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Syria News - Aug 18


By bartolo - Posted on 18 August 2012

 

 

UN Syria envoy Brahimi to firm up role, not urge Assad exit yet - Reuters

VIDEO: Al Jazeera speaks to new UN envoy to Syria - YouTube

Russia against no-fly zone over Syria-Sky News Arabia

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Syria revolt attracts motley foreign jihadi corps, a local FSA coordinator says they are "elite commando troops" - AFP

An Al-Qaeda-affiliated Group threatens Lebanon's Shiites: Revenge ... Soon! - The Arab Digest

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In Syria, role of Kurds divides opposition - The Washington Post

Influential Revolutionary Syrian Sheikh Rejects Kurdish Separation - Rudaw

 

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