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November 14, 2014

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Camerons masterplan for tackling jihadis rides roughshod over rights

"Banning suspected fighters from returning to the UK from Syria unless they agree to strict controls elevates the power of suspicion over the rule of lawWe need to talk about the prime minister. Specifically about the company he has been keeping. Faced with election defeat, and the ignominy..."

Jihadis who travel to Syria could be barred from UK return for two years

David Cameron uses Australian parliament speech to announce anti-terrorism laws - video

the economist

The war in Syria: Can hell be frozen over?

"THREE and a half years into a war that has left 200,000 dead, forced more than 10m from their homes and sucked in America, Russia and a host of regional meddlers, the UN has a new plan for Syria: “Aleppo first”. It seeks to fix a local ceasefire in Aleppo, once a proud and bustling metropolis..."

Jihadism in Egypt: The general’s law in Sinai

voice of america

IS Group to Mint Its Own Coins

IS Group to Mint Its Own Coins

"The Islamic State group says it intends to mint its own currency; the Islamic dinar. The militant organization said Thursday it will mint its own gold, silver and copper coins to replace what the group called "the tyrannical currency system that was imposed on Muslims and which led to their..."


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yahoo news

US aids nations in legal fight against extremists

"WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Justice Department lawyers are coordinating with foreign governments in North Africa, the Balkans and the Middle East to deal with the problems posed by foreign fighters flowing to the conflict in Syria, Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday following meetings..."

google news

new: The war in Syria - The Economist

new: A New Push for Peace in Syria? - Center for Research on Globalization

"Center for Research on GlobalizationA New Push for Peace in Syria?Center for Research on Globalization“Moscow and Cairo are preparing for a conference between the Syrian regime and the opposition in the hope of bringing them together in a transitional government that 'fights terrorism'…the..."

new: 'Americans do not have any coherent policy in Syria' - RT

Canada is at war with ISIS, not Syria, Stephen Harper says -

Jihadis who travel to Syria could be barred from UK return for two years - The Guardian

Woman jailed for funding Syria jihad - BBC News

US strikes al Qaeda cell in Syria - CNN

the syria page

About the arrest of Louay Hussein, freedom of expression in Syria … and in western democracies

"When “the Arab Spring” showed up in Syria I felt that Syria’s leadership needed that pressure/push to help accelerate its not-very-impressive rate of change and progress. But I was also totally convinced that the extent and direction of change demanded by the real owners of..."


جديد: الأمم المتحدة: "داعش" يسبي النساء ويرغمهن على الحمل - دار الحياة

"العربية نتالأمم المتحدة: "داعش" يسبي النساء ويرغمهن على الحملدار الحياةأعلنت لجنة التحقيق التابعة للأمم المتحدة حول سورية الجمعة ان تنظيم "الدولة الإسلامية" يرتكب جرائم ضد الإنسانية" على نطاق واسع في المناطق الخاضعة لسيطرته في سورية. وفي اول تقرير لها ركز في شكل خاص على ممارسات التنظيم في سورية، عرضت لجنة التحقيق..."

أخبار سوريا اليوم: الطائرات الأميركية تنفذ غارات على مواقع المسلحين في سوريا - الحياة نيوز

البغدادي: ضربات التحالف لن توقف زحف تنظيم داعش - الرياض

زمان الوصل

جديد: ملاحقات فيسبوكية لطالبي اللجوء من مجرمي الحرب

""مجرمو الحرب اللاجئون" عنوان صفحة على موقع "فيسبوك" أنشأها عدد من الناشطين بهدف فضح عناصر "نظام الأسد" ممن هربوا من سوريا وطلبوا اللجوء إلى أوروبا على حساب ضحايا الحرب وأبريائها، وحظيت الصفحة بأكثر من 40 ألف إعجاب خلال فترة قصيرة من تأسيسها، وساهم مرتادوها في تزويد الصفحة بأسماء ووثائق وصور لبعض مؤيدي النظام ممن تم توثيق حصولهم..."

جديد: العسكري الثوري.. نرفض وقف القتال في حلب إلا ضمن 4 شروط

جديد: هل انتصارات درعا في خطر.. د.عوض السليمان

جديد: سقبا تشيع 10 شهداء معظمهم نساء وأطفال

جديد: البغدادي يرى أن الخلافة امتدت إلى معظم العالم العربي، ويبشر بفشل التحالف