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Syria War Deaths

100,000 Dead In Syria

AP | SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 08.26.2013 | World

BEIRUT — The civil war in Syria has now killed more than 100,000 people, a grim new estimate Wednesday that comes at a time when the conflict is...

Glass Houses in the Middle East

John Tirman | Posted 04.09.2013 | World
John Tirman

The numbers of civilians killed in Syria is appalling. But the contrast to another war is striking. The U.S. invasion of Iraq prompted a civil war that took the lives of civilians by the hundreds of thousands. Our concern for these civilians was noticeably less generous than it is for the Syrians.

Syria's Death Toll At 60,000, Says UN

AP | BEN HUBBARD and FRANK JORDANS | Posted 03.04.2013 | World

BEIRUT — The United Nations gave a grim new count Wednesday of the human cost of Syria's civil war, saying the death toll has exceeded 60,000 in...