28.06.2012 [Strategy Page] - June 28, 2012: On June 21st, a Syrian Air Force colonel, flying a MiG-21, flew to Jordan and received political asylum The colonel joined over 100000 other Syrian civilians who had fled to Jordan This was the first time a Syr.
25.06.2012 [The Epoch Times] - There were another 199 Syrian civilians with them. Officials told the state-run Anadolu news agency that the defectors and their families were sent to a refugee camp in Apaydin, located in southern Turkey. Around 33000 Syrians have defected to Turkey
26.06.2012 [The Hill (blog)] - The U.S. ambassador to the U.N., Susan Rice, has told the council that its inaction “represents a colossal failure” to protect Syrian civilians. She says it's time to invoke Chapter VII. The downing of the jet belonging to a NATO member gives the U.N
12.06.2012 [Democracy Now] - The U.N. is warning of new dangers to Syrian civilians as the regime of President Bashar al-Assad escalates attacks on embattled areas and Syrian rebels target government forces and infrastructure. U.N. observers have witnessed Syrian forces attacking
15.06.2012 [The Daily Star] - A few hundred protesters who rallied in Tripoli heard Sheikh Zakaria Masri condemn Syria's Baath Party for committing atrocities against Syrian civilians: “[The party] has gone beyond that of the enemies of the Arabs and the Muslims, the Zionist Jews.”
03.06.2012 [Human Events] - Last weekend, as Americans prepared to celebrate Memorial Day and commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War, Bashar Assad unleashed tanks, artillery and his Quds force-trained shabiha militia to kill more than 100 Syrian civilians -- most of