Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African affairs, Hossein Amir Abdolahian, congratulated on Thursday the Syrian people for the relentless combat against terrorist networks and terrorist the group "al-Nusra"."The continued strength of the Syrian people is discouraging their enemies," said Amir Abdolahian during an interview with IRNA.
Today in Washington, D.C., President Obama delivered a speech defending America's use of drones and outlining how he will renew the process to close Guantanamo. Below is the text of his speech, as prepared for delivery. The White House Office of the Press Secretary May 23, 2013 The Future of our Fight against Terrorism Remarks of President Barack Obama – As Prepared for Delivery National Defense University It’s an honor to return to the National Defense University. Here, at Fort McNair, Americans have served in uniform since 1791– standing guard [...]