Jim W. Dean – Well this is a big surprise. We had a report yesterday that there had been earlier withdrawals by ISIS from Maskanah and a fight to the death delaying force left to inflict as much damage on the Tiger forces as possible in their final assault.
Jim W. Dean – The US Coalition shows its hand once again for using proxy terrorism against Syria. We have a new report that the Kurds are offering ISIS a chance to leave Raqqa to fight the Syrian forces.
Jim W. Dean – The Syrian ceasefire and the intra-Jihadi fighting in Idlib have given the SAA time to clear some if its flank pressure, but Deir-Ezzor is at the end of the line, due to the logistics problems.
US Vice President Mike Pence speaks during the Latino Coalition 2017 Policy Summit March 9, 2017 in Washington, DC. (Photo by AFP) US Vice President Pence has said the Trump administration will “use the full force of the law” to go after those involved in WikiLeaks’ latest episode after the whistleblower website released thousands […]
…from SouthFront The Syrian Air Force has inflicted major damage to Jund al-Aqsa linked to the ISIS terrorist group in the Idlib-Hama countryside. Syrian warplanes destroyed a Jund al-Aqsa gathering near Khan Sheikhoun and a convoy belonging to the terrorist group near Morek, destroying at least 30 militants and 16 units of military equipment including […]
A truce between government forces and pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine will come into force on Feb. 20, Moscow and Kiev said, though some separatists were already labelling it unfeasible.
At least 14 Jewish Democrats are among the sponsors of a bill in the US House of Representatives that would force President Donald Trump to remove Stephen Bannon from the National Security Council.
Jim W. Dean – If Trump keeps this “rule by executive order” binge going, he could become the most sued president in history during their first 100 days.
…from SouthFront The so-called “Democratic Forces” (SDF), backed by the US-led coalition, have retaken the vilalgles of Abu Dallah, Lubaydan and Abu Susah from ISIS in the northeastern countryside of the terrorist group’s self-proclaimed capital of al-Raqqah. Clashes are also ongoing in Mu’ayzilah. On Tuesday, the US-led coalition released a statement, claiming that its warplanes […]
Jim W. Dean – This is cute. Turkey has a huge Air Force and yet it seems it can’t supply air operation to cover it ground operation against al-Bab, with maybe even less than a brigade of IS jihadis there?
President-elect Donald Trump called Tuesday for the cancellation of a multi-billion dollar Boeing contract to build the next Air Force One, calling the ballooning costs “ridiculous.”
A USAF F-22 Raptor fighter jet and its pilot. (Photo by USAF) The US Air Force says a severe shortage of fighter pilots and aircraft has made the force nearly unable to satisfy combat requirements abroad. The USAF is currently authorized to hire 3,500 fighter pilots but it is 752 pilots short, Voice of America […]
Last night, the Syrian Air Force delivered air strikes on the Turkish Armed Forces near the ISIS controlled town of al-Bab in northern Syria, according to local sources in the Aleppo province.
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?
Syrian President Bashar Assad says that US airstrikes which killed 62 Syrian government troops were “intentional” and they lasted for an hour. He added that the US “does not have the will” to join Russia in fighting terrorists in Syria. Speaking to the Associated Press in Damascus, the Syrian leader denied that the airstrikes carried […]
Thomas Mattingly brings us a September Press TV interview on South Sudan agreeing to the deployment of 4000 more UN protection force…peacekeepers who shoot back.
Organized crime groups in large German cities are trying to recruit the refugees living in shelters into their ranks. They are mainly interested in young, strong, and fit males who are to perform the dirty work.
Media sources disclosed that a Chinese military delegation in a visit to Damascus explored avenues for the dispatch of a number of warplanes to Syria to intensify war on terrorism in the Middle-Eastern country.
China to overhaul land troops in bid to transform world’s biggest army into nimble fighting force: sources
China will reorganise more than half of its 1.55 million land force troops, phasing out its army corps as it tries to mould a more nimble fighting force, sources familiar with the military said, adding that strong internal resistance to the change was expected.
Iranian Shi-ite influence in Pakistan is substantial and growing. This may well be a good thing for the Pakistani people because it acts as a counter to the US efforts to control Pakistan.
Mark Gordon, 52, of Ramona, California, seen in the video above is prettymuch why Americans buy so many handguns. Americans get their assault rifles out of suspicion of government and police but the handguns are meant for people like Mark Gordon, not for “Messicans and Nigras” as is so often portrayed by the press.
Editor’s note: The original article was quickly blocked by the CIA. We sat on this for 3 months, seemingly long enough for their base or bases to be set up, their pilots chosen and they are now ready to create that “red line” false flag attack that would kill the cease fire deal in Syria […]
Russia used six long-range bombers to target terrorist forces and oil sites in Syria, the Russian Defense Ministry reported, saying it’s intensifying airstrikes near Palmyra. The Tu-22M3 bombers flew all the way form the Russian territory to deliver their deadly cargo, the report said. The ministry also released a video of the operation. The airstrikes […]
Poland does not like or trust Russia, this is a deep-seated antipathy within the Polish collective mind that has existed for centuries, quite understandable as the Poles have been invaded, conquered and occupied by Russia more than once.
There may be more to this story than a simple death in a DC hotel room, however it may not be the something the Daily Beast suggests of a suspicious, brutal death.
Jim W. Dean – Lavrov also spills the beans on the US trying to get its al-Nusra terrorist buddies included within the new Aleppo ceasefire lines, which comes as no surprise to us here at VT.
Article by Col. Randall Smith, Ph.D., Commander, NECN, contributing writer for geoengineeringwatch.org To a very great extent, America is fighting several wars – some on foreign soil, one on our own. Aside from disrupting or eliminating the flow of items key to survival (clean water, nourishment, sanitary living conditions, etc.), governments (federal and state) are executing plans […]
Russian military forces deployed to Syria reportedly fired upon Israeli aircraft on at least two occasions over the past six months leading to the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu seeking to enhance coordination mechanisms.
Syrian fighter jets pounded and destroyed the military centers and headquarters of the ISIL Takfiri terrorists in Deir Ezzur province, inflicting heavy losses and casualties on them
…from SouthFront People’s Liberation Army Navy officials acknowledged the existence of the first indigenously built aircraft carrier for the PLAN on December 31st, 2015. The carrier is based on the same Soviet era template as the Liaoning currently in service, and is being built in the same Dalian shipyard as its predecessor. The Liaoning was […]