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Posts Tagged: Syria Chemical Weapons

August 25, 2016 9:59 am

Following UN Confirmation, White House Condemns Assad Regime for Chemical-Weapons Attacks

The White House is condemning Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime for using chemical weapons against Syrians, after the United Nations and the Organization for the...

May 18, 2016 5:37 pm

Syria Again Uses Deadly Sarin Nerve Gas, Israeli Official Says - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime has used deadly sarin nerve gas for the first time since 2013, when Syria agreed to stop using chemical...

March 2, 2016 10:06 am

Israeli Defense Minister Says Syria Using Chemical Weapons During Ceasefire - Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon accused the Syrian government of using chemical weapons against civilians, including during the current cease-fire. “The Syrians used military grade...

July 24, 2015 9:49 am

Officials Say Syria Continues to Produce Chemical Weapons, Chlorine Bombs

Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime continues to operate chemical weapons production facilities and is even developing new chlorine bombs, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. According to the report,...

September 18, 2014 2:11 pm

Israeli Official Says Syria Still Has Chemical Weapons Stockpiles - Syria is holding onto hidden stashes of chemical weapons despite publicly giving away its weapons after international pressure, an Israeli official said...

August 20, 2014 11:33 am

How We Can Disarm Hamas

The Obama Administration announced on August 19 that it had finished destroying all of Syria's known chemical weapons. Those who are concerned about the conflict...

July 20, 2014 9:12 am

Seventh Lesson of the Gaza War: We Must Demilitarize Gaza

A simple cease-fire in Gaza would give Hamas time to re-arm and renew its terrorist activities. The demilitarization of Gaza would put an end to Hamas's...

May 11, 2014 2:32 pm

Israel’s Ambassador to the UN Warns: ‘Next Major Conflict Could be Sparked by Rockets Being Smuggled Across the Middle East’

Israel's Ambassador to the United Nations, Ron Prosor, addressed the Security Council last week during a special debate on non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction. The...

May 8, 2014 10:56 am

President Obama’s Syria Sideshow

Syria's chaos is growing, with increased fighting among the opposition groups and fresh evidence that Bashar al-Assad is again using chemical weapons. But the chaos...

April 27, 2014 9:53 am

Senior Diplomat Says Syria Hiding ‘Substantial’ Part of Chemical Weapons Arsenal

Aljazeera - Syria maintains an ability to deploy chemical weapons, a senior Western diplomat has said, citing intelligence from Britain, France and the United States. "We have some...

April 7, 2014 2:11 pm

Israeli Official Says Assad Used Chemical Weapons in Late March - The Syrian government used a non-lethal chemical weapon on March 27 near Damascus, according to an Israeli security official. The Israeli government source...

April 1, 2014 12:28 am

Mr. President, Time to Act in Syria

For better or for worse President Obama has not acted decisively with Western allies in an effort to end the horrific civil war in Syria....


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...

At Sukkot, Israeli Farmers Enjoy the Fruits of Their Faith - Avichai Koch says farming is in his blood. He is the son of Holocaust survivors from Europe who immigrated...


Several Cyber Attacks Disrupt Major Websites Twitter, Netflix, Spotify

Several cyber attacks disrupted Web traffic on the East Coast Friday, shutting down access to some of the Web's most popular sites and frustrating their users. A slew of major sites...


Report: Presence of Russian Aircraft Carrier in Eastern Mediterranean Will ...

The impending arrival of Russia’s sole aircraft carrier -- the Admiral Kuznetsov -- off the coast of Syria has the...

Middle East

Turkey Expands Military Offensive Against Kurdish Fighters in Syria

Turkey escalated its offensive Thursday against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, pounding them with airstrikes and artillery, and complicating the battle against the Islamic State group by Ankara and Washington,...