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Syria

West turning Mediterranean into mass grave
The drowning of hundreds of refugees in the Mediterranean is a crime against humanity, the ultimate responsibility lies with Western governments that have proved themselves the enemy of everything good in the world and a friend to everything bad.

21.04.2015 13:23

​Bombed out? British jets striking Iraq running out of ammo, MoD to place new order
The Royal Air Force (RAF) has had to order a new batch of 500lb (227kg) bombs to continue its airstrikes in Iraq after the intensity of operations against Islamic State has caused them to run low.

21.04.2015 10:20

Current policy of drowning refugees in Mediterranean unacceptable - Lord Ashdown
Ex-Liberal Democrat chief Lord Ashdown has called for new measures to tackle human trafficking networks operating across the Mediterranean, warning current policies give rise to “drowning refugees” while traffickers remain unfazed.

21.04.2015 10:39

Assad: France supporting ‘terrorists’ in Syria, acts as Washington’s satellite
Syrian President Bashar Assad has slammed France for alleged “terrorist” support in his country, saying Paris is not independent and has “no weight and no credibility” in the face of Washington.

21.04.2015 08:06

6 men arrested in Minnesota worked for almost year to join ISIS - US attorney
​Six men arrested in the United States over the weekend, after a joint terrorism task force investigation, had been working for 10 months to join the ranks of the so-called Islamic State (IS, also known as ISIS/ISIL).

20.04.2015 13:43

Migrant boat tragedy: ‘EU countries can find money for warfare but not to rescue people’
To solve the refugee problem the EU countries, many of which are NATO-members, should criminalize the arms trade and abolish war in Syria and Libya, Jan Oberg from the Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research told RT.

20.04.2015 11:36

Australia, Iran to share intelligence to combat ISIS fighters
Australia and Iran have agreed to share intelligence to combat Islamic State militants fighting in the Middle East. The arrangement was made in Tehran during a visit by Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop.

20.04.2015 10:05

​ISIS Secret Service: Slain top strategist’s blueprints reveal covert Syria takeover op
While ISIS appears to be run by religious fanaticism, it instead has been functioning more like a secret intelligence service, calculating every operation and drafting plans of a covert Syrian takeover for years, files seen by Der Spiegel have revealed.

18.04.2015 21:03

‘Isis’ excluded from UN hurricane name list over terror group associations
The Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group will not have a tropical storm named after it any time soon as ‘Isis’ has now been taken off the UN’s list of hurricane names.

17.04.2015 20:40

​Most dangerous Islamic State leaders come from Scandinavia - Syrian President Assad
Bashar al-Assad warned about the growing threat from “Scandinavian” Islamist extremists fighting inside of Syria, where the battle against Islamic State amidst a protracted civil war has claimed the lives of over 200,000 people.

17.04.2015 10:51

Imprisoned Syrian refugees held in Britain granted appeal
Three asylum seekers, who fled war-torn Syria, made their way to Britain without passports and were later arrested, have been told they were ill-advised when they arrived in the UK and so they can appeal their convictions.

16.04.2015 15:57

Russia, China, Iran: In sync
Over past decades, the pre-fabricated myth of an elusive “Iranian bomb” was never the real issue between the US and Iran; the issue was how to subdue – or “isolate” - a powerful, independent nation that refused to toe the exceptionalist line.

16.04.2015 12:38