Syrian rebels say in talks with Russia for southwest deal

Smoke rises from the southeast part of Deraa, Syria in this handout released on June 27, 2018. SANA/Handout via REUTERS

AMMAN/BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syrian rebels are negotiating with Russia to return state sovereignty in areas they control in the southwestern Deraa province, where the army has made rapid advances this month, insurgents said on Saturday. Air raids continued overnight and on Saturday morning on rebel areas, a war monitor said, backing an offensive that the […]

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