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Egypt's Army Says Morsi Role at Syria Rally Seen as Turning Point

Egypt's Army Says Morsi Role at Syria Rally Seen as Turning Point

Army concern about the way President Mohamed Morsi was governing Egypt reached a tipping point when the head of state attended a rally packed with hardline fellow Islamists calling for holy war in Syria, military sources said. At the June 15 rally, Sunni Muslim clerics used the word...

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Mihraç Ural, a man with a long history of terrorism: Full Profile

Mihraç Ural, a man with a long history of terrorism: Full Profile

'Banias Butcher' denied in an interview with Zaman alwasl any responsibility regarding the last bloody massacres in Banias, assuring his full right to defend Syria against the Islamists and Jihadis. Mihraç Ural, who is believed to be behind Bayda Massacres in May...

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Car bomb rocks Damascus neighbourhood: watchdog

Car bomb rocks Damascus neighbourhood: watchdog

A powerful car bomb rocked a district of the Syrian capital Damascus overnight, injuring several members of the security forces, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Tuesday . " A large explosion apparently caused by an explosive device placed inside...

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New massacre in Kafr Batna, killing 14

New massacre in Kafr Batna, killing 14

  At least 14 people were killed in army shelling on a rebel village near the Syrian capital on Tuesday, as violence raged in flashpoint areas of Damascus and in the central city of Homs, a watchdog said. The shelling comes a day after a powerful car bomb rocked the...

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Syrian rebels threaten to target Shi'ite villages in Aleppo

Syrian rebels threaten to target Shi'ite villages in Aleppo

Syrian rebels in the northern province of Aleppo on Monday threatened to seize two Shi'ite Muslim villages that back President Bashar al-Assad unless they surrendered to the opposition. Activists say both Nubl and Zahra villages had been reinforced by Assad's allies in the...

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Human Rights Watch denies beheading claims of three Franciscan friars

Human Rights Watch denies beheading claims of three Franciscan friars

Human Rights Watch has dismissed reports that three Franciscan friars were beheaded in Syria in a graphic video that emerged on YouTube this week. The findings by HRW back claims that the footage was used for propaganda by Bashar al-Assad's regime.  According to an in-depth...

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U.N.'s Ban fears for 2,500 civilians trapped in Syria's Homs

U.N.'s Ban fears for 2,500 civilians trapped in Syria's Homs

Some 2,500 civilians are trapped in the Syrian town of Homs, the scene of heavy fighting, the spokesman for U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said in a statement on Tuesday according to Reuters. Ban called on the warring sides to do their utmost to avoid civilian casualties. He was...

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Syria’s Annual Inflation Hits 200%: Report

Syria’s Annual Inflation Hits 200%: Report

In an attempt to beat Western sanctions and halt the fall in the Syrian pound, the Assad regime – with the help of Iran, Russia, and China –  has begun conducting all of its business in rials, roubles, and renminbi.  This decision supplements other existing arrangements between...

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Islamic law council of Aleppo issues a fatwa banning  Muslim women from wearing

Islamic law council of Aleppo issues a fatwa banning Muslim women from wearing "immodest" dress

    Islamist rebels in Syria's northern city of Aleppo issued an order on Monday banning women from dressing in what it considered provocative styles, angering some locals who accuse the group of overstepping its powers.   The Islamic law council of Aleppo's...

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National Coalition accuse Assad of changing demographic in Homs

National Coalition accuse Assad of changing demographic in Homs

  National Coalition accused the Assad regime by targeting the state institutions in the city of Homs, particularly the Land Registry building in Homs.   The coalition considered In a statement, that such actions came alongside with regime's attempts to change the...

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WND: Syria 'used Chinese intel to bomb' U.S. arms shipment

WND: Syria 'used Chinese intel to bomb' U.S. arms shipment

Intelligence provided by China was utilized by Syria’s air force to bomb a Western weapons shipment on its way to arm the Syrian rebels, according to informed Middle Eastern security officials. WND website reported. The officials said the air strike was carried out Saturday just as the...

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Iraq/Jordan/Turkey: Syrians Blocked from Fleeing War

Iraq/Jordan/Turkey: Syrians Blocked from Fleeing War

 Iraqi, Jordanian, and Turkish border guards are pushing back tens of thousands of people trying to flee  Syria .  Iraq ,  Jordan , and Turkey  have either closed numerous border crossings entirely or allowed only limited numbers of Syrians to cross, leaving tens of...

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Homs local Council pleas National  coalition and chief of Staff for an urgent act

Homs local Council pleas National coalition and chief of Staff for an urgent act

The war on the besieged city is fateful,  Head of Homs Local council said  in a message delivered to the national Council and to the Chiefs of Staff ; losing the city will be big loss to the revolution and to the opposition, losing the war will be unbearable tough loss, he...

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Graffiti makes the rubbles of Homs alive

Graffiti makes the rubbles of Homs alive

Social media circulated 'graffiti' photos from Homs by the well-knows FaceBook page "lens of young Homsi". Weam, artist and media activist, with Kurdish roots tried with to send a message that owners of these demolished buildings are still here and who left we come back very...

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National coalition pleas International leader on Homs

National coalition pleas International leader on Homs

 National coalition pleas International leader on Homs, Activists warn of hit by chemical weapons . Assad's forces launched a major offensive in the last two days against rebels in Homs, a centre of the two-year-old uprising, in their latest drive to secure an axis connecting...

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2630 Victims tortured to death, NGO

2630 Victims tortured to death, NGO

Hundreds  of interviews have been conducted with  of torturing victims by Assad's Armed Troops, all of them have expressed methods of unified and systematic torturing methods in all of the Syrian Governorates which led to kill 2630 citizen under torture. Human Rights Network...

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Islamic groups restrict freedom of speech in Liberated areas

Islamic groups restrict freedom of speech in Liberated areas

  Islamic groups restrict freedom of speech in Liberated areas, Journalist being arrested for a comment. One of Shariah's Courts in the western Rural, north Aleppo, has ordered to arrest Media activist "Abdullah Marei" over his criticism to a leader in Islamic group who dominated...

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Syrian women refugees to exhibit their skills in Atmeh camp

Syrian women refugees to exhibit their skills in Atmeh camp

  ' Maram' Organization for Relief and Development establish handcrafts center for clothing and textiles, where the Syrian woman who lives in the camp of olive trees near Atmeh on the Syrian border - Turkish, can be more actively involved in the field of weaving textiles and...

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