Participating in Damascus Fair is a Risky Business
30 Aug 2019

Participating in Damascus Fair is a Risky Business

The United States warned businesses against participating in an annual trade fair in the Syrian capital opening Wednesday, saying participants would expose themselves to the possibility of U.S. sanctions. Participating in Damascus fair is a risky business. Russia, one of two Assad backers, shot back, accusing the U.S. of undermining

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After Idlib Assad Attention Will Swing Against Israel
25 Aug 2019

After Idlib Assad Attention Will Swing Against Israel

For those who are clueless about Assad vindictive, petty mind, watch Assad’s next move after he runs over Idlib. After Idlib Assad attention will swing against Israel. Aiding Iran in its quest to destroy Israel, Assad sees his own salvation. A blackmail routine Syrians are familiar with, which might go

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Iran Playing Trump Like a Fiddle
27 Jul 2019

Iran Playing Trump Like a Fiddle

Syrian authorities have released a U.S. citizen and he has been handed back to his family, thanks to the mediation of Lebanon, a Lebanese security official said on Friday. Behind this move is Iran playing Trump like a fiddle. It reads like “Look Donny how we can help you score

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Trump Extends Sanctions Against Assad
09 May 2019

Trump Extends Sanctions Against Assad

In a move to dial-up pressure on the Assad regime, which continues to stockpile chemical weapons, President Trump extends sanctions against Assad and his regime. In a statement prepared to Congress on Syria, Trump said: The regime’s brutal war on the Syrian people, who have been calling for freedom and

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Fifty Year Syrian Civil War On Our Hands
25 Apr 2019

Fifty Year Syrian Civil War On Our Hands

Lebanon’s civil war lasted 17 years. It ended in 1993 when, a year later, the Lebanese people witnessed the bulldozers in downtown Beirut clear the rubble and the collapsed buildings. If the noise of an active bulldozer is that symbolic, it seems, then, we have a fifty year Syrian civil

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Assad Disaster Dawns on His Supporters
10 Mar 2019

Assad Disaster Dawns on His Supporters

In the beginning of the war, Assad supporters, encouraged by his brutal security services, chanted “Assad or We Will Destroy the Country”. In Arabic, the chant rhymed artfully as the word country spelled “balad” just like “Assad”. Entering its 9th anniversary next week, the Assad disaster dawns on the dumb

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