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Syria

‘UK govt does not know where it stands when it comes to opposition to Assad’
The British government’s policy is creating an environment where a large number of Muslim youth travels to Syria, wreaking havoc and destruction, the chairman of the Islamic Human Rights Commission, Massoud Shadjareh, told RT.

24.06.2014 10:04

​ISIS in Iraq stinks of CIA/NATO ‘dirty war’ op
For days now, since their dramatic June 10 taking of Mosul, Western mainstream media have been filled with horror stories of the military conquests in Iraq of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, with the curious acronym ISIS.

24.06.2014 08:43

Syria handed over 100% of declared chem weapons stockpile - watchdog
The last of Syria’s declared chemical weapons have been handed over. “All declared chemical weapons have left Syria,” OPCW Director General Ahmet Üzümcü told reporters at a press conference Monday.

23.06.2014 12:48

'Allah chose you': ISIS & other jihadist groups recruit children in Syria for suicide missions
Syrian rebel groups, including ISIS fighters, have been recruiting 10-17-year-old children for military operations sometimes under the guise of offering education, says HRW. The teens were taught how to use weapons and were even sent on suicide missions.

23.06.2014 07:08

Israel strikes 9 military targets in Syria
Nine Syrian military targets have been hit by Israeli jets and guided missiles, the IDF says, claiming it was a decisive response to a series of cross-border shootings to protect the citizens of Israel.

22.06.2014 23:25

Britain threatened by UK jihadist fighters in Syria ‘for many years to come’ – top police officer
The Metropolitan Police assistant commissioner has publicly declared that the UK faces repercussions from the Syria conflict and threats of Islamic extremism from within its own borders for “many years to come.”

22.06.2014 12:12

ISIS mocks Michelle Obama on Twitter, boasts of Iraq victory
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), an Al-Qaeda-inspired Sunni militant group, is mocking Michelle Obama and so-called hashtag diplomacy on social media. The jihadists’ Tweets are also bragging about the capture of Iraqi military vehicles.

21.06.2014 01:12

UK, Aussie jihadists call to join ISIS militants in Iraq, Syria
The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is hoping to recruit Muslims from across the globe with the aid of YouTube appeals from English-speaking jihadists. UK, Australian nationals are among the ISIS militants calling to support the insurgency in Iraq.

20.06.2014 13:38

All you need to know about ISIS and what is happening in Iraq
As ISIS, a group thought to consist of only a few thousand people led by a shadowy figurehead, defeats forces many times its size to capture a large part of Iraq, RT looks into what is ISIS, and how has it achieved its terrifying triumphs.

18.06.2014 13:23

​Intra-Islamic Cold War and the disintegration of Iraq
The lands of Mesopotamia, united in the shape of a state known as Iraq since 1920, now seem to be on the brink of collapse.

19.06.2014 10:29

‘Iraq and Syria witness de facto partition on the ground’
​The US has wasted all the money it has poured into Iraq as Islamists continue to partition the country, Ivan Eland, a political analyst at the Peace and Liberty Center, told RT.

19.06.2014 03:50

OPCW urges Syria to ‘redouble’ chemical disarmament efforts ahead of final deadline
UN Chemical weapons watchdog warns that Syria will most likely miss the June 30 deadline for the complete destruction of its chemical arsenal unless the government “redoubles” its efforts to complete the transportation of the remaining 8% of chemicals.

18.06.2014 03:04

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