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Syria News - Oct 17

By bartolo - Posted on 16 October 2012



Syria: Assad regime ready to explore four day truce - Telegraph

Exiled opposition would welcome any Syria truce, SNC leader says - NOW Lebanon

Erdo─čan meets Ahmadinejad seeking to bridge widening gap over Syria, moots three-way regional talks between Egypt, Turkey and Iran -

No sign of Syria-Turkey war: U.S. Ambassador - hurriyetdailynews

US says Turkey needs urgent help on Syrian refugees, It has exceeded 100,000 - todayszaman

Pope sending delegation, including NY cardinal, to Damascus to express solidarity with Syrians - Fox News


UN: Islamists Threaten to Radicalize Syrian War - ABC News

Divided Syrian rebels agree on joint leadership, It will include secular and Islamist groups -

Iraqi Shia militants fight for Syria's Assad, "We formed the Abu al-Fadhal al-Abbas brigade which includes 500 Iraqi, Syrian and some other nationalities" - REUTERS

Syria: Rebels losing support in Aleppo - GlobalPost

Rebels in Syria's largest city of Aleppo mostly poor, pious and from rural backgrounds - Fox News

Jihadists' Rise in Arab World Threatens Region's Stability - AP

Holy Warriors, A field guide to Syria's jihadi groups - Foreign Policy

Are Foreign Jihadists Gaining Influence Inside the Syrian Rebel Forces? - The Daily Beast

European Muslims hoping to fight in Syria's rebellion raise new fears - Fox News

VIDEO: Syrian Rebels Abuse Body of Executed Civilian - Crimes Against Humanity - YouTube


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