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13

Jan

"More than 50 countries, led by Switzerland, will ask the United Nations Security Council Monday to refer Syria to the International Criminal Court, a move that would pave the way for war crimes prosecutions."

10

Jan

Syrian peace envoy Brahimi says Assad "uncompromising," can't be part of new government.

05

Mar

Senator John McCain's full remarks on Syria 3/5

24

Jan

Interactive: Assad’s inner circle

10

Jan

The Syrian president has made a defiant speech blaming foreign interference for the anti-government uprising in his country which began last March.

In a televised speech on Tuesday, he accused the Arab League of hypocrisy for lecturing Syria on democracy and reform. However, he said his country would not “close the doors” to an Arab-brokered solution to the crisis as long as it respected Syria’s sovereignty.

(via Al Jazeera)

07

Dec

In Rare Interview, Assad Denies Ordering Crackdown in Syria

A defiant President Bashar al-Assad of Syria spoke in a rare television interview to be broadcast on Wednesday.

21

Oct

thatsassyarab:

Syrians are the best.

This is a clip from a protest yesterday night, October 20th. Protestors gathered in Homs to celebrate for Libya (with fireworks!). The sign that is zoomed in on says, Gaddafi is gone and your turn has come, Bashar. 

Solidarity for Syria.