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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    Assad to face two candidates in Syria presidential vote

    Posted May 04th 2014, 08:46pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... and the West as a “farce”. Both Hajjar and Nuri are largely unknown to the Syrian public. Candidates whose bids were rejected have until May 7 to appeal the court’s decision, said Majed al-Khadra ... Agence France-Presse in Damascus President Bashar al-Assad is to face two challengers in Syria’s June 3 presidential election, which he is assured of winning, the constitutional court said ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi apologises to Syrian people as he steps down

    Posted May 14th 2014, 08:46pm by Reuters

    ... as his predecessor- former UN secretary general Kofi Annan- did in 2012. Brahimi, a veteran Algerian diplomat, briefed the 15-member Security Council for the final time on Tuesday. "I go ... to refer Syria's civil war to the International Criminal Court. French UN ambassador Gerard Araud said he hoped a vote could happen early next week. In announcing Brahimi's departure, Ban ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria rebels meet UN Security Council to end Assad support

    Posted Jul 27th 2013, 11:43am by Reuters at the United Nations

    ... the country’s two-year war and appealed to Russia to stop its powerful political and military support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government. The 15-member Security Council has been ... Kilo, appealed to the Security Council to pressure Assad to commit to the creation of a transitional government with full executive powers that would not include him. Jarba said that once Assad ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    US says Russia ‘ignoring facts’ over Syria attack

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 01:07pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Court. The meeting broke up however with no agreement. The United States had moved to the brink of a military strike on Syria after blaming Assad’s regime for the attack which it said left 1,400 ... appealing for EU help in accommodating the influx. Seven million people are in urgent need of humanitarian aide, and $4.4 billion are needed to help those displaced by the violence, the UN Emergency ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Bolstered by victory in Qusair, Assad forces turn sights on Homs, Aleppo

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... for more than a year fled on Wednesday after a punishing three-week assault, retreating to surrounding areas. The United Nations yesterday launched a record US$5.2-billion aid appeal for Syria. ... Austria to announce it was pulling out. The sum sought by the UN by far overshadows the US$2.2 billion that it appealed for in 2003 to help cope with the crisis sparked by the war in Iraq. But UN ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria opposition to consider peace talks

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 02:26pm by Agence France-Presse in Istanbul

    ... is packed with controversial questions, and whether the group can make a final decision on Geneva 2 remains doubtful, opponents say. It is under pressure from its international backers to enter ... to the rescue” of Qusayr, and appealed to the international community to set up a humanitarian corridor to the embattled town. At the Amman meeting, US Secretary of State John Kerry urged Assad to commit ...

  7. SYRIA

    49 die as Syrian jets blast rebel-held town

    Posted Oct 19th 2012, 10:15am by Agence France-Presse in Maaret Al-Numan

    ... peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi pressed for a truce during a key Muslim holiday later this month, while the UN’s human rights chief appealed to the Security Council for unity over the crisis. ... during the bombardment of the town, said rebels. In the early evening, the rebels launched what they said was a “final assault” on the base, a key depot for tanks and fuel supplies. Hundreds ...



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