How Washington Is Positioning Syrian Al-Qaeda’s Founder As Its ‘Asset’

By Ben Norton and Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

March 2021 - marked the 10th anniversary of the Western regime-change war on Syria. And after a decade of grueling conflict, Washington is still maneuvering to extend its longstanding [...]

US Backs Al-Qaeda In Yemen

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

The United States government has designated the main enemy of al-Qaeda in Yemen, the Houthi movement, as a terrorist organization, after spending years backing al-Qaeda in the country. Like [...]

Pompeo’s Iran/al-Qaeda Delusion

By Hajira Asghar, Liberation News. -

With just days left for the Trump administration, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared this week that Iran is the “new home base” for al-Qaeda and announced an additional round of sanctions on [...]

Tehran Hits Back After Pompeo Makes Claims About Al Qaeda

By RT. -

America’s “declassifications” of information about Iran are “fictitious,” Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has tweeted. It followed US State Secretary Mike Pompeo accusing Iran, without [...]