SYRIA 2013

50 %
50 %
Information about SYRIA 2013
News & Politics

Published on January 15, 2014

Author: vinhbinh2010

Source: slideshare.net

Description

PPS: http://chieuquetoi.blogspot.com

SYRIA 2013

January 2013

Jan. 6 A Syrian refugee watches a television broadcast of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad speaking in Damascus, in their container at the AlZaatari refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria on Jan. 6. Assad made his first public appearance in months on Sunday, calling for a "full national mobilization" to fight against rebels he described as al Qaeda terrorists. (Majed Jaber/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 3

Jan. 8 January 15, 2014 A Syrian refugee removes water and mud around his tent, at Zaatari Syrian refugee camp, near the Syrian border in Mafraq, Jordan, on Jan. 8. Syrian refugees in a Jordanian camp attacked aid workers with sticks and stones on Tuesday, frustrated after cold, howling winds swept away their tents and torrential rains flooded muddy streets overnight. Police said seven aid workers were injured. (Mohammad Hannon/Associated Press) # 4

A Syrian refugee stands on top of a water tank at the Zaatari refugee camp, near the Syrian border in Mafraq, Jordan, on Jan 9. Tens of thousands of Syrians are flowing into Jordan a month, many with no money and resources. A significant number of women in the Zaatari camp, which houses some 120,000 refugees, fled with their children but not their husbands and have little or no source of income. (Mohammad Hannon/Associated Press) # Jan. 9 January 15, 2014 5

A Syrian refugee walks away after filling containers with clean water in the village of Kfarkahel, in the Koura district close to the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon, on Jan. 9 as stormy weather sparked widespread flooding, prompting chaos on the roads and a nationwide school closure for the next two days. The number of Syrian refugees in Lebanon is already totaling 156,000, according to U.N. figures, and 200,000 according to the Lebanese government estimates. (Ibrahim Chalhou/AFP/Getty Images) # Jan. 9 January 15, 2014 6

Jan. 13 The shadows of Syrian refugees in a tent are seen at Bab al-Salam refugee camp in Azaz, near the Syrian-Turkish border, on January 13. (Muzaffar Salman/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 7

Jan. 25 A newly arrived Syrian refugee receives aid and rations at Al Zaatri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria on Jan. 25. The United Nations on Friday urged Syria's neighbors to keep open their borders to civilians fleeing the intensifying conflict and said that the refugee exodus into Jordan was "absolutely dramatic". More than 30,000 Syrians have arrived in Jordan's main Zaatri camp this year, including 4,400 on Thursday and another 2,000 overnight, it said. Most were fleeing fighting in the southern area of Deraa, food and fuel shortages and high prices. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 8

Jan. 28 Newly arrived Syrian refugees wait for their turn to receive a mattress, blankets and other supplies, and to be assigned to tents, at the Zaatari Syrian refugees camp in Mafraq, near the Syrian border with Jordan on Jan. 28. Jordan has set up a security cordon around a sprawling Syrian refugee camp in the country's north in an effort to curb rising crime and lawlessness among its residents, a Jordanian official said. (Mohammad Hannon/Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 9

Jan. 30 Makeshift shops sell produce in the main thoroughfare as Syrian refugees go about their daily business in the Za'atari refugee camp on Jan. 30 in Za'atari, Jordan. Record numbers of refugees are fleeing the violence and bombings in Syria to cross the borders to safety in northern Jordan and overwhelming the Za'atari camp. The Jordanian government are appealing for help with the influx of refugees as they struggle to cope with the sheer numbers arriving in the country. (Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 10

Syrian children cry inside a tent at a refugee camp in the city of Tyre, in southern Lebanon on Jan. 31. The United Nations said on April 9 it will halt food aid to 400,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon next month unless it receives urgent new funding. The cash shortage is part of a wider financial shortfall that the organization says is threatening its efforts to help nearly 1.3 million Syrian refugees and almost 4 million more people displaced inside Syria by the two-year conflict. (Ali Hashisho/Reuters) # Jan. 31 January 15, 2014 11

February 2013

Feb. 16 January 15, 2014 Syrian refugee women, wash their laundry in front of a Turkish military base, seen in the background, at Atmeh refugee camp in the northern Syrian province of Idlib, Syria, on Feb. 16. This rebel-controlled camp only yards from the border with Turkey houses some 16,000 people displaced by the civil war. But the U.N. and other major aid agencies best equipped to handle such a large-scale relief agency cannot reach them because they are inside Syria. That leaves the job to smaller organizations who can only provide a fraction of the needs. (Hussein Malla/Associated Press) # 13

Feb. 18 Muddy boots belonging to Syrian refugees are seen at the entrance of a tent in a refugee camp near Azaz, north of Aleppo province, Syria, on Feb 18. According to some Syrian activists, after the increase in air strikes, the number of displaced people in the refugee camp of Azaz has grown in the last weeks of 6000 to 9000. (Manu Brabo/Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 14

Feb. 19 An internally displaced Syrian refugee child has a hair cut at a makeshift barber shop at the Azaz refugee camp along the Syrian-Turkish border on Feb. 19. Some 15,000 refugees, mainly from the northern regions of Syria are living in this camp with no running water or electricity, in winter temperature that drop to under zero centigrade at night. (Chris Huby/AFP/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 15

Feb. 21 A Syrian refugee takes Syrian currency from the customers at his shop at Al Za'atri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria on Feb. 21. (Ali Jarekji/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 16

March 2013

Mar. 6 Syrian refugees wait to register their names after their arrival at the Al 'Zaatri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, on March 6. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 18

Syrian refugee women work at a second hand clothes shop at the Al Za'atri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq near the border with Syria on March 6. UNHCR said the number of Syrians leaving their country has increased dramatically since the beginning of the year with more than 400,000, nearly half the total, leaving since Jan. 1. Most have fled to Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt and some to North Africa and Europe, arriving traumatized, without possessions and having lost relatives. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) # Mar. 6 January 15, 2014 19

Mar. 6 A Syrian family who fled their home from Aleppo register, at the UNHCR center in the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon, on March 6. The number of Syrians who have fled their war-ravaged country and are seeking assistance has now topped the one million mark, the United Nations refugee agency said Wednesday warning that Syria is heading towards a "full-scale disaster." (Bilal Hussein/Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 20

Mar. 6 Syrian refugee children play as they wave their hands in Sidon, southern Lebanon on March 6. (Ali Hashisho/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 21

Mar. 6 Syrian refugee children play in Sidon, southern Lebanon on March 6. A 19-year-old mother of two registered on Wednesday as the millionth refugee to flee Syria, part of an accelerating exodus that is piling pressure on neighboring host countries. (Ali Hashisho/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 22

Mar. 8 Syrian refugees run from a gas explosion at the Al Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria March 8, 2013. A fire, caused by the gas explosion, did not result in any death or injuries, but damaged some 35 tents at the camp. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed January 15, 2014 23

Mar. 8 Jordanian firefighters and Syrian refugees extinguish a fire at the Al Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria on March 8. The fire, caused by gas, did not result in any death or injuries, but damaged some 35 tents at the camp. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 24

Mar. 8 Syrian refugee women cry during a fire at the Al Zaatari Syrian refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria on March 8. The fire, caused by gas, did not result in any death or injuries, but damaged some 35 tents at the camp. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 25

Mar. 10 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres (4th right) is welcomed into Syrian tent during his visit to the Nizip refugee camp in Gaziantep on March 10. The number of Syrian refugees, already past the million mark, could double or triple by the end of the year if no solution is found to the conflict, Guterres said. (Veli Gurgah/AFP/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 26

Mar. 13 Mother and son Syrian refugees at the King Abdullah Refugee Camp on March 13. (Chris Jackson/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 27

Mar. 13 Valerie Amos, Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, OCHA, greets Syrian refugee children at a school during her visit to a Syrian refugee camp in Kilis, near the TurkishSyrian border, Turkey, on March 13. (Orhan Cicek/Anadolu Agency via Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 28

A view of the King Abdullah Refugee Camp for Syrian refugees 2 kilometers from the Syrian border on the third day of Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall's visit to the country on March 13 in Amman, Jordan. The Royal couple are on the first leg of a tour of the Middle East taking in Qatar, Saudia Arabia and Oman. (Chris Jackson/Getty Images) # Mar. 13 January 15, 2014 29

A Syrian refugee at the King Abdullah Refugee Camp for Syrian refugees 2 kilometers from the Syrian border on March 13. (Chris Jackson/Getty Images) # Mar. 13 January 15, 2014 30

Mar. 13 January 15, 2014 Jordanin Police keep guard as Syrian refugees look on at the King Abdullah Refugee Camp for Syrian refugees 2 kilometers from the Syrian border on the third day of Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall's visit to the country on March 13. (Chris Jackson/Getty Images) # 31

Mar. 13 Syrian refugees at the King Abdullah Refugee Camp for Syrian refugees 2 kilometers from the Syrian border on March 13. (Chris Jackson/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 32

Mar. 13 A man tries to extinguish a fire following shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, according to the Free Syrian Army, in Jobar area in Damascus March 13, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Dimashkia January 15, 2014 33

Mar. 14 A Syrian refugee woman, holds teapots as she walks past her tent during the visit of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, chief Antonio Guterres, not seen. at a small refugee camp, in Ketermaya village southeast of Beirut, Lebanon, on March 14. The number of registered Syrian refugees jumped 10 percent in just one week to more than 1.1 million, a U.N. aid official said Thursday as France pushed for quickly lifting a European Union ban on arming Syrian rebels. (Hussein Malla/Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 34

Syrian refugee children sit inside their tent at a small refugee camp, in Ketermaya village southeast of Beirut, Lebanon, on March 14. The number of registered Syrian refugees jumped 10 percent in just one week to more than 1.1 million, a U.N. aid official said Thursday as France pushed for quickly lifting a European Union ban on arming Syrian rebels. (Hussein Malla/Associated Press) # Mar. 14 January 15, 2014 35

Mar. 14 A Syrian refugee girl carries her sister, as she listens to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, chief Antonio Guterres, not seen, during his visit to a Syrian refugee camp, in Ketermaya village southeast of Beirut, Lebanon, on March 14. (Hussein Malla/Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 36

Mar. 18 January 15, 2014 A Syrian internally displaced boy stands at the window of a tent in the Bab al-Hawa camp along the Turkish border in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib on March 18. The conflict in Syria between rebel forces and pro-government troops has killed at least 70,000 people, and forced more than one million Syrians to seek refuge abroad. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images) 37

Mar. 18 January 15, 2014 A Syrian internally displaced woman and child are reflected in a puddle of water in the Bab al-Hawa camp along the Turkish border in the northwestern Syrian province of Idlib, on March 18. The conflict in Syria between rebel forces and pro-government troops has killed at least 70,000 people, and forced more than one million Syrians to seek refuge abroad. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images) # 38

Mar. 20 A Free Syrian Army fighter takes position inside a room as he points his weapon through a hole in Aleppo's Saif al-Dawla district March 20, 2013. January 15, 2014REUTERS/Giath Taha 39

Mar. 25 Children attend a class at the Bab Al-Salam refugee camp in Azaz, near the Syrian-Turkish border on March 25. (Reuters) # January 15, 2014 40

Mar. 28 A Syrian woman carries her children near their makeshift refugee camp at the mountains of the city of Afrin, on the Syria-Turkey border, on March 28. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 41

April 2013

April 2 A member of the Free Syrian Army holds his weapon as he sits on a sofa in the middle of a street in Deir al-Zor April 2, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 43

Jordanian police stand guard as Syrian refugees arrive at the new Mrajeeb al- Fhood refugee camp 20 km east of the city of Zarqa on April 10.The press spokesman for Syrian refugees in Jordan, Anmar Hmoud, said the camp which is 250 dunams (61.78 acres) in size and cost seven million dinars with funding from the United Arab Emirates, will receive up to 100 Syrian refugees daily. He said the number of Syrian refugees in the kingdom since the outbreak of the crisis in their country, which entered its third year, reached 483,314 refugees, according to the Jordanian news agency Petra. (Muhammad Hamed/Reuters) # April 10 January 15, 2014 44

April 10 January 15, 2014 A newly-arrived Syrian refugee boy smiles at an Emirati Red Crescent worker upon his arrival with his family to the new Jordanian-Emirati refugee camp, Mrajeeb al-Fhood, in Zarqa, Jordan, on April 10. A second camp for Syrian refugees has opened in Jordan as more Syrians flee the civil war at home. The Jordanian-Emirati camp is the first funded by the United Arab Emirates and run by its Red Crescent Society in Jordan to assist families, single women, the disabled, and elderly. (Mohammad Hannon/Associated Press) # 45

April 10 Guards stand at the entrance to Mrajeeb al-Fhood, a new refugee camp in Zarqa, Jordan, on April 10. A second camp for Syrian refugees has opened in Jordan as more Syrians flee the civil war at home. (Mohammad Hannon/Associated Press) # January 15, 2014 46

April 16 Free Syrian Army fighters take their position, as one of them points his weapon from the top of a building in Deir al-Zor April 16, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 47

April 24 Temple Umayyad -Syria-Aleppo April 24, 2013 January 15, 2014 48

April 25 People search for survivors among the rubble of an area, damaged by what activists say was a missile attack from the Syrian regime, in Raqqa province, east Syria, April 25, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 49

April 25 People use a flashlight to search for survivors among the rubble of an area, damaged by what activists say was a missile attack from the Syrian regime, in Raqqa province, east Syria, April 25, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 50

A damaged statue of Bassel Al-Assad, brother of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, is seen in Raqqa province, eastern Syria, April 25, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib April 25 January 15, 2014 51

April 28 Free Syrian Army fighter aims his AK-47 rifle through a window in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood April 28, 2013. REUTERS/Aref Hretani January 15, 2014 52

April 29 A general view shows a deserted street with damaged buildings in the old city of Aleppo, Syria, April 29, 2013. REUTERS/George Ourfalian January 15, 2014 53

An army soldier loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad carries his weapon as he moves past piled sandbags and a curtain erected to provide protection from snipers in the old city of Aleppo April 29, 2013. REUTERS/George Ourfalian April 29 Smoke rises after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Homs April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy A damaged tank belonging to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar alAssad is seen at a deserted street in the besieged area of Homs, April 28, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy A member of the Free Syrian Army points his weapon through a hole in a wall as he takes up a defensive position during clashes with forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's Salaheddine district, April 30, 2013. January 15, 2014 REUTERS/Malek Alshemali 54

Syrian refugee children play on swings at the Mrajeeb Al Fhood refugee camp, 20 km (12.4 miles) east of the city of Zarqa April 29, 2013. The Mrajeeb Al Fhood camp, which cost seven million dinars ($9.9 million) with funding from the United Arab Emirates, has received about 2500 Syrian refugees so far, according to the Red Crescent Society of the United Arab Emirates. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed April 29 January 15, 2014 55

May 2013

May 3 2013 Mohammad, 11, a Syrian refugee boy who was injured during the conflict in Syria, sits in his wheelchair at a post-traumatic care centre directed by Union of Syrian Medical Relief Organizations (UOSSM) in Hatay province May 3, 2013. Turkey is now sheltering more than 300,000 Syrians who have fled the fighting in their homeland, most of them in camps along the 900-km (560-mile) frontier. REUTERS/Osman Orsal January 15, 2014 57

May 11 2013 A man walks on the debris of a damaged building demolished by diggers, at the site of the May 11 blast, in the town of Reyhanli at Hatay province, near the Turkish-Syrian border May 15, 2013. REUTERS-Umit Bektas January 15, 2014 58

A man checks an apartment on a damaged building at the site of a blast in the town of Reyhanli in Hatay province, near the Turkish-Syrian border, May 13, 2013. Syria's information minister has blamed Turkey's government for deadly car bombings near the Syrian border and branded Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan a "murderer", state-run Russian TV company RT reported on Monday. It said he repeated a denial of Syrian involvement in car bombings that killed 46 people on Saturday in the Turkish border town of Reyhanli. Turkey has accused a group with links to Syrian intelligence of carrying out the attacks. REUTERS/Umit Bektas May 13 2013 January 15, 2014 59

The town of Reyhanli in Hatay province near the Turkish-Syrian border May 14, 2013. May 14 2013 January 15, 2014 60

May 19 2013 People riding on motorcycles are seen through a hole of a damaged building in Deir al-Zor May 19, 2013. REUTERS/ Khalil Ashawi

May 19 2013 A Free Syrian Army fighter fires back at Syrian Army's position during what activists say was clashes between the Free Syrian Army and forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad, in Deir al-Zor May 19, 2013. Picture taken May 19, 2013. REUTERS/ Khalil Ashawi

May 20 2013 Supporters of Hezbollah and relatives of Hasan Faisal Sheker, an 18-year-old Hezbollah member, carry the coffin during his funeral in Nabi Sheet near Baalbeck May 20, 2013. About 30 Lebanese Hezbollah fighters and 20 Syrian soldiers and militiamen loyal to President Bashar al-Assad have been killed in the fiercest fighting this year in the rebel stronghold of Qusair, Syrian activists said on Monday. REUTERS/Stringer

May 26 2013 A gunman takes shelter from gunfire in Bab Al Tabbaneh, a Sunni district, in the northern Lebanese town of Tripoli May 26, 2013

May 26 2013 Two Lebanese Sunni gunmen fire a weapon in Bab Al Tabbaneh, a Sunni district, in the northern Lebanese town of Tripoli May 26, 2013

Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad carry their weapons as they move during what they said was an operation to push rebels from the road between Dahra Abd Rabbo village and Castello in Aleppo May 27, 2013. REUTERS/George Ourfalian May 27 2013

A man holds a water hose as he cleans a tank in Azaz near Aleppo May 30, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman May 30 2013 January 15, 2014 67

June 2013

3 June A member of the Free Syrian Army shoots back at a sniper during what activists said were clashes with pro-government forces in Aleppo's Karm alJabal district, June 3, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman click to continue January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 69

Forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar alAssad carry the national flag as they ride on motorcycles in Qusair, after the Syrian army took control from rebel fighters, June 5, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammed Azakir 5 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 70

A student wears a headlight, due to electricity shortage, as he takes his year-end examinations at a school in Aleppo's al-Sha'ar district, June 5, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman 5 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 71

An Israeli soldier stands atop a tank in the Israeli occupied Golan Heights near the Quneitra border crossing, close to the ceasefire line between Israel and Syria June 6, 2013. Israel said on Thursday it regrets Austria's decision to withdraw its peacekeepers from a U.N. force in the Golan Heights and hopes the move will not lead to further escalation of conflict along the Syrian frontier. Syrian forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad fought off an attempt by rebels to seize the sole crossing between Syria and Israel on Thursday, while army troops sought to ram home strategic gains further to the north. REUTERS/Ammar Awad 6 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 72

A member of the Free Syrian Army interacts with children in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district, June 6, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman 6 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 73

Smoke rises as a fire burns near the Kuneitra border crossing, as seen from the Israeli occupied Golan Heights, close to the ceasefire line between Israel and Syria, June 6, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Awad 6 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 74

8 June Syrian residents arrive by car to inspect their houses and collect their belongings in Qusair June 8, 2013. REUTERS/Rami Bleibel January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 75

9 June Hezbollah supporters attack a bus carrying anti-Hezbollah protesters in front of the Iranian embassy in Beirut June 9, 2013. An unarmed Lebanese protester, a member of a small crowd demonstrating against the backing of Iran and its Hezbollah ally for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, was killed on Sunday by gunfire in front of the embassy in Beirut, Lebanese security officials said. REUTERS/Stringer January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 76

10 June January 15, 2014 A woman from the Druze community uses binoculars to watch fighting between forces loyal to the Syrian regime and rebels opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, from a hilltop overlooking Syrian villages in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights June 10, 2013. Austria has begun withdrawing peacekeepers from the Golan Heights, winding down a fourdecade mission due to spillover fighting from the Syrian civil war, the defense ministry said. REUTERS/Baz Ratner of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 Images 77

11 June A Free Syrian Army fighter shoots his weapon near Kindi hospital, which is under the control of forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad, as both sides fight to take control of the hospital in Aleppo June 11, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 78

12 June A member of the Free Syrian Army points his weapon through a hole as he uses a camera to photograph the scene outside in Deir al-Zor June 12, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 79

13 June A general view shows damaged buildings and debris in Deir al-Zor, June 13, 2013. REUTERS-Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 1-2 80

Members of the Free Syrian Army react as they fire a home-made rocket towards forces loyal to the Syrian regime in Deir al-Zor, June 16, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 16 June click to continue January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 81

17 June Free Syrian Army fighters sneak into a room to look out of a window as they try to locate the positions of forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Shwayhna Mountain, in Aleppo June 17, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 82

17 June Men ride on a motorbike as a Free Syrian Army fighter (L) walks near damaged buildings in Kefr Hamra, Aleppo June 17, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 83

A member of the Free Syrian Army sits with his weapon inside a house in Aleppo's al-Sayyid Ali neighborhood, June 18, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman 18 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 84

Aleppo's al-Sayyid Ali neighborhood, June 18, 2013. REUTERS-Muzaffar Salman-02 19 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 85

19 June January 15, 2014 A member of the Free Syrian Army dives into a swimming pool in Aleppo June 19, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 86

An armed Kurdish fighter from the Popular Protection Units (YPG) walks past Kurdish graffiti in Aleppo's Sheikh Maqsoud neighborhood, June 19, 2013. Kurdish fighters from the Popular Protection Units (YPG) joined the Free Syrian Army to fight against forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad. REUTERS/Nour Kelze 19 June January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 87

19 June A member of the Free Syrian Army is seen inside a building in the old city of Aleppo June 19, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 88

24 June Lebanese army soldiers gesture as they capture a gunmen in Sidon, southern Lebanon, June 24, 2013. Lebanese soldiers fought Sunni Muslim gunmen in the southern city of Sidon on Monday in one of the deadliest outbreaks of violence fueled by sectarian divisions over the civil war in neighbouring Syria. REUTERS/Ali Hashisho January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 89

24 June A Free Syrian Army fighter dives into a swimming pool inside a house in the old city of Aleppo June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 90

24 June Lebanese army soldiers give directions to a military tank in Abra near Sidon, southern Lebanon, June 24, 2013. Lebanese soldiers stormed a complex holding gunmen loyal to a radical Islamist cleric in the city of Sidon on Monday and arrested dozens of his supporters, security sources said, in a second day of clashes fueled by neighboring Syria's civil war.REUTERS/Ali Hashisho January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 91

24 June Bullet casings are seen on a street , during clashes with gunmen of hardline Sunni Muslim cleric Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir, in Sidon, southern Lebanon, June 24, 2013. Lebanese soldiers fought Sunni Muslim gunmen in the southern city of Sidon on Monday in one of the deadliest outbreaks of violence fuelled by sectarian divisions over the civil war in neighboring Syria. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 92

24 June Sunni Muslim gunmen demonstrate and block roads, expressing solidarity with hardline Sunni cleric Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir, in Tripoli, northern Lebanon, June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim Sunni Muslim gunmen demonstrate and block roads, expressing solidarity with hardline Sunni cleric Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir, in Tripoli, northern Lebanon, June 24, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim January 15, 2014 A Sunni Muslim gunman, wearing a mask, fires his weapon in front of burning tires, in solidarity with Salafist leader Ahmad al-Assir in Tripoli, northern Lebanon, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Ibrahim Civilians inspect a car that was burned due to clashes between the Lebanese army and gunmen of hardline Sunni Muslim cleric Sheikh Ahmed al-Assir, in Sidon, southern Lebanon, June 24, 2013. Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 93 REUTERS/Ali Hashisho

25 June Members of the Free Syrian Army look at a sheep in Aleppo's Salaheddine district June 25, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 94

30 June Syrian refugees hold a large Syrian opposition flag, with a length of 300 meters, to show their support for the Syrian opposition against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad at Al Zaatri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria June 30, 2013. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed January 15, 2014 Images of JUNE 2013 - week 3-4 95

July 2013

Young U.S. tourists play at Tel-Saki, an abandoned Israeli army post, near Ramat Magshimim in the southern Israeli-occupied Golan Heights July 3, 2013. Israel is bolstering its forces on the once-quiet frontier with Syria where it believes Lebanese Hezbollah militants are preparing for the day when they could fight Israel. Picture taken July 3, 2013.REUTERS/Baz Ratner 3 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 97

7 July A member of the Free Syrian Army pretends to fall out of a window as he jokes around with a colleague in Deir al-Zor, July 7, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 98

Free Syrian Army fighters climb up a ladder to walk through a hole in a wall during an offensive against forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood July 8, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah 8 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 99

8 July Free Syrian Army fighters carry their weapons as they move towards their positions during an offensive against forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood July 8, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 100

6-9 July Free Syrian Army fighters get briefed prior to an offensive against forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood, July 6, 2013. REUTERS/Malek Alshemali Free Syrian Army fighters prepare for an offensive against forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood, July 6, 2013. REUTERS/Malek Alshemali A car bomb explosion rocked the district, on the site of the movement's Shi'ite Hezbollah in Lebanon-july 9.2013 January 15, 2014 101

A woman walks over shattered glass, past damaged cars near the site of an explosion in Beirut's southern suburbs, July 9, 2013. A car bomb exploded on Tuesday in a Beirut stronghold district of the Lebanese Hezbollah militant group that has been fighting in Syria's civil war, wounding at least 38 people, a hospital official told Reuters. REUTERS/Khalil Hassan 9 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 102

A Free Syrian Army fighter aims his weapon as he takes up a defensive position inside a school in Sheikh Maksoud area in Aleppo July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman 9 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 103

9 July Dany, a 14-year-old fighter, whom activists say is the youngest fighter in the Khadraa brigade operating under the Free Syrian Army, chats with his fellow fighters in Deir al-Zor July 9, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 104

10 July Free Syrian Army fighters carry their weapons as they take positions inside a building used as a surveillance location in Deir al-Zor July 10, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 105

11 July Women from the Druze community wait for their family members, students who are studying in Syria, to cross through the Quneitra border crossing between Israel and Syria, on the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights July 11, 2013. A spokesperson for the International Committee of the Red Cross said 23 students, mostly from the Druze community, crossed into the Golan Heights from Syria at Quneitra on Thursday. REUTERS/Baz Ratner January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 106

12 July A Syrian regime gathering point is seen through a sniper scope in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district, June 8, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman A Free Syrian Army fighter runs past sandbags piled for protection against snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Seif El Dawla neighbourhood in Aleppo, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Aref Hretani January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 A Free Syrian Army fighter takes up a position as he uses a mirror to look out for snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar alAssad in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood July 12, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman Deir al-Zor July 11, 2013. 107

13 July A Free Syrian Army fighter plays with a toy gun as a fellow fighter prays inside a damaged shop in Deir al-Zor July 13, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 108

A Free Syrian Army fighter moves through a tunnel to take cover from snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Deir al-Zor July 14, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 14 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 109

15 A Free Syrian Army fighter washes himself before the time for iftar, or breaking fast, during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan in Aleppo's Karm alJabal district on July 15. (Muzaffar Salman/Reuters) # July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY - week 1-2 110

17 July A member of the Free Syrian Army reads the Koran in Maarat al-Artik in Aleppo's countryside July 17, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 111

17 July A Free Syrian Army fighter takes a shower outdoors to beat the heat in Deir al-Zor July 17 , 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 112

People walk past sandbags as they shop before the time for iftar, or breaking fast, during the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, at the Karaj Al-Hajez crossing, a passageway separating rebel-controlled Bustan al-Qasr and regime-controlled Al-Masharqa neighbourhood, in Aleppo July 18, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman 18 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 113

18 July An aerial view shows the Zaatari refugee camp, near the Jordanian city of Mafraq July 18, 2013. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry spent about 40 minutes with half a dozen refugees who vented their frustration at the international community's failure to end Syria's more than two-year-old civil war, while visiting the camp that holds roughly 115,000 Syrian refugees in Jordan about 12 km (eight miles) from the Syrian border. REUTERS/Mandel Ngan/Pool January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 114

A member of the Free Syrian Army sits inside a room in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal neighborhood, July 21, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman 21 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 115

Free Syrian Army fighters move through a hole in a wall in the northern town of Khan al-Assal, after seizing it July 22, 2013. Syrian rebels seized the northern town of Khan al-Assal on Monday, activists said, one of the last towns in the western part of Aleppo province that was held by President Bashar al-Assad's forces. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib 22 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 116

22 July A Free Syrian Army fighter walks near a dead body, which according to the FSA , belongs to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the northern town of Khan alAssal, July 22, 2013. Syrian rebels seized the northern town of Khan al-Assal on Monday, activists said, one of the last towns in the western part of Aleppo province that was held by President Bashar al-Assad's forces. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 117

22 July A Free Syrian Army fighter fires back towards what he said were forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Deir al-Zor July 22, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 118

23 July A Free Syrian Army fighter holds his weapon as he stands inside a burned shop in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district July 23, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 119

25 July A general view shows damaged buildings in Aleppo's Bustan al-Basha district, Syria, July 25, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 120

30 July Syrians refugees try to enter a truck which will transport them back to their homeland at the Al-Zaatri refugee camp in the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 121

Residents run through smoke rises after what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh 30 July January 15, 2014 Images of JULY 2013-week 3-4 122

August 2013

1 August January 15, 2014 Members of the Free Syrian Army rest near the air force intelligence headquarters in Aleppo August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib 124

1 August Darya area, southwest of Damascus, August 1, 2013. January 15, 2014 Khaldia neighbourhood in Homs city, July 27, 2013. 125

4 August A Free Syrian Army fighter takes up a shooting position at the Seif El Dawla front in Aleppo August 4, 2013. REUTERS/ Loubna Mrie January 15, 2014 126

6 August A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a house in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district August 6, 2013. Picture taken August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Loubna Mrie January 15, 2014 127

6 August January 15, 2014 Men sleep inside a house damaged after what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Azaz, near Aleppo, August 6, 2013. Syrian rebels captured a main military airport near the border with Turkey on Tuesday, consolidating their hold on a key supply route north of the city of Aleppo, opposition activists said. The reported capture of the Minnig Military Airport, situated on the road between Aleppo and the Turkish city of Gaziantep, after an eight-month siege, marks an important symbolic victory for the opposition, following a string of defeats to President Bashar al-Assad's forces in central Syria, the sources said. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib 128

6 August Rebels had captured airbase Mannagh from the hands of government forces at dawn today 6-8-2013 January 15, 2014 129

6 August January 15, 2014 130

7 August People search for their belongings in rubbles after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Raqqa province, eastern Syria, August 7, 2013. REUTERS/Nour Fourat January 15, 2014 131

8 August Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (2nd R) attends Eid al-Fitr prayers at Anas bin Malek mosque in Damascus August 8, 2013, in this handout photograph released by Syria 's national news agency SANA. Syrian rebels said on Thursday they targeted al-Assad's motorcade heading to a Damascus mosque to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, but state television showed him unharmed and the government denied he had been attacked. REUTERS/SANA/Handout via Reuters January 15, 2014 132

8 August A Free Syrian Army fighter sleeps inside a room in Aleppo's Qastal al-Harami neighborhood August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Nour Kelze January 15, 2014 133

10 August January 15, 2014 An air attack but activists said that due to the forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad made​​, in Raqqa province, east Syria.-Aug10, 2013 134

10 August A baby takes a picture by cell phone at a party Eid alFitr for Syrian refugee children-Aug10, 2013 January 15, 2014 135

Children pretend to be carrying a coffin, as they play along a street in Raqqa province, eastern Syria August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Nour Fourat 12 August January 15, 2014 136

12 August Before and after photos from Aleppo show the widespread damage wrought on the ancient Syrian city January 15, 2014 137

12 August Free Syrian Army fighters play soccer along a street in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah January 15, 2014 138

13 August A Free Syrian Army fighter holds a hose to help a fellow fighter wash his face in Aleppo's Qastal al-Harami neighbourhood August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Melhem Barakat January 15, 2014 139

14 August January 15, 2014 A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a room in the Bab al-Nasr neighborhood of Aleppo August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Melhem Barakat 140

Twin explosions hit Lebanon 15 August Click to continue January 15, 2014 141

15 August A Free Syrian Army fighter carries his weapon as he smokes a cigarette near the frontline of Otaiba, in alGhouta region in the eastern rural suburbs of Damascus, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abdullah January 15, 2014 142

A Free Syrian Army fighter lights a cigarette as a fellow fighter rests inside a room in Deir al-Zor August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 18 August January 15, 2014 143

The village of Dourit, in Latakia countryside August 17, 2013. 18 August the Euphrates river in the eastern countryside of Aleppo to declare the formation of the Eastern Front August 18, 2013. Refugees take the new bridge spanning the Tigris-Syria-Aug18, 2013 January 15, 2014 UN unknown causes of new-wave evacuate Syria-Iraq border Aug18, 2013 144

A Free Syrian Army fighter sits near sandbags inside a damaged room in Deir al-Zor August 18, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 18 August January 15, 2014 145

Syrian refugees cross the border into the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, August 19, 2013. More than 20,000 Syrian refugees have entered northern Iraq since Thursday in one of the largest crossings in the more than two-year-old conflict and the influx is continuing, the United Nations said on Monday. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari 19 August January 15, 2014 146

A man walks inside the damaged historical old souk of Homs, Syria, August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Yazan Homsy 19 August January 15, 2014 147

A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a house in Deir alZor August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 19 August January 15, 2014 148

Free Syrian Army fighters take cover inside a damaged house in Deir al-Zor August 19, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 19 August January 15, 2014 149

Syrian refugees sit in the bottom border in Dahuk Peshkhabour while on the way to Iraq-Aug20, 2013 20 August January 15, 2014 150

Aug. 21 August 21 , 2013 A boy who survived the attack cries as he takes shelter inside a mosque in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus August 21.(Mohamed Abdullah/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 Click to continue 151

Click to continue Aug. 21 A boy, affected by what activists say was a gas attack, is treated at a medical center in the Damascus suburbs of Saqba, August 21. Syria's opposition accused government forces of gassing hundreds of people on Wednesday by firing rockets that released deadly fumes over rebel-held Damascus suburbs, killing men, women and children as they slept.(Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 152

A dead dog is seen at a site hit by what activists said was a gas attack in the Damascus suburb of Ain Tarma, August 21. (Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) # Aug. 21 Click to continue January 15, 2014 153

A survivor from what activists say is a gas attack vomits inside a mosque in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus August 21. (Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) # Aug. 21 Click to continue January 15, 2014 154

Bodies of victims of an attack on Ghouta, Syria on the floor on Aug. 21. (Shaam News Network via Associated Press) # Aug. 21 Click to continue January 15, 2014 155

Children, affected by the alleged chemical weapons attack, breathe through oxygen masks in a Damascus suburb, August 21. (Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) # Aug. 21 Click to continue January 15, 2014 156

Syrian men lying on the ground as they wait for treatment after Syrian rebels claim they were poisoned in a toxic gas attack by pro-government forces in Douma, on the outskirts of Damascus on August 21.(Media Office of Douma via AFP/Getty Images) # Aug. 21 Click to continue January 15, 2014 157

Aug. 21 Syrians carrying the body of a child into a mass grave following what Syrian rebels claim to be a toxic gas attack by pro-government forces in eastern Ghouta, on the outskirts of Damascus on August 21. (Ammar AlArbini/AFP/Getty Images) # January 15, 2014 Click to continue 158

Aug. 21 January 15, 2014 A man carries a boy as he runs with other civilians to take cover after what activists said was a missile strike by Syrian Air Force fighter jets loyal to President Bashar alAssad, in Raqqa province, eastern Syria August 21. (Nour Fourat /Reuters) # 159

Aug. 21 A man inspects a site hit by what activists said were missiles fired by Syrian Air Force fighter jets loyal to President Bashar al-Assad, in Raqqa province, eastern Syria, August 21. (Nour Fourat) # January 15, 2014 160

Several bodies are buried in a suburb of Damascus, Syria during a funeral on Aug. 21. Syrian government forces pressed their offensive in eastern Damascus on Thursday, bombing rebel-held suburbs where the opposition said the regime had killed more than 100 people the day before in a chemical weapons attack.(Shaam News Network via Associated Press) # Aug. 21 January 15, 2014 161

Aug. 21 A man holds the body of a dead child among bodies of people activists say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus August 21, 2013. (Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) January 15, 2014 162

A man reacts as he holds the body of a girl whom activists say was killed by gas attack in al-Ghouta area, in the eastern suburbs of Damascus, August 21.(Diaa al-Din/Shaam News Network/Handout via Reuters) # Aug. 21 January 15, 2014 163

Aug. 21 Relatives and activists inspect the bodies of people they say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus August 21.(Shaam News Network via Reuters ) # January 15, 2014 164

Aug. 21 Bodies of children whom activists say were killed by gas attack in the Ghouta area, lay on floor in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21.(Mohamed Abdullah/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 165

Aug. 21 Civilians carrying their purchases run to avoid snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at the Karaj al-Hajez crossing, a passageway separating Aleppo's Bustan al-Qasr, which is under the rebels' control and Al-Masharqa neighborhood, an area controlled by the regime, August 21.(Muzaffar Salman/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 166

Gas attack in Syria Aug. 21 People lower the body of a victim, of what activist said was a gas attack, into a grave during a funeral in Hamoria area, in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh People lower the body of a victim, of what activist said was a gas attack, into a grave during a funeral in Hamoria, area in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh People dig graves for the victims of what activist claimed was a gas attack in Hamoria area, in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21, 2013. January 15, 2014 REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh Syrian activists inspect the bodies of people they say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus, August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh 167

Aug. 21 Hình ảnh cho thấy các nạn nhân chết vì khí độc do lực lượng chính phủ Syria gây ra.-aug 21,2013 Syrian activists inspect the bodies of people they say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus August 21, 2013. January 15, 2014 United Nations (U.N.) vehicles transport a team of U.N. chemical weapons experts to the scene of a poison gas attack outside the Syrian capital last week, in Damascus 168 August 26, 2013.

Aug. 21 A man, affected by what activists say is nerve gas, breathes through an oxygen mask in the Damascus suburbs of Jesreen August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Dar January 15, 2014 169

Aug. 21 A woman mourns over a body wrapped in shrouds laid out in a line on the ground with other victims which Syrian rebels claim were killed in a toxic gas attack by pro-government forces in eastern Ghouta, on the outskirts of Damascus on August 21. (Daya Al-Deen/AFP/ Getty Images) # Click to continue January 15, 2014 170

Bodies of people activists say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region are seen in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus August 21. Syrian activists said at least 213 people, including women and children, were killed on Wednesday in a nerve gas attack by President Bashar al-Assad's forces on rebelheld districts of the Ghouta region east of Damascus.(Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) # Aug. 21 January 15, 2014 171

21 August A man holds the body of a dead child among bodies of people activists say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh January 15, 2014 172

Gas attack in Syria 21 People lower the body of a victim, of what activist said was a gas attack, into a grave during a funeral in Hamoria area, in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh August People lower the body of a victim, of what activist said was a gas attack, into a grave during a funeral in Hamoria, area in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh People dig graves for the victims of what activist claimed was a gas attack in Hamoria area, in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 21, 2013. January 15, 2014 REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh Syrian activists inspect the bodies of people they say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus, August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh 173

AP Images are proven to find the body was buried on the outskirts of Damascus, August 21, 2013. Smoke rising from the blast area. Aug23, 2013_Lebanon 21 August January 15, 2014 Salah al-Din neighbourhood in central Aleppo August 23, 2013. -02 The eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. -03 174

The picture shows the victim died of toxic gas?. Aug 21.2013 Syrian activists inspect the bodies of people they say were killed by nerve gas in the Ghouta region, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus August 21, 2013. 21 August January 15, 2014 175

Aug. 21 Girls who survived from what activists say is a gas attack rest inside a mosque in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus, August 21.(Mohamed Abdullah/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 176

21 August A man, affected by what activists say is nerve gas, breathes through an oxygen mask in the Damascus suburbs of Jesreen August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Dar January 15, 2014 177

Aug. 21 January 15, 2014 Syrian refugees, fleeing the violence in their country, wait to cross the border into the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq, August 21. The government of Iraqi Kurdistan has set an entry quota of 3,000 refugees a day to cope with an influx of Kurds fleeing the civil war in Syria.(Thaier al-Sudani/Reuters) # 178

Aug. 22 An activist wearing a gas mask stands next to a dead dog as he looks for dead bodies to collect samples to check for chemical weapon use, in Zamalka area, where activists say chemical weapons have been used by forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh Activists wearing gas masks bag a dead cat as they collect samples to check for chemical weapon use, in the Zamalka area, where activists say chemical weapons were used by forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh A youth, affected by what activists say is nerve gas, is treated at a hospital in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus, August 21, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh A boy holds a cup of water as he walks near survivors from what activists say is a gas attack inside a mosque in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus, August 21, 2013. January 15, Khabieh REUTERS/Bassam2014 179

Aug. 22 The eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. Activists wear gas masks as they look for dead bodies and to collect samples to check for chemical weapon use, in the Zamalka area, where activists say chemical weapons were used by forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad in the eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Bassam Khabieh January 15, 2014 The eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. The eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. 180

Aug. 22 A 15-year-old Free Syrian Army fighter takes position in a house in Salah alDin neighbourhood in central Aleppo, August 22. (Muzaffar Salman/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 181

Aug. 22 A Free Syrian Army fighter is seen through a hole in the wall in Salah al-Din neighbourhood in central Aleppo, August 22.(Muzaffar Salman/Reuters) # January 15, 2014 182

Aug. 22 This image provided by Shaam News Network on Aug. 22, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, purports to show dead bodies after an attack on Ghouta, Syria on Aug. 21. (Uncredited/Shaam News Network, via Associated Press) # Click to continue January 15, 2014 183

22 August A Free Syrian Army fighter (L) peeks through a hole behind sandbags in Deir al-Zor August 22, 2013. A Free Syrian 15, 2014 January Army fighter prays inside a room in Deir al-Zor August 22, 2013. A Free Syrian Army fighter cleans his weapon inside a room in the besieged area of Homs August 22, 2013. A street in Deir al-Zor August 22, 2013. -02 184

22 August A street in Deir al-Zor August 22, 2013. January 15, al-Din A view of Salah 2014 neighbourhood in central Aleppo August 22, 2013.-02 A view of Salah al-Din neighbourhood in central Aleppo August 22, 2013. The Salah al-Din neighbourhood of central Aleppo August 22, 2013. 185

22 August Free Syrian Army fighters are seen at the Salah al-Din neighbourhood of central Aleppo August 22, 2013. Free Syrian Army fighters gesture as they sit along a street in Deir al-Zor August 22, 2013. Free Syrian Army fighters walk past damaged buildings and debris in Deir al-Zor August 20, 2013. Picture taken August 20, 2013. Free Syrian Army fighters sit along a street in Deir al-Zor August 22, 2013. January 15, 2014 186

22 August The eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. The eastern suburbs of Damascus August 22, 2013. The Salah al-Din neighbourhood of central Aleppo August 22, 2013. -04 The eastern suburbs 2014 January 15, of Damascus August 22, 2013. 187

A man reacts at a site hit by what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in the Duma neighbourhood of Damascus, August 22.(Bassam Khabieh/Reuters) # Aug. 22 January 15, 2014 188

22 August A Syrian soldier is captured by Free Syrian Army fighters during what the FSA say is an offensive against forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Qobtan village in Aleppo August 22, 2013. REUTERS/Saad AboBrahim January 15, 2014 189

23 August A Free Syrian Army fighter takes cover inside a house as he looks through a hole in Deir al-Zor August 23, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi January 15, 2014 190

Pigeons lie on the ground after dying from what activists say is the use of chemical weapons by forces loyal to President Bashar Al-Assad in the Damascus suburbs of Arbeen August 24, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Dar 24 August January 15, 2014 191

A Syrian soldier walking on a street in Jobar, Damascus suburbs - Aug 24.2013 Aug. 24 January 15, 2014 192

25 A Free Syrian Army fighter wears a hat while resting in a safe house in Jobar, Damascus August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abdullah August January 15, 2014 193

A Free Syrian Army sniper takes a shooting position in Aleppo's Bustan al-Qasr, August 25, 2013. REUTERS/Malek Alshemali 25 August January 15, 2014 194

A Free Syrian Army fighter enters his safe house in old Aleppo, August 25, 2013. 25 August A Free Syrian Army fighter places a locally made bomb in a wall to make a hole for snipers in old Aleppo, August 25, 2013. A member of the Free Syrian Army is seen in a damaged building in Salah al-Din neighbourhood in central Aleppo August 24, 2013. January 15, 2014 A young Free Syrian Army fighter is seen with his weapon in old Aleppo, August 25, 2013. 195

26 August U.N. chemical weapons experts visit a hospital where wounded people affected by an apparent gas attack are being treated, in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Abo Alnour Alhaji U.N. chemical weapons experts meet residents at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Abo Alnour Alhaji Residents gather around a convoy of U.N. vehicles carrying a team of U.N. chemical weapons experts at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Abo Alnour Alhaji January 15, 2014 U.N. chemical weapons experts visit people affected by an apparent gas attack, at a hospital in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. 196 REUTERS/Abo Alnour Alhaji

26 August A civilian is comforted at a site hit by what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's Fardous neighborhood August 26, 2013. REUTERSMolhem Barakat A U.N. vehicle carrying a team of United Nations chemical weapons experts, is pictured as they return to their hotel in Damascus August 26, 2013, after visiting one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack. January 15, 2014 A U.N. chemical weapons expert gathers evidence at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. REUTERS/Ahmad Alshami A U.N. chemical weapons expert gathers evidence at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. 197 REUTERS/Ahmad Alshami

A U.N. chemical weapons expert gathers evidence at one of the sites of an alleged poison gas attack in the southwestern Damascus suburb of Mouadamiya, August 26, 2013. The United Nations said on Monday it was still possible for the U.N. team of chemical weapons experts to gather evidence necessary to investigate last week's alleged gas attack despite the lapse of time. REUTERS/Ahmad Alshami 26 August January 15, 2014 198

Một chiến binh nổi dậy thuộc Quân đội Syria tự do cảnh giác nhìn ra ngoài trong ẩn náu bên trong một cửa hàng bị bắn phá tan hoang trong khu phố cổ thành phố Aleppo, Syria.aug27 26 August January 15, 2014 199

Men search for survivors amid the rubble of collapsed buildings after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Aleppo's Fardous neighborhood on August 26. (Malek Alshemali) # Aug. 26

Free Syrian Army fighters sitting atop a tank that belonged to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, hold up their weapons and cheer after seizing Aleppo's town of Khanasir on August 26. (Anwar Amro/AFP/Getty Images) # Aug. 26

26 Free Syrian Army fighters run for cover from snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad in Deir al-Zor August 23, 2013. Picture taken August 23, 2013. August The rubble of a building is pictured in Khan Al-wazir in old Aleppo, August 25, 2013. January 15, 2014 United Nations (U.N.) vehicles transport a team of U.N. chemical weapons experts to the scene of a poison gas attack outside the Syrian capital last week, in Damascus August 26, 2013. 202

26 August Free Syrian Army fighters inspect munitions and a tank that belonged to forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad after they seized Aleppo's town of Khanasir August 26, 2013. Soldiers loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad carry a wounded soldier at the front line during clashes with opposition fighters in the Damascus suburb of Jobar, August 24, January 15, 2014 2013. Refugee camp in the outskirts of the city of Arbil in Iraq's Kurdistan region. Picture taken August 26. Survivors from what activists say is a gas attack rest inside a mosque in the Duma 203 neighbourhood of Damascus August 21, 2013.

27 August A Free Syrian Army fighter walks past a torn poster amid the rubble in the old city of Aleppo August 27, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman January 15, 2014 204

27 August A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds a cat in al-Jdeideh neighborhood in the old city of Aleppo August 27, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah January 15, 2014 205

A Free Syrian Army fighter paints a homemade launcher to camouflage it on a street in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district August 27, 2013. REUTERS/Molhem Barakat 27 August January 15, 2014 206

28 August January 15, 2014 Handprints are pictured on a U.N. vehicle carrying a team of U.N. chemical weapons experts visiting one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack in the Ain Tarma neighbourhood of Damascus August 28, 2013. U.N. chemical weapons experts investigating an apparent gas attack that killed hundreds of civilians in rebel-held suburbs of Damascus made a second trip across the front line to take samples. REUTERS/Mohamed Abdullah 207

Aug. 28 A Free Syrian Army fighter looks through a hole in a wall as he takes cover inside an electric company near Aleppo International airport on August 28. (Molhem Barakat/Reuters) #

Janda Hussein, a 24-year-old Syrian woman, holds her daughter as she poses for a picture at a detention center in the city of Lubimets, some 30 km (19 miles) northwest from Kapitan AndreevoKapikule border checkpoint with Turkey, August 28, 2013. As Washington weighs a military strike against Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, the human fallout of two and a half years of conflict that has sent millions to flight is no longer contained to the Middle East. Due to lack of capacity at Bulgaria's three refugee centres, many Syrians are sent to stricter detention centres which they are not allowed to leave, kept for months behind walls topped with razor-wire and windows with bars. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov 28 Aug Click to continue January 15, 2014 209

28 August January 15, 2014 210

28 August Free Syrian Army fighters run to take cover from snipers loyal to Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad near Aleppo International airport August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Molhem Barakat January 15, 2014 211

A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a safe room in Deir al-Zor August 28, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 28 August January 15, 2014 212

28 August The map shows the areas (red) chemical attack. GeoEye Google-Graphics January 15, 2014 213

Aug. 29 Men search for survivors amid the rubble of collapsed buildings at a site hit by what activists say was a car bomb in Raqqa province, eastern Syria August 29. (A Free Syrian Army fighter takes a position as he aims his weapon at the Justice Palace, which is controlled by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad, in Aleppo on September 13. (Hamid Khatib/Reuters) #

29 August A U.N. chemical weapons expert, wearing a gas mask, holds a plastic bag containing samples from one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack in the Ain Tarma neighbourhood of Damascus August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abdullah January 15, 2014 215

29 August Local activists and Syrian-American supporters of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad hold up his image during an anti-war rally in front of a U.S. Armed Forces Recruiting Station in Times Square, August 29, 2013. REUTERS/Adrees Latif January 15, 2014 216

31 August January 15, 2014 Free Syrian Army fighters launch locally made rockets in Deir alZor, August 31, 2013. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi 217

31 August January 15, 2014 218

31 August January 15, 2014 219

31 August January 15, 2014 220

31 Aug A Free Syrian Army fighter watches U.S. President Barack Obama's speec

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

Syrian Civil War - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Syrian Civil War; Part of the Arab Spring, the Arab Winter, the spillover of the Iraqi Civil War, Iran–Saudi Arabia proxy conflict: Current military ...
Read more

2013 in Syria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Decades: 1990s; 2000s; 2010s; See also: Other events of 2013 List of years in Syria
Read more

World Report 2013: Syria - Human Rights Watch Report 2013

Syria’s uprising turned increasingly bloody in 2012 as the government’s crackdown on anti-government protests developed into an entrenched armed conflict.
Read more

Syria | World news | The Guardian

Latest news from Syria as covered by the Guardian. News and stories about the country, people and politics
Read more

Syria - 2013 - YouTube

SYRIEN: Mit offenen Karten 2v2 Die regionalen Auswirkungen der Krise - Syrien 2013 - Syria - Duration: 11:50. Salahudeen Kurd II 52,203 views
Read more

Syrien – Wikipedia

Bis einschließlich April 2013 wurden nach UN-Angaben mindestens 93.000 Menschen getötet. ... Inheriting Syria – Bashar’s Trial by Fire. Washington D ...
Read more

SYRIA !!!! War in Syria 2013. NEW 1080p) HD - YouTube

Videos from Syria. Subscribe to my channel :) Civil War Rages On. Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria Syria ...
Read more

Syria – Wikipedia

Die römische Provinz Syria wurde im Jahre 63 v. Chr. vom Feldherrn Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus eingerichtet und blieb bis zur Eroberung ... Berlin 2013, ISBN ...
Read more

Syrien–Konflikt - Aufstand gegen Assad - News von DIE WELT

Seit Anfang 2013 konnte sich das Assad-Regime wider Erwarten stabilisieren. Seitdem konnte sich keine Seite entscheidend durchsetzen.
Read more

Syrien - SPIEGEL ONLINE

Grünen-Chef Özdemir: "Assad und Putin bomben Syrien zurück in die Steinzeit" SPIEGEL ONLINE - 15.10.2016 . Grünen-Bundeschef Cem Özdemir ...
Read more