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September 3, 2013


new: Why William Hague should resign over the Syria vote | Andrew Lilico

Why William Hague should resign over the Syria vote | Andrew Lilico

"The sponsoring minister has suffered a no-confidence vote after asking for people to be killed – this is a resignation matterMany Conservatives opposed William Hague's Syria policy. I supported him. Some Conservatives and many non-Conservatives have condemned his presentation of the government's..."

Michael Gove says he was angry at Labour MPs who cheered Syria vote

france 24

new: Cameron to push G20 for Syria solution

Cameron to push G20 for Syria solution

"David Cameron will push Russia and others to back a diplomatic solution to the Syria conflict at the G20 in Saint Petersburg this week, including a tougher UN response, the British prime minister's spokesman said Tuesday.Cameron last week lost a parliamentary vote on joining US-led military..."

new: USA: Top US officials to push for Syria action before Senate

SYRIA: More than two million have fled Syrian conflict, UN says

Italy says Syria crisis to worsen refugee problem

SYRIA - FRANCE: French PM promises 'proportionate' Syria action

washington post

new: U.N.: more than 2 million Syrians have fled their country

Threat of U.S.-led missile strikes in Syria adds to Lebanon’s uncertainty

"BEIRUT — As Syria holds its breath for potential U.S.-led military strikes, its fragile neighbor Lebanon is bracing for the fallout. The threat of cruise-missile strikes across the border brings another element of uncertainty for a country whose politics are closely intertwined with those..."


new: An Unannounced U.S.-Israeli Missile Test Freaked A Lot of People Out This Morning

An Unannounced U.S.-Israeli Missile Test Freaked A Lot of People Out This Morning

"In what looked an awful lot like show of military force, Israel and the United States conducted a joint missile test over the Mediterranean this morning, according to the Israeli Defense Ministry. The ministry said a medium-range Sparrow missile was launched shortly after 9 a.m. local time..."

Assad Regime Asks U.N. to Protect Syria From U.S. "Aggression"

voice of america

new: Obama Presses Case for Syria Strikes

"President Barack Obama is meeting with members of Congress as part of his bid to get approval from lawmakers to launch a military strike against Syria. Secretary of State John Kerry, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Martin Dempsey are due..."

The Latest Images from Syria

The Latest Images from Syria

Russia Reports 'Ballistic Objects' fired in the Mediterranean

Obama Presses Case for Syria Strikes

Number of Syrian Refugees Tops Two Million, UN Says


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new: Israel says missile launched in Mediterranean was part of joint exercise with US

Israel says missile launched in Mediterranean was part of joint exercise with US

"The Israeli military has confirmed it was involved in a joint missile exercise with US forces in the eastern Mediterranean.First reports about activity in the area came from the Russians who said they had tracked two objects, which ended up in the sea. Initially there were fears in Syria it..."

yahoo news

new: In Mideast, view of U.S. as hesitant superpower sharpens

"By William Maclean BEIRUT (Reuters) - The world's most powerful man decides to threaten Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. "We will strike with all our might," says U.S. President Barack Obama, depicted in a cartoon in Saudi newspaper Alsharq. But when? Wearing a dreamy smile,..."

In first major test, Obama overrules new team

In first major test, Obama overrules new team

UN says 2 mn have fled Syria, Obama pushes for strike

Western dithering on Syria could hit credibility: observers

As Obama pushes to punish Syria, lawmakers fear deep U.S. involvement

google news

new: UK to keep pushing on Syria - Hague - BBC News

"BBC NewsUK to keep pushing on Syria - HagueBBC NewsThe UK will continue to push for a "strong international response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria", William Hague has told MPs. But the foreign secretary said the government would "fully respect" the view of MPs,..."

new: Number of refugees fleeing Syria tops 2 million: UN - The Globe and Mail

Israeli missile test raises tension amid Syria crisis -

US Congress can't reject Obama's plan for Syria: Senator McCain - The Globe and Mail

syria comment

Chemical Weapons and Responses; The Developing Story of Tripoli’s Bombing; Theories on Outcomes for Syria

"  Political Intrigue Surrounding Bombing in Tripoli, Lebanon   The aftermath of the Aug. 23 bombings in Tripoli, Lebanon continues to develop, with tensions escalating to a new high. One week ago, two bombings occurred in separate Tripoli neighborhoods. Initially, people assumed..."

syria deeply

Social Media Buzz: Syrians Debate U.S. Intervention

"Millions of Syrians are using social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Skype to disseminate and discuss the conflict. Syria Deeply monitors the online conversation in English and Arabic, pulling out the highlights in a feature called the Social Media Buzz. Syrians are engaged..."

And the War Goes On …

Full Text: President Obama’s Speech

فرانس 24

جديد: النظام يستعيد السيطرة على مدينة استراتيجية في شمال غرب سوريا

النظام يستعيد السيطرة على مدينة استراتيجية في شمال غرب سوريا

"بيروت, (ا ف ب) - استعادت القوات النظامية السورية الثلاثاء السيطرة على مدينة استراتيجية في محافظة إدلب (شمال غرب)، بعد قصف واشتباكات عنيفة مع المقاتلين الذين سيطروا على المدينة في 24 آب/اغسطس الماضي، بحسب ما افاد المرصد السوري لحقوق الانسان.وقال المرصد في بريد الكتروني "استعادت القوات النظامية مدعمة بقوات من جيش الدفاع الوطني الموالية..."

جديد: هولاند لا يستبعد التصويت في البرلمان الفرنسي بخصوص سوريا


جديد: روسيا "تجبر" اسرائيل على الاعتراف بتجربة صاروخية شرق المتوسط - دار الحياة

"دار الحياةروسيا "تجبر" اسرائيل على الاعتراف بتجربة صاروخية شرق المتوسطدار الحياةشكّل رصد وزارة الدفاع الروسية عبر الإنذار المبكر الروسي إطلاق صاروخين باليستيين في منطقة شرق البحر المتوسط، بلبلة كبيرة على الصعيد العالمي، انسحبت اصداؤه على أسواق المال وخاصة في الدول العربية وخاصة الأسواق الخليجية، خاصة وانه يأتي بعد..."

كلفة اعادة الاعمار في سورية تبلغ 73 بليون دولار - دار الحياة

زمان الوصل

جديد: السويد تمنح اللجوء لكل سوري يصل إليها، وتحول الإقامات المؤقتة إلى دائمة

"قررت مصلحة الهجرة السويدية منح الإقامة الدائمة لجميع السوريين الذين يصلون الى السويد.كما إن السوريين الحاصلين على إقامة مؤقتة، سيمنحون إقامة دائمة ويسمح لهم بجلب عوائلهم إلى السويد.وذلك وفقا لما نشره موقع الإذاعة السويدية الرسمي، اليوم الثلاثاء ونشره موقع "اقتصاد"..وقالت صحيفة "ذي لوكال" إن السويد هي أول دولة في الاتحاد الأوروبي..."

جديد: موسكو تحظر تحليق طائراتها المدنية في الأجواء السورية

جديد: كفاءات سوريا تدمن اللجوء بحثا عن الهجرة.. نُخب درعا نموذجاً

جديد: أردوغان يلتقي قادة جيشه، وتركيا تدعو لمعاقبة بشار على كل جرائمه وليس الكيماوي فقط

جديد: زمن الرجال الكبار