Jun 22, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States believes that President Bashar Assadwould abandon major offensives and instead pour troops into defending theruling Alawite minority.
Jun 19, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The ruling Alawite community has borne the brunt ofcasualties in the four-year Sunni revolt in Syria, a report said.
Jun 12, 2015
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel has determined that Syrian President Bashar Assadlost the support of his ruling Alawite community.
May 12, 2015
LONDON [MENL] -- President Bashar Assad was said to have foiled another coupagainst his Iranian-dominated regime in Syria.