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November 30, 2012


Israel's Netanyahu: Palestinian victories at UN 'change nothing'

"Anticipating a stinging diplomatic defeat at the United Nations, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that a vote there to upgrade the Palestinians' status to a non-member state would "change nothing," insisting that only negotiations with Israel could bring about Palestinian..."

Internet shutdown in Syria creates information void

Palestinian warring factions unite ahead of historic UN vote

Palestinian rivals unite to celebrate UN statehood vote


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US Urges Increased Humanitarian Aid to Syria

"U.S. officials are calling for more international aid to Syria's population, with nearly half a million Syrians now refugees from the 20-month-long uprising against President Bashar al-Assad.  U.S. Ambassador to Syria Robert Ford says the United States will press others in the international..."

Government Cuts Internet Access Across Syria

UN Envoy Warns of Worsening Syria Situation


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new: FSA air defense challenges al-Assad aerial superiority

"Beirut, Asharq Al-Awsat – Syrian rebels have shot down two al-Assad regime military aircraft in two days utilizing surface-to-air missiles in what may represent a major shift in the balance of power in Syria between the al-Assad regime and the Free Syrian Army [FSA]. The FSA managed to..."

new: Fighting cuts access to Damascus airport, flights suspended

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new: "Friends of Syria" Meet in Japan - Voice of America

"AFP"Friends of Syria" Meet in JapanVoice of AmericaFighting raged around Syria's main airport Friday and an Internet blackout continued throughout the country as diplomats from more than 60 countries met in Tokyo to tighten sanctions against President Bashar al-Assad's government...."

new: Internet down nationwide in Syria - USA TODAY

UNHCR Syria assessment team finds acute humanitarian needs in Homs - Reuters AlertNet

Austrian soldiers wounded in Syria taken to Israel - Jerusalem Post

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“The Struggle for Abu Kamal: Peace after Defeating the Dictator’s Forces,” by Asaad al-Saleh

"The Struggle for Abu Kamal: Peace after Defeating the Dictator’s Forces by Asaad al-Saleh, and Assist. Prof. at a the University of Utah Located on the bank of the Euphrates near the borders with Iraq, Abu Kamal, the city and its towns, has been an active participant in the revolution. The..."

Opposition Claims 4 Jets Shot down Today – The Alawite Existential Dilemma

Syria: the Strategic Prize for New and More Religious Sunni Leaders of the Middle East

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جديد: "اصدقاء الشعب السوري" يتفقون على تعزيز الضغط على الاسد

"طوكيو (ا ف ب) - دعت مجموعة عمل "اصدقاء الشعب السوري" اليوم الجمعة في طوكيو الى تعزيز الضغط على نظام بشار الاسد كما حثت الاسرة الدولية على الوحدة لفرض التغيير في سوريا.ودانت المجموعة في بيان صدر باسم 63 دولة شاركت في الاجتماع الى جانب الجامعة العربية ومجلس التعاون الخليجي والاتحاد الاوروبي "عمليات القتل وقصف المناطق السكنية المستمرة..."

جديد: استمرار انقطاع الاتصالات عن سوريا والمعارك في محيط مطار دمشق

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جديد: مبررات علماء السلطان ـ البوطي مثالا

"إن من المتعارف عليه إنسانيا وإسلاميا أنه يحق لكل إنسان أن يعتقد بما يشاء فهو حر بأن يكون مسلما مسيحيا سنيا علويا يهوديا ...قال تعالى(لا إكراه في الدين)، ولا يحق لأحد أن يرغم إنسانا على تغيير معتقده ،أو يضيق عليه في عبادته . 2ـ ولكن لا يحق له أن ينافق ويخدع الناس ويتظاهر بمذهب لا يتبعه لتنفيذ مآرب معادية، وخاصة إذا لم يكن هناك من..."

جديد: مبررات علماء السلطان ـ البوطي مثالا

جديد: الخطيب يعلن: شهداء الثورة 60 ألف