Posts Tagged ‘chemical weapons’

Five things you need to know about chemical weapons Comments 0

Thursday, April 19th, 2018
chemical weapons

Five questions on chemical weapons with Johnny Nehme, a chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear expert at the International Committee of the Red Cross: In your view, why are chemical weapons banned? Their indiscriminate nature. They could kill or maim any person, whether that person is participating in a given conflict or not. A second issue is Read more

Pope Francis and Syrian Patriarchs react to airstrikes Comments 0

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Church leaders including Pope Francis and the Syrian Patriarchs are condemning last weekend’s airstrikes by the United States (US), Britain and France. War planes and ships launched over 100 missiles at three chemical weapons storage and research facilities near Damascus and Homs. The airstrikes sought to punish President Bashar al-Assad for a suspected chemical attack Read more

Footage of chemical attack in Syria is fraud Comments 0

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

There is proof the footage of the alleged chemical attack in Syria was fabricated, Mother Agnes Mariam el-Salib, mother superior of St. James Monastery in Qara, Syria, told RT. She says she is about to submit her findings to the UN. Mother Agnes, a catholic nun, who has been living in Syria for 20 years Read more

Arab spring a nightmare for Syrian Christians Comments 0

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Now that Syria is in shambles—with an estimated 93,000 dead, 1.5 million refugees, and 4.5 million internally displaced; ancient churches torched, destroyed, or vandalized; Christians targeted for murder and kidnapping and even used as human shields—now the mainstream media is starting to admit that, yes, the rebel forces appear to include quite a few Islamist Read more