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March 2, 2014


The nature of war has changed, which is bleak news for Syria’s minorities

"A new kind of war is developing. It is very different from the mass conflict of the First World War when governments mobilised millions of men and vast industrial resources. Wars have got smaller, but are equally and, on occasions, more vicious than in the past. Not all are identical, but armed..."

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new: Saudi Arabia Offers Sophisticated Weapons to Syrian Rebels

Saudi Arabia Offers Sophisticated Weapons to Syrian Rebels

"Saudi Arabia reportedly is offering to provide Syrian rebels more sophisticated weapons, including shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles that can take down fighter planes and helicopter gunships. They could be a game changer in the Syrian civil war. Known as MANPADS or man-portable air defense..."


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Saudi hits back at Russia criticism on Syria arms

Saudi hits back at Russia criticism on Syria arms

"Saudi Arabia has hit back at Russian criticism of its reported plans to supply shoulder-launched missiles to Syrian rebels, saying it was Moscow's support for Damascus that was prolonging the conflict. A spokesman told the official SPA news agency late Friday that the foreign ministry..."

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new: An Islamist group reportedly tweeted live images of them cutting a man's hand ... - Metro

"MetroAn Islamist group reportedly tweeted live images of them cutting a man's hand ...MetroAn Islamist group in Syria has shocked Twitter after posting 'live' images of a man suspected of theft having his hand cut off. The punishment was carried out by militants from the Islamist..."

new: Journalist kidnapped in Syria released; airstrikes kill 13 - CTV News

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Pro-Hezbollah Song Opens Musical Front in Civil War Over Syria - New York Times

In Syria, Government Pursues Local Cease-Fires - ABC News

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Hezbollah Still ‘Confident, Invested’ in Syria’s Fight

"On Feb. 26, Syrian state media and activists reported that a Hezbollah-led offense in Ghouta, eastern Damascus, had killed 175 rebel fighters. It’s the latest high-profile military role in Syria for the Lebanese militant group, which has been fighting in support of President Bashar al-Assad,..."

ISIS, YPG Clash in Several Key Kurdish Towns

In Raqqa, People Protest and Women Chafe Under ISIS Control

زمان الوصل

جديد: الصين تتقرب من الائتلاف الوطني بزيارة رسمية وحديث عن مقر له في بكين

"علمت "زمان الوصل" أن موفداً من السفارة الصينية في تركيا زار مقر الائتلاف الوطني في اسطنبول، والتقى بعدد من الشخصيات الفاعلة من بينها الأمين العام بدر جاموس، في إشارة مهمة من حيث التوقيت والسرية...وبحسب مصدر "زمان الوصل" اعتبر الصينيون أن ذهاب الائتلاف إلى مؤتمر "جنيف 2" لحل الأزمة السورية سياسياً هو عمل جيد، وعلى المجتمع الدولي..."

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