OPCW Investigator Testifies At UN That No Chemical Attack Took Place In Douma, Syria

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

A former lead investigator from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has spoken out at the United Nations, stating in no uncertain terms that the scientific evidence [...]

The Scandal Behind The OPCW’s Report Doctoring In Douma

By Canyon Ryan, Popular Resistance. -

In 1997, the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) was established to oversee the implementation of the provisions of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC). The CWC aims to [...]

Washington Escalates Mideast War Threat With Strikes On Iraq, Syria

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

A wave of US airstrikes against targets in Iraq and Syria Sunday linked to elements branded by Washington as Iranian “proxies” has sharply escalated the threat of a direct military confrontation [...]

Series Of Wikileaks Release On Fraudulent Report On Chemical Attack In Syria

By Staff, Wikileaks.org -

Today WikiLeaks releases more internal documents from the OPCW regarding the investigation into the alleged chemical attack in Douma in April 2018. One of the documents is an e-mail exchange [...]

Media’s Deafening Silence On Latest WikiLeaks Drops Is Its Own Scandal

By Caitlin Johnstone, CaitlinJohnstone.com. -

This is getting really, really, really weird. WikiLeaks has published yet another set of leaked internal documents from within the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) [...]

Top Syrian Official Says US Has ‘Absolutely No Right’ To Occupy Or Plunder Nation’s Oil Fields

By Jake Johnson, Commondreams.org -

Citing U.S. President Donald Trump's openly stated plan to maintain a troop presence in Syria with the sole purpose of plundering the country's oil reserves, a top Syrian government official said [...]

US Military Convoy Enters Oil Fields In Northeast Syria

By Staff, Presstv.com -

The United States sent new deployments to the Syrian provinces of Hasakah and Dayr al-Zawr from neighboring Iraq on Sunday, according to the state-run Al-Ikhbariya TV. The US vehicles were [...]

Pentagon Chiefs Say US Troops To Stay In Syria For Years

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

Barely two months after US President Donald Trump’s demagogic announcement that he was pulling US troops out of northeastern Syria to fulfill his campaign promise to bring a halt to Washington’s [...]

New WikiLeaks Documents Expose Phony Claims Of 2018 Syria Chemical Weapons Attack

By Niles Niumuth, Wsws.org -

Documents published by WikiLeaks on Saturday confirm that there is significant dissent within the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), the global chemical weapons [...]

The Israel Lobby’s Hidden Hand In The Theft Of Iraqi And Syrian Oil

By Agha Hussain and Whitney Webb, Mintpressnews.com -

KIRKUK, IRAQ — “We want to bring our soldiers home. But we did leave soldiers because we’re keeping the oil,” President Trump stated on November 3, before adding, “I like oil. We’re keeping the [...]

The Hugely Important OPCW Scandal Keeps Unfolding. Here’s Why No One’s Talking About It.

By Caitlin Johnstone, Caitlinjohnstone.com -

The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons is now hemorrhaging evidence that the US and its allies deceived the world once again about yet another military intervention, which [...]

The OPCW And Douma: Chemical Weapons Watchdog Accused Of Evidence-Tampering By Its Own Inspectors

By Jonathan Steele, Counterpunch.org -

Claims that President Bashar al-Assad’s forces have used chemical weapons are almost as old as the Syrian civil war itself. They have produced strong reactions, and none more so than in the case [...]

US Seizure Of Oil Fields Escalates Tensions In Syria

By Bill Van Auken, Wsws.org -

The US has deployed hundreds of troops backed by armored vehicles into oil fields located in Syria’s northeastern Deir Ezzor province, where they are reportedly building two new bases. Turkish [...]

Wikileaks Reveals OPCW Falsified Reports To Blame Syrian Government Instead Of Western Backed-Jihadis!

By Federico Pieraccini, Strategic-culture.org -

A whistleblower from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) delivered to Wikileaks authentic documents to do with investigations into the Douma bombing in Syria in 2018. [...]

Trump’s Syrian See-Saw: From Pullout To Pillage

By Staff, Thepolemicist.net -

First came the withdrawal. It was real, and had a significant effect. Trump ordered the removal of US troops from Kurdish areas, putting an end to the prospect of an independent Kurdish statelet, [...]