WALID AL MOALLEM

  • Syria says it is fighting rebels who eat human hearts October 1, 2013

    United Nations: Syria's foreign minister claimed Monday that his government is fighting a war against alQaidalinked terrorists who eat human hearts and dismember people while they are still alive, then send their limbs to family members. Walid alMoallem, addressing world leaders at the U.N. General Assembly in New York, also charged...
  • Syria welcomes Russia's proposal on chemical weapons September 9, 2013

    Syria on Monday quickly welcomed a call from Russia, its close ally, to place Syrian chemical arsenals under international control, then destroy them to avert a US strike, but did not offer a time frame or any other specifics. The statement by Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem appeared to mark the...
  • Syria says it's prepared to talk with armed rebels February 26, 2013

    Beirut: Syria said on Monday it is prepared to hold talks with the armed rebels bent on overthrowing President Bashar al-Assad, the clearest signal yet that the regime is growing increasingly nervous about its long-term prospects to hold onto power as opposition fighters make slow but persistent headway in the...