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Syria News - Dec 11

By bartolo - Posted on 10 December 2012



U.S. designates Syrian group Al Nusra as terrorist organization - The Washington Post

Syrian rebels defy US and pledge allegiance to jihadi group Al Nusra - Telegraph

Al Nusra and and allied jihadists groups seize key north Syria army base, many of the fighters were foreigners from Arab countries and Central Asia - Ahram Online

Ukrainian journalist life threatened in Syria, Rebels are demanding 50 million U.S. dollars for her life - Voice of Russia

Jihadists: Christians can only live in post-Assad Syria if they pay the jizya - Jihad Watch

VIDEO: State Dept: Al Qaeda Linked Al-Nusra Has Moved Operations into Syria - YouTube

VIDEO: Jabhat al-Nusra Captures 111 Regiment Base, Give Us A Tour - YouTube

VIDEO: Syria Rebels make child behead unarmed prisoner - WARNING - Extremely Graphic -

VIDEO: Syrian Rebels Attack Aleppo's Armenian Quarter and Destroy a Building Killing its Residents -

VIDEO: Ras al Ain, Syrian Rebels' War Crimes Part 3 - YouTube

Syria: Muslim lovers of death celebrate "marriage" of three "martyrs" with "virgins of Paradise" (VIDEO) - Jihad Watch


U.S. Troops Are Reported Back in Iraq Over Syrian Crisis - thenewamerican

Sources: U.S. helping underwrite Syrian rebel training on securing chemical weapons – Blogs

US Denies Arming Syrian Opposition As Reported By The Times Of London - RIA Novosti

Exclusive: UK military in talks to help Syria rebels, International coalition could offer air and sea support as well as military training - The Independent

Syria rebels hope arms will flow to new fighter command - Reuters

Russia stands by Syria President Bashar Assad -

Syrian economy to shrink 20 percent in 2012: IIF - Reuters

VIDEO: FSA Rebels Receive Chemical Weapon Protective Suits - YouTube


Syrian Kurds start forming their army - Voice of Russia

VIDEO: Interview with Salih Muslim, Leader of PYD Kurdish Party in Syria -


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