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Richard T. Perle’s 1996 “Clean Break” Report to Destroy Syria and Iraq

GlobalResearch 25 Mar 2023
The 20th anniversary of the US attack on Iraq for regime change coincides with the 12th anniversary of the US attack on Syria for regime change ... The paper presented the reasons for the US to attack and destroy Iraq and Syria. After President Bill Clinton took office, the paper was presented to him for action, but he declined.

The world in brief: India parliament boots opposition leader

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 25 Mar 2023
Since then, the 70-year-old former cricket player turned politician has become embroiled in more than 100 legal cases against him, including graft while in office ... Last week, his supporters clashed with police in Islamabad, resulting in injuries to dozens of officers. Saudis talk embassy reopening in Syria.

Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, March 25 25 Mar 2023
(UN-Abyei-Peace). - - - - ... (Tunisia-Illegal Migrants). - - - -. UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations and its partners continue to provide aid to Türkiye and Syria in the aftermath of last month's earthquakes, said the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) on Friday ... (UN-Türkiye-Syria-Aid). - - - -.

US Bombs Syria Two Weeks After House Vote Against Withdrawing Troops

Common Dreams 24 Mar 2023
launched airstrikes in Syria on Thursday after one American contractor was killed and five service members were injured in an attack by a drone that the Pentagon claims was of "Iranian origin." ... Thursday's airstrikes in Syria were among several Biden has approved without congressional authorization since taking office.

UN continues to provide quake-related aid to Türkiye, Syria 24 Mar 2023
UNITED NATIONS, March 24 (Xinhua) -- The United Nations and its partners continue to provide aid to Türkiye and Syria in the aftermath of last month's earthquakes, said the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) on Friday ... In Syria, OCHA and its humanitarian ...

Additional attacks on US bases in Syria Friday after retaliatory airstrikes on Iranian-backed groups

ABC7 24 Mar 2023
facilities in Deir ez-Zor Province in eastern Syria after another earlier in the day and a drone attack on Thursday that prompted retaliatory U.S ... "On the morning of March 24th, at approximately 8.05 am local time, 10 rockets targeted coalition forces at the Green Village in northeast Syria," said Lt.

In first trial under New York terrorism law, ISIS 'matchmaker' gets 18-year sentenceThe convict helped ...

Deccan Herald 24 Mar 2023
Faisal was convicted this year of conspiracy and supporting terrorism after prosecutors presented evidence that he had discussed the Islamic State group with an undercover New York City police officer and given her a phone number for a fighter in Syria ... group fighter in Syria.

From Ukraine to Turkey, Maxar’s Tampa office analyzes world’s biggest events

Tampa Bay Times 24 Mar 2023
They track events like environmental damage from oil refineries in Nigeria, developments in the war in Ukraine and earthquakes in Turkey and Syria. Satellite company Maxar has 20 offices globally and has grown as a leading source of information across the world during the pandemic and throughout the war in Ukraine.

Somalia’s drought deaths, Vanuatu’s climate justice bid, and UN offices in rebel-held Syria?

The New Humanitarian 24 Mar 2023
UN discussing plans to open aid offices in rebel-held northwest Syria. Is the UN about to open aid coordination offices, warehouses, or a monitoring mission in rebel-held northwest Syria? The simple answer is we don’t know, but there have certainly been discussions ... in Syria.

UN says 937 quake-aid trucks cross from Turkey to Syria

The Siasat Daily 23 Mar 2023
The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) said 937 trucks carrying aid from seven UN agencies crossed into northwest Syria from Turkey since the devastating February 6 earthquakes that killed over 57,300 people in the two neighbouring nations, reports Xinhua news agency.

Israel missiles hit arms depot in Syria's Aleppo airport — monitor

The Jordan Times 23 Mar 2023
The Israeli military rarely comments on individual strikes against Syria, but has vowed repeatedly to keep up its air campaign to stop arch foe Iran consolidating its presence ... Earlier this month, Israeli air strikes targeting a weapons depot in Syria killed an army officer and two pro-Iran fighters, the observatory said.

Local surgeon survives Turkey earthquake

The Flushing View 23 Mar 2023
6, as part of a project through Johns Hopkins working with public health officers in northwestern Syria in an effort to reduce post-operative complications ... Having grown up in Syria, Zuhaili had experienced earthquakes before, including one with an intensity of 5 about 20 years ago.

First person tried under New York terror laws passed in the wake of 9/11 set ...

The Philadelphia Tribune 23 Mar 2023
He is the first person to be tried under New York state terror laws passed after the September 11, 2001, attacks, the district attorney's office said ... It spanned continents and involved stealth work by an undercover NYPD officer who gained Faisal's trust by posing as a would-be jihadist.

937 Quake-Aid Trucks Cross From Turkey To Syria: UN

MENA FN 23 Mar 2023
(MENAFN - IANS) United Nations, March 23 (IANS) The UN and partners continue to ramp up relief deliveries to earthquake-ravaged regions in Turkey and Syria.The UN Office for the Coordination of ... .