Tags » Al-Assad

Syria's Assad looks set to stay - Reuters

BY TOM PERRY AND LAILA BASSAM – BEIRUT Tue Mar 10, 2015 11:59am EDT -Original Article here

As the United States and Iran negotiate the final stages of a nuclear deal, they are still oceans apart on another area of conflict: the future of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. 1,180 more words

Syria

ENEMY OF MY ENEMY IS MY FRIEND: WEST PONDERS IF ASSAD IS ‘LESSER EVIL’

With Islamic State militants absolutely out of control in Syria and Iraq, Western leaders may be starting to realize that the only way to defeat the jihadists is to work with the government of Bashar al-Assad. 136 more words

Syria

Gun in hand - less motivated to negotiate

Syrian Rebels in Aleppo Reject UN Peace Effort

Perhaps understandable but tragic. When all this began in Syria some of us – a clear minority and without any media interest – suggested an arms embargo on all sides and involvement of the UN. 122 more words

Mediekritik

Shaaban: Moscow Meeting will discuss basis of holding dialogue conference, Americans are confused

In an article that appeared in SANA newspaper on 8 Jan. 2014, Dr. Bouthania Shaaban, political advisor to President Bashar al-Assad outlined the nature of the upcoming Moscow Meeting scheduled for 26-28 January. 1,500 more words

SYRIA

After a Chaotic year, Syria's president Assad maybe has started to rationalize

After four years of unstoppable conflict , Syria looks less and less like a state than a patchwork of warring fiefdoms, making outside powers more reluctant to intervene even as it becomes more destabilizing for the region. 711 more words

Syria - Syrie