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Syria/Turkey News - Jan 10

By bartolo - Posted on 09 January 2014


Syria opposition under pressure to attend Geneva II talks - AFP

Syrian opposition groups holds first unified meet ahead of Geneva talks including National Coalition, domestic opposition and Islamic Front - Reuters

Syria Rebels Schooled in Tactics Before Talks With Assad - Bloomberg

Syrian National Coalition On Brink Of Collapse - NPR

Coalition Fears Rival Body has Support From Islamic Front - The Syrian Observer

Syrian Coalition: Temporary Resignations are Attempts to Express Personal Views - Syrian National Coaltion


UN Secretary asks Coalition leader to confirm attending Peace Conference ASAP - ZAMAN ALWSL 


Russia regrets part of Syrian opposition setting terms for participating in Geneva-2 - The Voice of Russia


Rouhani says Syria talks will fail without Iran - THE DAILY STAR


Iraq Is New Schism for Saudis in Strained Alliance With West - Businessweek


Radicals make al-Assad look less evil, The regime and ISIL are in a partnership backstage: Turkish FM -


Syria’s War Economy - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace




ISIS fighting back in north Syria against rebels groups - Yahoo News

Car bomb near a school in Syria Shia village kills up to 18, mostly women and children -

Rebel mortar attack near a mosque in Syria's Homs kills 7 - Xinhua |

Syria Reports 2 Rebel Attacks on Chemical Arms Sites -

At least 45 Syrian rebels killed by Syrian army in Homs fighting - Yahoo News

VIDEO: 40 killed rebels in Homs confirmed by National Defense Forces video - YouTube

Islamic Front Expels Al-Qaeda Militants from Al-Bab, Aleppo - The Syrian Observer


Islamist rebels seize HQ of ‘Iraq and The Levant’ in Al Dana, Idlib - ZAMAN ALWSL #syria


Three citizen-journalists among hostages executed by ISIS - Reporters Without Borders


Journos tell of mock execution horror in Syria - The Local


VIDEO: Freed Prisoners Speak About Islamic State of Iraq’s Torture & Executions - EA WorldView


UN warns on Syria's Yarmouk camp, Syria State media says aid convoy 'blocked' by rebels, at least 15 have died from hunger - THE DAILY STAR


Truce between rebels and government in Barzeh district enters into force, life comes back - ZAMAN ALWSL #syria


A table of the most up-to-date estimates of the numbers of Westerners who have fought and died in the Syrian insurgency - The Murphy Raid




Global Persecution of Christians Doubled In 2013, With Syria Accounting For Half Of Killings -

Lebanon Christian Library with 80,000 Books Is Burned Down After Owner Was Falsely Accused of Insulting Islam, Mohammed (PHOTOS) -

Tripoli mobilizes after historic Christian library torched - THE DAILY STAR


VIDEO: Syria/Aleppo - Alleged Christian Armenian converted to Wahhabi-Islam -




US concerned about Turkey`s crisis, urges a system "where no one is above the law and allegations against public figures are investigated impartially" - AFP

EU members concerned over graft probe purges -

Turkey government’s move to reshape the Supreme Council of Judges and Prosecutors most likely annulled by the Constitutional Court - hurriyetdailynews

Ruling AKP deputy likens Turkish prosecutor Öz’s fate to prosecutor found dead at home -


Police Department has denied reports of a reduction in the number of bodyguards protecting graft prosecutor Öz,- Today's Zaman, your gateway to Turkish daily news


CHP leader says greater corruption claims to emerge in upcoming days - Today's Zaman


POLL: Turkey’s Erdogan Sees Support Slide - WSJ


POLL: New survey indicates Turkish people support secular democracy - Today's Zaman


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