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Syria Rebels Offer Bounty for Assad

Posted By admin On September 18, 2012 @ 1:45 am In World News | Comments Disabled

RIA Novosti [1]
September 18, 2012

The rebel Free Syrian Army (FSA) has offered a $25 million reward for the capture, dead or alive, of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Turkey’s Anadolu news agency reported on Tuesday.

FSA commander Ahmed Hijazi said the money will be paid out by supporters as well as by “Syrian businessmen working both at home and abroad.”

The United States said last month it had set aside $25 million for non-lethal aid to Syrian rebels.

The bounty offer comes as Western powers are looking to put more pressure on President Assad to go.

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[1] RIA Novosti: http://en.rian.ru/world/20120918/176029682.html

[2] Syrian rebels ask US to counter Assad’s airpower: http://www.prisonplanet.com/syrian-rebels-ask-us-to-counter-assads-airpower.html

[3] Rebels reportedly target Assad’s convoy, Syrian president said to be unhurt: http://www.prisonplanet.com/syrian-information-minister-denies-attack-on-assads-motorcade.html

[4] Syria: disillusioned rebels drift back to take Assad amnesty: http://www.prisonplanet.com/syria-disillusioned-rebels-drift-back-to-take-assad-amnesty.html

[5] Syrian rebels tried to kill Assad’s top aides, Israeli officials confirm: http://www.prisonplanet.com/syrian-rebels-tried-to-kill-assads-top-aides-israeli-officials-confirm.html

[6] Calls on Facebook to oust Syria’s Assad: http://www.prisonplanet.com/calls-on-facebook-to-oust-syria%e2%80%99s-assad.html

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