The West Closes Its Ears to Douma Testimony

By Jonathan Cook from his website -

The response from the US, UK and France to a briefing on Thursday at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in the Hague was perverse, to say the least. Russia had [...]

Search For Truth In The Rubble Of Douma Finds Lack Of Evidence Of Chemical Attack

By Robert Fisk, -

This is the story of a town called Douma, a ravaged, stinking place of smashed apartment blocks – and of an underground clinic whose images of suffering allowed three of the Western world’s most [...]

On Syria – “The United States Is Not In Control”: An Interview With Vijay Prashad

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

We speak with Vijay Prashad, who provides insightful analysis of the situation in Syria and the aerial bombing of Damascus by the US. The US' claims, which were used to justify the bombing, of [...]

Theresa May’s Claims Of Russian Poison Attack Fall Apart

By Moon of Alabama, Moon of Alabama -

The highly constructed drama around the alleged poisoning of a British double agent Skripal and his daughter has thus turned into a surreal play. The British government has so far given no [...]

Media’s Propaganda War On Syria

By Jonathan Cook, -

By Jonathan Cook for Jonathan Cook Blog. If you wish to understand the degree to which a supposedly free western media are constructing a world of half-truths and deceptions to manipulate their [...]

White House ‘Warning’ Of ‘Imminent Threat Of Chemical Attack In Syria’ Is Phoney.

By Alexander Mercouris, -

By Alexander Mercouris for The Duran - A few hours ago the German publication Welt published Seymour Hersh’s exposure of the Khan Sheikhoun chemical attack. In this report Hersh says that the [...]

Pentagon Admits 60,000 Black Soldiers Used In Human Experiment

By TeleSur, -

By TeleSur - The U.S. Defence Department has, for the first time, admitted that it carried out race-based tests on U.S. troops as part of its research about mustard gas. The U.S. Government used [...]

London Activists Occupy Airbus Protest Israeli Weapons Deals

By Ali Abunimah, -

More than twenty activists occupied the London offices of Airbus on Friday to protest the aerospace company’s military cooperation with Israel. “Staff were unable to arrive for work and senior [...]

Mintpress News Says Author of Syria Chemical Weapons Story Being Threatened

By Mnar Muhawesh -

Dale is under mounting pressure for writing this article by third parties. She notified MintPress editors and myself on August 30th and 31st via email and phone call, that third parties were [...]

Syria: Deciphering the Propaganda War over the Ghouta Massacre

By Nafeez Ahmed, -

The ongoing war of words illustrates that Syria is not just a civil war, but a propaganda war being fought for competing geopolitical interests. The end-result of this tug of war between [...]

Revolution, Civil War and Imperialist Intervention

By Marea Socialista, -

This statement on Syria was issued by the Venezuelan revolutionary organization Marea Socialista (“Socialist Tide”) on 8 September 2013. Active since the beginning within the Chavista movement [...]

From Hiroshima To Syria, Name We Dare Not Speak

By John Pilger, -

It is the biggest lie: the product of “liberal realists” in Anglo-American politics, scholarship and the media who ordain themselves as the world’s crisis managers, rather than the cause of a [...]

Does Israel Have Chemical Weapons Too?

By Matthew M. Aid, -

The eastern side of the base, which is surrounded by its own security fence, appears to consist of three large storage bunkers and a buried production and/or maintenance facility. Although not [...]

America’s Tricky Relationship With Chemical Warfare

By Veena Trehan, -

We hear little of a Syrian pipeline Assad won’t agree to, or Julian Assange’s assertion that documents show we have been looking to interfere in Syria for several years. Instead, US leaders [...]

10 Chemical Weapons Attacks Washington Doesn’t Want To Talk About

By Wesley Messasmore, -

Washington doesn't merely lack the legal authority for a military intervention in Syria. It lacks the moral authority. We're talking about a government with a history of using chemical weapons [...]