• Friday
  • October 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:14pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 11 for Syria

Search results

  1. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Israel fires warning shots into Syrian areas in response to stray shell

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Jerusalem

    ... Reuters in Jerusalem Tel Aviv says it was in response to a shell from Syria that hit the Golan Heights Israel fires warning shots into Syria Israeli forces fired into Syria yesterday ... as the first direct engagement of the Syrian military on the Golan since the countries' 1973 war, highlighted international fears that Syria's civil war could ignite regional conflict. ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Obama, Mursi, must seize chance for Gaza peace

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... years. It has erupted in uncertain times, with an election looming in Israel, the Arab world searching for direction after uprisings against autocrats and dictators, a civil war in Syria ...

  3. Fallout from Six-Day war still clouds Mideast

    Posted Jun 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rooted in ethnic or religious issues achieves nothing but a desire for revenge from the loser. Turning back the clock to before Israel took land from Egypt, Jordan and Syria would seem ...

  4. The other side of Hamas

    Posted Feb 26th 2006, 12:00am by Billy Adams

    ... political leadership. The present leader is believed to be Khaled Meshaal, who reportedly directs the organisation from Syria. Last week, he told a Russian newspaper that Hamas would recognise ...

  5. Israel's pullout welcome, but just a small, first step

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of their nation. While militant Palestinians and Arab and Muslim countries like Syria and Iran continue to call for Israel's destruction, there can be no guaranteed security. No amount of military ...

  6. Soldiers' rescue only a pretext for Israel's offensive

    Posted Jul 19th 2006, 12:00am by Abraham Rabinovich

    ... of Iran and Syria. Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Jordan have expressed clear displeasure at the organisations' incursions into Israel, which threaten stability in the region. The international ...

  7. Some Palestinians fear physical split is terminal blow to statehood

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Abraham Rabinovich

    ... Palestinian government. Islamic militant group, which calls for destruction of State of Israel, is listed as a terrorist group by the west. US says Hamas is backed by Syria, receives Iranian funds ...

  8. Is the Middle East too much for the UN?

    Posted Aug 25th 2003, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Feisal got the crown as a consolation prize after the French booted him out of his position of king of United Syria, which had been his reward from his fellow Arabs for his role in defeating ...

  9. Enmity towards Islam hampers road to peace in Israel

    Posted Aug 29th 2005, 12:00am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... support them more than western societies. What they have a problem with is our policies in Syria, in Iraq, in Iran and in Sudan. It's our policies they oppose.' Observing the withdrawal ...

  10. God's change of plan

    Posted Aug 07th 2005, 12:00am by Abraham Rabinovich

    ... to the Arabs, but only in return for significant border changes and other concessions. The Arab response in 1973 was the Yom Kippur war, a surprise attack by Egypt and Syria that staggered Israel. After ...




SCMP.com Account