Turning Protests In Lebanon Into An Anti Hezbollah Campaign

By Elijah J Magnier, Ejmagnier.com -

In 1975, Lebanon went through 15 years of violent and destructive civil war. The circumstances before the beginning of the war were aimed at destroying and removing the Palestinian Liberation [...]

Everything You Were Told About The Syrian War Was Wrong – Until Now

By Robert Fisk, Independent.co.uk -

That wars end very differently to our own expectations – or our plans – was established long ago. That “we” won the Second World War did not mean the Americans would win the Vietnam war, or that [...]

UNAC Statement On The Situation In Syria: U.S. Out!

By Staff, Nepajac.org -

The United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) stands in solidarity with the long-suffering people of Syria.  We oppose all foreign occupation of Syrian territory.  Syria belongs to the [...]

Algerian ‘Hirak’ Is Neither A Revolution Nor A Social Movement

By Imad Atoui, Dailysabah.com -

Debates about the ongoing Algerian movement called "Hirak" are still highly contested and unclear among political commentators. Political scientists find it difficult to identify, with clearly [...]

The Blatant Illegality Of US Interventions In Syria

By Ron Forthofer, Informationclearinghouse.info -

The US is increasing its military presence in Syria.  In, “Trump OKs wider Syria oil mission, raising legal questions” the AP reports: "President Donald Trump has approved an expanded military [...]

The New Middle East That’s Coming

By Conn Hallinan, Fpif.org  -

The fallout from the September attack on Saudi Arabia’s Aramco oil facilities is continuing to reverberate throughout the Middle East, sidelining old enmities — sometimes for new ones — and [...]

On Bragging About Murdering People You Turned Into Terrorists

By Staff, Davidswanson.org -

You cannot promote the rule of law by loudly bragging about committing murder. You cannot end terrorism by committing terrorism. Here is a U.S. president openly proclaiming that he has committed [...]

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

By Dan Cohen, Thegrayzone.com -

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 [...]

PCHR Gaza: 95 Civilians Shot And Injured, Including 43 Children, At 80th Great March Of Return

By Staff, Imemc.org -

Israeli forces continued to use excessive force against peaceful protesters, wounding 36 civilians with live bullets and shrapnel in addition to other injuries in the upper body due to direct [...]

Freedom Rider: The Baghdadi Scam

By Margaret Kimberley, Blackagendareport.com -

Donald Trump says that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed by the United States military. Baghdadi was the founder of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), which is also known as ISIS and [...]

Trump Shifts From Ending “Forever Wars” To Sending Tanks Into Syria’s Oil Fields

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper Friday confirmed that Washington would leave military forces in Syria to maintain control of the country’s principal oil and gas fields. The Pentagon is [...]

Baghdadi Dies Yet Again

By Abdel Bari Atwan, Raialyoum.com -

We never knew how good an actor President Donald Trump was until his press conference on Sunday announcing that US Special Forces had killed Islamic State (ISIS or Daesh) leader Abu-Bakr [...]

Trump And NY Times Admit US Imperialist War In Syria

By Finian Cunningham, Strategic-culture.org -

From extraordinary candid admissions made separately by US President Donald Trump and the New York Times, there can be no illusion about what American forces are really deployed in Syria for. [...]

Russian MoD: Washington Loots Syrian Oil And Transports It Outside Country

By Staff, Sana.sy -

Moscow, SANA- Russian Defense Ministry affirmed that what Washington does in Syria is a looting and burglary on a state level. Commenting on satellite images that were taken last September and [...]

Israel Prevents UN Special Rapporteur From Traveling To Palestine

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Special rapporteur of the United Nations Organization on human rights in Palestine Michael Lynk condemned Israel for preventing him Thursday from traveling to the Palestinian territories, [...]