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Syria: Map Of Events


The activist group SyriaUprising publishes this continually updated map of events in Syria: Color code: Blue markers: protests, Red: casualties Yellow: on strike Green: military action/other incidents The map appears to be update frequently by the SyrianUprising (Twitter: @SyriaUprising)

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Crackdown On Protesters Continues In Syria


The Syrian army continues its operations against protesters all over Syria. At least 27 people were killed yesterday. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said in a statement that tanks, troop carriers and buses transporting security forces sped into … Continue reading

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Tanks In The Epicenter of Egypt’s Revolution


The Egyptian army deployed troops in Cairo’s Tahrir Square on 1 August and fired shots in the air to disperse remaining pro-democracy protesters. Local authorities say they asked demonstrators to allow traffic to move through the square, after local shopkeepers … Continue reading

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Protests on Tahir Square Suspended after Three Weeks


For the first time since early July Tahir Square in Cairo was empty of protestors today after a decision was made by the organizers that a major demand is going to be fulfilled with the beginning of the Mubarak trial … Continue reading

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Middle East & Balkans News Brief – 18 July 2011


News Summary NORTH AFRICA Tripoli (Libya). Libya’s ruler vows never to give up. “They are asking me to leave. That’s a laugh. I will never leave the land of my ancestors or the people who have sacrificed themselves for me,” … Continue reading

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