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  1. Legal Limbo of Turkey's Assyrian Christian Properties Still Unresolved

    07.20 / 17:09 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    Over the past five years, legal ownership of at least 100 ancient Syriac Christian properties in Turkey's southeast has been seized and transferred to the Turkish state treasury, where the title deeds still…
  2. 2,700-year-old Assyrian-era Reservoir Unearthed in Israel

    07.20 / 17:09 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    View from inside the water system. ( Assaf Peretz/Israel Antiques Authority)A well-preserved 2,700-year-old reservoir from the Assyrian period was recently unearthed near Rosh Ha'Ayin by archeologists from the Antiquities Authority, the authority announced…
  3. Trump Ends Covert CIA Program to Arm Anti-Assad Rebels in Syria

    07.20 / 17:09 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    President Trump has decided to end the CIA's covert program to arm and train moderate Syrian rebels battling the government of Bashar al-Assad, a move long sought by Russia, according to…
  4. How ISIS Chooses the Ancient Cities it Wants to Destroy

    07.20 / 17:09 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    ISIS militants strategically target archaeological sites, both of deep antiquity and those more recent. Many who live outside the professional world of archaeology or who have not taken an interest in keeping up with the science through popular outlets like National Geographic or local society journals may find this fact…
  5. Assyrian Fighters in Raqqa Report ISIS Using Drones to Drop Bombs

    07.19 / 16:23 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    An Assyrian fighter burns an ISIS flag on the front line on the western side of Raqqa, Syria, on July 17, 2017. ( AP/Hussein Malla)Christian forces fighting to oust ISIS from its declared capital of Raqqa said today that while "hundreds, maybe thousands" of terrorists fled before the Syrian Democratic Forces laid siege to the city, the remaining…
  6. Turkey Leaks Secret Locations of U.S. Troops in Syria

    07.19 / 16:23 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    ISTANBUL--In the latest display of Turkish anger at U.S. policy in Syria, the state news agency has divulged the locations of 10 U.S. military bases and outposts in northern Syria where the…
  7. With IS Gone, Iraq Shapes Plans for Rebuilding Mosul

    07.19 / 16:23 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    (VOA) -- Just days after Iraqi forces evicted Islamic State (IS) militants from the last parcel of land that they controlled in Mosul, Iraqi government officials say they are ready to rebuild the war-torn city and return an estimated 1 million displaced civilians to their…
  8. This is Not the Time for Kurdish Independence

    07.19 / 16:23 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    With the Islamic State near defeat in Syria and Iraq, the urgent and sanguinary is crowding out the merely important: the referendum on Iraqi Kurdistan's independence, now scheduled for…
  9. Senior Kurdish Official Says Independence Referendum Cannot Be Postponed

    07.19 / 16:23 aina.org Aina.org - Technology
    Hemin Hawrami, senior assistant to the president Masoud Barzani and a senior member of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) said on Monday that the independence referendum of Iraqi Kurdistan planned for 25th September "cannot be…