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Intelligence Veterans Voice Doubts on Syrian Crisis

Donald Trump’s new Secretary of Defense, retired Marine General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, during a recent trip to Israel, commented on the issue of SyriTa’s retention and use of chemical weapons in violation of its obligations to dispose of the totality of its declared chemical weapons capability in accordance with the provisions of both the […]

Syria in Talks To Buy Russian Air defense Systems: Assad

Syria says it is negotiating with Russia to buy state-of-the-art Russian missile defense systems to help defend the Arab country against Israeli and American aggression. President Bashar al-Assad made the remarks to Venezuelan channel Telesur. A transcript of the interview appeared on the official Syrian Arab News Agency on Thursday. “It’s natural that we should […]

French “Investigation” in Syria Neither Impartial nor Independent

After any crime, regardless of scale, a swift, impartial and independent investigation is required if any accountability at all is desired. The French government, in the wake of an alleged “chemical weapons attack” near Syria’s northern city of Idlib, has claimed that it is “committed to ensuring that the perpetrators of this heinous attack are […]

Syria In Talks To Buy Russian Air defense Systems: Assad

Syria says it is negotiating with Russia to buy state-of-the-art Russian missile defense systems to help defend the Arab country against Israeli and American aggression. President Bashar al-Assad made the remarks to Venezuelan channel Telesur. A transcript of the interview appeared on the official Syrian Arab News Agency on Thursday. “It’s natural that we should […]

Intelligence Veterans Voice Doubts On Syrian Crisis

Donald Trump’s new Secretary of Defense, retired Marine General James “Mad Dog” Mattis, during a recent trip to Israel, commented on the issue of SyriTa’s retention and use of chemical weapons in violation of its obligations to dispose of the totality of its declared chemical weapons capability in accordance with the provisions of both the […]

French “Investigation” in Syria Neither Impartial Nor Independent – Editorial

After any crime, regardless of scale, a swift, impartial and independent investigation is required if any accountability at all is desired. The French government, in the wake of an alleged “chemical weapons attack” near Syria’s northern city of Idlib, has claimed that it is “committed to ensuring that the perpetrators of this heinous attack are […]

Israel Provides Air Support for Syrian Jihadists — Again

A compound near Damascus International Airport was hit with five strikes at around 3:25 A.M. local time on Thursday. But following its normal bad neighbor protocol, Israel has declined to confirm that it was behind the attack. Instead, Intelligence Affairs Minister Yisrael Katz said in an interview on Thursday morning that the attack in Syria […]

Israel Strikes Iran-Backed Base In Syria

Israel struck an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese group Hezbollah near Damascus airport on Thursday, Syrian rebel and regional sources said, targeting weapons regularly sent from Iran via commercial and military cargo planes. Video carried on Lebanese TV and shared on social media sites showed the pre-dawn airstrikes caused a fire around the […]

German Soldier Posing As A Syrian Refugee Arrested For Planning ‘False Flag’ Terror Attack

A German soldier found posing as a Syrian refugee has been arrested for allegedly planning a “false flag” shooting attack that would be blamed on asylum seekers. The unidentified soldier was detained when he went to retrieve a loaded pistol he had hidden in a bathroom at Vienna International Airport. The public prosecutor’s office in […]

Israel Provides Air Support for Syrian Jihadists -Again

A compound near Damascus International Airport was hit with five strikes at around 3:25 A.M. local time on Thursday. But following its normal bad neighbor protocol, Israel has declined to confirm that it was behind the attack. Instead, Intelligence Affairs Minister Yisrael Katz said in an interview on Thursday morning that the attack in Syria […]

Israel Strikes Iran-Backed Base in Syria

Israel struck an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese group Hezbollah near Damascus airport on Thursday, Syrian rebel and regional sources said, targeting weapons regularly sent from Iran via commercial and military cargo planes. Video carried on Lebanese TV and shared on social media sites showed the pre-dawn airstrikes caused a fire around the […]

German Soldier Posing As A Syrian Refugee Arrested for Planning ‘False Flag’ Terror Attack

A German soldier found posing as a Syrian refugee has been arrested for allegedly planning a “false flag” shooting attack that would be blamed on asylum seekers. The unidentified soldier was detained when he went to retrieve a loaded pistol he had hidden in a bathroom at Vienna International Airport. The public prosecutor’s office in […]

Russia And Qatar: Back Channel Diplomacy Over Syria – Editorial

Two of the world’s seemingly most unlikely partners, Russia and Qatar, have been moving closer to one another over the past year in spite of their polar opposite views towards the War on Syria. It’s well known among the global public how Moscow supports the democratically elected and legitimate leadership of President Assad, while Doha […]

Turkey Bombs Kurdish-Held Areas in Iraq & Syria, Says ‘Terrorists’ Targeted

The Turkish Air Force has hit two Kurdish-held areas in Syria and Iraq, saying the bombardment targeted PKK “terrorists.” Local Kurdish militias confirmed the strikes, speaking of a number of dead and wounded among fighters and civilians. The aerial strikes on Iraq’s Sinjar region and in northeastern Syria were carried out early Tuesday, according to […]

Turkey Bombs Kurdish-Held Areas In Iraq & Syria, Says ‘Terrorists’ Targeted

The Turkish Air Force has hit two Kurdish-held areas in Syria and Iraq, saying the bombardment targeted PKK “terrorists.” Local Kurdish militias confirmed the strikes, speaking of a number of dead and wounded among fighters and civilians. The aerial strikes on Iraq’s Sinjar region and in northeastern Syria were carried out early Tuesday, according to […]