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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    Shots from Syria hit Israel-occupied Golan Heights, says military

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem Shots from Syria hit Golan: army Shots fired from Syria hit the central Israeli-occupied Golan Heights, a military spokeswoman said yesterday, causing ... with Syrian shells crashing in the occupied Golan and Israel firing in retaliation. Last week, projectiles from Syria hit Mount Hermon, which caused the popular site to close down for visitors. ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria's Krak des Chevaliers Crusader fortress charred and battered in war

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 05:53am by AFP

    ... and a victim of the country's three-year civil war. The army seized the medieval fortress on Thursday after fierce fighting in the village of Al-Hosn in central Syria, routing rebels who captured ... Islamist fighters also occupied the Krak, including jihadists from Al-Nusra Front, al-Qaeda's Syria affiliate, and from the Jund al-Sham group. The fighters were routed after fierce fighting ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

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

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

    ... could tackle the central issue that divides the two sides- Syria's political future and that of Assad- but both sides adopted entrenched positions. Syria's government delegation ... when a date is set. "We did not expect an easy ride in the talks but we have to persist until we find a solution for our people," she said. Homs, occupying a strategic location ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria’s Assad criticises US on strike threat in interview with China TV

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 05:11pm by Reuters in Beijing

    ... inspectors were staying in central Damascus. “We also have confessions made by the terrorists who transported the materials from the neighbouring countries,” he said in the interview. Under ... “Syria has been manufacturing chemical weapons for decades so it’s normal for there to be large quantities in the country. “We are a nation at war, we’ve got territories that have been occupied ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian rebels make slow headway in south

    Posted Jan 31st 2013, 04:03pm by Reuters in Amman

    ... by Islamist militants, say residents and dissidents. Rebel activity is minimal west of Deraa, where military bases proliferate near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights. Insurgents have captured some ... city. They have also captured some towns in the east, across the border from Iraq’s Sunni heartland of Anbar province, and in central Syria near the mostly Sunni cities of Homs and Hama. ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Car bomb kills 50 in Syria as air strikes pound rebels

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 06:03am by AFP

    ... and the opposition held talks on an overhaul. The suicide car bomb attack on a military post in the central province of Hama struck early Monday, killing at least 50 government troops and loyalist ... of continuing the fighting,” he said. Gunfire from the Syrian side of the armistice line hit an Israeli military vehicle in the the occupied Golan Heights on Monday, the Israeli army said. “Apparently ...



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