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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria, Turkey trade accusations over jet’s cargo

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 11:34am by Agence France-Presse in Damascus

    ... receiving intelligence its cargo did not comply with civil aviation rules, Turkish officials said. The aircraft with 35 passengers on board was grounded for nine hours before it was finally allowed ... and bombs Syrian territory.” It demanded Turkey return the cargo seized at Ankara’s Esenboga Airport. “Turkish military aircraft... forced the plane to land without giving prior warning. ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Experts doubt US claim Assad's forces launched deadly August sarin attack

    Posted Jan 16th 2014, 11:04pm by NYT

    ... and nerve agents are aboard a Danish ship, and Italy has agreed to serve as the transfer port to the US cargo vessel Cape Ray for eventual destruction at sea. ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Ships return to dock as Syria chemical deadline missed

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 10:37am by Agence France-Presse in Nicosia

    ... the dangerous cargo to destruction under international supervision, spokesman Lars Hovtun said. He gave no new date for the planned shipment. “We are still on high alert to go into Syria,” Hovtun said. ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Hundreds evacuated as truce extended in besieged Syrian city of Homs

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:34am by Associated Press in Beirut

    ... Observatory said. Meanwhile, a third batch of Syria’s chemical weapons material was shipped out of the country on a Norwegian cargo vessel, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian rebels using US-made missiles, Russia claims

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 05:10pm by Agence France-Presse in Moscow

    ... Russian cargo for the Syrian regime. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said the cargo confiscated by Ankara before the plane was allowed to carry on was “war equipment”. However Russia has insisted the cargo was perfectly legal radar technology. ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Putin refuses to be swayed by Obama over need for military action on Syria

    Posted Sep 06th 2013, 07:59pm by Reuters

    ... for Syria, the Interfax news agency reported. The landing ship left Sevastopol yesterday for the eastern Mediterranean with a "special cargo", the agency said. ...

  7. News - Asia - SYRIA

    North Korea ‘tried to export gas masks to Syria’

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 01:10pm

    ... and some 30,000 bullets as well as gas masks apparently for chemical protection, the newspaper said. US authorities believe that the ship was intending to unload its cargo in Turkey and send ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria bans Turkish flights in retaliatory move

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 02:01pm by Agence France-Presse in Damascus

    ... Agence France-Presse in Damascus Syria banned Turkish passenger flights from its airspace from Sunday in a retaliatory move after Turkey confiscated a cargo of what Russia said was radar ... Bashar al-Assad’s regime, insisted the cargo broke no international rules. Turkey has taken an increasingly strident line towards its southern neighbour since a shell fired from the Syrian side ...

  9. News - World - SYRIA

    Turkey briefly detains Syrian plane as tension heightens

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 09:44am by Reuters in Istanbul

    ... Ahmet Davutoglu said. “Today we received information this plane was carrying cargo of a nature that could not possibly be in compliance with the rules of civil aviation,” he said in Athens during an official visit, in comments broadcast live on Turkish television. The Turkish authorities had seized some of the cargo and the plane and its passengers would be allowed to continue ...

  10. News - World - SYRIA

    87 soldiers die in Syrian army’s highest toll: NGO

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 01:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Damascus

    ... Air liner to land after receiving intelligence its cargo did not comply with civil aviation rules, Turkish officials said. The aircraft with 35 passengers on board was grounded for nine hours ...



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