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Syria Army, Nusra front rebels clash at Golan Heights

Sep 01, 2014

Syria Army, Nusra front rebels clash at Golan Heights

At least one tank belonging to Syria's army loyal to President Bashar al-Assad was also involved and rebels could be seen a few metres away from the frontier fence. #Barack Obama #United Nations #US #Syria #NewsTracker #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #journalists #Kurds #Syrian civil war #Sarin gas #American government #Ghouta #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #ISIL #Islamic caliphate #Yazidis #James Foley #Peter Theo Curtis
Gulf monarchies unite threatened by advancing Islamic State

Sep 01, 2014

Gulf monarchies unite threatened by advancing Islamic State

Wary of spectacular gains made by Islamic State jihadists, the oil-rich monarchies fear the militants could advance towards their own borders, where the extreme ideologies could find support. #White House #World #India #Terrorism #Syria #ConnectTheDots #USA #Iraq #United States of America #Kurds #President Barack Obama #Jihadists #islamic-state #Militancy in Iraq #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #US withdrawal from Iraq #ISIL #ISIS #Caliphate #home-grown terror #Yazidis
Syria's Assad swears in new govt, says reconstruction to be top priority

Sep 01, 2014

Syria's Assad swears in new govt, says reconstruction to be top priority

Syria's embattled President Bashar al-Assad swore in his new government on Monday, saying security and reconstruction would be top priorities #Syria #NewsTracker #TheySaidIt #President #Bashar al-Assad #Assad #Syrian War
Cameron plans to ban Britain-jihadis from returning from Syria

Sep 01, 2014

Cameron plans to ban Britain-jihadis from returning from Syria

British Prime Minister David Cameron plans to counter threats posed by ISIL militants and may consider banning Britain-born jihadis stationed in Iraq and Syria from returning home. #Terrorism #Syria #Britain #terror #UK #Islamist #Jihadis #ISIS #James Foley #Western terror
Iraq US carries out two more air strikes against ISIL

Sep 01, 2014

Iraq US carries out two more air strikes against ISIL

US forces continued their attack on ISIL militants in northern Iraq with two more air strikes conducted on Sunday, the army said. #Terrorism #US #Syria #Iraq #Jihadists #Terrorists #air strikes #ISIL #IS #James Foley #spy planes

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Life in Israel: Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Dec 03, 2012

Life in Israel: Caught amidst hostile neighbours, bad options

Without going into the compelling but competing narratives of why and how Israel landed in what seems a perpetually hostile dynamic, it is easy to see that it is surrounded by hostile neighbors and there is no strategic depth of geography. #HowThisWorks #Syria #Al-Qaeda #Israel #Golan Heights
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

May 29, 2012

Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

For the UK to suggest they might ban some officials from Syria connected with recent attrocities is a brilliant contrast to their refusal to ban Dow from the Olympic stadium for their Bhopal connections. #ThatsJustWrong #Syria #Bhopal #United Kingdom #Nick Clegg #the Olympics

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Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Aug 31, 2014

Affiliate of Al Qaeda Confirms Capture of U.N. Peacekeepers in Syria

The Nusra Front, the Syrian branch of Al Qaeda, said it had seized more than 40 peacekeepers because the United Nations failed to help the people of Syria during the country’s civil war... #Syria #United Nations #Al-Qaeda #Israel #Fiji #Golan Heights #Philippines
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Sep 01, 2014

Teenage girl allegedly en route to Syria is arrested in French airport

A teenage girl planning to go to Syria was arrested at an airport in southern France this weekend, and a man accused of recruiting her was arrested hours later, a French government official said... #Syria #United Nations #Al-Qaeda #Israel #Fiji #Golan Heights #Philippines
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Aug 31, 2014

Jihad Jeanette? French Teen Arrested En Route to Syria

The 16-year-old girl was attempting to join Islamist rebels, the French Interior Minister sai... #Syria #France