Iran’s Action Leads to Syria Being Welcomed by the Arab and International Community

Elijah J. Magnier Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei receives Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (Photo: Archive). The domino effect of Iranian tankers carrying gasoline to Lebanon via Syria generously affected and expanded Hezbollah’s influence in Lebanon and extended to the United States, Russia and several Arab states. The consequences have accelerated important regional and international…

NATO Deploys Polish Troops to Turkey for War with Syria

Rick Rozoff The North Atlantic Treaty Organization announced the deployment of Polish troops to Turkey as part of the military bloc’s six-year Tailored Assurance Measures for Turkey mission instituted to – as NATO described it – protect Turkey from Syria. That measure was taken after Turkey requested an Article 4 consultation with the other members of the…

Is Syria Finally on Track to Return to the Arab League?

Ekaterina Blinova Between 8 and 12 March, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov made a three-leg Middle East trip to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Saudi Arabia and Qatar. A byproduct of the Gulf tour was a renewed discussion over the resumption of Syria’s membership in the Arab League following its suspension in November 2011. Syria’s…

AIPU: Stop All Forms of Normalization with Israeli Occupation Entity

4 March، 2019 Amman, SANA The Arab inter-Parliamentary Union (AIPU) affirmed the need for stopping all forms of normalization with the Israeli occupation entity and taking a firm stance in this regard to continue efforts for supporting the Palestinian cause at all levels. The concluding statement of the 29th Conference of the Arab inter-Parliamentary Union…

Syrian Delegates Arrive for Amman Meeting on Damascus Readmission to Arab League

Sputnik-Middle East A Syrian delegation led by Parliament Speaker Hammouda Sabbagh has arrived in Amman for the 29th conference of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union (AIPU), which is set to discuss the issue of the country’s readmission to the League of Arab States (LAS) among other things, the Syrian parliament said. According to the parliament’s press…

At Least 8 Arab States Back Syria’s Return to Arab League

Sputnik-Middle East When commenting on the prospects of re-joining the Arab League, Damascus earlier said that attempts by states that are trying to impose conditions for the Arab Republic’s return to the organisation would fail. According to Sputnik’s source, at least eight Arab states states back Syria’s return to the Arab League. “At least eight…

Syria in the Last 24 Hours: Ankara-Backed FSA Sending 10,000 Fighters to Manbij

Ankara-Backed FSA Sending 10,000 Fighters to Manbij in Northeastern Syria TEHRAN (FNA)- Deputy Chief Commander of the Free Syrian Army (FSA) Haitham Afeisi declared that the operation against Kurds will continue in Manbij once the Afrin assault concludes. “We have no shortage in terms of weapons, ammunition or fighters, and we are morally ready as…

Nasrallah: The Caliphate is Over, Arab League Statement is ‘Ridiculous’

Hezbollah Secretary General Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah denounced an Arab League statement describing Hezbollah as a “terrorist organization” as “ridiculous” and “absurd”, denying their claims that the resistance group was sending ballistic missiles to Yemen. In a televised speech delivered on Monday, Sayyed Nasrallah said the allegations in the AL statement issued by Arab foreign ministers…