Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Tag: syria

Boko Haram Leader to Donald Trump ‘We...

Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram has reacted to the election of Donald Trump as the United States presidency...

Radical Islamic Group: ISIS Hacks Kingstown, St...

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent—The St. Vincent and the Grenadines government is taking steps to get its website back up and running after it was hacked...

EU Faces ‘Humanitarian Catastrophe’ as Thousands Risk...

In a scenario remarkably similar to recent events in the United States, the European Union is grappling with a growing crisis in which thousands...

Conflicts in Syria, Libya Sends Thousands of...

Italian authorities say they have rescued more than 4,000 would-be migrants at sea over the past four days as the war in Syria and...

Iran and West Nearing Nuclear Deal; Israel...

  Iran and world powers expect to announce an initial deal as early as Friday to curb Iran's nuclear program in exchange for an...

Saudi Arabia Rejects UN Security Council Seat

According to a report on NDTV: "Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi on Sunday backed Saudi Arabia's rejection of a seat on the United Nations Security...

Syrian Rebels Accused of War Crimes

Human Rights Watch reported Friday that Syrian rebel fighters committed “war crimes” and “crimes against humanity” in an Aug. 4 assault, killing at least...

South Africa’s President Zuma: UN Security Council...

The United Nations Security Council remains undemocratic, unrepresentative and unfair to developing nations and small states, South African President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday. Nearly 70...

Syrians Provide ‘Proof’ of Rebel Chemical Weapons...

Syria has given Russia new material evidence that it says proves Syrian rebels used chemical weapons in an attack on August 21, a Russian...

Obama: Iran Should Not Misinterpret US Response...

In an exclusive interview with ABC's This Week, President Obama spoke about the impact of the Syria chemical weapons agreement and the implications it has...

Trump: Vladimir Putin Making President Obama Look...

In an interview with CNBC, New York businessman Donald Trump said that Vladimir Putin's New York Times editorial admonishing the U.S. to abide by...

Obama’s Staunchest Allies, Even His Wife, Oppose...

Demonstrating how difficult a time President Obama has had convincing even his staunchest supporters of the need for a military strike against Syria, the...

Memory of Iraq War Vote Lingers Over...

President Barack Obama has acknowledged that he faces an uphill battle to win congressional backing for a military strike against Syria. As the unpredictable debate...

Putin: Russia May Support UN Measure to...

Russian President Vladimir Putin warned the West against taking one-sided action in Syria, but also says his nation "doesn't exclude" supporting a U.N. resolution...

Russian Spy Ships Watching Syria’s Back

Russia has sent ships to the Mediterranean that could give Syria advance notice by monitoring U.S. ships.

Tavis Smiley: Obama ‘Dishonoring’ King Legacy With...

"On This Week With George Stephanopoulos,"  Tavis Smiley said  Sunday that President Barack Obama and the American government were “dishonoring” Martin Luther King Jr.’s...

Iran Warns US: Strikes on Syria Will...

Iran’s leaders continue to warn against a possible U.S.-led military strike on Syria in the wake of an alleged chemical weapons attack by President...

Donald Rumsfeld: Obama Hasn’t Justified Attacking Syria

In an interview with Fox Business Network host Neil Cavuto, former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld argued against military intervention in Syria. “There really hasn’t...

Tech Wars: Twitter and The New York...

The websites of Twitter and The New York Times were hacked on Tuesday by what is believed to be a Syrian group called SEA, Syrian Electronic...

Arab Allies Refuse to Support US Attack...

As the Western drum beats war threats against Syria, the Obama administration is having difficulty convincing its Arab allies to publicly support military intervention. According...

Obama Prepares for Possible Military Strike Against...

The Obama administration believes it has definitive proof that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad deployed mass gassing of Syrian civilians last week, killing more than...