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  1. US investigating new Syrian chemical attack claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | TurkishPress.com

    The U.S. is examining claims of other recent chemical attacks in Syria, according to the U.S. State Department on Monday.

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  2. U.S.: signs point to Syria using chlorine gas in attacksRead the original story

    Monday Apr 21 | CNN

    ... an attack would spotlight a deal brokered by Russia last fall and approved by the U.N. Security Council that requires Syria to surrender its chemical weapons to the international community. The agreement quieted threats of military action by the ...

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  3. ISTANBUL: The Armenian diaspora projectRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Groong

    ... For the past 3,000 years, waves of migrants left their ancestral homes in modern-day eastern Turkey and northern Syria following ancient trade and pilgrimage routes and fleeing countless revolutions, civil wars and massacres. Despite these centuries ...

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  4. Christians limit Easter celebrations to masses in honor of martyrsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Groong

    Christians limit Easter celebrations to masses in honor of martyrs Apr 20, 2014 Damascus, For the fourth year now, Easter celebrations in Syria were limited to holding prayers and masses as the country has been burdened with terrorist acts that ravaged Muslim and Christian places alike.

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  5. In Damascus, Christians briefly ignore war for EasterRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Groong

    ... accompanied by drums and a church band was canceled Christians, many belonging to ancient denominations found only in Syria, form about 10 percent of the country's population. Most fear the rising power of Islamist groups within the rebel movement ...

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  6. PM: Almost 1 million Syrian refugees in TurkeyRead the original story

    Tuesday | News24

    ... pledging to keep accepting those fleeing the war. "Are we supposed to ask our brothers not to come, and to die in Syria?" Erdogan said as he addressed his party's lawmakers in parliament. Turkey, a staunch opponent of the regime in Damascus, is one ...

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  7. Syria's chemical weapons wild card: chlorine gasRead the original story

    Tuesday | AlertNet

    ... a child in central Ankara October 5, 2013. REUTERS/Umit Bektas BEIRUT, April 22 (Reuters) - Chlorine gas attacks in Syria this month, if proven, expose a major loophole in an international deal to remove chemical weapons from the war-torn country ...

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  8. ICRC 'appalled' by rising violence in Syria's AleppoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Star

    ... AFP PHOTO / AMC / ZEIN AL-RIFAI DAMASCUS: The Red Cross said Tuesday it was "appalled" by escalating violence in Syria's Aleppo and was awaiting government permission to deliver aid to the pre-war commercial hub. In a statement, the Geneva-based ... 1 comment

  9. Syrian rebels make last stand for HomsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Crescent-News.com

    ... also capitulated in several towns around Damascus after blockades that caused widespread hunger and suffering. Homs, Syria's third largest city, is a crucial target. Located in the country's center, about 80 miles (130 kilometers) north of Damascus, ...

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  10. Wait, International Agreements Have Loopholes?Read the original story

    Tuesday | National Review Online

    There have been allegations over the past few weeks of new chemical-weapons attacks in Syria - not using sarin gas, like the attacks of last August that killed hundreds of civilians, but with chlorine gas, a much more basic and less deadly agent.

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  11. New Syria chemical claims emerge as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangkok Post

    New claims have emerged that President Bashar al-Assad's regime may have launched attacks with an industrial chemical earlier this month, despite an international agreement to eliminate Syria's chemical arsenal.

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  12. Another Massacre?'Video Evidence' of Fresh Syrian Chemical AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... stockpile. That process is behind schedule, having been hampered by numerous delays . Officials last Thursday said Syria submitted a "more specific" list of its chemical weapons to the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), ...

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  13. #AssadCampaignSlogans: Syriaa s elections mockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    A handout picture released by the official Syrian Arab News Agency on April 21, 2014 shows Syrians holding their national flags and a portrait of President Bashar al-Assad during a rally to show him their support in Damascus' Halboon neighborhood.

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  14. U.S. Says Has Indications Toxic Chemical Used In Syria In AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Lincoln Daily News

    The United States has indications that a toxic chemical, probably chlorine, was used in Syria this month and is examining whether the Syrian government was responsible, the U.S. State Department said on Monday.

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  15. U.N. chief to Syria: Please don't hold presidential electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CNN

    Security and emergency medical personnel work at the site of a car bomb explosion Monday, April 14, in the Ekremah neighborhood of Homs, Syria. 1 comment

  16. US to examine Syria chlorine-attack claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Al Jazeera

    The US has indications that a toxic chemical, probably chlorine, was used in Syria this month and is examining whether the Syrian government was responsible, according to the US State Department.

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  17. Syrian rebels get SA-16 anti-aircraft missiles after receiving advanced anti-tank weaponsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 19 | Debka

    ... to hold on to their present lines for a while longer. But ultimately, they cannot prevent the combined weight of the Syria army, Hizballah and Iraqi Shiite Iraqis, who continue to stream into Syria, breaking through those lines. Had the Obama ...

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  18. Iraqi Parliament hopeful fought in Syrian civil warRead the original story

    Tuesday | India.com

    Baghdad: An Iraqi Shiite who proudly fought Sunni rebels in Syria's civil war is now running for parliament in his home country, where the conflict has raised already-high sectarian tensions.

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  19. Toxic chemicals used in Syria - USRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Iol.co.za

    The United States has indications that a toxic chemical, probably chlorine, was used in Syria this month and is examining whether the Syrian government was responsible, the US State Department said on Monday.

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  20. Assad's election plan gets cold shoulder from U.N.Read the original story

    Tuesday | Trend

    The United Nations harshly criticized Syria's decision to hold a presidential election on June 3, amid the ongoing bloody war in the country, saying that the election would ruin any potential political resolution to the problem, Al Arabiya reported.

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