The new emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, who came into power by very “democratic” elections, said in a recent statement that he also supports the so-called “Syrian National Council” (SNC) and thus, the new emir also supports the jihadists, terrorists and foreign-backed militants in Syria.
On 25 June, following «consultations with his closest relatives and leading members of society», the ruling Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, announced his abdication in favour of his son, 33-year old Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani. Local analysts believe that the decision is a result of gathering problems [Continue reading…]
A hardly noticed detail of the operation in Al-Qusayr (Syrian city near the border to Lebanon): some fighters of the Qassam Brigades were killed and others were taken prisoner in this operation. It does not take long to guess on who’s side they have been active: on the side of the [Continue reading…]
For the Arab League, the possibility of a peaceful and political settlement of the conflict in Syria does not even seem to play a secondary role. Yesterday, the Arab League (AL) let announce by its chief Nabil al-Arabi that the goal now is to “restore the balance between the warring sides”.