Calling for Final Peace Settlement to Israeli Palestinian Conflict, General Assembly Adopts Six Resolutions on Middle East

General Assembly Plenary Seventy-third Session,43rd Meeting GA/12096 30 November 2018 The General Assembly today concluded its annual debate on the question of Palestine and the situation in the Middle East by adopting six resolutions — including one calling for a final peace settlement to the Israeli‑Palestinian conflict — with some speakers warning against biased, one‑sided…

Hezbollah in Lebanon: US Hegemony is Over

Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai The policy of the US establishment towards Lebanon is evidently changing and unstable, with a President who lacks general knowledge about the Middle East and above all of Hezbollah’s role in the region. It seems President Donald Trump is willing to reduce military support to the Lebanese Army and to…

Al-Jafaari: Israeli Occupation of Arab Lands is the Main Reason Behind Destabilization in the Region

18 October، 2018 New York, SANA Syria’s permanent representative to the UN, Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari reiterated Syria’s categorical rejection of the Israeli occupation authorities’ measures in the occupied Syrian Golan. Speaking during UN Security Council session on the status in the Middle East on Thursday al-Jaafari stressed that the occupied Arab territories will be liberated…

Massive Rally in Damascus Marking al-Quds Day

8 June، 2018 Damascus, SANA Under the title ”We Will Pray in al-Quds Together”, a massive rally was held Friday in Damascus to mark the International al-Quds (Jerusalem) Day. The rally set off from the entrance of al-Hamidiyeh ancient market towards the Umayyad Mosque. The participants raised national flags,flags of Palestine and the resistance and…

UN Security Council Rejects Resolution on the Protection of Palestinians

The Security Council votes on draft resolution S/2018/520 presented by the United States. There were 1 vote in favor, 3 against and 11 abstentions. Washington vetos a UN Security Council resolution calling for the protection of Palestinians New York-Sana Arabic The United States renewed its blatant bias towards the Israeli occupation and its support for…

Syria’s Statement at Human Rights Council: Israeli Violations not Possible Without US Protection

18 May، 2018 Geneva, SANA Syria reiterated condemnation of Israel’s appalling massacres against Palestinians who are tenaciously defending their legitimate national rights. Syria’s denunciation came in a statement delivered by Deputy Permanent Representative of Syria to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva Tawfik Abu Galon, during a Human Rights Council’s special session…

Syria Condemns Israel’s Brutal Massacre of Defenseless Palestinian Civilians

14 May، 2018 Damascus, SANA Syria condemned in the strongest terms the brutal massacre committed by the Israeli occupation authorities against defenseless Palestinian civilians. An official source at the Foreign and Expatriates Ministry told SANA that “the Syrian Arab Republic condemns in the strongest terms the brutal massacre committed by the Israeli occupation authorities against…

Israel Kills 55, Injures 2,771 Gaza Protesters as US Embassy Opens in Jerusalem

Protests against the US embassy move to Jerusalem and ahead of the 70th anniversary of Nakba at the Israel-Gaza border on May 14, 2018 Fifty-five Palestinian protesters, including six children under 18, have been killed by Israeli fire during demonstrations on the day of the US embassy’s inauguration in Jerusalem, the Palestinian health ministry said…

John Bolton’s Vision for a New Middle East

PART II: Regime Change, Partition, and “Sunnistan” Whitney Webb | @_whitneywebb This article is Part II of a series exploring the past of soon-to-be National Security Adviser John Bolton and what his appointment will mean for U.S. foreign policy, with a focus on the Middle East, Latin America, and the Koreas. Part I examined Bolton’s…

Palestinian Resistance Shoots Down Israeli Plane Over Gaza

TEHRAN (FNA)- Local sources confirmed on Sunday that the Palestinian resistance movement shot down an Israeli plane flying over Northern Gaza Strip. Local sources in the strip said that the resistance shot down a small Israeli Phantom aircraft, East of Jabalia refugee camp in the Northern Gaza Strip, Palestine News Network reported. The Israeli occupation…