World update: December 11 2019

Stories from India, Papua New Guinea, Somalia, and more

MIDDLE EAST

SYRIA

According to the New Arab, Syrian rebels carried out a “surprise attack” on a Syrian army position in Idlib province on Wednesday, killing at least 20 people. This report is probably sourced to the rebels themselves, so take it with a grain of salt.

TURKEY

With the US Congress still trying to coax Donald Trump into levying sanctions agains…

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