Syria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. UPDATE 3-Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Reuters

    ... statistics show, even as the country has taken in hundreds of thousands of immigrants from war-torn countries like Syria and Iraq. In recent months, he has argued that more than 3 million people voted fraudulently in the U.S. election, an assertion ...

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  2. Syria regime forces pound Damascus, other areas, kill up to 16 in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Japan Times

    ... at least 13 people had died. He said he could hear explosions coming from Qaboun early on Sunday. Violence in western Syria has increasingly tarnished a shaky cease-fire that took effect on Dec. 30 with the support of Russia, which backs the ...

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  3. Army attacks wrecking ceasefire efforts: rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Otago Daily Times

    Syrian rebel groups who have participated in peace talks said on Sunday that an upsurge in Syrian army shelling and bombing was wrecking the prospects of maintaining a ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey. The rebel groups, mostly backed by Turkey, have attended two rounds of talks in the Kazakh capital Astana.

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  4. Syria regime shelling 'bloody message' before talks: oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Yahoo!

    The leading Syrian opposition body on Sunday lambasted escalating attacks by government forces as a "bloody message" aimed at sabotaging peace talks that are due to open in Geneva next week. The High Negotiations Committee said recent attacks near Damascus, Homs city, and elsewhere were "obstructing the efforts aimed at a political transition in Syria".

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  5. UPDATE 1-U.N. and others play down expectations for Geneva talks on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Reuters

    ... opposed by both Washington and Moscow. U.S. envoy Brett McGurk said the administration was doing a full review of its Syria policy that is due to be completed in the coming weeks, but cautioned against setting expectations too high. "I don't think ...

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  6. Coalition Continues Strikes Against ISISRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... is not classified as a strike. , the operation to eliminate the ISIS terrorist group and the threat it poses to Iraq, Syria, the region and the wider international community. The destruction of targets in Syria and Iraq further limits ISIS' ability ...

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  7. U.N. and others play down expectations for Geneva talks on SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Times of Oman

    UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura delivers a speech at the third day of the 53rd Munich Security Conference at the Bayerischer Hof hotel in Munich, southern Germany, on February 19, 2017. Photo - AFP UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura delivers a speech at the third day of the 53rd Munich Security Conference at the Bayerischer Hof hotel in Munich, southern Germany, on February 19, 2017.

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  8. Canada opens its hearts to Syrian refugeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | CBS News

    Even as the United States debates its policy toward the tide of refugees from Syria, our neighbor to the North is taking steps to offer more and more of them sanctuary, especially the man our Martha Teichner's been talking with... By the time the Istanbul-to-Toronto flight finally landed, Jim Estill had been standing around with his sign for hours. All he knew about the Syrian brother and sister he was meeting at three in the morning was their names, Ahmad and Romav.

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  9. 'Before, Putin Was Unpredictable; Now It's Trump'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Yahoo!

    ... surprised by an erratic and audacious Moscow doing things like unexpectedly seizing Crimea or sending its forces into Syria. Now, it is the other way around. After a month in the White House, Trump has forced Moscow into the role of the reacting ...

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  10. Islamic State posts video of man it says was Egypt church bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | Reuters

    ... Disillusioned by its ill-fated flirtation with democracy, some younger Brotherhood supporters have gone to fight in Syria or joined the local arm of Islamic State, which since 2013 has killed hundreds of soldiers and police in Sinai. BEIRUT Syrian ...

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  11. Use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condoned, says ZarifRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Times of Oman

    ... on February 19, 2017. Photo - AFP Munich: Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to militants in Syria, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons could never be condoned. Damascus this week rejected a ...

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  12. UPDATE 1-Iran's Zarif says use of chemical weapons in Syria cannot be condonedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Reuters

    Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons could never be condoned. Damascus, an ally of majority-Shi'ite Iran, this week rejected a recent Human Rights Watch report that said its military and allied forces had used chemical weapons during their capture of Aleppo last year.

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  13. Life and Death Struggle for the Children of SyriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | OpEdNews

    ... among other children and socializing will be better and may well aid her recovery. This observer, from his time in Syria and among Syrian refugee children in Lebanon has learned that children have a wonderful capacity to help one another when they ...

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  14. Shells hit Damascus, no casualties reported - Hezbollah media unit, witnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Star Online

    Shells hit areas near the centre of the Syrian capital Damascus on Sunday, but there were no immediate reports of casualties, a Reuters witness and a military media unit run by Hezbollah said.

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  15. Syrian government forces press attack on Damascus outskirts: monitors, medicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Reuters

    ... at least 13 people had died. He said he could hear explosions coming from Qaboun early on Sunday. Violence in western Syria has increasingly tarnished a shaky ceasefire which took effect on Dec. 30, backed by Damascus ally Russia and Turkey, which ...

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  16. Syrian regime blasts eastern Damascus leaving 19 deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Al Bawaba

    ... came despite a ceasefire deal brokered by Turkey and Russia that went into effect on December 30 throughout war-torn Syria. Syria has been locked in a vicious civil war since early 2011, when the regime of Bashar al-Assad cracked down on ...

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  17. China says understands South Korean need for security, still opposes missilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Reuters

    ... and war monitors said. MUNICH Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammed Javad Zarif, pointing to Sunni Islamist militants in Syria fighting against its allies in Damascus, told the Munich Security Conference that the use of chemical weapons can never be ...

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  18. Nine killed after Syrian regime strikes funeral in rebel held districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Al Bawaba

    ... in the war, mostly by the regime and its powerful allies, and millions have been displaced both inside and outside of Syria. The brutal tactics pursued mainly by the regime , which have included the use of chemical weapons, sieges, mass executions ...

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  19. Syrian army becomes 24 km from IS-held Palmyra cityRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Xinhuanet

    The Syrian forces have become 24 kilometers from the ancient city of Palmyra in central Syria, as part of an operation to retake the city that was captured for the second time by the Islamic State group last December, a monitor group reported on Saturday. Intense battles are raging between the Syrian army and IS militants in the deserts of Palmyra in the eastern countryside of the central province of Homs, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

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  20. Syria regime shelling of funeral kills 16: monitor9 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | India.com

    Sixteen people, including two women, were killed today when government forces launched a barrage of rockets that hit a funeral on the edges of the Syrian capital, a monitor said. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said "seven rockets and several shells hit areas on the edges of Qabun", a northeastern district of Damascus held by rebels.

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