Assad visits Iran


The surprise visit of the Syrian president to Iran has hit the headlines of major news outlets in the Middle East and beyond.

During his visit, President Bashar al-Assad held meetings with the Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran. During his talks with President Assad, Ayatollah Khamenei said Iran is honored to support Syria, emphasizing that the triumph of the resistance front in Syria has made Americans angry and prompted them to hatch new plots.

Dr. Kevin Barrett, a Ph.D. Arabist-Islamologist, is one of America’s best-known critics of the War on Terror.

He is host of TRUTH JIHAD RADIO; a hard driving weekly radio show funded by listener donations at and FALSE FLAG WEEKLY NEWS (FFWN); a audio-video show produced by Tony Hall, Allan Reese, and Kevin himself. FFWN is funded through FundRazr.

He also has appeared many times on Fox, CNN, PBS and other broadcast outlets, and has inspired feature stories and op-eds in the New York Times, the Christian Science Monitor, the Chicago Tribune, and other leading publications.

Dr. Barrett has taught at colleges and universities in San Francisco, Paris, and Wisconsin; where he ran for Congress in 2008. He currently works as a nonprofit organizer, author, and talk radio host.
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  1. Dear Professor Barrett-
    I just finished a book You might be interested in:
    ” The Home That Was Our Country: A Memoir Of Syria”
    by Alia Malek.
    Dr. Malek is a Syrian American, born in Maryland, She received her Doctorate of Jurisprudence from Georgetown University.
    With the advent of the Arab Spring the Author returns to Damascus to re-claim her Grandmother’s apartment. She gives an eye witness account of the Assad family and the background of the Syrian Civil War.

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