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Nora Al Ameer, vice president of the Syrian Coalition, lashed out at Iran's stepping up of military support for the Assad regime, through sending fighters from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard to Syria as military experts or consultants at a time when efforts are being made to bring about a political solution at Geneva II.  Al Ameer stresses "that this increased military support is unacceptable, as it undermines all international efforts…
Louay Safi, spokesman for the Syrian Coalition, is not surprised by the Assad regime’s stalling of the handover of chemical weapons. "We have expected this since the beginning, as Assad’s agreeing to hand over his chemical weapons is an interim step in order to absorb the international outrage after the Ghouta massacres. Safi also points out that the Assad regime’s initial acceptance to hand over his chemical weapons is nothing…
Mohamed Sabra, member of the delegation of the Syrian Coalition at Geneva II talks, said that the Military Security Apparatus in Jaramana has arrested his brother Mahmoud Sabra at one of the checkpoints in the town without any legal justification. Sabra also said that “reports indicate that my brother is being detained by the Military Security Apparatus in Sayeda Zeinab district south of Damascus." Sabra stresses that this “represents a…
The Syrian Coalition expresses its sincere condolences to the family and friends of Turad Al Zuhori, the media activists who died while covering the battles in Qalamoun. Zuhori is from the town of Qusair, and was the director of the town’s media office. It is estimated that nearly 140 journalists have been killed since the start of the revolution by regime forces. Nora Al Ameer, vice president of the Syrian…
Nora Al Ameer, vice president of the Syrian Coalition, criticizes the logic of force and Russia’s threat of vetoing a UN Security Council for the delivery of humanitarian aid and lifting the siege on Syrian cities. “When Russia decides to veto the entry of humanitarian aid and bread to trapped civilians, then the right to use the veto turns into to a weapon as deadly as Assad’s chemical weapons," she…
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