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" Shabiha"

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World - Region
9/11/2013 12:01:54 PM
A spokesman for the Syrian rebels said 'the army and its shabiha (militants) should not enter the town'

World - Region
12/22/2012 1:42:44 PM
Syrian Islamist fighters warn residents of Christian cities in the province of Hama that they will be attacked if they don't expel pro-Al-Assad militias from their towns and persuade them not target their villages and homes

World - International
12/18/2012 3:03:46 PM
Freed after being held hostage in Syria for five days, US journalist Richard Engel stated that his captors, who threatened to execute him and his crew, were a pro-regime group known as the shabiha

World - Region
8/6/2012 10:55:35 AM
Syria's opposition accuses the Al-Assad regime troops of killing 40 people and injuring 120 others in Hama province

World - Region
7/27/2012 5:59:50 PM

World - Region
4/30/2012 4:14:08 PM
A Syrian court ordered the release of the anti-regime activist, Yara Shammas, who faces the death penalty for "belonging to a secret organisation" on bail

World - Region
4/7/2012 2:25:42 PM
Thousands of demonstrators turned out in the Syrian capital to show their backing for President Bashar al-Assad's ruling Baath party on the 65th anniversary of its creation

World - Region
3/25/2012 10:03:38 AM
As the year-old conflict in Syria shows no signs of abating, streets of Damascus that were crowded until late at night stand mostly empty after sunset as Syrians stay home, fearing robberies and kidnapping

Arts & Culture - Film
1/5/2012 3:17:35 PM
Ever since the beginning of the Syrian revolution many artists have been brutally attacked; actor Jalal Al-Taweel is the latest victim

World - Region
11/13/2011 5:32:19 PM

World - Region
11/5/2011 2:15:03 PM
Clashes in the restive Syrian city of Homs kill three civilians, while four pro-regime militiamen dies in Idlib province on Saturday, a human rights group said

World - Region
10/22/2011 4:42:59 PM
After a deadly Friday, gunmen killed in heavy clashes with the Syrian army in borders with Turkey

World - Region
10/8/2011 11:16:38 AM
Syrian soldiers who have defected in recent months say they are kept under close watch by their superiors and once they come under suspicion they become the target themselves

World - Region
10/6/2011 11:04:22 AM
Fighting to stay in power, Syria's ruling elite unleashes paramilitary pro-regime civilian forces, the Shabiha, to help crush the revolt, experts say

World - Region
4/27/2011 4:42:56 PM
The massacre of peaceful protesters taking part in the Syrian uprising is the bloody work of a network of militias and military units loyal to the ruling regime

World - Region
4/20/2011 4:49:12 PM
Syria lifts state of emergency, cancels state security court in exchange for tight controls over demonstrations, but opposition decries death of 250 protesters since the start of the uprising