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De-escalation in southern Syria meets both Russian and US interests: official - ARA News

De-escalation in southern Syria meets both Russian and US interests: officialARA NewsContinued efforts to consolidate ceasefire in southern Syria and throughout the rest of the country meet the interests of Russia as well as the U.S., Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov, who is the Russian President's special envoy for the Middle ...and more »

Buchanan: Are America's wars just and moral? - The Ledger

Buchanan: Are America's wars just and moral?The LedgerFILE PHOTO: A Yemeni man stands next to a damaged vehicle after an airstrike by Saudi-led coalition in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016. AP Photo. By Pat Buchanan / Creators Syndicate ...and more »

Syria's Assad hails "near victory" in war against terrorist enemy - Xinhua

Syria's Assad hails "near victory" in war against terrorist enemyXinhuaDAMASCUS, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said Monday that the Syrian army is writing the features of the "near victory," according to state news agency SANA. Speaking on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary for the establishment ...and more »

Trump's Middle East stumbles - Khmer Times;

Trump's Middle East stumbles - Khmer Times

Khmer TimesTrump's Middle East stumblesKhmer TimesA woman walks through the remains of her town in Syria. With no clear policy from the White House, life in the war-torn country may get worse. Reuters. The recent six-month mark of Donald Trump's presidency serves as a reminder not only of how little ...and more »

Why Are Russians Indifferent to the Syrian Conflict? - Global Voices Online;

Why Are Russians Indifferent to the Syrian Conflict? - Global Voices Online

Global Voices OnlineWhy Are Russians Indifferent to the Syrian Conflict?Global Voices OnlineStreet art at the UN General Assembly, September 2013, portraying Syrian refugees looking on to Presidents Putin and Obama sitting at a table over a map of Syria. Art by Eduardo Relero. Photo by Oxfam. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Sergei Davidis is a Russian ...and more »

Israeli Security Cabinet Convenes for First Time to Discuss Concerns Over Southern Syria Cease-fire - Haaretz;

Israeli Security Cabinet Convenes for First Time to Discuss Concerns Over Southern Syria Cease-fire - Haaretz

HaaretzIsraeli Security Cabinet Convenes for First Time to Discuss Concerns Over Southern Syria Cease-fireHaaretzThe Israeli security cabinet held its first meeting on Sunday discussing the cease-fire reached by the U.S. and Russia in southern Syria, an agreement that has raised concerns in Jerusalem. The meeting lasted four hours. A senior Israeli official with ...and more »

Former IDF General Raises Alarm Over Trump's Wavering on Iranian Military Presence in Syria - Algemeiner;

Former IDF General Raises Alarm Over Trump's Wavering on Iranian Military Presence in Syria - Algemeiner

AlgemeinerFormer IDF General Raises Alarm Over Trump's Wavering on Iranian Military Presence in SyriaAlgemeinerThe other quartet: a poster showing Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad and Russian strongman Vladimir Putin. Photo: File. One of Israel's foremost military intelligence experts is ...and more »

If You Can't Beat Him: Syria 'Rebel' Fighters Defect to President Assad's Forces - Sputnik International;

If You Can't Beat Him: Syria 'Rebel' Fighters Defect to President Assad's Forces - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalIf You Can't Beat Him: Syria 'Rebel' Fighters Defect to President Assad's ForcesSputnik InternationalThe ending of the Central Intelligence Agency's covert bankrolling of Syrian insurgent groups has produced a truly bizarre development – a number of rebels have defected to President Bashar al-Assad's forces, in a clear demonstration of just how ...and more »

President Assad: Arab Peoples Have Advanced Level of Awareness about What Is Happening in Region - Al-Manar TV;

President Assad: Arab Peoples Have Advanced Level of Awareness about What Is Happening in Region - Al-Manar TV

Al-Manar TVPresident Assad: Arab Peoples Have Advanced Level of Awareness about What Is Happening in RegionAl-Manar TVSyrian President Bashar Al-Assad received on Monday a delegation from the Tunisian General Labor Union (UGTT), headed by its Assistant Secretary General Bu Ali Mubaraki. President al-Assad stressed that this delegation's visit, just like the visits of ...and more »

Could Iran's Moves in Syria Be the Seeds of the Next War with Israel? - CBN News;

Could Iran's Moves in Syria Be the Seeds of the Next War with Israel? - CBN News

CBN NewsCould Iran's Moves in Syria Be the Seeds of the Next War with Israel?CBN NewsGOLAN HEIGHTS, Israel – President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin recently announced a ceasefire in parts of southern Syria. A cease fire on the surface sounds like a great idea, but some Israeli leaders feel it presents a clear and present ...and more »

What the Hell Is Trump's Worldview, Anyway? - AlterNet;

What the Hell Is Trump's Worldview, Anyway? - AlterNet

AlterNetWhat the Hell Is Trump's Worldview, Anyway?AlterNetTrump's global dance with Vladimir Putin has played out in Syria and Ukraine in deeply bewildering fashion. By Danielle Ryan / Salon. July 30, 2017, 2:35 PM GMT. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Google+ Share to ...and more »

lastest news: Russia Showcases Global Ambitions With Military Parades, One in Syria - Standard Republic (press release) (blog);

lastest news: Russia Showcases Global Ambitions With Military Parades, One in Syria - Standard Republic (press release) (blog)

Standard Republic (press release) (blog)lastest news: Russia Showcases Global Ambitions With Military Parades, One in SyriaStandard Republic (press release) (blog)Numerous ships then proceeded in front of the embankment, with new ones showcasing the continued modernization of the Russian fleet. In 2011, Russia began a large-scale overhaul, ordering dozens of new ships and submarines.and more »

Why Israel Is Concerned About American-Russian Understandings on Syria - Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs;

Why Israel Is Concerned About American-Russian Understandings on Syria - Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs

Jerusalem Center for Public AffairsWhy Israel Is Concerned About American-Russian Understandings on SyriaJerusalem Center for Public AffairsThe agreement reached during the G-20 meetings in Hamburg between U.S. President Trump and Russian President Putin on July 7, 2017, about establishing a de-escalation zone in southwestern Syria was accepted with mixed feelings in Israel. Jerusalem ...and more »