Moscow and Ankara are carrying out their first joint military operation against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in the Syrian province of Aleppo, the Russian Defense Ministry has announced.
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The Syrian military has additionally deployed large reinforcements, including battle tanks and armoured vehicles, to the Kuweires airbase in the province of Aleppo.
Jim W. Dean – Why the Turkish Air force, on which a fortune has been spent, cannot provide air support for an attack on a modestly sized city with no real air defense, does not look well for the key NATO country.
The US Coalition reportedly carried out a lethal series of airstrikes over the Idlib countryside, killing and wounding scores of civilians near the Turkish border-crossing in Syrian Province of Idlib.
It is unclear why Russia decided to intervene only in October 2015, almost four years after the war began in Syria, when 75% of the territory of the nation had been occupied by Islamist rebels.
More than 20 civilians were killed in a B-52 strike carried out by the US on the Idlib province in Syria on January 3, according to Russian Chief of the General Staff Valery Gerasimov. Gerasimov slammed the Western coalition in Syria for failing to achieve “any meaningful results,” adding that “at the same time, […]
NATO has recently blamed Russia for spreading populist movements all over Europe. Bad move.
Sputnik: The Russian task force in Syria has created a unified air defense network using advanced S-300 and S-400 “Triumf” surface-to-air missile systems, which can reliably defend the nation against aerial attacks both on land and at sea, commander of the Russian military group in the country Col. Gen. Andrei Kartapolov said on Friday. “A […]
Jim W. Dean – Assad has thrown out a major curve ball in stating that he will only be negotiating “everything” with opposition parties which have a grass roots basis among the Syrian people which excludes all the foreign backed terrorists.
The Arab Army, with a strength of 125 000 soldiers, fighting since nearly six years against 200 000 so-called “insurgents” who are in fact 90% of the Islamist mercenaries armed, trained and paid for by foreign Governments and their intelligence services.
The pictures seemingly prove what western intelligence agencies have long suspected: Russia has provided Syria with a wide array of the most advanced missiles in its possession.
…from SouthFront 120 ISIS members have been killed and 10 units of military hardware destroyed, by the Syrian army in the recent clashes near the Tyas Airbase west of Palmyra, according to pro-government sources. The main clashes took place near the village of Sharifah where ISIS continued attempts to pressure government forces in order to […]
Erdogan failed to secure his domestic front before getting sucked into the Syrian civil war.
Jim W. Dean – As Obama heads toward the door, the crimes of his administration against Syria, and especially Aleppo, are going to be thrown at him like rotten eggs and tomatoes.
Jim W. Dean – I continue to be validated in my lonely position that the state-sponsored terrorism engine is the real engine that has brought the scourge to its current level. We can compare and contrast the “terrorism light” that we experienced for several decades with today’s on steroids terror.
Jim W. Dean – Iran was taking a victory lap on its support for Syria today. Almost never mentioned is that it has had 1000 die there, a Persian twist on an old America war saying, “Better to fight them over there”.
Jim W. Dean – I suspect more big terror attacks as an intimidation tactic of what could continue to happen if certain parties see the Syrian situation go against their desired outcome. They will not take it lying down.
The Washington Post is now ineffective because Vladimir Putin, whether NWO like it or not, has already left an indelible mark on the twenty-first century.
Jonas E. Alexis – The criminal minds who supported ISIS and al-Nusra in Syria have been caught red-handed again.
Turkey and Russia agreed on a nationwide ceasefire plan in Syria.
Putin should immediate declare and enforce a no-fly zone over Golan. Then he should give the Israeli squatters one week to evacuate.
A Russian military plane crashed Sunday in the Black Sea as it made its way to Syria with 92 people onboard, including more than 60 Red Army Choir members heading to celebrate the New Year with troops.
Aleppo is now celebrating Christmas! This is a major defeat for NWO agents and Satanists.
Professor Stephen Cohen: Vladimir Putin is potentially America’s most valuable national security partner
Obama has less than a month in the White House. Perhaps he needs to wake up when it comes to Russia.
A Russian newspaper said in a report that the White Helmets Organization is behind the fake reports about Russia’s airstrikes in Syria, adding that the organization is run by British agents.
Jim W. Dean – This is another Gordon classic, and a challenging read. He does a lot of dot connecting on the current stories, but adds the infamous VT touch of digging back into the roots of who is doing what to whom, and why.
Jim W. Dean – We finally had some response from the US today after the new Iran, Russian, Turkey triparte declaration to move forward on a Syrian resolution themselves.
Jim W. Dean – When I did my Debate Show yesterday, they caught me flatfooted about Syria’s Jaafaris confirming the story of the 14 US coalition Intel officers in Aleppo, with their names and nationalities.
Jim W. Dean – As VT predicted, the freeing of Aleppo was quickly followed by a call to renew negotiations, as this move would kill the expected smear claims that Damascus was seeking a military solution.