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Israeli PM to face criminal probe over bribery, fraud
Israeli attorney general approves full criminal investigation against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

2 child refugees die as heavy snow buries Syria's Idlib
Heavy snowfall caused 70 refugee tents to collapse in Haram town in Idlib

Syria's Idlib can become next Aleppo, UN official warns
UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura says immediate priority is a cessation of hostilities in Syria

Turkish warplanes hit 9 Daesh targets in northern Syria
Airstrikes take place in Al-Bab city

EU has disbursed €727 million for Syrian refugees
Aid is part of €3 billion joint action plan adopted in November 2015

Myanmar: Anti-Rohingya protests meet Rakhine Commission
Kofi Annan led commision on first day of trip to Rakhine to probe alleged human rights violations

France to host Syria meeting against 'total war'
Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault says international community needs to 'wake up'

Iraq's Al-Sadr calls for reform of Shia militia group
Move comes 2 days after parliament votes to incorporate Hashd al-Shaabi into Iraqi armed forces

Israeli warplanes strike abandoned UN compound in Syria
Site had been used by Daesh-linked militants, Israeli army alleges