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post 19 October 2014
Read more from Lindsey Hilsum on her blog Armenians in Aleppo regard Turkey as 'first enemy'

At least half of Aleppo's Armenians have left the country. Once again, their community is divided and endangered. And once again, they regard Turkey as the chief cause of their problems.

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by Breakdancing at Aleppo's daytime disco - in pictures

Thoughts of war are put to one side for a few hours at a daytime disco providing some relief for students in Aleppo, Syria.

article 18 October 2014 World, Syria
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by Portrait of a ruined city: life in Aleppo - in pictures

Syria's biggest city has been ravaged by two years of fighting, forcing families to move regularly and camp out in buildings without walls. Here are some of their stories.

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Living with war in Aleppo - video

Syria's second city has seen some of the fiercest fighting of the civil war, but some people living there just want to forget the carnage, whatever way they can.

article 18 October 2014 World, Syria
Coalition air strikes rock Kobani (Reuters)
Air strikes pound IS as Kurds make gains in Kobani

Spectacular explosions rock Kobani as coalition jets continue to target Islamic State militants. Kurdish fighters are filmed celebrating after recapturing territory in and around the Syrian town.

post 17 October 2014
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: should jihadis be tried for treason?

Ministers are talking about reviving the ancient laws of treason to deal with jihadis. What is treason and should it make a comeback?

post 17 October 2014
Read more from Lindsey Hilsum on her blog Living in Aleppo: half-built buildings with no walls

The physical damage to Aleppo is shocking, but the destruction of people's lives will be much harder to repair.

article 17 October 2014 World, Iraq
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by Could IS really have its own air force?

Iraqi pilots are defecting and training Islamic State to fly MiG fighter planes, observers say. But how real is the prospect of an IS air force?

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Damascus to Aleppo: a roadtrip through war's wasteland

The world is watching Islamic State group: but the war in Syria between rebels and President Assad is as being waged as fiercely as ever, as Lindsey Hilsum reports from the shattered city of Aleppo.

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