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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    UK ‘close’ to identifying James Foley’s executioner, as reports point to rapper

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 10:54pm by Reuters

    ... 500 Britons believed to have gone to join the jihadists in Iraq and Syria. Britain's ambassador to the United States, Peter Westmacott, told CNN's State of the Union programme ...

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    Dozens of rival Islamist rebels executed in Syria

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 11:42pm by AFP

    ... closed a border crossing near the town and pulled out the facility's staff, according to the Syrian Revolution Co-ordinating Union, an opposition monitoring group. Abdallah Farraj, a member ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    European response to Syrian refugees ‘pitiful’, says Amnesty

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 03:20pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... that European Union (EU) member states have only offered around 12,000 places to Syrian refugees as part of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ goal of securing 30,000 places. “The EU has ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Saudi Arabia to spend fortune to train new anti-Assad rebel force

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 11:04pm by GDN

    ... organisations. Syrian, Arab and western sources say the intensifying Saudi effort is focused on Jaysh al-Islam- the Army of Islam, or JAI- which was created in September by a union of 43 Syrian groups. ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria peace talks in doubt over opposition rifts

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 06:41pm by Agence France-Presse in Damascus

    ... early on Sunday. Activists of the Syrian Revolution Coordinators’ Union reported four air strikes on rebel-held areas of the provincial capital. In the north, the air force carried out new ...

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    UN seeks fresh Golan troops after Austria pullout

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 10:44am by Agence France-Presse at the United Nations

    ... troops from the Philippines and 193 from India, said Nesirky. A year ago, UNDOF had more than 1,100 troops, but Japan and Croatia have already pulled out in recent months. Fiji has promised some ...

  7. News - World - SYRIA

    Obama officials step up lobbying of Congress members over Syria strike

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... war," McDonough said on CNN's State of the Union . "And then there's obviously risk of reaction and retaliation against our friends," McDonough acknowledged. McDonough also ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    UN says 3 peacekeepers abducted between Israel-Syria

    Posted May 17th 2013, 09:35am by Associated Press at the United Nations

    ... of an announcement, said about 150 troops from Fiji will replace Japanese and Croatian contingents that left. Ladsous reiterated that his department is doing contingency planning for a possible UN ...

  9. News - Asia - SYRIA

    North Korea ‘tried to export gas masks to Syria’

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 01:10pm

    ... and was carrying arms bound for Syria, the paper said. Syria is the subject of sanctions by the European Union, the US and its allies banning the sale of weapons. North Korea is barred by United Nations ...

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    Kurds carve out their own region in northeastern Syria

    Posted Aug 03rd 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... political regime, with President Assad or without him," said Haval Mahmud, a militiaman with the Democratic Union Party, known by its Kurdish-language abbreviation PYD, in Qamishli. "We ...




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