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  1. Families of US journalists missing in Syria filled with dreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    Friends and relatives of Austin Tice, an American journalist who disappeared in Syria two years ago, were preparing to hold a candlelight church vigil for him in Houston on Tuesday when they received shattering news: James Foley, an American journalist whose family had befriended the Tice family, had been killed in Syria by the militant group ... (more)

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  2. Syria sees Islamist threat bringing detente, but not soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

    Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad carry their weapons as they walk along a street in Mleiha, which lies on the edge of the eastern Ghouta region near Damascus airport, after taking control of the area from rebel fighters August 15, 2014.

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  3. In case of slain journalist Foley, negotiations, silence - then a chilling warningRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... "It was an appeal for mercy. It was a statement that Jim was an innocent journalist" who respected the people of Syria, where he was held, Balboni said in a telephone interview. Six days later, on Tuesday, Islamic State militants stunned America ...

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  4. How the United States tried and failed to free Foley with a July 4...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... dead and countless others wounded and according to McClatchy , represents the first known incursion by US troops into Syria since their civil war erupted in 2012. These new details come as Foley's family revealed that the operation was launched six ...

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  5. Syria: One Year On, No Justice for Chemical Attacks VictimsRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    Important though it is, the removal of chemical weapons from Syria's arsenal will do nothing for the hundreds of victims who died a year ago and the relatives who survive them.

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  6. a Attack on Ghouta, 1 year on: 'War is always main course for US'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Russia Taday

    What makes that incident significant, both politically and historically, is the fact that, despite the evidence of Syrian government involvement being non-existent, the Obama administration nearly began a war with Syria using Ghouta as the pretext.

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  7. Group: Justice elusive year after Syria gas attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    This Aug. 21, 2013, citizen journalism image provided by the Media Office Of Douma City which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, shows a Syrian man mourning over a dead body after an alleged poisonous gas attack fired by regime forces, according to activists, in Douma town, Damascus, Syria.

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  8. 14:10 UN welcomes destruction of Syria's declared chemical weapons materialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AkiPress

    Secretary-GeneralBan Ki-moon welcomes the destruction of Syria's declared chemical weapons material on board the United States Maritime Vessel Cape Ray.

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    Yesterday | News Times

    An international human rights group says on the anniversary of the deadly chemical attack outside Damascus that "justice remains elusive" for the victims and their families.

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  10. Did inaction over Syria foment regional chaos?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    ... to try to change the regional balance of forces on the ground. But the US air strikes have come in Iraq, rather than Syria. The US has been attacking fighters of Islamic State, an organisation that has only grown in strength due to the chaos in ...

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  11. On Native GroundKEEPING it Real: Martin Luther King's Progressive VisionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2013 | American Reporter

    Sometime in the next week or so, U.S. warships are going to launch cruise missile strikes against targets in Syria.

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  12. In case of slain journalist, negotiations, silence...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... "It was an appeal for mercy. It was a statement that Jim was an innocent journalist" who respected the people of Syria, where he was held, Balboni said in a telephone interview. Six days later, on Tuesday, Islamic State militants stunned America ...

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  13. UN chief slams killing of American journalistRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... campaign of terror the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) continues to wage against the people of Iraq and Syria ," said a statement issued here by Ban's spokesperson. A video released by the ISIL militants Tuesday purported to show the ...

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  14. Families of U.S. journalists missing in Syria filled with dreadRead the original story

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... Houston Chronicle) 'We all want to do something to help, but we don't know what,' says friend of journalist missing in Syria Friends and relatives of Austin Tice, an American journalist who disappeared in Syria two years ago, were preparing to hold ...

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  15. UN chief welcomes destruction of Syrian chemicals aboard U.S. vesselRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trend

    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Wednesday welcomed the destruction of Syria's declared chemical weapons material on board the United States Maritime Vessel Cape Ray, Xinhua reported.

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  16. Singapore is 'fourth most liveable city' in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    Singapore is the fourth most liveable city in Asia, according to the latest such ranking by The Economist magazine.

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  17. Syria's Declared Chemical Weapons Stockpile DestroyedRead the original story

    Wednesday | PressReleasePoint

    DAMASCUS, Syria - On Monday U.S. President Barack Obama's administration announced that U.S. military and civilian personnel had completed the destruction of the Syrian regime's declared chemical weapons stockpile.

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  18. Destroying Syria's chemical weapons still leaves questions unresolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Miami Herald

    May 13, 2014: Signs reading "Toxic" are seen on the containers carrying Syria's dangerous chemical weapons aboard the Danish cargo ship, Ark Futura, transporting the chemical weapons out of the strife-torn country, in Cyprus coastal waters.

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  19. In Syria, The U.S. Weighs A Range Of Unpalatable OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WGBH

    Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Assad carry their weapons as they walk along a street in Mleiha, near the Damascus airport, during a tour organized by the Syrian government on Aug. 15. President Obama said Wednesday that the Islamic State is a a cancer that threatens all governments in the Middle East.

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  20. JetBlue shares can continue higher, Barron's saysRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 10 | Theflyonthewall.com

    ... contends in its "Barron's Take" column. Reference Link FAA issues NOTAM restricting U.S. operations from flying over Syria The Federal Aviation Administration issued a new Notice To Airmen restricting U.S. operators from flying in the Damascus ...

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