Syria officially the Syrian Arab Republic, is a country in Western Asia. De jure
Syrian territory borders Lebanon and the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Turkey
(for a more detailed map, see Cities and towns during the Syrian Civil War). Map
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BEIRUT A U.S.-backed alliance of Syrian militias is widening an offensive against
Islamic State near its de facto capital of Raqqa, targeting an area where the ...
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Violence in Syria has escalated amid an absence of meaningful efforts to end the
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