“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

Netanyahu waxes eloquent Thursday. Click to enlarge

Why is Israel Absent from ISIS Fight?

Why do we suspect that Israel’s opposition to ISIS is for show only?

Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani  meet at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Click to enlarge

Iran, Russia Boost Nuclear Ties

Both nations grow closer as tensions with Washington mount

John Kerry attended a meeting of Arab states to seek support for Obama's plan for air strikes against the Islamic militants. Click to enlarge

Assad, Moscow and Tehran condemn Obama’s plan for air strikes against Isis

Obama tries to sell another unwanted war as both Germany and Britain back away from participating

We already have boots on the ground in Iraq

Words matter when it comes to issues of war and peace. And the Obama administration’s “military action” or “military engagement” in Iraq and Syria is just war by another name

For Many Iranians, the ‘Evidence’ Is Clear: ISIS Is an American Invention

The New York Times reports on what many Iranians believe while omitting to look at the evidence or mention that many Americans would agree

France calls for new Libya intervention, calls it ‘terrorist hub’ on Europe’s doorstep

Prior to the overthrow of President Gaddafi Libya had been a relatively stable and peaceful state. The NATO led ‘intervention’ helped create this ‘terror hub’

Israeli Defense Minister Ya'alon at Tuesday's Arrow-2 test. Click to enlarge

Joint Israeli-U.S. Missile Test Fails

Although the test was described as only “partially successful”, a partial success with a high-tech missile defence system amounts to failure

Lavrov: West may use ISIS as pretext to bomb Syrian govt forces

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov accuses the U.S. of being “two faced” regarding Islamic State. Implying that he knows that Washington was instrumental in creating the militant group

UK military planning to set up new bases in Middle East

Purportedly in response to the threat posed by Islamic State (ISIS or ISIL)

Aqsa Mahmood before she became a 'Syrian Jihadist'. Click to enlarge

Why Westerners Are Fighting for ISIS

Crucially, the TIME MAGAZINE article omits to tell how Western intelligence is covertly recruiting for ISIS. We fill in the gaps

Islamic State fighters using US arms: study

The captured weapons were reportedly supplied to “moderate rebels” fighting in Syria but this is the latest example of the murky ties between the West and Islamic State (otherwise known as ISIS or ISIL)

Iran Arrests Suspected Nuclear Plant Saboteur

The fact that the saboteur is a Ukrainian national should therefore come as no surprise, given Ukraine’s steady drift West

US ‘not serious’ in fight against ISIS: Iran

“There is still no serious understanding about the threat and they (the U.S.) have as yet taken no serious action,” Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Zarif was quoted as saying

Henry Kissinger: Iran ‘A Bigger Problem Than ISIS’

Of course it is. At least to the Western elite. For through there proxies in power they helped create ISIS in the first place. Whereas, they don’t have any such control over Iran

Qassem Suleimani on the ground near Amerli. Click to enlarge

Iran’s Military Mastermind Was Reportedly Present During Iraq’s Biggest Victory So Far Against ISIS

Commander of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards helped coordinate the fight against Islamic State

The white missile has '373' written on it in Persian numerals, suggesting it might be the Bavar 373. Click to enlarge

Iran announces progress on long-range SAMs

Janes Defence Weekly with more background detail on Iran’s latest air defence weapons

In northeast Syria, Islamic State builds a government

While this Reuters report explains how Islamic State is using a combination of practicality and sheer brutality to consolidate its hold, it omits to mention some crucial points

Cameron and Obama will ‘not to be cowed’ by IS

In a joint statement British Prime Minister David Cameron and U.S. President Obama announce that “Countries like Britain and America will not be cowed by barbaric killers.”

In this photograph released by the Islamic Emirate, we see one of its fighters armed with a French Famas while Paris denies any contact with this organization. In reality, France has armed the Free Syrian Army with instructions to donate two-thirds of its equipment to the Al-Nosra Front (that is to say, Al Qaeda in Syria), as evidenced by a document provided by Syria to the Security Council of the UN. Subsequently several units of Al-Nosra rallied with their weapons to the Islamic Emirate. Moreover, contrary to official statements, the commander of the Islamic Emirate, the current caliph Ibrahim, combined his duties with those of a member of the staff of the Free Syrian Army.

The Grand Saudi Reversal

For 35 years Saudi Arabia has supported Sunni extremism but as Thierry Maisson explains, that may be changing

Irans Air Defense Operation Center (ADOC)

This video offers a glimpse inside Iran’s increasingly sophisticated air defence network. Although in Farsi there is a brief English translation, which reveals a command centre 250 metres below ground