Author Archives: H4Yk41

Stray bullet ‘kills’ OFW in Syria

MANILA, Philippines – The overseas Filipino worker (OFW) who died in Syria might have been hit by a stray bullet, a migrant workers’ rights group today said. Migrante-Middle East regional coordinator John Monterona said Violeta Cortez, of San Pablo, Laguna, … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Syria president’s denunciation exposes Mideast power struggle

By: Jeffrey Fleishman CAIRO— Syrian President Bashar Assad’s condemnation of fellow Arab leaders exposes the power struggle running through a region where he, and his father before him, helped lead the cause of Arab nationalism. In his first address to … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Qatar: Arab monitors made mistakes in Syria

Qatar’s prime minister said Wednesday the Arab League observer mission in Syria has made “some mistakes” and he was turning to the United Nations for help. Qatari Prime Minister Sheik Hamad bin Jassem Al Thani discussed the monthlong mission with … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Video: An old man was shot by Al-Assad in Karm Al-Zeytoun-Homs-Syria

Video documentation of the indiscriminate attacks on even the elderly in Homs.

Posted in Audio & Video | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Syria Frees 500 Prisoners, but Activists Say Even More Killed

Syria says it has released more than 500 people imprisoned for their role in anti-government protests, but an opposition group accused the regime of torturing and killing an even larger number of jailed people since uprisings began in March. Syrian … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Syria opposition leader Burhan Ghalioun looks to future

Against a backdrop of growing armed revolt in Syria alongside street protests, the main opposition group is planning for a future without President Bashar al-Assad, its leader tells the BBC’s Paul Wood in an interview. Ahmed, a 20-year-old former soldier … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Activists Say Syrian Regime Is Misleading Monitors

Activists accused the Syrian regime Wednesday of misleading Arab League observers by taking them to areas loyal to the government, changing street signs to confuse them and sending regime supporters into rebellious neighborhoods to give false testimony. The monthlong observer … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Leave a comment

Video: Homs- The Handing Over of Files of Detainees to the Monitors in Baba Amr and El Waar

Shown here is a civilian handing over a large number of files to be examined by the monitors. The files contain integral information on the status and reason of why residents were detained in the region.

Posted in Audio & Video | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Analysis – Doubts over Syria rebel army after escalation threat

Threats by Syrian armed insurgents to step up attacks on security forces, just days after their leader announced a truce that was largely ignored, have reinforced doubts over the control top officers exert over rebel fighters on the ground. Colonel … Continue reading

Posted in Article & News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Video: Baba Amr Martyr; Fawaz Nahar

Here lies Baba Amro local who was murdered by the Assad regime via what appears to be stark methods of torture and brutality. The man in the video speaking is showing the observers the martyr as proof of Assad’s relentless … Continue reading

Posted in Audio & Video | Tagged , , | Leave a comment
Page 1 of 1112345...10...Last »