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Syria/Egypt News - Aug 20

By bartolo - Posted on 19 August 2013



Dozens of protest detainees killed in Egypt - Al Jazeera English

Fresh Egypt protests follow prisoner deaths, amid calls for an international probe into the deaths of 36 protesters while in police custody - Al Jazeera English

VIDEO: Fresh Egypt protests follow prisoner deaths - YouTube

VIDEO: Coup government in Egypt kill political prisoners in Abu Zaabal prison - YouTube

Egyptian security forces’ massive use of lethal force to disperse sit-ins is most serious incident of mass unlawful killings - Human Rights Watch

U.S. 'troubled' by Egypt prison killings, says Muslim Brotherhood shouldn't be banned - Haaretz

VIDEO: Minister of Defence Abdul-Fattah al-Sisi statement - YouTube


Muslim Brotherhood must be removed like Nazis, Egypt's ambassador to Britain says - Telegraph


National Salvation Front: Obama Misleading American People -


VIDEO: Military crackdown on unarmed demonstrators: Canadian Killed in Egyptian Protests -


Al-Ahram journalist shot dead at military checkpoint after curfew - Ahram Online


Canadians in Egypt reportedly arrested while asking police for directions - Yahoo! News Canada


3,500 Morsi supporters arrested since violence began: Brotherhood lawyer - Ahram Online


Vigilantes emerge as menacing force in Egypt as mosque siege ends -


Egypt draft constitution may ban religious political parties – report - RT News


Mubarak could be freed after Egypt court drops corruption case - Yahoo! News




Militants execute 25 Egyptian police in Sinai ambush -

VIDEO: Islamists execute 25 police officers in Egypt's Sinai region - YouTube


Survivor's account of an assault on a police station in which 15 police were killed - AP


Egypt crisis: After six hours looting church school Islamist mob parades nuns in Cairo as prisoners of war - Mail Online


In Egyptian village, Christian shops marked ahead of church attack (+VIDEO) -


Egypt: Pope Tawadros blasts U.S., E.U. as Islamists converts three churches into mosques - Jihad Watch




EU to ‘urgently review’ relations with Egypt, says killings of hundreds cannot be justified - The Washington Post

Obama reviewing annual US military aid to Egypt after violence - The Hill


Leaving Military Aid Intact, U.S. Takes Steps to Halt Economic Help to Egypt -


VIDEO: Hagel: U.S. ability to influence outcome in Egypt "limited" - CBS News Video


POLL: You don’t want U.S. aid dollars in Egypt - Blogs


Arabs ready to cover cuts in Egypt foreign aid: Saudi - Fox News




Syrian army recaptures all rebel positions in Latakia - FRANCE 24

Advancing army 'kills jihadist emir in Syria's Latakia' - Fox News

VIDEO: Syrian army advanced in several villages in Latakia -

Syrian Kurd refugees flee in fear of al Nusra rebel group (VIDEO) - Reuters

VIDEO: Syrian Kurds flee homelands due to jihadi threat: Al-Nusra Islamists persecuting Kurds in Syria - YouTube


Italian priest missing in Syria may be alive: monitoring group - Reuters


Details Emerge On Kidnapped Syrian Bishops - As-Safir Newspaper


Al-Qaeda tortured and killed prominent Syrian cleric – report – InSerbia News


Presence of al Qaida-linked groups in northern Syria complicates rebellion -


ICRC: Syria rebel divisions limit humanitarian access - AFP


Hezbollah commander killed near Damascus - Ahram Online


Syrian opposition leader Ahmad Jarba said Syria is now being run not by Assad but Iran and Lebanon's Hezbollah - Al Jazeera Blogs


The Brotherhood Starts Anew in Syria - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT




U.N. inspectors arrive in Damascus on chemical probe -


Ban insists on free access in Syria chemical weapons probe - FRANCE 24


A Chemical Weapon Specialist's Thoughts On The UN Visit To Syria - Brown Moses Blog


Ankara Spy Chief Discloses Smuggling of 2 Cargos of Sarin from Libya to Georgia, Bulgaria Via Turkey - Friends of Syria



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