ISIS, ISIL, alleged “beheadings” and other terrorist atrocities

The alleged beheading of James Wright Foley, Steven Sotloff, David Haine and others: were they staged and by whom?

Syria – Volume of Al-Qaeda Propaganda Forecasts Syrian Army Success

The success of the current Syrian government operations against al-Qaeda in Idleb governorate can be measured by the volume of U.S. propaganda against it

Syria - Erdogan (Again) Switches Sides - Delivers New Supplies For Terrorist Attacks

Syria – Erdogan (Again) Switches Sides – Delivers New Supplies For Terrorist Attacks

What was Erdogan promised by the White House for switching sides and backing the militants?

Pro-Terror Groups Create Fake “Atrocities,” News Stories For Anti-Assad Twitter Campaign

Pro-Terror Groups Create Fake “Atrocities,” News Stories For Anti-Assad Twitter Campaign

As the Syrian military closes on the last stronghold of Western-backed terrorists, the corporate media is full of stories about “atrocities” carried out by Assad’s forces.

US spy plane circled between Russian airbase & port facility during Syria drone attack – MoD

Russia claims the drones that attacked its Syrian airbase could be obtained “only from a country possessing state-of-the-art technologies.” Was the US involved?

Israel air strikes and missile barrage designed to show it is still a player in Syria as Assad nears victory

Do recent Syrian gains against Islamic State mean Israel is losing the initiative?

The Egyptian branch of ISIS has declared war on Palestinian terrorist group Hamas after it failed to stop Donald Trump from controversially moving the US embassy to Jerusalem. Click to enlarge

Updated: ISIS declares war on Hamas for, ostensibly, failing to stop Trump’s Jerusalem move

The correspondent who sent this in asked: could it clearer that ISIS is a tool of Israel? Updated with a note from Henry Makow

New Video Emerges Of ISIS Convoys Leaving Raqqa Under US Coalition Watch

Hundreds of Islamic State terrorists leave Raqqa under the gaze of U.S. and British-led forces. Includes video

Masked Sunni gunmen chant slogans against the Iraqi Shiite-led government during a protest in Fallujah city, western Iraq, 07 January 2014. Fresh clashes erupted on 07 January in restive western Iraq between tribesmen and al-Qaeda militants trying to enter the city of Ramadi. The fighting was underway in Ramadi, the capital of Anbar province, as militants of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) were trying to enter the city.

Why Are Trump’s Troops Training ISIS Terrorists?

One can’t understand this U.S. support of ISIS, unless one recognizes the key fact. Eric Zuesse spells it out

Fighters from US-backed SDF describe unimpeded ISIS exodus from Raqqa on their watch

Fighters from US-backed SDF describe unimpeded ISIS exodus from Raqqa on their watch

Assured, no doubt, that they would be able to travel uninterrupted by Western air-strikes. Includes video

US lets militants train, mount attacks from its Syrian bases – chief of Russian General Staff

The head of Russia’s General Staff, Valery Gerasimov, says US forces in Syria are helping to shield and protect ISIS militants who fled from Raqqa

US military presence in Syria ‘must end’, says Russia envoy

Alexander Lavrentiev says US troops have no legitimate reasons to be in Syria, and US justifications are ‘just excuses’

MSM Whitewash Admits US Funds ISIS But There Is Much More To The Story

MSM Whitewash Admits US Funds ISIS But There Is Much More To The Story

ISIS is controlled by the U.S. and NATO, writes Brandon Turdville, and the corporate media has been complicit in this deadly deception

Nearly a third of all weapons used by Isil on the battlefield were manufactured in EU, report claims

The Telegraph’s claim that this is an indication of “how easily weapons can end up in the wrong hands” is a poor cover story. This is more evidence of how the militants were covertly armed, financed and supported by the West and its allies

Russian Su-35 chased away rogue US F-22 jet: MoD blasts US Air Force for hampering Syria op

A Russian interceptor was scrambled to stop a US fighter from disrupting air strikes against Islamic state, says Russian Defense Ministry

Former SDF Spokesman Talat Silo speaks out after defecting to Turkey. Click to enlarge

Defector says thousands of Islamic State fighters left Raqqa in secret deal

A high-level defector from Kurdish-led forces says thousands of Islamic State terrorists left Raqqa in a secret, U.S.-approved deal

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Syria – ISIS Is Defeated – The U.S. Is Next In Line

ISIS has been defeated in Syria. Where please is the “deal” that allows the U.S. to indefinitely occupy north-east Syria as it now officially demands?

When Washington Cheered the Jihadists

Washington helped unleash hell across the Mideast in the naïve belief that jihadist proxies could be controlled and used to do its dirty work

A convoy of US armoured vehicles near the northern Syrian city of Manbij. Click to enlarge

US military to stay in Syria ‘as long as we need to': Pentagon

Although the ostensible reason for U.S. ‘intervention’ is defeated and despite the fact that this was largely accomplished without Western help, U.S. forces will stay

Pentagon likely to announce US has 2,000 troops in Syria, not 500 – officials

With ISIS defeated — largely with Russian and Iranian support — what are 2,000 U.S. troops doing in Syria? It’s a question the Guardian fails to address but we do

Egyptian president faces questions about strategy to control Isis hotspot Sinai province

Egyptian president faces questions about strategy to control Isis hotspot Sinai province

The massacre suggests that despite defeat in Syria and Iraq, ISIS has shifted to Sinai and Egypt’s president can’t contain it