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Syria/Egypt News - Aug 7


By bartolo - Posted on 06 August 2013

 

Syrian rebels claim control of Aleppo military airbase, while government denies it was in use - Al Jazeera English


Capture of Syrian Airbase Shows Qaeda linked Islamists' Increasing Sway, ISIS's swift growth in size and influence  - WSJ.com


Syrian rebels push into Assad’s Alawite mountain stronghold - Ya Libnan


Analyst: Rebels fight in Syrian coast to cover losses in central region - Xinhua | English.news.cn


Latakia offensive inflames Syria’s sectarian wounds - THE DAILY STAR

 

Syria: Car bomb in Damascus suburb kills 18 - San Jose Mercury News

 

VIDEO: FSA Colonel, ISIS Fighter Speak Together From Menagh Airbase - YouTube

 

VIDEO: Claimed footage of a suicide bombing with an armored BMP vehicle in Aleppo airbase - YouTube

 

VIDEO: Islamic State of Iraq and As-Sham using a 120mm gun to bombard the Aleppo airbase - vimeo.com

 

VIDEOS: Insurgent offensive in the regime-held Menagh Airbase near Aleppo - EA WorldView

 

Rebels in Homs look to Nusra for help - THE DAILY STAR

 

12 groups leave FSA ranks in Syria - alalam.ir

 

VIDEO: 12 groups leave FSA ranks in Syria - YouTube

 

Rebel-held Aleppo settles into a routine – but residents now face additional danger from rebel factions that have turned to kidnapping and other criminal activity - CSMonitor.com

 

Kurdish Civilians Fear Reprisals in Northern Syria - Al-Monitor

 

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Jarba Clarifies Controversial NYT Interview - The Syrian Observer


Syria: Opposition to receive $1bn fund – Report – InSerbia News


Exclusive: Syria seeks to tap frozen bank accounts for food supplies - Reuters


Syria Buying Russian Weapons With American Dollars - defenseworld.net

 

Syria's Assad "legalizes" private security firms - AFP

 

The Saudi Kingdom and the Kremlin: The Strategic Significance of the Bandar-Putin Meeting - Arabian Aerospace

 

Prince Bandar's Syria ambitions troubles Riyadh - alalam.ir

 

Bandar, the Prince of Jihad: Expect a Syrian Shift in Power - Al Akhbar English

 

Ankara softens stance on Syria's emboldened Kurds - Fox News

 

Lebanon probing link between bomb factory where 2 died and Syrian war - McClatchy

 

Syrians crossing into Jordan held, arms seized - AFP

 

Italian FM:  Pro-Rebel Jesuit Priest Paolo Dall’Oglio ‘Abducted by al-Qaida Offshoot’ - IBTimes UK

 

A Report on The Status of Christian Minorities in the Middle East - aina.org

 

Report: A short overview of the status quo of Christian minorities in Egypt, Iraq, Turkey, Syria and Lebanon - aina.org

 

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US senators urge release of Islamists, Egypt unhappy with 'foreign pressure' - Ahram Online


Exclusive: John McCain on His Meeting With the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo - The Daily Beast


US, EU envoys presented no initiatives on Egypt standoff: Islamist coalition - Ahram Online

 

Egypt government offers Brotherhood 3 ministerial posts - Ya Libnan

 

In tense Egypt, bodies are surfacing near protests, pro Morsi supporters accused by Amnesty of killing and torture - Yahoo! News

 

Jailed Morsi supporters declare hunger strike in Alexandria - Ahram Online

 

Turkish court sentences ex-army chief to life in prison over coup plot against Erdogan - | Haaretz

 

 

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