T-72 tank with a Syrian Urban Special Kit / Photo: A. Filatov

Iran: Ceasefire in Syria Is A Good Idea

September 21, 2013 Arabi Souri 5

Iranian lawmaker praises the intention by Syrian government. The Syrian Deputy Prime Minister Qadri Jamil has announced in statements that the government of Syria may propose a ceasefire in the case that the long-planned international peace conference on Syria will take place in Geneva (Geneva II) and if all sides [Continue reading…]

Jobar. Photo by A. Filatov / ANNA News

Syrian Minister: Civil War Reached Stalemate – Ceasefire Possible?

September 20, 2013 Arabi Souri 1

Syria’s Deputy Prime Minister: No side strong enough to win the civil war. The Deputy Prime Minister of Syria, Qadri Jamil, said in this week that no side in the Syrian conflict would be strong enough to win the Syrian conflict and to end the civil war in the Arab [Continue reading…]

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U.S. and Russia Still Discuss Geneva II Conference on Syria

September 13, 2013 Arabi Souri 1

Syrian conflict: Lavrov and Kerry will meet again to discuss Geneva II conference. The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his American counterpart, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, currently known for his recent slip of the tongue in terms of the Syrian chemical weapons stockpiles and his lie towards [Continue reading…]

Walid al Muallem - Foreign Minister of Syria

Russia: Military Strike on Syria provokes rampant Terrorism

September 9, 2013 Arabi Souri 1

More and more countries share Moscow’s belief on a possible US-led strike on Damascus. The Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Syrian counterpart Walid al-Muallem (al-Moallem) had a meeting in Moscow today. Both Foreign Ministers stated in a joint press conference after their meeting in terms of the Syrian [Continue reading…]

Military Communications Mast overlooking the East China Sea.

Russia: Moscow’s Position on Syria will Not Change

September 9, 2013 Arabi Souri 1

Foreign Minister Lavrov: Russia’s position on Syria “immune to change”. The Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has recently called the alleged evidence for the use of chemical weapons (e.g. poison gas) by the Syrian government and units of the Syria Arab Army in chemical attacks on Syrian civilians in suburbs [Continue reading…]

box of a radiation / propaganda detection set

Chemical Frictions: US Postpones Meeting with Russia on Syria

August 27, 2013 Arabi Souri 5

Geneva II: United States has cancelled a meeting with Russia over Syria. The U.S. administration in Washington has finally postponed a pre-planned meeting with officials from Russia to debate about the conflict and crisis in Syria because there are some discrepancies between Russia and the United States in terms of [Continue reading…]

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Syria Conference: Brahimi Not Part of US-Russian Meeting

August 21, 2013 Arabi Souri 0

Geneva 2: Moscow and Washington talk about Syria conference. While the Syrian government in the capital Damascus has already stated that it is willing and ready to participate in the planned international peace conference (Geneva 2) on the conflict in the Arab nation without any preconditions in order to help [Continue reading…]