Syria's army, allies plan offensive against insurgents in Aleppo

BEIRUT - Syria's army along with Iranian and Hezbollah allies will soon launch a ground attack supported by Russian air strikes against insurgents in the Aleppo area, two senior regional officials told Reuters on Tuesday. | Video

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Weak trading hits JPMorgan, profit falls in three core businesses

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Exclusive: Jeb Bush says Putin's Russia should face consequences over Syria

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Washington Post reporter held in Iran angry, depressed, brother says

WASHINGTON - Jason Rezaian, the Washington Post reporter jailed in an espionage case in Tehran, heard of his conviction on Iranian state TV and is depressed and angry about being deprived of information about his case, his brother said on Tuesday. | Video

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Blasts in northeast Nigeria's Maiduguri kill at least seven: Red Cross

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Blasts detonated by three suicide bombers in the northeastern Nigeria city of Maiduguri killed at least seven people on Tuesday, the Red Cross and a vigilante group member said.