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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 - newsmax.com

 

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

 

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 - latimes.com

 

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

 

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

 

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Militants execute 25 Egyptian police in Sinai ambush - usatoday.com


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) - CSMonitor.com

 

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

 

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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 - NYTimes.com

 

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 - CNN.com Blogs

 

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

 

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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 - LiveLeak.com


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 - NewsObserver.com

 

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

 

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U.N. inspectors arrive in Damascus on chemical probe - news-herald.com

 

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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