Posts Tagged ‘Syrian Transitional Council’

Political resolution on the crisis in Syria is impossible – Interview (VOR to Commander of FSA)

Thursday, August 9, 2012 Comments off

Yelena Suponina


Photo: AFP

The Voice of Russia Radio Company has managed to reach the commander of the Free Syrian Army Riad al-Asaad and get an exclusive interview about the course of military operations.

The colonel has been in Turkey since he deserted from the Syrian army in the summer of 2011. He says that the fight for Syria is continuing, and the statements about Al-Qaeda terrorists inside the Free Syrian Army are made up. Read more…

Syria’s self-proclaimed ‘friends’

Monday, April 2, 2012 Comments off

Pershkina Anastasiya, Yulia Ashcheulova
A conference of representatives of about 70 countries and international organizations was held in Istanbul on Sunday.
The conference discussed ways to settle the conflict between the government and opposition groups in Syria and was called ‘Friends of Read more…

Friends of Syria recognize SNC as ‘legitimate representative’

Monday, April 2, 2012 Comments off

The 70-nation Friends of Syria has recognized the Syrian National Council as the “legitimate representative” of all Syrians, the conference’s final statement says. The meeting also brought pledged support for the implementation of Annan`s peace plan. Read more…

Syrian opposition sets up revolutionary military council

Monday, February 6, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 6, 2012

The Syrian opposition has announced the establishment of a new military structure, called the High Revolutionary Military Council – which will replace the Free Syrian Army, composed of defected Syrian Armed Forces personnel. Read more…