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  1. Syrian army and Hezbollah encircle Syrian city near border: TVRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... hed with insurgents in the mountainous area north of the capital Damascus. Armed groups in the area include al Qaeda's Syria wing Nusra Front as well as insurgent brigades.

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  2. Report: Syrian army and Hezbollah encircle Syrian city near borderRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... with insurgents in the mountainous area north of the capital Damascus. Armed groups in the area include al-Qaida's Syria wing Nusra Front as well as insurgent brigades. Your comment must be approved by a moderator before being published on ...

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  3. Syria's Assad open to dialogue with U.S. but wants talks to be 'based on mutual respect'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    ... official news agency SANA, Syrian President Bashar Assad gestures during an interview with the BBC, in Damascus, Syria. BEIRUT - Syrian President Bashar Assad rejected allegations that his military had used barrel bombs or chlorine gas against ...

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  4. .com | Assad: Syria would welcome Russian naval presenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Syria would welcome an increased Russian military presence at its sea ports, President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview with Russian news channels published on Friday. "I can say with complete confidence that we welcome any widening of the Russian presence in the eastern Mediterranean and on Syrian coasts and ports," including the port of Tartus, Assad said.

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  5. Syria's Assad calls chemical attack allegations 'propaganda'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    ... and activists say government helicopters dropped bombs containing chlorine gas on the town of Sarmin in northwestern Syria's Idlib province on March 16, killing six people. Videos posted online showed people struggling to breathe, and the ...

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  6. In Sudan, an unlikely path to jihad for studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... one expected to hear reports of her abandoning her studies and a privileged life to help Islamic State wage jihad in Syria. The next day she sent a Whatsapp message saying she was studying for a Masters exam at the university library, according to a ...

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  7. Syria's Assad says 'open' to dialogue with United StatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    ... to the country's civil war. The Obama administration later reiterated its position that Assad has no future role in Syria. "I would say what we have in Syria so far is only a statement, nothing concrete yet, no facts, no new reality regarding the ...

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  8. Syrian Army Drafting Women for Front LinesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Perched on a makeshift bench taking turns with a sniper rifle, the Syrian army's top markswomen await their "prey" on the front line in east Damascus.

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  9. Axis Of Not So EvilRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AmmoLand

    The forces that do not want a U.S. nuclear deal with Iran, nor any U.S. detente with Iran, are impressive. Among them are the Israelis and their powerful lobby AIPAC, the Saudis and their Sunni allies on the Persian Gulf, a near unanimity of Republicans and a plurality of Democrats in Congress.

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  10. Syria's Assad calls chlorine allegations 'malicious propaganda': CBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    President Bashar al-Assad of Syria dismissed as "malicious propaganda" allegations that his troops used chlorine gas in the fight against insurgent rebels, according to an interview broadcast on Friday on CBS "This Morning." Asked about allegations Syrian government forces have used chlorine gas and barrel bombs, Assad said: "Let me fully answer this.

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  11. Medieval Parasite-Filled Poop Found in Jerusalem LatrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Live Science

    The excavation of a roughly 500-year-old latrine in Jerusalem has uncovered thousands of eggs from human parasites, including some that may have come from Northern Europe, a new study finds. The people who used the latrine may have been long-distance traders or on a pilgrimage, likely from Northern Europe, where these parasites were common, the researchers said.

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  12. Syria's Assad says 'open' to dialogue with U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDay.Com

    In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian president Bashar Assad, right, speaks with Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari, left, in Damascus, Syria, Tuesday, March. 24, 2015.

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  13. Syrian army turns to women on Damascus front linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Perched on a makeshift bench taking turns with a sniper rifle, the Syrian army's top markswomen await their "prey" on the front line in east Damascus. Sergeant Rim, 20, and Chief Sergeant Samar, 21, belong to the First Women's Commando Brigade of the Republican Guard, an elite unit stationed on some of the most dangerous battlegrounds on the outskirts of the Syrian capital.

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  14. Assad: chlorine gas, barrel bomb claims "propaganda"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS News

    As Syria's vicious civil war enters its fifth year, President Bashar al-Assad granted CBS News a rare one-on-one interview, a year-and-a-half after his last conversation with "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie Rose. Their meeting Thursday in Damascus came after reports of a new chlorine gas attack that allegedly killed six people.

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  15. Middle East, 1:23 PMExpert: Syria is Splitting Apart, And Obama Shouldn't Stop ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Syria's civil war is a tragedy, but might in the long term stabilize the region's borders. That is the thinking of Pinhas Inbari, who sees the number of refugees fleeing combat zones for other areas as having an ethnic homogenizing effect on Syria and beyond.

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  16. Rupert Murdoch and the Israeli GenieRead the original story

    Yesterday | Counterpunch

    ... Should they not be made aware that the Murdoch-owned news outlets which generally support U.S. military action against Syria, do not inform their viewers and readers that the bossman has a vested interest in war and the overthrow of the Assad ...

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  17. Syrian regime forces kill 108 people across country: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Syrian regime forces have allegedly killed 108 people in various ground and air military operations Thursday carried out in opposition-controlled areas across Syria, the Syrian Network for Human Rights said in a statement. According to the London-based network, 27 people each were killed in Deraa and Idlib , 14 in the countryside of Damascus, 13 in Deir al-Zour, 10 in Homs, nine in Aleppo, five in Hama and three in al-Hasakah.

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  18. Syria has OKed three of 33 U.N. aid access requests in 2015 - UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    ... of the 4.8 million people in hard-to-reach areas, she said. "I ask this council to make it clear to the government of Syria that these convoys must be allowed to proceed and their security forces should allow the free passage of all supplies to ...

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  19. Video 'shows gas attack aftermath'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION Several people injured in a chlorine gas attack and aerial bombing by the Syrian government were taken to the hospital on Thursday , videos published on social media purport to show. One clip purported to show chaos as injured people are brought to a field hospital in Sarmin village where the regime is said to have carried out the gas attack.

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  20. Exclusive: Chemical arms body to investigate allegations of Syrian chlorine gas attack - sourceRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... a year ago to investigate claims of chlorine gas attacks and it has found that chlorine gas use is "systematic" in Syria's four year civil war. The mission establishes the facts, but does not lay blame. The attack on Sarmin came 10 days after the ...

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