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March 6, 2012


Time for air strikes on Syria: do you agree with John McCain? | Poll

Time for air strikes on Syria: do you agree with John McCain? | Poll

Citizen journalists undertake mission in Syria: 'Bullets don't discriminate'

"Two Americans whose first foray into citizen journalism was filming at an Occupy protest have moved on to one of the most dangerous places in the world for reporters of any skill levelEven for the biggest news organizations in the world, Syria is one of the most challenging locations to report..."

Valerie Amos and Kofi Annan to visit Syria - Monday 5 March 2012


Assad's troops slaughtered us like sheep, claim refugees

"Refugees fleeing though farmland from marauding Syrian troops have claimed forces loyal to Bashar al-Assad are committing war crimes against civilians in Homs, slitting the throats of children and slaughtering their victims "like sheep".Related StoriesObama: Too much loose talk of war has only..."

Chinese envoy to urge Syria ceasefire

Chinese envoy to urge Syria ceasefire

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Influential US Senator Calls for Air Strikes on Syria

Influential US Senator Calls for Air Strikes on Syria

"An influential U.S. senator is calling for U.S.-led military intervention in Syria to stem the slaughter of civilians, assist rebels, and hasten the downfall of President Bashar al-Assad. Republican John McCain of Arizona, who was President Barack Obama’s opponent in the 2008 election, made..."

Obama: Window Remains for Peaceful Solution to Iran Nuclear Issue

International Aid Workers and Diplomats Press Syria on Crisis


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Rastan shelled, envoys aim to end Syria killings

Rastan shelled, envoys aim to end Syria killings

Gulf jabs at Syrian regime also aimed at Iran

"Around a gold-draped hall in Saudi Arabia, Gulf envoys listened to their host denounce the Syrian regime as an enemy of its people and the region. What they really heard were fresh salvos in the Arab Spring's wider war: Saudi leaders and their Gulf partners hoping to deal crippling blows to..."

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new: Canada to 'tighten the vice' on Syria - National Post

"CBC.caCanada to 'tighten the vice' on SyriaNational PostAs more reports emerged from Syria of people being massacred and tortured, Canada announced that it has closed its embassy in the country. John Baird, the Foreign Affairs Minister, also said Canada was widening economic sanctions..."

new: US to renew efforts to press post-election Russia on Syria issue - Washington Post

new: Bearing witness in Syria: A war reporter's last days - Indian Express

new: Venezuela to ship more fuel to Syria as crackdown spreads - Reuters

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“Inside Syria – Can Syria’s Opposition Unite?” al-Jazeera English

"Inside Syria – Can Syria’s opposition unite Part 1 – Al-Jazeera English why Syria’s opposition has been unable to incorporate itself into a strong coalition with a united message and what the divide means for Assad. Guests: Joshua Landis, Syria expert; Randa Slim, scholar,..."

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ماكين يدعو الى شن ضربات جوية في سوريا

ماكين يدعو الى شن ضربات جوية في سوريا

"واشنطن (ا ف ب) - دعا السناتور الاميركي جون ماكين الاثنين الى شن ضربات جوية في سوريا لمساعدة المعارضة في الدفاع عن نفسها ضد القمع الذي يمارسه نظام الرئيس بشار الاسد.واعتبر السناتور الجمهوري وفق مقتطفات من خطاب نشرت مسبقا ان على واشنطن التحرك وهذا الامر سيتطلب من الولايات المتحدة "القضاء على الدفاعات العدوة المضادة للطيران على..."

كوفي انان في دمشق السبت واشتداد الضغط على الرستن في محافظة حمص


جديد: نطالب النظام بالتجاوب مع عنان ووقف القتل - عكاظ

"عكاظنطالب النظام بالتجاوب مع عنان ووقف القتلعكاظتترقب الأوساط العربية والإقليمية باهتمام زيارة مبعوث الأمم المتحدة وجامعة الدول العربية لسورية كوفي عنان إلى القاهرة غدا في مستهل مهمه شاقة، لإيجاد حل للأزمة السورية المستعصية وسبل تنفيذ قرار الجمعية العامة بشأن وقف العمليات العسكرية وتشكيل قوات عربية أممية لحفظ السلام والنظر..."

جديد: فرق الصليب الاحمر والهلال الاحمر تصل الى اثنين من أحياء حمص - رويترز العربية

قائد شرطة دبي يهاجم القرضاوي ويهدد بملاحقته - سي ان ان العربية