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# president-assad - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Tom Clonan: 'It is possible that the US and Russia may carve up Syria and Iraq between themselves'
# Aleppo And Mosul
# Aleppo And Mosul

Tom Clonan: 'It is possible that the US and Russia may carve up Syria and Iraq between themselves'

Nov 17th 2016, 8:30 PM 45 Views 20 Comments

Both Aleppo and Mosul are being besieged by pro-government forces strongly supported by foreign air power but the media coverage is very different, writes Tom Clonan.

# president-assad - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Millions in UN state aid given to organisations run by Syrian President's family
# President Assad
# President Assad

Millions in UN state aid given to organisations run by Syrian President's family

Aug 30th 2016, 3:57 PM 9,329 Views 33 Comments

Analysis by The Guardian has shown that millions have been allocated in aid to these organisations – despite EU and US sanctions.

# president-assad - Sunday 18 March, 2012

Explosion in Syria's second city Aleppo
# Syria
# Syria

Explosion in Syria's second city Aleppo

Mar 18th 2012, 1:18 PM 887 Views 0 Comments

Syrian state media is reporting an unspecified number of casualties from today’s blast.

# president-assad - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

Syrian forces laying mines along refugee routes to Turkey - report
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian forces laying mines along refugee routes to Turkey - report

Mar 13th 2012, 2:36 PM 1,287 Views 8 Comments

Human Rights Watch says witnesses have seen the Syrian army laying the mines along the borders with Turkey and Lebanon.

# president-assad - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

'Whitewash' - Protests rage in Syria as Arab League monitors arrive
# Syria
# Syria

'Whitewash' - Protests rage in Syria as Arab League monitors arrive

Dec 27th 2011, 9:27 PM 1,477 Views 8 Comments

President Bashar Assad’s regime continues to crack down on protesters as he resists pressure to step down. Nearly 300 civilians have been killed in the last ten days alone.

# president-assad - Friday 4 November, 2011

Syrian forces continue to strike protesters despite deal to end violence
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian forces continue to strike protesters despite deal to end violence

Nov 4th 2011, 3:15 PM 50 Views 3 Comments

Activists say that nine anti-Assad regime protesters were killed by Syrian security forces today.

# president-assad - Monday 20 June, 2011

Syrian leader blames unrest on "saboteurs"
# Syria
# Syria

Syrian leader blames unrest on "saboteurs"

Jun 20th 2011, 11:08 AM 151 Views 1 Comment

Opposition claims that over 1,400 have been killed since protests began mid-March.