Hafez al Assad

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AllAfrica.com
Foiling a Revolt - Tale of Two Approachespost on the recent foiled military coup in Turkey as quoted by the Turkish-base
Foiling a Revolt - Tale of Two Approaches
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
post on the recent foiled military coup in Turkey as quoted by the Turkish-based exiled former Iraqi Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi on his Facebook page I translated it into English as hereby quoted "*Al-Assad (the embattled Syrian President) and... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Will we do what’s right?The war in Syria didn�t start as a religious or political conflict. But it did
Will we do what’s right?
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The war in Syria didn�t start as a religious or political conflict. But it did have a lot to do with the weather. Beginning in 2006, a devastating drought resulted in an almost total loss for about 800,000 farmers, many of whom abandoned their... Read more
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walesonline
Kurdish woman who fled oppression in Syria graduates in WalesA Syrian student brought to the UK with fake documents by people smugglers nine
Kurdish woman who fled oppression in Syria graduates in Wales
walesonline / Posted 3 days ago
A Syrian student brought to the UK with fake documents by people smugglers nine years ago has graduated in journalism. Ronahi Hasan, who arrived in the UK without a word of English, went through Heathrow airport in the early hours of the morning... Read more
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CBS News
Checking Christie's claim that Clinton called Syria's Assad a "reformer"Among the many Gov. Chris Christie's indictments against Hillary Clinton at the
Checking Christie's claim that Clinton called Syria's Assad a "reformer"
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
Among the many Gov. Chris Christie's indictments against Hillary Clinton at the second night of the Republican National Convention was an accusation that the former secretary of state referred to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad as a "reformer." "In... Read more
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Slate
Let’s Count the Lies in Chris Christie’s Attack on Hillary Clintonthey had the night before, and Christie fit right in. But let’s examine his mo
Let’s Count the Lies in Chris Christie’s Attack on Hillary Clinton
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
they had the night before, and Christie fit right in. But let’s examine his monologue in a way that no one else, least of all Christie, has done: as a serious, substantive list of charges. In this light, he wouldn’t make it as an assistant... Read more
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Gulf News
Syria, Russia seek rebel surrender with Aleppo seigeQatar, weeks before outbreak of hostilities in Syria. Before that he was a freq
Syria, Russia seek rebel surrender with Aleppo seige
Gulf News / Posted 7 days ago
Qatar, weeks before outbreak of hostilities in Syria. Before that he was a frequent visitor of the city, unlike his father Hafez Al Assad, who never visited Aleppo during his 30 years in power, mainly due to part of the city’s support for an... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Military council or transitional authority?In July 2012, the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) issued the Geneva De
Military council or transitional authority?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
In July 2012, the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) issued the Geneva Declaration on the Syrian crisis, ratified by the UN and supported by all the parties to the conflict. It called for the formation of a transitional governing authority... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Aaron David Miller: There’s no place for the almighty U.S. in the Mideast peace processIsrael wanted no part in it. And neither the Israelis nor the Palestinians were
Aaron David Miller: There’s no place for the almighty U.S. in the Mideast peace process
Dallas Morning News / Posted 25 days ago
Israel wanted no part in it. And neither the Israelis nor the Palestinians were scheduled to attend. Yet Secretary of State John Kerry remained optimistic ahead of a sure-to-go-nowhere Middle East peace conference in Paris last month. “What we are... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Secretary of State Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen IdeasU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hinted at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Tuesda
Secretary of State Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen Ideas
The Aspen Times / Posted 26 days ago
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hinted at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Tuesday that the Brexit decision could be reconsidered, but the U.S. won’t “meddle.” Kerry, who was in Brussels and London as part of a four-country tour earlier this week,... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen IdeasU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hinted at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Tuesda
Kerry discusses Brexit, terrorism in talk at Aspen Ideas
The Aspen Times / Posted 26 days ago
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hinted at the Aspen Ideas Festival on Tuesday that the Brexit decision could be reconsidered, but the U.S. won’t “meddle.” Kerry, who was in Brussels and London as part of a four-country tour earlier this week,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bashar al-Assad's uncle is charged with corruptionSyrian President and money laundering after amassing a £100million fortune Ri
Bashar al-Assad's uncle is charged with corruption
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Syrian President and money laundering after amassing a £100million fortune Rifaat al-Assad investigated on suspicion of fraud and money-laundering He left Syria in the 1980s 'with nothing' after he... Read more
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Aljazeera
France charges Rifaat al-Assad with corruptionSyrian President Bashar al-Assad's uncle, suspected of using ill-gotten gains t
France charges Rifaat al-Assad with corruption
Aljazeera / Posted 26 days ago
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's uncle, suspected of using ill-gotten gains to build a property empire in France, has been charged with corruption, French officials say. Rifaat al-Assad, 78, who commanded Syria's internal security forces in the... Read more

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