White Helmets

Syria’s Last Rebel Stronghold Girds for Regime Assault

United Nations warns of possible humanitarian disaster in northwestern province of Idlib<p>BEIRUT—Syria’s last opposition stronghold is bracing for a regime military offensive, after airstrikes and shelling killed dozens there in recent days and the United Nations warned of a possible humanitarian …

Middle East

Thousands of White Helmet rescuers are still in Syria

The co-founder of Syria's White Helmets has requested continued support for the thousands of volunteers still working in northern Syria.<p>Politics | …

Middle East

Syria's White Helmets and the long history of attacking wartime humanitarians

The evacuation of 422 White Helmet volunteers from Syria seemingly marks the end of a daring five-year humanitarian mission in one of the world’s …

UK Politics

Dozens killed as reported arms cache blast levels buildings

<b>BEIRUT --</b> A Syrian search-and-rescue group says the death toll from an explosion that destroyed two apartment buildings in a rebel-held town in the …

Middle East

69 killed in blast in Syrian rebel stronghold

Damascus - The death toll in a blast at an ammunition depot in the rebel Syrian stronghold of Idlib province has reached 69, a monitoring group said …

Middle East

At least 69 including 17 children dead in apartment building blast in Syria: Monitoring group

The death toll from an explosion in an apartment building in rebel-held northwestern Syria has risen to 69, including 17 children, a monitoring group …

Human Rights

Syria, Russia expand heavy shelling of rebel Idlib: monitor

BEIRUT (AFP) -<p>Syrian forces and their Russian backers unleashed heavy air strikes on rebel-held Idlib on Friday, a monitor said, expanding their shelling of the northwestern province.<p>Idlib is the largest chunk of territory still in rebel hands, and President Bashar al-Assad has warned it would be …

Middle East

More Lies About the White Helmets

When is a terrorist group not a terrorist group? Apparently the answer is that it ceases to be terrorist when it terrorizes someone who is an enemy …

Middle East

Saluki Football unveils white helmets - Southern Illinois University

CARBONDALE, Ill. — The Southern Illinois football team will wear white helmets this season for the first time since 2011. The new helmets will be a …

Helmets

Syrian Army Finds US Arms, Israeli Food

<b>The find is the latest cache of foreign-made weapons discovered by the Syrian Army as it wraps up its operations against the terrorists in the</b> …

Middle East

Syrian refugees in Lebanon fear returning home

Live TV<p>Media Center<br>• All media content<p>DW News | 16h ago | 03:29 mins.<p>Watch video 03:29<p>Now live<p>03:29 mins.<p>The Lebanese government is looking to push out …

Middle East

Talking to Rouhani: Is Trump shooting from the hip or following a script?

30th anniversary of 1988 massacre in Iran<p>Published<p>2 days ago<p>on<p>July 31, 2018<p>Thirty years ago in the summer of 1988 Iranian regime under Khomeini …

Middle East

Montreal Alouettes bring back retro delta logo for the month of August - Article

August is right around the corner which means the Montreal Alouettes are making yet another change to their helmets.<p>The Als entered the 2018 CFL …

Canadian Football League

Blaming Israel for Saving Lives

Even in a world where Israel is routinely blamed for a remarkable variety of problems, this one is a first: Israel is being blamed by the New York …

Jewish Culture

Israel Helps the West with Security Needs; When Will the West Let Israel Defend Itself?

From left: US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman, Special Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt, White House adviser Jared Kushner, Israeli Prime …

Middle East

Rempel accuses Conservative colleagues of sexism over immigration policy

In a rare public disagreement, a Conservative MP is publicly accusing her colleagues of sexism, saying they left her out of the loop on a key policy …

Canadian Politics

Well Canada - meet your knew terrorist neighbours | Canada

The news that Canada is not only willing to accept 'White Helmet refugees' but that Canada actually requested them is something that all Canadians …

Canada

PETER HITCHENS: Are we saving Syrian 'heroes'... or just importing more fanatics?

You may recall the fuss Theresa May made about getting rid of the Islamist preacher Abu Qatada.<p>In the end it took 11 years of legal wrangling to get …

Helmets

This week in 60 seconds: Israel evacuates Syrian White Helmets

Got a minute? Here's the week in review.<p>><br>• ><p>This Week in 60 Seconds: July 29, 2018<p><i>This Week in 60 Seconds: July 29, 2018</i><p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can …

Middle East

Turkey plans summit with Germany, France, Russia

Turkey said on Sunday that it was seeking another international summit to discuss the situation in Syria. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced …

Middle East

Behind the story to save the Syrian White Helmets: a Canadian diplomat and her 'challenging' role as a revolution fades away

Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi's experience as a social justice activist could help him to negotiate with some of the Trans Mountain …

Canadian Politics

Israel Helps the West with Its Security Needs; When will the West Allow Israel to Defend Itself?

When the United States, Canada, and European Union wanted someone to rescue members of the Syrian Civil Defense organization, also known as the White …

Middle East

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared …

Helmets

As some 'White Helmets' escaped Syria, most were left behind

MIZANAZ, Syria (Reuters) - Fearing for his life, Daman Ayed registered to be evacuated from Syria along with hundreds of other members of the White Helmets rescue service, hoping for a new life in Canada.<p>But the 20-year-old was not among the several hundred people who were spirited out of the …

Middle East

Syria’s White Helmets: We went to Israel for fear of regime reprisals

The Syrian civil defence group the White Helmets turned to foreign countries for refuges for fear of reprisals from the Syrian regime, the group’s …

Middle East

Aleppo's Syria Civil Defence manager on the White Helmets - BBC News

14 Oct 2016<p>White Helmets 'rescue babies every day'<p>Ammar Al Salmo is the manager of the Syria Civil Defence for Aleppo; he co-ordinates White Helmets rescue teams there.

Middle East

Syria's White Helmets call on UN to save trapped volunteers

Senior members of the Syrian White Helmet rescue workers have called on the United Nations to save their colleagues trapped in the south-west by advancing government forces.<p>Israel and western powers helped evacuate 422 White Helmets and their families from Syria into Jordan last week but others …

Middle East

White Helmet Rescue Workers Stuck In Syria In Danger Of Being Caught

Nearly 100 White Helmet rescue workers were evacuated from southern Syria this week, but many are still stuck. Members of the U.S.-backed group face punishment by the Syrian government as it retakes more territory.<p>Transcript<p>AILSA CHANG, HOST:<p>Now an update on the situation for some of the most …

Middle East

Total lunar eclipse 2018: Watch live video here

The longest lunar eclipse in the last 100 years won’t be visible to Canadians, but you can watch it here<p>Unfortunately, Canada will miss out on the …

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Syrian refugees to return home?

Syria is anything but safe these days, as this week's bloody terror attack made abundantly clear. Four suicide bombers struck Sweida in southern …

Middle East