• US steals Syrian oil: Bashar al-Assad

    Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, in an interview with Russian state TV, has accused the US of stealing Syrian oil and being a country with a political system based on a gang of criminals, according to Interfax. Meanwhile, about 120 US military vehicles left a base on Thursday in northeastern Syria near the Euphrates River and transferred their men and vehicles eastward, towards the border with Iraq and Turkey.



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