In a statement by the Council of the European Union, the Eu announced that Europe renewed Assad sanctions until June 2020 in line with its Syria strategy. The statement explained its decision as part of its desire to “maintain its restrictive measures against the Syrian regime and its supporters as
The uncle of Chemical Assad will stand trial in France for allegedly acquiring millions of euros worth of French property assets using funds diverted from the Syrian state, a judicial source said on Wednesday. France prosecutes first Assad family member ever. Let the butcher of Damascus take notice. Rifaat al-Assad
France has banned flights in and out of the country by Iran’s Mahan Air, accusing it of transporting military equipment and personnel to Syria and other Middle East war zones, diplomats said on Monday, after heavy U.S. pressure on Paris to act. In effect, France shuts Iranian terror transport system
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.
One month ago President Donald Trump surprised many, including some in his own administration, by announcing, “We’ll be coming out of Syria, like, very soon. Let the other people take care of it now.” He insisted that the time had come for the U.S. military to shift its focus away
As soon as French President Emmanuel Macron announced his own red line against the Assad regime should the latter use chemical or toxic agents against the people of Syria, Falafel saw an opportunity. Falafel interviews French President Macron about his own red line at L’Elysée palace in Paris. Unlike Barack Obama’s red