US and Russian officials have addressed the rising tensions in Syria, as the war enters a critical new phase. Washington and Moscow-backed military groups are both set on securing the oil-rich province of Deir el-Zour.
The prime minister of Bangladesh has proposed setting up UN-supervised safe zones in Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims fleeing a military crackdown. The UN says 420,000 Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh to date.
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