Daily Archives: March 14, 2012

Syria massacres continue as Annan awaits Assad clarifications

Forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad attacked opposition strongholds in various parts of Syria on Wednesday, intensifying their assault as the uprising entered its second year with a negotiated solution as far off as ever. In the southern city of … Continue reading

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On Syria, Obama defends his decision not to intervene

By: David Nakamura President Obama on Wednesday defended his administration’s decision not to authorize military intervention in Syria, despite the “natural instinct” to take action to halt the brutal crackdown by President Bashar al-Assad’s government. After a private meeting with … Continue reading

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Russia says it won’t intervene militarily in Syria

Russia’s foreign minister says Moscow is providing Syria with weapons to fend off external threats but has no intention to use military force to protect Syrian President Bashar Assad. Sergey Lavrov said Wednesday that Russia isn’t supplying any arms that … Continue reading

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As Syria burned, Assads exchanged iTunes

Bashar Al Assad took advice from Iran on how to handle the uprising against his rule, according to a cache of what appear to be several thousand emails received and sent by the Syrian leader and his wife. The Syrian … Continue reading

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Editorial: Syria, What a Victorious Revolution!

By: @AnonymousSyria ‘We are condemned to hope. And what’s happening now can’t be the end of history.’” Saadallah Wannous, a Syrian playwright, once wrote. And that’s exactly what keeps us going. Hope. One year ago, we were certain the almost … Continue reading

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Video: THIS IS NOT A MOVIE TRAILER!

THIS IS NOT A MOVIE TRAILER.. THIS IS NOT HOLLYWOOD.. THIS IS SYRIA BLOOD…

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Syria marks anniversary of uprising, violence grows

By: Crispian Balmer Syria marks the first anniversary on Thursday of an increasingly bloody uprising against President Bashar al-Assad, with recent army gains unlikely to quell the revolt and no diplomatic solution in sight. Troops loyal to Assad have pummeled … Continue reading

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How do we know the Assad emails are genuine?

By: Robert Booth, Luke Harding, Angelique Chrisafis and Matthew Taylor Why does the Guardian believe the emails are genuine? The cache of 3,000 emails passed on by a source in the Syrian opposition reveals a wealth of private information – … Continue reading

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Archive: Bashar Al-Assad’s Leaked E-mails

1) From: XXXXXXXXXXXX Khaled Al Ahmad Subject: latest updates Date: 13 November 2011 03:47:00 GMT To: sam@alshahba.com Translation: My opinion with all modesty is that we should tighten the security grip and to start an operation to restore state power … Continue reading

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Syria’s Faceless Voices Risk Their Lives by Speaking Out

By: Kristen McTighe CAIRO — Rami Jarrah knew the consequences he could face if he were caught, so he spent more than six months hiding his identity to expose the violence and bloodshed he saw at the hands of the … Continue reading

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