Where the “War on Terror” has transformed into a war of terror funded and supported by the West against Syria’s President Assad

David Satterfield. Click to enlarge

Trump’s Announced Strategy for Occupying Syria

This has hardly been reported but it is a recipe for conflict. Not only with Syria and Iran but also possibly with Russia too.

As my recent trip to Syria proved, wars can be at their most dangerous when they’re coming to an end

Robert Fisk reports first hand from the frontline in Syria

On the ground in Afrin, it’s hard to know what Kurdish fighters really stand for

There is a smell of “control” about this place and a feeling that all is not as it seems. Robert Fisk reports from the Kurdish-held city of Afrin

The bogus and Western-backed "humanitarian" group, the Syrian White Helmets pose for the cameras. Click to enlarge

The Condensed Case Against the White Helmet Imposters in Syria

A video by Vanessa Beeley for anyone who still thinks that the White Helmets are a “humanitarian rescue” organisation.

Lying in the Afrin hospital, 15-year old Dananda Sido, wounded in the legs and chest running in the street from a Turkish air attack in the Kurdish village of Adamo (Yara Ismail). Click to enlarge

The true victims of Turkey’s invasion of Afrin, Syria: refugees, babies, women and children

Robert Fisk encounters the victims of Turkey’s “surgical” strike on Afrin that echo of similar strikes in Iraq, Afghanistan and Yugoslavia

Syria – Neo-Conservatives Demand “Action” – Hope For A Larger War

Wasn’t Trump’s promise to avoid military entanglements overseas part of what got him elected? So why is he now committed to a 30,000 man army in north Syria?

Militant Islamist fighters wave flags as they take part in a military parade along the streets of Syria's northern Raqqa province June 30, 2014. The fighters held the parade to celebrate their declaration of an Islamic "caliphate" after the group captured territory in neighbouring Iraq, a monitoring service said. The Islamic State, an al Qaeda offshoot previously known as Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), posted pictures online on Sunday of people waving black flags from cars and holding guns in the air, the SITE monitoring service said. Picture taken June 30, 2014.  REUTERS/Stringer (SYRIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST CONFLICT) - RTR3WKNM

ISIS survives because the US will not unite with Russia to destroy it

Despite massive defeats ISIS still has 8,000 to 11,000 fighters scattered across Syria and remains a threat

Uncle Sam Dumps the Kurds (Yet Again)

The Saker explains why treachery lies at the very heart of Anglo-U.S.-Zionist power and why its attempt to rid the Middle East of Shia power have failed

Iran says suspected IS militants arrested after deadly border clashes

Were IS commanders covertly evacuated from Syria late last year so they could open a new front against Iran?

Tinned tomatoes captured from Isis, which originated in the UK. Click to enlarge

How did food from the West Midlands end up in Isis territory in Syria?

Apart from tinned tomatoes captured from Isis, which originated in the UK, Robert Fisk comes across other oddities on his trip to the frontline in Syria

Turkish F-16

2 US Forces Killed in Afrin

Two U.S. military advisors have reportedly been killed in a Turkish air strike near Afrin, in the Syrian province of Aleppo

Rex Tillerson: Russia bears responsibility for Syria chemical attacks

Rex Tillerson: Russia bears responsibility for Syria chemical attacks

Reports of chemical weapons attacks from the same sources have proven unfounded in the past. So why is U.S. Secretary of State repeating this worn canard?

Brett McGurk, center, inspecting the “allies”. Click to enlarge

US secrets, lies and confusion in the North of Syria

The U.S. plans a force of 30,000 men, half of whom would be ex-Democratic Syrian Forces while the other half will be from Daesh (ISIS or ISIL), discretely recycled

Image released by the Syrian White Helmets which shows rescue workers handling victims with their bare hands and inadequate gas masks, undermining claims of sarin usage

BREAKING: Potential false flag gas attack underway in Syria

The fact that these reports come from the Syrian White Helmets and the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights is good reason to question their authenticity

"You Are Now Entering the American Sector"

“You Are Now Entering the American Sector”

Will Syria be partitioned, asks Israel Shamir?

US Plans to Prevent Syria’s Stabilization as Sovereign State – Former UK Envoy

The former UK ambassador to Syria, Peter Ford describes U.S. as being engaged in a desperate “power play” to prove it hasn’t lost Syria to the Russians

US troops will stay in Syria to counter ‘strategic’ threat from Iran

Russia’s intervention in Syria and the defeat of Islamic State is forcing the U.S. to come clean about its real intentions in the region

U.S. troops will stay in Syria to counter ‘strategic’ threat from Iran

As should have been evident from the outset, the U.S. wasn’t in Syria to fight Sunni militants. That was the pretext. The real reason was to establish a forward base for operations against Iran

BBC Betrays the Most Basic Journalistic Principles When It Comes to Syria

BBC Betrays the Most Basic Journalistic Principles When It Comes to Syria

A former journalist turned academic on how the BBC is now little more than a propaganda organ for the New World Order

US Setting Up Large Secret Airbase in Syria to Protect Kurdish-Held Areas

US Setting Up Large Secret Airbase in Syria to Protect Kurdish-Held Areas

This needs to be seen in the context of reports of U.S. plans to set up a 30,000 strong Kurdish militia in parts of Syria