US Shifts Weapons From Iraq To Syria

By Jack Detsch, -

The Pentagon rerouted millions of dollars’ worth of weapons and vehicles from Iraq to Syria in the second half of 2018, Al-Monitor has learned, as US-backed forces cornered the last remnants of [...]

How BBC Depicted Staged Hospital Scenes As Proof Of Chemical Attack

By RT. -

In an extraordinary turn of events, corporate media appears to have been exposed again as an extension of state foreign policy, by a member of the establishment media cabal, manufacturing consent [...]

WMD Take Two: Chemical Weapons Claims In Syria

By Tim Anderson, -

Millions of words have been written about chemical weapons in Syria, and many people are still confused. How can the average person understand this controversy? Rather than debate each incident, [...]

US Will Retain A Military Base In Syria Despite Withdrawal

By Nauman Sadiq, -

The revelation hardly comes as a surprise, though, as John Bolton alluded to maintaining long-term US military presence at the al-Tanf base during his visit to Jerusalem on January 6. The al-Tanf [...]

Israel’s Top Commander Finally Spills Secrets Of ‘Invisible War’ In Syria

By Tyler Durden, Zero Hedge -

For years Israel denied allegations that it had a role in funding and weaponizing the anti-Assad insurgency in Syria, and more often military officials responded "no comment" even when confronted [...]

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 [...]

What Trump’s Syrian Withdrawal Really Reveals

By Stephen F. Cohen, Information Clearinghouse -

Trump’s decision on Syria, coupled with his order to reduce US forces in Afghanistan by half, has been “condemned,” as The New York Times approvingly reported, “across the ideological spectrum,” [...]

Has Trump Been Outmaneuvered On Syria Troop Withdrawal?

By Dick Black, -

The mainstream media refuses to acknowledge that the hardest fighting against ISIS and al Qaeda has been done by Syria and its allies.  Indeed, we label Iran’s fight against Syrian terrorists as [...]

Seven Gates Of Damascus And Concrete Walls Of Kabul

By Andre Vltchek, -

In Syria, it may be autumn now, but almost the entire country is blossoming again, literally rising from ashes. Two thousand miles east from there, Afghanistan is smashed against its ancient [...]

Syria After The Defeat Of Imperialism

By Eva Bartlett, In Gaza and Beyond -

This article and series of videos show realities we do not see in the western media. The US, NATO, Saudi Arabia, Israel, and Turkey have been defeated in their brutal attempt to take over Syria. [...]

A Loose Cannon For Peace

By Robert Koehler, Counterpunch. -

Apparently what’s under assault is war itself, or so the Establishment believes, in the wake of the shocking announcement by the president that he plans to withdraw all 2,000 U.S. troops now [...]

Syrian Kurds Throw Americans Under The Bus

By M. K. Bhadrakumar, -

The Syrian government forces have entered the northern town of Manbij on the Turkish border earlier today. The Syrian military command announced in Damascus that the operation stemmed from the [...]

The Decade-Long U.S. Campaign To Foment Syria’s “Revolution” And Unseat Assad

By Sarah Abed, -

SYRIA — (First published in May, 2017) The fingerprints of U.S. imperialism can be found all over the manufactured insurrection in Syria, in keeping with the ultimate goal of destabilization and [...]

Democrats and Neocons Are the Biggest Losers of Trump’s Syria Withdrawal

By Daniel Lazare, Truthdig -

Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw them from eastern Syria has generated a rich list of winners and losers. Rarely has a strategy backfired as roundly as the Dem-neocon approach has since 2011. [...]

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. [...]