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Entries from July 2007

Brammertz: Hariri’s killer wasn’t Syrian

July 30th, 2007 · 8 Comments · Uncategorized

Interesting how this one slipped under the radar. The UN investigator who is looking into the assassination of former Lebanese Prime Minister Rafiq Al-Hariri says the killer wasn’t Lebanese. Ok, we knew that. But his latest report claims the killer wasn’t Syrian either. He uses the term a “hot district” to describe where the killer […]

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Amin Gemayel plays the Israeli game, again

July 30th, 2007 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Amin Gemayel is desperately trying to get back into the Lebanese Parliament, 25 years after he signed a peace-treaty with Israel when he was President. His self-proclaimed facist Phalange party has already called on the opposition not to put up a candidate in the August by-election (his Hariri-clan friends know all about one-party elections – […]

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Celebrate

July 29th, 2007 · No Comments · Uncategorized

3000 Iraqi refugees in Damascus are celebrating. Iraq has won the Asia Football Cup for the first time ever. And it was an even sweeter victory because they beat Saudi.

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Mabrook

July 29th, 2007 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

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July 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Syrian TV says the explosion wasn’t terrorism. Authorities say extreme heat caused munitions to explode.

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July 26th, 2007 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

AT LEAST 12 SYRIAN MILITARY PERSONNEL BROUGHT DEAD TO ALEPPOHOSPITALS AFTER EXPLOSION-WITNESSES REUTERS

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July 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Witness: “The blast was huge. One hospital I went to was filled with injured personnel.”

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July 26th, 2007 · No Comments · Uncategorized

SCORES OF SYRIAN MILITARY PERSONNEL TAKEN TO LOCAL HOSPITALSWITH CASUALTIES AFTER EXPLOSION-WITNESSES REUTERS

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SNAP

July 26th, 2007 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

EXPLOSION RIPS THROUGH MILITARY COMPLEX NEAR ALEPPO CITY INNORTHERN SYRIA-WITNESSES REUTERS

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Kiss and make up

July 24th, 2007 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

“For the last few months, Israel and Syria have resembled two playground lovebirds, each secretly dreaming of kissing the other, but equally scared of their big, bad bully mates finding out. Every few days, one or other of the blushing children will turn to their mutual friend, Turkey, and ask them to find out if […]

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