Daily News from Syria


September 26, 2014

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new: UK parliament approves air strikes against Isis in Iraq live

new: Education can inoculate young Muslims against radicalism

Education can inoculate young Muslims against radicalism

"Making war is not the best way to respond to Islamic StateRemember mission accomplished? President George Bush, standing on the deck of the USS Abraham Lincoln proudly declaring victory in Iraq. That was more than 11 years ago and since then not a single day has passed without blood having..."

new: RAF readies for Iraq bombing missions after MPs endorse action against Isis

10 things we learned this week

The west has no plan for winning the war against Isis only avoiding defeat

voice of america

new: Behind Islamic State's Battlefield Gains, Battle-Hardened Chechens

Behind Islamic State's Battlefield Gains, Battle-Hardened Chechens

"Among the legions of foreign fighters who have turned the Islamic State into the world’s most dangerous terrorist organization, the Chechens stand out. They crow on YouTube videos about battlefield successes, wave Arabic language flags referencing the war-torn Russian region, and in some..."


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US strikes target IS oil fields in Syria: reports

US strikes target IS oil fields in Syria: reports

"Air and missile strikes have hit oilfields and Islamic State militant bases in the eastern Syrian governorate of Deir al-Zor, on Iraq's border, a monitoring group says.Local activist Leith al-Deiri said it has stopped the jihadists pumping lucrative oil from fields in the area."Oil extraction..."

Kurds bus to besieged Syrian town to fight IS

Kurdish forces battle IS fighters over Turkish border town

FBI believes it has identified IS hostage executioner

yahoo news

new: Islamic State tightens siege of Syria border town; UK joins coalition

"By Jonny Hogg and Raheem Salman KARACA Turkey/BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters tightened their siege on a town on Syria's border with Turkey on Friday despite U.S. led air strikes aimed at defeating the militants in both Syria and Iraq. Washington's closest ally in the wars..."

Why China stays out of Islamic State fight, for now

Why China stays out of Islamic State fight, for now

Islamic State 'brand' gains ground among Asian militants

345 rescued people refuse to leave Cypriot ship

Islamic State may have gained 1,000 recruits from Asia: U.S. commander

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new: From showing Syria's best to working with its victims - Toronto Star

"From showing Syria's best to working with its victimsToronto StarIn March 2011, when Syrian security forces arrested 15 schoolchildren in the southern town of Daraa for spray-painting the words “The People Want the Fall of the Regime” on their school, no one thought it would lead to..."

David Cameron says there is 'strong case' for air strikes in Syria - Telegraph.co.uk

Pentagon says Canada approached US about doing more in Iraq and Syria - Toronto Star

Clashing Goals in Syria Strikes Bedevil Obama - New York Times

Warplanes Blast Militants' Refineries in Syria, Targeting a Source of Cash - New York Times

Arab Woman Led Airstrikes Over Syria - New York Times


جديد: ارتفاع طلبات اللجوء بنسبة 24% في النصف الأول من 2014 - الرياض

"الرياضارتفاع طلبات اللجوء بنسبة 24% في النصف الأول من 2014الرياضشهدت طلبات اللجوء إلى الدول الصناعية ارتفاعاً بنسبة 24% في النصف الأول من 2014، لا سيما بسبب النزاعات في سوريا والعراق، كما حلت ألمانيا في طليعة الدول التي يقصدها طالبو اللجوء وفقاً للأمم المتحدة اليوم الجمعة. وثلثا طالبي اللجوء تسجلوا في ست دول صناعية هي ألمانيا (65700)..."

جديد: أمير قطر: القتال ضد "داعش" سيفشل إذا بقي الأسد - دار الحياة

جديد: تنظيم "الدولة الإسلامية" يعزز حصار "عين العرب" السورية - بي بي سي العربية

جديد: الدنمرك تشارك في الحرب على داعش بسبع طائرات «F-16» - الرياض

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جديد: قطر.. معركة التحالف ضد تنظيم الدولة فاشلة إن لم يرحل بشار

"حذر أمير قطر الشيخ تميم بن حمد آل ثاني من أن المعركة التي تقودها الولايات المتحدة ضد تنظيم الدولة الإسلامية المتشدد لن تنجح إذا ظل بشار الأسد في السلطة.وقصفت قوات أمريكية وعربية أهدافا للتنظيم في شمال وشرق سوريا هذا الأسبوع بعد ضربات جوية نفذتها واشنطن ضد التنظيم في العراق في أوائل أغسطس/ آب.وقال الشيخ تميم في مقابلة مع سي.إن.إن..."

جديد: السعودية تمنع رئيس المجلس العسكري في إدلب من تأدية الحج وتعيده إلى تركيا

جديد: سي إن إن تتحدث عن اتفاق تاريخي للمعارضة بتحالف 20 جماعة لقتال الدولة والنظام

جديد: تشكيلات إسلامية ترفض هجوم التحالف على سوريا

جديد: حزب الجمهورية يدعو لإغاثة لاجئي عين العرب