proletaren.se – När Syrienkriget går mot sitt slut avslöjas sanningen om ”revolutionen”
Striderna i Syrien är långt ifrån över och hindren för fred är många. Men tendensen är tydlig. De väpnade extremisterna pressas tillbaka. Försöket att störta regeringen i Damaskus har misslyckats. Samtidigt sipprar allt mer av sanningen ut om västvärldens och Gulfstaternas smutsiga agerande bakom den så kallade syriska revolutionen.
almasdarnews.com – Nearly 200 people killed in deadliest attack this year in Syria
The death toll from the Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist attack in the provincial capital of Al-Sweida has risen to 195, a source in Damascus told Al-Masdar News this evening.
almasdarnews.com – Several militant groups in Syria planning offensive – Russian reconciliation center
Militants from several groups, including Jabhat al-Nusra are planning an offensive on positions of Syrian government troops, concentrating forces simultaneously on several directions, the chief of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Warring Parties, Major General Alexei Tsygankov, told reporters on Wednesday.
“According to available information, the leaders of Hayyat Tahrir Ahrar al-Sham, Jabhat Tahrir Suriya (formed as merger of Nour al-Din al-Zenki Movement and Ahrar al-Sham), Suqour al-Sham and Falak al-Sham agreed to set up joint operational headquarters to conduct an attack on positions of government forces,” the general said.
almasdarnews.com – Assad vows to retake all of Syria, no matter who controls the area
The Syrian president held a meeting at the Foreign Affairs Ministry on Monday discussing the internal, regional and international political situation and Syria’s foreign and domestic policy objectives.
Damascus will “liberate the territories of all Syrian provinces, no matter whose control they are under,” Assad said, as cited by the Syrian Arab News Agency.
“The process of Syria’s post-war reconstruction is our biggest priority, and we will engage in the restoration of the national economy alongside the ongoing anti-terrorist operations,” Assad added.
The seven year war in Syria has had a severe impact on the country’s economy. In May, Assad estimated that the country may need up to $400 billion and over a decade to rebuild.
almasdarnews.com – VIDEO: Syrian Army showcases spoils from Daraa offensive
Aside from the liberated territories and impressive military gains, the Syrian Army has seized unbelievably huge quantities of weapons handed over by militants after entering into surrender agreements with the Syrian government.
almasdarnews.com – Syria calls on refugees to return home
Syria has called on all refugees to return home after the government declared most of the country free of terrorism, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported today.
Citing an official from the Syrian Foreign Ministry, SANA reported that “the Syrian state calls upon Syrian citizens who were forced by war and terrorist attacks to leave the country to return home in light of the successive achievements of the Syrian Arab Army and the liberation of many areas from terrorism.”
“Syria stresses that the international community and international organizations who pretend to care about the interest of the Syrian people are also called upon to lift the unilateral coercive measures imposed on the Syrian people, the source said, stressing that these measures were an additional reason for the Syrians to leave their country in search of decent life,” SANA continued.
theantimedia.com – Sen. Lindsey Graham Makes Surprise Visit to Syria, Calls for US Military to Stay
Hawkish Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) made a surprise visit to Syria on Monday, stopping off in the city of Manbij, which is held by US and Turkish forces. Graham delivered a speech clearly designed to attack the idea of a US pullout from Syria.