by Ghassan Karam Where is the outrage? Where are the Lebanese that should be demonstrating in the streets their dissatisfaction of living by the law of the jungle, of being ruled by vigilantes and of being assassinated whenever they dare to stand up to the truth. If the stands of Rafic Hariri, Samir Kasir, Pierre […]
The Syrian regime plans to deploy chemical weapons against its own people “as a last resort”, the former head of Syria’s chemical arsenal has said in an interview with a British newspaper. Major-General Adnan Sillu said he defected from the Syrian army three months ago after being party to top-levels talks about the use of […]
When a dictatorship cannot regain control over a country in revolt for 18 months despite repeated offensives and has to pull troops from its borders , it is finished.
The European Union sent a message Friday to the Syrian regime, which stands accused of killing thousands of its own citizens: No more caviar, fancy shoes or primo cigars for you until the violence stops. The European Council says a ban will begin Sunday on exporting to Syria some luxury items
By Frida Ghitis
The Syrian regime has killed at least 8,000 people, according to the U.N., and it has sent the rest of the world a quiet but blunt message: You are fools.