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
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.
Falafel read in an AP story that Ambassador Fernando Arias, director-general of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, was mulling over sending his inspectors to Aleppo to investigate the latest Chemical Assad attack, he figured there was a story to be told here. Using his iPhone, Falafel interviews OPCW
More than 100 people were wounded in a suspected toxic gas attack in Syria’s Aleppo late on Saturday. A health official said was the first such assault in the city. Chemical Assad gasses Aleppo, then he accuses opposition forces for his act. The opposition rebels have no gas or mechanism
Syrian government forces clashed with rebels in Hama province on Friday in some of the heaviest fighting in the northwest for a year, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Syrian Civil War year nine coming up fast. The army and allied forces attacked insurgents near the village of Halfaya
Majd al-Assad, Baschar’s young brother, died mysteriously in 2009. Many believe he was suffering from a severe mental illness that took his life; possibly at his own hands. Upon a closer look at the delusional Assad world where using sarin gas in the 21st century is as normal as firing