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Syrian Troops Battle IS in Deir Al-Zour

Russian jets help the Syrian government fight Islamic State in eastern Syria

Russian jets help the Syrian government fight Islamic State in eastern Syria where thousands of civilians face a humanitarian crisis.

Also in the programme: Gambia exodus; Jesse and Joy from Mexico.

(Picture: Destroyed buildings in the Souk, eastern city of Deir Al-Zour, Syria. Credit: AFP/Getty)

23 minutes

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Wed 18 Jan 2017 14:06GMT

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  • Wed 18 Jan 2017 14:06GMT

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