Syria Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Under the Gun: Russia Ramps Up Defense Spending and Looks InwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Foreign Policy

    ... of unsavory regimes. Moscow has not shied away from using its arms industry to bolster Russia's allies, from supplying Syria with advanced radar systems and S-300 surface-to-air missile systems, selling weapons to Iran, and arming Ukrainian rebels ...

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  2. Assad declares victory as Western-backed push to topple him seems increasingly elusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Canada.com

    Syrians carry foodstuff as they return to the rebel-held Damascus suburb of Moadamiyeh, following the entry of some 13 Syrian Red Crescent trucks loaded with 1000 food parcels under the supervision of the U.N., the Red Crescent and in coordination with the Syrian government, near Damascus, Syria, Monday, July 14, 2014.

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  3. UPDATE 1-EU freezes assets of two firms accused of supplying oil to SyriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Reuters

    The European Union on Wednesday froze the assets of two oil- trading firms accused of organising covert shipments of oil to Syria.

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  4. .com | Syria says hopes new peace mediator will be fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News24

    ... after meeting with the Russian leader at the Kremlin in 2011, according to an article in the New Yorker. Beirut - Syria urged a newly appointed international mediator to be "objective and honest" as he seeks an end to the country's civil war, Syrian ...

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  5. Syria 'welcomes' new UN envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Iol.co.za

    Damascus on Wednesday said it welcomes the nomination of Staffan de Mistura as new UN peace envoy, while demanding he shows "objectivity and integrity" in pursuing his Syria mission.

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  6. The Stunning Collapse of Syria's Safe SpacesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Counterpunch

    While filming a documentary in Syria in the summer of 2003, I visited the Jaramana refugee camp near Damascus.

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  7. Damascus hails new UN envoy to SyriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Newkerala.com

    The Syrian foreign ministry Wednesday hailed the appointment of Staffan de Mistura who replaced Lakhdar Brahimi as the new UN envoy to Syria.

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  8. Syria: Hopes new peace mediator will be fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Star

    ... weapon through a hole inside a house in the town of Morek in Hama province July 21, 2014. (REUTERS/Badi Khlif) BEIRUT: Syria urged a newly appointed international mediator to be "objective and honest" as he seeks an end to the country's civil war, ...

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  9. EU freezes assets of two firms accused of supplying oil to SyriaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Reuters

    The European Union on Wednesday froze the assets of two oil- trading firms accused of organising covert shipments of oil to Syria.

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  10. Rebel-held Damascus hit by fierce clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Korea Herald

    ... its backers in Riyadh and Doha. Meanwhile, European Union foreign ministers agreed Tuesday to expand sanctions against Syria over the government's "violent repression" of its civilian population. The decision brings the total number of people on the ...

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  11. Hezbollah to Hamas: - You're on Your Own'By Jamie DettmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Beast

    ... of Lebanon's English-language newspaper The Daily Star and a longtime Hezbollah critic. "The party is too involved in Syria on behalf of its Iranian sponsors." The Hamas leadership had worried this day might come. It warned Hezbollah of what it saw ...

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  12. Syria air raid kills 6 children from same family: NGORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... province of Hama and a seven-year-old girl died in army shelling near Jisr al-Shughur in Idlib province, northwest Syria, said the Observatory. And in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor, which is controlled by the jihadist Islamic State, a regime ...

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  13. Rebel-held Damascus hit by fierce clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Times of Israel

    ... its backers in Riyadh and Doha. Meanwhile, European Union foreign ministers agreed Tuesday to expand sanctions against Syria over the government's "violent repression" of its civilian population. The decision brings the total number of people on the ...

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  14. .com | Jihadists organise tours in their 'caliphate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | News24

    ... taking jihadists on honeymoon and civilians to visit other parts of its "caliphate". Running twice-weekly tours from Syria's Raqa to Iraq's Anbar, IS' buses fly the group's black flag and play jihadist songs throughout the journey. One of the first ...

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  15. Syria: Cops Expected To Ride With Photo Of Dictator Assad?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Motorbiker.org

    A Syrian policeman rides a motorbike emblazoned with a portrait of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on July 15, 2014 in the capital Damascus (AFP Photo/Louai Beshara)

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  16. Jihadists organize tours in their Syria, Iraq 'caliphate'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Times of Israel

    ... taking jihadists on honeymoon and civilians to visit other parts of its "caliphate". Running twice-weekly tours from Syria's Raqa to Iraq's Anbar, IS' buses fly the group's black flag and play jihadist songs throughout the journey. One of the first ...

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  17. Syrian death toll and extremist threatincreases, but the U.S. does littleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Lucianne.com

    ... more important to U.S. interests. In the last week, more than 700 fatalities have been reported in a single battle in Syria, as government troops have tried to retake a gas field seized by the Islamic State, the al-Qaeda entity that now controls ...

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  18. Qatar seeks to pull Hamas away from IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Jerusalem Post

    ... the region. The Sunni country backs a number of Islamist groups in the region, including some of the ones fighting in Syria, the Muslim Brotherhood movement, and its Palestinian branch, Hamas. Qatar uses its Al Jazeera media company to project ...

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  19. Syrian death toll and extremist threat increases, but the U.S. does littleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... more important to U.S. interests. In the last week, more than 700 fatalities have been reported in a single battle in Syria, as government troops have tried to retake a gas field seized by the Islamic State, the al-Qaeda entity that now controls ...

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  20. The Remarkable Story Of A Rising Terrorism Analyst Who Got Too Close To His SubjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Albany Times Union

    ... of Oxford University, the 21-year-old had become a widely-cited public authority on jihadist groups in Iraq and Syria while still completing his undergraduate studies. But almost from the beginning, his links to known jihadis - including members of ...

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