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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    US-led coalition ramps up strikes against Islamic State in Syria-Turkey border town

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 10:49am by Associated Press in Mursitpinar, Turkey

    ... the militants had seized more than a third of Kobani, but Kurdish officials disputed that, saying their forces had recaptured several parts of the town. “I can confirm that they don’t control a third ...

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    Russia to veto Syria aid resolution, denounces draft as foundation for military strikes

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 12:31pm by Reuters

    ... joined forces to organise peace talks now underway in Geneva and an agreement obliging Assad to abandon his chemical weapons arsenal. But the aid access dispute has revived mutual recriminations ...

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

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

    ... is a stalling technique.... We have noticed lack of seriousness from the regime side." However, the two sides disputed even basic facts. Syrian TV cited a government source as saying Damascus ...

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

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

    ... Egyptian and Arab League officials. Previous attempts to bring the two sides together have failed, mainly because of disputes over who should represent the opposition and the government, ...

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    US and Russia to urge UN to set Syria peace talks in November

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 02:44pm by Reuters in Nusa Dua

    ... and then privately where they discussed ways to end Syria’s civil war and upcoming talks with Iran on ending a dispute over its nuclear weapons program. Kerry characterised his meeting with Lavrov as “one ...

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    UN aid chief demands Security Council action on Syria access

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 04:09pm by Reuters in New York

    ... Department officials on Friday urged Russia to use its influence to convince Assad to allow humanitarian convoys into besieged communities around Damascus. The officials disputed a statement ...

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

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

    ... Reuters in St Petersburg Poison gas attack issue overshadows summit as US president is pressured by Russia and the UN Obama's defiance causes split at G20 Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin failed yesterday to end their bitter dispute over US plans for military action in Syria, as half of the G20 called for a "strong" response to a chemical weapons ...

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    UN meets after Syria chemical attacks ‘kill hundreds’

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 05:22pm by Reuters

    ... Obama has made the use of chemical weapons by Assad’s forces a “red line” that already in June triggered more US aid to the rebels. But previous, smaller and disputed cases of their deployment ... The UN team is in Syria investigating allegations that both rebels and army forces used chemical weapons in the past, one of the main disputes in international diplomacy over Syria. ...

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    Assad: It will take one year and US$1 billion to destroy chemical weapons

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 10:13am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... of jihadists... we are on the ground, we live in this country,” he said, disputing an expert report that suggested 30,000 out of around 100,000 rebels were hardliners. “What I can tell you is that... 80 ...

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    Moscow claims rebels behind deadly nerve gas attack in Syria

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... that the Assad regime had asked Russia, its closest ally, to investigate the attack after a UN team of chemical weapons experts was unable to enter the country in a dispute over the scope of a planned ...




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