Ruslan TradOn February 22, 2012, Marie Colvin was targeted and killed by the Assad forces as she reported on the suffering of civilians in Homs. Colvin is hailed by many of her peers as the greatest war correspondent of her generation. mariecolvin.orgpic.twitter.com/DfnEDtsNeb
This is the story of the legendary town of Saraqeb, a lesson in resistance and a monument for the true spirit of the Syrian revolution.
Ruslan TradPeople of Saraqeb did what the whole international community, the West and every political power didn't: opposed the Assad regime, the Iranian occupation and the Russian imperialism. Now, Saraqeb is being slaughtered by Assad.
A large mosque in Tajikistan is being converted into a cinema. The president says the country needs fewer places of prayer
Ruslan TradAuthorities in Tajikistan are targeting Islamic clerics and teachers as part of an operation seemingly intended to neutralize perceived dissident voices. In the country’s second-largest city, a popular mosque will be converted into a movie theater.
Убийство американской ракетой, выпущенной из беспилотника, иранского генерала Сулеймани запускает череду событий, которые могут стать необратимыми и катастрофическими.
Ruslan TradA Russian source inside Hezbollah:
- Iran never stopped negotiations with the US, Soleimani stood up against the negotiations
- the assassination was made possible due to a mole inside IRCG/Hezbollah, who collaborated with the US intelligence
Syria's top religious authority seems to back India's threats to deport 40,000 Rohingya refugees who it claims are a security threat
Ruslan TradA good reminder of what the regimes in the Arab world think about repressions on #Rohingya. Most do not publicly express this position, but the Syrian regime has no such problem. The attitude towards Chinese repression in #Xinjiang is the same.
As Russia and the regime move to secure the border, the Syrian Democratic Forces have announced their willingness to discuss joining the regime's ranks reports Enab Baladi.
Ruslan TradRIA Novosti news agency quoted a spokesman for the SDF, Mustafa Bali, as saying on Thursday, that his forces were ready, “to discuss joining the Syrian army after reaching a political solution for the Syrian crisis.”
For those returning to Syria from Jordan, the future is uncertain, with no guarantees of shelter or their safety repots Brocar Press.
Ruslan TradA resident from the Zaatari desert camp: "I won’t go back to a regime [...] The camp is harsh and life in it is bitter. But it is the most merciful of all the evil we’ve experienced over the decades—and not just since the start of the revolution.”
Caesar's story is hard to hear. His photos are hard to see. He does not understand why the world does not feel the pain of Syrians enough to act.
Ruslan TradMany people never supported the Assad’s opposition claimed the activists are ”jihadists”. No protests, no popular anti-war campaigns. But people like Caesar showed the uncomfortable reality: tens of thousands killed in prisons, tortured.
NEW YORK: The United States led more than 30 countries on Tuesday in condemning what it called China’s “horrific campaign of repression” against Muslims in the western region of Xinjiang at an event on the sidelines of the annual UN General Assembly...
Ruslan TradThe US led more than 30 countries in condemning what it called China’s “horrific campaign of repression” against Muslims in the western region of Xinjiang at an event on the sidelines of the annual #UNGA that was denounced by China.
Ruslan TradIntervention + control over resources + mercenaries =
after Russia invested considerable sums to save the Assad regime (according to Sergei Lavrov before Russia`s intervention, the regime was near collapse), now Moscow is demanding a return.
Russia has been undermining Bosnia's stability to keep the country out of NATO, analysts say.
Ruslan Trad“Apart from Russian intelligence officers working under diplomatic cover, there are many more who are here 'unofficially'. The number of Russian citizens passing through Bosnia has also increased since early 2018.”
- Bosnian intelligence officer
An ethnic Russian serving in Estonia’s military had something to hide. Now he’s in prison as a convicted traitor.
Ruslan TradAn ethnic Russian serving in Estonia's military had something to hide. Now he's in prison as a convicted traitor. @michaeldweiss has the story of the model soldier turned operative for Moscow
Ruslan TradThe @UN paid at least $18 million last year to companies with close ties to Bashar al-Assad, some of them run by cronies of the Syrian president who are on U.S. and European Union blacklists.