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Syrian Government Forces Launch Wide-Ranging Offensive

October 8, 2015 11:30 AM0 comments
Syrian Government Forces Launch Wide-Ranging Offensive

DAMASCUS, Syria — Syria’s chief-of-staff on Thursday declared a wide-ranging ground offensive by government forces, a day after Russian airstrikes and cruise missiles launched from the Caspian Sea backed Damascus’ multipronged advance into two Syrian provinces. In a rare televised speech, Gen. Ali Ayoub said the Russian strikes have facilitated […]

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UN Security Council demanding aid access in Syria

September 30, 2013 5:17 PM0 comments
UN Security Council demanding aid access in Syria

UNITED NATIONS — The president of the U.N. Security Council said Monday that many members are pressing to follow up on last week’s resolution to eliminate Syria’s chemical weapons with a demand that the government allow immediate access for desperately needed humanitarian aid. Australian Ambassador and council president Gary Quinlan […]

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eMediaWorld.com Reports French President Francois Hollande Hasn’t Ruled Out ‘Military Option’ Against Syria

September 15, 2013 12:37 PM0 comments
eMediaWorld.com Reports French President Francois Hollande Hasn’t Ruled Out ‘Military Option’ Against Syria

PARIS — French President Francois Hollande hasn’t ruled out the “military option” against Syria, as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry flies to Paris for talks Monday on how to rid Syria of its chemical weapons stockpile. In a televised address Sunday night, Hollande said: “The military option must remain; […]

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eMediaWorld.com Reports WE HAVE A DEAL!

September 14, 2013 8:43 AM0 comments
eMediaWorld.com Reports WE HAVE A DEAL!

GENEVA — After days of intense negotiations, the United States and Russia reached agreement Saturday on a framework to secure and destroy Syria’s chemical weapons by mid-2014 and impose U.N. penalties if the Assad government fails to comply. The deal, announced by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian […]

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eMedisWorld.comReports John Kerry Rejects Bashar Assad’s 30-Day Deadline For Submitting Chemical Weapons Data

September 13, 2013 10:11 AM0 comments
eMedisWorld.comReports John Kerry Rejects Bashar Assad’s 30-Day Deadline For Submitting Chemical Weapons Data

GENEVA – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry rejected Syrian President Bashar Assad’s 30-day deadline for submitting chemical weapons data, saying words are not enough. Kerry and his team began two days of meetings with their counterparts in Russia on Thursday. “This is not a game,” Kerry said. “It has […]

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eMediaWorld.com Reports Syria Chemical Weapons Talks Key To Peace Process, Say Kerry, Lavrov

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eMediaWorld.com Reports Syria Chemical Weapons Talks Key To Peace Process, Say Kerry, Lavrov

GENEVA — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Friday the prospects for resuming the Syrian peace process are riding on the outcome of U.S.-Russian talks aimed at securing Syria’s chemical weapons arsenal that lurched into a second day. As American and Russian chemical […]

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eMediaWorld.com Reports Syria Says Would Defend Itself Using ‘All Means Available’ In Case Of U.S. Strike

August 27, 2013 6:38 AM0 comments
eMediaWorld.com Reports Syria Says Would Defend Itself Using ‘All Means Available’ In Case Of U.S. Strike

DAMASCUS, Syria – Syria’s foreign minister said Tuesday his country would defend itself using “all means available” in case of a U.S. strike, denying categorically his government was behind an alleged chemical weapons attack near Damascus and challenging Washington to present proof backing up its accusations. Walid al-Moallem also said […]

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eMediaWorld Obama To Discuss Syria With National Security Team On Saturday

August 24, 2013 7:59 AM0 comments
eMediaWorld Obama To Discuss Syria With National Security Team On Saturday

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama will meet with his national security advisers early on Saturday at the White House to discuss reports that the Syrian government used chemical weapons this week in an attack on a Damascus suburb, a White House official said in a statement. Obama has been reluctant […]

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eMediaWorld.com Reports Syrian ‘Poison Gas’ Attack By Government Forces Claimed By Opposition

August 21, 2013 5:13 AM0 comments
eMediaWorld.com Reports Syrian ‘Poison Gas’ Attack By Government Forces Claimed By Opposition

BEIRUT — Syrian regime forces fired intense artillery and rocket barrages Wednesday on the eastern suburbs of Damascus amid a fierce government offensive in what two pro-opposition groups claimed was a “poisonous gas” attack that killed at least 100 people, including many children. A 20-member U.N. chemical weapons team is […]

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Assad: Only ‘An Iron Fist’ Can End Syria Crisis

August 5, 2013 8:02 AM0 comments
Assad: Only ‘An Iron Fist’ Can End Syria Crisis

SYRIA – Syria’s crisis will only be solved by stamping out “terror”, President Bashar al-Assad said, in reference to rebels fighting his regime. In a rare speech on Syrian state television, Assad also dismissed the political opposition to his regime as a “failure” that could play no role in solving […]

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