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Turkey/Syria News - Dec 26


By bartolo - Posted on 25 December 2013

 

Three ministers resign as one urges PM to step down amid corruption probe - Today's Zaman


VIDEO: Embattled Erdogan defends AK Party as trio of ministers resign - YouTube


VIDEO: Protests in Ankara chanting "AKP resign" - Vine


VIDEO: Istanbul clashes as Turkey PM Erdogan condemns 'plot' - YouTube


VIDEO: Protestors call for government's "urgent" resignation" - ustream.tv


Turkish PM replaces 10 ministers amid graft inquiry - Reuters

 

PM threatens business, media and civic groups amid corruption woes - Today's Zaman

 

PM praises chief suspect Zarrab for contribution to Turkish economy - Today's Zaman

 

VIDEO: Istanbul's police chief axed as anti-graft raid backlash intensifies - YouTube

 

400 more police officers in İstanbul removed from duty - Today's Zaman

 

Journalists' unions slam directive denying access to police departments - Today's Zaman

 

İstanbul prosecutor orders detention of 30 people, police resist - Today's Zaman

 

US refutes media reports of embassy staff lobbying against Turkish government - hurriyetdailynews.com

 

Growing Mistrust Between U.S. and Turkey Is Played Out in Public - NYTimes.com

 

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Damascus says rebels attacked chemical weapons sites - AFP


Syria gov: Secret location of Syria chemical sites ‘leaked’ to al-Nusra - alalam.ir


Truce agreed between government and rebels in besieged town Moadamiyaat Ash-Sham near Damascus - Yahoo News


VIDEO: Besieged Moadamiyaat Ash-Sham Raises Regime Flag to Get Food - YouTube


AP Exclusive: Al-Qaida leader targeting UN workers - Yahoo News


Terrorist mortar attack claims lives of 4 citizens in Damascus- SANA, Syria

 

25 Islamist groups unite under Al Qaeda command in Al Qalamoun battles - ZAMAN ALWSL 

 

FSA is in talks with Islamic Front to unite efforts: Chiefs spokesman - ZAMAN ALWSL 

 

Moroccan ex-Guantánamo Detainee Mohammed Mizouz Identified In Syria - Syria Comment

 

Exclusive: The story of a kidnapped Syrian forced by al-Qaeda to bomb in Idlib - islamicinvitationturkey.com

 

Al-Qaeda in Syria Recruiting Foreign Fighters Online - Assyrian International News Agency

 

The Syrian Electronic Army Is at It Again - NYTimes.com

 

New report exposes digital front of Syria's civil war - Al Jazeera America

 

UN Investigator Undercuts New York Times on Syria Chemical Attack - Alternative

 

VIDEO: Compilation of Videos Shows Children Fighting Among Syrian Rebels Including the Free Syrian Army - Israel National News

 

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Exclusive - Assad s secret oil lifeline: Iraqi crude from Egypt - Yahoo!7


Syria signs offshore oil and gas exploration deal with Russia - RT Business


Syria issues second food tender using Iranian credit - THE DAILY STAR


Iraq closes border with ally Syria - Al Arabiya News

 

UN chief: Iran should be part of international conference on Syria - Trend.Az

 

VIDEO: UN chief wants Iran to attend Syria peace talks - YouTube

 

Follow the Money: How Syrian Salafis Are Funded From the Gulf - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

 

Hizballah Cavalcade: Khamenei’s Cannon: .50 Caliber Anti-Material Rifles & Shia Fighters in Syria - JIHADOLOGY

 

Hizballah Cavalcade: Liwa’a al-Hamad: Harakat al-Nujaba’s Latest Shia Militia in Syria - JIHADOLOGY

 

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Kurdish Groups Agree to Attend Geneva 2 Under United Banner - Rudaw


The Fractious Politics of Syria's Kurds,  PYD is deeply problematic but shares some common interests with US - The Washington Institute for Near East Policy


The Rojava Revolution in 2013: The Success of the YPG - The Rojava Report


Syria’s Kurdish Army: An Interview With Redur Khalil - Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

 

Rojava (Syria Kurdistan): Syria's Unknown War - VICE United States

 

Al Nusrah Kurds: how do they operate and why do they fight fellow Kurds in Syria? - The Kurdistan Tribune

 

Iraqi Kurdistan's security forces arrest Islamic leader for encouraging youths to go to Syria - ekurd

 

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