Posts Tagged ‘Politics of Syria’

Syrian opposition meet Russian FM

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 Comments off

Representatives of Syria’s opposition and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov have discussed ways of resolving the crisis in Syria. But the 2 sides failed to come up with a breakthrough.

Delegates from the Democratic Forum met Lavrov in Moscow on Monday. Read more…

Homs ‘all but cleared of opposition fighters’

Thursday, March 1, 2012 Comments off

According to television reports in Lebanon, Syrian government forces have all but cleared the opposition stronghold of Homs of armed rebels.

Al Jazeera, however, reports that the fighting in Homs and two Read more…

New SC Syria resolution rules out external force

Saturday, February 4, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 4, 2012

A new Western-backed draft Security Council resolution on Syria explicitly rules out the use of external force against the Syrian government. Read more…