english.ruvr.ru – Brahimi to stay on as Syrian envoy after Russia-US bid: UN
Lakhdar Brahimi has withdrawn a threat to resign as UN-Arab League envoy on the Syria conflict after Russia and the United States launched a joint political initiative, officials said Thursday.
UN leader Ban Ki-moon ”has asked the joint special envoy to stay on and he has accepted to stay on,” UN Deputy Secretary General Jan Eliasson told reporters, praising the Russia-US effort to organize a conference on the two-year-old conflict.
Press TV – Britain introduces new ploy to arm terrorists in Syria
The British government has been circulating a discussion paper to EU member states in Brussels in yet another attempt to arm terrorists fighting the popular government of president Bashar al-Assad in Syria.
Pentagon Contractors Have Trained the Terrorists in the Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria, Interview with Michel Chossudovsky
CNN just a couple of months ago confirmed that contractors hired by the Pentagon were in fact training the terrorists in the use of chemical weapons.
And now we have a statement by a United Nations Independent Commission, which has confirmed unequivocally – and it was revealed on the same day – that the terrorists who are backed by the United States and its allies, they are in possession of deadly sarin nerve gas, which they are using against the civilian population.”
Press TV has conducted an interview with Michael Chossudovsky, Center for Research on Globalization, Montreal about the statement made by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad that Syria is able to face Israel.