Syrian rebels attack killed at least 19 civilians in Aleppo

At least 19 civilians, including a mother and her three children, died after being hit by a shell launched by the rebels on neighborhoods loyal to the regime in Aleppo, in northern Syria, an NGO said yesterday. The victims, among which were five children and three women, were...

Syrian army attack on refugees camp is condemned by the US

The United States through a statement on Wednesday showed “appalled” by reports, according to which, the Syrian government launched bombs on a refugees camp in the Idlib province (northwest). “We are appalled at the information about the attack and the images of...

Al-Assad said that countries that support terrorism will pay

On Wednesday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, sworn in as president for a third term of seven years after his election victory in June. “I renew my appeal to those who were duped in order to use arms against the state to surrender, because we will not stop fighting...

UK had planned to train 100,000 Syrian rebels

The UK designed plans to train and equip 100,000 Syrian rebels in order to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad, according to the BBC revealed today. The initiative was elevated to Prime Minister David Cameron, the National Security Council and several senior U.S. officials, who...

Syria is free of chemical weapons

The Syrian chemical arsenal has finally left the country altogether. The last shipment of 100 tonnes of toxic chemicals (out of the 1,300 tonnes) held by the regime of Bashar al-Assad, has sailed from the Syrian port of Latakia on board of the Danish ship Ark Futura. Now the...

Bashar Al-Assad decrees general amnesty in Syria

Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad announced a general amnesty on Monday, by presidential decree, which will cover the crimes committed by the Syrian rebels and even foreign fighters, until June 9, 2014. Syrian state television, quoting the Minister of Justice, assured that the...

Al-Assad wins elections in Syria

As expected, with 88.7% of the vote, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was reelected again in his country. The victory of the president was held last Wednesday in all areas controlled by the government inside Syrian territory. The two contenders of Al-Assad, the deputy of the...

Bashar al-Assad will win elections in Syria

On Tuesday, the Syrian regime held a presidential election won in advance by the candidate and current president Bashar al-Assad, while the opposition denounced the electoral process as a “farce” that, according to experts, will prolong the devastating civil war that...