BASHAR AL ASSAD

Syria accuses Israel of carrying out strike, second in a week

Late Monday, July 19, Syria reported an Israeli airstrike southeast of the northern Aleppo province but did not mention details of the target or damage.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Syria President Bashar al- Assad denies Moscow running the show in Syria 

Moscow intervened militarily in Syria's conflict in 2015, when Assad's forces were struggling to hold territory against rebel fighters.

published on : 10th June 2018

Israeli PM Netanyahu warns Bashar al-Assad on Iranian presence in Syria

Noting that Israel had stayed out of Syria's protracted civil war, in which Tehran backs Assad, Netanyahu said increasing Iranian encroachment required "a new calculus".

published on : 7th June 2018

Syria brands US President Trump withdrawal from Iran nuclear deal as 'aggression'

Syria said its ally would overcome what it called US "aggression", state media reported.

published on : 9th May 2018

A few missiles won't shake Syria's Bashar Al Assad. He is no Saddam or Gaddafi

Why is it so hard to deter Assad? The answer is simple: Russian President Vladimir Putin is firmly on his side.

published on : 15th April 2018

Western strikes on Syria: What will Russia do?

For all of the Kremlin's big talk and bluster, a military response is unlikely, with Moscow expected to stick to a barrage of diplomatic protests, experts say.

published on : 14th April 2018

Turkey welcomes strikes on Syria as 'appropriate'

Turkey on Saturday welcomed Western strikes targeting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's regime as an "appropriate response" to a suspected chemical attack that left dozens dead.

published on : 14th April 2018

Saudi Arabia extends full support to US-led airstrikes on Syria, calls it retaliation for regime 'crimes'

A statement, carried by the official Saudi Press Agency, said the strikes were prompted by the "Syrian regime's use of chemical weapons against innocent civilians, including women and children".

published on : 14th April 2018

Assad says airstrikes make Syria even more determined to 'fight terrorism''

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Western strikes on government military installations Saturday only made him more keen to fight back against his opponents.

published on : 14th April 2018

Syria war: All you need to know about the seven years of conflict

The conflict has left more than 350,000 people dead, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

published on : 14th April 2018

US, France, Britain launch strikes on Syria: Donald Trump

The strikes had been expected since harrowing footage surfaced of the aftermath of the alleged toxic gas attack in the Damascus suburb of Douma.

published on : 14th April 2018

Russia says West only interested in overthrowing Syria President Bashar al Assad

The United States is consulting with Britain and France about a joint military response to the attack in Douma that medics and rescuers said left at least 40 people dead on Saturday.

published on : 14th April 2018

Donald Trump yet to make final decision on Syria; will speak to British, French leaders: White House

The White House press secretary said the Trump was to confer with Emmanuel Macron and Theresa May on the action to be taken against the Assad regime.

published on : 13th April 2018

Emmanuel Macron says has 'proof' of Syrian chemical attack, vows response

French President Emmanuel Macron said today that he would respond to "proof" that the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad had used chemical weapons, "at a time of our choosing."

published on : 12th April 2018

Germany expects to be consulted before any attack on Syria: Foreign minister Heiko Maas

Germany expects to be consulted before any Western allies conduct an attack on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's forces as the allies must be united on the matter, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.

published on : 12th April 2018
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