All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Assad’

Hillary Clinton Backs Obama’s Stance on Syria

In a speech given at an event sponsored by the Department of the Interior on Monday, former Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton voiced her support of President Barack Obama’s plan for a limited military strike against Syria. Clinton stated that “… Assad regime’s inhuman use of weapons of mass destruction against innocent men, women, and children violates a …

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Online Video Captures Assad Man Defecting

Abdo Husameddine, Syria’s Deputy Oil Minister, announced his defection in an online video. Husameddine is the highest ranking official to leave President Bashar Assad’s regime since the country’s uprising last year. The Deputy Oil Minister explained he was defecting due to the brutal crackdown on dissent which has claimed thousands of Syrians’ lives in the past year. Husameddine identified himself …

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