Syria’s Assad says Trump ‘an ally if he fights terrorists ‘

Syria’s Assad says Trump ‘an ally if he fights terrorists ‘

Syrian President Bashar al Assad said on Tuesday Damascus would have to “wait and see” if U.S. President-elect Donald Trump would change Washington’s policy on Syria but that he was ready to cooperate with him in fighting militants. In his first comments on Trump’s election victory, Assad said the Republican leader had made promising comments […]

After struggles for survival, Refugee Olympic Team fights for medals

After struggles for survival, Refugee Olympic Team fights for medals

The Olympics are never shy of tear-inducing moments, as competitors push beyond the bounds of human limits, but it’s difficult to imagine stories more poignant than those of the 10 athletes who make up the first-ever Refugee Olympic Team. The team is made up of runners, swimmers and judo athletes from Syria, South Sudan, Ethiopia […]