Syrian President rejects Iraqi Kurdistan referendum - AMN Al-Masdar News

BEIRUT, LEBANON (8:35 A.M.) – Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and the Chairman of Iran's Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security Alaa'eddine Boroujerdi discussed the recent independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan during a meeting in ...

Bashar al-Assad: a prisoner of his allies - Turkey Telegraph

Syria's leaders Assad remains in power. and has nevertheless lost it – to Iran, Russia, militia, gangsters. What Germany should do now for the Syrians. 07 October 2017 Saturday 10:08 - 0 reads. Bashar al-Assad: a prisoner of his allies. 0 0 ...

Assad weathers the storm in Syria to Iran's advantage - The Indian Express

Not many would have imagined Syrian leader Bashir al-Assad's grip over power would be stronger six years after deposed Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi's execution. 61. Shares. Share. Written by Sameer Arshad Khatlani | Published:October 7, 2017 9:17 ...

Syria continues to suffer from Assad - MyWebTimes.com

Since the cease-fire in Syria agreed to by President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in the summer, news reports on the Syria conflict have become blips on the radar and scarcely reported. However, just because we aren't hearing about ...

US takes aim at Hezbollah to punish Iran - The Times

President Trump was poised to take another swipe at Iran last night by announcing action against the armed wing of Hezbollah in Lebanon. The Shia militant group is sponsored by Tehran. The move came amid expectations that Mr Trump will withdraw his ...

Syrian Army's Advances Spell Bad News for ISIS and Rebels, But Damascus Should Be Cautious in Its Optimism - Intelligencer Post

A handout photo made available by the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (C) as he arrives to perform the Eid al-Adha prayer at the Bilal Mosque in the Qara region of the Damascus countryside, Syria, 01 September ...

Trump to announce new measures against Iran - Financial Times

Donald Trump is expected to designate an elite wing of the Iranian military as a terrorist organisation next week as part of a new hardline strategy against the Islamic republic. A senior administration official said the US president, who is poised to ...

Isil is not beaten – our devil's bargain with Iran has ensured it will flourish for years to come - Telegraph.co.uk

The “defeat” of the Islamic State (Isil), signified by its eviction from Mosul in July, its impending loss of Raqqa, and an apparent resurgence of Bashar al-Assad's regime in Syria, seemed to augur a new era of stability for the Middle East. The ...

Israeli defence minister says Syria's Assad 'victorious' - ExpressNewsline

Right now, American power in the region is perceptibly in retreat - testimony to the success of Russia's military intervention in Syria, which shored up President Bashar Assad after years of US insistence that he must go. However, he said, "Assad has ...

Israeli minister: Assad wins, get us engaged - ClickLancashire

The Israeli defense minister has urged Washington to engage more in Syria, where President Bashar Assad "is winning". However, he said, "Assad has emerged victorious in the battle. Suddenly everyone wants to get close to Assad". I see a long worldwide ...

The endgame in Syria will be messy - gulfnews.com

Is the Syrian President, Bashar Al Assad, going to be the winner of the Syrian civil war? No matter how harsh it might sound to western and Arab ears, it has become evident that thanks to Russian support, Al Assad may continue his rule from Damascus.

Russia and the Next Lebanon War - Foreign Affairs

As pro-government forces have retaken control of significant portions of Syria, Israeli planners have begun to focus anew on the prospect of another war with Hezbollah, a Shiite militant group and a major ally of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The ...

World View: Syria's War Resumes in Full as 'De-Escalation' Agreements Unravel - Breitbart News

From August 2016: Five year old boy, Omran Daqneesh, sitting confused in an ambulance in Aleppo after being pulled from the rubble of one of Bashar al-Assad's airstrikes. To al-Assad, this boy and others like him are just cockroaches to be exterminated.

How would Russian-Saudi ties impact region and Iran? - Trend News Agency

King Salman's visit is a historic turning point in Saudi Arabia's relations with Russia. Last visit of Vladimir Putin in 2007 had never been reciprocated by the Saudis; and the current visit had been rescheduled for several times during the past six ...

Syrian President Talked about Anti-terrorist Fight with Iranian Rep - Prensa Latina

05 de octubre de 2017, 18:31Damascus, Oct 5 (Prensa Latina) Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad welcomed today the Iranian Chairman of the Committee for Foreign Policy and National Security Alaeddin Boroujerdi, with whom he discussed the situation of the ...

To win in Syria, we need to fight both ISIS and Assad - Fox News

This frame grab from video released Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, and provided by Furat FM, a Syrian Kurdish activist-run media group, shows U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters advance in Raqqa, Syria. U.S.-backed Syrian fighters advancing ...

Syria's Assad rejects Kurdistan Region's referendum that undermines Iraq's unity - Rudaw

Syria by far has proved to be the weakest link when it comes to regional opposition to the efforts of the government in Erbil with regard to independence. File photo from Syria presidency shows President Bashar al-Assad. ERBIL, Kurdistan Region ...

Only Iran reaping geopolitical benefits as Syria crisis is sidelined at UN - World Tribune

UNITED NATIONS — Perhaps it's the dangerous global threat from North Korean nukes. Maybe it's political fatigue and crisis overload. Or it could be the escalating ethnic cleansing in Burma. But the long running and brutal Syrian civil war has become ...

Ultimate underdogs: Syria a step closer to World Cup qualification - Amoré (press release) (blog)

Syrian midfielder Zaher Midani and his colleagues will have more than football on their mind in tonight's first leg World Cup playoff against Australia. “We have a huge motivation: to make the Syrian people happy,” Midani said. “The players and ...

Syria will never forget Iran's sacrifices, support: Assad - Press TV

Chairman of the Iranian parliament's Committee on National Security and Foreign Policy Alaeddin Boroujerdi (C-L) meets with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Damascus, Syria, on October 5, 2017. (Photo by SANA). President Bashar al-Assad says his ...