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Britain to step up help for Syrian rebels: Hague

August 3rd, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 3 (IANS) British Foreign Secretary William Hague says the government has been helping Syrian rebels in a "practical and non-lethal way" and intends to step up such help.The ... Read more...

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Syria should resolve crisis on its own: Chavez

August 2nd, 2012 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Aug 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has said the people of Syria should resolve their internal conflict on their own and without any foreign interference."We share ... Read more...

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Russia slams West over Syria allegations

July 20th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 20 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia Friday hit out at Western powers over what it said was an "unacceptable" attempt to blame Moscow for worsening violence in Syria."Attempts by certain ... Read more...

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Russia, China veto West’s UN draft resolution on Syria (Lead)

July 20th, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, July 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia and China Thursday vetoed a Western-backed UN resolution on Syria over fears that it could lead to foreign military intervention in the violence-wracked ... Read more...

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Strengthen ceasefire in Syria: Annan

April 23rd, 2012 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Geneva, April 22 (IANS) UN-Arab League envoy Kofi Annan Sunday urged all parities in Syria, especially the government, to work with UN monitors to consolidate the fragile ceasefire in the ... Read more...

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India, Brazil, South Africa mount pressure on Syria

August 11th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) With the crisis in Syria worsening by the day, India, Brazil and South Africa have mounted pressure on Damascus to accelerate political reforms and called ... Read more...

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UN Security Council condemns Syria crackdown (Lead)

August 4th, 2011 - 10:59 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 4 (IANS) Amid intensifying violence in Syria, the United Nations Security Council, of which India currently holds the rotating presidency, Thursday condemned the Syrian government's crackdown on ... Read more...

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US exploring new sanctions against Syria

April 26th, 2011 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 26 (ANI): The White House said on Monday it was exploring new sanctions against Syria - mostly involving the assets of top officials around President Bashar al-Assad.Obama administration officials speaking ... Read more...

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Syrian President faces indictment by International Criminal Court

April 25th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by ANI
Damascus, Apr 25 (ANI): The International Criminal Court could indict Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for causing the deaths of 120 anti-government protesters.According to The Telegraph, an influential body of international judges and ... Read more...

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