Группа стратегического видения "Россия - Исламский мир"

Group of Strategic Vision "Russia - Islamic World"


Russia’s Foreign Ministry has pointed to a stark contrast between the statements by two US defense chiefs made recently. On Jan 8, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on NBC's Meet the Press that Moscow has done "virtually zero" in fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and has instead made "the ending of the Syrian civil war there harder."
Russian special envoy to the Middle East and Africa Mikhail Bogdanov had a meeting with Qadri Jamil, a leader of the Syrian opposition Popular Front for Change and Liberation, says the official website of the Russian Foreign Ministry.

The USA considered the Russian intervention in Syria as a taboo and would leave the Americans with no other options as the for months now the United States has insisted there can be no military solution to the Syrian civil war, which Russians proved otherwise.

The diplomatic solution in Syria is possible only in the distant future. (The publication in “Independent newspaper” with commentary of coordinator of Group of strategic vision “Russia – Islamic world” Veniamin Popov).

It is increasingly becoming clear that the US needs to conduct strikes on Syria the way it likes not the way they should. The extrication of the Syrian truce agreement reached in Geneva few days ago by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and America Secretary of State John Kerry aimed at achieving peace in the country.

Observing the situation in the Middle East since 2011, i.e. since the Arab revolutions or the so-called Arab Spring in countries such as Egypt, Tunisia, Yemen, Syria, Libya, the US policy mistakes in the Middle East can be traced, despite the various goals and demands of peoples living there.

Chief negotiator of the pro-Western Syrian opposition announced his resignation. It looks like a victory for Moscow: it has repeatedly demanded that the Syrian peace talks in Geneva should be without representatives of the group "Jaish al-Islam."

In the continuation of the speech of Ahmad Daua, the representative of Syrian state news agency “SANA”, at the International media forum "Journalists of Muslim countries against extremism". Part two

The Russian forces Russian President Vladimir Putin does the unexpected. When he first announced the beginning of Russia Airstrikes against terrorist, he surprised the world as within less than six months he shook up the Middle East strategic calculus. Putin has once again revealed his competence to do the unexpected when he ordered his troops to get ready for a pull-out from Syria.

There are several and contradicted views (against and with) expressed through International media concerning the recent Russian attacks in Syria in its war anti-terrorism, and before jumping to the topic here-above, we should ask some important questions to ourselves, as follows.