• EU urges Turkey to keep border open to Syrian refugees (AP)
  • Syria FM: Foreign troops entering Syria would return 'in coffins' (AP)
  • 8 killed in suicide attack that targeted security forces in southwestern Pakistan (AP)
  • Al-Qaida takes responsibility for Friday's attack on UN base in Timbuktu, Mali (Reuters)
  • Explosion at Spanish biodiesel plant kills 2, badly injures 1; police investigating (AP)
  • Syrians flee as Russian and Syrian forces intensify assault on Aleppo (Reuters)
  • Syria signals that no ceasefire would take effect until Jordanian, Turkish borders shut (Reuters)
  • Syrian FM: Any ground incursion without state approval is an act of aggression (Reuters)
  • Taiwan earthquake death toll rises to 11 (AP)
  • Austria's finance minister asks EU for $670m to cover costs for additional refugees (Reuters)
  • North Korea: Rocket launch will take place between February 7-14 (Reuters)
  • Three British troops injured in operation against ISIS in Iraq (Reuters)
  • Yair Lapid calls for investigation of Balad MKs who visited families of attackers (Haaretz)
  • Guardian Council reverses ban on 1,500 candidates in Iran's parliamentary elections (AP)
  • Iran's Guard: Saudi Arabian troops would be wiped out if they went into Syria (Reuters)

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