Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Tuesday Riyadh's position on the conflict in Syria has not changed and that there is no place for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the future of the country.Al Jubeir, who was speaking after talks with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow, reiterated that Assad "must go and Syrian army must be maintained and it must be used in the war against ISIS…
An Afghan lawmaker in the Lower House of the Parliament has said that Ariana Afghan Airlines aircrafts are used to transport masked men to Syria and Iraq conflicts.Head of the parliamentary commission on transportation and communication, Qais Hassan, said that planes are used to transport masked men from Iran to Baghdad, Najaf and Syrian cities.Hassan further added that Ariana Airlines planes have been charted by Mahan Air which is illegally…
Thursday, 06 August 2015 17:16

UN To Vote On Syria Gas Attack Probe

The United States and Russia have reached agreement on a draft United Nations resolution aimed at identifying the perpetrators of chemical weapons attacks in Syria so they can be brought to justice, diplomats said August 5. A draft resolution has been circulated to all 15 UN Security Council members, the diplomats said, and If there are no objections to the text, the resolution could be put to a vote as…
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated that that the Assad regime deploys dirty methods in the conflict, including the use of chemical weapons and ballistic missiles as well as collaborating with terrorist organizations to fight against Syria's people. He added that the security of Turkey and the international community is under serious threat because of the situation in Syria, stressing that Turkey has been countering all terrorist organizations. He also…
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday said the formation of a safe zone inside Syria, free from the Islamic State group, would help the return of 1.7 million refugees."The clearance of those regions and the creation of a safe zone there will lay the ground for 1.7 citizens here to return home," Erdogan told reporters at an airport in Ankara.Swathes of northern Syria cleared of ISIS militants will become…
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