Syria

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

ISIS Attempts to Shoot Down Russian Jet - See What Happens!

ISIS Attempts to Shoot Down Russian Jet – See What Happens!

Actually this looks like a Syrian Air Force Mig rather than a Russian Air Force jet but this is very amusing. Even if the filmmakers hadn’t intended it to be so

Syria: Russian attack helicopters annihilate IS targets

Syria: Russian attack helicopters annihilate IS targets

Russia’s Ministry of Defence released footage show strikes outside Palmyra, Thursday. Wreaking the sort of damage that America never got round to inflicting

Convoy of Russian vehicles leaves Hmeimim airbase in Syria for Palmyra

Russian tanks roll into ancient Syrian city of Palmyra

As mass graves uncovered. Includes video

Death toll from east Damascus air strikes rises to 33, monitor says

One has only to see the source of this report to suspect that this is more disinformation disguised as “news”. Yet it is broadcast without question throughout the media

Why Western Media Try to Downplay the Importance of Palmyra's Liberation

Why Western Media Try to Downplay the Importance of Palmyra’s Liberation

Russian and Syrian froces have gained a notable victory with the liberation of Palmyra. Although you might not think so judging from the Western media

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