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Explainer: Why Idlib matters and the obstacles Assad faces there

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian conflict has turned towards the northwestern Idlib region, where government preparations for a Russian-backed offensive have sparked a concerted...

US tells Iran to ‘look in the mirror’ after Ahvaz attack

The US ambassador to the UN has urged Iran to "look in the mirror" for the causes of an attack on a military parade...

Crash outside UK Houses of Parliament treated as terror incident, police say

London A car crashed into security barriers outside the UK's Houses of Parliament during rush hour Tuesday morning, injuring several people in what police...

‘He had an enthusiasm for life’ – Family friend pays tribute to Irishman tragically...

'He had an enthusiasm for life' - Family friend pays tribute to Irishman tragically killed in Greek wildfires O'Callaghan-Westropp, who died while on his honeymoon...

Noel Whelan announces he will not stand for presidential election

Noel Whelan announces he will not stand for presidential election Noel Whelan is considering standing for the presidency. Picture: David ConachyPresident Michael D Higgins. Photo:...