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?
At least 100,191 people died in Syria as a result of the violence since the beginning of the conflict, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. The organization, based in the UK, has a net of volunteers on the ground collecting data and published the results in a statement saying that: has documented 100,191 casualties since […]
According to the UN, an average of more than 5,000 people have ben killed every month in Syria since last July because of the war. Since November among the victims were at least 6,561 children, including 1,729 younger than 10. At the beginning of the year the Un estimated that the death toll of the war […]
Now Syrian opposition groups have conducted talks in Madrid, Spain, to try to reach a common political ground ahead to the international conference of peace proposed by the US and Russia that will take place in Geneva in June organized by the UN. Al Assad already has appointed his representatives for that conference. The opposition […]
Al Assad said in an interview to the Argentinian newspaper Clarín, he will not step down now because of the pressures from outside, but he will wait to see what the Syrian people decide in the presidential elections in 2014. The problem is that the elections are very far away and there is too much […]
The killing of a family in the turkish town of Akcakale during a Syrian mortar attack from the other side of the border had immediate answer in the form of retaliation shelling Syrian military positions over the border, but also in the form of an authorisation of cross-border military action against Syria, if deemed necessary […]
“The Russian support, the Iranian support and the hesitation or the inability of the international community to protect the Syrian people are the main reasons why the regime is buying time and why the regime is staying for a longer period of time. But from inside, the regime is dead. Economically, socially, in all domains […]