In April 2013, the US announced it would transfer $123 million in nonlethal aid to Syrian rebels through the Supreme Military Council led by defected general ...
WMD conjecture in the aftermath of the 2003 invasion of Iraq concerns the failure by the United ... The United States effectively terminated the search effort for unconventional ... hide, or transfer his chemical weapons prior to the American invasion of Iraq in ..... "Top U.S. intelligence officials confirm al Qaida role in Syria ".
Apr 10, 2017 ... Top Syrian Army defector not surprised by chemical attacks, says toxins ... by the Turkish Health Ministry and statements by U.S Secretary of State Rex ... with the deadly agent, effectively hiding those chemicals prior to signing ...
May 15, 2017 ... On Monday, the U.S. State Department accused Syrian dictator Bashar ... Syria using crematorium to hide executions, State Department says ... including the Free Syrian Army, ISIS gobbled up defectors from the ... “The body of court-ready evidence against top officials within the Syrian government is more ...
May 16, 2017 ... Many of the bodies are then burned in the crematorium "to cover up the extent of mass murders taking place," said Stuart Jones, the top U.S. ...
May 15, 2017 ... WASHINGTON — The United States accused the Syrian government on Monday of using a crematory to hide mass murders at a prison where ...
May 15, 2017 ... The Syrian regime burned the bodies of “thousands” of prisoners in a giant ... in an effort to hide the scale of its killings, the top US diplomat for the Middle ... defector codenamed Caesar, were published to international outcry.
Jun 11, 2015 ... U.S. and European officials allege that Assad's regime has ... In many ways, these facilities were ideal for hiding “unwanted” individuals, alive or dead. ... Fares, a top Syrian diplomat and tribal leader who defected in 2012.
Apr 18, 2016 ... Its chairman was Mohammad Said Bekheitan, the highest-ranking official in the .... Thousands of Syrian government troops had defected by then, joining ragtag ... The United Nations had set up a commission of inquiry to investigate .... sealed borders, so captured documents can remain hidden for months.
May 18, 2017 ... The United States first designated a Syrian rebel group known as the Nusra Front as a ... top leader Ayman al-Zawahiri, believed to be in hiding in Pakistan. .... Sami al-Oreidi now defected to join Khreissat, Toubasi, and their ...