Sep 20, 2016

Canada security agencies helped Syria in torture cases: documents

Canada’s spy agency and federal police quietly cooperated with Syrian military intelligence in the post-9/11 torture of three Canadians, documents revealed by public broadcaster CBC showed Monday. The three men were arrested by Syrian military intelligence during trips abroad from 2001 to 2004, suspected ...

Attack on Syria aid convoy leaves at least 12 dead

Sep 20, 2016

Attack on Syria aid convoy leaves at least 12 dead

At least 18 trucks in a 31-vehicle convoy delivering aid in Syria were hit on Monday in an attack a monitoring group said left 12 dead, prompting outrage from the United Nations. The convoy from the U.N. and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) ...

U.S. tells Russia military cooperation in Syria is not guaranteed

Sep 17, 2016

U.S. tells Russia military cooperation in Syria is not guaranteed

The United States warned Russia on Friday that potential military cooperation envisioned by a cease-fire deal in Syria will not happen unless humanitarian aid begins to flow into Aleppo and other besieged communities. The warning came as President Barack Obama’s top national security aides ...