Syrian National Council leader George Sabra met Arab League Secretary-General Nabil al-Arabi in Cairo and raised his concerns over Iran’s growing role in the fighting in Syria and Hezbollah’s occupation of villages on the Lebanon-Syria border .
Human rights activist and spokesperson for “the Syrian Organization for Human Rights” Montaha al Atrash confirmed that the silent group in the Druze stronghold of Sweida has become more outspoke against the regime of Syrian president Bashar al Assad , pointing out that “the Druze finally realized that there must be a change and it […]
Bassam Jaara spokesman of the Syrian revolution General commission in Europe revealed to Saudi Arabia’s Al Watan newspaper that they are getting their arms by either capturing them from the Syrian security forces of President Bashar al Assad’s regime or by
Syrian rebels bombed the house of a top member of the country’s ruling Baath party in the south on Thursday, killing him and his three body guards, activists said. The bombing took place in Daraa, where the uprising against President Bashar Assad began in March 2011. Since then, rebels have targeted regime figures and military […]
Former Prime Minister Saad Hariri hinted in a statement that Israel is colluding with the Syrian regime of President Bashar al Assad in its Gaza raids in order to divert the attention from the uprising in Syria. Hariri said
The Arab League on Monday recognized a newly formed Syrian opposition bloc as “legitimate,” urging more opposition groups to join the coalition, but Lebanon dissociated itself from the AL action.
The leader of Syria’s newly united opposition has headed to Arab League headquarters in Cairo to push for diplomatic recognition, buoyed by the hard-won unity deal among the disparate factions. Mouaz al-Khatib, 52,
Feuding factions finally put aside differences to agree to a deal combining Syrian National Council with smaller groups. Qatar and Turkey, two of the Syrian opposition’s biggest international backers, have called for other states to endorse an umbrella deal signed on Sunday night that unites feuding anti-Assad groups and paves a way for funding to […]
Syria’s fractious opposition finally put aside fierce arguments on Sunday to rally behind a new leader within a new coalition that its Western and Arab backers hope can topple Bashar al-Assad and take over the country.
The Syrian opposition leaders struck a hard-won deal on Sunday under intense international pressure to form a broad, new coalition to prepare for the fall of President Bashar al-Assad. Delegates, who had struggled for days in the Qatari capital Doha to find the unity their Western and Arab backers have long urged, said the new […]