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Syria News Apr 17

By bartolo - Posted on 16 April 2013



Assad issues fresh general amnesty for crimes committed before April 16, 2013 -

Opposition chief Khatib says Syrians reject ideas of al-Qaeda, stresses moderate Islam - todayszaman

Syria’s Women: Sidelined in Opposition Politics? - Today in Syria

Report of the Assessment Working Group for Northern Syria - Reliefweb

“Syrian Electronic Army” hacks NPR publishing system, edits articles - Ars Technica

VIDEO:  The rooftop massacre of Syrians in Aleppo -


Obama, Putin set up two rounds of talks, seek common ground on issues such as Iran, Syria and North Korea - Chicago Tribune

Syria: Germany will not arm rebels, Merkel tells Qatar -

UN agencies call for end to Syria 'carnage', urge international community to find a political solution to conflict - Al Jazeera English

Displaced Syrians being failed by foreign governments, charity warns-

Palestinians from Syria: Living a "Double Joke" in Lebanon - Al Akhbar English

Families of Lebanese Abductees in Syria Escalate Actions against Turkey -

Turkey Holds 10 Suspected of Arming Syria Islamist Rebels-Media - VOA


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