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Obama has his priorities wrong. Instead of stopping Assad’s butchery in Syria, he worries about Israeli 'occupation of Palestinian lands.'
Air strikes follow Russia's three-day unilateral halt to hostilities in war-torn Syrian city, as Kremlin says calls for Assad's removal 'thoughtless.'
The phone call, the sixth between the leaders in the past year, took place following a dramatic increase in Russian forces in Syria.
Truce will be observed until Saturday to allow for evacuations; Britain accuses Russia and Syria of using time to 'further stranglehold' over city.
Insurgents say the goal of Moscow and Assad is to empty rebel-held areas of civilians so they can take over the whole city.
Turkish army says around 180 Kurdish militants killed in over 20 airstrikes, highlighting the conflicting agendas of NATO allies Ankara and Washington.
In final presidential debate, Donald Trump insists the effort to recapture Mosul was launched because Clinton is 'running for the office of president, and they want to look tough. They want to look good.'
Britain, U.S. are considering imposing additional sanctions on Assad and his supporters for actions in Syria's war.
Speaking in English to Russia's state-backed Rossiya 24 channel, Asma Assad said. 'Offers included guarantees of safety and protection for my children and even financial security.'