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Al-Ahram Weekly
Disputes among alliesHizbullah-held areas into islands outside the control of the Syrian regime. Va
Disputes among allies
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 9 hours ago
Hizbullah-held areas into islands outside the control of the Syrian regime. Valerie Petitpierre, Syria coordinator for the International Committee of the Red Cross, told Al-Ahram Weekly before her arrival in Damascus last month that the Red Cross... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syrian refugees stuck on Jordan border 'have nothing'60,000 people are currently without food, water or healthcare. They have nothin
Syrian refugees stuck on Jordan border 'have nothing'
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
60,000 people are currently without food, water or healthcare. They have nothing," said Hala Shamlawi, spokesperson at the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The border closure came as a response to a cross-border attack that killed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Red Cross Doctor - 'Our Primary Goal is to Save Lives.'for blood transfusions. International Rescue Committee operates a ward for vict
Red Cross Doctor - 'Our Primary Goal is to Save Lives.'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
for blood transfusions. International Rescue Committee operates a ward for victims of sexual and gender-based violence. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) works on campus to help refugees trace missing family members. All services... Read more
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New Kerala
President of the International Committee of the Red Cross to visit NATO - newkerala.com #79781President of the International Committee of the Red Cross to visit NATO New Yo
President of the International Committee of the Red Cross to visit NATO - newkerala.com #79781
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
President of the International Committee of the Red Cross to visit NATO New York, June 21 : President of the International Committee of the Red Cross Peter Maurer will visit NATO Headquarters on Wednesday He will meet the NATO Secretary General Jens... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilians Airlifted After Clashesin the South Sudanese town of Raja. The upheavals have seen large-scale lootin
Civilians Airlifted After Clashes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
in the South Sudanese town of Raja. The upheavals have seen large-scale looting with three vehicles belonging to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the international humanitarian organisation, stolen. "The fighting has had... Read more
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SciDev.net
Systematic attacks on Syrian health facilities revealedhealth facilities have increased and intensified recently in countries of confl
Systematic attacks on Syrian health facilities revealed
SciDev.net / Posted 7 days ago
health facilities have increased and intensified recently in countries of conflict, according to a study released by the International Committee of the Red Cross. During its research, the committee documented about 2,400 attacks in 11 countries... Read more
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ABC News
CIA Releases Documents on Detention Program That Critics Say Included 'Torture'reveal the CIA’s concerns that detainees who had been tortured should be kept h
CIA Releases Documents on Detention Program That Critics Say Included 'Torture'
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
reveal the CIA’s concerns that detainees who had been tortured should be kept hidden from representatives of the International Committee of the Red Cross for the rest of their lives," the ACLU said in a statement. "The biggest new... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syria's civil war: On Syria's forgotten detaineesit added. Staffan de Mistura, the UN's special envoy to Syria, recently appoin
Syria's civil war: On Syria's forgotten detainees
Aljazeera / Posted 9 days ago
it added. Staffan de Mistura, the UN's special envoy to Syria, recently appointed Eva Svoboda, formerly of the International Committee of the Red Cross, to handle the issue of those being held and disappeared persons as part of the... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Michael Byers and William Schabas: Trudeau can now get at war crimes truthflouted these legal obligations. Defence Minister Gordon O’Connor misled the Ho
Michael Byers and William Schabas: Trudeau can now get at war crimes truth
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 10 days ago
flouted these legal obligations. Defence Minister Gordon O’Connor misled the House of Commons on the role played by the International Committee of the Red Cross in overseeing detainees. Peter MacKay, his successor as defence minister, asserted... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Canada sets P43-M aid to Mindanao conflict areasareas in Mindanao. The Canadian embassy said the funding would be coursed thro
Canada sets P43-M aid to Mindanao conflict areas
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
areas in Mindanao. The Canadian embassy said the funding would be coursed through the Action Against Hunger (ACF) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and would be used largely for improving food security, health, living... Read more
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Minda News
Canada sends more humanitarian assistance to conflict areas in Mindanaoa press statement on June 14 announced that the additional funding will be prov
Canada sends more humanitarian assistance to conflict areas in Mindanao
Minda News / Posted 10 days ago
a press statement on June 14 announced that the additional funding will be provided to Action Against Hunger (ACF) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and “will contribute to improved food security, health, living conditions,... Read more
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Daily News
HRC holds High-Level Panel discussion on the occasion of its tenth anniversarySeveral speakers warned the Council against politicization, double standards an
HRC holds High-Level Panel discussion on the occasion of its tenth anniversary
Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Several speakers warned the Council against politicization, double standards and selectivity. Speaking were Honduras, International Committee of the Red Cross, China on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement, European Union, Rwanda on behalf of... Read more
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Sun Star
Canada extends P43M to help residents in Mindanao conflict areasto support those living in conflict areas in Mindanao. The funding will be pro
Canada extends P43M to help residents in Mindanao conflict areas
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
to support those living in conflict areas in Mindanao. The funding will be provided to Action Against Hunger (ACF) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and will contribute to improved food security, health, living conditions,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Army Kills 10 Boko Haram Terroristsassistance by both governmental and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to th
Army Kills 10 Boko Haram Terrorists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
assistance by both governmental and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) to the IDPs, troops also provided security to International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) same day. The troops provided security to the ICRC's contractors sinking 5... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troops Kill 10 Boko Haram Terrorists, Arrest Two Othersassistance by both Governmental and Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs) to th
Troops Kill 10 Boko Haram Terrorists, Arrest Two Others
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
assistance by both Governmental and Non-governmental Organisations (NGOs) to the IDPs, troops also provided security to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) same day. According to him, the troops provided security to the ICRC's... Read more
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dna
European refugee crisis: Families face lonely search for missing refugee childrenGreece (Credit: Getty Images)Filling the gap In an effort to plug the gap in p
European refugee crisis: Families face lonely search for missing refugee children
dna / Posted 12 days ago
Greece (Credit: Getty Images)Filling the gap In an effort to plug the gap in protecting vulnerable children, the International Committee of the Red Cross in collaboration with national Red Cross societies has launched an online tracing... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bombings kill 12 near Damascuskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Bombings kill 12 near Damascus
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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asianage
Without help, families face lonely search for Europe's missing refugee childrenits spokeswoman, Tine Hollevoet, said by email. In an effort to plug the gap i
Without help, families face lonely search for Europe's missing refugee children
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
its spokeswoman, Tine Hollevoet, said by email. In an effort to plug the gap in protecting vulnerable children, the International Committee of the Red Cross in collaboration with national Red Cross societies has launched an online tracing... Read more
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Christian Today
Islamic State claims bombings near Shi'ite shrine in Damascusto advance towards the highway to lay siege to rebel-held areas where over 400,
Islamic State claims bombings near Shi'ite shrine in Damascus
Christian Today / Posted 12 days ago
to advance towards the highway to lay siege to rebel-held areas where over 400,000 people live. A convoy of aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross entered the rebel-held city of Houla in the province of Homs, the third besieged... Read more
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The Hindu
Families on a lonely search for Europe’s missing refugee childrenits spokeswoman, Tine Hollevoet, said by e-mail. In an effort to plug the gap
Families on a lonely search for Europe’s missing refugee children
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
its spokeswoman, Tine Hollevoet, said by e-mail. In an effort to plug the gap in protecting vulnerable children, the International Committee of the Red Cross in collaboration with national Red Cross societies has launched an online tracing... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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dna
Islamic State claims bombings near Shi'ite shrine in Damascusto advance towards the highway to lay siege to rebel-held areas where over 400,
Islamic State claims bombings near Shi'ite shrine in Damascus
dna / Posted 12 days ago
to advance towards the highway to lay siege to rebel-held areas where over 400,000 people live. A convoy of aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross entered the rebel-held city of Houla in the province of Homs, the third besieged... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Aid enters besieged area of central Syria: Red Crosstrucks ferried in food for 14,200 families to Al-Houla in the central province
Aid enters besieged area of central Syria: Red Cross
The Borneo Post / Posted 12 days ago
trucks ferried in food for 14,200 families to Al-Houla in the central province of Homs on Saturday, a spokesman for the International Committee of the Red Cross said. The land convoy — the second to the area since March 22 — also included... Read more
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Boston Herald
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Islamic State claims Damascus bombingsto advance towards the highway to lay siege to rebel-held areas where over 400,
Islamic State claims Damascus bombings
Otago Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
to advance towards the highway to lay siege to rebel-held areas where over 400,000 people live. A convoy of aid from the International Committee of the Red Cross entered the rebel-held city of Houla in the province of Homs, the third besieged... Read more
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The Columbian
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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Japan Today
Two blasts near Damascus kill 12, wounds dozens ‹ Japan Todaykilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Two blasts near Damascus kill 12, wounds dozens ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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Japan Today
Aid enters besieged area of central Syria: Red Cross ‹ Japan Todaytrucks ferried in food for 14,200 families to Al-Houla in the central province
Aid enters besieged area of central Syria: Red Cross ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 13 days ago
trucks ferried in food for 14,200 families to Al-Houla in the central province of Homs on Saturday, a spokesman for the International Committee of the Red Cross said. The land convoy—the second to the area since March 22—also included... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WSMV Nashville / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WALB Albany
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WALB Albany / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozenskilled at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province o
Twin blasts near Damascus kill 12, wound dozens
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
killed at least 83 people and wounded more than 170. In the central province of Homs, a 31-truck aid convoy from the International Committee of the Red Cross and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent entered the besieged town of Houla on Saturday,... Read more
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