A call To Intervene In Order To Save Not Just Syria, But Civilization Itself

The Levant News – – Russia’s military support for Syria can only be considered controversial or wrong to those who maintain that a moral equivalence exists between ISIS and the Assad government. Prolonging the conflict in Syria and the suffering of the Syrian people is a direct result of the mendacity and perfidy that informs the …

U.S. officials: Russia starts Syria Drone Surveillance Missions

The Levant News –Russia has started flying drone aircraft on surveillance missions in Syria, U.S. officials said on Monday, in what appeared to be Moscow’s first military air operations there since staging a rapid buildup at a Syrian air base.   The beginning of Russian drone flights underscored the risks of U.S.-led coalition planes and …

Russia’s participation in fighting Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS: Moallem

The Levant News –In an interview with the Russian RT channel that was aired on Saturday about Russia’s participation in fighting Jabhat al-Nusra and ISIS terrorist organizations,  Deputy Prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister Walid Moallem, said: “There is something new beyond (Russia) providing Syria with weapons, which is Russia engaging in fighting ISIS and Jabhat al-Nusra.” …

Russian Ambassador in Lebanon: Hezbollah’s Fighting Alongside Syrian Government Forces Is Legitimate

The Levant – – Where it is fighting alongside government forces, Hezbollah’s intervention in the Syrian conflict is legitimate, Russian ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Zasypkin said in comments published on Tuesday. “The party (Hezbollah) will remain engaged in the fight to aid the legitimate regime as long as fighters from dozens of countries are streaming …

Russian Federal Security Service calls for the fight against ISIS

The Levant– The first deputy director of Russia’s Federal Security Service Declares that the agency calls for more states to join the fight against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIL/ISIS): “We must attract as many countries as possible to the operation against [IS] we must arrange a political dialogue. We have never shunned this, but there …