You are hereBlogs / bartolo's blog / Syria News - Aug 14

Syria News - Aug 14

By bartolo - Posted on 14 August 2012


VIDEO: Panetta says Syria No-fly Zone Not On Front Burner - YouTube

Iranian fighters posing as pilgrims among group captured by Syrian rebels, US officials confirm - Fox News

Exclusive: Libyan fighters join Syrian revolt - Reuters


Some in opposition fear rebels miscalculated in Aleppo, Activists fear that the offensive may lead to a humanitarian crisis that will turn the city against them -

Syrian rebels abduct Iran TV journalist in Homs - Al Akhbar English

VIDEO: Old Homs Resident: Terrorists Killed My Wife, Two Sons, Blew up House...asks army to save him - YouTube

VIDEO: Terrorists Sabotaged the Oldest Church in Syria - YouTube

VIDEO: Al-Jazera TV Exclusive Interview: Commander Of Free Syrian Army Praised The Jihad Roles Of Jabhah Nusrah (Qaeda) In Aleppo - prisonerofjoy


Kurds' ambitions add explosive element to Syria equation -

VIDEO: Kurdish voices raised against Syria's armed opposition - Al Jazeera 

VIDEO: Travelling to meet the Kurds in Syria - Al Jazeera Blogs

Turkey conducts fresh military exercise on Syria border - todayszaman

Turkey's main opposition party suggests roadmap for Syrian crisis - todayszaman


To contact Bartolo email


Speaking Events

March 27-April 6 Events Everywhere


April 4: Remembering Past Wars . . . and Preventing the Next: An event to mark 100 years since the United States entered World War I, and 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr. made his famous speech against war. A new movement to end all war is growing. 6-8 p.m. at 5th and K Busboys and Poets, Washington, D.C.


April 7-9: Huntsville, Alabama: 25th Annual Space Organizing Conference & Protest


April 22: David Swanson speaking in Burlington, Vermont


June 16-18: David Swanson and many others speaking at United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) annual conference in Richmond, Va.

August 2-6: Peace and Democracy Conference at Democracy Convention in Minneapolis, Minn.

Find more events here.


Support This Site


Get free books and gear when you become a supporter.



Speaking Truth to Empire


Families United


Ray McGovern


Financial supporters of this site can choose to be listed here.



vividress lace prom dresses ViViDress lace prom dresses on ViViDress.



Find the perfect Purple Bridesmaid Dresses for your bridesmaids from

Buy Books

Get Gear

The log-in box below is only for bloggers. Nobody else will be able to log in because we have not figured out how to stop voluminous spam ruining the site. If you would like us to have the resources to figure that out please donate. If you would like to receive occasional emails please sign up. If you would like to be a blogger here please send your resume.
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Enter the characters shown in the image.