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Russian Defense: White Helmets, Armed Groups Plan Chemical Attack in Syria

Moscow (AM) – The Russian Defense Ministry reported on Sunday that foreign experts had arrived in Idlib to organize the play of “Chemical Attack” using chlorinated munitions. Sputnik quoted the Russian Defense Ministry spokesman, Major General Igor Konashnikov, that the White Helmets and Armed Groups is preparing a strike on Kafr Zita, south of Idlib, […]

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Terrorists Kill Syrian Research Director as Army Reclaims Territory

Damascus (GPA) – Dr. Aziz Isbir, director of the Syrian Scientific Studies and Research Center, was killed in a car bomb attack late Saturday night. A Telegram post by the Abu-Amara battalion, a terrorist group affiliated with Tahrir al-Sham and al-Nusra (al-Qaeda’s Syrian branch), claimed responsibility for the attack through “an improvised explosive device.” Dr. […]

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Militants Plotting Chemical Attack in Eastern Ghouta, Russia Warns

Tehran (TNA) – Militants in Eastern Ghouta are gearing up to stage a provocative chemical attack and blame it on the Syrian government, the Russian Center for Reconciliation in Syria warned. The Takfiri militants, who continue to hold civilians hostage in Eastern Ghouta and shell Damascus in breach of a humanitarian ceasefire, might be “preparing a […]

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Nikki Haley Promises US Will Act Without UNSC in Syria

New York (GPA) – Following two Russian vetoes in one week at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), US ambassador Nikki Haley has promised the US would act alone to “fight for justice.” At the end of last week, the UNSC voted on two resolutions concerning the April chemical weapons incident in Khan Sheikhoun, Syria. The resolutions, which […]

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Russia: Terrorists Used Sarin in Khan Sheikhoun

Moscow (GPA) – Russia claims to have evidence that it was terrorists who used sarin gas in the Khan Sheikhoun incident this past April. The Director Russian Foreign Ministry’s Non-Proliferation and Weapons Control Department, Mikhail Ulyanov spoke to reporters at a press conference on Tuesday with new insights into the chemical incident this spring. Counter […]

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Russian FM: Rebels Planning to Use Chemical Weapons in Daraa

Damascus (GPA) – Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova claims Syrian intelligence shows rebels preparing to use chemical weapons in southern Syria. Maria Zakharova issued a statement today at a Moscow press conference, saying rebels are preparing a chemical attack in residential areas of Daraa. According to her, Russian intelligence has found that the group […]

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Damascus: Rebels Found With Chemical Agents From US and UK

Damascus (GPA) – In a press conference today, the Syrian government claims to have found western made chemical agents in abandoned rebel arms depots. Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister, Faisal Mekdad, told a press conference today that rebels in Syria and Iraq have been found to be in possession of chemical weapons manufactured in the US […]

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30 Dead After US-Coalition Allegedly Strikes Raqqa Hospital With Phosphorus Bombs

Raqqa (AHT) – The US-led coalition has allegedly struck a hospital in Syria’s Raqqa with phosphorus bombs, Sana news agency reported citing the deputy head of the local branch of the Red Crescent. Deputy Director of the Syrian Arab Red Crescent “SARC” Branch in Raqqa Dina al-Asa’ad said as cited by Sana that the shelling of the National Hospital in Raqqa by the coalition with phosphorus […]

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China Joins With Russia in Calls for Investigation Into Syrian Chemical Weapon Claims

Beijing (Duran) – Entering the G20 on Friday, it has now become obvious that Russia and China will form a united Eurasian front against the western US-EU bloc. One topic that is sure to occupy much of the oxygen in the room during the conference, and many of the sideline talks, is Syria. If there was any question […]

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Iran Offers to Help in Investigation into Khan Sheikhoun Chemical Attack

Tehran (Tasnim) – Iran’s foreign minister expressed Tehran’s readiness to assist the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in investigations into use of chemical weapon agents in Syria’s Khan Sheikhoun. Iran, itself a victim of chemical attacks carried out by the regime of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein during the imposed war of 1980s, is fundamentally against […]

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