Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has told the military to be prepared to handle any efforts by internal and external forces that seek to destabilize the situation in the country ahead of upcoming parliamentary elections.
An Iraqi Al-Qaeda operative has admitted that his organization is taking part in the Syrian uprising against President Assad. The revelation comes amidst increasing evidence that Al-Qaeda is gaining a foothold in Syria.
Not all of the things that are happening in Syria can be broadcast or taped. RT’s correspondent Oksana Boyko is tweeting from the ground on the most curious and poignant details which help to get a real feeling of the conflict.
Public misinformation through media becomes easier during war time, warns French information guru Jacques Seguela. You can always simulate a massacre that has not occurred, but communication can also prevent conflicts, he told RT.
Washington’s reaction to blasts in Damascus is a downright justification of terrorism, slams Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. US State Department announced that terror acts in Syria are not surprising in light of the Assad regime’s actions.
World opinion is being orchestrated towards a military operation against the Syrian regime, researcher and author F. William Engdahl told RT. Still, any decisive action against Assad will be postponed until after the US presidential election.
Government and rebel reinforcements are converging on the flashpoint Syrian city of Aleppo on the fifth day of brutal clashes. Assad forces are reportedly attempting to regain control of neighborhoods where opposition fighters have gained a foothold.
President Bashar al-Assad’s regime has friends in the region poised “to strike out” in the event of an intervention into Syria, says a commander of Iran's Revolutionary Guards. The warning was particularly sent to “hated” Arab countries.