US, British, French, Israeli and other energy interests could be prime beneficiaries of military operations in Iraq and Syria designed to rollback the power of the ‘Islamic State’ (ISIS) and, potentially, the Bashar al-Assad regime.
On Tuesday, the Syrian army, Hezbollah and Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba fully secured the two strategic hills – Tal Ohod and Tal Bazo – and seized the Tal Mutah hill from Jabhat Fatah al-Sham (formerly Jabhat al-Nusra) and its allies in southwestern Aleppo.
The Syrian government troops and Kurdish fighters have formed a coalition to stand against Turkish army’s incursion into Northern Syria, a retired Syrian army general said.
Trump’s world of great golf, Eastern European street walkers and high quality cocaine should be available to voters and those with stamina to handle it.
Those who think Wikileaks is moving against Hillary aren’t paying attention, of course, many never pay attention – they fail to note who Wikileaks targets and who it serves.
On October 22, clashes resumed between the Syrian government forces and the Al-Nusra-led coalition of militant groups in Aleppo city.
Jim W. Dean – This is a classical Uri Avnery piece, combining his many decades of intimate Israeli military and political history, including first-hand knowledge of some of the accounts of the Yom Kippur War.
Sam Thielman “That show was tape-destruction city, between [the two stars] and all of their other horrible, racist, homophobe, woman-abusing cronies,” Janet said. “It was nearly impossible to cut that show together between the grossness and abuse. But we were contracted to make this guy appear like a hero and maintain the brand not only […]
…from SouthFront On September 30, 2015 Russia announced the start of anti-terrorist operation in Syria and the Russian Aerospace Forces begun to deliver air strikes on terrorist targets, with especial attention to Jabhat Al-Nusra and ISIS, across the country. During consecutive year, the Russian military deployed additional contingent of military advisers and increased military supplies […]
Ian Greenhalgh – Turkey is supposed to be fighting against ISIS, part of the US-NATO coalition, after all, Turkey is a NATO member. So why is Turkey bombing the Kurds who are also part of that coalition and actively fighting ISIS?
Jim W. Dean – Americans are hardly familiar with who Motorola was, but I can zero them in very quickly. Just think of Lt. Dick Winters in the Band of Brothers movie and you will have it.
Jim W. Dean – We are watching the fruits of regime change and destabilization in Iraq getting ready to be picked — now that this weak and corrupt government can no longer hold a fractious state together without outside support.
Jim W. Dean – It comes as no surprise that the rebels are shelling the aid routes. It is their way of voting no for losing their human shields, which makes the use of heavy weapons more likely to rain down on them.
Jim W. Dean – Putin and Lavrov’s “rope-a-dope” tactic of letting the West and its media bash away at Russia endlessly seems to have worked, because the West is losing the credibility war. The proof is growing like weeds all over the alternative media.
Syrian War Report – October 19, 2016: Russia Sets Up Outpost to Fight ISIS Terrorists Deploying from Iraq
…from SouthFront 150 Ahrar al-Sham members evacuated from Bustan Al-Qasir Neighborhood of Aleppo city under the deal with Moscow and Damascus. There are no doubts that this incident will weaken the terrorists’ positions in the area and create a precedent for further withdrawal of militants from the city. Over 30 ISIS terrorists were killed in […]
…from SouthFront Russian and Syrian military scheduled a humanitarian pause in Aleppo city. The pause will take place on Thursday and will be aimed to allow passage to civilians and the withdrawal of militants. Two corridors –will be created for the withdrawal of the militants and six more humanitarian corridors will be opened for the […]
…from SouthFront Since previous military report, the Syrian army, Harakat Hezbollah al-Nujaba, Liwa al-Quds Lebanese Hezbollah have achieved more gains in Aleppo city. They took control of the agriculture school, located south of Tall Asfar, and reached the ”Youth Housing” north of the Hanano Housing. Now, the army and Liwa al-Quds focused on military operations […]
Vice President Joe Biden dismissed suggestions that the White House has failed to respond to Russian meddling in the US election, cryptically stating that Washington would be sending Moscow “a message” regarding its alleged hacking.
Duff explains why a Clinton presidency will lead to disastrous war, leaving Russia and Syria no choice but to push for a military solution.
Jim W. Dean – Get your brained focused, as this is a challenging read, not because of his writing style, but for his taking us down into the belly of the Ottoman souk, where anything and everything is for sale.
The Syrian army and the National Defense Forces (NDF) re-launched attempts to seize the Al-Sha’er Gas Fields from ISIS in Homs province. The government forces stormed ISIS positions southwest of the gas fields and reached its gates. Clashes are ongoing in the area.
Boris Johnson’s idol is Winston Churchill, the man who, in 1938 betrayed both the British people and the whole of Europe by presenting to Parliament ‘sexed up’ information pertaining to the supposed strength of the German airforce.
A recent obscure, planted news story has revealed Israel’s plan for Trump’s lauded ‘October Surprise’, only the imminent threat of nuclear war with Russia, orchestrated by Israeli false flag military action could prevent Trump from circling the drain.
The official representative of Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova speaks about the Western anti-Russian campaign in connection with the Syrian crisis, Moscow, Russia, October 6, 2016.
Gordon Duff – There is one inexorable truth about Trump and this is his relationship with Roy Cohn. However, there is more to it than the story of a spoiled rich boy; everything about Trump, aside from his inherited cash is really about Roy Cohn.
Germany says the rising tension between the United States and Russia is more dangerous than the Cold War.
Jim W. Dean – This was a war crime on steroids. It has the classic “target of opportunity” fingerprint of a large number of government people attending the funeral of the father of the Interior Minister Jalal al-Roweishan, estimated at 1500.
Jim W. Dean – I chose this little girl’s photo for its potential to be the symbol for what has happened to Syria, and the base motives behind it all. America is that sniper because it has kept the war going “for its interests”, while blaming all the horrors on Assad, whom I watched get overwhelmingly re-elected in 2012 as an election observer.
Jim W. Dean – Gordon rips Assange a new one over his fatal Achilles’ heel. Despite all of his penetrations, Israel, the ADL, Shelly Adelson and the whole Jewish Lobby infrastructure worldwide has been able to block Wikileaks from getting into their shorts. It must be a miracle.