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Syria/Egypt News - Aug 8


By bartolo - Posted on 07 August 2013

 

Syrian government forces kill dozens of rebels in Damascus ambush - latimes.com


VIDEO: Syrian army ambush kills 62 rebels - alalam.ir


VIDEO: Nusra Damascus commanders arrested, suspected of masterminding the assassination of cleric Sheikh Mohammed Said al-Buti - LiveLeak.com


Al Qaida groups lead Syrian rebels’ seizure of air base in sign they continue to dominate anti-Assad forces - McClatchy


VIDEOS: Footage indicates a high level of coordination and collaboration between FSA and ISIS fighters in the operation to besiege and take the airbase -  EA WorldView


VIDEOS: More videos of FSA and ISIS fighters in the Menagh Airbase - EA WorldView

 

VIDEO: ISIS flag flying over the base after its capture - YouTube

 

Foreign jihadists behind the rebel capture of Aleppo military airport (VIDEOS) - Telegraph

 

VIDEO: Foreign jihadists talking to Al Jazeera about the capture of Aleppo airport  - Liveleak.com

 

VIDEO: ISIS Saudi suicide bomber making final “martyr statement” before attacking the Airbase - YouTube

 

Former al-Nusra Front emir retires, returns to civilian life - NOW

 

Hyperinflation Hits Syrian Economy, Syrian currency drops amid declining economic output - WSJ.com

 

Syria's other war: The battle to save its economy - latimes.com

 

Syria pays out $500 mln in oil subsidies, minister says - AFP

 

Food Crisis Grips War-Torn Syria - VOA

 

VIDEO: Syrian Electronic Army Causing Havok - Al Jazeera

 

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Obama Announces $195 Million in Humanitarian Aid for Syria - VOA


US proposes Syria peace talks at UN in September, Lakhdar Brahimi is thought to have urged international sides to pressure SNC leader to show more “flexibility” - ASHARQ AL-AWSAT


CIA Official Calls Syria Top Threat to U.S. Security, Foreign fighters flowing into Syria to take up arms with al Qaeda-affiliated groups - WSJ.com

 

Al Qaeda Conference Call Intercepted by U.S. Officials Sparked Alerts - The Daily Beast

 

Pentagon Proposes $2.7B In Iraq Arms Sales - Defense News Mobile

 

Obama cancels meeting with Russia's Putin over Snowden decision - Reuters

 

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UNSC should condemn crimes committed against Kurds in Syria - Lavrov — RT News


Iraq KRG warns al-Nusra over attacks against Syria Kurds - Mesopotamische Gesellschaft


Unsubstantiated Reports of al-Nusra's Massacre of Kurds in Syria, The burning of the Kurds is an old recycled version of an al-Qaeda in Iraq video from February 2008 - The Jawa Report

 

VIDEO: Confession of Lebanese Rebel in Syria: They Killed People for Only One Reason, Because they were Alawis or Christians or Kurds- YouTube

 

Exclusive: Saudi offers Russia deal to scale back Assad support - sources - Reuters

 

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Egypt's president says diplomacy by U.S., others fails to end crisis - latimes.com


Egypt PM says decision to break up sit-in is final - Reuters


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

 

Egypt political rivals vie over Eid prayers - GulfNews.com

 

103 'terrorists' arrested, 60 killed in Sinai security crackdown: Army statement - Ahram Online

 

 

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