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More IDF Soldiers Requesting Post as Lookout

More IDF Soldiers Requesting Post as Lookout

A large number of incoming draftees - mostly women - have requested to be assigned to watch security cameras.Tova Dvorin, 07/04/2015 13:27
European Union Observers Rebuffed Again by Hamas

European Union Observers Rebuffed Again by Hamas

EU monitors have once again been told by Hamas their services are “not required” at the border crossing between Gaza and Egypt.Chana Ya'ar, 19/12/2012 12:09
UN Observers Quit Syria, Head for Beirut

UN Observers Quit Syria, Head for Beirut

United Nations observers have begun to leave Syria as their mission officially expires Sunday night at midnight.Chana Ya'ar, 19/08/2012 18:20
UN Ends Observer Mission in Syria

UN Ends Observer Mission in Syria

The United Nations calls an end to its military observer mission in Syria, days before its mandate expires.Elad Benari, 17/08/2012 03:16
Ban Calls to Reduce Number of Syria Observers

Ban Calls to Reduce Number of Syria Observers

Ban Ki-moon calls to reduce the number of unarmed military observers in Syria, put more stress on political efforts to end the conflict.Elad Benari, Canada, 07/07/2012 01:56
UN Observers Under Pressure as Syria Bleeds

UN Observers Under Pressure as Syria Bleeds

The tiny UN observer force in Syria is under mounting pressure to enforce a UN-brokered ceasefire despite numbering only 30Gabe Kahn, 01/05/2012 19:08
Report: Assad Pulls Tanks from Syrian Cities

Report: Assad Pulls Tanks from Syrian Cities

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has withdrawn tanks and heavy weapons from cities but his forces continue to kill unarmed protesters.Chana Ya'ar, 02/01/2012 21:05
Assad Making Observer Mission a 'Mockery'

Assad Making Observer Mission a 'Mockery'

The 88-member Arab Parliament has called for the Arab League to withdraw its observers from Syria saying it is 'giving Assad a cover'Gabe Kahn., 02/01/2012 18:23
Arab League Advisers Says Pull Monitors

Arab League Advisers Says Pull Monitors

An advisory board within the 22-nation Arab League is warning the organization to yank its monitors from Syria.Chana Ya'ar, 01/01/2012 17:13
Maher Assad, Brother of Syrian President, Missing

Maher Assad, Brother of Syrian President, Missing

Maher Assad, the brother of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, is reported by Arab media as missing.Chana Ya'ar, 29/12/2011 17:07