NATO Adopts New Strategy to Counter “Russia’s Nuclear Threat” – Report

The German newspaper Die Welt am Sonntag has quoted NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg as saying that the alliance’s new military strategy was adopted this week in response to what he described as “Russia’s nuclear threat”. Stoltenberg noted that “sometimes, it’s necessary to hammer out new military concepts” to maintain NATO’s security. READ MORE: NATO Concerned Over Norway’s Insufficient Defence Spending … Continue reading “NATO Adopts New Strategy to Counter “Russia’s Nuclear Threat” – Report”

Tense US-China Relations Could Pose Risks for Russian Economy – Moscow

“This will affect the global economic growth rate, and we greatly depend on it, because if the Chinese economy slows down, the demand for hydrocarbons and other commodities will also slow down. This will hit Russian exports”, Akimov said on the sidelines of the annual conference Digital Industry of Industrial Russia that was held from 22-24 May in the Russian high-tech hub … Continue reading “Tense US-China Relations Could Pose Risks for Russian Economy – Moscow”

Turkish Troops Learning in Russia to Operate S-400 Despite US Threats – Minister

“A group of our military has been sent to Russia in order to learn operating S-400s and they have already started their studies”, Akar said, as quoted by the Turkish NTV broadcaster. The statement comes after NBC News reported that Washington had requested Turkey reject the deal with Moscow by the end of the first week of June, warning there would be negative consequences, including sanctions. … Continue reading “Turkish Troops Learning in Russia to Operate S-400 Despite US Threats – Minister”

SputnikPro Holds In-Person Session for Young Journalists in New Delhi

Deputy Director of Foreign Language News Production Tatyana Kukhareva gave a presentation before the future mass media workers; Olga Dycheva, head of the editorial center in New Delhi, moderated the module. They talked about the technologies used by the multimedia information agency; during the question and answer session, they discussed the main trends in the development of the media landscape and the fake news … Continue reading “SputnikPro Holds In-Person Session for Young Journalists in New Delhi”

Kremlin Will Not Interfere in Dispute Over New Church in Russia’s Yekaterinburg

“Well, the survey has shown what it has shown. We cannot interfere in how further decisions will be made. Still, let’s agree that this is the prerogative of the regional and city authorities”, Peskov said, asked whether the Kremlin agreed that the poll had been conducted in an agitated society. The spokesman also expressed hope that all problems … Continue reading “Kremlin Will Not Interfere in Dispute Over New Church in Russia’s Yekaterinburg”

Turkish Weapons Could Become Key Obstruction for Haftar’s Offensive on Tripoli

While the offensive of the Libyan National Army (LNA) commanded by Field Marshal Halifa Haftar in Tripoli against the armed groups controlled by the Government of National Unity (PNU) is well underway, more and more international and regional players intervene in the Libyan crisis. Initially, the intervention would seem to be aimed at exerting political … Continue reading “Turkish Weapons Could Become Key Obstruction for Haftar’s Offensive on Tripoli”

Political Class Voted to Wipe Away Our Democracy – Political Campaigner

In an interview with Sputnik, political campaigner Michael Swadling shared his predictions concerning May’s revised Brexit deal and named possible candidates to replace her at the post.  Sputnik: Will Theresa May be able to get her Brexit deal through parliament? Michael Swadling: There doesn’t feel like there’s any chance that this deal will pass through parliament. Theresa May has managed to alienate most … Continue reading “Political Class Voted to Wipe Away Our Democracy – Political Campaigner”

Ce qu’aurait pu être l’Algérie post-indépendance

« L’Angleterre n’a pas d’amis, elle n’a pas d’ennemis elle n’a que des intérêts permanents » Winston Churchill Ce qui se passe depuis le 22 février est à la fois porteur d’espérance mais aussi d’inquiétude Le peuple s’exprime de fort belle manière chaque vendredi. Cependant cette situation donne l’impression que jouer la montre en misant … Continue reading “Ce qu’aurait pu être l’Algérie post-indépendance”

Political Activist Dies of Heart Attack Watching Party’s Drubbing in Elections

New Delhi (Sputnik): A Congress Party activist in Madhya Pradesh died of heart attack on Thursday after learning of his party’s drubbing in the parliamentary elections on the day of the vote counting. Ratan Singh Thakur, president of Sheohar District Congress, complained of pain in the heart while working on getting information on party candidate Digvijaya Singh at a counting centre in the morning. READ MORE: Indian Stock Market Hits Record … Continue reading “Political Activist Dies of Heart Attack Watching Party’s Drubbing in Elections”

Anger as Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting

London, May 23, 2019 (AltAfrica)-Botswana has lifted its ban on elephant hunting in a country with the world’s highest number of the animals, a decision that has brought anger from some wildlife protection groups and warnings of a blow to lucrative tourism. The southern African nation is home to an estimated 130,000 elephants. The lifting … Continue reading “Anger as Botswana lifts ban on elephant hunting”

Syrian Army Shoots Down Drone Launched Near Hama Airport (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Video uploaded on Twitter by bystanders showed the Syrian air defense systems in action. #Syria #IdlibDrone attack on #Hama airbase: Syrian Air defense system in action. pic.twitter.com/oYpbvXfw7u — MrRevinsky (@Kyruer) May 22, 2019 ​Once the drone was shot down, observers noted it appeared to be GPS-guided and similar to weaponized drones used by rebel forces to attack Russian airfields in Syria. #Syria: 1st photos showing … Continue reading “Syrian Army Shoots Down Drone Launched Near Hama Airport (PHOTOS, VIDEO)”

Ex-Deputy Head of Austrian FPO Party Names Video Scandal Organizers – Report

Strache was forced to resign as both Austrian vice-chancellor and FPO leader last week after media released a 2017 video of him promising to fix public contracts in exchange for money from a woman who posed as a niece of a Russian oligarch, who is reportedly living in Latvia. The talks with the woman, who, according to Strache, holds Latvian citizenship, allegedly took place at a villa on the Spanish … Continue reading “Ex-Deputy Head of Austrian FPO Party Names Video Scandal Organizers – Report”

Two-Foot Shower Hose Found in Deceased Dolphin’s Stomach, Esophagus (PHOTOS)

Earlier this month, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) responded to a call saying a dolphin had washed ashore on Fort Myers Beach in southwest Florida. In a May 17 Facebook post, the FWC’s Fish and Wildlife Research Institute announced a necropsy performed on the seven-foot male bottlenose dolphin revealed it had somehow ingested a two-foot-long hose, … Continue reading “Two-Foot Shower Hose Found in Deceased Dolphin’s Stomach, Esophagus (PHOTOS)”

La justice sud-africaine rouvre les dossiers de l’apartheid

Le 27 octobre 1971, les parents du militant anti-apartheid sud-africain Ahmed Timol sont informés que leur fils s’est suicidé en se jetant par la fenêtre de la salle 1026, place John Vorster, au célèbre quartier général de la police, au centre de Johannesburg. Timol était membre du parti communiste sud-africain. C’était aussi un enseignant très apprécié. … Continue reading “La justice sud-africaine rouvre les dossiers de l’apartheid”

Turkish army pullout will bring peace to Northern Syria

In mid-January 2018, the Turkish General Staff announced the beginning of Olive Branch Operation. The goal was to oust the Kurds from the outskirts of Afrin, as well as to create a buffer zone along the Syrian-Turkish border. These steps were sharply criticized by the world community, but Ankara hastened to declare that the presence … Continue reading “Turkish army pullout will bring peace to Northern Syria”

WATCH Roaming Tiger Cause Panic Among Indian Villagers

New Delhi (Sputnik): Residents of a village in the Indian state of Rajasthan were left shell-shocked on Tuesday to when they found a tiger arriving near their houses. The incident occurred in a village located near Ranthambore National Park, a popular wildlife reserve near Sawai Madhopur in the northern state. READ MORE: 30 Cubs in 10 Years Make Indian Tigress a “Supermom” (VIDEO) A tiger reportedly … Continue reading “WATCH Roaming Tiger Cause Panic Among Indian Villagers”

Mueller Report Was Disappointment to Democrats so they Want ‘Do Over’ – Trump

“After spending 40 Million Dollars, reviewing 1.4 million pages of documents, & interviewing 500 people with the total support of the White House, the Mueller Report was a BIG DISAPPOINTMENT to the Democrats, so they want a DO OVER. It doesn’t work that way-so bad for our Country!” the president tweeted. The Democrats are on a fishing expedition, wanting to interview the … Continue reading “Mueller Report Was Disappointment to Democrats so they Want ‘Do Over’ – Trump”

US Requests Turkey Pull Out of S-400 Deal With Russia by June – Reports

If Turkey does not pull out of its agreement with Russia and does not purchase the US-made Patriot missile defence system by the end of the first week of June it will face negative consequences, NBC News reported on Tuesday, citing multiple sources familiar with the situation. The consequences include removing Turkey from the F-35 jet program, forfeiting 100 promised F-35 jets originally … Continue reading “US Requests Turkey Pull Out of S-400 Deal With Russia by June – Reports”

Ne félicitez pas le groupe islandais Hatari d’avoir violé le boycott de l’Eurovision

Le groupe islandais Hatari a capté beaucoup d’attention pendant la finale du concours de chant de l’Eurovision samedi soir avec leur coup consistant à brandir brièvement des écharpes avec le drapeau palestinien devant les caméras de télévision. Ils ont été couverts de louanges extatiques sur les réseaux sociaux, mais cela ne devrait pas obscurcir la … Continue reading “Ne félicitez pas le groupe islandais Hatari d’avoir violé le boycott de l’Eurovision”

Kenya, South Africa sign MoU on Kiswahili language

London, May 21, 2019 (AltAfrica)-South Africa will offer Kiswahili in its educational system after signing an agreement with Kenya. This follows a meeting held on Kenya’s capital in which Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary of Education, Prof. George Magoha and South African Minister for Basic Education Angelina Matsie Motshekga, signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the respective … Continue reading “Kenya, South Africa sign MoU on Kiswahili language”

Venezuela to Suspend Foreign Debit, Credit Card Operations – Reports

From 30 November 2019, operations on debit cards of these three systems should be terminated, Banca y Negocios news portal said. The same procedure with credit cards should be completed by the end of 30 January 2020. SUDEBAN instructed financial institutions to create an independent payment system in the light of the recent US sanctions against Venezuela and new threats, according to the report. READ … Continue reading “Venezuela to Suspend Foreign Debit, Credit Card Operations – Reports”

Cisco outlines commitments to digitisation of Africa, to train 1m in networking certification

London, May 21, 2019 (AltAfrica)-Technology giant, Cisco has pledge commitment to support the digitisation of Africa’s communities, businesses, and governments through several initiatives for skills and talent development including innovation and job creation. The bold commitment was one of the high points of at the Cisco Connect conference in Johannesburg, South Africa. “We are living … Continue reading “Cisco outlines commitments to digitisation of Africa, to train 1m in networking certification”

Elections to the European Parliament. War against the Right

It became known earlier that, expecting the forthcoming elections to the European Parliament, liberal forces of the EU are giving their best to prevent right-wing parties from strengthening their position. Swedish politician Anna Maria Corazza Bildt believes that the current alignment of forces in the EP looks ‘scarily’, and ‘only determined joint efforts’ (of center … Continue reading “Elections to the European Parliament. War against the Right”

Plane en Route From Wangerooge to Hannover Crashes in North Sea

A small aircraft flying to the German city of Hannover crashed in the North Sea on Monday, local media reported. According to preliminary reports, the incident occurred due to difficult weather conditions. No other details are immediately available.  The incident comes after early last month, German media reported that over the past decade, at least 13 people have died in plane crashes near the airport of Egelsbach in central … Continue reading “Plane en Route From Wangerooge to Hannover Crashes in North Sea”

US-China Trade War to Blame for GoT Finale Cancelation in China – HBO

An hour before the series finale of HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” viewers in China were notified by Tencent Video, the country’s largest streaming service and exclusive broadcaster of the show there, that the episode would not premiere at its regularly scheduled time. “Dear users, we regret to inform you that the sixth episode of the eighth season of Game of Thrones will not go online at the … Continue reading “US-China Trade War to Blame for GoT Finale Cancelation in China – HBO”

Ateneo Graduate School of Business to Require Scores from the NMAT by GMAC™ for Admission to Business Graduate Program

May 20, 2019 Exam Adoption Grows in the Philippines, NMAT by GMAC™ Exam Now Available for On-Demand Testing MANILA, Philippines–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, announced today that Ateneo GSB, a leading business school in the Asia Pacific region, will require NMAT by GMAC™ scores from … Continue reading “Ateneo Graduate School of Business to Require Scores from the NMAT by GMAC™ for Admission to Business Graduate Program”

How US Sanctions on Venezuela are Threatening the Lives of Sick Children

Isabella was born with a congenital disease and doctors immediately warned that she required a liver transplant to survive. Her parents, Douglas and Yelibeth, addressed the issue straight away: donor, funding, where, how and when the transplant will be performed. It wasn’t so difficult. Yelibeth was a match and could be her daughter’s donor, and all the … Continue reading “How US Sanctions on Venezuela are Threatening the Lives of Sick Children”

Dubai’s Holiday Home Market Is Ahead of the Curve

Outpacing other global cities in quality and services Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Monday 20 May 2019 [ AETOS Wire ] The holiday home market is heating up in Dubai, with significant growth driven by the increasing influx of foreign and Arab tourists opting for the high level of service that the emirate provides in this sector. … Continue reading “Dubai’s Holiday Home Market Is Ahead of the Curve”

Pompeo Names Russian, US Overlapping Interests, Calls Sochi Talks ‘Substantive’

“We went there for a very substantive set of conversations which we were able to successfully have,” Pompeo said in an interview with Fox News Radio released late on Thursday. Pompeo also said that US-Russian counterterrorism cooperation has helped to protect lives of Russian nationals and step up the United States’ security. “When I was a CIA director, we worked on counterterrorism all around the world … Continue reading “Pompeo Names Russian, US Overlapping Interests, Calls Sochi Talks ‘Substantive’”

Abortion: White Panic Over Demographic Dilution?

What is behind the bigotry masquerading as sanctimonious religiosity fervently opposed to abortion in the United States? One motivation for US conservatives’ opposition to abortion – “a woman’s right to choose” – as stated by demographer Ben Wattenberg (in his increasingly neoconservative later years, after the 1970s), and cited by the wonderful educator, Jane Elliott … Continue reading “Abortion: White Panic Over Demographic Dilution?”

Elysée, la cellule diplomatique renouvelée

La cellule diplomatique n’échappe pas au syndrome des départs de nombreux collaborateurs d’Emmanuel Macron. Le conseiller diplomatique, sherpa des G20 et G7, Philippe Étienne, est remplacé par Emmanuel Bonne, qui quitte le poste de directeur de cabinet du ministre des Affaires étrangères, Jean-Yves Le Drian. Emmanuel Bonne avait déjà travaillé avec Emmanuel Macron lorsque celui-ci … Continue reading “Elysée, la cellule diplomatique renouvelée”

Le grand chambardement de la diplomatie française

Quasiment tous les postes diplomatiques stratégiques et de nombreuses ambassades sont affectés par un mouvement diplomatique, d’une ampleur exceptionnelle, qui a peu d’équivalent sous la V ème république.  Les plus anciens diplomates du Quai d’Orsay n’ont pas souvenir d’un tel mouvement de personnels, à tous les niveaux. Le président Macron a certes tenu compte de … Continue reading “Le grand chambardement de la diplomatie française”

Arnold Schwarzenegger attaqué en Afrique du Sud : comme un moustique qui pique un rhinocéros

L’acteur et homme politique américain Arnold Schwarzenegger, alias Terminator, a été agressé samedi en Afrique du Sud lors de la quatrième compétition annuelle d’Arnold Classic Africa. Il était en train de discuter avec ses fans et de signer des autographes au Sandton Convention Center de Johannesburg lorsqu’un homme a sauté dans les airs et lui … Continue reading “Arnold Schwarzenegger attaqué en Afrique du Sud : comme un moustique qui pique un rhinocéros”

Moscow Vows to Respond to US Sanctions Against Chechen Special Team Terek

Russian Presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Friday that Moscow intends to respond in kind after the US had sanctioned its citizens. “One way or another, of course, we will respect the principle of reciprocity, which, of course, requires certain countermeasures against such destructive action… Everything will be done in accordance with our national interests”, the spokesman said. READ MORE: US House Lawmakers Demand Trump … Continue reading “Moscow Vows to Respond to US Sanctions Against Chechen Special Team Terek”

SSJ100 Plane Aborts Takeoff in Russian Ulyanovsk Over Hydraulic Failure – Source

“Flight SU1389 SSJ-100. Aborted takeoff at a speed of 55 kilometres per hour [34 miles per hour] due to the failure of the first hydraulic system,” the source said on Saturday. According to the source, all passengers of the plane refuse to continue the flight on SSJ100. READ MORE: SSJ100 Jet Took Off, Dove, Hit Ground, Burst into Flames — Alleged CCTV Footage On May 5 another … Continue reading “SSJ100 Plane Aborts Takeoff in Russian Ulyanovsk Over Hydraulic Failure – Source”

Fakih IVF Rolls Out Community Outreach Projects during Month of Ramadan

Offers huge discounts on IVF treatment packages Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Sunday 19 May 2019 [ AETOS Wire ] In their effort to give back to the community, Fakih IVF Fertility Center organized an “Iftar Meal Distribution,” distributing meals to workers across the community. Through this initiative Fakih IVF handed out approximately 1000 meals to workers … Continue reading “Fakih IVF Rolls Out Community Outreach Projects during Month of Ramadan”

During Ramadan, Al Zahia Families Give Back to the Community’s Service Providers

SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates-Sunday 19 May 2019 [ AETOS Wire ] Celebrating the and caring during the Holy Month of Ramadan, Al Zahia partnered with families at Sharjah’s premier lifestyle destination to express their appreciation to the community’s service providers for their exceptional work. The families prepared a home-cooked Iftar buffet that was enjoyed with … Continue reading “During Ramadan, Al Zahia Families Give Back to the Community’s Service Providers”

There Will Be No War, We Don’t Want It – Iran’s Foreign Minister

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has said that the Islamic Republic is not seeking a military confrontation with any power, as quoted by the IRNA News Agency.     Prior to the end of his visit to Beijing, Zarif stressed that there will be no war as Iran does not want to engage in a conflict, adding that no country had the “illusion it … Continue reading “There Will Be No War, We Don’t Want It – Iran’s Foreign Minister”

AURAK is Wyoming Bound

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates-Sunday 19 May 2019 [ AETOS Wire ] The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) Department of International Programs and Partnerships (DIPP) hosted a two-day committee visit for a University of Wyoming (UW) delegation to speculate on the possibility of cultivating a student and faculty exchange program. The delegation consisted … Continue reading “AURAK is Wyoming Bound”

Understanding the Effects of Fasting to the Body can Help Motorists Manage their Driving Behavior Better during Ramadan

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Thursday 16 May 2019 [ AETOS Wire ] The second week of the Road Safety Awareness Campaign, carrying the hashtag #HappyNotHastyRamadan, focuses on making motorists aware and understand the effects of fasting to the body during Ramadan so that they can overcome the challenges of driving. The Holy Month of Ramadan … Continue reading “Understanding the Effects of Fasting to the Body can Help Motorists Manage their Driving Behavior Better during Ramadan”

Erdogan Says Russia, Turkey May Discuss Joint Production of S-500 Defence System

Previously, Turkey has repeatedly expressed its interest in the joint production of S-400. In April, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov specified that “there is and can be no talk” about the two countries’ joint production of S-400 systems. He, however, did not rule out that some components would be produced jointly. “The S-400 deal is completed. Under the contract, the deliveries … Continue reading “Erdogan Says Russia, Turkey May Discuss Joint Production of S-500 Defence System”

Video: Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked in South Africa

Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked in South Africa London, May 19, 2019 (AltAfrica)-A Video footage has emerged showning Hollywood star Arnold Schwarzenegger being attacked at an event in South Africa. The 71-year-old former California governor was interacting with fans during a skipping competition at his Arnold Classic Africa sporting event when a man drop-kicked him from behind. … Continue reading “Video: Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked in South Africa”

Venezuela Hopes to Get Russia’s Help in Restructuring Foreign Debt – Envoy

Venezuela would like to receive Russia’s assistance in restructuring its foreign debt, the Venezuelan ambassador to the UN Office in Geneva (UNOG), Jorge Valero said. “Yes. We have always had solidarity support from Russia. And our relationship extends to many areas. From culture and science to military cooperation,” Valero said when asked whether Venezuela was planning to ask for Russia’s assistance in restructuring its foreign … Continue reading “Venezuela Hopes to Get Russia’s Help in Restructuring Foreign Debt – Envoy”

Afrique du Sud : Arnold Schwarzenegger victime d’un coup à pieds joints dans le dos (VIDEO)

Haine du personnage ou défi ? Le geste reste inexpliqué. L’acteur américain et ex-gouverneur de Californie Arnold Schwarzenegger a été victime d’un saut à pieds joints dans le dos. L’événement est survenu lors du festival multisports Arnold Classic Africa 2019 qui se déroule du 17 au 19 mai à Johannesburg, en Afrique du Sud. Sur une vidéo … Continue reading “Afrique du Sud : Arnold Schwarzenegger victime d’un coup à pieds joints dans le dos (VIDEO)”

Venezuela Lost $30Bln Over 3 Months of Economic Blockade – Ambassador

According to Barrientos, since US-backed Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido illegally proclaimed himself the country’s interim president in January, the US and European banks have frozen billions of dollars worth of the Venezuelan government’s bank accounts. In addition, the United States has blocked the country’s oil assets and imposed sanctions on state-run oil company PDVSA. “In connection with these sanctions and blockade, … Continue reading “Venezuela Lost $30Bln Over 3 Months of Economic Blockade – Ambassador”

Indian Politician Sparks Controversy By Calling Gandhi’s Assassin a True Patriot

New Delhi (Sputnik) — Even seven decades after his death, the late assassin of Mahatma Gandhi appears to be dominating the political narrative in India. A statement by a controversial politician of the ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), calling Mahatma Gandhi’s assassin “a true patriot”, appears to have opened a can of worms, evoking sharp reactions and even drawing condemnation from India’s PM. READ MORE: Modi’s … Continue reading “Indian Politician Sparks Controversy By Calling Gandhi’s Assassin a True Patriot”

ICG Mission Met With Maduro, Guaido as Part of High-Level Talks in Caracas

“On 16 and 17 May a political mission of the International Contact Group is taking place in Caracas. Meetings with all national relevant actors are being held at the highest level, including both, Nicolas Maduro and Juan Guaido, with whom the ICG political mission met yesterday,” the EU press office said. “The political mission was composed by representatives of the External Action … Continue reading “ICG Mission Met With Maduro, Guaido as Part of High-Level Talks in Caracas”

Tehran Has Developed a Firewall to Counter Stuxnet Virus – Iranian Minister

On Thursday, Iranian Communications Minister Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi told the official IRNA news agency that a new programme would prevent further hacker attacks from the malware that targeted the defence facilities of the country. “Iran’s University scientists have developed a firewall for industrial automation systems to neutralise industrial sabotage such as that caused by Stuxnet in power networks, and it was successfully … Continue reading “Tehran Has Developed a Firewall to Counter Stuxnet Virus – Iranian Minister”

Trump Dump: 16-Foot Statue Reduces POTUS to Toilet-Sitting Tweeter (VIDEO)

Ahead of US President Donald Trump’s 2019 trip to the UK in June, author, “dinosaur explorer” and proud Trump critic “Dino” Don Lessem commissioned an anti-Trump statue inspired by the 2018 Trump baby blimp that was seen around the world amid the London protests over the president’s state visit that year. Lessem, the owner of website TheDumpTrumpDump.com and author of “Who Said It: … Continue reading “Trump Dump: 16-Foot Statue Reduces POTUS to Toilet-Sitting Tweeter (VIDEO)”

Syrian Opposition Set To Recycle Khan Shaykhun Chemical Attack Scenario

According to Ahmad Al Khaled, members of armed opposition groups are preparing to accuse Syrian and Russian military of using chemical weapons in Idlib to hamper an offensive carried out by the Syrian army. With this setup, the opposition intends to increase international pressure on the Syrian authorities and forestall the government’s offensive in the … Continue reading “Syrian Opposition Set To Recycle Khan Shaykhun Chemical Attack Scenario”