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Syrian Opposition Forms Military Bureau

Syria's main political opposition group today announced that it was forming a "military bureau" to unify and coordinate the Free Syrian army and other armed opposition groups opposing Bashar al-Assad. Speaking in Paris, the Syrian National Council's leader said they had originally hoped for a nonviolent revolt, but now felt...
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Syria opposition to set up interim government

News : Yahoo! News: The Upshot (2 years ago)

BEIRUT (AP) — Syria's main opposition group is launching its most serious attempt yet to form a rival government to President Bashar Assad's regime, convening in Turkey on Monday to choose an interim prime minister for areas the reb... Read Post

Ex-prisoner chosen to lead Syria opposition group

News : The Newsroom (last year)

BEIRUT (AP) — A former Syrian political prisoner with close links to Saudi Arabia was picked Saturday to lead Syria's main Western-backed opposition group, filling a post long vacant due to divisions among President Bashar Assad's o... Read Post

Syrian opposition group, rebel army join forces

News : CNN's This Just In (3 years ago)

(CNN) - A Syrian opposition group demanding the end of President Bashar al-Assad's reign announced Friday that it has begun coordinating with the rebel Free Syria Army, while thousands of anti-government protesters were set to take ... Read Post

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