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Tweet BlenderRafifJ: Irish woman in #Dublin said "We feel shame. We want to help #Syria but don't know how." Others cried. All gave new ideas. #solidarity
2 hours agoRafifJ: Eliminate the root cause of the problem and we'll eventually be all right. #HangAssad #Syria
2 hours agoNuffSilence: The liberation of the biggest regime military base in #Idlib hardly got any coverage... http://t.co/rdsNh2U580 #Syria
3 hours agoUgariti_Homsi: Some govts want Assad to stay in power b/c he represents minorities in #Syria. Messed up logic!
5 hours agoUgariti_Homsi: 8 Hezbollah fighters flew to hell this morning onboard of FSA airlines ;)
10 hours agoDublinRCC: Inspiring talk by @RafifJ Rape as a Weapon of War #Syria Chaired by @DublinRCC CEO EllenO'Malley D @the_yfactor @NWCI http://t.co/C3CFypLHqH
10 hours agoNuffSilence: Who said Russia Today is not a bunch of Putin propagandists motherfuckers? http://t.co/V1xIniy8ET #Syria
11 hours agoNuffSilence: Vicious circle:Assad will only step down if he felt solid western push to oust him,& that push won't come until pol solution is exhausted.
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Daily Archives: June 24, 2012
As the search continues for two pilots of a Turkish military jet shot down over the Mediterranean Sea, Syria says the shooting was not an act of aggression and that the aircraft violated its airspace. While the Turkish foreign ministry … Continue reading
By: Don Melvin BRUSSELS, Belgium – Members of disparate Syrian groups opposed to the rule of President Bashar Assad tried Sunday in Brussels to hash out their differences and plan for a democratic transition. The different opposition groups are riven … Continue reading
By: Abigail Fielding-Smith Dozens of people were killed in fresh violence in Syria over the weekend as international powers were considering whether to meet later this week to address the failure of the international envoy Kofi Annan’s plan to halt … Continue reading
By: Alison McMeekin Australia has imposed tougher sanctions on Syria to increase pressure on the Assad regime to end the bloodshed. Foreign Affairs Minister Bob Carr announced this morning the new sanctions covered trade in oil, petroleum, financial services, telecommunications … Continue reading
By: Joe Parkinson and Nour Malas ISTANBUL, Turkey — Turkey raised the stakes in a confrontation over a military jet shot down by Syria on Friday, saying the plane was over international waters when the incident took place—contrary to accounts … Continue reading
Seven bodies were found in the city of Aleppo today. Their bodies held signs of sever torture and mutilation, some were even set on fire. These men were killed by Syrian security forces and shabiha.
Syrian activists have reported violence in different parts of the country, saying nearly 40 people were killed. The deadliest incident was in the northern town of Ariha where a shell hit a home killing seven members of the same family, … Continue reading
A Human Rights Watch report issued on June 15, 2012, documents cases of sexualized violence in detention and home raids that occurred primarily between March 2011 and March 2012. “Samih” told HRW that he was detained at the Political Security … Continue reading
Syrian nationals who’ve lived in Jordan for decades say they’re being punished for protesting against President Assad’s government. Many say the Syrian embassy is refusing to process their passport applications and other official documents.
By: Don Melvin BRUSSELS — Members of disparate Syrian groups opposed to the rule of President Bashar Assad tried Sunday in Brussels to hash out their differences and plan for a democratic transition. The different opposition groups are riven by … Continue reading