Al-Mujahideen army fighters, operating under the Free Syrian Army, prepare to fire from inside a damaged building during clashes on the frontline in Aleppo with forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad
Syrian government accused of using poison gas in assault
12/15/2015 SYRIA: An official with the US State Department told CBS News: 'If these allegations are confirmed, this would be the latest example of the Assad regime's atrocities against the Syrian people.' Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is pictured above last week
Sweet sorrow as star-crossed lovers in Syria and Jordan connect via Skype
Sweet sorrow as star-crossed lovers in Syria & Jordan connect via Skype - A Romeo & Juliet performed simultaneously in Amman & Homs uses technology to reunite young people separated by war. Under the eaves of a hospice for Syrian refugees in Amman, Jordan, a wounded young Romeo reaches out to the blurred image of a girl on a screen. From the besieged & bombed-out city of Homs, Syria, Juliet gazes back. Her head is covered because of her religion; her face is masked to protect her identity…
A man carries the body of his mother after what activists said were air strikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Marj Al Sultan, in the eastern Damascus suburb of Ghouta on February 27, 2015.
There is a plan to end the war in Syria — and it might even work: Brian Stewart
World powers, including arch foes, seem to have found some level of agreement on a Syria without Bashar al-Assad, Brian Stewart writes. A peace plan of sorts is coming together very quickly. Whether it works may take a while to determine.
Tunisian women wage 'sex jihad' by having sex with Syrian rebels
Women, girls travel to Syria to commit ‘sex jihad’ by sleeping with multiple Islamist fighters The Tunisian girls and women go to Syria to wage ‘sex jihad’ in order to comfort militants battling Bashar Assad, but end up pregnant. They are ‘swapped’ between as many as 100 rebels, a Tunisian politician says. || Islam, the religion of peace AND moral flexibility...I guess immoral, loose behavior is okay as long as you keep covered in your niqab.
Azaz residents say ISIS ‘disfigured the religion and the revolution’ http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2014/Mar-12/249982-azaz-residents-say-isis-disfigured-the-religion-and-the-revolution.ashx#axzz2viEHHnXz Syrian refugees in this border outpost were delighted to hear their hometown of Azaz had been liberated – not from Bashar Assad’s troops but from Al-Qaeda fighters who subjected them to a regime that included torture and public beheadings...