…from SouthFront The Syrian Republican Guard has repelled another ISIS offensive in Deir Ezzor. The fighting took place near the Deir Ezzor Airbase, the Tamin Brigade base and in the cemetery area. Earlier this month, ISIS allegedly transferred its self-proclaimed capital from Raqqah to Deir Ezzor amid the continued US-backed advance on Raqqah. If true, […]
What is key to this is how Trump is raising cash, direct payoffs to his personal wealth laundered through the Trump and Alterra hotel companies, cash payoffs from foreign governments paying for US attacks, arms deals and for US diplomatic support for ethnic cleansing and support of terrorism
The European Union has warned that the bloc could redefine the entire status of its relations with Turkey in light of recent developments in the country and amid growing disputes between the two sides.
A Turkish dissident leader revealed that the pharmaceutical companies affiliated to Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government have provided the terrorists in Syria with Sarin gas, reiterating that Ankara has been directly involved in Khan Sheikhoun chemical attack.
As results are coming in on the Turkish Referendum that would give President Recep Tayyip Erdogan extended constitutional powers, the major cities in Turkey are reporting a lead in the No vote. ” ‘No’ has the lead in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir, three major cities in Turkey in #TurkeyReferendum. ‘Yes’ is ahead countrywide,” according to TRTWorld.com on […]
Editor’s note: The western press, sometimes called the fake news or MSM is in total lockstep with the supposedly “new” and totally “neocon” Trump regime. VT had warned of this, all the right wing bloggers, the InfoWars guys, the Webb and Fetzerites who were gulping down Zio-Ziklon kool aid. There is no one left but […]
Jim W. Dean – This interview by Assad is the strongest and most comprehensive I can remember seeing, in terms of the powerful Western countries he lists in his verbal “perp walk” of who the terrorists are in Syria.
Editor’s note: The phony “anti-Trump” press, owned and run by the same gangster/oligarchs that run Trump and his Kosher Nostra cabinet, are covering up General Mike Flynn’s criminal dealings with Turkey while working with Trump and even inside the White House. Flynn’s deal with Turkey was no secret to Trump whose personal coffers overflow with […]
Jim W. Dean – Henry Kamens gives us an interesting analysis on the ever-changing Mr. Erdogan, who has a lot of irons in the fire. Iran and Russia are on the spot with their errant tripartite partner.
Jim W. Dean – The Flynn story refuses to go away, but it is just the tip of the iceberg. He is by no means the first to cash in on his former high government position experience.
Operation Euphrates Shield, the supposed operation by the Turkish Army to combat terrorism has just come to an end and this announcement that the Turkish forces that invaded Syria and there to stay is a de facto admission that Turkey has always intended to seize Syrian territory and a de jure annexation of that territory.
Jim W. Dean – The cat is out of the bag on this story, the mention of Gulen being a major US Intelligence asset, and that being just a bit of a hurdle for turning him over to Turkey.
…from SouthFront On March 29th, Turkey officially declared that its military operation in northern Syria, known as Operation Euphrates Shield, finished after achieving all its goals. The decision was announced during the meeting of the Turkish National Security Council that was attended by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “It was noted that Operation ‘Euphrates Shield’, […]
The Turkish military has successfully completed its ‘Euphrates Shield’ operation in northern Syria, the Turkish National Security Council has announced. The NSC meeting on Wednesday was attended by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “It was noted that the Operation ‘Euphrates Shield’ which was started with the goal of ensuring national security, preventing the threat from […]
President Erdogan is the worst villain on the world stage today, eclipsing even his friend Bibi Netanyahu in the bad-guy stakes. He is largely responsible for the creation of ISIS and has the blood of millions of innocent people on his hands.
Gordon Duff – We will now tell that story. Putting highly classified and actionable intelligence “out there” is high risk for a variety of reasons.
Gordon Duff – General Michael Flynn was considered by military and intelligence insiders and the only guy who really understood human intelligence. He was, and “was” is the operative term, the best and the brightest, the guy who transcended the pack.
Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on Turkey to pursue a more realistic approach to regional developments, emphasizing that “self-restraint” is an integral part of neighborhood.
The situation in the Netherlands, on the face of it, has all the characteristics of a political farce, but when one digs a little deeper, what lies beneath is far more sinister and dangerous.
Source: Pravda.Ru photo archive Yet another problem has occurred in relations between Vladimir Putin and Recep Erdogan just before a meeting of the presidents. As Pravda.Ru reported, Turkey refused to take in ships which arrive from the Crimea. ‘Lately our ships from Sevastopol have not been moored in the port of Zonguldak. It’s a very […]
Trump’s “Super-Sewer:” Flynn Paid Ex-FBI Agents, Behavior Analysts In Lobbying Work For Turkish Government
Former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s lobbying work for the Turkish government involved payments to several former FBI officials and a retired admiral who served in a top intelligence role for the joint chiefs of staff.
Jim W. Dean – Putin and Erdogan do their dirty dance in Moscow, trumpeting their cooperation on Syria, despite Erdogan having already violated the Tripartite’s published pledge to respect Syria’s sovereign integrity.
The Turkish military targeted with rocket and artillery fires, positions for Syrian government forces and their allies in the western Manbij countryside, according to pro-government sources.
Gordon Duff – Hundreds of US Marines invade Syria, and “invade” is the term, as nobody invited them and nobody believes they are going to do anything against ISIS, unless they “go rogue” and murder their own commanders like was done in Vietnam.
Turkish Prime Minister and the leader of Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Binali Yildirim gives a speech during an AK Party’s group meeting at the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) in Ankara, on February 21, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says his country will not plan […]
Jim W. Dean – We were not aware of the water plant strategic need until two days ago. This is why the SAA bypassed Deir-Hafer, not even stopping to cut the road off behind it.
Jim W. Dean – Russia stated today that there are no instances of YPG attacks on Turkey, inferring that Turkey has no justifiable security need to continues its push toward Manbji.
US Sets Up Military Base in Syrian Manbij to ‘Defend It From Turkish Attack’ The fall of al Bab, more a “change of flags” exercise, with pro-Turkish ISIS withdrawing on Turkish Army trucks, than a military operation, has serious consequences to the United States. Erdogan has announced he is going to take Manbij, the Kurdish […]
Gordon Duff – Russia issued a secret ultimatum to Turkey today. It is very possible that President Trump will only learn of this through VT, so we will be as exacting as possible. Our sources are direct and “high” or “highest.”
The relationship between Putin’s Russia and Erdogan’s Turkey has been a matter of great interest to us for a long time now. It has been very difficult to discern anything at all about that relationship and that remains the case, despite several notable events that have seen the apparent nature of that relationship change.