Tag Archives: Damascus

Troops kill 40 rebels near Damascus – Times of India

Wall Street Journal Troops kill 40 rebels near DamascusTimes of IndiaDAMASCUS (Syria): Syrian government troops on Friday ambushed rebels near the capital, Damascus, killing at least 40 opposition fighters, state media reported. The ambush was part of the military's offensive … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blast, clashes kill at least 16 soldiers near Damascus: monitor – The News International

The News International Blast, clashes kill at least 16 soldiers near Damascus: monitorThe News InternationalBEIRUT: At least 16 soldiers were killed in a car bomb attack and fighting that followed between Syrian government forces and rebels near Damascus on Saturday, … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Syria crisis: Damascus blast ‘kills 16 soldiers’ – BBC News

AFP Syria crisis: Damascus blast 'kills 16 soldiers'BBC NewsAt least 16 Syrian soldiers have been killed in a suicide bombing and fighting that followed in a Damascus suburb, activists say. The blast triggered clashes at a checkpoint near the mainly-Christian … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fighting Rages in Damascus Suburb After Suicide Bomb Attack by Rebels – New York Times

CTV News Fighting Rages in Damascus Suburb After Suicide Bomb Attack by RebelsNew York TimesBEIRUT, Lebanon — Fighting raged between rebels and the Syrian military for control of a Damascus suburb on Saturday after a suicide bomber attack on a … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Syria crisis: Damascus blast by rebels ‘kills 16 soldiers’ – The Independent

Washington Post Syria crisis: Damascus blast by rebels 'kills 16 soldiers'The IndependentSyrian rebels assaulted a checkpoint in a pro-government suburb of Damascus on Saturday, setting off a suicide vehicle bomb that killed 16 soldiers, activists said. The violence came a … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Damascus In US Weighs Up Appetite For War – Sky News

The Hindu Damascus In US Weighs Up Appetite For WarSky NewsThe idea of military intervention in Syria is dividing the 15,000 residents of Damascus – a town in the US state of Virginia. 9:13am UK, Saturday 07 September 2013. Damascus … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

No missile strike on Damascus after ballistic launches – RIA – Reuters UK

Economic Times No missile strike on Damascus after ballistic launches – RIAReuters UKMOSCOW | Tue Sep 3, 2013 10:48am BST. MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian radar detected the launch of two ballistic "objects" in the Mediterranean Sea on Tuesday but there … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UN inspectors head to hospital in government-held Damascus – Reuters UK

Telegraph.co.uk UN inspectors head to hospital in government-held DamascusReuters UKBEIRUT | Fri Aug 30, 2013 10:39am BST. BEIRUT (Reuters) – A team of United Nations inspectors departed in three cars to a hospital in a government-held area of central Damascus … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Chemical attack’ in Syria: As Damascus buries its dead, the world demands … – The Independent

The Independent 'Chemical attack' in Syria: As Damascus buries its dead, the world demands …The IndependentUN inspections which could establish the truth behind accusations that 1,300 people were massacred using chemical weapons in Syria have been delayed by realpolitik and … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Syria opposition: Chemical agents kill hundreds in Damascus countryside – CNN

IBNLive Syria opposition: Chemical agents kill hundreds in Damascus countrysideCNN(CNN) — Syrian opposition groups claimed that hundreds were killed Wednesday when the government used chemical agents in rebel strongholds in the Damascus countryside. Videos posted online by opposition activists show … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment