Press Review: 15th – 21st March



Obama and Abbas to meet at White House – Asharq al-Awsat – 17/03/2014

US President Barack Obama and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas are scheduled to meet in Washington on Monday to discuss a number of issues related to the Palestinian–Israeli peace process.


Syrian Army captures strategic border town – Al Jazeera – 17/03/2014

Syrian forces, backed by Lebanese Hezbollah fighters, are in full control of Yabroud after clearing out rebels holed up in the strategic Syrian town for months, Syrian state media and opposition activists have reported.

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