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Syria News - Mar 1


By bartolo - Posted on 28 February 2013

 

 

US expands non-lethal support for Syrian rebels but no military aid, Rumors it might supply body armour, military vehicles or training did not materialize - The Guardian

EU agrees to allow some aid for Syrian opposition, including armored vehicles, non-lethal military equipment and technical aid - Reuters

Syrian opposition's hopes for "qualitative" Western armament diminish - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Syrian opposition delays meeting to choose PM - Reuters

Putin: International Community Must Prevent Extremists from Exploiting Crisis in Syria - SANA

Russia reiterates arms support for Syria - NOW

VIDEO: Secretary Kerry Delivers Remarks at the Friends of Syria Meeting - YouTube

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Deadly blast hits regime-held part of Syria's Homs killing civilians near a public swimming pool: SANA - AFP

Rebel cooperation in Syria shows challenge of isolating Islamists, Making diffficult to control which of the rebel groups take possession of weapons - McClatchy

There are now said to be more than 1,000 separate rebel units fighting the Syrian regime, It seems they are becoming even more factionalized with every passing week - The National

Syrian Rebels, Secular And Islamist, Both Claim The Future - NPR.org

Who’s Turning Syria’s Civil War Into a Jihad? - The American Conservative

Lebanon minister says Syrian rebels posing as refugees - Al Akhbar English

VIDEO: Nusra Front Occupy Yabrud on Lebanese Border - The Coming Crisis

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Syrian Kurdish Party Distances Itself From PKK, FSA - Al-Monitor

BDP deputy blames Erdogan interfering remarks about Syrian Kurds - Kurdpress News Aganecy

 

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