Press TV – Car bomb kills 8, injures 20 in Syria’s Suwayda
A booby-trapped car has gone off near an Air Force intelligence base in Syria’s southwestern city of Suwayda, killing at least 8 people and injuring 20 others.
Phil Greaves – Syria Analysts, Impartial? Not likely. Think Tank Commentators Posing as Objective Scholars
As is evident with the vast majority of coverage on the Middle East, the analysis used to bolster media narratives on Syria is predominantly derived from paid “think-tank” commentators posing as objective scholars. To the discerning reader, this dynamic of the mass media relying on dubiously attached “analysts” is in itself nothing new.
proletaren.se – ”Syriska folket vill ha fred och dialog”
Nobelpristagaren Mairead Corrigan-Maguire har arbetat för fred och ickevåld i snart fyra decennier. Engagemanget har fört henne från Nordirland till konflikthärdar som Afghanistan och Kongo-Kinshasa. Nu är hon engagerad i att avslöja vad som verkligen händer i Syrien och att stödja lokala initiativ för fred och försoning. ”Jag tror att finns hopp om fred i Syrien, förutsatt att inte väst försöker tvinga sin politiska agenda på det syriska folket”, säger hon till Proletären.
nsnbc.me – Saudi NGO´s “Terrorist Hospitals” Discovered in Turkey
News about a private terrorist hospital, run by the Saudi NGO Rabita al-Alam al-Islami, and conflicting statements about the NGO´s activities in Turkey by Turkey´s AKP government, have led to a political row. An inquiry might lead to the discovery of a Saudi and NATO covert field hospital operation for Syria mercenaries, implicating the Rabita and Doctors Without Borders.
Press TV – Saudi Arabia urges arming Syria militants
Former Saudi intelligence agency chief has demanded sending more arms to foreign-backed Takfiri militants fighting the Syrian government, expressing concern that the continuation of war in the country would endanger Israeli.
Prince Turki al-Faisal made the remarks in an interview with American daily newspaper Washington Post, urging supplying arms to the militants to swing the balance of power on the ground in Syria, which is now in favor of President Bashar al-Assad.
Press TV – Saudi Arabia betraying Islamic world: Syria
The Syrian information minister says Saudi Arabia is responsible for the death and destruction throughout the Islamic world today, including in Syria.
Omran al-Zoubi made the remarks in a television interview broadcast on Monday.
He advised Riyadh to halt its policy of sponsoring terrorism against Syria and other regional countries, such as Iraq, Lebanon, and Algeria.
The Syrian information minister says Saudi Arabia is responsible for death and destruction throughout the Muslim world today, including in Syria.
Press TV – Saudis hell bent on stalling Syria solution: US analyst
In an interview with Press TV on Tuesday, Lawrence Freeman, with the Executive Intelligence Review, described the Al Saud regime’s all-out support for the Takfiri groups operating in Syria as the “main obstacle” to a political solution to the turmoil gripping the Arab state.
The Debate – Seeking Syria Solution