…from SouthFront On June 23rd Britain voted to leave the European Union by 52% to 48% in a national referendum. The outcome of the Brexit referendum has caused strong reaction at home and worldwide. Brexit was supported by the popular majority of Britain and a significant portion of the UK national elite. Even the use […]
…from SouthFront The situation remains tense in and around Aleppo City. After the liberation of the Mallah Farms, the Syrian Army troops are now deployed in only 1,5 km from the militants’ last supply line to Aleppo City – the Castello road. This poses a significant threat to Al Nusra and its allies in Aleppo. […]
Jeff Smith is a man who knows a lot about bombs of all kinds, especially nuclear ones; but here he delivers a bomb of a very different kind, an information bomb.
Informed sources disclosed that the al-Qaeda-affiliated al-Nusra Front has recently received tens of anti-aircraft missiles.
The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the National Defense Forces, supported by Russian warplanes, have seized the al-Ramliyeh village and the nearby hilltops in the southern parts of Hama province.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has backtracked from his neutral position on the Israel-Palestine conflict, and is now “committed” to supporting Israeli settlement expansion on territories it has seized illegally, according to an advisor.
There is a battle going on over technology, but more than that, it’s about education, about the pseudoscience our universities teach to go along with their imaginary history lessons, their love of GMO crops, so much more.
America’s 15-year occupation of Afghanistan has, in the end, hurt America almost as much as the land devastated by carpet bombings and drone attacks.
Syrian Arab Army and Hezbollah units have entered the al-Bahariyah village in Eastern Ghouta, engaging in heavy clashes with militants that had controlled the town. Following series of clashes, the SAA and its allies liberated the village and the nearby Al-Bahariyah Hill and continued advances in the Jisreen Farms.
Jim W. Dean – Obama admitted the obvious last month, that he should have given more thought to the aftermath of a post Gaddafi Libya. But that was some symbolic play-acting going on. It was also a failure of the Pentagon planners, the State Department and our European allies.
This report from the 15th of June by Al-Masdar News shows that the Jihadis holding the enclave of Eastern Ghouta, just outside the capital Damascus, are growing ever more desperate as the Syrian forces pound them: Ghouta rebels attack Syrian Army with nerve gas Islamist militants used, yesterday, toxic gas to halt the Syrian Army’s […]
This is good news, a senior member of ISIS being killed is always good news. However, we don’t know who to congratulate as his death came in an airstrike that has been attributed to the ‘international coalition’.
…from SouthFront The Syrian Arab Army (SAA), supported by Russian warplanes, has taken control of the Al Thawrah oil field from the ISIS terrorist group in the province of Raqqa. Now, pro-government forces are advancing on Al Hawrah, paving the way to the Tabaqa military airport. O June 18, the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (70-80% […]
Jim W. Dean – Uri has another grand slam exposé on Israeli domestic politics, this time on good old fashioned corruption, where in the land of “the people” they cut their fellow citizens no slack.
Jim W. Dean – This Alice in Wonderland scenario of a Syrian ceasefire continues to roll on, where the US is seeking to undermine it to get Assad out of power before the next elections are held.
As any other human being, I am asking why someone would do such a horrendous act targeting and killing innocent people. Islam and the Afghan Pashtunwali code do not allow such a cowardly act.
Here we are, approaching the 15th anniversary of September 11th 2001 and still we have not put this to bed, even though we now have captured Saudi intelligence officers singing like canaries and those 28 missing pages that most likely contain proof of Saudi involvement are tantalisingly close to public release.
Jim W. Dean – What has the corrupt international crime syndicate that is running so much of the West worried is that Putin and his emerging “geopolitical alternative” is a direct threat against their power over our democracies-in-name-only.
The Syrian army and popular forces captured a number of terrorists in the Eastern parts of Sweida province who were transporting Israeli-made ammunition to the ISIS and Al-Nusra forces.
…from SouthFront The Syrian Arab Army (SAA), supported by the Russian Aerospace Forces, has been repelling advances of the Al Nusra Front terrorist group and its allies in southern Aleppo. Jeish al-Fatah, Al-Nusra and some Turkoman units launched an offensive in the direction of the villages of Zaytoun and al-Khalasa and clashes with SAA troops […]
Jim W. Dean – As a general rule of thumb, the former colonial operatives are always on the ground in conflict areas where they have an interest, and don’t worry much about having an invitation.
Jim W. Dean – Throughout the Western world, we see elected leaders growing more disconnected from their constituents, in terms of representing their interests. Most Europeans have rejected manufactured threats.
On June 12, the ISIS terrorist group launched a major assault on the government-controlled Badr Base at the southeastern countryside of Syria’s Dumayr city.
Jim W. Dean – The big news in this story is at the end. The new Libyan unity government (GNA) has retaken Sirte from ISIL, a big surprise there and one we will be looking into as to how they did it.
Jim W. Dean – This is quite a propaganda coup as the jihadis took a video team along to capture the action. It is a perfect example of what the US has been using the ceasefire for, to rearm and resupply the opposition and jihaddis to retake the initiative.
Stepping up the ante in the battle against ISIS, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has now advanced a total of 60 kilometers on the western Raqqa front, thus striking deep inside ISIS heartland. The Syrian army forces backed by their allied forces have established control over the strategic crossroads at Sfaiyeh leading to the northern city […]
Since that report, the fighting has continued. The NAF continues to hold the town of Yasynuvata, which is on the northern outskirts of the city of Donetsk.
Several tons of explosives have been discovered in a captured Daesh stash 3Km North-east of Fallujah. The bags are branded as ‘Refined Sugar’ from Dubai and shipped via Turkey to Iraq: Yet again we are presented with solid evidence to prove that Turkey is supporting IS directly with financial and material backing from the Saudis and […]
Nearly half a century ago I demonstrated to stop the Vietnam War. At the time I was attending Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.
Jim W. Dean – This is a weird story, what is basically a Kurdish force being referred to as Syrian, due to the coalition name they conveniently took. And we have the Syrian Observatory as the source, the CIA front, and then no mention of the US Special Forces involved.