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Freed nuns reach Damascus as prisoner exchange continues

Mar 10 2014

DAMASCUS/AMMAN Thirteen Greek Orthodox nuns arrived in Damascus on Monday after al Qaeda fighters who held them for more than three months freed them in a deal providing for the release of women prisoners held by President Bashar al-Assad's government. | Video

Freed nuns reach Damascus as prisoner exchange continues

Mar 10 2014

DAMASCUS/AMMAN Thirteen Greek Orthodox nuns arrived in Damascus on Monday after al Qaeda fighters who held them for more than three months freed them in a deal providing for the release of women prisoners held by President Bashar al-Assad's government. | Video

Freed nuns reach Damascus as prisoner exchange continues

Mar 10 2014

DAMASCUS/AMMAN Thirteen Greek Orthodox nuns arrived in Damascus on Monday after al Qaeda fighters who held them for more than three months freed them in a deal providing for the release of women prisoners held by President Bashar al-Assad's government.

Qatar-backed bloc says to rejoin Syrian opposition coalition

Mar 09 2014

AMMAN A large Qatar-backed bloc that left Syria's opposition National Coalition has reversed its decision and wants to rejoin, setting the scene for a clash with the group's Saudi-backed president, opposition sources said on Sunday.

Qatar-backed bloc says to rejoin Syrian opposition coalition

Mar 09 2014

AMMAN A large Qatar-backed bloc that left Syria's opposition National Coalition has reversed its decision and wants to rejoin, setting the scene for a clash with the group's Saudi-backed president, opposition sources said on Sunday.

Qatar-backed bloc says to rejoin Syrian opposition coalition

Mar 09 2014

AMMAN A large Qatar-backed bloc that left Syria's opposition National Coalition has reversed its decision and wants to rejoin, setting the scene for a clash with the group's Saudi-backed president, opposition sources said on Sunday.

Air raids in central Syria kill 26 - activists

Feb 24 2014

AMMAN Air raids on rebel-held towns across Syria killed 26 people on Monday, activists said, two days after the U.N. Security Council passed a resolution demanding an end to indiscriminate shelling and aerial attacks.

Air raids in central Syria kill 26: activists

Feb 24 2014

AMMAN Air raids on rebel-held towns across Syria killed 26 people on Monday, activists said, two days after the U.N. Security Council passed a resolution demanding an end to indiscriminate shelling and aerial attacks.

Air raids in central Syria kill 26 - activists

Feb 24 2014

AMMAN Air raids on rebel-held towns across Syria killed 26 people on Monday, activists said, two days after the U.N. Security Council passed a resolution demanding an end to indiscriminate shelling and aerial attacks.

Activists say Syrian security forces abduct prominent dissident

Feb 23 2014

AMMAN Akram al-Bunni, a prominent leftist writer and former political prisoner, was abducted by Syrian intelligence agents as he left a wedding reception at a Damascus hotel on Saturday, opposition activists said.

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