“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

RAF prepares for bombing raids using Storm Shadow ‘bunker busters’

Western support for a more extensive military campaign in the Middle East gathers pace

Tarkhan Batirashvili, Sergeant of Georgian military intelligence, has become one of the main leaders of the "Islamic Emirate" under the assumed name of Abu Omar al-Shishani.

Who Makes Up the “Islamic Emirate”?

The “Islamic Emirate” is changing shape discreetly. No longer composed primarily of Arabs, but a mix of nationalities that suggest its creators plan to use it against Russia and China. Thierry Meyssan explains

British, Iranian leaders to discuss IS at first talks since 1979

French President Francois Hollande was also set to meet Rouhani Tuesday

Iran unveils indigenous combat drone armed with missiles

Iran unveils indigenous combat drone armed with missiles

Iran’s deputy defence minister says the new drone has an increased operational range with the capability to track, chase and intercept intruding aircraft

US Ambassador to the UN addresses delegates. Click to enlarge

Obama’s U.N. Ambassador Admits Fight Against ISIS Designed to Take Out Assad in Syria

Obama’s UN ambassador Samantha Power says the real purpose of the fight against ISIS is to overthrow Assad

US expands airstrikes into Syria to hit Islamic State

US expands airstrikes into Syria to hit Islamic State

Despite warnings from Russia and Iran that such action could be considered a violation of sovereignty tantamount to an act of war

Ken O’Keefe on Press TV’s The Debate – Islamic State

Press TV talks to Ken O’Keefe and former U.S. intelligence officer Bob Ayers about Islamic State militants

Turkey accused of colluding with Isis to oppose Syrian Kurds and Assad following surprise release of 49 hostages

Turkey vehemently denies any colluding with Isis over the release of 49 of its diplomats

Hezbollah: US Bombing Iraqi Army, Popular Forces’ Positions Not ISIL

It was predicted that something like this would happen. Now reports are coming in that U.S. airstrikes are intentionally hitting Iraqi government forces

Air strikes alone will not defeat Islamic State – Tony Blair

True to form, the man who sent British troops to Iraq and Afghanistan says troops will be needed on the ground to fight Islamic State militants

The Geopolitics of Gas and the Syrian Crisis

“Opposition” armed to thwart construction of Iran-Iraq-Syria gas pipeline

“Boots on the Ground” against ISIL? US Generals Challenge President Obama on Ground Troops in Iraq, Syria

Over the past several days, both White House and Pentagon spokesmen have issued “clarifying” statements in an attempt to smooth over what increasingly suggests something close to insubordination by the top uniformed brass against the president.

Abducted aid worker Alan Henning. Click to enlarge

‘I cannot see how it could assist any State’s cause to allow the world to see a man like Alan dying’

We explain why an appeal for mercy for captive aid worker may be futile

Iran, China prepare to conduct unprecedented joint naval drills

Joint naval drills with China mark another step in Iran’s development as a regional power

Israeli Envoy: Nuclear Iran is a ‘Thousand Times’ More Dangerous Than ISIS

Israeli envoy speaks out against the U.S. forming an alliance against ISIS with Iran

Kamal al-Labwani. Click to enlarge

Prominent Syrian opposition leader urges rebel cooperation with Israel

What some regard as “terrorists” others see as “freedom fighters”. Like Kamal al-Labwani, a prominent Syrian “opposition” leader

Israeli drone spying on Iran took off from Nakhchivan: Sources

Anonymous sources say the Israeli drone recently downed near Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility took off from an air base in Azerbaijan’s Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic

ISIS releases Hollywood style propaganda video in response to US plans to deploy troops in Iraq threatening the 'fighting has just begun'

ISIS releases Hollywood style propaganda video in response to US plans to deploy troops in Iraq threatening the ‘fighting has just begun’

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Iran’s Rouhani Blasts ISIS and ‘Ridiculous’ U.S.-Led Coalition

President Rouhani condemns ISIS for its savagery. But also takes issue with the alliance against it, saying included nations that helped ISIS with weapons and training

Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen Martin Dempsey. Click to enlarge

Dempsey: If conditions change, US ground troops could be sent to Iraq

With moves to authorise another $500 million for ‘Syrian rebels’ — to fight Islamic militants rather than overthrow Assad — Gen Dempsey admits that US troops could still be deployed