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#demilitarised zone

# demilitarised-zone - Monday 17 September, 2018

Syria war: Russia and Turkey agree demilitarised zone around Idlib

The move is aimed at preventing a military assault on the rebel-held province.

# demilitarised-zone - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

As Coveney mulls decision on Irish troops, Israel shoots down Syrian plane in Golan Heights

It’s the first time since 1985 that Israel has downed a Syrian plane.

# demilitarised-zone - Thursday 26 June, 2014

'Buffer zones' outside abortion clinics in the US have been ruled illegal

The ‘buffer zones’ meant anti-abortion protesters had to stay 35-feet from clinics.

# demilitarised-zone - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

North Korea 'will cancel Korean War ceasefire' if military drills continue

Pyongyang says it will tear up the 1953 armistice in response to US attempts to pursue UN sanctions against it.

# demilitarised-zone - Thursday 26 July, 2012

Leaflet bombs: North Korea drops propaganda pamphlets on the South

South Korean soldiers were reported to have collected thousands of leaflets floated by the North across the frontier as relations worsen between the two countries still technically at war.

# demilitarised-zone - Sunday 25 March, 2012

Obama warns North Korea against conducting rocket test

The US president said there will be consequences if North Korea goes ahead with its plans to test a long-range rocket next month.