The UN Security Council has voted unanimously a resolution to secure and destroy Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile. If Syria doesn’t comply would bring about “sanctions or stronger coercive action”.
The leader of the Syrian National Coalition has called for the creation of a unified rebel army. If he succeeds, which is pretty difficult, it will clarify the chaotic situation on the ground and facilitate the long-delayed peace talks. Now a Russian official said the talks won’t take place until October, because there is a busy international diplomatic agenda before. Another blow to the Syrian people. Aren’t they a priority?
Netanyahu: Israel will enter peace talks honestly, wont give up security demands – Diplomacy & Defense – Israel News | Haaretz. Summary: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday that he intended to embark on negotiations with the Palestinians honestly, but assured ministers at the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem that he would stand his ground on Israel’s […]