Wednesday Mar 5
UN panels extends blame over Syria atrocities to in action by world powers on Security Council
A passenger on a WestJet flight last Sunday couldn't resist leaving a sexist memento for the pilot.T he Calgary to Victoria route was flown by pilot Carey Smith Steacy, who, much to the disdain of one passenger, is a woman.
The Washington Post
Syria: Army advancing on rebel town near Lebanon
This picture taken on Saturday, March 1, 2014, provided by the anti-government activist group Coordination Committee In Kfar Takharim, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows Syrian citizens inspecting destroyed cars and buildings which were attacked by a Syrian government forces airstrike in the town of ... (more)
UN aided 38,000 victims of Syrian sexual violence in 2013
A woman carries tree branches, to be used for heating, along a street at Kansafra village in Jabal al-Zawiya in Idlib, Syria, January 6, 2014.