Tag: assad

Syria: Talks without Talks

February 1, 2016

The would-be talks in Syria are proving to be a tug of war between the United Nations, the Syrian opposition High Negotiators Council (HNC) and ... Read More

Morocco: IS could target Morocco with sarin gas, reports

December 21, 2015

Threat of use of sarin gas against Morocco is taking serious tone as local media in the kingdom Monday indicate that IS in Libya now ... Read More

Lebanon: At least 41 dead in IS Beirut attack

November 13, 2015

The death toll of the twin bomb attack on Thursday in Beirut claimed by the Islamic State group increased to 41 with more than 200 ... Read More

Tunisia: Our diplomacy is “sovereign” and cannot be “dictated” by the Arab League, FM

July 29, 2015

On the second day of the three-day Annual Conference of Heads of Diplomatic, Permanent and Consular Missions in Tunis, Foreign Minister Taieb Baccouche said the ... Read More

Syria: Jordanian businesses begin to feel collateral damage

April 25, 2015

Syrian rebels’ seizure of the main frontier crossing with Jordan has begun to have an impact on the government in Damascus and regional countries that ... Read More

Syria: US-led coalition “not serious” and unhelpful, President Assad

April 21, 2015

President Assad has labeled the US-led coalition against ISIS as unserious because they have been ineffective. He said “IS was created in Iraq in 2006 ... Read More

Nile Dispute and the Dilemma of National Approaches

March 4, 2014

Amid deep political turmoil, there is a mounting concern in Egypt as Ethiopia forges ahead with its plan to build the $4.8 billion Grand Renaissance ... Read More

Egypt and Israel urged to forgo chemical weapons

December 11, 2013

The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has called on Egypt and Israel to emulate Syria and join the convention banning chemical weapons. ... Read More

Jihadist Recruiters Arrested in Tunisia

April 30, 2013

Tunisian authorities have dismantled lately several Islamist terrorist networks that were recruiting young Tunisians for jihad in Syria. The recruiters are hardline salafists groups operating ... Read More

Marrakech: Opposition Coalition Recognized as legitimate representative of Syrians

December 13, 2012

The fourth ministerial meeting of the international "Friends of Syria" group meeting in Marrakech on December 12 has recognized the newly formed Syrian opposition coalition ... Read More