Russian jets hit Syrian south, U.N. urges Jordan to open border

Smoke rises in Deraa area, Syria in this handout released on July 4, 2018. SANA/Handout via REUTERS

BEIRUT/AMMAN/GENEVA (Reuters) – Syrian army troops came close to the Jordanian border on Thursday as the opposition and Russia agreed to resume suspended talks on a deal to end fighting that has sparked one of the fastest displacements in the course of the conflict. Dark smoke rose over areas held by Syrian rebels near the […]

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