Rebels seek to thwart electoral preparations in Ukraine

Ukraine expects to elect its new president today, because holding elections in three weeks could cause a boycott of the insurgents, who founded a new independent republic yesterday: Novorossia (New Russia). “Stop the war. Choose the president in the first round,” says...

New Tensions Rise Between Syria and Turkey for the Flight Banning

After a series of clashes between Syria and Turkey, the hostile country has banned the flights in the Turkish airspace. Meanwhile the forces of the regime pressed their counter-attack against the rebels to regain territory lost in the north of the country. Syria accused Turkey of...

Divisions Between Rebels Complicate the Conflict in Syria

The current division between large groups of rebels in Syria, complicate the mission of the UN to end with the Syria Civil War. Activists have reported that an air raid in a northern town in Damascus killed more than 21 people. Meanwhile Mokhtar Lamani, the representative of the...

Bomb Explodes in Damascus School

This Tuesday several bombs exploded inside a school in Damascus, the capital of Syria. According to the activists the forces of the regime were making use of those facilities. The local media reported that seven people were wounded. The activist Abu Hisham al-Shami informed...

Syria Will Only Dialogue After Crushing the Rebels

Last Monday the Syrian regime stated that there will be no dialogue or negotiations with the opposition as long as the rebels continue to attack. This was the latest announcement made by President Bashar al-Assad, who is determined to solve the crisis in the battlefield, even if...

Car Bomb in Damascus Kills Four Civilians

According to Syrian opposition groups, this Monday a car bomb exploded in the southeast of Damascus, killing four people including a child. The blast occurred in Jaramana, a mixed neighborhood of Christian and Druze residents. The Syrian government blamed the rebels for last...

Rebels Attack Syrian Troops in Aleppo

Syrian rebels started a major offensive operation in the Aleppo region, their purpose is to strike at security compounds and bases around Syria’s largest city. For weeks the Syrian regime has bombed Aleppo in order to remove the rebel threat. A brigade of army defectors who have...

Bashar al-Assad Acknowledges Struggle in Syria Civil War

This Wednesday the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad stated through a broadcast that his regime needs more time to win the civil war. Al-Assad made gave his statements through the pro-regime private TV station Dunya were he recognized that his army is struggling to defeat the...