Syria is committed to the convention against chemical weapons it signed under a US-Russian deal and sees “no obstacles” to its implementation, President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview broadcast Thursday.
Speaking to Venezuela’s Telesur, the Syrian leader insisted that … Read the rest
By Robert Fisk.
If Barack Obama decides to attack the Syrian regime, he has ensured – for the very first time in history – that the United States will be on the same side as al-Qaida.
Quite an alliance! Was … Read the rest
Russia has sent advanced antiship cruise missiles to
, a move that illustrates the depth of its support for the Syrian government led by President , American officials said Thursday.
Russia has previously provided a version of … Read the rest
If you care about rebels the world over, as Sens. John McCain, Joseph Lieberman and Lindsey Graham think you ought to, consider the fate of one brave rebel. Stacked as they are with The Dictator’s judges, the courts in this … Read the rest
by Marie Sanz, AFP
The UN Human Rights Council’s annual session opens Monday determined to put more pressure on Syria’s hardline regime after publication of a list of officials suspected of crimes against humanity.
“We want Syrian authorities to give … Read the rest