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Horror - Child left dead on Syrian sidewalk (40,000 dead)
Catholic.org ^ | Oct 4, 2012

Posted on 10/11/2012 10:14:43 PM PDT by Milagros

Horror - Child left dead on Syrian sidewalk Catholic Online-Oct 4, 2012 The civil war which has wracked Syria has taken its toll on civilians with somewhere between 30,000 and 40,000 casualties. Observers believe ...

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TOPICS: Israel; News/Current Events; Russia; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: alawite; israel; rop; russia; sunni; syria; turkey; waronterror
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1 posted on 10/11/2012 10:14:48 PM PDT by Milagros
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I am not advocating to intervene... Just pointing out that Muslim on Muslim global violence s NOT because of US “policies.”

Syrian army pushing rebels out of Damascus, activists say
TheNewsTribune.com-Oct 1, 2012
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The Syrian Network for Human Rights listed 483 women and children as among the dead across the country.

Violence had ebbed from an initial high in February and dropped in April and May after the announcement of a United Nations-backed peace plan. But violence escalated again in June as the plan fell apart and neither side showed a willingness to negotiate.

The Syrian government stopped publicizing casualties among the army and security forces earlier this year, though in June the Syrian government’s own reports indicated rebels were sometimes killing dozens of soldiers each day. The number of total dead in the conflict is now likely more than 35,000.
http://www.thenewstribune.com/2012/10/01/2316702/syrian-army-pushing-rebels-out.html
By David Enders | McClatchy Newspapers
http://www.mcclatchydc.com/2012/10/01/170248/syrian-army-pushing-rebels-out.html


2 posted on 10/11/2012 10:16:48 PM PDT by Milagros (Y)
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To: Milagros

soetoro approves most heartily....


3 posted on 10/11/2012 10:21:15 PM PDT by onedoug
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To: Milagros

Syria is the location of a proxy war between all groups in the middle east fighting for power. Syria will not be left alone, or decisively resolved, for probably meny years.


4 posted on 10/11/2012 10:23:14 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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To: Milagros

The video was very instructive as to what’s being happening for 18mos. People started the socalled Arab Spring and then left them...jihad has taken over...was it planned to happen that way...who knows. It reminds me of the genuine Iranian uprising when we did nothing.


5 posted on 10/11/2012 10:23:33 PM PDT by bronxville (Margaret Sanger - “We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population,)
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To: bronxville

Meekly Obama that never shuts his mouth, chose —all-of-a-sudden— to be silent, and not uttering a word of US’ moral support to the 2009-Iran protesters


6 posted on 10/11/2012 10:30:16 PM PDT by Milagros (Y)
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To: Milagros

Iran and Syria are Shi’ite countries. The Sunni Muslim Brotherhood are the chosen ones. Not sticking up for Assad but think he’s trying to get rid of terrorists infiltrating from the Sunni countries. I think Syria has been the most tolerant of Catholics and other religions out of all of them.


7 posted on 10/11/2012 10:39:56 PM PDT by bronxville (Margaret Sanger - “We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population,)
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To: bronxville
Iran and Syria are Shi’ite countries.

If you removed the apostrophe, you'd be right.

8 posted on 10/11/2012 10:43:12 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: bronxville

On one hand yes, on the other hand they -with Hezbollah and Palestinians- have inflicted crimes on the Christians in Lebanon, since, at least the Damour 1976 massacre...


9 posted on 10/11/2012 10:44:51 PM PDT by Milagros (Y)
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To: Milagros

Very sad to see children suffer the evil embraced by the ideologues and ignorant.

This is not the way of Christ. This is Islam.


10 posted on 10/11/2012 10:55:10 PM PDT by Gene Eric (Demoralization is a weapon of the enemy. Don't get it, don't spread it!)
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To: Milagros

The Christian Lebanese felt sorry and let thousands of muslim refugees in...that’s how Hezbollah arrived in the south and it;s been downhill from there for Lebanon. One can’t give any of them an inch.


11 posted on 10/11/2012 10:59:26 PM PDT by bronxville (Margaret Sanger - “We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population,)
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To: Milagros
Do not buy into this BS, people! The boy Assad is no prize, to be sure. But neither were Mubarak nor Khadafi. But whom does Obama want to replace them with? The Muslim Brotherhood is just the "cool", "acceptable" version of Islamofascist Al Queda, a fictitious "democratic" movement that will prove to be the scourge of our time, as they consolidate their new pan-arabic caliphate.

And SOB! if I ever imagined that in my lifetime I'd be rooting for the survival of an Assad regime in Syria. How the world has changed....

12 posted on 10/11/2012 10:59:42 PM PDT by kevao (Is your ocean any lower than it was four years ago?)
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To: dfwgator

lol


13 posted on 10/11/2012 11:02:16 PM PDT by bronxville (Margaret Sanger - “We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population,)
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To: kevao

“But whom does Obama want to replace them with?”

Great question. That’s why I say to him, hands off.


14 posted on 10/11/2012 11:02:24 PM PDT by Milagros (Y)
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To: Milagros

Why am I only seeing this story on Catholic.org?

(Not to put it down, I’m Catholic, but it should be on the national news channels!)


15 posted on 10/11/2012 11:14:46 PM PDT by MacMattico
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To: MacMattico

It beats me too.


16 posted on 10/11/2012 11:23:15 PM PDT by Milagros (Y)
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To: Milagros

The Religion of Piece.


17 posted on 10/11/2012 11:26:29 PM PDT by Slyfox
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To: Milagros

A couple of weeks ago, I read that the muslim brotherhood has given Jordan an ultimatum that would kick in October 15th if they did not comply with their demands or else they will send 50,000 muslims into their country like they did Egypt. I can’t remember where I read it.


18 posted on 10/11/2012 11:30:14 PM PDT by Slyfox
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To: Milagros
Must be because of that slanderous film!


19 posted on 10/11/2012 11:57:26 PM PDT by Bon mots (Abu Ghraib: 47 Times on the front page of the NY Times | Benghazi: 2 Times)
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To: Milagros

the arab SPRING has SPRUNG


20 posted on 10/12/2012 12:15:07 AM PDT by HiTech RedNeck (let me ABOs run loose, lew (or is that lou?))
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