على مفترق طرق

Bouthaina Shaaban بعد مضيّ بضعة أشهر على رئاسته الولايات المتحدة، والأوامر التنفيذية التي يباهي بتوقيعها، رغم تناقضها مع كلّ المواثيق والأعراف الدولية، فقد وضع الرئيس الأمريكي، دونالد ترامب، العالم برمّته على مفترق طرق. والصفّ الأول من الدول على هذا المفترق هم حلفاؤه التقليديون في أوروبا لأنّ شكل العالم وتحالفاته سيعتمد على الموقف الذي سوف تتخذه…

Astana Peace Process: Time to Make China Fourth Guarantor State

Peter Korzun In January, Russia hosted the Congress of Syrian National Dialog in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. It has been the most representative forum thus far to discuss the conflict in Syria. Moscow invited Beijing to take part in the event as an observer. The Russian government believes that China is too important…

Massive Military Buildup Reveals Expansion of US War Agenda in Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- The issue of America’s war of choice and grandiose thinking in the Middle East is putting the entire world in danger. As is now under the Trump regime, the US military is dramatically expanding its operations in Syria, constructing new illegal bases in the war-torn country and doing whatever it can to sell…

US Attacking Civilians, Infrastructures on Pretext of Targeting ISIL in Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia’s airbase in Lattakia province, Humeimim, said on Monday that the US and its affiliated forces of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are targeting infrastructures and civilians on the pretext of war against ISIL. The Russian airbase stressed that the recent US offensives which are claimed to be against the ISIL in Syria…

US Navy Begins Sorties Against Alleged ‘Daesh Targets’ in Syria

Sputnik-Middle East The Harry Truman aircraft carrier strike group (HSTCSG) began air operations this week from the Eastern Mediterranean against the Daesh terrorist group in Syria, the US Navy announced in a press release. “Aircraft from Carrier Air Wing (CVW) 1’s strike fighter squadrons conducted sorties over Syria, demonstrating HSTCSG’s ability to support two different geographic combatant commanders…

US Plotting New Chemical Attack in Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- The terrorists groups with the help of Washington are preparing to stage a new false-flag chemical attack near the US military base in Deir Ezzur province in Eastern Syria, media reports said. The US intelligence is planning a provocative measure by using prohibited substances in the Syria, the Arabic-language service of Sputnik news…