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June 16, 2013



Nick Clegg: arming Syrian rebels is not the right thing to do now

Nick Clegg: arming Syrian rebels is not the right thing to do now

"Deputy prime minister says it would be fanciful to think Britain can provide solution to conflictDivisions of emphasis within the coalition over the provision of arms to the Syrian rebels emerged on Sunday when Nick Clegg, the deputy prime minister, stressed the conflict was a civil war and..."

Iraq attacks targeting Shia Muslims leave dozens dead

Threat of sectarian war grows in Syria as jihadists get anti-aircraft missiles

Egyptian president cuts ties with Syria and calls for no-fly zone over country

Kerry: Syria developments 'threaten to put settlement out of reach'


Cameron and Putin to discuss Syria crisis ahead of G8

"David Cameron will today meet Russian President Vladimir Putin for talks on the Syrian crisis amid fears that differences between Moscow and the West are pushing the two sides towards a new Cold War. Related StoriesSyria's red line: After months of talk, the West may finally be forced to actWest..."

Iran to send 4,000 troops to aid President Assad forces in Syria

Iran will send 4,000 troops to aid Bashar al-Assad’s forces in Syria

Stock market rises in Iran after election of reformist-backed president Hasan Rowhani

G8 summit: 'I want them to make sure there is enough food'

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new: G8 faces uncertain recoveries, turbulent markets

"Europe is mired in debt and recession. Financial markets have hit violent ups and downs on fears that U.S. stimulus efforts may soon be scaled back. Japan is finally looking up after years of stagnation — but it remains an open question if the recovery will stick. That's..."


Sarah Palin on Syria: Let Allah Sort it Out

"Former Alaska governor and vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin told a crowd of Washington conservatives that the United States shouldn’t get involved in Syria—at least while President Obama remains in office. “We’re talking now more, new interventions, I say until we know what..."

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Arabs Put (Slim) Hopes in New Iranian President

Arabs Put (Slim) Hopes in New Iranian President

"The election of a moderate Iranian president could help rein in hostility between Tehran and its Arab neighbors, but many Arabs doubt he can end a sectarian confrontation that has been inflamed by war in Syria. Hassan Rowhani, a Shi'ite cleric known for a conciliatory approach and backed..."

Morsi Cuts Egypt's Syria Ties, Backs No-fly Zone


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new: Jordan's army ready for any threat from Syria: king - Yahoo! News

"HaaretzJordan's army ready for any threat from Syria: kingYahoo! NewsAMMAN (Reuters) - King Abdullah said on Sunday Jordan's armed forces were ready to protect the country against any threat from the escalating civil war in neighboring Syria. He was speaking as Jordanian and U.S. forces..."

Aid to Syria: Canada should answer UN plea: Editorial - Toronto Star

US weapons can get to Syria rebels via familiar route - USA TODAY

Will Rouhani alter Iran's policy on Syria? - CNN International

In Golan Heights, Druze villagers are bracing for a Syria-Israel war - Toronto Star

First Thoughts: What's the endgame for Syria? -

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Round Up: Qusayr, Hezbollah, Regional Sectarianism, Ehsani on Economics, Foreign Jihadis Behead & Kill for Blasphemy, US Intervention Proposal

"From Our Readers Yamin sent the following in an email: The Syrian Government ignores 70 percent of the Opposition fighters being Free Syrian Army and label all of them as al-Qaeda or Jabhat al-Nusra. To them any fighters, regardless of their just causes, are Moslem fanatics. Hilarious. The..."

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What the Gezi Park Protesters Think of Erdogan’s Syria Policy

"As anti-government protests in Istanbul’s Gezi Park continued into their third weekend, a Syrian Turk, a riot policeman, a Kurd and others in the disputed strip shared their views on President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Syria policy and how it’s shaped their views of the Turkish..."

What’s the State of Syria’s Opposition?

The Conversation: My Harrowing Escape from Qusayr, Part I

Reactions: Experts Weigh in on the U.S. Move to Arm the Rebels

Social Media Buzz: Assad Lures Shiites to His Secular Army

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جديد: الاونروا بحاجة ل200 مليون دولار لدعم اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في سوريا

الاونروا بحاجة ل200 مليون دولار لدعم اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في سوريا

"عمان, (ا ف ب) - اكد المفوض العام لوكالة غوث وتشغيل اللاجئين الفلسطينيين (اونروا) فيليبو غراندي الاحد في عمان ان الوكالة بحاجة ل200 مليون دولار لمواصلة تمويل عملياتها للاجئين الفلسطينيين في سوريا للنصف الثاني من العام الجاري.وقال غراندي في مؤتمر صحافي ان "الاونروا انضمت الى نداء الامم المتحدة الاخير سعيا لتأمين تمويل جديد لما تبقى..."


جديد: الشرطة الاسكتلندية تسمح لطائرة مصر للطيران بالمغادرة وتقبض على 5 سوريين - المصري اليوم

"AFPالشرطة الاسكتلندية تسمح لطائرة مصر للطيران بالمغادرة وتقبض على 5 سوريينالمصري اليومقالت الشرطة الاسكتلندية إنها سمحت لطائرة «مصر للطيران» رحلة رقم 985، بمغادرة مطار «بريستويك» في جلاسجو، في طريقها إلى نيويورك، وذلك بعد التأكد من خلوها من أي مواد مشبوهة، وبعد إلقاء القبض على 5 سوريين مشتبه بهم. وقال الطيار توفيق عاصي، رئيس..."

جديد: سفارة سوريا بمصر تغلق ابوابها بعد قطع العلاقات مع دمشق - القدس

جديد: الأونروا تحتاج إلى 200 مليون دولار لدعم اللاجئين الفلسطينيين في سورية - دار الحياة

جديد: السعودية تريد تسليح المعارضة السورية بصواريخ مضادة للطائرات - ايلاف

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جديد: العكيدي يكشف خفايا رحلة المؤازرة من حلب إلى القصير

"كشف القيادي في الحر عبد الجبار العكيدي أن الثوار الذين قدموا نصرة للقصير من حلب و دير الزور فوجئوا بأن ثوار القصير كانوا يعدّون العدة للانسحاب من المدينة نظراً لكثرة عدد الجرحى و الشهداء، "ولكن قدومنا أحرج ثوار القصير فقرروا متابعة القتال".وأقر العكيدي خلال لقاء إذاعي على الشبكة العنكبوتية، بكثرة عدد الجرحى هناك، مؤكداً أنه..."

جديد: مائدة الكلام ... عبدالرحمن مطر

جديد: التثبت من استخدام الكيماوي يستوجب مطالبة الحر بالأقنعة الواقية

جديد: دلال باب الحارة في غزة

جديد: 4000 مقاتل إيراني إلى سوريا هدية الرئيس الفائز !