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Syria/Egypt News July 16

By bartolo - Posted on 15 July 2013


Pakistani Taliban: 'We sent hundreds of fighters' to Syria - NBC World News

More on the Pakistani jihadists reported in Syria - Threat Matrix

VIDEO: Pakistani Taliban is Sending "Hundreds" of its Fighters to Syria to Hasten Sharia Implementation - YouTube

Yemen: Saudi Arabia recruits fighters for Syrian rebels - Medafrica Times

China claims Uyghurs militants fight with Syrian rebels - Asia Times Online

Chemicals found by the Syrian army in a storage building used by anti-government insurgents were from Saudi Arabia - alalam

VIDEO: Evidence of Syrian Rebels Using Sarin Gas, One says: "I will bring Sarin gas" (English Subtitles) - YouTube

VIDEO: New horrible beheading by Islamists in Syria - SyriaNews

PHOTO: Syrian rebels behead the statue of Virgin Mary in Idlib province - Syrian Perspective

Al-Qaeda affiliates turn against mainstream Syria opposition - Al-Shorfa

FSA wants al Qaeda suspect to face trial in Sharia court - Reuters

Assad's forces advance into rebel-held district of Damascus - Reuters

Government intensifies assault on Idlib rebel stronghold -

Weapons dump is out of reach to rebels facing defeat in Homs - The Times

Military force; the main tension between Syria Kurdish parties - Kurdpress News Aganecy



No Quick Impact in U.S. Arms Plan for Syria Rebels, The administration still has little appetite for intervention in Syria -

Legal Fears Slowed U.S. Aid to Syrian Rebels -

U.S. Legal Grounds for Backing Syrian Rebels -

Qatar’s foreign policy: Change of tack with words like “reassessment”, “recalibration” and “corrections” - The Economist

RT source: Israeli strike on Syria was carried out from Turkish base - RT News

Turkish FM denies Israel used Turkish base in Syria attack - hurriyetdailynews

Putin returns criticism to Turkish PM on foreign forces in Syria - hurriyetdailynews


Senior U.S. official visits Egypt, calls for dialogue stressing America’s impartiality in the country’s domestic politics - English

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood leader says not to fast: You need your strength for battle - Washington Times

Document attributed to Egypt's MB calls for bloodshed, dividing army -

Egypt prosecutor orders arrest of Brotherhood figures over charges of "inciting violence, funding violent acts" - Ahram Online

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood shows signs of fracturing after Morsi's fall - NBC World News

Pro-Morsi protesters, police face off in Cairo's downtown - Ahram Online

At least 3 killed in attack on bus carrying workers in Egypt's Sinai, the attackers shouted "Allahu akbar!" (God is great) - Ahram Online

Libya Reacts to the Turmoil in Egypt - Transitions

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