Click over to whatever website you visit most frequently to get news. Find the third headline on the page. Make sure that headline is in your post.
– Did you hear it?: “Kerry, Lavrov call for ‘localized’ ceasefire in Syria ahead of Geneva II talks”.
– I wonder what “localized” exactly means.

US and Russia found the easiest agreement on Syria: try to hold an international conference of peace, if possible, with the participation of the two principal sides fighting: the government of Bashar Al Assad and the Syrian National Coalition in the opposition. Almost at the same time the government in Syria cut the access to the […]

The two kidnapped Orthodox bishops are not free, as I reported quoting bishop Tony Yazigi in a statement to Reuters from Damascus. According to more recent news the two bishops never arrived to Aleppo and remain in the hands of their kidnappers. There are no news about who are behind the kidnapping. The abductors killed […]

Two Syrian bishops were kidnapped on Monday by armed rebels in the northern province of Aleppo, according several sources. The Syriac Orthodox and Greek Orthodox Archbishops of Aleppo, Yohanna Ibrahim and Paul Yazigi, were seized in the village of Kfar Dael, on the road to Aleppo from the rebel-held Bab al Hawa crossing with Turkey […]