Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yidirim on Friday denounced as a “bare-faced lie” suggestions in Western media that Ankara’s military operation in Syria was singling out Kurdish people rather than jihadists. “They either know nothing about the world, or else their job is to report a bare-faced lie,” Yildirim snarled when asked to comment on claims the operation was not targeting Islamic State.
The Israeli regime has always thought that they could do just about anything they want. No more.
The chemical attack on Ghouta, Syria, took place in the early hours of August 21, 2013. The town was struck by rockets containing the chemical agent Sarin, killing innocent civilians. Iranian correspondent, Shemshadi Hassan, witnessed the attacks and spoke to Sputnik about the tragedy. The Ghouta chemical attack left a death toll ranging from at least […]
– Editor’s note: Since when do generals make foreign policy? I do so love it when the US talks about “indiscriminate bombing” after supporting the Saudi genocide for the past 2 years, supplying cluster bombs and refueling which kills only civilians…. Gordon. – Commander of the US operation in Iraq and Syria, Lt. Gen. Stephen […]
Jim W. Dean – This story reminds me of the classic line, “There is no honor among thieves”. We now see the Kurds have been used as canon fodder by the US after fighting for months to take Manbij from ISIS.
On August 24, Turkey, in close cooperation with the United States, destroyed the hopes of the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) to link up Kurdish cantons in northern Syria and de facto set up a semi-independent state along the Turkish border.
The fact that Iranian troops were fighting in Iraq and Syria was initially suppressed in the Iranian media, but discretion was relaxed when the Islamic State (IS) group advanced through large parts of Iraq in 2014.
Quite what the Turks are playing at here is difficult to discern, they are ostensibly US allies and part of the US-lead coalition but have just attacked a US ally and fellow member of that coalition while at the same time attacking ISIS.
Jim W. Dean – Aleppo has been pushed out of the news with the fighting between the US-backed Kurds and the Syrian Army which had the US threatening to shoot down Syrian planes that even “threatened” US advisers.
Russian government has announced that it aims to launch an operation in Syria against IS, urging Iraqi officials to cancel all flights in Erbil and Sulaimaniyah airports in order to prevent any hazardous incidents from happening.
Jim W. Dean – We now have a dirty dance going on, with the US supporting the Turkish attack on Jarablus to clear Daesh from the border town, but which will also prevent the Kurds from getting that important border town.
What is driving Charles Krauthammer’s political philosophy is ancestor worship, Zionism, and finally the Talmud.
Last weekend, the situation in southwestern Aleppo was remaining tense. The Syrian Army, the National Defense Forces, Hezbollah, and other pro-government militias supported by the Russian Aerospace Forces, made a series to attempts to advance on the areas controlled by Jaish al-Fatah operation room but was not able to make significant gains against.
Counter measures will be taken by US troops in case they “feel threatened” by Syrian or Russian air forces, according to a senior US military official. The warning comes in the wake of a recent incident with Syrian warplanes attacking areas close to US Special Forces.
Klintsevich told the newspaper that “(for now) the nuclear weapons and heavy bombers will not be placed there on a permanent basis, because it would be in violation of international agreements and would create very severe problems”.
China’s recent announcement of an increase of its humanitarian support for the Syrian people and that it would provide additional training to the Syrian forces comes as a “headache for the US,” according to the American media. “As if the multi-party war in Syria weren’t complicated enough, it now appears that the People’s Republic of China has […]
During a visit to Syria On Tuesday, China’s Senior Administration Official have Stated that Beijing would like to have a military relationship with Damascus.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Russia announced that it aims to launch an operation in Syria against ISIL, urging Iraqi officials to cancel all flights in Erbil and Suleimaniyah airports in order to prevent any hazardous incidents from happening. Russia has announced that it is set to launch an extensive military operation codenamed “pervasive destruction”, using 69 Sukhoi […]
…from SouthFront The Kurdish police, Asayish, loyal to the Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) and the National Defense Forces (NDF) loyal to the Syrian government are engaged in intense clashes for control of Hasakah city in eastern Syria. A series of street clashes with usage of small arms, that started on Wednesday has turned into […]
Russia, China, and Iran getting tired of political Satanism.
Ayn Dara and the Syrian Connection
Jim W. Dean – We are seeing a carefully rolled out and shepherded presentation of the “process” involved in Turkey’s geopolitical realignment. Nothing is promised or hyped, but change is definitely in the air.
Jim W. Dean – The forward Iran basing of the Russian TU-23 bombers is a response to the US-NATO-Turkey’s and Gulf State’s reinforcement of both the jihadis and rebels during the ceasefire to put more pressure on Syria’s allies to agree to remove Assad.
George Soros proves himself to be an agent of the New World Order by going after Russia, the very country that has been obliterating ISIS in Syria.
The recent spate of reports that Russian Radio-Chemical Defense (RKhB) Troops have been deployed to the Yamal Peninsula in order to combat an anthrax breakout among the local fauna brought attention to a relatively unknown and even unglamorous branch of the Russian Armed Forces which is tasked with protecting own forces, infrastructure, and civilian population from the effects of weapons of mass destruction.
Beijing and Damascus have agreed that the Chinese military will provide humanitarian aid to Syria, a high-ranking People’s Liberation Army officer said, adding that the training of Syrian personnel by Chinese instructors has also been discussed.
On August 15, commenting various proposals of “humanitarian ceasefires” in Aleppo city, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that short-term truces had helped terrorists resupply munition and get reinforcements.
Jim W. Dean – We know the Russian Defense Ministry monitors VT and is aware of our reporting on the faked Syrian officer cell phone gas attack call which Israel did to get the red line triggered to bomb Assad.
Russian Tu-22M3 strategic bombers have made another blow on the ISIS terrorist group outside the Syrian city of Deir Ezzor.