Syria Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Why Iran won't give up SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... and its allies " on track to defeat " the Islamic State; to " have jump-started a process to resolve the civil war in Syria "; and to defend Israel and other U.S. allies from aggression mounted by Iran and its proxies. Here's the problem: The last ...


  2. Syrian war: As neighbors seek border enclaves, a de facto partition?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Christian Science Monitor

    The agreement between the United States and Turkey to establish some form of protected zone in northern Syria that is free of the extremist Islamic State heralds a potentially significant shift in Syria's grueling civil war. While the details of how the countries will enforce the zone remain unclear, its implementation coincides with Syria's acknowledgement that a long-heralded contraction of territory under its control is necessary.


  3. On Native GroundKEEPING it Real: Martin Luther King's Progressive VisionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2013 | American Reporter

    Sometime in the next week or so, U.S. warships are going to launch cruise missile strikes against targets in Syria. A wide majority of Americans oppose doing this.


  4. Syrian jet crashes into market, 12 killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    A general view shows a plane that belongs to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad after it crashed in Daraa, Syria June 11, 2015. REUTERS photo At least 12 people were killed when a Syrian army fighter jet crashed into a busy marketplace in the rebel-held northwestern town of Ariha on August 3, a monitor said.


  5. 'So-called progress': U.S. admits ISIL is just as strong as when bombing campaign began a year agoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    ... stemming their losses. The assessments will be a bitter blow to an administration that has tried to talk up success in Syria and Iraq and suggested ISIL was losing ground. Their military strategy relies on an aerial bombing campaign and a ...


  6. Syrian civil war: Zaatari Refugee Camp now 9th largest city in JordonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Age

    ... who planted a garden because he was tired of looking at the desert. But dozens of others leave every week to return to Syria, saying it's better to risk death than live in limbo in a camp where jobs are few, a third of children don't attend school ...


  7. Reality check: The writing, literally, was on the wallRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    Hebrew grafitti at the Dawabsha family home in Duma where a fire engulfed the house after a molotov cocktail was thrown at it. How can Israelis be shocked by the petrol- bombing murder of 18-month-old toddler Ali Dawabsha in the West Bank village of Duma? It's not as if this is the first time a young Palestinian boy has been deliberately burnt to death by extremist right-wing Israelis, or has the country already forgotten last year's sickening abduction and murder of Muhammad Abu Khdeir? Nor is it the first time Arab villages have been the target of settler violence.


  8. Differences growing between Tehran, AnkaraRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Trend

    It is clear for everyone that the military operation in Syria and Iraq against the terrorist organization "Islamic State" will not end soon. And at the same time no one can guarantee that in case of a complete elimination of the IS, the "bloody caliphate" will not be replaced by another terrorist organization.


  9. Eight million civilians living in state of fear in Syria, IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Times

    NEW YORK The Islamic State has engaged in widespread and systematic human rights violations of the most serious kinds in Syria and Iraq, brutally forcing some eight million people to assimilate, flee or face death, according to a United Nations expert. "These violations may amount to genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and widespread attacks on the civilian population," Ben Emmerson, the UN special rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism, said in his report.


  10. After 3 years, Jordan refugee camp for Syrians now a cityRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    In this Wednesday, July 29, 2015 photo, an elderly Syrian refugee woman stands outside her shelter surrounded with flowers she planted, at Zaatari refugee camp, in Mafraq, Jordan. On Zaatari"TMs anniversary this past week, the transformation from tent camp to city symbolizes the failure of rival world powers to negotiate an end Syria"TMs war.


  11. Iran is already banking on the lifting of sanctions; vow to raise oil production to 1 million bpd.Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... director of Russia's Union of Gas and Oil Industrialists told RIA Novosti , however, that as soon as the situation in Syria is stabilized, Russian oil and gas companies are likely to revive their contracts with that government. Gissa Guchetl told ...


  12. Top US, Russian, Saudi diplomats meet in QatarRead the original story

    Yesterday | Debka

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has announced a joint meeting Sunday with US Secretary of State John Kerry and Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir during a 48-hour visit to the Qatari capital, Doha. Kerry will be coming from Cairo.


  13. Likud minister heckled at anti-violence rally in Tel AvivRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Times of Israel

    ... of a "Jewish Daesh," an acronym used for the terror group the Islamic State which controls large swaths of land in Syria and Iraq. "This is not how you fight Jewish terror," she said, addressing Netanyahu and other right-wing politicians she blamed ...


  14. Highest number of Syria air strikes recorded in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Jazeera

    More than 1,600 civilians have been killed during the month of July, majority were killed due to air strikes and barrel bombs [AFP] Syrian government has conducted nearly 7,000 air strikes during the month of July, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, making it the most intense bombing reported in one month since the beginning of the conflict in 2011. At least 6,673 air strikes were recorded during the month of July, including 3,654 barrel bombs dropped by government helicopters on 13 out of 14 Syrian provinces, the UK-based monitoring group said in its report on Saturday.


  15. Moscow Planning To Block 'Extremist' Propaganda Amid 'Global Fight' On ISRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Weekday Magazine

    ... they were affiliated to the Caucasus Emirate militant group. And while there is also no evidence that militants in Syria are returning to Russia in droves to fight, the Caucasus Emirate in Daghestan announced last week that it had appointed as its ...


  16. In Germany, Asylum-Seekers Could Fill A Chronic Workforce NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News 88.9 KNPR

    Just ask German pharmacist Julia al-Erian, who tries in English to engage a young Arab man who is trying to buy acne cream. He gives her a blank stare, so she tries explaining in German how the medicated lotion works.


  17. The Invisible Railroad for Syrian RefugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Al Jazeera

    Ahmad Khalil knew that his family's days in Syria were numbered when security forces and militia cordoned off his neighbourhood in Damascus in April 2013. He says the massacre began shortly after.


  18. Jonathan Pollard - " Cruel Injustice.Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Jerusalem Post

    Why is the US justice system continuing to punish Jonathan Pollard even as they announce the date of his incarceration? Now that he has served his unjust thirty years prison sentence, they are insisting that he must remain in the states for a further five years even though his wife lives in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel. This is where he wants to spend the rest of his life and end his days.


  19. 25 Years of American Terrorism is Paying Off:Read the original story

    Saturday | BrothersJudd Blog

    ... in Turkey have influence from just north-east of Aleppo to the Iraqi border. They also control Irfin in north-western Syria. Isis controls the area between the Kurds - and it is here that the Turks want to enforce a safe haven, one effect of which ...


  20. Nusra attacked the Unicorns. (Division 30) Washington is amazed! AmazedRead the original story

    Saturday | Sic Semper Tyrannis 2005

    "... the American-aligned unit, known as Division 30, in fighting off the assault, according to an American military spokesman and combatants on both sides. The strikes were the first known use of coalition air power in direct battlefield support of fighters in Syria who were The attack on Friday was mounted by the Nusra Front, which is affiliated with Al Qaeda.