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Saturday 6 February, 2016 Update: Aleppo

*Short update, more coming tomorrow*

The suspension of the latest round of Syrian peace talks this past week was hardly a surprise. Going into the talks, expectations were not high. 245 more words

International Relations

Syrie et Moyen-Orient, poudrière de la troisième guerre mondiale?

Plusieurs observateurs estiment que la troisième guerre mondiale prendra naissance au Moyen-Orient autour du conflit en Syrie. Certains estiment même que cette guerre a été enclenchée lorsque la Turquie a abattu un avion russe au mois de novembre. 2,417 more words

En Français

Syria's bourgeois-democratic revolution and the need for boots on the ground.

I share the following view by the Antiwar Committee in Solidarity with the Struggle for Selfdetermination but the important question is how can any decisions arising from the negotiations be enforced and maintained without a military force on the ground that is committed to enforcing and maintaining the transition. 441 more words


Five Years On & Hope Became Terror

13 January 2016


Five years ago this week the Arab Spring began in earnest. On 14 January 2011 President Ben Ali of Tunisia resigned. The social media went into fast thumb tap and click. 760 more words

World Affairs

Retour sur la rencontre Hollande - Poutine. Florent Parmentier sur Sputniknews

Un mois après a rencontre du 26 novembre entre François Hollande et Vladimir Poutine, il n’est pas inutile de revenir sur les relations entre les deux Etats. 424 more words


Clinton Lies About Syria During Democrat Debate

During the Democrat debate on Saturday Hillary Clinton blamed Bashar al-Assad for the situation in Syria.

“I think it’s fair to say, Assad has killed, by last count, about 250,000 Syrians. 505 more words

Would Our Prime Minister Attend A Muslim Religious Service?


Footage of President Al-Assad and his wife attending the Lady of Damascus church choir in their Christmas performance.