Voices of the Syrian People

Andre Vitchek — New Eastern Outlook April 14, 2018 The attack against Syria – this proud and independent country – has just taken place. Three countries with zero moral mandate to judge or punish anybody; three countries already responsible for hundreds of millions of human lives lost on all continents for centuries, showered Syria with…

US Opens New Military Base In Former ISIS Stronghold

By Tyler Durden — Zero Hedge April 17, 2018 So much for President Donald Trump’s promises to pull US troops out of Syria. Despite the US’s insistence that it intends to pull troops out of Syria (at some point, possibly in the distant future), local media report that the US has set up a new military facility…

Saudi, UAE recruiting 1000s of African mercenaries: Report

Press TV — April 17, 2018 Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are reportedly recruiting thousands of African mercenaries to serve in their military adventurism overseas, including the bloody war on Yemen. Saudi sources told the al-Quds al-Arabi newspaper that the kingdom is likely using Chadian mercenaries in its operations abroad. They said the speculation had…

Debunking 10 lies about Syria and Assad

Chris Kanthan — NationofChange April 17, 2018 When I wrote the article about the “Most Dangerous Decade” two weeks ago, I didn’t realize that my time frame was too optimistic. What’s happening now in Syria has the potential to start WW III. Don’t believe for a second that the Syrian crisis is over after Trump’s…

When Washington Cheered the Jihadists

Daniel Lazare — Consortium News Dec 8, 2017 When a Department of Defense intelligence report about the Syrian rebel movement became public in May 2015, lots of people didn’t know what to make of it. After all, what the report said was unthinkable – not only that Al Qaeda had dominated the so-called democratic revolt against…

The Dog That Didn’t Bark

Israel Shamir — The Unz Review Nov 30, 2017 The best solutions to difficult problems are simple. The Columbus Egg. The Gordian Knot. The Procrustean Bed. So many people strained their fingers trying to untangle the messy knot, until Alexander came and slashed it open with one fine stroke of his mighty sword. Wise men…

Britain’s secret role in Saudi Arabia’s dirty war

Mark Nicol — Mail on Sunday Nov 26, 2017 Up to 50 UK military personnel teaching soldiers who will be deployed to Yemen Thousands of civilians have been killed in bombing raids hitting the country Charity Unicef predicts that 150,000 children could die by the end of 2017 The British Army is secretly training Saudi…

Erdogan accuses US of financing ISIS, breaking promises in Syria

Russia Today — Nov 18, 2017 Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused Washington of betraying Ankara and providing “a lot of dollars” to the Islamic State terrorists. The allegation comes just days after the US acknowledged that it allowed hundreds of armed ISIS militants to escape the besieged Syrian city of Raqqa. “That’s the…

500 million dollars on its way to fund the next war against Syria

Voltairenet.org — Sept 22, 2017 The Süddeustche Zeitung has shed light on the fact that arms are being transferred from the headquarters of the US Air Forces in Europe, based in Ramstein (Germany) and are making their way to the Syrian “rebels”. The weapons, (mainly Kalashnikovs and mortars with their ammunition), have been transferred from…