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SAS Mission to Destroy SyriaâEUR(TM)s Sarin Stockpiles Called Off in 2013-Sources
Offbeat  (tags: SAS mission, Military, Chemical Weapons, Syria )

Ray
- 48 days ago - rt.com
An SAS mission to locate and destroy stockpiles of chemical weapons was called off in 2013 over fears up to half the troops could be killed carrying out the mission, anonymous sources claim.
Man Smuggles Toys (And Joy) Into Syria (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: Syria, children, Finland, toy smuggler, Rami Adham, Syrian-Finnish )

Evelyn
- 242 days ago - facebook.com
He lives in Finland and risks his life to bring joy to Syrian kids. Meet the toy smuggler of Aleppo. 28 visits in 5 years. Started because his 3-yr old daughter wanted him to take all her toys for the kids (and give her a new Barbie when he came home!)
Syrian Children Playing in the Snow (Happy Video)   video
Offbeat  (tags: Syria, refugees, happiness, fun, snow, kindness )

Yusuf
- 415 days ago - youtube.com
Words cannot describe the happiness in this video
Syria Civil War: Palmyra Damage in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: Inpictures, Civil War, IS, Syria )

Ray
- 424 days ago - bbc.co.uk
New images have emerged from Palmyra, hours after Syrian troops recaptured it from the Islamic State group (IS).
The Original Christmas Story Is Really About Refugees
Offbeat  (tags: culture, fellow man, world, Syria, humans, ethics, shelter, refugees in 2015 )

Beryl
- 519 days ago - time.com
As our eyes fall upon the familiar manger scenes...it is hard not to think about the millions of people from that same manger land who are seeking refuge from terror and oppression now 2,000 years later.Where will they go? Who will give them shelter
Ex-US Defence Chief Blasts Obama on Syria
Offbeat  (tags: Obama, Syria, Ex-US defence chief )

Ray
- 524 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Former US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has criticised the Obama administration for lacking an overarching policy on Syria.
Refugees Become Art Guides in Germany
Offbeat  (tags: humanrights, Refugees&Relief, interesting, culture, Germany, Iraq, Syria, training, museum, guide )

Naoko
- 524 days ago - the-japan-news.com
Berlin's Museum of Islamic Art is one of four in the German capital training refugees from Syria and Iraq to act as guides for others who have come to the country seeking shelter from war and hardship.
Syria Conflict: Coalition Strike 'Kills Government Forces'
Offbeat  (tags: Conflict, Air Strike, government departments, US led, Syria )

Ray
- 536 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A suspected US-led coalition air strike has killed four Syrian military personnel, according to a monitoring group.
Tube Terror as Knifeman Screaming 'This Is for Syria' Slashes Man's Throat Before Being Tasered By Police
Offbeat  (tags: tube station, london, england, uk, knife man, syria, sad nnews )

Scooby
- 538 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A knifeman slashed a man's throat at a busy London tube station shouting 'this is for Syria' before being Tasered by the police.
Britain WILL Bomb Syria: Fighter Jets Will Start Airstrikes on ISIS Syrian Stronghold Within Hours After MPs Back Bombings By 39
Offbeat  (tags: syria, uk, great britain, mps, vote, bomb, westminster, london )

Scooby
- 541 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
RAF fighter jets will launch bombing raids against ISIS in Syria within hours after MPs voted overwhelmingly to back military action in the terror group's stronghold.
IDF Sent Into Panic After Hang Glider Crosses Into Syria to Join Terror Group
Offbeat  (tags: hang gliding, Israel, Syria, Israeli Arab )

Alexa
- 579 days ago - breakingisraelnews.com
An Israeli Arab caused quite a panic Saturday evening when he crossed the Golan Heights border into Syria using a hang glider, the IDF revealed in a statement Sunday morning.
SAS Go Into Syria to Kill ISIS Chief:
Offbeat  (tags: SSS, UK, USA, Syria, boots, ground )

Scooby
- 657 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
British Special Forces have taken part in a ferocious battle to kill a Syrian-based Islamic State commander âEUR" even though Parliament has yet to approve any UK âEUR~boots on the groundâEUR(TM) in the country.
Syria: Catastrophe as Islamic State Seizes Yarmouk Palestinian Camp
Offbeat  (tags: world, Syria, ISIS, conflict, middle east )

AWAY AWHI
- 775 days ago - greenleft.org.au
Fears over the safety of the 18,000 civilians trapped in Yarmouk, south of the Syrian capital of Damascus, have grown following reports that the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group has taken control of large areas of the Palestinian refugee camp.
Clear & President Danger: Poll Shows Republicans More Scared of Obama Than Putin
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Asia, Drugs, Hacking, Information Technology, Middle East, North Korea, Politics, Russia, Security, Syria, Terrorism, USA )

Ray
- 788 days ago - rt.com
A third of Republicans in the United States believe President Obama is a more imminent threat to their country than Russian President Vladimir Putin. They believe the same about SyriaâEUR(TM)s Bashar Assad, a poll has revealed.
Worst Year for Syrian Civilians as UN Resolutions Fails'
Offbeat  (tags: UN Security Council, civilians, aid agencies, Syria )

Ray
- 806 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
The UN Security Council has failed to implement resolutions to protect and help civilians in Syria, a report by a group of 21 aid agencies says.
 

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