Assad rejects safe zones proposal - Middle East Monitor

Syria's President Bashar Al-Assad has rejected the creation of safe zones for refugees and displaced people, claiming that they would be at risk of attacks by terrorist groups, Reuters reported on Friday. “It is not a realistic idea at all,” Assad ...

But really, why is Iran still backing Assad? A psychological analysis - Middle East Eye

Six years into the Syrian civil war, Iran's support for the Syrian regime in general and its commitment to Bashar al-Assad in particular remains resolute. This policy has continued despite the transformation of the conflict into a war of attrition and ...

Exclusive: Syria's president said he would 'welcome' American troops into his country to fight ISIS - Yahoo News

DAMASCUS – Syrian President Bashar Assad told Yahoo News he would “welcome” U.S. troops into his country as part of a “genuine” effort to fight terrorists that also includes a “rapprochement between the Russians and the Americans.” Assad made the ...

Assad denies Amnesty Int'l report on human rights violation - China.org.cn

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said that the recent report issued by Amnesty International about mass hangings in a prison near the capital Damascus is biased and politicized. In an interview with the American Yahoo News issued Friday by state news ...

Syria's 'smoking gun' - The Statesman

The withers of the Syrian regime will remain unwrung, for all the horrific visuals released by a defector in parallel with the ongoing round of the Geneva talks. At least two of the photographs show men tortured by strangulation by the regime of Bashar ...

Assad hails US fight against terror, rejects safe zones - ARA News

President Bashar al-Assad rejected the creation of safe zones for refugees and displaced people in Syria, an idea supported by US President Donald Trump. In an interview with Yahoo News on Friday, Assad signaled he would welcome cooperation with ...

'Americans are welcome in Syria if they come here to work with us' – Assad - RT

Syrian President Bashar Assad has said that US troops would be welcome in his country provided they work together with the government, but decried US President Donald Trump's idea of “safe zones.” Speaking to a correspondent from Yahoo News in the ...

President Assad: US Only Way to Defeat Terrorism in Syria is through Cooperation with Syrian Government - Al-Manar TV

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad gave interview to Yahoo News in which he stressed that the US needs to be genuine regarding the fight against terrorism if it wants to really defeat terrorism in Syria, adding that this aim requires a clear political ...

Assad: Some of the refugees are 'terrorists' - Arutz Sheva

Syrian President asserts that some of the millions of refugees who have fled his country conflict are "terrorists". Contact Editor. Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/02/17 21:17. Share. Send To Friend. You need to fill your name, your email and your friend's email ...

Assad rejects US plan of safe zones in Syria - TRT World

Syrian regime leader Bashar al-Assad says stability is more practical and less costly than creating safe zones for refugees and displaced people in Syria. Photo by: Reuters. Syrian regime leader Bashar al-Assad speaks in an interview with Yahoo News in ...