Tag archive for ‘President Bashar al-Assad’
By pak_adnews On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Russia Looks for an Exit in Syria

Forecast Despite the shared cause of supporting Damascus, Moscow and Tehran will continue to differ in their commitment to the conflict. As Russia concocts an exit strategy, its relations with Iran will steadily More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, June 14th, 2016
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Iran steps up recruitment of Shiite mercenaries in Afghanistan for Syrian war

With gelled hair spiked high and wearing a Dolce & Gabbana shirt, the young Afghan man looks more like a fashionista than a religious warrior ready to give his life for jihad in Syria. The man wanted to leave More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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Why Saudi Arabia’s anti-terror coalition won’t work

Saudi Crown Prince and Defence Minister Mohammed bin Salman announced the formation of the coalition of 34 Muslim nations on Dec. 15 By Salman Rafi      The formation of the Saudi Arabia-led “anti-terror” More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, November 24th, 2015
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Turkey shoots down Russian military aircraft after border breach

Turkish military aircraft shot down a Russian jet Tuesday after Turkey says it violated its airspace near the border with Syria. Russian officials confirmed that a Russian warplane had been shot down but claimed More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
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Syrian Crisis: Real Terrorists Detected

By Sajjad Shaukat Sometimes, the hunter becomes the hunt and the gunner himself becomes a target. It happens so with the United States whose ex-President George W. Bush and President Barrack Obama had been utilizing More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, October 2nd, 2015
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Putin’s Blitz Leaves Washington Rankled and Confused

On Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered a blistering critique of US foreign policy to the UN General Assembly. On Tuesday, Barack Obama shoved a knife in Putin’s back. This is from Reuters: “France More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, October 2nd, 2015
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Russia Bombs ISIS

After announcing it would conduct aerial operations in Syria, Russian warplanes struck Islamic State targets straightaway – in contrast to Washington’s campaign, attacking Syrian and Iraqi infrastructure targets, More...