Syria Denounces Efforts to Politicize OPCW

Damascus, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) The efforts by the United States, France and the United Kingdom to politicize the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) are dangerous, and the decision to broaden its mandate is illegal, said Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad on Tuesday. The Syrian official warned against those efforts and…

Syrian-Russian Victory Over NATO the Only Way to Avenge Israeli-French Strikes

Tony Cartalucci Western and Russian media sources have reported an alleged joint Israeli-French strike on Syria on September 17. The attack included Israeli warplanes and French missile frigates operating in the Mediterranean off Syria’s coast. Amid the attack, a Russian Il-20 reconnaissance aircraft with 14 service members aboard disappeared. The attack immediately prompted commentators, analysts,…

France Shares the Blame for the Il-20 Tragedy

MOSCOW, September 18. /TASS/. France is partly to blame for the crash of Russia’s Ilyushin Il-20 aircraft in Syria and the death of Russian military servicemen, military expert Mikhail Khodaryonok told reporters. “The French Navy’s frigate, The Auvergne, did not make the best contribution to the air situation, creating additional difficulties for Syrian air defense…

White Helmets Coordinating with al-Nusra to Stage Chemical Attack in Idleb

22 August، 2018 Idleb, SANA The so-called White Helmets are coordinating with terrorist groups, particularly Jabhat al-Nusra terror organization, to stage a chemical attack in Idleb province and accuse the Syrian Arab Army of using chemical weapons. Media reports say that the past few days have witnessed an unusual activity by the White Helmets members…

US Policies in the Middle East Threaten European Security

The US is becoming a threat to Europe’s economy and security: Iran refuses to consider any alternative and moves towards Russia and China Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai “Iran will reject any offers by the European Community and even by the US, to return to the negotiating table and to resume the drafting of the nuclear…

What France Presents as “Evidence” of Chemical Weapons Attack

Statement by Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs (20.04.18) At this time, OPCW investigators still have not had access to the site of the chemical weapons attack in Douma. If Russia and Syria finally keep their commitments, it will have taken them at least two weeks to do so. The OPCW team’s…

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s Interview with BBC HardTalk

Question: The world was deeply alarmed last week by the prospect of a direct military confrontation between the United States and Russia. How close do you believe we came to that? Sergey Lavrov: Well, I don’t think that was very close. I believe it was a situation created by very reckless behavior of our Western…

More French Forces Will Join US Military in Syria

Peter Korzun So, it looks like we now have another actor getting involved in Syria by putting boots on the ground. On March 29, French President Emmanuel Macron vowed to send troops to Manbij in support of the US-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). The goal is to block Turkish advances into the region, and this move will be coordinated…

Foreign Ministry: France Not Eligible to Play Any Role in Peace Process

22 February، 2018 Damascus, SANA Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said that France is not eligible to play any role in the peace process in Syria as long as it provides support to terrorism and its hands are stained with Syrian blood, reaffirming the Syrian state’s rejection of France’s hostile attitudes and threats which aim at…

White Helmets Plot New Chemical Weapons Attack

A Propaganda Machine Supporting Terrorists, Funded and Manufactured by Hostile Countries 16 February، 2018 Damascus, SANA White Helmets is one of the facets of the conspiracies concocted by the forces hostiles towards Syria. Numerous media reports have uncovered the real identity of this organization whose key role is falsifying facts and fabricating lies to serve…

Terrorists, White Helmets Preparing New Chemical Attack

TEHRAN (FNA)- The Al-Nusra Front (Tahrir al-Sham Hay’at or the Levant Liberation Board) and the White Helmets are coordinating another false-flag operation in Idlib province to later accuse the Syrian government forces of carrying out another chemical attack, local sources warned Tuesday. The Russian Reconciliation Center for Syria quoted the sources as disclosing that the…

Israel, US, EU, Continue Aiding, Arming and Rescuing Their Terror Proxies in Syria

US Army Conducts More Heliborne Operations to Take ISIL Terrorists Away from Deir Ezzur TEHRAN (FNA)- Military helicopters of the US-led coalition carried out another heliborne operation in Western Deir Ezzur to evacuate ISIL militants from the region, media reports said on Thursday. The Kurdish-language Rudaw news website quoted local sources as saying that the…

Sanctions or an Internal Crisis?

Dr. Bouthaina Shaaban The United Nations Security Council has imposed new sanctions on North Korea a few days ago. The United States and then Europe imposed sanctions on Russia without much justification. On the contrary, talks between Russia and the United States are moving forward in a number of ways. The sanctions imposed on Iraq,…

EU Sanctions Against Syrian Scientists Supports Terrorists

18 July، 2017 Damascus, SANA An official source at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry said Tuesday that the European Union has imposed new sanctions against Syrian figures and scientists who are performing their duties to push forward the development process and counterterrorism efforts in Syria. The new decision, the ministry added, came within the framework…