Posts Tagged ‘Rebels’

Syria Conflict : US, Turkey cooperate on Syria + Related Articles

Sunday, August 12, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  August 12, 2012

US, Turkey can impose no-fly zone on Syria

US, Turkey cooperate on Syria

The United States and Turkey have agreed to cooperate in dealing with worst-case scenarios in Syria, including a possible chemical weapons attack.

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu discussed the situation in Syria in Istanbul on Saturday. Read more…

Syria – A video of four large convoys of Syrian Arab army in Aleppo (August 3, 2012)

Saturday, August 4, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  August 4,  2012                        ( Somali – French – English)

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News from Rebels – Syrian checkpoint controlled by rebels

Monday, July 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  July  30,  2012

Rebels in Syria have taken control of a checkpoint in Salama, a northern town on the border with Turkey.

Salama is about 65 kilometers north of Aleppo, where a fierce battle between the government forces and rebels continues. Read more…

Top Syrian defector rallying foreign support + Related Articles

Friday, July 27, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News   July  27,   2012

A top-ranking Syrian military defector is visiting the country’s neighbors apparently to rally support to bring down the government of President Bashar al-Assad.

Former brigadier general Manaf Tlas met Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu in Ankara on Thursday. They’re believed to have discussed the possibility of cooperation between Turkey and Syrian defectors. Read more…

Syria – Aleppo fighting erupts

Sunday, July 22, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News July  22,  2012

(Jul 20) – Residents have been fleeing Aleppo after fighting between government forces and armed rebels erupted in Syria’s second city for the first time.
Aleppo and several neighbouring towns have come under army bombardment. Read more…

Alliance of Libya’s ex-interim PM leads landmark polls: electoral commission

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 Comments off


TRIPOLI, July 9 (Xinhua) — Libya’s once interim Prime Minister Mahmoud Jibril’s National Forces Alliance (NFA) took the lead in the country’s national congress elections with over 50,000 votes in three constituencies, according to the initial results announced Monday. Read more…

Military in Guinea-Bissau suggest forming new government

Saturday, April 14, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Apr. 14, 2012

The military responsible for the April 13th coup in Guinea-Bissau, proposed on Friday to form a government of national unity. This was reported by representatives of political parties. Read more…

AU rejects rebel claim of independence in northern Mali

Friday, April 6, 2012 Comments off

ADDIS ABABA, April 6 (Xinhua) — The African Union (AU) on Friday rejected a claim of independence by Tuareg rebels in northern Mali, hours after an official statement by their mainstream MNLA movement. Read more…

Mali’s military junta ready for dialogue with rebels

Monday, April 2, 2012 Comments off

The military junta has sent emissaries to the rebel MNLA (Mouvement National pour la liberation de l’Azawad) which has taken under its control the city of Timbuktu, in the north-east of the country. Read more…

Mali – Tuareg repulsed in Gao

Sunday, April 1, 2012 Comments off

On Saturday the army of Mali was able to repulse Tuareg fighters who had attacked the town of Gao in the north-east of the country announced the head of the military junta that is now in power in the country, Captain Amadou Sanogo. Earlier there had been reports that the city had been Read more…