syria

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  • Stephen Lendman 2018-04-16 09:15

    By Javad Heirannia

    Attack on Syria violated international laws: Lendman

    TEHRAN – U.S. columnist Stephen Lendman says that “Overnight U.S., UK and French aggression on Syria had nothing to do with the alleged Douma chemical weapons (CW) incident that didn’t happen – and has everything to do with America’s imperial project, along with punishing Syria and Russia for defeating its aims in the country.”

  • Larijani 2018-04-16 08:07

    Larijani to discuss Syria in Vietnam, Sri Lanka trips

    TEHRAN – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says he would discuss the latest developments in Syria in meetings with the Vietnamese and Sri Lankan officials in his tour to Hanoi and Colombo.

  • MPs condemn trilateral airstrike against Syria 2018-04-16 07:19

    MPs condemn trilateral airstrike against Syria

    TEHRAN – In a joint statement, 239 Iranian lawmakers condemned the attack on Syria by the U.S., UK and France, saying the new plots of Western countries will end in failure.

  • Quds Force set to report to parliament on Syria attack: MP 2018-04-16 03:40

    Quds Force set to report to parliament on Syria attack: MP

    TEHRAN – A top lawmaker said on Sunday that commanders of the IRGC Quds Force as well as officials with the Foreign Ministry were scheduled to report to the parliament on Sunday evening on the recent U.S.-led attacks on Syria.

  • Damascus skies erupt with missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Syria's capital has been rocked by loud explosions that lit up the sky with heavy smoke as U.S. President Donald Trump announced airstrikes in retaliation for the country's alleged use of chemical weapons. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) 2018-04-15 20:43

    Iranian military: Attack on Syria is open support for terrorists

    TEHRAN – The Iranian army has condemned a recent attack on Syria by a coalition of the U.S., UK, and France, stressing it was a sign that the Western trio is backing terrorists.

  • روحانی و پوتین 2018-04-15 20:42

    Rouhani, Putin: Attack on Syria might trigger chaos

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Sunday discussed over the telephone the recent strikes on Syria by the U.S., Britain, and France, believing it can trigger a chaos in the world.

  • zarif 2018-04-15 20:41

    Zarif to UK: No country has right to take action against others

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told his British counterpart Boris Johnson on Sunday that “no country has the right to obstinately take punitive actions against others outside international regulations.”

  • بهره برداری از بیمارستان شهدای قم با حضور رئیس مجلس و وزیر بهداشت
2018-04-15 20:39

    Iranian parliament condemns attack on Syria

    TEHRAN - Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Sunday condemned the U.S.-led attack on Syria, saying it runs contrary to international law.

  • velayati 2018-04-15 20:37

    Velayati says Iran will continue backing Syria

    TEHRAN - Ali Akbar Velayati, a top foreign policy adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution, said on Sunday that Iran is standing beside Syria.

  • پرچم کوبا 2018-04-15 10:24

    Cuba strongly condemns aggression against Syria

    The Revolutionary Government of the Republic of Cuba expresses its strongest condemnation of the new attack perpetrated by the United States and some of its allies on the night of April 13 against military and civilian facilities in the Syrian Arab Republic, using as a pretext the alleged use by the Syrian Government of chemical weapons against civilians.

  • U.S. after preserving ‘lost dignity’ via Syria attack: MP 2018-04-15 09:52

    U.S. after preserving ‘lost dignity’ via Syria attack: MP

    TEHRAN – The chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission says the airstrike on Syria by the U.S. and its allies was aimed at defending Washington’s “lost dignity”.

  • Trump 2018-04-15 09:51

    By Payman Yazdani

    Failed attacks for milking continuity

    TEHRAN - Recent chemical attacks in Douma, Syria provoked international community’s anger. The attacks happened when the Syrian army had upper hand and inflicted heavy defeat to the terrorist groups in the region. Couple of weeks before the attacks, Russian officials had repeatedly announced that some efforts were being made by some terrorist groups in the region to carry out chemical attack intending to create enough pretexts for the U.S. to invade Damascus.

  • Martin Love 2018-04-15 09:31

    By Martin Love

    Amid chaos, patience is the prime virtue...

    NORTH CAROLINA - Even if you have the best possible sources to try to figure out what’s happening and where it is going in the U.S., it’s virtually impossible to know exactly given the daily frantic, frenetic shifts of alleged action and policy.

  • Mohammad Ghaderi 2018-04-15 08:53

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Washington’s biggest mistake in Syria

    TEHRAN - United States, UK and French air strikes in Syria has attracted the attention of many media outlets and analysts. The U.S., despite Trump’s claims, has carried out a limited attack on the Middle Eastern country, but its consequences will certainly affect Trump and his allies in the near future. The issue can be analyzed from various angles.

  • Iran ready to send medical aid to Syria: health minister 2018-04-15 08:05

    Iran ready to send medical aid to Syria: health minister

    TEHRAN – Health Minister Hassan Qazizadeh-Hashemi announced on Saturday that Iran is ready to dispatch medical aid to Syria if needed, IRNA reported.

  • Iranian, Syrian FMs discuss U.S. airstrike on phone 2018-04-15 06:10

    Iranian, Syrian FMs discuss U.S. airstrike on phone

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Syrian counterpart Walid Muallem talked on the phone on Saturday to exchange views on the recent U.S.-led airstrike against Syria.

  • rouhani 2018-04-14 20:16

    Rouhani says Iran will continue backing regional states

    TEHRAN – President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday that Iran will continue supporting the countries in the Middle East region.

  • zarif 2018-04-14 20:11

    Iran and Germany say Syria crisis should be settled politically

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his German counterpart Heiko Maas in a phone conversation on Friday highlighted the necessity to settle the Syrian conflict politically.

  • Bashar al-Assad emerged this week to meet Ali Akbar Velayati, the top adviser to Iran’s supreme leader 2018-04-14 20:02

    Velayati: Liberation of Idlib, next step of the resistance front

    TEHRAN – Ali Akbar Velayati, a top advisor to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution on international affairs, has stated that the next step of the resistance front in Syria is to liberate Idlib.

  • Damascus skies erupt with missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital Syria, early Saturday, April 14, 2018. Syria's capital has been rocked by loud explosions that lit up the sky with heavy smoke as U.S. President Donald Trump announced airstrikes in retaliation for the country's alleged use of chemical weapons. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar) 2018-04-14 16:20

    Iran: Attack on Syria is against intl. law

    TEHRAN – The Iranian Foreign Ministry issued a statement on Saturday strongly condemning the U.S.-led attacks on Syria, saying the act is contrary to international law and a violation of Syria’s national sovereignty and territorial integrity.

  • Muslim states’ ambassadors to Iran meet with Ayatollah Khamenei on Eid al-Mab’ath 2018-04-14 15:05

    By Mohammad Homaeefar

    Ayatollah Khamenei calls U.S., UK, French leaders criminals

    TEHRAN – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has strongly denounced joint airstrikes by the U.S., UK and France on Syria as a “crime,” saying the leaders of the three countries are “criminals”.

  • Stephen Lendman 2018-04-14 12:28

    By Stephen Lendman

    Douma, false flag may ignite WW III

    Trump’s war cabinet policy toward developments in Douma, Syria may ignite an uncontrollable firestorm - risking WW III.

  •  Filip Kovacevic 2018-04-14 12:16

    By Payman Yazdani

    U.S. wants to destabilize Syria and Challenge Astana talks: expert

    TEHRAN - Filip Kovacevic, professor of geopolitics is of the opinion that the U.S. is not going to leave Syria just tries to destabilize the country and challenge Astana talks.

  • وزارت خارجه 2018-04-14 11:51

    Iran condemns U.S. military attack on Syria strongly

    TEHRAN- In the wake of fresh attacks of U.S. and its allies to Syria early in the morning, Iranian Foreign Ministry strongly condemns the military attacks of three countries including U.S., UK and France on Syria and warned on the regional and trans-regional consequences of the attack.

  • Syria 2018-04-14 11:40

    Trump orders attack on Syria, 13 missiles shot down

    Multiple places in Syria came under attack by U.S., British and French military forces after President Donald Trump ordered a military strike against the war-torn country in support of terrorists, however Syria succeeded to shoot down 13 missiles.

  • Ex-envoy: U.S. possible strike on Syria a futile move 2018-04-13 12:17

    Ex-envoy: U.S. possible strike on Syria a futile move

    TEHRAN – A former Iranian ambassador to Syria has slammed Trump’s rhetoric of military action against Syria as an attempt to make up for Washington’s failures, saying an American attack on Syria would be practically ineffective.

  • Jack Perry 2018-04-11 17:58

    We might be on the brink of World War 3

    As I write this, the United States is on the brink of war. Indeed, the entire world may be on the brink of the Third World War but is too distracted by mindless entertainment to see it.

  • Syria 2018-04-11 16:48

    By Eric Zuesse

    Credible possibility now for Nuclear War, Russia-U.S.

    MODERN DIPLOMACY - Although Russia has warned the U.S. that another U.S. missile-assault against sovereign Syrian territory will be answered not only by Syria’s military but also by Russia’s, Andrew Korybko, who is an expert on geostrategy and especially on Russia’s strategic intentions, says that Russia would not follow through on that threat unless Russian soldiers get killed by the U.S. invasion. But, either way, nuclear war between the super-powers would be likely; and here is why:

  • chemical weapons attacks 2018-04-11 10:09

    By Sondoss Al Asaad

    Old-Fashioned lie of chemical weapons attacks

    BEIRUT - Once a liar is always a liar, the old saying goes. The American lies and allegations about chemical weapons attacks during the Syrian conflict are not any new.

  • سخنرانی ظریف 2018-04-11 07:39

    Zarif slams Trump’s ‘cheap shot’ against Iran

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has slammed U.S. President Donald Trump’s “cheap shot” against Iran with regard to the use of chemical weapons by the Syrian government, saying Iran itself has been victim to Saddam Hussein’s chemical attacks in the 1980s.