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Syria refugees resume flow into Jordan after lull
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AMMAN, Jordan — Refugees from war-ravaged Syria began trickling back into Jordan on Saturday, a week after a more than two-year exodus had all but ceased, raising fear of thousands of Syrians stranded in the battle zone. Jordanian officials denied …
Call for political answer to Syria crisisCourier Mail
UN agency calls on Syria's neighbours to keep borders open for refugeesUN News Centre
Support A Process Of Dialogue And Reconciliation In SyriaCounterCurrents.org
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Posted on 25 May 2013 | 11:31 pm
200 French nationals join Syria militants: Le Monde
A new report says around 200 French nationals have traveled to Syria in the past year to join foreign-backed militants fighting to topple Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The report published in French daily Le Monde said many of these French …
Between 180-200 French militants have fought in Syria: Le MondeYahoo! News
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Posted on 25 May 2013 | 10:30 pm
Hezbollah chief defends group's involvement in Syrian war
A staunch ally of Iran as well as Assad, Hezbollah has deepened its involvement in Syria's two-year-old civil war in recent weeks, leading the push to drive rebels out of Qusair, near the Syria-Lebanon border. The group has long justified its stockpile …
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 10:17 pm
Syrian opposition struggles for unity as battle rages
ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Syria's opposition resumed talks on Saturday aimed at closing their fractious ranks, as government forces launched a fierce onslaught on a rebel-held border town to try to gain the upper hand in the civil war. A failure of the …
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 8:46 pm
Hezbollah leader vows to stand by Syrian regime in fight against rebels
The leader of Hezbollah has warned that the fall of the Syrian regime would give rise to extremists and plunge the Middle East into a "dark period", and vowed that his Shia militant group will not stand idly by while its chief ally in Damascus is under …
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 7:45 pm
Hezbollah chief says group is fighting in Syria
BEIRUT: The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah warned Saturday that the fall of Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime would give rise to extremists and plunge the Middle East into a ''dark period,'' and vowed his Shia militant group will not stand idly by …
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 5:53 pm
Hezbollah leader Nasrallah vows victory in Syria
The leader of the Lebanese Shia militant Hezbollah movement, Hassan Nasrallah, has promised his supporters they will prevail in Syria, where they are backing President Bashar al-Assad. "This battle is ours… and I promise you victory," he said in a TV …
Syria: Britain in last ditch bid to persuade EU to relax arms embargo to rebelsTelegraph.co.uk
Hezbollah leader acknowledges fighters' presence in Syria townCNN
Hezbollah leader affirms support for Assad in SyriaLos Angeles Times
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Posted on 25 May 2013 | 5:39 pm
Syria conflict: Qusair in heavy bombardment by army
There has been an upsurge in fighting in the strategic Syrian town of Qusair, both sides in the conflict say. The army, which began an offensive to recapture Qusair last Sunday, says it has now launched a three-pronged attack on the rebel-held town.
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 11:50 am
Kurds flee for Iraq as Syria war slogs on
Duhok, Iraq – As Syria's brutal civil war slogs on, some of the country's ethnic Kurds have been fleeing the chaos and destruction and taking refuge across the border in Iraq. About 50,000 people live in the Domiz camp, located near the city of Duhok …
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Posted on 25 May 2013 | 9:22 am
Syria conflict: Opposition willing to attend talks
The main Syrian opposition coalition has said it is willing to attend an international peace conference expected to take place in Geneva next month. But a spokesman for the National Coalition, Louay Safi, told the BBC that it would only go if President …
Hezbollah leader vows victory in Syria for AssadChristian Science Monitor
Report: Putin nixes Syria missile dealYnetnews
Syria opposition unity talks face collapseReuters UK
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Posted on 25 May 2013 | 1:59 am
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The once-massive influx of refugees ceased over the last week. Some officials say the Jordanian government had closed the border, perhaps to pressure other nations to heed the refugee crisis. AMMAN, Jordan — Refugees from war-ravaged Syria began trickling back into Jordan on Saturday, a week after a more than two-year exodus had all but ceased, raising fear of thousands of Syrians stranded in …
Posted on 26 May 2013 | 4:40 am
A meeting of Syria's fractured opposition headed into an unscheduled fourth day Sunday, while on the ground rebels kept up their resistance to a Hezbollah-backed government assault on a strategic central town.
Posted on 26 May 2013 | 4:04 am
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah militant group vowed to help propel President Bashar Assad to victory in Syria's bloody civil war, warning that the fall of the Damascus regime would give rise to extremists and plunge the Middle East into a "dark period."
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 8:11 pm
Syria has launched a major attack on the key town of al-Qusayr as most of the opposition expressed disbelief that the regime would attend peace talks.
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 8:22 am
Syria's main opposition coalition says it is willing to attend an peace conference next month only if President Bashar al-Assad agrees to step down.
Posted on 25 May 2013 | 2:00 am
Syria's most powerful ally Russia on Friday said the Damascus regime had agreed to attend an international peace conference on the crisis that world powers hope will take place in Geneva in June.
Posted on 24 May 2013 | 10:35 pm
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Syria said it targeted an Israeli vehicle that crossed a ceasefire line into its territory earlier this week because it was heading toward a village with a large rebel presence.
Posted on 24 May 2013 | 6:03 pm
DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran denied on Friday it had forces in Syria supporting President Bashar al-Assad's army, one day after foreign backers of his rebel foes demanded Tehran withdraw its fighters from Syrian territory. "The true enemies of Syria make up these accusations to provoke the people of this country," Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Araqchi said, quoted by Iranian state television. At a …
Posted on 24 May 2013 | 10:13 am
Syria's main opposition group is set to hold a second day of talks Friday, mulling a new US-Russian peace initiative to end the two-year civil war while the regime vows to crush the insurgency.
Posted on 24 May 2013 | 4:35 am
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria's fighting has uprooted more than half of the country's 530,000 Palestinians — descendants of refugees from a Mideast conflict half a century ago — and their situation is becoming increasingly desperate, the head of a U.N. aid agency said Thursday.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 2:52 pm
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Britain will on Sunday make a fresh attempt to persuade the European Union to relax its arms embargo on Syrian rebels, after President Bashar al-Assad’s forces looked set for a key battlefield victory that could turn the war in their favour.
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Syrian and Israeli forces exchanged fire over the Golan Heights on Tuesday and the Lebanese militant group Hizbollah sent more reinforcements to help the Assad regime attack a key border town as the conflict spilled further to the country’s neighbours.
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