Tag: Syrian Opposition

  • AND SO PASSES A WOMAN’S LIFE IN TURKEY

    AND SO PASSES A WOMAN’S LIFE IN TURKEY

    Note the eyes. They would tell exactly what they saw, wouldn’t they?

  • Syrian rebel commander says he collaborated with Israel

    Syrian rebel commander says he collaborated with Israel Sharif as-Safouri, abducted by Al-Nusra Front in July, confesses to receiving antitank weapons in return for protecting the border By Elhanan Miller A Free Syrian Army commander, arrested last month by the Islamist militia Al-Nusra Front, told his captors he collaborated with Israel in return for medical and […]

  • Syrian opposition to discuss whether to join peace talks in Istanbul

    By Agencies Syria’s opposition coalition will meet in Istanbul on May 23 to discuss whether to participate in a US and Russian-brokered conference aimed at ending the Syrian conflict, Turkish Today’s Zaman reported Monday. The coalition has so far failed to reach an agreement on participation in the peace conference, which Washington and Moscow want […]

  • Britain and France renew efforts to lift arms embargo on Syrian rebels

    Britain and France renew efforts to lift arms embargo on Syrian rebels Britain and France will renew their attempts to lift the EU arms embargo on the Syrian rebels after western allies accused President Bashar al-Assad of using chemical weapons. Members of the free Syrian Army during an attack against Syrian government forces in Aleppo […]

  • U.S., allies agree on rules for sending military aid to Syrian rebels

    By Roy Gutman — McClatchy Newspapers ISTANBUL, TURKEY — In a move intended to trim support to Islamist extremists who now play a leading role in the Syrian uprising, the United States, Turkey and key Gulf allies this weekend agreed to funnel future military aid only through the internationally recognized Syrian rebel coalition. It’s one […]