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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    Nine Lebanese pilgrims kidnapped in Syria freed

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 02:47pm by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beirut Pilgrims freed after Qatari intervention Lebanese say, as negotiations continue for release of Turkish air crew Nine Lebanese Shiite pilgrims kidnapped by rebels in Syria last year have been released, with signs that two Turkish pilots whose abduction was linked to their capture may also be freed. “The nine Lebanese held in Syria are on their way ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1335208/nine-lebanese-pilgrims-kidnapped-syria-freed
  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Snipers haunt Syrian Christian town of Maalula

    Posted Sep 20th 2013, 10:59am by Agence France-Presse in Maalula

    ... Agence France-Presse in Maalula “Maalula, city of culture and history, welcomes you,” reads a sign at the entrance to Syria’s best known Christian town. But any semblance of welcome evaporates once inside Maalula. The army is fighting an invisible enemy, and an AFP team narrowly escaped sniper fire. “We never see them, but we hear the shots fired by their Dragunovs,” ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1313621/snipers-haunt-syrian-christian-town-maalula
  3. News - World

    Lebanon issues warning after Syria helicopter attack

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 11:33am by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beirut Rare warning comes after Syrian helicopter gunship fired rockets at Lebanese town Arsal Lebanon’s army warned on Wednesday it will hit back against any new attacks from Syria after a helicopter gunship struck an eastern town, ratcheting up tensions amid US-British talks on the conflict. In Washington, Secretary of State John Kerry and his British ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1259723/lebanon-issues-warning-after-syria-helicopter-attack
  4. News - World - SYRIA

    France and Britain confirm use of sarin nerve gas in Syria

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 09:43am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Paris France said on Tuesday it has confirmed that the nerve gas sarin was used “multiple times and in a localised way” in Syria, including at least once by the regime. ... France 2. He said a line was crossed and that “all options are on the table”, including intervening “militarily where the gas is produced or stored”. In London, Britain’s Foreign Office said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1253860/france-and-britain-confirm-use-sarin-nerve-gas-syria
  5. News - World - SYRIA

    EU failure will allow Britain, France to arm Syrian rebels against Assad

    Posted May 28th 2013, 08:57am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Brussels Britain and France are free to supply weapons to Syrian rebels fighting President Bashar al-Assad from August, after attempts to renew an EU arms embargo on Syria failed on Monday. After a marathon negotiating session in Brussels, EU governments failed to bridge their differences and let a ban on arming the opposition expire, with France and Britain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1247975/eu-failure-will-allow-britain-france-arm-syrian-rebels-against-assad
  6. News - World - SYRIA

    France to probe samples from Syria for sign of chemical arms

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:06pm by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris French authorities will analyse samples brought back from Syria by two journalists after they reported the Syrian army was using chemical weapons against ... by the journalists, without saying what the samples were from. “We have agreed to analyse them,” he said. The official added that, like the United States and Britain, France had already analysed its own ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1248064/france-probe-samples-syria-sign-chemical-arms
  7. News - World - Agence France-Presse in Vilnius

    Kerry seeks EU support on Syria after G20 split

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 05:01pm by Agence France-Presse in Vilnius

    ... Agence France-Presse in Vilnius G20 summit fails to resolve bitter international divisions on the issue US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday sought to muster European Union support ... diplomats reported intense negotiations taking place to seek a consensus on Syria with France and Denmark supportive of a US-led strike but Germany, Sweden and others refusing to endorse action ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1305651/kerry-seeks-eu-support-syria-after-g20-split
  8. News - World - SYRIA

    US weighs military options for Syria, says Hagel

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 03:08pm by Agence France-Presse on board a US military aircraft

    ... Agence France-Presse on board a US military aircraft US media reports warships sent to the region for possible cruise missile attacks The Pentagon is moving forces into place in case President Barack Obama opts for military action against Syria, US Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel suggested on Friday. Amid calls for military intervention after the Syrian regime carried out ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1299136/us-weighs-military-options-syria-says-hagel
  9. News - World - SYRIA

    20 die in air raids in Syria’s Latakia province

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 04:53pm by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beirut Air strikes by the Syrian military killed at least 20 people in the northwestern province of Latakia overnight, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Saturday. “The toll in several air strikes on the town of Salma in Jabal Akrad rose to at least 20 people,” Observatory director Rami Abdel Rahman said. Abdel Rahman said 10 of those killed were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1295782/20-die-air-raids-syrias-latakia-province
  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria’s Assad ‘sure of victory’ over rebels

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 03:59pm by Agence France-Presse in Damascus

    ... Agence France-Presse in Damascus Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said he was “sure of victory” over rebels fighting to topple him, in an Army Day message carried by state media on Thursday. “If we in Syria were not sure of victory, we would not have had the will to resist nor been able to persevere in the face of more than two years of aggression,” he said. “I have great ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1293575/syrias-assad-sure-victory-over-rebels

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