Afghanistan Looks to Russia for Military Hardware

Kabul, Afghanistan, battered by worsening security, is reaching out to an old ally and patron—Russia—just as the Kremlin is seeking to reassert its position as a heavyweight on the world stage. President Ashraf Ghani has…


47 militants killed in Afghanistan airstrikes

Kabul, At least 47 Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan air strikes in Lashkar Gah, capital of Helmand province, an army source said on Saturday. “The army attacked Taliban hideouts in Baba Jee area outside…


Sudan welcomes return of peace talks .

Khartoum, Sudan’s foreign minister said Saturday that his country welcomes the renewal of stalled peace talks. “We want to restart the peace talks facilitated by the African Union,” Ibrahim Gandour told Anadolu Agency. Talks between…


Eight Iranians killed in Syria

Tehran (AFP) – Eight Iranians, two of them Revolutionary Guards forces, have been killed in Syria in recent days after Tehran increased its advisory missions to help Damascus, a guards spokesman said Friday. “Two guards…




The Future of Syria

By Justin Curmi While everyone is busy with the present situation of Syria, let us look at the future. Before we proceed, modern-day Syria is experiencing bombings, militia groups, and a massive refugee crisis. This…