The statement broadcast on Syrian TV said the army has re-established 'security' in the northern city after the last rebels evacuated from their final toe-hold in the eastern parts of the city.
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AP's Burhan Ozbilici was covering an exhibition when a Turkish policeman fatally shot Andrey Karlov, Russia's ambassador to Turkey. He recounts the chaos that unfolded as he captured the scene.
Efforts to sway Republican electors fail as Trump rakes in the 270 votes necessary to win the presidency. In the end, more Democrats split with Clinton than Republicans with Trump.
Suspected driver of truck that crashed into Berlin Christmas market arrested, said to be Pakistani or Afghan; interior minister: A lot points to an attack. Trump: Islamist terrorists are slaughtering Christians.
Andrey Karlov, Russia's envoy to Turkey, shot at Ankara art exhibit by gunman, a police officer who allegedly shouted 'Allahu Akbar' and 'Don't forget Aleppo' before being fatally shot by police. Turkish official: Gulen ties investigated.
Sunday's shootings, which partly took place in a Crusader-era castle, left ten dead and were the most high-profile attacks in Jordan in recent memory.
'The main purpose of this visit is to reconnect the team to our origins in Palestine,' said team general manager Christian Elben Nazal.
Protests are planned for state capitals, but they are unlikely to persuade the Electoral College to dump Trump.
Here's a look at what's going on in a country that has never had a peaceful transfer of power since independence from Belgium in 1960.
'My message to Mr. Trump: Push it real good,' Farrakhan said to roaring applause.