Middle-east



UN chief: No magic solution for Syria

The United Nations Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, said Monday that the UN does not have a magic solution for the Syrian crisis. Speaking at a press conference with Swedish Prime Minister, Stefan Löfven in the Swedish…



Iran bans dealing in cryptocurrencies

The Central Bank of Iran has banned dealing in cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin. “Cryptocurrencies can be used in criminal activities such as money laundering, support for terrorism and money exchange between lawbreakers” the bank said in…






Justifications for tyranny

The Syrians did not choose Hafez Al-Assad to be their president. Based on the facts, Al-Assad led a military coup on 16 November 1970 against his comrades in the Ba’ath Party. They had also came…