Groups representing Russian military veterans plan to ask the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate Russia’s secret deployment of mercenaries in Syria, Ukraine and Africa, a paramilitary leader said on Friday. In effect, the Russian military veterans seek Syria mercenary deployment investigation. The recruitment of civilians to fight abroad is
Syrian government forces clashed with rebels in Hama province on Friday in some of the heaviest fighting in the northwest for a year, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Syrian Civil War year nine coming up fast. The army and allied forces attacked insurgents near the village of Halfaya
French prosecutors have issued international arrest warrants for three senior Syrian intelligence and government officials, including security chief Ali Mamlouk, for alleged collusion in war crimes, lawyers and a judicial source said on Monday. France issues arrest warrants for Assad inner circle officials in response to their terror against civilians.
For those who follow the Middle East closely, it is obvious to all that the Arab strongman is back. His comeback is going to be more lethal and more vicious than at any time in its history. Already, many are wishing for Hosni Mubarak’s rule as compared to the new
A Syrian-led human rights group says it has documented more than 1,400 instances in which Russian forces indiscriminately targeted civilians and civilian infrastructure during three years of involvement in the Syrian civil war. Syrian human rights group documents Russian civilian atrocities in Syria. Russian atrocities began since Russia, under Vladimir
The Syrian government has announced an amnesty for men who deserted the army or have avoided military service. It gave them several months to report for duty without facing punishment. Assad desperation rebuilding Syrian army demonstrates the pressure his allies are under to stop the drain on their economies. In