Abolish the EPA
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Jesus double lifts City to third with late 2-1 Swansea win
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Australian woman dies in jet-skiing accident in Phuket
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OWASA: Water Is Safe Again
UNC men's basketball game against Notre Dame scheduled for Saturday as been moved to Sunday at 1 p.m.at the Greensboro Coliseum. But the treatment plant's output required testing before the utility could safely advise customers to use their water again.