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walesonline
Welsh Syrian speaks of horror at drowning of three-old migrantA Welsh Syrian has spoken of his heartbreak for his homeland after a photograph
Welsh Syrian speaks of horror at drowning of three-old migrant
walesonline / Posted 18 hours ago
A Welsh Syrian has spoken of his heartbreak for his homeland after a photograph of a three-year-old migrant washed up dead on a beach caused shockwaves around the world. Omar Arabi, who fears for his relatives in the war-torn country, said seeing... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Syria and Cuba United in Struggel Against TerrorismThe president of Syria-Cuba Friendship Association, Abdul Nasser al-Shafia, sai
Syria and Cuba United in Struggel Against Terrorism
Radio Angulo / Posted yesterday
The president of Syria-Cuba Friendship Association, Abdul Nasser al-Shafia, said today in Damascus that despite the difficulties both countries are currently facing, they are determined to continue on struggling against terrorism and defending their... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Syria’s-impasseThough it is one of the worst human tragedies of this century, the Syrian crisi
Syria’s-impasse
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Though it is one of the worst human tragedies of this century, the Syrian crisis seems to have fallen through the cracks of international diplomacy. Shunned by the Americans, sabotaged by the Russians, and mauled by the Iranians, the country is... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Hizbullah-franchiseSince May 2014, Western sources have speculated about the emergence of a “new H
Hizbullah-franchise
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Since May 2014, Western sources have speculated about the emergence of a “new Hizbullah,” a local franchise of the Iranian-backed group already present in Lebanon and Iraq. But only in recent days have activists, commentators and opposition fighters... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Inescapable Hillary Clinton Scandal"I want the public to see my emails," said Hillary Clinton in response to the n
The Inescapable Hillary Clinton Scandal
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
"I want the public to see my emails," said Hillary Clinton in response to the now infamous and ongoing private email server predicament or as the GOP and media describes it as "scandal." A scandal that has the Republicans excited and the Democrats on... Read more
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Independent
Hugh Prysor-Jones: Consummate broadcaster who became a mainstay of the BBC World Service's 'Newshour' programmeHe was born in 1949 in Liverpool, first child of David and Ann Prysor-Jones, bo
Hugh Prysor-Jones: Consummate broadcaster who became a mainstay of the BBC World Service's 'Newshour' programme
Independent / Posted 9 days ago
He was born in 1949 in Liverpool, first child of David and Ann Prysor-Jones, both doctors. Two Davids in one house was one more than the norm so he became Hugh. From Bishops Court Prep School in Formby he won a scholarship to Downside School in... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Islamic Resistance to Imperialism: A Book ReviewEric Walberg is a Canadian journalist who converted to Islam and has been cover
Islamic Resistance to Imperialism: A Book Review
Op-Ed News / Posted 23 days ago
Eric Walberg is a Canadian journalist who converted to Islam and has been covering the Middle East for a number of years. I do not know whether there are other books about Islam by converts, but this one is written by someone who is fiercely... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The River That BindsCountries in Eastern Nile River Basin, Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt, has a total o
The River That Binds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Countries in Eastern Nile River Basin, Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt, has a total of 220 million people all in dire need of water resources to generate electricity, for irrigation, fishery and other economic activities. However, the relationship and the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Syria Burning: Isis and the Death of the Arab Spring review – how a small-scale revolt descended into hellEarly 2014 wasn’t so long ago, but it is increasingly difficult to remember a t
Syria Burning: Isis and the Death of the Arab Spring review – how a small-scale revolt descended into hell
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 25 days ago
Early 2014 wasn’t so long ago, but it is increasingly difficult to remember a time when the name Isis was not in daily use. Barely a day goes by now without mention of its strategic brilliance or imagination-defying brutality. Yet Daesh, as the... Read more
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FOX News
ISIS seizes Syrian Christians in attempt to further establish stronghold in strategic cityFILE: An Assyrian woman attends a mass in solidarity with the Assyrians abducte
ISIS seizes Syrian Christians in attempt to further establish stronghold in strategic city
FOX News / Posted 26 days ago
FILE: An Assyrian woman attends a mass in solidarity with the Assyrians abducted by Islamic State fighters in Syria earlier the inside Ibrahim al-Khalil church in Jaramana, eastern Damascus on March 1, 2015. (REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki) Islamic State is... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Argentina president tried over bombingArgentina's former president Carlos Menem and 12 others have gone on trial char
Argentina president tried over bombing
Sky News Australia / Posted 28 days ago
Argentina's former president Carlos Menem and 12 others have gone on trial charged with obstructing the investigation into the 1994 bombing of a Buenos Aires Jewish centre, which killed 85 people. The unsolved bombing, the deadliest terror attack in... Read more
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BBC News
Chastened Assad faces up to reality - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Chastened Assad faces up to reality
BBC News / Posted 30 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Like his... Read more

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