• Sunday
  • August 31, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:37am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 58 for tibetan independence movement

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  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

    ... that killed 224 people. Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, who rapped by the name L Jinny, recently posted a picture of himself on Twitter holding up a severed head, The Independent reported. "Chillin' ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

    Dozens of soldiers beheaded as Islamic State captures Syrian military base

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 06:27am by MCT

    ... However, it was not immediately possible to verify the contents of the video independently. The group, previously known as the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and as Isis, has mainly ... and beyond. The Islamic State now holds about a third of Syria, according to the observatory. In New York, the head of the independent UN commission on Syrian war crimes said the Islamic State ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Human Rights Watch says evidence 'strongly suggests’ Syria regime used chlorine gas

    Posted May 13th 2014, 04:18pm by Agence France-Presse in Beirut

    ... CL2 – the symbol for chlorine gas. The group acknowledged it could not “independently confirm” that the chlorine gas cylinders caught on film were packed in the barrel bombs that were dropped ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria announces presidential election as air strikes kill dozens in Aleppo

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 07:44pm by Reuters

    ... but his allies in Russia and in Lebanon’s Shi’ite movement Hezbollah have predicted he will stand and win. Announcing the election on state television, parliamentary speaker Mohamed Jihad al-Laham ... as a peaceful protest movement against President Bashar al-Assad’s rule in March 2011 and turned into civil war after a government crackdown. ...

  5. News - World - SYRIA

    Internet videos show Syrian rebel forces using US anti-tank missiles

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 09:43pm by Reuters

    ... with Assad dominant in central cities and along the Mediterranean coast and the rebels in the interior north and east. It was not possible to independently verify the authenticity of the videos ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

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

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

    ... the Syrian war. Shiite militant and political movement Hezbollah and its allies support Assad, while many of the country's Sunnis back the revolt. Tripoli's Sunnis and Alawites have clashed ...

  7. News - World - SYRIA

    LA gang members claim they have joined Assad’s forces in Syria

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 10:47pm by WASHPOST

    ... on the Middle East Media Research Institute's website, www.memritv.org is subtitled and contains strong profanity. The video could not be independently verified. The Middle East Media Research ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    Toll from barrel bomb raids on Syria’s Aleppo rises to 85

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 06:56pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... a stronghold of the Shiite Muslim movement Hezbollah near the border. Sectarian tensions have soared in Lebanon since Hezbollah announced that it was dispatching fighters to aid Assad’s troops. Much of Lebanon’s Sunni population supports Syria’s Sunni-led rebels, and Lebanese jihadists have claimed a series of attacks targeting the Shiite movement. Al-Nusra Front in Lebanon, a group named after ...

  9. News - World - SYRIA

    Dozens of rival Islamist rebels executed in Syria

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

    ... had been wounded in the fighting. The fact that Nusra Front and Ahrar al-Sham are ideologically similar to the ISIL did not matter," There was no independent confirmation of the report. ...

  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Loyal US ally Albania asked to destroy Syria's chemical weapons

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 10:30pm by NYT

    ... backed Albanian independence after the first world war. The United States ambassador to Tirana, Alexander Arvizu, said "all responsible Nato partners must find a way to contribute" ...




SCMP.com Account