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Deal between Turkey and Russia puts offensive in Syria on hold

Credit: CBS News- Published on November 12, 2019
As the U.S. watched from the sidelines, Russia's Vladimir Putin emerged as the key power player in Syria, reaching an agreement for a new ceasefire with the president of Turkey. That will give Russia time to oversee the removal of Kurdish militias. Holly Williams reports.
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Published on November 12, 2019 -  01:08
Turkish troops fired on Syria protesters: witness
Turkish forces are said to have fired live ammunition at protesters during a joint patrol with Russian troops on the Syrian border. A UK-based monitoring group says two protesters were killed, but the account has not been verified. Emily Spychal reports.

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