Syrian presidential advisor Dr. Bouthaina Shaaban has told the Lebanese-based Al-Mayadeen TV channel that Turkey has proven in the recent stage that it backs and arms terrorists.
“Turkey has not abided by Astana agreement and has turned its observation posts into sites to convey weapons to terrorists and to occupy part of our territories,” she said.
The presidential advisor asserted that Turkish observation posts and al-Nusra Front terrorists exchange weapons and practice crimes against Syrian people.
“The Turkish observation post in Morek is besieged and Syrian army will remove it as well as the other Turkish posts ,” she concluded.
Nahed is VT Damascus Bureau Chief. She is a member of the American Institute for Middle East Strategic Studies (USA) and serves as Assistant Director of the Arab-American and Muslim Congress (Detroit, USA). She has a Diploma in English Literature from Damascus University (1987).
She’s also been a reporter for Turkish newspaper Aydinlik, Special Coordinator for Arab-Armenian International Law Assembly, Correspondent for Qatari News Agency, Al Ayam news Paper in Bahrain, Al Liwaa in Lebanon, Correspondent for Petra News Agency in Jordan, correspondent for the Associated Press in USA, and worked as a freelance journalist for CBS, ABS and CNN in Syria. She is fluent in both English and Arabic.