Posts Tagged ‘Sara Firth’

Russia:Assad ready for talks, ‘fully commits’ to end violence – Lavrov

Wednesday, February 8, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 8, 2012

Photo: EPA

Syria’s President Assad has agreed to talks with the opposition and will follow the Arab League’s roadmap, increasing the number of observers in the country, even in the most hostile areas in Syria. Read more…

UN gets involved: Arab League gives up on Syrian crisis?

Thursday, January 26, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Jan 26, 2012

Damascus: A still image taken from an AFP video shows unidentified members of the Arab League mission leaving their Damascus hotel with suitcases on January 25, 2012. (AFP PHOTO)

The UN Security Council is expected to vote over the next few days on the Western-Arab draft resolution aimed at making President Assad cede power, paving the way for a coalition government with the opposition. Read more…

Russia accuses NATO of going beyond UN resolution on Libya -RT

Monday, April 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News April 18,2011(RT)

As the operation in Libya closes in on its first month, coalition members are swearing to push further until Colonel Gaddafi goes, despite the UN no-fly zone resolution only allowing NATO involvement to secure humanitarian protection. Read more…