voiceofrussia.com – Syrian minister survives assassination attempt
Syrian Reconciliation Minister Ali Haidar survived an assassination attempt Saturday near the coastal area of Tartous, Syrian activists and pro-regime media reported.
Haider’s son was killed in 2012 when his car was ambushed by rebels in the central province of Homs.
almanar.com.lb – Behind the Scenes: EU Countries to Resume Political Ties with Syria Soon
Political observers have noticed that almost all European countries have resumed their security cooperation with the Syrian government. They have expectations that it will not be a long time before those countries resume their political ties as well.
Ghaleb Kandil – Two dangerous lies about Syria
The term ”armed opposition” is actually intended to mask the true composition of the groups fighting the Syrian army, which constitute the core of colonial aggression against Syria, its people and its institutions. This term is a veil that hides ugly truths which the most important are:
– These armed groups are composed of tens of thousands of fighters from 80 countries on five continents. It is a mix of international mercenaries and recruits from Takfirist-terrorist networks. Many were recruited by international companies, such as Blackwater, which has sent to Syria thousands of mercenaries.
A senior commander of the so-called Free Syrian Army has reportedly gone missing in Turkey.