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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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Syrian opposition groups gather in Turkey, try to unify voice

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

ISTANBUL (CNN) - Disjointed factions of the Syrian opposition are meeting Monday in Istanbul in an effort to form a unified voice ahead of the next week's "Friends of Syria" conference. Turkey and Qatar urged opposition groups to at... Read Post

Ex-prisoner chosen to lead Syria opposition group

News : The Newsroom (2 years ago)

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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