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Russia-gate’s Fatally Flawed Logic

Authored by Robert Parry via ConsortiumNews.com, By pushing the Russia-gate 'scandal' and neutering President Trump’s ability to conduct diplomacy, Democrats and Congress have encouraged his war-making side on North Korea… There was always a logical flaw in pushing Russia-gate as an excuse for Hillary Clinton’s defeat – besides the fact that it was based on […]

Photos Of Aleppo Rising: Swimsuits, Concerts And Rebuilding In First Jihadi-Free Summer

When taxi and bus drivers take journalists into Syria via the Beirut-Damascus Highway these days, there’s a common greeting that has become a kind of local tradition as the drivers pull into their Damascus area destinations. They confidently tell their passengers: “welcome to the real Syria.” Local Syrians living in government areas are all too aware of […]

Al-Jazeera Said To Film False Flag Chemical Attack Against Syrian Civilians

One month after Trump flip-flopped on his Syrian position, launching cruise missile strikes on a Syrian airfield as “after dinner entertainment” during Trump’s meeting with the Chinese president, just days after declaring he would allow the Syrian people to decide the fate of Assad when another “chemical attack” video emerged at the end of March, […]

Did Al Qaeda Fool The White House Again?

Authored by Robert Parry via The Strategic Culture Foundation, In Official Washington, words rarely mean what they say. For instance, if a U.S. government official voices “high confidence” in a supposed “intelligence assessment,” that usually means “we don’t have any real evidence, but we figure that if we say ‘high confidence’ enough that no one […]

Syria Denies, Condemns Use Of Chemical Weapons

With global sentiment turning against Syria again, and even president Trump yesterday saying his opinion on Syrian policy has changed (it was not immediately clear just how), on Thursday Syria’s foreign minister dismissed allegations that the Syrian Army deployed chemical weapons in the city of Idlib, saying the military will never use such weapons against […]

Tulsi Gabbard Versus “Regime Change” Wars

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard is a rare member of Congress willing to take heat for challenging U.S. “regime change” projects, in part, because as an Iraq War vet she saw the damage these schemes do, as retired Col. Ann Wright explains to ConsortiumNews.com. I support Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, going to Syria and meeting with President […]

U.S. GENERAL TELLS SYRIAN MILITARY TO BACK OFF IN THEIR OWN COUNTRY

thedailysheeple.com / JOSHUA KRAUSE / AUGUST 22, 2016 The hubris of our governments knows no bounds. That was made clear on Sunday, when the new US commander of American forces in Iraq and Syria, spoke out against the Assad regime and Russia. Following an incident last week in which Syrian aircraft attacked an area near where US […]

Debate: The Syria Chessboard

21stcenturywire.com / CrossTalk / DECEMBER 10, 2015 21st Century Wire says… Watch this spirited discussion about the twisted rhetoric in the west – and the real facts on the ground in Syria. CrossTalk says: “Recent claims that the US bombed a Syrian military installation may be a telling example of how Washington and its allies intend to […]

The Douma Market Attack: Another Fabricated Pretext for Intervention in Syria?

21stcenturywire.com / BY 21WIRE / AUGUST 21, 2015 21st Century Wire says… If indeed this is a false flag incident designed to demonize the Syrian government and fast-track a US-led military intervention and regime change in Syria – it wouldn’t be the first time. More from Counter Punch… Eric Draitser Counter Punch The August 16, 2015 attack on […]

War Games: The Syrian Military Theater Of Operations In Two Charts

zerohedge.com / By Tyler Durden / 08/28/2013 22:46 Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says that US forces are “ready to go” if the administration decides to strike against alleged Syrian chemical weapon use. As Bloomberg notes in the infographic below, US Navy guided missile destroyers in the Mediterranean Sea are within range of Syrian targets.. and the ships have a combined inventory of […]