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

Terror trial collapses after fears of deep embarrassment to security services

Before this disappears entirely down the memory hole, a reminder that the West supports Syrian “opposition” groups that some might see as terrorists. The definition is a matter of expedience

President Assad. Click to enlarge

Assad says Turkey Erdogan’s army fighting in Syria

Syrian President Assad says Turkish President Erdogan and Saudi Arabia have “crossed all possible red lines”

Capture of Palmyra shows Russian forces still key in Syria

Russia’s role in helping Syrian forces recapture the ancient city of Palmyra shows that it is not about to abandon President Assad, as some Western analysts have suggested

Spetnaz Special Forces in Dagestan

How Russian special forces are shaping the fight in Syria

Unlike U.S. special forces currently advising Iraqi and Syrian forces from behind the lines, Russian special forces are participating in combat alongside Syrian troops

Russian Military Orders 10,000 Medals for Troops in Syria

An indication of the actual number of Russian military personnel involved in operations in Syria

Syrian Army officers gather outside a damaged palace in Palmyra. Click to enlarge

Why is Cameron so Silent on the Recapture of Palmyra?

The silence was deafening as the executioners fled Palmyra this weekend. Obama and Cameron were as silent as the grave to which Isis have dispatched so many of their victims

Israeli Air Force: Russian Air Power in Syria Remains Robust

Israeli Air Force: Russian Air Power in Syria Remains Robust

S-400 anti-aircraft system remains and has been joined by attack helicopters, which have replaced Russian fighter-bombers

Russia's awesome firepower drives Isis out of Palmyra

Russia’s awesome firepower drives Isis out of Palmyra

Proving its arms technology is every bit as sophisticated as the West’s, Russia delivers decisive blows to militants that make U.S. efforts seem pale in comparison

Still from Russian drone footage of 2_000_year old amphethetre in Palamyr

Syria forces retake Palmyra in major victory over IS

The Syrian Army continues its advance backed by Russian air strikes. Includes video

Exposed: Plans to Balkanise #Syria

Syrian Girl with some more perceptive observation and commentary

Last Week Erdogan Warned Brussels Could Be Bombed

We repost this because after the March 13 bombing in Ankara, Erdogan warned there was no reason to stops bombings “in Brussels”

Aleppo city of contrasts. Click to enlarge

A tale of two cities in Aleppo: Rubble on one side, packed restaurants on the other

Stark contrast between government held areas and those held by opposition forces, which are steadily shrinking

Does Google basically work for the White House?

Internet giant offered to assist in efforts to overthrow Syria’s President Assad

Aerial photo of Russian airbase in Latakia, Syria. Click to enlarge

US military: Russia pulls most strike aircraft from Syria

U.S. military and intelligence officials confirm that Russia has started to withdraw some its air combat capability from Syria

Putin Leaves All Options on the Table in Syria

Considering the resources expended, Russia’s operation in Syria has been labeled by many analysts to have been a great success

Three young British girls thought to have joined Islamic State. Click to enlarge

Reports link Islamic State recruiter to Canadian Embassy in Jordan

Head of Canadian Embassy in Jordan, and Stephen Harper’s former bodyguard, arrested in Turkey for helping 3 young British girls travel to Syria to join Islamic State.

Hillary Clinton and the Syrian Shoah

Hillary Clinton and the Syrian Shoah

Israel is not the only one to blame for the Syrian shoah; as a newly disclosed email reveals, Hilary Clinton shares some of the responsibility.

Russia jets continue strikes in Syria, Moscow says

Air strikes prepare the way to push Islamic State completely out of the ancient city of Palmyra

Russian Air Force: Syria withdrawal to be complete in 3 days

Russian Air Force: Syria withdrawal to be complete in 3 days

President Vladimir Putin warned Thursday that Russia can again build up its forces in Syria “in a few hours” if necessary, and will continue striking extremist groups

Russia and Victory

Putin’s announcement of the «withdrawal of the main group» of Russian forces has provoked a new campaign of disinformation in the Western media. Thierry Meyssan explains