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Iranians, Syrians in the US protest Rouhani, Assad policies during UNGA

New York- Gathering near the UN headquarters in NY, Iranian and Syrian expats in the US staged a protest against the policies of Iranian...

Assad: Western powers are fighting an ‘imaginary enemy’

Damascus- Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Sunday denounced France, Britain and the U.S. for submitting a draft resolution to the U.N. Security Council to...

Syria’s Civil War Impacts Agricultural Production

By April Warren Morocco World News United Nations, New York, January 2013 Cereal, fruit and vegetable productions have become the latest casualty of Syria’s 22-month civil war...

The Crisis of Syria’s Refugees

By April Warren Morocco World News New York, January 18, 2013 Seven days of heavy rain in Jordan washed away tents in the Za’atari refugee camp last...

Over 1,000 Syrians flee to Turkey after bakery attack

ANKARA, December 26, 2012 (AFP) More than 1,000 Syrians crossed into Turkey in the last 24 hours after the Syrian regime attacked a bakery in...

Syrian regime ‘has no future’ says US

December 24, 2012 (AFP) Peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi held "constructive" talks in Syria with President Bashar al-Assad, as Washington warned that his regime's days are...

Syria regime firing ‘Scud-style missiles’: NATO

Damascus, December 22, 2012 (AFP) NATO has accused the Syrian regime of firing Scud-style missiles at rebels, amid Russian criticism that the West's "dangerous" stance...

Iran cautiously mulls break up with Syria’s Assad

DUBAI, Dec 19, 2012 It wasn’t exactly a break-up moment between Iran and ally Bashar Assad. But Tehran’s whiplash diplomacy over the weekend suggested its...

Syria loading chemical weapons into bombs: report

WASHINGTON, Dec 5, 2012 (AFP) The Syrian military has loaded precursor chemicals for the deadly nerve gas sarin into aerial bombs and is awaiting final...

Egypt’s Morsi opposes foreign intervention in Syria

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 25, 2012 (AFP) Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi said Monday that he opposes any foreign military intervention in the Syria conflict but believes...

Iran proposes regional observers for ally Syria: reports

TEHRAN, Sept 18, 2012 (AFP) Iran is proposing it, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Turkey dispatch observers to its ally Syria in an effort to quell...

Kofi Annan’s Prediction of the Arab Spring

By Benjamin Villanti Morocco World News New York, August 6, 2012 Kofi Annan resigned Thursday from his position as the leading United Nations and Arab League mediator...

Syrian National Council to seek “other options”, if Russia vetoes UN...

By Benjamin Villanti Morocco World News New York, July 18, 2012 Leaders of the Syrian National Council met on Tuesday in New York with different United Nations...

Syria massacre part of air force operation, Hama remains ‘volatile’: U.N.

Damascus, July 14, 2012 U.N. observers in Syria described an attack on a village in the Hama region in which about 220 people were reported...

‘Friends of Syria’ gather to pressure Assad

Paris, July 6, 2012 The United States and its European partners are threatening new sanctions on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's government, but the fractured and...

General Manaf Tlas ‘defects’ from Syria army

July 6, 2012 A Syrian general and personal friend of President Bashar al-Assad has reportedly defected and fled Syria ahead of "Friends of Syria" talks in...

Assad says the support of his people saves him from Iranian...

July , 2012 Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview published on Thursday that he would have been toppled long ago like the shah...

Divided Syria opposition ends chaotic Cairo talks

By Jailan Zayan CAIRO, July 4, 2012 (AFP) Syria's fractured opposition groups on Wednesday wound up talks in the Egyptian capital that descended into chaos and even fist...