Kerry will participate in international conference on the reconstruction of Gaza

The Department of State announced yesterday that John Kerry, Secretary of State, will travel to Cairo this week to participate in the international conference on rebuilding Gaza. Jen Psaki, State Department spokeswoman, said that Kerry will attend the international donor...

70 percent of the 81 Palestinians killed on the Israeli offensive were civilians

According to medical sources, 70 percent of the 81 deaths so far during the three days of Israeli airstrikes in Gaza were civilians, including seven people -4 women and 3 children- who died early this morning during a house bombing in Jan Yunis, in the south. Specifically,...

Brahimi and Lavrov Agree that the Solution for Syria is not Military

The mediator of the UN, Lakhdar Brahimi, is now in Egypt looking for solutions with the delegations of Russia, China and the Arab League to put an end to the armed conflict in Syria despite the violent clashes between the rebels and the troops of the regime of the Syrian...

Truce for Syria Looks Pretty Slim

Opposition fighters in Syria left the doubt about any possible truce to stop the bloodshed after the 19-month of a civil war. Last Sunday, the International mediator, Lakhdar Brahimi maintained negotiations in Damascus with the Syrian president Bashar al-Assad to propose the army...

Car Bomb Kills 30 in Aleppo

This Monday the Syrian state media informed that the death toll from a huge explosion by a car bomb increased to 30. The blast occurred last Sunday night in the Northern city of Aleppo, which has become one of the main battlegrounds of the country’s civil war. The conflict that...

Syrian Regime Renews Attacks on its Main Cities

Today the Syrian army renewed raids and confrontations with the rebels in the southwestern belt of Damascus, in the town of Daraya, 15 people perished in the attacks, among the victims were two women and three children. Activists called it a renewed bid to crush the insurgency in...
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Kofi Annan Resigns his Charge at the UN

Kofi Annan will step down as UN and Arab League special envoy for Syria, announced today the Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, in a statement. The six-point peace plan designed by Annan to end the Syrian conflict was never implemented. Ki-moon expressed his...

Syria Threatens to Use Bio Weapons

This Monday the Syrian Foreign Relations Ministry informed that the country would only use its biological and chemical weapons against foreign invaders. This statement comes after months of discussion involving a foreign intervention to help detain the Syria civil war. Jihad...