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Syria accuses US, Turkey, France of arming, funding ‘terrorists’

Syria’s foreign minister on Monday accused the United States, France, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Turkey of supporting “terrorism” by funneling arms, money and foreign fighters to rebels seeking to topple President Bashar al-Assad while the U.N. chief decried killings and … Continue reading

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Syria hits back at US over chemical arms allegations

Syria on Monday accused Washington of seeking to topple the Damascus regime by raising fears over its chemical weapons stockpiles, as shelling and air raids killed dozens more civilians, including children. Government forces and rebels, meanwhile, pressed on with their … Continue reading

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Documents Show Russia Ordered Syria to Shoot Down Turkish Jet

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad (L) meets with new Defence Minister, General Daoud Rajha, in Damascus Saudi-owned news agency and their first leak alleges to show Russia was the one who ordered Syria take down the Turkish fighter jet in June, … Continue reading

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Putting Syria Back Together Again

By: Nathaniel Rosenblatt The uprising in Syria is only getting bloodier. Prominent human rights organizations have estimated that the death toll from the conflict now exceeds 30,000 people. And it is only getting worse: More than 300 people were reportedly … Continue reading

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Video: CNN – ‘We have a Plan B for Syria’

Qatari Prime Minister Al Thani tells CNN’s Christiane Amanpour that a “plan b” is being worked on for Syria.

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A day in the life of Damascus, a city at war

By: Phil Sands DAMASCUS // By any standards it was not a quiet day in Damascus, and certainly not peaceful. There were shootings, raids and arrests by security forces, at least one bombing, and helicopter gunships were in the air. … Continue reading

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What Is Iran Doing in Syria?

By: Ali Al-Foneh Until recently, the Islamic Republic’s military involvement in Syria was shrouded in mystery. When The Free Syrian Army paraded alleged members of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) on al-Arabiya this summer, Iranian officials insisted that the … Continue reading

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Video: The Battle for Syria (Documentary)

Watch The Battle for Syria on PBS. See more from FRONTLINE. Watch The Battle for Syria on PBS. See more from FRONTLINE.

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Deaths mounting in Syria

 Four young men were burned to death in Hama province Wednesday when regime forces set fire to a house, an opposition group said. They are among dozens killed Wednesday in the bloody conflict, now a year and a half old. … Continue reading

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Turkish Polls Show Waning Support for Ankara’s Syria Policy

A recent opinion poll in Turkey found that only 18 percent of Turks back their government’s support for the Syrian opposition. The poll was the latest in the last few months showing a collapse in public support and putting pressure … Continue reading

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