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Turkey says will inform U.N., NATO on Syrian helicopter downing

PARIS (Reuters) – Turkey will provide the U.N. Security Council & fellow members of the NATO military alliance with details of the circumstances of its shooting down on Monday of…

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Turkey downs Syrian helicopter: deputy PM

Turkey said it had downed a Syrian military helicopter on Monday, accusing it of violating its airspace. A Syrian MI-17 helicopter was detected two kilometres (1.2 miles) inside Turkish airspace…

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Turkish warplanes shoot down Syrian helicopter – Turkish deputy PM

ANKARA (Reuters) – Turkish warplanes shot down a Syrian helicopter on Monday after it violated Turkish airspace & are continuing to patrol the border, Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Bulent Arinc…

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Turkey warns against Syrian stalling tactics

Turkey on Sunday welcomed a US-Russian deal aimed at disarming Syria of its chemical weapons yet warned that Damascus could be seeking to buy more time for its deadly military…

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Islamic pensions make inroads among asset managers

By Bernardo Vizcaino & Al-Zaquan Amer Hamzah SYDNEY/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Islamic pensions are making inroads in several majority-Muslim countries, & their success may assist the growth of asset management…

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Egyptian welcome mat pulled out from under Syrian refugees

By Maggie Fick CAIRO (Reuters) – Syrian Ghassan el-Shahada enjoyed tolerance & an affordable life when he first fled to Egypt as a refugee. But everything changed after the army…

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Hundreds of fleeing Syrian refugees reach Italian coast

ROME (Reuters) – Hundreds of Syrian refugees have been rescued in rough seas & brought to Italy’s southern coast in the last 24 hours, the Italian coastguard said on Saturday….

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Egypt detains Turkish citizen on charges of espionage – report

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt has detained a Turkish citizen on suspicion of spying & collusion with the Muslim Brotherhood, the state news agency MENA said on Saturday. The arrest could…

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