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March 9, 2012

guardian

new: Time photographer tells of deaths in Syria and flight to safety

Time photographer tells of deaths in Syria and flight to safety

"Time magazine's cover story this week carries a lengthy account of the attack in Syria that killed Sunday Times correspondent Marie Colvin and French photographer Remi Ochlik, as told by French photographer William Daniels.It also tells of the harrowing flight from the beleaguered city of Homs..."


new: Kofi Annan calls for peace talks in Syria - video

Homs devastation shocks UN humanitarian chief

UK has no plans to support rebels inside Syria, says Hague

independent

World powers demand access to Iran's nuclear site

"Six world powers have urged Iran to answer questions about suspicions that it is working on nuclear weapons, but stressed that diplomacy was the way forward, in a carefully worded statement that reflected Western sensitivity to Russian and Chinese concerns about being too harsh on Tehran.Related..."


Minister quits and joins rebellion against Assad

UN envoy's Syrian tour condemned as 'useless'

france 24

new: China sending envoy to discuss Syria peace plan

China sending envoy to discuss Syria peace plan

"China said Friday it is sending an envoy to Saudi Arabia, Egypt and France to explain its position on Syria, after Beijing called for an end to the year-long conflict in the Middle East country.China unveiled a six-point peace plan last Sunday, calling for an immediate end to the bloody violence..."


new: Annan 'to visit Syrian refugee camps in Turkey'

new: SYRIA: Syrian opposition rejects Kofi Annan's calls for dialogue

Russia opposes 'unbalanced' new UN draft on Syria

voice of america

Tripoli Questions Russian Claims of Libyan Training for Syrian Opposition

Tripoli Questions Russian Claims of Libyan Training for Syrian Opposition

"Libya's interim prime minister says he does not believe Russian allegations that the transitional government in Tripoli is helping to train armed opponents of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Libya is asking for U.S. help to apprehend members of the former Gadhafi government. Russia's U.N...."


UN Envoy Warns Against Arming Syrian Rebels

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google news

new: As Defections in Syria Mount, Rebels Are Said to Reject Talks - New York Times

"Sydney Morning HeraldAs Defections in Syria Mount, Rebels Are Said to Reject TalksNew York TimesBEIRUT, Lebanon — An international diplomatic effort to nudge Syria's president toward peace talks ran into difficulties on Friday even before it got under way when the leader of the main exile..."


new: UN prepares food stocks for 1.5 million Syrians - msnbc.com

Report: Senior Syria officers defect to Turkey amid persisting crackdown - Haaretz

The dangerous complexity of Syria - Haaretz

US assails UNESCO over Syria's rights role - National Post

US, Jordan Discuss Securing Syria Cache - Wall Street Journal

syria comment

“Syria’s Currency Plunges, Raising Fears of Economic Chaos and Poverty,” by Joshua Landis

"The exchange rate of the Syrian Pound has reportedly plunged to the 103 range against the dollar at mid-day Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 in Damascus. This is a loss of over 50% since the beginning of the uprising. Over the last month, the pound has begun to weaken significantly which has received..."


فرانس 24

جديد: كوفي انان سيزور مخيمات اللاجئين السوريين في تركيا

كوفي انان سيزور مخيمات اللاجئين السوريين في تركيا

"انقرة (ا ف ب) - افاد مصدر تركي الجمعة ان مبعوث الامم المتحدة والجامعة العربية الى سوريا كوفي انان سيزور قريبا في تركيا مخيمات اللاجئين السوريين الذين فروا من اعمال العنف في بلادهم وسيجري محادثات مع المسؤولين الاتراك.وقال دبلوماسي لوكالة فرانس برس ان "انان اعرب لنا عن رغبته في المجيء قريبا الى تركيا واعطينا موافقتنا"، موضحا ان..."


google

جديد: موسكو تعارض مشروع قرار "غير متوازن" طرحته واشنطن حول سوريا (أ ف ب) | 3:27PM المزيد - جريدة الأخبار

"جريدة الأخبارموسكو تعارض مشروع قرار "غير متوازن" طرحته واشنطن حول سوريا (أ ف ب) | 3:27PM المزيدجريدة الأخبارأعلنت الأمم المتحدة، اليوم، أن حوالى مليون ونصف مليون نسمة بحاجة إلى مساعدات غذائية في سوريا، بينما أعلنت منظمة الصحة العالمية أنها تعمل على تقويم الاحتياجات الطبية في العديد من المدن. أما نائب وزير الخارجية الروسي،..."


جديد: اموس تزور مخيما للاجئين السوريين في تركيا - رويترز العربية

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