rebellion

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Synonyms for rebellion

organized opposition intended to change or overthrow existing authority

Synonyms for rebellion

refusal to accept some authority or code or convention

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More than 93,000 people have been killed in Syria since the anti-government revolt started in March 2011, according to the United Nations.
8 ( ANI ): Syria's Deputy Oil Minister Abdo Hussameddin has announced his resignation, saying he is joining the anti-government revolt.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad became even more isolated Wednesday night when one of his high ranking officials, deputy oil minister, Abdo Hussameddin announced his resignation on YouTube and said that he has deserted him to join the anti-government revolt one year into the uprising.
BEIRUT: A militarization of the anti-government revolt in Syria, an option favored by some within the opposition, would inevitably lead to civil war, analysts warn.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights which he heads has burst onto the world stage as a primary source of information for the world media since his country s anti-government revolt erupted in mid-March.