Economic agreements high on Wang Yi’s agenda of visit to Syria

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Economic agreements high on Wang Yi’s agenda of visit to Syria” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China opposes any attempt to seek regime change in Syria and will boost mutually beneficial cooperation with Syria for the benefit of the two peoples, visiting Chinese State Councilor and … Read more Economic agreements high on Wang Yi’s agenda of visit to Syria

Syria’s Assad sworn in for new seven-year term as president

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Syria’s Assad sworn in for new seven-year term as president” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was sworn in for a seven-year term in office on July 17 following his re-election in May. The 55-year-old Syrian leader garnered over 95 percent of votes. … Read more Syria’s Assad sworn in for new seven-year term as president

Aid groups urge UN to keep Syria’s last cross-border aid lifeline

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Aid groups urge UN to keep Syria’s last cross-border aid lifeline” – below is their description. A new UN resolution has been put forward to extend a mandate for aid deliveries to northern Syria. Nearly a thousand trucks bring supplies from Turkey every month through the aid … Read more Aid groups urge UN to keep Syria’s last cross-border aid lifeline

Syrian artist Naja Albukai uses visual expression to deal with trauma

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Syrian artist Naja Albukai uses visual expression to deal with trauma” – below is their description. Tortured and humiliated, the #drawing teacher #NajahAlbukai survived the abuse of #Bashar al-Assad’s soldiers. #Incarcerated for a year between 2012 and 2014, he recounts in his drawings the barbarity of #Syrian … Read more Syrian artist Naja Albukai uses visual expression to deal with trauma

UN aid system for northern Syria set to expire

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “UN aid system for northern Syria set to expire” – below is their description. A United Nations aid delivery system meant to ensure that help reaches an opposition-held province in northern Syria will expire next month unless the Russians allow it to continue. Moscow – an ally … Read more UN aid system for northern Syria set to expire

“The Syrian people have said no to western imperialism” Richard Medhurst for RT

RT published this video item, entitled “”The Syrian people have said no to western imperialism” Richard Medhurst for RT” – below is their description. Before a single vote was cast, the West declared Syria’s recent election to be undemocratic. Global governments have disputed the results which saw Bashar al-Assad elected for a 4th term. Richard … Read more “The Syrian people have said no to western imperialism” Richard Medhurst for RT

Assad, in Power Since 2000, Claims Victory in Syria’s Presidential Election

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Assad, in Power Since 2000, Claims Victory in Syria’s Presidential Election” – below is their description. Entire cities lie in ruins, the economy is collapsing and more than half the population has been displaced, but Bashar al-Assad has emerged as the last man standing from Syria’s decade … Read more Assad, in Power Since 2000, Claims Victory in Syria’s Presidential Election

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s supporters rally, hail re-election

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s supporters rally, hail re-election” – below is their description. Bashar al-#Assad has been re-elected for a fourth term as president of #war-ravaged #Syria, official results showed on Thursday, despite Western accusations the polls were “neither free nor fair”. The controversial vote extending Assad’s … Read more Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s supporters rally, hail re-election

Syrians vote in ‘sham’ election set to be won by Assad

CNN published this video item, entitled “Syrians vote in ‘sham’ election set to be won by Assad” – below is their description. Syrians were voted in presidential elections widely dismissed by experts and activists as a sham poll, rigged in favor of President Bashar al-Assad. Assad, 55, who has repeatedly been accused of war crimes … Read more Syrians vote in ‘sham’ election set to be won by Assad

Syrians vote in election set to extend al-Assad’s grip on power

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Syrians vote in election set to extend al-Assad’s grip on power” – below is their description. Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has cast his ballot in a controversial presidential election that is set to extend his grip on power. Al-Assad and his wife Asma voted in a Damascus … Read more Syrians vote in election set to extend al-Assad’s grip on power

Rifaat al-Assad appeal: Syrian leader’s uncle was convicted for money laundering

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Rifaat al-Assad appeal: Syrian leader’s uncle was convicted for money laundering” – below is their description. The uncle of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad is due in court on Wednesday for his appeal in #France. Last year, a Paris court sentenced Rifaat #alAssad to four years in prison … Read more Rifaat al-Assad appeal: Syrian leader’s uncle was convicted for money laundering

OPCW weapons watchdog suspends Syria’s rights over chemical attacks

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “OPCW weapons watchdog suspends Syria’s rights over chemical attacks” – below is their description. Syria has been stripped of its voting rights at the global chemical weapons watchdog because of its repeated use of poisonous gas during the 10-year civil war. The Organization for the Prohibition of … Read more OPCW weapons watchdog suspends Syria’s rights over chemical attacks

Lebanon-Syria border: Smuggling and sanctions, the new frontline

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Lebanon-Syria border: Smuggling and sanctions, the new frontline” – below is their description. Despite being on the brink of collapse, the Lebanese economy is keeping a troublesome neighbour afloat: Bashar al-Assad’s Syria. In order to dodge international sanctions on the Assad regime – notably the US-imposed Caesar … Read more Lebanon-Syria border: Smuggling and sanctions, the new frontline

Lebanon-Syria: Smuggling and sanctions, the new front line

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Lebanon-Syria: Smuggling and sanctions, the new front line” – below is their description. Despite being on the brink of collapse, the Lebanese economy is keeping a troublesome neighbour afloat: Bashar al-Assad’s Syria. In order to dodge international sanctions on the Assad regime – notably the US-imposed Caesar Act – … Read more Lebanon-Syria: Smuggling and sanctions, the new front line

A look back at a decade of war in Syria and how refugees are reflecting on the 10th anniversary

Global News published this video item, entitled “A look back at a decade of war in Syria and how refugees are reflecting on the 10th anniversary” – below is their description. Warning: This video may contain disturbing content not suitable for all viewers. Discretion advised. Refugees who fled the civil war in Syria are reflecting … Read more A look back at a decade of war in Syria and how refugees are reflecting on the 10th anniversary