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, [...]

US, UK, EU Barbaric Sanctions Are Killing Syrians

By Vanessa Beeley, The Wall Will Fall. -

In order to review the sanctions against Syria, we must see these sadistic, punitive measures in greater context. We must review US UK and EU neocolonialist foreign policy which invariably leads [...]

White Helmets Corruption Scandal Deepens

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

The decade-long dirty war on Syria proved to be a cash cow for some of the most prominent US and UK regime-change operatives. Western government contractors got hundreds of millions of dollars to [...]

Protecting The OPCW Against Transparency

By Vanessa Beeley, The Wall Will Fall. -

On the 15th April 2021 an extraordinary event took place in the European Parliament, in Brussels. An Ireland South MEP, Mick Wallace, expressed concerns over the Organisation for the Prohibition [...]

‘Progressives’ In The US Are Openly Supporting Biden’s War On Syria

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The Biden administration is doubling down on aggression toward Syria and a small group of progressives is openly supporting US intervention. Clearing the FOG speaks with Max Blumenthal of The [...]

US Sanctions Are Killing Innocent Syrians

By Hasan Ismaik, Foreign Policy. -

A friend of mine was found dead in his bed this past winter because he had no heating. Why? Because U.S. sanctions are hurting ordinary people rather than Bashar al-Assad’s government; there is [...]