Special Edition: Sanctioned Countries Speak Out On COVID-19

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

On May 9, 2020, the Sanctions Kill coalition based in the United States held the first in a series of webinars on the United States' illegal economic coercive measures imposed on 39 countries and [...]

US Continues Its War On The Rest Of The World

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

It isn’t clear who the next president of the United States will be but the terrible handiwork of Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and Donald Trump are [...]

US And Iran Making Moves Toward De-escalation

By Oraib Al-Rantawi, Middle East Monitor. -

Almost simultaneously, Iran started to withdraw its Revolutionary Guards from Syria — according to Israeli media leaks and western media confirmation — while the US started to withdraw its [...]

OPCW Insiders Slam ‘Compromised’ New Syria Chemical Weapons Probe

By OPCW Insiders, The Grayzone. -

We have read the first Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons Investigation and Identification Team (IIT) April 2020 report on alleged chemical attacks at Ltamenah. We observe that, [...]

COVID-19 Stimulus Bill Funds State Dept/USAID Operations That Helped Trigger Polio Outbreak

By Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

While the $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill was authored in the spirit of beating back a pandemic, buried deep within its text is a stipend for the US State Department operations dedicated [...]

The OPCW Is Used As A Political Tool Against Syria

By Steven Sahiounie, MidEast Discourse. -

OPCW Fact-Finding Mission (FFM) has determined that chemical weapons have been used or likely used in Syria. The first report of the OPCW was released April 8 and points a finger at the Syrian [...]

Sanctions Kill People

By Eva Bartlett, RT. -

A recent opinion piece in the Washington Post proposing a new oil-for-food scheme, this time in Venezuela, surprisingly acknowledges that sanctions “can also end up harming the people that they [...]

Four Whistleblowers Claim OPCW Is Silencing The Truth

By Aaron Mate, The Grayzone. -

A new Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) whistleblower has surfaced in response to a malicious and factually flawed attack by OPCW leadership on two veteran [...]

Two OPCW Whistleblowers Confront Leadership Over Douma Deception

By Aaron Mate, Thegrayzone.com -

Two whistleblowing inspectors at the center of an Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) cover-up scandal are demanding that their suppressed findings get a fair, [...]

Even NATO Is Unwilling To Touch Turkey’s Idlib Mess With A Ten-Foot Pole

By Scott Ritter, Information Clearinghouse. -

Having been hit by the Syrian Air Force in Idlib, Turkey has called on NATO’s protection, but as much as the alliance would like a fight with Assad and his ally Russia, it’s refused to back [...]

As Usual, Western Media Grossly Distort Syria’s Conflict

By Staff , Strategic-culture.org -

Western news media are once again distorting the conflict in Syria with lopsided coverage this week, claiming to focus their concern on a humanitarian crisis in the northwest of the country. [...]

REVEALED: The British government’s covert propaganda campaign in Syria

By Ian Cobain and Alice Ross, Middleeasteye.net -

Documents obtained by MEE reveal how British contractors recruited Syrian citizen journalists - often without their knowledge - to promote 'moderate opposition' The British government covertly [...]

In Search Of ‘Alex’, The Elusive OPCW Whistleblower

By Brian Whitaker, Al-bab.com -

Last October a mysterious whistleblower surfaced in Brussels complaining of irregularities in the OPCW's investigation of a suspected chemical attack in Douma, Syria. "Alex" – as the [...]

It’s Time To Reclaim Syria’s Road To Recovery

By Pepe Escobar, Asiatimes.com -

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, neo-Ottoman extraordinaire, is not exactly inclined to commit seppuku, the Japanese act of ritual suicide. But if not through the perspective of neo-Ottomanism, how to [...]

OPCW Investigator Testifies At UN That No Chemical Attack Took Place In Douma, Syria

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

A former lead investigator from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has spoken out at the United Nations, stating in no uncertain terms that the scientific evidence [...]