Click over to whatever website you visit most frequently to get news. Find the third headline on the page. Make sure that headline is in your post.
– Did you hear it?: “Kerry, Lavrov call for ‘localized’ ceasefire in Syria ahead of Geneva II talks”.
– I wonder what “localized” exactly means.
As the regular army intensifies its attacks on Aleppo, it is targeting Syrian media and news providers with one journalist killed and two media destroyed by shelling. At the same time, Reporters Without Borders has noted a marked increased in abductions of Syrian news providers by armed groups since the start of November.
Now that the world attention is looking at the whereabouts of Edward J. Snowden, the fugitive former National Security Agency contractor accused of espionage by the US after revealing data about secret programs of surveillance on phones and the Internet, it seems that news about Syria are not so urgent as before. They are. More […]
According to the UN, an average of more than 5,000 people have ben killed every month in Syria since last July because of the war. Since November among the victims were at least 6,561 children, including 1,729 younger than 10. At the beginning of the year the Un estimated that the death toll of the war […]
Abducted Syrian bishops in good health, held by rebels. Summary: Acting President of the Syrian National Council George Sabra said Wednesday that the two Greek Orthodox bishops kidnapped in Syria are being held in a small village north west of Aleppo by a rebel group. In a telephone conversation with Kataeb Party leader Amin Gemayel, Sabra said that Aleppo’s Greek Orthodox Archbishop Boulos Yazigi and Syriac […]