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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    US Muslim woman convert dies fighting Syrian regime

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by The Guardian

    ... Mansfield Speelman, said. "Evidently, she was fighting with opposition forces." Rami Abdul-Rahman, of the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, said he did not know ... foreigners including an American woman, Syrian TV has reported. The three were believed to have been killed on Wednesday in Idlib province in the north of Syria. Syrian TV broadcast footage ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Rebels overrun largest military airbase in northern Syria

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 08:45pm by AFP

    ... regime warplanes, a watchdog said. “The fighting at Taftanaz military airport ended at 6pm HK timeand the base is entirely in rebel hands,” said Syrian Observatory for Human Rights director Rami Abdel Rahman. The base soon thereafter, however, came under aerial attack by government fighter jets, the Britain-based Observatory said in a later statement. “Warplanes are bombing Taftanaz ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian rebels capture Al-Ward oilfield, fighter pilot as blast rocks Damascus

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Damascus

    ... The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the seizure of the eastern oilfield marked a first by the opposition since the revolt against President Bashar al-Assad's regime erupted in March ... is based in Britain. Yesterday's fighting began at dawn and lasted several hours, said observatory director Rami Abdel Rahman, adding that 40 soldiers guarding the facility were either killed, ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria rebels overrun key Aleppo air base

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 02:47pm by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... Observatory for Human Rights. Rebel groups have been fighting loyalists for Minnigh air base for some eight months, as part of a battle in Aleppo province to stop the regime from using warplanes ... Agence France-Presse in Beirut Rebels fighting to overthrow Syrian President Bashar al-Assad have captured a key air base in the northern province of Aleppo after a months-long battle, ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Almost 150 killed on first day of Syria truce, watchdog finds

    Posted Oct 27th 2012, 03:55pm by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... on Saturday claimed more lives. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said of the 146 people killed in bombings, artillery fire and fighting on Friday, 53 were civilians, 50 were rebels and 43 were members of President Bashar al-Assad’s forces. The Syrian regime and most rebel commanders had agreed to a truce brokered by UN peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi from the start Friday of the four-day ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    Weapons depot blast kills 40 in Homs after rebel rocket attack

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

    ... Observatory for Human Rights, an opposition monitoring group, said. The Haqq Brigade, one of the largest rebel groups in Homs, claimed responsibility for the attack on the country's Army ... was expected to rise because many people remain missing, the Syrian Observatory group said.  ...

  7. News - World - IRAQ

    ISIL militants ride into battle in Syria in US Humvees seized from Iraq

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:43pm by Reuters

    ... of Syria's Aleppo province, the British-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. The vehicles, which appear to have been seized during ISIL's recent Iraqi offensive, were used to gain ... Reuters in Beirut Syrian jihadis' new ride made in USA The Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) battled with rival opposition fighters in northern Syria on Sunday, using ...

  8. News - World - ISLAMIC MILITANCY

    Islamic State frees 70 Kurdish schoolchildren kidnapped in Syria

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 08:46pm by Reuters

    ... The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said parents had reported the release of the children, who are believed to be aged between 13 and 15. The group of 70 were among 153 schoolchildren, most of them boys, abducted on May 29 in the northern province of Aleppo on their way home from sitting school exams. It is not known why the group decided to free the 70 hostages, and the Observatory ...

  9. News - World - SYRIA

    TV reporter shot dead by sniper in Syria hailed as 'martyr'

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... airport," north of Qusayr, state media said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights watchdog also reported the death of Abbas, who worked for state television news channel Al-Ikhbariya, saying she ... Agence France-Presse in Damascus TV reporter killed by sniper hailed as 'martyr' Follow @SCMP_News A reporter for Syrian state television has been killed while covering an army ...

  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Pro-Assad forces kill 175 rebel fighters in ambush south of Damascus

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 01:40am by AP

    ... to have been carrying bags of clothes and bottles of water which were scattered on the ground, suggesting they were moving locations when they were ambushed. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also reported the killings, saying that 70 rebels were killed in yesterday's assault. The Observatory said the number of those killed likely would rise because 89 rebels had ...




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