Pressure On Syrian Regime Heats Up

International envoy Kofi Annan is expected to brief the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday, as reports of carnage in Syria steadily increase despite the council's agreement to boost the number of monitors there.

Sections:  news   world   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • UN Says Eating Insects Will Solve World Hunger, Global Warming, Pollution, and Create Jobs
    The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world. More
  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers
    The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
  • Iran president still a force even as his era ends
    When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
  • Kerry: Russia sells missile defense to Syria
    Secretary of State John Kerry says the transfer of advanced missile defense systems from Russia to Syria would be a "destabilizing" factor for Israel's security. More
BING NEWS:
  • Syria’s Assad Just Explained How America Really Works
    Assad addresses the United States involvement in the Syrian crisis, the Israeli role ... There are policies drawn by the American institutions which control the American regime which are the intelligence agencies, the Pentagon, the big arms and oil ...
    05/29/2017 - 7:30 am | View Link
  • Syria’s Assad Explains How The U.S. Really Works
    Assad addresses the United States involvement in the Syrian crisis, the Israeli role ... There are policies drawn by the American institutions which control the American regime which are the intelligence agencies, the Pentagon, the big arms and oil ...
    05/29/2017 - 12:34 am | View Link
  • UN Organization Hid Positive Report on Israel, Adopted Censure, Under Syrian Pressure
    WHO hid the positive report “rather than standing up to the brutal Syrian regime,” tweeted Raz-Shechter. In its report, the WHO—falsely, it would appear from the EU statement—blamed its omissions on “time constraints” and “additional ...
    05/27/2017 - 9:39 am | View Link
  • UN body said to bury positive report on Israel under Syrian pressure
    The UN’s health agency buried a report praising Israel, under pressure from the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad, UNWatch said in a statement Friday. The report on Israel’s cooperation with a WHO mission to the Golan heights “was not published ...
    05/26/2017 - 11:16 am | View Link
  • Aleppo After the Fall
    In the United States, the drawn-out siege of Aleppo — where the Syrian regime and its Russian allies repeatedly bombed hospitals and civilian areas — was widely deplored as a war crime comparable to the worst massacres of the Bosnian war during the 1990s.
    05/26/2017 - 9:33 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Coalition Spokesman: 'Fair to Say' That Syrian Regime and ...
    "It's fair to say" that the Syrian regime and Russia are now attacking Islamic State terrorists in Syria, but a military spokesman refused to describe Syrian/Russian ...
    05/24/2017 - 5:02 pm | View Website
  • Activists: Fighting, airstrikes target southern Syrian city
    BEIRUT (AP) -- Syrian government forces battling insurgents carried out a series of airstrikes on Wednesday on a city in southern Syria, an area named as a safe ...
    05/24/2017 - 1:13 pm | View Website
  • Syrian occupation of Lebanon
    The Syrian occupation of Lebanon (Arabic: الاحتلال السوري للبنان ‎‎) –1976-2005) began in 1976 as a result of the Syrian Ba'th Regime's bid ...
    05/24/2017 - 3:26 am | View Website
  • Canada sanctions 27 top Syrian officials in effort to ...
    Canada has announced sanctions against 27 high-ranking officials in the government of Syrian President Bashar Assad. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says ...
    04/14/2017 - 9:21 am | View Website
  • Canada announces sanctions on 27 top Syrian officials in ...
    Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said the new sanctions put more pressure on Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to end violence against his own people.
    04/14/2017 - 6:08 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

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 World News