Turkey — Just as international efforts to reach a ceasefire in Syria
intensify, the long-running crisis appears to be growing even bloodier. On
Monday, the violence spilled over into both Turkey and Lebanon: A Lebanese
cameraman was killed while filming from the northern town of Wadi Khaled, while
wo Syrians were killed and more were wounded when they were fired upon at a
refugee camp inside Turkey.
In the latest instance of the unrest in Syria spilling across the border into Lebanon, deadly clashes broke out in Beirut on Monday following the shooting death of two anti-Assad clerics at the hands of soldiers. Two people were kil... Read Post
Some 1,500 people, many of them women and children, have fled across the Syrian border to Lebanon escaping gunfire from President Bashar al-Assad's forces. Mahmood Khazaal, former mayor of the Lebanese border town of al-Buqaya, said... Read Post