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September 15, 2012


new: US police question film-maker linked to controversial anti-Islam movie

US police question film-maker linked to controversial anti-Islam movie

"Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, 55, interviewed by police but not arrested or detained as protests continue across Middle EastA film-maker thought to be behind a crude movie that sparked anti-American riots across the Muslim world has been questioned by police in California, as President Barack Obama..."

In Praise of Hatred by Khaled Khalifa – review

Obama honours officials killed in Libya who 'embraced the American ideal'

Romney campaign uses anti-US unrest to paint Obama as foreign policy failure

Anti-western violence gripping the Arab world has little to do with a film


British embassy in line of fire as anger engulfs Muslim world

"The wave of anti-Western fury triggered by the notorious Prophet Mohamed film appeared to be rippling across the entire Muslim world last night, as outraged protesters held demonstrations and attacked Western embassies.Related StoriesDemonstrations over film that mocks Islam spreadJolie stars..."

The forgotten massacre

'We'd do anything for Israel, but we don't do that,' say Mossad's female secret weapons

Weapons imports to Syria are 'grave sin', insists Pope

washington post

In Turkey, Alawite sect sides with Syria's Assad

"SAMANDAG, Turkey — When the first families of Syrian war refugees straggled into this seaside city a few months ago, the locals offered a wary welcome. Last week, they kicked them all out. This ancient pilgrimage town in southern Turkey is populated by Alawites, adherents of a heterodox offshoot..."

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UN Syria Envoy Says Mission 'Nearly Impossible'

"The international peace envoy to Syria has met with President Bashar al-Assad, and says the crisis in the country is getting worse. Lakhdar Brahimi met with Assad in Damascus Saturday, their first meeting since Brahimi took over as the U.N. and Arab League special envoy.  The meeting took..."


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new: Peace envoy Brahimi says Syria crisis is global threat

"DAMASCUS, (Reuters) - International mediator Lakhdar Brahimi said after talks with President Bashar al-Assad that the escalating Syrian conflict posed a global danger. "We discussed the Syrian crisis and I repeat, this crisis is very dangerous," Brahimi told reporters after he met Assad for..."

Peace envoy Brahimi holds key talks in Syria

Maliki tells Syrian opposition to learn from Iraq

Pope leaves for three-day Lebanon visit

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new: UN envoy Angelina Jolie visits Syria refugees in Iraq - CNN

"AFPUN envoy Angelina Jolie visits Syria refugees in IraqCNNBaghdad (CNN) -- Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie visited a Syrian refugee camp in Baghdad and met senior government officials Saturday on a visit to Iraq in her role as a special envoy for the U.N.'s refugee agency. Jolie and Foreign..."

new: Dozens killed in Syria clashes, shelling: NGO - AFP

Al Maliki backs Syrian people's wish for reform -

International Peace Envoy to Meet With Syrian Leader - New York Times

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News Round Up (Sept 12, 2012)

"Syria Comment is working again. There was a problem with the server. Thanks to those who helped guide me through the fix, particularly to Camille. Mounting calls in Israel for Western military intervention to topple the Assad regime are being sounded. Amos Yadlin, head of the country’s..."

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جديد: الاسد يدعو خلال لقائه الابراهيمي الى حوار سوري

الاسد يدعو خلال لقائه الابراهيمي الى حوار سوري

"دمشق (ا ف ب) - دعا الرئيس السوري بشار الاسد خلال لقائه المبعوث الاممي والعربي الاخضر الابراهيمي اليوم السبت في دمشق الى حوار سوري "يرتكز على رغبات جميع السوريين".ونقل التلفزيون الرسمي السوري عن الاسد قوله "ان المشكلة الحقيقية في سوريا هي الخلط بين المحور السياسي وما يحصل على الارض"، مشيرا الى ان "العمل على المحور السياسي مستمر..."


جديد: أنجلينا جولي في العراق لدعم اللاجئين السوريين - العربية نت

"العربية نتأنجلينا جولي في العراق لدعم اللاجئين السوريينالعربية نتبدأت الممثلة الأمريكية وموفدة الأمم المتحدة الخاصة أنجلينا جولي، زيارة إلى العراق تهدف إلى التعرف إلى أوضاع اللاجئين السوريين الفارين من أعمال العنف الدامية في بلدهم المجاور. والتقت جولي في بغداد السبت وزير الخارجية هوشيار زيباري، حيث جرى بحث واستعراض "أوضاع..."

جديد: قال الأخضر الإبراهيمي عقب لقائه الأول مع الرئيس الأسد في دمشق إن اللقاء "شكَّل خطوةً أولى للتعامل مع الأزمة في سوريا" - بي بي سي العربية

زمان الوصل

جديد: إن لم تستحوا من تاريخكم القذر فاستحوا من دم الشهداء

"كلما نسيناهم ونسينا أشكالهم يصروا أن يخرجوا علينا بوسائل الأعلام المختلفة ليعكروا صفو حياتنا ليزيدوا آلامنا بأطلالاتهم القذرة وبكلامهم الممجوج وبقلة أدبهم وبغبائهم المركب . يطل علينا عبد الحليم خدام ليقول ( لاأنوي رئاسة الحكومة الأنتقاليه)وليطل علينا رفعت الأسد ليقول ( مابقى بدي سلطة ) وليطل علينا مناف طلاس ليقول ( لاأطمح بمنصب..."

جديد: عندما انشق "الفن التشكيلي" وانضم إلى الثورة

جديد: الابراهيمي بعد لقائه الأسد: الأزمة السورية خطر على العالم

جديد: الدّم السّوريّ ...... وغضبة الجماهير العربية .

جديد: عدد اللاجئين السوريين في تركيا بلغ 81 الف لاجئ