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Israel wasn’t involved in Iranian president’s fatal helicopter crash – Reuters

Russia Today 21 May 2024
The latest round of tensions between Israel and Iran began on April 1, after an alleged Israeli airstrike hit the Iranian consulate in the Syrian capital Damascus. The strike killed seven officers of ...
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Raisi: a hardliner on morality, protests and nuclear talks

RTE 20 May 2024
When a missile attack killed senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard officers in Iran's embassy in Damascus in April, Iran responded with an unprecedented but largely unsuccessful direct aerial bombardment of Israel.
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Death of President Ebrahim Raisi: In Iran and beyond, what will change and what won’t

Indian Express 20 May 2024
Iran had also launched a missile attack against Israel in response to the latter’s attack on the Iranian embassy complex in Damascus, which resulted in the death of Reza Zahedi, a senior Revolutionary Guard officer.
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Iranian President’s Death Could Usher In ‘Night of Long Knives’

Truth Dig 20 May 2024
... orchestrated the large-scale missile and rocket reprisal toward Israel after the government of Benjamin Netanyahu struck the Iranian consulate in Damascus and killed high ranking Iranian officers.
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Obituary: Iran’s President Raisi took hard line with national protests and nuclear talks

Philenews 20 May 2024
In 2018, then-U.S ... When a missile attack killed senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard officers in Iran’s embassy in Damascus last month, Iran responded with an unprecedented but largely unsuccessful direct aerial bombardment of Israel.
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Iran’s Raisi: From hardline prosecutor to uncompromising president

Gulf News 20 May 2024
When a missile attack killed senior Iranian Revolutionary Guard officers in Iran’s embassy in Damascus last month, Iran responded with an unprecedented but largely unsuccessful direct aerial bombardment of Israel.
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Assad officials face landmark Paris trial over killing of student and father

The Observer 19 May 2024
At midnight on 3 November 2013, five Syrian officials dragged arts and humanities student Patrick Dabbagh from his home in the Mezzeh district of Damascus ... Mazzen Dabbagh was a counsellor at the French Lycée in Damascus.
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Investigation: How Marota City project left around 30,000 people homeless

Enab Baladi 17 May 2024
... following a presidential decree issued in 2012 to “regulate the area”, and they are now begging for their right to alternative housing from Damascus governorate and real estate offices.
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Biden-Netanyahu standoff complicates the Gaza conflict

Arab News 17 May 2024
... Netanyahu then adroitly shifted attention from Gaza to Iran by attacking the Iranian consulate in Damascus, killing seven senior Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps officers, including two generals.
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Jordan 'foils arms plot as caught in Iran-Israel shadow war'

The New Arab 15 May 2024
Israeli officials from the prime minister's office and foreign ministry didn't immediately respond to requests for comment ... In a fix ... An Israeli attack on Iran's consulate in Syria's capital Damascus which killed seven Revolutionary Guards officers.
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Syria’s pivot and Iran’s pressure reshape regional alliances

Gulf News 13 May 2024
The Gaza war has significantly impacted Iran’s military presence in Syria, prompting Tehran to strategise the evacuation of IRGC members and relocate its prominent headquarters from rural Damascus to areas near Lebanon.
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Syria, WHO discuss addressing lack of funding for many health programs

Syrian Arab News Agency 13 May 2024
Damascus, SANA- Health Minister Hassan al-Ghabbash underlined ... Hanan Balkhi , the directors of the ministry , and the directors at the Organization office in Damascus on Monday.
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Syria's message to Lebanon: Coordination necessary for refugee return ahead of Brussels conference

LBC International 13 May 2024
Mekdad emphasized the necessity for coordination between Lebanon and Syria, or through UN offices and international agencies in Damascus, regarding the return of Syrian refugees. .
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Indicators warn of tension between Assad regime and Iran, Has the honeymoon ended?

Enab Baladi 10 May 2024
... Iranian consulate in Damascus at the beginning of April, killing three senior Iranian officers, including Major General Mohammad Reza Zahedi, a leader in the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).
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After almost a month, 5 of 17 Indians on board ship captured by Iran released

Financial Express 10 May 2024
... Israel and Iran, which escalated following an Israeli airstrike on April 1 on the Iranian embassy in Damascus, killing 16 people, including senior officers of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.

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