Local media and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Syrian regime forces took control of the city of Maarat al Numan located in the northwestern province of Idlib.
In his phone call with Turkish President Erdogan, "President Trump also highlighted the importance of Turkey and Greece resolving their disagreements in the eastern Mediterranean," according to White House spokesman Judd Deere.
Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says heavily-bombarded Maarat al Numan "is nearly besieged," with residents of several villages scurrying for safety in the northwest of the country.
The Turkish Disaster and Emergency Management Presidency (AFAD) said over 1,600 people were injured and 45 people had been pulled from the rubble so far.
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Turkey's President Erdogan and German Chancellor Merkel call for a fragile truce in Libya to be converted into a lasting ceasefire, during a visit by the German leader to Istanbul.
Meanwhile, Russian air strikes in Idlib, northwestern Syria, have killed at least eight civilians, including five children, a war monitor said.
With outposts in the Middle East and Africa, France has been involved in Syrian politics since the 1920s and continues to meddle in the region.
The UAE's involvement in Libya is about preserving the Emirati monarchy thousands of kilometres away.
Despite the currently strained relationship, the two NATO allies are undoubtedly stronger together than they are apart.
Members of the European Union parliament are starting to get a whiff that EU waste management schemes in Lebanon are bogus, and the former EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is in the firing line.
Camps in Syria have been crippled by heavy rainfall and cold weather, making life harder for displaced Syrian families.
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