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Washington’s Salafist Quagmire in Syria.

Washington’s Salafist Quagmire in Syria. The Obama administration and the Turkish government of Prime Minister Erdogan are faced with a Syrian quagmire that is prompting them to send a signal to Saudi Arabia. Riyadh´s support of fundamentalist Salafi Jihadi groups … Continue reading

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UN Human Rights Council – Universal Periodic Review for the Syrian Arab Republic 2011

UN Human Rights Council Universal Periodic Review for the Syrian Arab Republic 2011 The following are excerpts of the Universal Periodic Review for the Syrian Arab Republic from October 2011. The situation in Syria has since been seriously aggravated by … Continue reading

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Syria – Attempts to Draw Palestinian Diaspora into Conflict.

Syria – Attempts to Draw Palestinian Diaspora into Conflict. By Christof Lehmann. According to medical sources in a Palestinian refugee camp near Hama, Syria, a Palestinian refugee was killed by by clashes between Palestinians and armed groups under the auspices … Continue reading

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