In Damascus, confirm that in Aleppo, Syrian troops detained several Turkish pilots, allegedly prepared the entry to a military airfield The report of the incident was made public yesterday, Syrian pro-government newspaper "Al-Watan", citing sources in the Syrian army. The newspaper reported that in the province of Aleppo, four Turkish military pilots were detained at the airport, near which they were with the "armed group." All of them were detained by airport security. Post predictably caused a great interest in Turkey, but it was immediately denied by the Turkish military. Read more [...]
Minister for Strategic Affairs Moshe Yaalon in an interview with Israeli Army Radio said that the U.S. is preparing for military intervention in the Syrian conflict, said "Arutz Sheva". The minister said that the final decision on early intervention will be taken if the Syrian government will decide to use chemical weapons against his own citizens.Ya'alon said that Washington, despite the outward calm, very concerned about the developments in the neighboring country of Israel and the possible consequences of the civil war to the region. The minister also said that the U.S. government Read more [...]
Syrian authorities are concerned that the rebels could get chemical weapons from several countries, and then blame the government in its use of force, according to a letter from the Permanent Representative of Syria to the UN, Bashar Jaafari, addressed to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and the Security Council. "We are genuinely concerned that some of the countries that support terrorism and terrorists, could provide chemical weapons by the armed terrorist groups, arms, only to say that it was used by the Syrian government," - said in the letter.It says that a statement of concern about Read more [...]
The Syrian government has accused Israel of bombing of the research center, near Damascus. Spread the message about this state news agency SANA. It is reported that at dawn on January 30, Israeli warplanes violated Syrian airspace and bombed Institute in Damascus Jamri province. As a result of an air attack two people were killed and five were wounded. The building of the center and one of the neighboring buildings were completely destroyed. Earlier battles for research center led government forces and the opposition, RBC reports. The fact that the bombing of Syria Israeli military confirmed Read more [...]
Syrian President Bashar Assad and his family, probably most of the time in the Mediterranean on board the ship, which is "under Russian supervision," write the Belgian media on Monday, referring to the intelligence services of Saudi Arabia.According to them, when Assad appointed or that a meeting in Damascus, he takes off on her helicopter, RIA "Novosti".According to the newspaper opinion, a number of Western and Arab countries insist on withdrawal of Bashar Assad as president of Syria, as a necessary condition for the crisis. Russian authorities believe that the Syrian people Read more [...]
Allies Syrian opposition intend to arrange provocation with individuals of Slavic appearance to discredit Russia as one of the key mediators in the talks, said the military-diplomatic source.According to him, representatives of interested in the overthrow of the current Syrian regime structures conduct the recruitment of persons of Slavic appearance - citizens of Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, which will play the role of the Russian "mercenaries", allegedly fought on the side of Assad and captured fighters so-called Free Syrian Army.These "mercenaries" have to give the cameras Read more [...]
01/08/2013 According to the second channel of the Israeli TV, in Israel are major air exercise of different countries of the world.
The pilots and their machines arrived in Israel a few days ago. They will explore all possible scenarios in Syria, including actions against the Syrian chemical arsenal.
Israel reports that any of the pilots involved in the preparation. Last week, Israeli TV reported that the exercises will be practiced bombing and air combat techniques.mignews.com
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Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan visited Tayep Syrian refugee camp in the border town of Sanliurfa ... He was accompanied by the leader of the Syrian opposition Moaz Ahmed al-Khatib and several deputies. Speaking to the refugees, Erdogan said that the victory over the "tyrant" Assad close. "I can clearly see that the help of Allah is near. You have suffered a lot, but do not despair." The premier said that Assad "tortured" nearly 50,000 people. "We will stand with you until the end" - quoted Erdogan MIGnews. Turkey is officially 150,000 Syrian Read more [...]
Syrian opposition has the capacity to produce chemical weapons and does not preclude its use in case of emergency. The rebels say they are ready to strike at the "bases and centers of the regime." At the same time, no one can guarantee that the victims of the attacks will not civilians.The rebels have not only knowledge, but also all the materials required for the independent production of deadly chemicals. Today this information in an interview with Turkish news agency Anatolia confirmed Bassam al-Dada, Senior Representative of the Free Syrian Army.
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Syrian ambassador to Moscow Riyad Haddad called a provocation allegations of Syrian army chemical weapons. In his opinion, misinformation can become a pretext for foreign intervention in Syria.
"Of course, everything is done for the organization of intervention in Syria, but I think that, thanks to the efforts of Russia and China will not happen" - said Haddad.
The politician did not give a direct answer to the question of who is behind the stuffing of this information, but said that the foreign media, including Turkish and Arabic, inaccurate covering the events in Syria to facilitate Read more [...]
Elite units of the armed forces of France and the United States are on the Jordanian-Syrian border, preparing for a possible intervention in Syria, in the event of the fall of President Bashar al-Assad to protect stocks of chemical weapons at the hands of Islamists.The command of the French Foreign Legion in the past months repeatedly departing from Jordan to Syria scout to gather information. To camouflage the soldiers of the elite French army units carried out, presumably, protect the field hospital for refugees located in the Jordanian city of Mafraq.Specially trained for combat in the desert Read more [...]
Russians and the kidnappers of an Italian citizen in Syria demanded a ransom for their release, according to the Russian Foreign Ministry. The hostages were employees of a private enterprise. The Russian Embassy in Damascus has already begun to take the necessary proactive in contact with the Syrian side. Ukrainian authorities do not agree with Syrian rebels abducted earlier Ukrainian journalist Ankhara Kochneva they suspected of having links to Russian intelligence.
Russians and the kidnappers of an Italian citizen in Syria demanded a ransom for their release, according to the Russian Foreign Read more [...]
Regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad is on the verge of falling, said Thursday in Brussels, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen."I think the regime in Damascus is close to collapse. I think that now it's just a matter of time "- said the secretary general of the Alliance," Interfax ".In addition, Rasmussen condemned the use of Scud missiles, the Syrian government against the rebels. According to him, the use of missiles showed "absolute disregard" of the Syrian people's lives.Earlier, the U.S. newspaper The New York Times, citing a source in the Read more [...]
U.S. officially recognized by the national coalition of opposition and revolutionary forces in Syria as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people, leading an armed struggle against the government of Syria."We have decided that the coalition is now sufficiently united and may be a legitimate representative of the Syrian people and the Syrian opposition ",
- Said U.S. President Barack Obama. The White House has expressed hope that the U.S. decision was a "big step" on the way to the overthrow of President Bashar al-Assad.However, this decision does not mean the beginning Read more [...]
Despite the escalating violence in Syria, continued fighting between the government army and the motley opposition a chance to resolve the conflict through diplomacy still remain, convinced the principal opponents of the Syrian issue - the U.S. and Russia. However, the idea of the conditions of the peace dialogue diametrically opposed. Moscow is adamant - to interfere in the internal affairs of another country is not worth it. And here in Washington do not hesitate to ask the Russians to seek the resignation of Bashar al-Assad.
Recently, representatives of the Russian and U.S. foreign Read more [...]
As it became known to Canadian TV channel CTV, Canada has stated its willingness to join the NATO coalition in case vatorzheniya to Syria.
If NATO will request assistance from Canada, the federal government of Prime Minister Stephen Harper is preparing to go to Syria Canadian join a group of incident response.
Frigate Navy, already based in the region, also in standby mode. "The contribution that Canada can make - just be there to be part of the coalition," - said retired Major General Terry Liston.
NATO has already taken steps to deploy missile systems Patriot, and troops along the Read more [...]
German Foreign Ministry announced the expulsion of four members of the Syrian embassy. They must leave the country by December 13. The German Foreign Ministry said on minimizing contact with the current Syrian leadership.Germany to expel four staff Syrian embassy in Berlin, thus increasing pressure on the government in Damascus, said on Monday, December 10, the German Foreign Ministry."Today's expulsion of four members of a diplomatic mission in Berlin, we send a clear signal that we reduce relations with the Assad regime to the absolute minimum," - said German Foreign Minister Read more [...]
Romanian ambassador in Damascus, as well as most of the embassy staff moved to Beirut in response to concerns about the level of security in the Syrian capital. "From December 7, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has reduced the number dippersonala Romanian Embassy in Damascus for security reasons" - said in a statement, Foreign Minister of Romania.Most of the embassy staff moved to Lebanon, where they will monitor the situation in Syria and if necessary, provide consular services. According to Reuters, the Syrian Embassy in Bucharest is working normally.The conflict, which broke out in Read more [...]
To panic about Syria's chemical weapons are skeptical not only in the government of Bashar al-Assad, but also those who seek to displace. A senior rebel Washington denied that Assad is preparing a chemical attack. According to him, all of this - just propaganda media. However, as the correspondent RT Gayane Chichakyan even fabricated allegations can be very dangerous. American officials said that intelligence discovered the troops of President Bashar Assad is prepared for a possible chemical weapons use. The U.S. administration gives Syria understand that it is ready to act. Media Read more [...]
Dozens of Syrian bombs already charged with deadly sarin gas for use in the bombing of villages. It is reported by the American broadcaster NBC. Now the military expect only the relevant order of Bashar al-Assad. At least this information spread Western media.
U.S. authorities are only on Tuesday spoke on condition of anonymity, that they have no evidence that the charging process has begun bombs, but on Wednesday it became clear that the worst fears were confirmed.
U.S. intelligence agencies believe that in addition to Zarina, Syrian dictator has access to a nerve gas tabun, as well as traditional Read more [...]