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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    UN finally backs resolution calling for aid convoys to be granted access across war-torn Syria

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:37am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York US welcomes "overdue" vote but fears move will be toothless as Damascus will face no sanctions UN resolution demands access for aid convoys The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution calling for hum ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Mediator Lakhdar Brahimi apologises for lack of progress in Syria talks

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 05:26am by Reuters

    ... of coming out of this horrible crisis they are in." Yesterday's final session of the second round of the talks was "as laborious as all the meetings we have had, but we agreed ... talks. The final session lasted just half an hour. ...

  3. 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

    ... been destroyed inside Syria. Syria has missed several deadlines on the timetable to have its chemical weapons eradicated by June 30 but insists it will meet the final deadline.   ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    'Ice is breaking' in Syria talks, says UN mediator

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 10:50am by Agence France-Presse

    ... The discussions had finally focused on the Geneva I communique- the never-implemented roadmap to peace put out by global powers during talks here in 2012- but the two sides disagree sharply on what part ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    United States increases pressure to allow aid into 'starving' Homs

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 11:19pm by Reuters

    ... Security Council resolution, with Russia and China being urged to reverse their opposition to such a move. "The ball is still in the regime's court. We understand that a report has gone ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria torture photos lead to calls for war crimes charges

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 11:09pm by AFP

    ... aimed at negotiating an end to Syria's bloody civil war. "There is clear evidence, capable of being believed … in a court of law, of systematic torture and killing of detained persons ... was "clearly necessary". The report was written by Desmond de Silva, former chief prosecutor of the special court for Sierra Leone; Geoffrey Nice, the former lead prosecutor in the trial of former ...

  7. News - World - SYRIA

    Aid and release of prisoners on the table at Syria peace talks in Geneva

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:40am by Reuters

    ... food and medicine. "The regime said they will have to go back to Damascus to make a final decision on this and they will give an answer later today," Akbik said. "This ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria jihadists torturing, killing detainees: Amnesty

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 11:38am by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... and inhuman conditions”. It described individuals being seized by masked men, held for weeks on end in solitary confinement at unknown locations and tried by self-styled Islamic sharia courts ... foreign journalists. Amnesty described one sharia court near a dam on the Euphrates River where a judge had instituted a “reign of terror,” saying he invariably wore an explosives belt to trials ...

  9. News - World - SYRIA

    Exiled Syrian opposition group calls for international community to 'prove its seriousness'

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 02:32am by AP

    ... main opposition group in exile yesterday said it had not made a final decision on whether it would participate in a peace conference to be held in Geneva. It warned that the international ... together, even as world powers backed the conference, which will see the first face-to-face talks take place on January 22. "We did not make a final decision yet on our participation ...

  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria peace conference set for January

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 08:49pm by AFP

    ... Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said the warring sides would finally meet for the long-elusive Geneva II peace negotiations that repeatedly have been postponed. The conflict in Syria has raged for too ...




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