Syria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Syrian refugees respond to their 'worst nightmare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | IRIN

    ... of asylum seekers this year. "They're definitely going to be a lot more wary about taking refugees, not just from Syria, but from anywhere in the world. It's inevitable," he said. Anas, a 23-year-old agricultural student who has lived in Paris since ...


  2. On Native GroundDRIFTING Oward Yet Another Disastrous WarRead the original story

    Sep 6, 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.


  3. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia welcomes possible...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | ARMINFO news agency

    ... into the State Duma after the incident with the Russian warplane SU-24, which was shot down by the Turkish F-16 in Syria on the border with Turkey on Tuesday. The pilots managed to catapult but one of them was shot in the air. Pentagon has ...


  4. Analysis - More war, diplomacy not seen breaking Syria stalemateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | The Star Online

    The Syria war is escalating in tandem with intensified diplomacy, but neither growing foreign military intervention nor a revived political track look capable of bringing an end to the 4-1/2-year-old conflict. The risk is a more ferocious proxy war between President Bashar al-Assad's main allies - Russia and Iran - and Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the United States - which back rebels fighting to topple him.


  5. Russian Pilot: Turkish Jets Fired Without WarningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Transitions Online

    The surviving pilot of the Russian fighter jet shot down over Syria on 24 November said the crew received no warnings before Turkish jets fired on them. Pilot Konstantin Murakhtin also told Russian journalists the Su-24 jet never crossed into Turkish territory, TASS reported on 25 November.


  6. Sharmazanov: Incidents Of Downing Of Armenian Helicopter Over...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | Groong

    SHARMAZANOV: INCIDENTS OF DOWNING OF ARMENIAN HELICOPTER OVER KARABAKH AND RUSSIAN PLANE OVER SYRIA HAVE THE SAME MODUS OPERANDI by Tatevik Shahunyan Thursday, November 26, 12:12 The incidents of downing of the Armenian helicopter on the line of contact between the Nagorno-Karabakh and Azerbaijani troops and the Russian plane over Syria have the same modus operandi, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov has told ArmInfo. To note, Sharmazanov is in St. Petersburg on a working visit.


  7. Eduard Sharmazanov To Tell Russian Lawmakers About Armenia's Positive ...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | Groong

    EDUARD SHARMAZANOV TO TELL RUSSIAN LAWMAKERS ABOUT ARMENIA'S POSITIVE OPINION ON RUSSIAN BILL CRIMINALIZING ARMENIAN GENOCIDE DENIAL by Tatevik Shahunyan Thursday, November 26, 13:03 Armenia takes a positive view of the Russian bill on accountability for the denial of the Armenian Genocide in Ottoman Turkey in 1915, Vice Speaker of the Armenian Parliament Eduard Sharmazanov has told ArmInfo. To note, Sharmazanov is in St. Petersburg on a working visit.


  8. Russian jets strike near Turkish borders with SyriaRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 |

    Damascus, Nov 26 : Russia carried out 33 airstrikes at militant positions in Syria's northern province of Aleppo near the Turkish borders, the media reported on Thursday. The strikes, conducted late Wednesday, targeted rebels in the border town of Azaz near Turkey, said the report, adding that guided missiles were used on militant positions in several areas north of Aleppo, Xinhua reported.


  9. Syrian refugees find 'home' in Chicago amid calls for migration restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Chicago Tribune

    ... For nearly four years, Fatima and Fadi Adris and their family have been fleeing the brutal civil war in their native Syria. Before their world collapsed around them, they were living happily in Homs, the nation's third-largest city, where they met, ...


  10. Meet the 'snowball' - the crazy debt deal uncovered by an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Silicon Alley Insider

    A court battle between the Portuguese government and Santander is shedding light on a crazy debt deal that almost sunk the country's railway system. And, according to the ex-banker who fought Portugal's corner, it shows how investment banks "took advantage" of naive governments in the pre-financial crisis years.


  11. Erdogan aims to derail Russia-NATO allianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | The Japan Times

    ... the two Russian Su-24s only crossed the bottom of a very narrow appendix of Turkish territory that dangles down into Syria. As Russian President Vladimir Putin said: "Our pilots, planes did not threaten Turkish territory in any way. " What harm ...


  12. The Wall Street Journal: U.S. accuses Syria of purchasing oil from Islamic StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | MarketWatch

    The Obama administration on Wednesday accused Syria's government of purchasing oil from the Islamic State and sanctioned a Syrian businessman for allegedly facilitating these transactions. The U.S. Treasury Department also sanctioned Russian and Cypriot businessmen and companies for allegedly helping the Syrian central bank evade international sanctions through a web of companies based in Russia, Cyprus and Belize.


  13. Russia deputies seek accountability for Armenia genocide denialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - A Russian MP said on Wednesday, November 25, that his party submitted a bill to parliament on holding to account anyone who denies that the 1915 extermination of Armenians at the hands of the Ottoman Empire was genocide. "We have just submitted a bill on responsibility for failure to acknowledge the fact of a Genocide of Armenians by Turkey in 1915," Sergei Mironov, the leader of the opposition Just Russia party, said in a tweet, a day after the Turkish air force shot down a Russian jet.


  14. US slaps sanctions on Syrian middlemen for facilitating Daesh oil purchasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Al Bawaba

    ... he controls. "HESCO is a Syrian engineering and construction company that operates energy production facilities in Syria, reportedly in areas controlled by ISIL," the department said in a statement. The department also imposed economic penalties on ...


  15. Politician: Su-24 Incident Is Reason For Russia To Acknowledge Armenian GenocideRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Groong

    POLITICIAN: SU-24 INCIDENT IS REASON FOR RUSSIA TO ACKNOWLEDGE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE 17:49, 25.11.2015 Region:Armenia, Russia, Turkey Theme: Politics We are still making many severe statements, but, as usual, the most combat-effective military subdivision was Rosselkhoznadzor , which instantly discovered certain listerias in the Turkish crow. Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny wrote the aforementioned in his blog in connection with the incident of Su-24 in Syria.


  16. The Last Russian ReformerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 |

    ... opinions are brave, firm, and well articulated, but hugely unpopular. Gudkov calls Russia's involvement in Ukraine and Syria "disgraceful adventures" and says the amendments considered by the Duma will be "destructive for the Russian economy," ...


  17. Weekend Roundup: Now It's NATO vs. NATORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Switched

    The Turkish downing of a Russian jet that crossed into its territory while bombing targets in Syria complicates even further the play of contraries in an already bewildering set of Mideast conflicts. The episode introduces a fresh tension that could well pit NATO, of which Turkey is a member, against what Gopalkrishna Gandhi calls a fledgling new NATO, or New Anti-Terror Organization, that French President Francois Hollande is trying to organize globally in the wake of the Paris attacks.


  18. U.S. Rep. Norma Torres meets and supports newly arrived Syrian familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... suburb of Damascus. The family's oldest son, Omar Wawieh, now 19, was at risk of being shot on sight in Syria because he was of “fighting age” and came from a community known for its opposition to the regime of President Bashar ...


  19. No rapid revival of Russia-Turkey ties after Su-24 downing: Russian expertsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Xinhuanet

    ... and calmness, as Russia is stepping up cooperation with Europe, France in particular, on peaceful solutions to the Syria crisis. The international community has urged both sides to be calm after the downing of the Russian warplane. Top diplomats ...


  20. Pilgrims John Alden and Mary Chilton landing at Plymouth from the ship Mayflower 1620Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | The Daily Beast

    ... cheered to learn that one of the more recent refugees to visit Plymouth Rock was 9-year-old Danny Elamri, formerly of Syria. Until March of 2014, Danny and his family had been living in Damascus. He has a sister named Tia, who is three years ...