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#Syrian rebels

# syrian-rebels - Monday 31 October, 2016

Rebel assault on Aleppo slows as UN slams civilian deaths

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said rebel rocket fire since Friday has killed 48 civilians, including 17 children.

# syrian-rebels - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Syrian rebels storm Sunni village, leaving 14 dead

Both State media and the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported the attack.

# syrian-rebels - Thursday 2 May, 2013

US reconsidering whether to arm Syrian rebels as at least 50 die in Bayda

The potential rethink comes a week after the US said that they believed that chemical weapons had been used in the country.

# syrian-rebels - Thursday 28 February, 2013

US pledges $60 million in aid to Syrian opposition

US Secretary of State John Kerry said that president Bashar al-Assad was “out of time and must be out of power.”

# syrian-rebels - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Irish citizen who joined rebel forces killed in Syria RIP

Irish citizen who joined rebel forces killed in Syria

Hudhaifa ElSayed, who was born in Egypt, had moved to Ireland as a young boy. He left to join rebel forces in Syria a number of months ago.

# syrian-rebels - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Syria: Air strike kills 30 as over 150 reported dead in nationwide violence

Clashes across the country have continued today as some estimates now put the death toll from the civil war at over 29,000 since early last year.

# syrian-rebels - Monday 27 August, 2012

A butcher, a barber and a policeman: meet Syria's rebels Civil War This post contains images

A butcher, a barber and a policeman: meet Syria's rebels

Butchers, barbers and students are now getting used to guns, tanks and warfare.

# syrian-rebels - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Syria army launches Aleppo assault

Fears are growing about the safety of civilians in Syria’s second city, with reports of massive assaults on several neighbourhoods.

# syrian-rebels - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Column: It’s time for Europe to bomb Assad – and Ireland should help

Ireland should now abandon its ‘triple lock’ neutrality, writes Aaron McKenna. The price of our prosperity is the willingness to stand up for those who have nobody else.