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USled coalition against Islamic State is 'amputated, illegitimate' Iran

Oct 01, 2014

USled coalition against Islamic State is 'amputated, illegitimate' Iran

The USled antiIslamic State (IS) coalition is "illegitimate", said a top Iranian official visiting Syria on Tuesday. #World #US #Syria #TheySaidIt #Iran #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #Syrian president #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #IS #Gulf Arab states
Islamic State jihadists free 70 kidnapped children in Syria Monitor

Oct 01, 2014

Islamic State jihadists free 70 kidnapped children in Syria Monitor

The Islamic State jihadist group on Tuesday freed more than 70 Kurdish school children its fighters kidnapped in northern Syria in May. #World #Terrorism #Syria #NewsTracker #Iraq #Kids #Aleppo #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #IS #kidnapped children
Britain confirms carrying out first air strikes against Islamic State in Iraq

Oct 01, 2014

Britain confirms carrying out first air strikes against Islamic State in Iraq

British fighter jets on Tuesday bombed an artillery post and an armed truck used by the Islamic State group in Iraq. #World #Terrorism #US #Syria #France #NewsTracker #Britain #Iraq #UK #Royal Air Force #Cyprus #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #IS
Now, British hostage features in Islamic State's third video

Sep 30, 2014

Now, British hostage features in Islamic State's third video

A new video featuring John Cantlie, a British photojournalist captured almost two years ago by Islamic State in Syria, reading messages has been released. #Barack Obama #Syria #NewsTracker #Britain #Washington #Iraq #United States of America #militants #islamic-state #ISIL #ISIS #beheading of journalists #David Haines

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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
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Oct 01, 2014

Syria blasts at school kill 32, including 10 kids

DAMASCUS, Syria — Twin bombings near an elementary school in Syria killed at least 32 people on Wednesday, including at least 10 children, with the second blast going off as screaming parents frantically searched for their sons and daughters in a str... #Damascus, Syria #Syria #Middle East
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Oct 01, 2014

Bombings near Syrian school kill 22, at least 10 children

Twin bombings near an elementary school in Syria killed at least 22 people on Wednesday, including at least 10 children, with the second blast going off as screaming parents frantically searched for their sons and daughters in a street littered with ... #Syria #Damascus, Syria
Hypocrisy: London Olympics can ban Syria but not Dow?

Sep 30, 2014

Family's plea to 'Syria-bound' girl

The "distraught" family of a missing British girl believed to be heading to join extremists in Syria have pleaded for her to come home... #Syria #Europe