France Confirms Top Syrian General’s Defection

The defection of Brig. Gen. Manaf Tlass, confirmed by the French foreign minister, is the first from within the gilded circle around President Bashir al-Assad of Syria since the uprising began.

Topics:  brig   gen manaf tlass   french   president bashir   syria   defection   
BING NEWS:
  • France, Germany welcome 'useful' meeting with US on Syria
    "It is important and absolutely instrumental for us to have a close dialogue with the United States on the Syrian issue and on many other issues ... which also included top envoys from Italy, Britain, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar ...
    02/17/2017 - 1:45 am | View Link
  • Young Voice of France's Far-Right Party Agrees to Help Trump
    A source close to Trump with direct knowledge of the president-elect's thinking confirms the meeting is to discuss the ... to appoint former Breitbart News head Steve Bannon to a top White House post. “The balls in his court, people in this city ...
    11/14/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • Aleppo hospital bombing a war crime: France
    At least two barrel bombs hit the largest hospital in a rebel-held part of the Syrian city ... by the Secretary General of the UN, these attacks constitute war crimes. The perpetrators will be held accountable. 'This new attack only confirms the absolute ...
    10/1/2016 - 6:49 am | View Link
  • Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns 129 dead
    The FBI is sending a four or five additional FBI agents to Paris to bolster its small office there, an official confirms to CBS News ... Many of Paris's top tourist attractions closed down Saturday, including the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum and ...
    11/14/2015 - 11:51 am | View Link
  • The Latest: France mobilizes 1,500 soldiers
    Interpol Secretary-General ... a Syrian passport. None of the attackers has been publicly identified. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to be publicly named. 3:35 p.m. A State Department spokesman confirms ...
    11/14/2015 - 7:33 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • UN News Centre
    United Nations News Centre with breaking news from the UN News Service
    02/22/2017 - 12:35 pm | View Website
  • France Diplomatie
    How does one become an ambassador? >> Access to the section; French overseas. Who are the French abroad? The French diplomatic network; The French school system abroad
    02/21/2017 - 5:51 pm | View Website
  • International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos ...
    Sections; Top Stories; Watch; U.S. International; Politics; Lifestyle; Entertainment; Health; Tech; Investigative; Sports; Weather; Shows. Shows; Good Morning America ...
    02/21/2017 - 9:08 am | View Website
  • Syrian Civil War
    Syrian Civil War; Part of the Arab Spring, the Arab Winter, the spillover of the Iraqi Civil War, Iran–Saudi Arabia proxy conflict: Current military situation: Red ...
    02/20/2017 - 9:27 pm | View Website
  • http://www.jpost.com/Article

    02/17/2017 - 11:36 am | View Website
  • More
Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More News