Bashar al-Assad

Type: Person
Name: Bashar al-Assad (Bashar al-Asad)
Title: President
Organization: Syrian Government
Date of Birth: 11/09/1965
Place of Birth: Damascus
Fact Sheet: Biography for Bashar al-Assad
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U.N. peacekeepers under fire in Golan Heights

Druze men watch from the Israeli-annexed Golan Heights side of the Quneitra border with Syria as smoke rises during fighting between forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and rebels over the control of the area on Wednesday, August 27.The United ... [Published Bayou Buzz - 5 hours ago]
First reported 5 mins ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 1 reports

You Can't Solve Iraq in Iraq

It's counter intuitive, but creative solutions often are. The solution to the crisis that the people of Iraq are experiencing and the world is witnessing in Iraq today actually cannot be solved in Iraq alone.As much as President Obama may wish for a quick ... [Published Noodls - 5 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

US Foreign Policy Then & Now (In 1 Cartoon)

Where does it say on the ISIS Monster "Made in America?"ISIS: The jihadist movement stamped “Made in America”The fact remains, however, that the US, the major European powers, and their regional allies all previously lent financial, military and political ... [Published Zero Hedge - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Westerners linked to extremist groups in Syria

eTaiwan News Saturday 30th August, 2014As many as 12,000 foreigners have gone to Syria to fight the government of Bashar Assad. Many have joined extremist groups, including the al-Nusra front, an al-Qaida affiliate, and the Islamic State group, which ... [Published Canada Standard - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Syrians cannot be permanently exiled

There are few superlatives left. Words can no longer convey the sheer scale of the Syrian disaster. When the United Nations says that Syria is the worst refugee crisis in its history, it is talking about a crisis that dwarfs human understanding.Three ... [Published Abu Dhabi National - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

WATCH: Al-Nusra Front takes over Quneitra crossing

Video footage surfaced online Friday purporting to show Syrian rebels from the Al-Nusra Front, an al-Qaeda affiliate, boasting their gains on the Israel-Syria border.The group seized the Quneitra crossing Wednesday after a battle with forces loyal to ... [Published The Times Of Israel - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Muslim Sermon "ISIS Was Born From Hillary Clinton's Filthy Womb"

Rumors that the terrorist group ISIS was created by the United States have been permeating throughout the Arab world for months. This latest version is unique because it names the people in the U.S. believe to have created ISIS.On August 22, Sheik Muhammad ... [Published YID With LID - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

ISIS slaughters dozens of captured Syrian soldiers

The Islamic State group killed more than 160 Syrian government troops captured in recent fighting, posting pictures Thursday of the terrified young conscripts stripped down to their underwear before they were killed. Some reports put the number of Syrian ... [Published Israel Hayom - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

How would airstrikes impact Syria's humanitarian crisis?

President Obama's impending decision over whether to launch military strikes in Syria to stop the spread of Islamic extremists is clearly complicated. The U.S. is no friend to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, but in its efforts to stop the spread of ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Syria’s SECOND electronic army: Another hacker group exposed to have ties with Bashar al-Assad’s government

First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Should we Work with Assad to Defeat the ISIS?

Nonetheless, since these suggestions seem to have arisen specifically in response to the beheading of the U.S. journalist James Foley, they may simply be knee-jerk reactions. After all, if it's worth working with Assad now, surely it was worth working ... [Published American Thinker - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Bashar al-Assad forms new government amid unrest

Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad formed a new government on Wednesday, two months after his re-election, leaving key ministries untouched as a brutal war continues to ravage his country.The new line-up includes 11 new ministers, but leaves Prime Minister ... [Published Asian Age - Aug 29 2014]

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2 U.N. peacekeeping bases under fire in Syria [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 3 mins ago]
You Can't Solve Iraq in Iraq [Published Noodls - 5 mins ago]
Today in history: Jack the Ripper's rampage began [Published Troy Record - 31 mins ago]
US cyber-warriors battling Islamic State on Twi... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - 36 mins ago]
Peacekeepers, rebels clash near Golan Heights [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - 48 mins ago]
US Foreign Policy Then & Now (In 1 Cartoon) [Published Zero Hedge - 1 hour ago]
For a lasting ceasefire [Published Business Recorder - 1 hour ago]
Obama’s (G)Rand Strategy? [Published Power Line - 1 hour ago]
Obama’s (G)Rand Strategy? [Published Power Line - 2 hours ago]
ISIS terrorists could soon be in America, warns... [Published New York Daily News - 2 hours ago]
Obama sets his own pace in a world whirling wit... [Published Washington Post - 2 hours ago]
Saudis paying off ISIS not to attack? [Published WorldNetDaily - 3 hours ago]
'An Islamic caliphate armed with US weapons' [Published Daily Kos - 3 hours ago]
Iraq launches offensive to retake town [Published Qatar Peninsula - 3 hours ago]
Iraqi Sunnis lay out conditional offer to join ... [Published Maryland Gazette - 3 hours ago]
Kerry urges global coalition vs jihadists [Published Tempo - 3 hours ago]
The conflicts that affect all [Published The Nation.lk - 3 hours ago]
ISIS -Al Quaeda Rebranded: Can It Be Halted? [Published Sri Lanka Sunday Leader - 3 hours ago]
U.N. peacekeepers under fire on Golan Heights [Published KOCO 5 - 4 hours ago]
Philippine peacekeepers rescued from militants ... [Published Reuters - 4 hours ago]
SAUDI KING WARNS OF TERRORIST THREAT TO EUROPE,... [Published Arab Times - 4 hours ago]
US considers air strikes in Amerli as forces pu... [Published ABC Online - 5 hours ago]
Scorned wisdom of UK ‘Camel Corps’ [Published Arab News - 5 hours ago]
U.N. peacekeepers under fire in Golan Heights [Published Bayou Buzz - 5 hours ago]
Is the US dragging us into another war in the M... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 5 hours ago]
UN Says 32 Peacekeepers Saved From Golan Height... [Published Bloomberg - 6 hours ago]
Forget the Tan Suit, Here’s What Obama Said Abo... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 6 hours ago]
Lebanon army probes 'jihadist beheading of sold... [Published Yahoo! News - 6 hours ago]
The 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 6 hours ago]
Westerners linked to extremist groups in Syria [Published Canada Standard - 7 hours ago]
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Obama’s (G)Rand Strategy? [Published Power Line - 2 hours ago]
(Steven Hayward) There is a decent case to be made that the United States is overextended in the world, or that the United States should not be, as the simpleminded phrase has it, the “world’s policeman.” Even short of that view, we often overestimate ...
Forget the Tan Suit, Here’s What Obama Said Abo... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - 6 hours ago]
Win McNamee/Getty Images During Thursday’s press conference from the White House briefing room, President Barack Obama focused on the growing international crises in Ukraine and the Middle East. Unfortunately, he chose to wear a tan suit. Obama’s clothing ...
ISIS and other mid-east terror groups will soon... [Published National Post - Top Stories - 7 hours ago]
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State in Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS) seized a wide territory across ...
Republicans Prefer Out of Context Quotes Over S... [Published The Moderate Voice - 10 hours ago]
Republicans, lacking any actual coherent policy arguments, love to dwell on taking comments from Democrats out of context, often distorting what was said. They made such an distorted quote the centerpiece of their last national convention. We are bound ...
After a Summer of Silence, Ed Miliband Finally ... [Published Breitbart Feed - 12 hours ago]
Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has finally commented on the situation in Iraq and Syria, saying that Britain "cannot ignore Isis or simply shrug our shoulders and hope it goes away." Writing for the Independent, Mr Miliband called for a political ...
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Assad prays as war rages across Syria [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 28 2014]
Assad: foreign states will pay for supporting "... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 16 2014]
Syria's Assad sworn in as president [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jul 16 2014]
Man pulled out from rubble after barrel bomb at... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 18 2014]
Fighting rages across Syria [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 07 2014]
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