U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton has warned the Syrian government it should not see the impending U.S. military withdrawal from the country as an invitation to use chemical weapons. In reality, Bolton warns Assad himself against chemical weapons use. HOLLOW WARNINGS Bolton’s warning rings hollow as American leverage in
Donald Trump is a man who likes himself, and likes people who could make him money. Period. Anyone telling you otherwise, send him packing. One fact became clear recently, Donald Trump dislikes Jews enough to pull the U.S. troops out of Syria and leave Israel alone to fight for her
The ISIS excuse fosters Syrian occupation and oppression by the various actors with a stake in Syria. Actors who flip between keeping Syria a Russian enclave, carving Syria for the Kurds, and building a Tehran-Beirut corridor. Each party involved in Syria is fighting ISIS, except the U.S. has long decimated
Politicians mired in a tit-for-tat blame game over Trump Syria withdrawal fiasco have forgotten one important element. Where is Austin Tice in all of this? Why did President Trump not seek his release conditional upon the withdrawal? Once again, just like Barack Obama before him, a U.S. President gives up
Greece has seized drugs worth more than 100 million euros ($113 million) after intercepting a Syrian ship sailing for Libya, the coast guard said on Friday. It’s possible Assad regime smuggling drugs to destabilize Libya. Officials found about six tons of processed cannabis and 3 million super-strength “Captagon” amphetamine pills
The U.S. on Friday accused forces backed by the Syrian government and Russia of firing tear gas at civilians; then falsely claiming it was a rebel chemical weapons attack. State accuses Syrian Government and Russia of the Aleppo gas attack it used as an excuse to bomb civilians in Idlib.