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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    UN agency forecasts exodus of 700,000 refugees from Syria

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the needs of refugees from Syria. Since the uprising against Assad erupted in March last year, more than 30,000 people have been killed, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said this week. It said more than 7,000 of those were soldiers and members of the security forces. Wednesday's death toll of over 300- reported by the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Japanese journalist Yamamoto dies after being caught in Syria crossfire

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... just 20, 30 metres away or even closer," said Sato. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the clash occurred in the Suleimaniya district of Aleppo, scene of heavy fighting between ... Reuters in Beirut and Tokyo Japanese journalist killed in crossfire of Syrian war A journalist died of wounds she sustained in a gunfight between Syrian forces and rebels in Aleppo ...

  3. 'War on terror' can't be won by trampling rights

    Posted Jun 08th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on a massive scale under the blind eye of allies and helpful sympathisers it is a breathtaking abuse of human rights that betrays principles championed by the US and its allies and squanders moral ... for public opinion around the world. The US finds its well-earned reputation for respecting human rights under siege as it grapples with grave problems at home and abroad. At such a testing time ...

  4. Assad's exile the only way for Syria

    Posted Jul 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... boosting a death toll that human rights monitors put at more than 19,000 since the uprising began 17 months ago. But for every citizen that the regime kills, for each home that is flattened, ever ... The tide has turned against Syrian president Bashar al-Assad's regime. Although rebels are battling for control of the capital, Damascus, and the second city, Aleppo, civil war having ...

  5. Thoughts of a 'hawkish dove'

    Posted Aug 06th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... are combined- it is not a co-incidence that North Korea is helping Iran in many ways, that Iran is helping Syrians and that both are helping Hezbollah,' he said. 'There are certain kinds ... although the US and other powers were not yet trying to improve ties so that such a role could be properly utilised. 'The right way to tackle the combined challenge of world terror, nuclear ...



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