Syria blames European policies toward Damascus for migrant exodus from the Arab country

September 10, 2015 6:13 PM

27 0

DAMASCUS, Syria – Syria's information minister says Europe should bear full responsibility for the flood of Syrian refugees streaming into the continent.

The minister, Omran al-Zoubi, says in a rare comment from Damascus that the migrants are mostly fleeing from areas held by rivals of President Bashar Assad's government, including the Islamic State group.

Also read: Israeli military strikes anti-aircraft battery in Syria amid tensions

Read more

To category page