“The War on Terror”

Behind the headlines in the “War on Terror”. Otherwise known as the “Fraud of Terror”, which employs flase flags, double agents and a compliant media to create the illusion of a war waged by radical Islamists. When it is in fact being orchestrated by Western intelligence

Putin’s Aleppo Gamble Pays Off

The war is far from over, but it’s beginning to look like Putin’s gamble is going to pay off after all.

Two Russian Su-30s land at Hmeimin Air Base in Syria. Click to enlarge

Can the Sukhoi Su-30 have the edge over U.S. fighters in aerial combat?

Iran is in the process of buying Russian Su-30 air superiority fighters. A look at how it measures up to potential Western adversaries

Jeremy Salt on Anti-Syria Propaganda Escalation

Jeremy Salt on Anti-Syria Propaganda Escalation

As the Syrian offensive against ISIS gains ground, Western propaganda against Syria mounts in parallel

New video from Iranian state television shows captured U.S. sailor crying

State TV broadcasts footage of U.S. sailors weeping after being captured by Iranian Revolutionary Guards. Includes video

Iran to Purchase Sukhoi-30 Fighter Jets From Russia

Filling the one obvious gap in Iran’s defences, a state-of-the-art air superiority fighter capable of confronting just about anything the U.S. or Israel could throw at it

Death mystery spy Gareth Williams was terror plot hero

Death mystery spy Gareth Williams was terror plot hero

The following is a little old but it may serve to illustrate how Western intelligence uses lies, compliant journalists and murder to cover its crimes

A large consignment of Nasr air launched cruise missiles have been delivered to Iran's Air force

Iran Air Force equipped with Nasr cruise missiles

There is absolutely no comparison between Iran’s defence standing today and Saddam’s Iraq or that of Afghanistan in 2001

Prime Minister of Turkey Declares Intention To “Protect” Aleppo

Revealing precisely where Turkey stands in the fight against Islamic State (otherwise referred to as ISIS, ISIL or Daesh)

Some families have ended up in squalid refugee camps on the Syrian border with Turkey

Inside the City of the Damned

A devastating dispatch from Aleppo where crucially, many refugees are fleeing the destruction being wrought by the Western-backed Free Syrian Army

A civil defense team member stands on the debris of a building after a suspected Russian airstrike in Aleppo, Syria on Feb. 5, 2016

The Syria War Will Not Be a Quagmire — Because Putin and Assad Are Winning

Supported by Russia and Iran the Syrian Army is on its way to securing a decisive victory. One that the U.S. and Europe may find hard to swallow

An Exasperated John Kerry Throws In Towel On Syria: “What Do You Want Me To Do, Go To War With The Russians?!”

Has the U.S. abandoned plans to oust Assad?

An Afghan farmer collects raw opium from poppies in Balkh province, Afghanistan. Heroin production in the country has increased significantly in recent years. Click to enlarge

Taliban are ‘close to overrunning Sangin’ where 106 British soldiers died

Were those 106 soldiers cynically sacrificed to ensure Afghanistan’s drugs trade was revived, after the Taliban had all but shut it down?

UAE says ready to send ground troops to Syria

United Arab Emirates ready to join Saudi Arabia and Qatar and deploy troops on the ground in Syria

Pro Assad forces celebrate breaking an ISIS siege of Aleppo. Click to enlarge

As Syria rebels face rout, allies Saudi, Turkey may send troops

The prospect of the war in Syria escalating and spreading looms large as Saudi Arabia and Turkey consider direct intervention to save their proxies.

Iraqi migrant rapes a 10-year-old boy at a swimming pool in Vienna

Authorities are obviously trying to bury stories like this. Police didn’t initially release details of the incident, which occurred early in December and it only emerged through Facebook

After entering Aleppo with Russia’s help, the Syrian army may set its sights on Raqqa

Having lost up to 60,000 soldiers in five years of fighting, the Syrian Army has scored its greatest victory yet. Robert Fisk explains

Not ISIS but Saudi security forces on parade in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Click to enlarge

Saudi Arabia ready to send ground troops to Syria, official says

The announcement came shortly after Russia said it suspects Turkey of planning a military invasion of Syria. Does Saudi Arabia plan to assist Turkey?

Bashar al-Assad’s Syria battlefield breakthrough threatens new wave of refugees

Note the implication being that Assad is behind the flight of Syrian refugees. Not the covert Western-Saudi-Zionist backing for various extremist groups that has precipitated their flight

Russia says it suspects Turkey of preparing incursion in Syria

Is Turkey preparing to go to aid beleaguered Syrian militants who under assault from the Syrian Army supported by Russian air strikes?

Littoral combat ship

New U.S Navy Ship Struggles in Test to Fend Off Attacking Boats

Tests reveal that the U.S. Navy’s latest $362 million Littoral Combat Ship would have difficulty fending off numerous small attack craft. Of the type used by Iran