Smoke from a reported Syrian government airstrike billows over Qaminas, Syria, about 4 miles southeast of Idlib city on Feb. 24, 2020.
The Syrian government's offensive against rebel forces in Idlib province carries significant risks for Turkey and Russia. Ankara supports many of the rebel groups in Idlib and wants to prevent another flow of Syrian refugees into Turkey. Moscow backs the Syrian offensive. Each wants to avoid a direct confrontation while...
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