Tag-arkiv: Damaskus

NEO – Syrian Counterterrorism Conference made history in Damascus

Posted by Jim W. Dean on January 4, 2015 Gordon Duff, Col. James Hanke (ret), Mike Harris and I spent our days in Syria in a flurry of conference meetings, interviews and a memorable trip to Syria’s special terrorism court. New progress in an old land…Temple of Baachus, in the Bekaah Valley… by Jim W. Dean,     … with New […]

Om den syriske regerings deltagelse i fredsmøde i Moskva

Den syriske regering vil gerne deltage i forhandlingsmøder med oppositionen i Moskva, som Rusland har indbudt til. Det har den selv sagt, og så må det jo være rigtigt nok. I det hele taget findes der ikke noget forhandlingsmøde, regeringen har sagt nej til. Da USA var ved at indse, at dets forsøg på at […]

Do You Fear Facing The Same Fate As Saddam Hussein and Gaddafi?

Interview with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad By Régis Le Sommier in Damascus I påsken 2013 aflagde Assad besøg i den ældgamle kristne by, Malula, umiddelbart efter den var blevet befriet for jihadister: The Full Paris Match interview of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, granted in Damascus on November 28th. Paris Match: Mr. President, three years into this […]

‘Heinous crime’: Syria urges UN to sanction Israel over Damascus airstrikes

An F-15 fighter jet flies over Ovda airbase, Israel (Reuters / Amir Cohen) Syrian officials demanded the UN impose sanctions on Israel after Tel Aviv conducted airstrikes near Damascus Airport. They say the attack was a heinous crime against their sovereignty by a country which doesn’t hide its policy of supporting terrorism. Tel Aviv committed […]

Syrien: FN har fremlagt en fredsplan, som den syriske regering er “interesseret i”

Den 10. november aflagde FN’s særlige udsending til Syrien, Staffan de Mistura, et besøg i Damaskus, hvor han talte med præsident Al-Assad og udenrigsminister, Walid al-Moualem. Han fremlagde en ny fredsplan, som han sagde regeringen var interesseret i. De Mistura, i baggrunden Moulaalem og Assad:  Samme aften omtalte en ”Syrien-ekspert” fra Roskilde Universitets Center, fredsaftalen […]

Syria: Turkey’s Plans And Other Confused Thinking

Under U.S. pressure the Turkish parliament will vote tomorrow on joining the coalition against the Islamic State. But that will only be a disguise. The real aim of the Turkish president Erdogan is to install a puppet Islamist regime in Damascus. That is the price he is asking for: Turkey will not allow coalition members to use […]