Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll loveā€¦ Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile



'Syrian Forces Shell Homs Ahead Of UN Vote'

2 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Syrian forces loyal to President al Assad have shelled the city of Homs in the first bombings since a ceasefire began two days ago, it has been claimed. The reports of violence comes ahead of a United Nations Security Council vote later on a Western-Arab draft resolution authorising a team to monitor the fragile ceasefire.It is still unclear if Russia, one of Assad's allies, can be persuaded to pass the draft, which calls on the regime to allow access for up to 30 unarmed military observers.
read more

share

U.N. monitors due in Syria as violence persists

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

(Reuters) - Syrian government forces shelled the city of Homs on Sunday and rebels attacked a police station in Aleppo province, resident opposition activists and a rights group said, in more violence four days after a ceasefire was... Read Post

More Deaths Today In Syrian City Of Homs, Residents Say

News : The Two-Way (2 years ago)

Forces loyal to President Bashar Assad are again shelling the city, according to reports from Homs. There's also been fighting reported in some other places. Read Post

Russia Orders Syria AND the Opposition To Obey Peace Plan

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Russia has reportedly called on all sides in Syria to "strictly" obey UN envoy Kofi Annan's peace plan, after forces loyal to the government shelled the city of Homs. The reports of violence come two days after a ceasefire began and... Read Post


Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC