The ‘War On Terror’ Scam Continues

By Caitlin Johnstone, Caitlin's Newsletter. -

ISIS has reportedly claimed credit for an explosion near Kabul's Hamid Karzai International Airport. As of this writing there are around 90 dead including 13 US military personnel, though to [...]

Fake News Hoax About ISIS Exposed

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

The top US newspaper has been exposed for overseeing another large-scale fake news operation. The main source for the New York Times’ award-winning podcast, Caliphate, has been arrested and [...]

US’ Theft Of Syrian Oil Has Very Little To Do With Money

By Steven Chovanec, Mintpress News. -

Near the end of July, one of the most important recent developments in U.S. foreign policy was quietly disclosed during a U.S. Senate hearing. Not surprisingly, hardly anybody talked about it and [...]

PKK Letter To The United States

By the PKK, ANF News. -

Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) Foreign Relations Committee wrote a letter addressed to the American people and President Donald J. Trump responding to the comparisons made between the Kurdish [...]

By Protecting Syria’s Idlib, The US Created A Safe Haven For Baghdadi And ISIS

By Dan Cohen, -

October has been a tough month for the motley crew of self-styled Syria experts and regime-change diehards who spent years cheering on the so-called “moderate rebels.” First, the “Free Syrian [...]

US Democrats Cultivated The Barbarism Of Isis

By Staff, -

There is something profoundly deceitful in the way the Democratic Party and the corporate media are framing Donald Trump’s decision to pull troops out of Syria. One does not need to defend [...]

Was Timber Sycamore The Program That Created ISIS?

By Brandon Turbeville, -

Despite the repeated demonstrations of the fact that the United States and other Western nations have armed, supported, and funded terrorists in Syria from the beginning of the crisis in 2011 as [...]

Critics Of Syria Withdrawal Fueled Rise Of ISIS

By Max Blumenthal, -

President Donald Trump’s announcement of an imminent withdrawal of US troops from northeastern Syria summoned a predictable paroxysm of outrage from Washington’s foreign policy establishment. [...]

Engaging The ISIS Threat: Time For A Method Yet Untried

By Marc Pilisuk, -

By Marc Pilisuk for TRANSCEND Media Service - Part of ISIS, (sometimes considered to be the whole thing), is an organization that has military power, controls vast territory in Syria and in Iraq [...]

Islamic State: The Genesis Of A Sectarian Frankenstein

By Nauman Sadiq, -

By Nauman Sadiq. Looking at the Islamic State’s astounding gains in Syria and Iraq in 2014, a question arises that where does its recruits get all the training and state-of-the-art weapons that [...]

The Never Ending US Wars

By Tom Engelhardt, -

By Tom Engelhardt for Tom's Dispatch. Here’s a footnote to America’s present wars that’s worth pondering for a few moments. The U.S. Air Force is running out of ordinary bombs, smart bombs, and [...]

How Anand Gopal Directed People To Join ISIS And Shills For “Regime Change” In Syria

By Staff, -

By Staff of Moon of Alabama - In his recent interview with Democracy Now Gopal makes several assertions that are completely contradicted by the public and historic record and are thus evidently [...]

Trump Drives US Deeper Into Middle East War Quagmire

By Medea Benjamin, -

By Medea Benjamin for the Guardian. Donald Trump loudly criticized President Obama’s air campaign against Islamic State as “too gentle” and called for a reassessment of battlefield rules designed [...]

US Airstrikes Killed 230 Civilians In Mosul In One Night

By Jason Ditz, -

By Jason Ditz from As the US airstrikes in the Iraqi city of Mosul are increasingly concentrated around densely populated neighborhoods in the city’s west, the death toll from those [...]

US Was Aware Of ISIS And Sought Regime Change In Syria

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By Mintpress News. WikiLeaks brought renewed attention to an audio recording in which Secretary of State John Kerry admits not only that he supported war in Syria for the purpose of overthrowing [...]