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Cynthia McKinney to ST: Peace has a chance only with a peace leader in national security adviser position or no one at all in it

Former US congresswoman Cynthia McKinney has said that it might be better for the position of the national security adviser to remain vacant, hoping that President Donald Trump is about to begin to keep his campaign promises about the folly of the US fighting wars for Israel.

In a statement to the Syria times e-newspaper on the effect of the defenestration of John Bolton as President Trump's third national security adviser, McKinney said: "Given the President's poor staffing choices, it might be better for the position to remain vacant. Any appointment from the swamp will continue the same pro-Israel, warmongering, swamp policies."

Political analyst to ST: The so-called US-Turkish “Safe zone” means nothing in strategic terms

The researcher in political and military affairs Basem al-Shihawi has underscored that there are both political and military reasons behind the terrorist organizations’ repeated drone attacks against Syrian military posts in Hama and Hmeimim airbase in Lattakia.

He told the Syria Times e-newspaper that terrorists groups holed up in Idlib province would never launch such attacks without Turkey’s permission.

Patrik Paulov introduces Syria’s silenced voices that never were allowed to speak in the MSM

Using his own sources in Syria, leaked diplomatic documents, and reports in both alternative and established international media, the Swedish journalist Patrik Paulov questioned in his book “Syria's Silenced Voices” the official version of the intervention war in Syria, which Swedish media and politicians mediated and yet, today, continue to convey.

He talked about the widespread foreign involvement in the war by the United States, Turkey, and several Gulf states besides the role played by Sweden, including joining the EU sanctions and backing an opposition movement that has cooperated with a terrorist organization.

The Syria Times e-newspaper interviewed the journalist, who was formerly the editor of international pages at a weekly newspaper Proletären., to shed light on his book and its effect on public opinion.

Syrian MP to St: There should be a Lebanese governmental decision to communicate with Syria to resolve the matter of refugees

By the end of last month, the Lebanese State Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Mahmoud al-Qmati and the parliamentarian Anwar Jom’a paid a visit to Syria and they held talks with the Syrian parliament’s Speaker Hammoda Sabbagh and Prime Minister Imad Khamis.

"The visit was very important as it was the first to be paid by a Lebanese State Minister to Syria. In 2016, the Syrian Parliament formed a Syrian-Lebanese brotherhood committee as a gesture of goodwill. However, the Lebanese parliament has not formed a similar committee yet. "The Syrian Member of Parliament Dr. Ahmad Merei said.

Syrian Parliamentarian to ST: The visiting EU delegation discussed Syrian Christians’ situation and Syrian-French relations

It is no longer a matter of inspecting the situation in a country countering a terror war imposed on it.  It is now a matter of discussing the mechanism of the restoration of dialogue and relations between this country and the countries, which has cut their diplomatic relations with it.

Actually, the goal of the current visits being paid by European delegations, particularly parliamentary ones, to Syria is different from the previous ones, according to the Syrian Member of parliament Dr. Nora Arissian, who stressed the importance of such visits in conveying the Syrian state’s opinions to European parliaments.