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April 18, 2012

guardian

The international community must wake up to looming Sudan disaster | Simon Tisdall

The international community must wake up to looming Sudan disaster | Simon Tisdall

"As clashes spread between the north and south, why are guarantors of the peace agreement not helping to prevent war?Sudan burns – and the world yawns. Clashes along the north-south border multiply and spread, presaging all-out war – and the UN talks vaguely of new sanctions. Khartoum's..."


Bashar and Asma al-Assad visit Syrian food distribution centre – video

London 2012: Syria Olympic president may be refused entry to Britain

Don't ban the old guard from standing in Arab elections | Sharif Nashashibi

independent

Shots fired in Syria town during UN observer visit

"Two vehicles carrying UN truce monitors sped away from a large crowd of Syrian anti-regime protesters today when what sounded like a gunshot rang out in a Damascus suburb they were touring, according to amateur video posted online. Related StoriesUN observers tour Deraa under the watchful eye..."


Kuwaiti finance minister faces questions over deal to pay 'millions' to Tony Blair’s company for advising royal family

Video: UN wives call on Asma Assad to intervene in Syria crisis

sky news

Weapons to Syria: The Route In.

"A ship suspected of carrying weapons headed for Syria has docked at a Turkish port. The Turkish authorities areexpected to carry out a detailed search of the vessel which was named by the Dogan news agency as the 'Atlantic Cruiser'.This follows an incident last year in which Turkey seized..."


france 24

Turkey stops ship with suspected arms headed for Syria

Turkey stops ship with suspected arms headed for Syria

"Turkey has intercepted a Bermuda-flagged vessel suspected of carrying arms and ammunition to Syria in the Mediterranean, a diplomatic source told AFP on Wednesday."We received information that the vessel has a cargo of arms and ammunition headed for Syria," the source said on condition of anonymity,..."


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new: Plainclothes Syrian agents fire at protesters near UN monitors in Damascus suburb - Toronto Star

"Toronto StarPlainclothes Syrian agents fire at protesters near UN monitors in Damascus suburbToronto StarKarin Laub Associated Press BEIRUT—Plainclothes Syrian security agents opened fire at anti-regime protesters near the cars of UN monitors in a Damascus suburb Wednesday, a witness said...."


new: Turkish officials board ship possibly carrying weapons to Syria - CNN

new: Assads pictured packing food aid after UN wives attack Syrian first lady in ... - National Post

London 2012: Syria Olympic president may be refused entry to Britain - The Guardian

No fans of Assad, Syria's Kurds distrust uprising - The Associated Press

EU planes carrying Syria-bound UN vehicles arrive in Lebanon - The Daily Star

WikiLeaks show debuts in Moscow - Victoria Times Colonist

syria comment

Truce Shaky but neither Arab League nor West have Better Idea as Opposition Militias Fight Among Themselves

"The Annan truce is shaky but neither the Arab League nor the West has a better Idea about what to do in Syria. They opposition militias in the Idlib region are fight among themselves. The growing violence has scared or repulsed many educated and middle-class Syrians, who had been hoping for..."


النهار

موجز

فيلتمان يعرض مع جوده الأوضاع في سوريا

"عرض وزير الخارجية الأردني ناصر جوده في عمان مع مساعد وزيرة الخارجية الأميركية لشؤون الشرق الأدنى جيفري فيلتمان الأوضاع في سوريا والعلاقات الثنائية وآخر المستجدات والتطورات التي تشهدها منطقة الشرق الاوسط ولا سيما منها عملية السلام .واوردت وكالة الأنباء الأردنية "بترا" ان جودة وفيلتمان "عرضا الجهود الأردنية المبذولة لتحريك..."


"الوطن" السورية: الجزائريان القتيلان ليسا صحافيين

معارضون سوريون مستعدون للحوار مع مسؤولين "لم تتلطخ أيديهم بالدماء" موسكو تتهم قوى خارجية بالعمل على إحباط خطة أنان

مجموعة العمل الدولية تدعو رجال الأعمال إلى مقاطعة دمشق العقوبات الاقتصادية حرمت النظام نصف احتياطه النقدي

google

مقتل 24 بينهم 7 مدنيين برصاص قوات الأسد - اليوم السابع

"جريدة نورتمقتل 24 بينهم 7 مدنيين برصاص قوات الأسداليوم السابعقتل 24 شخصا بينهم 7 مدنيين فى أعمال عنف فى سوريا اليوم الأربعاء، بحسب المرصد السورى لحقوق الإنسان، فى وقت يواصل وفد المراقبين الدوليين مهمته لمراقبة وقف إطلاق النار الهش الذى بدأ تطبيقه قبل أسبوع. وفى ريف دمشق، قتلت طفلة تبلغ من العمر تسع سنوات إثر إصابتها برصاص قناص..."


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