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Syria Records One of Its Deadliest Weeks Ever
As the global spotlight shifted to Gaza, the past month has been particularly deadly in Syria. Why?(7/27/2014 6:35:57 AM)
Al-Qaeda releases video of US suicide bomber in Syria
Syria's Al-Qaeda affiliate has released a video of a young US suicide bomber from Florida who blew himself up at an army post in the northwest of the country. Moner Mohammad Abu Salha, alias Abu Hurayra al-Amriki, was believed to be the first American national to carry out such an attack in Syria's more than three-year-old war. Hopefully it will be in heaven," Abu Hurayra says in broken Arabic ...(7/26/2014 5:48:25 AM)
Jihadists seize Syria army base, behead soldiers
Islamic State fighters have seized a Syrian army base in the northern province of Raqa, killing scores of troops and beheading some of them, a monitoring group said Saturday. The jihadist takeover of the base of Division 17 came as the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria said IS fighters accused of atrocities would be added to a list of war crimes indictees. In the two-day assault on the base in ...(7/26/2014 3:30:49 PM)
Video shows smiling American bomber in Syria
BEIRUT (AP) — An al-Qaida-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country's civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going to heaven.(7/26/2014 10:27:58 PM)
Terror Threat From Syria Will Last 'for the Next Decade'
The growing chaos in Iraq and Syria, where thousands of Western recruits have joined terrorist groups to train and fight, is cultivating a global threat that the United States is "going to be dealing with for the next decade," the head of the House Homeland Security Committee warned Saturday.(7/26/2014 3:51:08 PM)
State media: Car bomb in central Syria kills 7
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A car bomb exploded Sunday in the central Syrian city of Homs, killing at least seven people, the country's state news agency reported.(7/27/2014 12:09:13 PM)
Jihadists make fresh Syria advance: NGO
Islamic State jihadists, building on vast land grabs in Iraq, have seized an army position in the Syrian city of Hasakeh, a monitoring group said Sunday. On another front in Syria's complex civil war, rebels seeking President Bashar al-Assad's ouster captured a weapons depot in Hama province, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. In Hasakeh in the northeast, "IS jihadists took over the ...(7/27/2014 10:19:11 AM)
Video purportedly shows American jihadist in Syria
BEIRUT – An Al Qaeda-linked group fighting in Syria has released video of the first American to carry out a suicide attack in the country's civil war, showing him smiling and saying he looked forward to going to heaven.(7/26/2014 10:54:09 PM)
Syria chemicals being destroyed abroad
Around 700 tonnes of Syria's chemical agents have been delivered to specialised destruction facilities in Britain, Finland and the US, the watchdog in charge of the mission said Thursday. "All 1,300 metric tonnes of chemicals removed from Syria by the international maritime operation have been delivered to destruction facilities outside the country," the Organisation for the Prohibition of ...(7/24/2014 1:52:06 PM)
Syria terror group releases video of smiling US suicide bomber
Moner Mohammad Abu-Salha, 22, from Florida is seen is martydom video taken hours before attack(7/27/2014 8:54:07 AM)
Source: Yahoo