Pan-Arab Issues

Syrian Ceasefire Not Producing Results

Iran Questions US Motives in Ceasefire while Russia Continues to Bomb Aleppo March 1, 2016: It wasn’t but a mere 24 hours after the United States, Russia, Syria and Iran reached a ceasefire pact in


Khamenei Attacks US and KSA on ISIS

Grand Ayatollah Criticizes Purchase of American Weapons December 31, 2015: Khamenei’s official website published an interview with the Iranian leader on the occasion of the birth of the Prophet Muhammad. Khamenei said that Iran must not

Pan-Arab Issues

Iran: Assad’s Presidency Is a Red Line

December 6, 2015: Senior Advisor to Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei, Ali Akbar Velayati, reiterated today that Syria’s Bashar al-Assad’s future presidency is a red line that is not negotiable for Tehran. He reiterated that



At a press conference in Vienna this weekend, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad and the Islamic State are symbiotic, not real enemies in the Syrian crisis.   “Assad has

Pan-Arab Issues

Iran: Assad Must Remain In Power

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Adollahian stressed Iran’s support for Syrian dictator Bashar Al-Assad, and said Assad should remain in power. Abdollahian said Assad should be included in the final statement of the Vienna-III


Iran: The West Creates Terror Groups

Senior Iranian military official Yadollah Javani stated to Trend News Agency on Sunday that Iran and Russia follow a joint objective of fighting terrorism in Syria. Javani praised Russia’s recent military action in Syria, saying that