The world in brief – Thursday, October 13, 2022

In Syria, military bus explosion kills 18 soldiers: A bomb exploded on a military bus near Damascus, killing at least 18 soldiers and wounding 27 others, Syrian state media has reported. “A military bus in Damascus countryside was targeted this morning by a terrorist detonation with an explosive device that was planted in advance,” stateContinue reading “The world in brief – Thursday, October 13, 2022”

The world in brief – Tuesday, October 11, 2022

In Palestine, rival groups meet for reconciliation talks: The leaders of rival Palestinian groups are meeting in Algeria for two-day talks aimed at discussing a proposal for reconciliation and national unity. The proposal was drawn up after “months of effort by Algeria to reach a common vision for boosting the Palestinian national action”, Palestinian ambassadorContinue reading “The world in brief – Tuesday, October 11, 2022”

The world in brief – Thursday, October 6, 2022

In Syria, U.S. carries out raid in government-held village: Syrian state television said that United States special forces had carried out a rare operation in a government-held village in the country’s northeast, killing one person and capturing others. The operation took place on Thursday in an area of Hassakeh province, which is partly held byContinue reading “The world in brief – Thursday, October 6, 2022”