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20 September 2014 Last updated at 17:13 ET

66,000 Syrians 'flee to Turkey'

Rami Ruhayem on the border: "This is quickly becoming the Turkish border with the Islamic State"

Turkey says at least 66,000 Syrians have crossed the border in 24 hours, as hundreds of Kurds head the other way to fight Islamic State militants.


Smoke rising over SanaaYemen agrees truce with Houthis - UN

Yemen's government agrees a truce with Shia Houthi fighters, a UN envoy says, after a week of deadly clashes in the capital Sanaa.

Map of LebanonBlast hits Hezbollah checkpoint

A suicide blast has targeted a checkpoint manned by the Shia Hezbollah group in eastern Lebanon, killing three people, state media says.

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