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Deadly Syria Bombing Threatens to Drag Turkey, Russia Into Military Confrontation

The threat of war in Syria's Idlib comes as proxies and the powers backing them continue to strike at each other, bringing in civilian casualties

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No one has yet to take responsibility for the bombing near the Assad Bridge in Damascus on Wednesday, which killed 14 soldiers and injured scores of others. Bashar Assad shortly after sent Syrian Air Force jets to bomb the rebel-held city of Ariha in Idlib Province, killing at least eight people, children among them.

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