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  1. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian border town is 'about to fall', warns Turkey

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 04:17am by Reuters

    ... Kobani. Turkish police fired tear gas and water cannon at dozens of demonstrators in a field near the border. Thousands across Turkey's predominantly Kurdish southeast have taken to the streets protesting in solidarity for Kobani. One young pro-Kurdish protester was killed in the southeastern city of Mus while police used tear gas and water canon to disperse angry protests ...

  2. News - World - SYRIA

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

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

    ... on Sunday that Britain was using a great deal of resources to identify the suspect, including voice-recognition technology. He said he could not give more details, but added: "I do know from my ... in Syria and Iraq could last a generation. He said Britain was devoting "significant resources to tackle this problem for the long term". Reuters, Associated Press ...

  3. News - World - SYRIA

    Transfer of Syrian chemical weapons complete: Pentagon

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 09:43am by Agence France-Presse in Washington and Reuters in Slaviansk

    ... secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby. “Cape Ray departed the Italian port of Gioia Tauro this afternoon for international waters in the Mediterranean Sea, where neutralisation operations will soon ...

  4. News - World - SYRIA

    Three years after revolt to topple him began, Assad retains grip on power

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 05:54am by WASHPOST

    ... triggering a rift between that group and al-Qaeda's main Syrian affiliate, Jabhat al-Nusra, that has erupted in fighting in the east of the country. The divisions have diverted resources ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. News - World - SYRIA

    UN spotlights trauma of Syrian refugee children

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 03:44pm by AFP

    ... six months of this year, and 1,000 cared for in the vast Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan. The massive influx of Syrians has stretched food, water, healthcare and accommodation resources ...

  7. News - World - SYRIA

    Homs evacuations resume as Syria peace talks falter

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 12:27pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... and water to Homs and other cities where thousands of civilians are trapped by fighting. ...

  8. News - World - SYRIA

    Syria calls for money, vehicles to move chemical weapons

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 11:00pm by AP

    ... vehicles and other resources to move chemicals out of Syria for destruction. "Without these resources it will be difficult if not impossible for Syria and for all OPCW to implement ...

  9. News - World - SYRIA

    European response to Syrian refugees ‘pitiful’, says Amnesty

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

    ... us back to the Turkish waters and left us in the middle of the sea.” In Bulgaria, Amnesty said it had found refugees “living in squalid conditions in containers, a dilapidated building and in tents.” “It is deplorable that many of those that who have risked life and limb to get here, are either forced back or detained in truly squalid conditions with insufficient food, water or medical ...

  10. News - World - SYRIA

    Syrian war refugees fight EU red tape

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 06:24am by NYT

    ... clapping. They had been at sea for six days, drinking fetid water, enduring a terrifying storm. The Syrian exodus has become one of the gravest global refugee crises of recent decades. More than two ...




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