"Latin America's Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America (ALBA) has warned the NATO alliance against any military action in Syria and also criticized the Western alliance's intervention in Libya."
"President Dmitry Medvedev said Russia may back a 'variety of approaches' on Syria as long as the measures target both sides of the conflict, which includes 'extremists' and 'terrorists' among protesters."
"Old colonial powers like Britain and France seem to live as in the old days, attempting to regain their empires and control the Middle East, by starting puppet regimes through the Arab Spring 'revolutions', thus enabling them to extract oil safely."
"Extremist forces are gaining ground in Egypt, Tunisia and Syria, according to the Russian president’s special envoy on relations with African states, Mikhail Margelov, who made the statement at the Yaroslavl Global Policy Forum."
"The International Committee of the Red Cross has been granted access to a detention facility in Syria for the first time since unrest broke out in the country, the committee's president said Monday after meeting with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad."
"Latin America's leftist ALBA bloc of nations on Friday called NATO's actions in Libya a 'dangerous precedent' and warned against a similar campaign in Syria, where protesters pleaded for international protection."
"Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has warned against a black-and-white approach to the situation in Syria. He said that Russia would support a resolution addressed to both sides of the conflict, not just President Bashar al-Assad."