In Syria Probe, OPCW Erased Experts’ Inconvenient Findings

By Aaron Maté, The Grayzone. -

In the early days of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons’ investigation of an alleged chemical attack in Douma, Syria, expert toxicologists ruled out chlorine gas as the [...]

US Lawmakers Raise Questions Over Biden’s Reasoning For Syria Air Strike

By Middle East Eye. -

More than 30 bipartisan US lawmakers sent a letter to President Joe Biden questioning the administration's reasoning for bypassing Congress and launching a military strike in Syria earlier this [...]

Syria Massacre Coverup Shows Danger Of Assange Precedent

By Caitlin Johnstone, Consortium News. -

The report contains many significant revelations, including that the U.S. military has been grossly undercounting the numbers of civilians killed in its airstrikes and lying about it to Congress, [...]

Ex-CIA Analyst On Hidden Realities Of Syria War

By Aaron Maté, The Grayzone. -

As a CIA analyst, David McCloskey covered Syria from 2008 to 2014. He draws on his experience for his new spy thriller, “Damascus Station,” set during the early years of the Syrian war. David [...]

Bellingcat Funded By Contractors That Aided Extremists In Syria

By Kit Klarenberg, The Grayzone. -

Since its launch in July 2014, the self-styled open-source investigations website Bellingcat has cemented itself as a darling of mainstream Western media, with its dives into alleged Syrian [...]

It’s Time To End The US War On Syria, Not Restart It

By Coleen Rowley and Wyatt Miller, Counterpunch. -

The Biden administration’s ending of a 20 year war in Afghanistan is a good sign but its airstrikes in Iraq and Syria last month are a bad sign. These airstrikes highlight the US military’s [...]

Why Is OPCW Chief Fernando Arias Afraid Of His Own Inspectors?

By Aaron Maté, The Grayzone. -

The stated mission of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is to ensure “a world free of chemical weapons.” From his executive suite at The Hague, however, OPCW [...]

Axis Of Resistance Responds To Biden’s Aggression

Richard Medhurst: "The Americans have come under attack in numerous places in Iraq and Syria in the last 24 hours. It appears to me, and I think anyone would agree, to be a coordinated move by [...]

Pressed For Answers On Syria, OPCW Chief Offers New Lies And Excuses

By Aaron Maté, The Grayzone. -

Facing Growing Outcry, OPCW Director General Fernando Arias Went Before The UN And Told New Falsehoods About His Organization’s Syria Cover-Up Scandal — Along With More Disingenuous Excuses To [...]

Biden’s Bombing Of Iraq And Syria Only Serves The Weapons Industry

By Glenn Greenwald, Glenn Greenwald blog. -

For the second time in the five months since he was inaugurated, President Joe Biden on Sunday ordered a U.S. bombing raid on Syria, and for the first time, he also bombed Iraq. The rationale [...]

US Again Bombs Nations On Other Side Of The World In ‘Self-Defense’

By Caitlin Johnstone, Caitlin's Newsletter. -

The US is again illegally bombing nations on the other side of the planet which it has invaded and occupied and branded this murderous aggression as "defensive". "At President Biden's [...]

Sanctions On Syria – A Silent Death And Killing Hope

By Vanessa Beeley, The Wall Will Fall. -

Sanctions are very often described, by those enforcing them, as “non-lethal” measures. I would argue that sanctions, when used as a brutal and vindictive component of a neo-colonialist hybrid war [...]

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 [...]

Resistance Axis Victory

By Richard Medhurst, Press TV. -

Syrians have re-elected Bashar al Assad for a fourth consecutive term as their President. Western nations like Britain, the United States and France have sought to undermine the elections, [...]

Resistance And Aid

By Ramazan Mendanlioglu, Red Pepper. -

In the villages, cities and regions of Rojava, in the predominantly Kurdish north east of Syria, political upheaval has resulted in the largely decentralised self-administration of many areas, [...]