“Syria is in a state of war” – Bashar Assad
Syria is in a state of war and needs to do everything possible to win this war. Addressing members of his Cabinet on Tuesday President Bashar Assad branded the opposition’s actions as terrorism.
We are getting regular reports about new armed clashes and their victims despite the ongoing ceasefire clinched in keeping with the Kofi Annan peace plan, being overseen by UN monitors.
Russia and China have twice vetoed a draft Security Council resolution condemning the Syrian authorities.