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November 3, 2013


new: Radicalisation in Syria poses growing threat to Europe, says Turkish leader

Radicalisation in Syria poses growing threat to Europe, says Turkish leader

"In exclusive interview, president Abdullah Gul says Syria risks becoming 'Afghanistan on the shores of the Mediterranean'The Syrian nation is dying as an indifferent world looks on, and the territory it occupies risks becoming "Afghanistan on the shores of the Mediterranean", Turkey's president,..."

Khalid Abdalla: from movies to Tahrir Square

Statue of Jesus erected on Syrian hilltop


Bulgaria's human timebomb: Syria's crisis hits EU's poorest nation

"This is not the Europe that Bangeen imagined. Crammed in a disused carpentry school on the outskirts of Sofia, the 32-year-old Syrian Kurd has fashioned a tent from a white sheet and a tree branch. It is enough to grant his family some privacy from the dozens of people sleeping in the classroom,..."

france 24

Lebanon army says suspect held over Alawite attack

Lebanon army says suspect held over Alawite attack

"The Lebanese army said it has detained a man suspected of beating and shooting Alawites in the northern city of Tripoli, scene of frequent violence linked to the Syrian war.Most Sunni Muslims in Tripoli, Lebanon's second largest city, support the revolt against Syria's President Bashar al-Assad,..."

King says Syria refugee influx depleting Jordan

the economist

Civil strife in Iraq: Going all wrong

"AS IRAQ suffers its worst bloodshed since American troops led the expulsion of al-Qaeda from most of the country six years ago, Nuri al-Maliki, Iraq’s embattled prime minister, arrived in Washington on October 29th. He is demanding military assistance to prevent his security forces from being..."

voice of america

Kerry in Cairo at Start of Middle East Trip

Kerry in Cairo at Start of Middle East Trip

"U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Cairo at the start of an eight-nation trip that is expected to focus on Middle East peace talks, the war in Syria, and negotiations over Iran's nuclear program. A senior administration official says Kerry's talks here with Egyptian civilian and military..."


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yahoo news

new: Palestinians lose more than most in Syrian exodus

"By Alexander Dziadosz AIN AL-HELWEH, Lebanon (Reuters) - Palestinians Mahmoud and Ahmed fled Syria last month for Egypt, where they paid smugglers to bring them to Europe. Now at the Lebanese camp of Ain al-Helweh, they face as Palestinians restrictions on their lives far more severe than any..."

google news

Stick Figures and Stunted Growth as Warring Syria Goes Hungry - New York Times

"New York TimesStick Figures and Stunted Growth as Warring Syria Goes HungryNew York TimesBEIRUT, Lebanon — Rana Obaid began her life less than two years ago in a comfortable house draped with roses, the daughter of a grocer locally famous for his rich homemade yogurt. But war and siege brought..."

Analysis: Did Syria's Assad get away with murder over chemical weapons? - (blog)

A Conquered Foe Returns To War-Torn Syria: Polio - NPR

Bombs awry || Is Israel's alleged bombing of Syria really necessary? - Haaretz

Israeli Warplanes Strike Inside Syria for Fifth Time This Year - ABC News

Forty-foot Jesus statue erected on Syrian mountain amid war - CTV News

syria deeply

510 Days of Siege, and the Darkness Endures

"HOMS – Five hundred and ten days have passed since the siege began in Homs, taking a toll on civilians and fighters alike. Homs, dubbed “the capital of the revolution” by activists for its early role in the revolt, has since been two-thirds destroyed by air raids and shelling...."

Arts + Culture: The Syrian Woman Mobilizing the Middle East Art Community

Geneva in Doubt without Military Clout

فرانس 24

جديد: السياسة الاميركية تدفع بالسعودية الى التخلي عن دبلوماسيتها الهادئة

"الرياض - يصل وزير الخارجية الاميركي الى الرياض مساء الاحد في اعقاب اهتزاز ثقة ابرز حليف لواشنطن في المنطقة اثر تحولات في السياسة الاميركية دفعت بالسعودية التي طالما تبنت نهجا محافظا الى التخلي عن دبلوماسيتها الهادئة.ومن المتوقع ان يلتقي كيري العاهل السعودي الملك عبد الله بن عبد العزيز لتخفبف حدة التوتر بين الحليفين ومرده الخلافات..."

خسائر الصناعة السورية جراء النزاع 2,2 مليار دولار

خسائر الصناعة السورية جراء النزاع 2,2 مليار دولار

زمان الوصل

جديد: الائتلاف يوضح ملابسات اجتماع موسكو.. رفض للحضور السياسي وموافقة للإغاثي وروسيا لم ترد

"أوضح هادي البحرة أمين سر الهيئة السياسية في الائتلاف الوطني ملابسات ما يتم تناقله على صفحات "فيس بوك" حول حضور اجتماع موسكو لبحث الوضع الإنساني في سوريا.وقال على صفحته الشخصية في "فيسبوك" إن الائتلاف طالب بفك الحصار والسماح بمرور قوافل الإغاثة، مشيرا إلى أن مجموعة الـ١١ تواصلت مع الروس بهذا الموضوع وهم طلبوا حضور وفد من الائتلاف..."

جديد: اليوم الأحد.. سوريون ينتظرون هدنة ربانية

جديد: خلافا للمتوقع.. السوريون يقبلون على الزواج في ظل تسهيل شروطه

جديد: إغلاق المعاهد الخاصة في كوباني: بدوافع سياسية أم لضرورات تربوية؟