Politics

Russian President Putin Accuses ‘Enemies Of Assad’ Of Planning False-Flag Chemical Attacks

April 11, 2017 John Hayward, Breitbart 0

Russian President Putin declared that the recent chemical attack in Idlib, Syria, was a false-flag event, which is an operation staged by one government to make it look like it was committed by another. He said his intelligence sources report that anti-Assad militants are transporting toxic agents into several parts of Syria with the intent of blaming Assad. […]

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War Drums. Israeli Airstrikes On Syria Have Triggered Threats Of Syrian And Russian Retaliation – And Then Counter-Threats of Israeli Retaliation.

March 29, 2017 Tyler Rogoway. The Drive 0

Israel is crossing over the border to carry out airstrikes on weapons shipments to Hezbollah, which is allied with Syria and fighting ISIS. Syria responded by threatening to use scud missiles against Israeli planes if they continue. Israel responded by saying it would take out Syria’s air defenses without blinking an eye […]

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Israeli Attacks In Syria Against Hezbollah Benefit ISIS

March 20, 2017 Jason Ditz, AntiWar 0

Syria, in response to an attack by Israeli forces, fired anti-aircraft missiles and says that one of the attacking planes was shot down. Israel says that the attacks were aimed, not against Syria, but against Hezbollah. Hezbollah is a military force from Lebanon fighting against ISIS, so these attacks are viewed as an Israeli defense of ISIS. […]

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Trump Supplies Armored Vehicles To Syrian Fighters

February 1, 2017 Carla Babb 1

Syria: With the approval of the Trump Administration, armored vehicles with mounted machine guns and grenade launchers were delivered to the Syrian Democratic Forces to fight ISIS. Turkey considers many of the groups within this coalition to be terrorists. In the past, US weapons have fallen into the hands of ISIS under similar programs. […]