The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019 {{ new Date().getDay() }}

DAMASCUS (AFP) – Syria’s deputy foreign minister said Wednesday that the regime would not give in to threats of a U.S.-led military strike against the country, even if a third world war kicked off.

“The Syrian government will not change position even if there is World War III. No Syrian can sacrifice the independence of his country,” Faisal Muqdad said in an exclusive interview with AFP.

Photo Credit: AFP/Louai Beshara

Advertising

Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

By Trevor Hunnicutt

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Buoyed by a string of legislative victories, Democrats and their allies are throwing money at key congressional races hoping to overcome President Joe Biden's poor approval ratings, high inflation, and historical precedent in the November midterm elections.

Keep reading... Show less
{{ post.roar_specific_data.api_data.analytics }}